Sponsors/Partners

Foundation Support

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Oakland CARES Fund for Artists and Arts Nonprofits, made possible by the City of Oakland Economic & Workforce Development Department, Cultural Affairs Division and administered by Center for Cultural Innovation.

 

 

Oakland Art Murmur is supported by a grant from the Alameda County Arts Commission ARTSFUND.

 

 

Patron Level Sponsor

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Oakland Central is your portal to Downtown Oakland from the Uptown Arts and Entertainment District to the Jack London waterfront, from Chinatown to Koreatown, from Lake Merritt to Old Oakland, and everything in between. This is the place to get the scoop on Oakland’s best shopping, dining, nightlife, entertainment, local artists, outdoor adventures, community events, and much more.

 

 

Benefactor Level Sponsor

 

 

Expanding access to the economy. Block, Inc. is Square, Cash App, Spiral, TIDAL, TBD, and our foundational teams such as Counsel, Finance, and People that provide guidance at the corporate level. These are our building blocks, united by our shared purpose of economic empowerment. We’re creating tools to help expand access to the economy.

 

 

Advocate Level Sponsors

 

 

SLATE Art offers the talents and 30+ years of combined experience of Principals Shelley Barry and Danielle Fox in one full-service art agency. Their mission of is to create opportunities for people to live, work, and engage with art that delights and stimulates the mind and senses, inspires creativity and innovation, and expresses our clients’ individual taste and values.

 

 

D’Amore Law Group was founded by Tom D’Amore in 1994 with the mission of securing justice for innocent people and their families. The law firm sees the value of community and commits itself to giving back. 

 

 

Community Partners

The Bay Area Mural Program is a nonprofit organization of artists dedicated to facilitating and creating public art. Our vision is to turn bare, blighted walls into artistic gateways into the community’s surrounding environment. Explore our projects, shop BAMP artwork, and join our mural tours to discover how we create murals through a process of community engagement by involving local residents when designing and painting.

 

Open Oakland bridges technology and community for a thriving and equitable Oakland. As part of the Code for America Brigade network, we are a welcoming and inclusive volunteer group of developers, designers, data geeks, and citizen activists who use creative technology to solve civic and social problems.

 

Oakland First Fridays is an immersive art and community experience on the first Friday of each month from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th Street. Oakland’s KONO district springs to life with for this event, with galleries, artist collectives, street artists, local culinary artisans, performers, musicians, dancers, DJ’s, and poets gathering for Oakland First Friday events.

 

The New East Bay Open Studios is a free annual art event that brings the art-loving public together with artists in the East Bay. It spans 4 weekends in June* and begins with a festive Opening Celebration/Preview Exhibition at Oakland’s historic Scottish Rite Center followed by three inspiring weekends of artist open studios and exhibitions.

 

Studio 23 acts as a studio and workshop during the day for artists and owners, Jessica and Wesley E. Warren.  Once a month the Studio is open to the public and will feature work by local bay area artists.

 

 

BECOME A PARTNER OR SPONSOR 

  1. Review the list of sponsorship categories.
  2. Determine the most appropriate sponsorship category for your business or organization.
  3. Email us at whatsup@oaklandartmurmur.org or click the box below to get the conversation started!

All sponsorships must be mutually agreed upon and subject to approval by the Oakland Art Murmur Board of Directors.

Community Partners

In-kind collaboration for mutual benefit

  • Logo placement and a link to your website (if applicable) on our Sponsors page

Media Partners

In exchange for in-kind donation or discount, recognition by OAM as a Partner

  • Logo placement on the homepage of OAM’s website, with a description of your organization on our Sponsors page
  • Opportunities to engage with a growing network of patrons of the visual arts at events

Individual

Annual Donation of $50  

  • As a thank you we will send you an “art” button and sticker to show your pride
  • Early access tickets to OAM events
  • Discounts on OAM branded gifts

Supporter

Annual Donation of $150 or more

  • Benefits of an Individual Membership
  • VIP admission to special events
  • Discounts on tickets for guests for special events
  • Exclusive access to purchase works of select artists

Advocate

Annual Donation of $500 – $999

  • Your name listed as a financial supporter on our website
  • Logo placement and a link to your website (if applicable) on the homepage of OAM’s website, with a description of your organization on our Sponsors page for one calendar year
  • Complimentary event tickets (limited number)
  • Opportunities to engage with a growing network of patrons of the visual arts at events
  • Sponsor Gift Pack

Enthusiast

Annual Donation of $1,000 – $1,999

  • Logo placement on six Oakland Art Murmur email newsletters for one calendar year
  • Logo placement and a link to your website (if applicable) on the homepage of OAM’s website, with a description of your business on our sponsors page for one calendar year
  • Complimentary event tickets (limited number)
  • Opportunities to engage with a growing network of patrons of the visual arts at events
  • Sponsor Gift Pack

Benefactor

Annual Donation of $2,000 – $4,999

  • Logo placement on the Oakland Art Murmur twice monthly email newsletter for one calendar year
  • Logo placement (if applicable) on the website homepage, with a description of your business on our sponsors page for one calendar year
  • Complimentary event tickets (limited number)
  • Opportunities to engage with a growing network of patrons of the visual arts at events
  • Opportunity to create advertising and promotional material in consultation with OAM to generate visibility in connection with sponsorship
  • Sponsor Gift Pack

Patron

Annual Donation of $5,000 and above

  • Primary logo placement on the printed Oakland Art Murmur gallery maps for one calendar year
  • Primary logo placement on the Oakland Art Murmur twice monthly email newsletter for one calendar year
  • Logo placement (if applicable) on the website homepage, with a description of your business on our sponsors page for one calendar year
  • Complimentary event tickets (limited number)
  • Opportunities to engage with a growing network of patrons of the visual arts at events
  • Opportunity to create advertising and promotional material in consultation with OAM to generate visibility in connection with sponsorship
  • Sponsor Gift Pack