MIND OVER MATTER YOUTH DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE 2ND ANNUAL
The goal of the Back-to-School Teen Explosion Conference© is to bridge school success with career and college readiness by providing a learning event for youth in the Sandhills Region of North Carolina. The conference empowers teens to embrace personal school achievement and life beyond high school, by linking teens to real life opportunities to meet local business owners and participate in activities relevant to their future.
ABOUT THE EVENT The Back-to-School Teen Explosion Conference© is the only event of its kind offered to youth in the southeastern region of North Carolina.
DATE: Friday, July 27, 2012 TIME: 9:00AM-2:00PM NUMBER OF TEENS: 200 TARGET GRADE LEVELS: 7th-12th TARGET AGE GROUPS: 13-18
The participants will… B Gain knowledge on how to prepare for the 2013 school year for academic success. B Understand through relevancy, the link between school and work-force development. B Meet local business representatives to learn more about possible career opportunities.
B Complete a career assessment to gain customized knowledge about potential careers that may be of interest to participants. B Gain knowledge about how to prepare for life after high school.
A Division of T. Pinckney & Associates, LLC
Westover Recreation Center 267 Bonanza Drive Fayetteville, NC
With the support of local businesses, this event brings a unique tradition for local businesses to serve an unmet need in the Sandhills Region. This Conference offers teens an authentic Backto-School experience in a dynamic, hands-on, challenging and fun atmosphere by... B Testing their abilities B Boosting their confidence B Challenging their knowledge and skills
Conference Features Business/Community Exposition-The exposition is one of the major attractions of the conference. B Businesses will come together to display products, services, and information about careers, after-school and summer employment internships. B Local colleges will provide students with firsthand information on college admission information and financial aid. B Nonprofit agencies that serve teens, will provide information on local resources and services available to teens. Teen Focused Workshops-Participants will attend breakout sessions such as the following topics: â€œWhy Do I have to Learn this Stuff?â€?: School Success for the 2012-2013 school year â€œLife Beyond High Schoolâ€?: College and Beyond, preparing for college with a 10year plan â€œShow me the Moneyâ€?: Financial Literacy and the importance of managing finances â€œI am Overcome by Anxiety!â€?: Tips on how to prepare for the SAT & ACT College Entrance Exams â€œHabits of Mindâ€?: Interactive activities designed to utilize critical thinking skills needed for school success â€œMy Character Prepares me for Employability Skillsâ€?: Creative presentation of character education and workforce skills needed for after-school/ summer employment and internships
The Workforce Readiness Pipeline SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES We are seeking sponsors for the 2nd Annual Back-to-School Teen Explosion ConferenceÂŠ to provide invaluable support in the delivery of this event. Sponsors of the Back-to-School Teen Explosion ConferenceÂŠ will be provided with an opportunity to: B Highlight industry careers, products, and other initiatives relevant to youth and their parents. B Demonstrate support for the prevention of youth delinquency by exposure to options after graduation B Enhance corporate image by demonstrating a willingness to support youth. B Introduce an internal company program to the community that few may be aware of. B Enhance marketing image by demonstrating efforts to address the future of work-force development as good corporate citizens.
Disclaimer: The target audience for attendance at this conference is minors. T. Pinckney & Associates reserves the right to reject any sponsorship and/or vendor exhibitor that is not suitable for
WHY BECOME A SPONSOR? Becoming a Back-to-School Teen Explosion ConferenceÂŠ Sponsor means contributing to the development of youth and the quality of life in our community. As a sponsor, you will be ensuring the success of an event that strives to educate youth and their parents. If you desire to brand your company as a good corporate citizen, the Back-to-School Teen Explosion ConferenceÂŠ has several sponsorship opportunities for companies of all types and sizes. Should you have a specific request or need, we can also develop a sponsorship package tailored especially for you.
Contact Information: Dr. Teresa Thompson-Pinckney firstname.lastname@example.org 910-960-7867 (phone) 888-623-4034 (fax) www.mymindovermatter.com
Sponsorship Levels School Success Sponsor $500
Back-to-School Premier Sponsor $2,000
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Full page ad in souvenir program Speaking opportunity at conference 1 Booth in Exhibit Area Company name/logo on all print materials Company banner ad on Teen Conference web page Company name/logo/link on social media campaigns (Facebook/Twitter/Email, etc.) Exclusive press release sent announcing company’s sponsorship of Teen Conference Verbal acknowledgment of appreciation as a “sponsor” throughout conference Option to display company banner Logo items in participant bags 3 Scholarships for Teens to attend conference Workforce Breakfast or Lunch Sponsorship $1,000 (2 Spaces available)
Full page ad in souvenir program 1 Booth in Exhibit Area Company name/logo on all print materials Company banner ad on Teen Conference web page Company name/logo/link on social media campaigns (Facebook/Twitter/Email, etc.) Logo items in participant bags Signage on Breakfast or Lunch Tables 2 Scholarships for Teens to attend conference
Half page ad in souvenir program 1 Booth in Exhibit Area Company name/logo on all print materials Company name/logo/link on social media campaigns (Facebook/Twitter/E-mail, etc.) Option to display company banner in the Student Success breakout room Logo items in participant bags 1 Scholarships for a Teen to attend conference
Areas of Sponsorship Give-a-ways: Youth Explosion is in need of sponsors to donate items as give-a-ways and raffle prizes to conference participants.
Registration Materials: Sponsors are needed to support production costs of all materials given to registered participants. This includes items such as: bags, t-shirts, pens, pencils, educational booklets, school supplies and conference folders/binders.
Lunch/Refreshments: Companies have the opportunity to sponsor Lunch and refreshments for the exhibitors and workshop facilitators.
A-la-cart: Customized sponsorship opportunity (i.e., ad in souvenir program, booth in Exhibit Area).
Small Business Sponsor $250
Half page ad in souvenir program 1 Booth in Exhibit Area Company name/logo on all print materials Company name/logo/link on social media campaigns (Facebook/Twitter/E-mail, etc.) Logo items in participant bags 1 Scholarships for a Teen to attend conference Nonprofit Sponsor $150
Half page ad in souvenir program 1 Booth in Exhibit Area Company name/logo/link on social media campaigns (Facebook/Twitter/E-mail, etc.) 1 Scholarships for a Teen to attend conference Community Citizen Sponsor $50
Listed as a Community Citizen Patron in souvenir program 1 Scholarship for a Teen to attend conference
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The Mind OVER Matter Youth Development Institute (YDI) provides educational support services to agencies and professionals who work with youth. The institute comprises of a team of educators, consultants and researchers who seek to advance the effectiveness of youth development.We work in partnership with our clients to support academic, social and personal development in youth. The Mind OVER Matter YDI is a youth professional service division of T. Pinckney & Associates.
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Upon receipt of your sponsorship, you will be contacted with specific details about submission of ads, electronic logos and other sponsorship details.
Or For Faster Acceptance Application and Payment may be Faxed to 888-623-4034 Emailed to email@example.com Submitted online at www.mymindovermatter.com I have enclosed a check in the amount of: $ Please charge my: Credit Card #: Expiration Date: Signature:
Conference Managed by: T. Pinckney & Associates, Teresa Thompson-Pinckney, firstname.lastname@example.org
PO Box 53654 Fayetteville, NC 28305 910-960-7867 (phone) 888-623-4034 (fax) www.mymindovermatter.com
T. Pinckney & Associates specializes in program development and management services for nonprofit, education and governmental agencies. We are a proud owner of the Back-to-School Teen Explosion Conference©.
Published on Mar 18, 2012
The goal of the Back-to-School Teen Explosion Conference© is to bridge school success with college and career readiness by providing a learn...