​​​​THE MIELKE FOUNDATION’S “A REEL FUTURE” CHARITY FISHING TOURNAMENT
SEPTEMBER 8TH – 9TH, 2017
DOWNTOWN TAMPA | MARRIOTT WATERSIDE


The MIELKE Foundation’s “A Reel Future” Charity Fishing Tournament is on its way to becoming one of the

largest fishing tournaments in the Tampa Bay area. Do you want to be the

“Best in the Bay”? Do you and your team have what it takes?
The “A Reel Future” tournament is pairing the finest captains in the area with business leaders, corporations, sponsors,

and individuals in a 2-day event focused on fishing, fun, food and helping the over 400,000 foster children

in the system today. Only the best will do which is why we are working with iTrekkers to hand-select the

“Best Captains in the Bay” taking our Teams on an In-Shore Slam Tournament.

“A Reel Future” Tournament will take place the weekend of September the 8th – 9th in downtown

Tampa and will be hosted at the 4-Star Marriott Waterside. Our Captains Party will be hosted with the

“Tampa Boat Show” held at the Convention Center Friday Evening.

The MIELKE Foundation’s “A Reel Future” Tournament has been put together to promote & help children

in foster care find forever homes, have a better quality of life and get the chance

to experience the great outdoors while fishing. Joining together with quality & reputable non-profits

focused on foster children in our community and beyond, the MIELKE Foundation is working to bring

our next generation of youth in foster care to the forefront of success.  Do not miss the opportunity

to be a part of this exciting tournament with first class events, prizes & winning the title of

“Best in the Bay”


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
PRESENTING SPONSORSHIP – $25,000
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Exclusive naming rights to the tournament, i.e. “ABC Company presents MIELKE FOUNDATION Charity Fishing Tournament”
Full page advertisement in tournament program
Sponsor logo on tournament website linked directly to sponsor website
Logo representation and inclusion on:
– Tournament shirts
– Press Releases
– All media
2 – Complimentary Tournament Entries ($5,000 Value)
– 2 Tournament boats: 4 anglers/boat fishing with official tournament captain
– 2 Room nights at Tampa Marriott Waterside ($600 Value)
4 Tickets for guests to attend tournament events ($600 Value)
Table décor-sponsorship incorporated in every table
Sponsor presentation (speaking opportunity at Captains Dinner and Awards Party)
Banners/Signage at all events & staging
Sponsor representation on winners trophy
Sponsor presentation of winner trophy for tournament
First Right of Refusal for sponsorship for future tournaments
1 Complimentary offshore all day fishing trip for 4 on a 31 Contender with Captain Tommy LaRonge & Misty Wells* (value $1,500)
*Before/After tournament excludes red snapper season (10 days)
4 Guests on “A Reel Future” offshore half/day trip on Double Eagle
Autographed/Personalized Mike Alstott signed football presented at tournament on stage plus 2 tickets to Buc’s game in Alstott Suite
Logo on the “Reel Future” 6-foot dolphin located at Clearwater Marina & will be present at the tournament each year

SNOOK SPONSORSHIP – $10,000
Full page advertisement in tournament program
Sponsor logo on tournament website linked directly to sponsor website
Logo representation and inclusion on:
– Tournament shirts
– Press Releases
– All media
1 – Complimentary Tournament Entry ($2,500 Value)
Includes 1 tournament boat: 4 anglers fishing with official tournament captain
2 Tickets for guests to attend tournament events ($300 Value)
Sponsor presentation (speaking opportunity at Captains Dinner and Awards Party)
Banners/Signage at all events & staging
1 Complimentary inshore trip for 4 with Captain Tommy LaRonge and Misty Wells* (value $650.00)
*Before/After tournament, half day
2 Guests on “A Reel Future” offshore half/day trip on Double Eagle

REDFISH SPONSORSHIP – $5,000
Half page advertisement in tournament program
Sponsor logo on tournament website linked directly to sponsor website
Logo representation and inclusion on:
– Tournament shirts
– Press Releases
– All media
1 – Complimentary Tournament Entry ($2,500 Value)
Includes 1 tournament boat: 4 anglers fishing with official tournament captain
2 Tickets for guests to attend tournament events ($300 Value)

TROUT SPONSORSHIP – $2,500 (1 SOLD)
Half page advertisement in tournament program
Sponsor logo on tournament website linked directly to sponsor website
Logo representation and inclusion on:
– Tournament shirts
– Press Releases
– All media
2 Tickets for guests to attend tournament events ($300 Value)

CAPTAINS DINNER SPONSORSHIP – $7,500
This exclusive sponsorship will underwrite the Captains Dinner on Friday evening and includes the following benefits:
1 Tournament entry – 1 boat with captain for 4 anglers
Verbal recognition during dinner
Opportunity to display table top
Logo on tournament shirts

TOURNAMENT AWARDS PARTY SPONSORSHIP – $7,500
This exclusive sponsorship will underwrite the Awards Party Saturday afternoon and includes the following benefits:
1 Tournament entry – 1 boat with captain for 4 anglers
Verbal recognition during dinner
Opportunity to display table top
Logo on tournament shirts

ANGLER SHIRT SPONSORSHIP – $5,000 (SOLD)
This sponsor will supply the official angler shirts and includes the following benefits:
Company logo in large print on front of shirt
2 tickets to attend events

AWARDS SPONSORSHIP – $2,000
This sponsorship will underwrite the Awards and includes the following benefits:
Company logo on awards
2 tickets to Awards Party
Verbal recognition at Awards Party
Opportunity to display table top
Logo on tournament shirts

TOURNAMENT FUN STOP (4) – $1,500 EACH OR IN-KIND
This sponsorship will provide food/drinks/giveaways on own boat or one provided, for anglers to visit during tournament*

and includes the following benefits:
Opportunity to provide promotional items to anglers
Fly banner on boat
2 tickets to Awards Party
Logo on tournament shirts
*Anglers are incentivized to visit fun stops

BOX LUNCH SPONSORSHIP (SOLD)
This exclusive sponsorship will provide the anglers’ to-go lunch on Saturday

and includes the following benefits:
Verbal recognition during lunch
Opportunity to include item in deluxe angler buckets
Opportunity to display table top

BREAKFAST SPONSORSHIP – 200 ANGLERS/$1,000 OR IN-KIND (SOLD)
This exclusive sponsorship will provide the anglers’ dockside breakfast on Saturday

and includes the following benefits:

Verbal recognition during breakfast
Opportunity to include item in deluxe angler buckets
Opportunity to display table top

HAT SPONSORSHIP $1,000 (SOLD)
Company logo on hat
Logo on tournament shirts

OTHER INVOLVEMENT OPPORTUNITIES:
We are soliciting support for items to include in the following:

Kid’s Derby Goodie Bag (Quantity – 50)
Deluxe Adult Angler Gift Bag (Quantity – 200)
Captains Dinner Silent Auction
Captains Dinner Raffle
Awards Party Live AuctionRegister