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CELEBRATE ORGULLO | HISPANIC LGBT PRIDE MONTH of EVENTS | DADE & BROWARD

Started in 2011, Celebrate ORGULLO is a month long celebration of events across South Florida, showcasing Hispanic LGBT Pride,
Cuture & Heritage …

• Going into our 6th year of Celebrate ORGULLO, we are refocusing on elements & programming that better serves & showcases the
Hispanic LGBT community – Culture, Heritage, the Arts, Food, Music, Literature, Education, Family, Health & Wellness.

• Media agreements with COMCAST, Edge Media, Miami Herald, Ambiente Magazine, social media, radio and more, will help us
continue to grow interest, attendance, and brand loyalty.

Our event covers demographics in every age category, orientation, ethnic & economic bracket.

• The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau has conducted on-site surveys on attendees, demographics, shopping habits &
more.
• UNITY COALITION|COALICIÓN UNIDA is a Florida non-profit whose focus is the Leadership, Protection & Promotion of the
Latino|Hispanic LGBTQ community – The only organization of its kind since 2002.                                                                              
                                                                                                                            


Celebrate ORGULLO EVENTS

LEGENDS Ball & Legends Honors Awards
Hispanic Heritage Month & Celebrate ORGULLO all starts with a big party –our LEGENDS BALL!
Started in 2010, our Unity Coalition|Coalición Unida (UC|CU) LEGENDS HONORS and LEADERS, LEGENDS & LOVELIES Ball
celebrates the good, positive & outstanding within our LGBTQ & ally community.  

NOCHES JAZZ Y POESIAS @ The BETSY
Every Wednesday evening during Celebrate ORGULLO, enjoy amazing talents on the mic and keyboard in the Lobby Lounge at the  
Betsy South Beach hotel – these free concerts are a hit with all who attend.

ESCRITORES Writers Salons @ The BETSY & MIAMI DADE COLLEGE
Meet local, national and international authors, and enjoy a personal journey of their story, writings and life.
Set in intimate salons, meet your favorites, or make new ones.

ARTISTS STUDIOS Traveling Party
Get behind the scenes VIP tours with amazing artists and their works!
Visit artist’s studios, see their process, current works, and maybe even buy something…in an intimate evening setting with drinks,
enjoy Hispanic delicacies from local food masters, great music, and the artists themselves. Showcasing the amazing talents of
local artists who have achieved international acclaim – all while having a great travelling weekly party.

NOCHES LATINAS at Dade & Broward Clubs
Get your Cha-Cha heels ready, because we are kicking it up into high gear, with Celebrity DJ’s & performers, great venues and prizes
surprises.
Enter our ORGULLO Salsa Contests, or cheer on your friends. No matter what, you will have a great time, and donations collected
each evening will benefit our LGBT College Scholarship fund.



WHY CELEBRATE ORGULLO? | HISPANIC LGBT PRIDE FESTIVAL

NATIONALLY
POPULATION – 16 MILLION in USA (6.8% of the population, 18 years or older)
ANNUAL BUYING POWER - $900 BILLION (top 3 minority market, 2015)
LOYALTY RATE – Highest loyalty rate – 88% - among diverse markets Witeck-Combs/Harris
LGBT U.S. BUYING POWER $830 billion Nielsen                
HISPANIC U.S. BUYING POWER $ 1.2 Trillion
LOCALLY
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY POPULATION  2,662,00 U.S. Census         
LGBT POPULATION in 2015 – 183,600 est. (self-identified 18 years and over)
LGBT BUYING POWER IN MIAMI -DADE (per capita) $45,000     
LGBT GDP $7,8333,600  Witeck-Combs/Harris Poll stats LGBT TOURISTS VISITING ANNUALLY 1,200,00                              
ANNUAL ECONOMIC IMPACT $1,7000,00  Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau




Celebrate ORGULLO FESTIVAL | EVENT SPONSORSHIPS

All in-kind Sponsorships are valued at 50% of Sponsor Level. Tax deductions available for Sponsorships to extent of the Law.

PRESENTING SPONSOR – $35,000   .

• “Presented by” on all media (Celebrate ORGULLO, Presented by…)
• 6 VIP tickets to LEGENDS BALL Gala        
• 4 tickets to ESCRITORES|Writer’s Salon & Private Lunch with the author.
• 4 VIP tickets to Noches de JAZZ at the BETSY South Beach, with comp. bottle of bubbly!
• 4 VIP tickets to ARTISTS STUDIO & SABORES Traveling Party & private meeting with the artist.
• Logo on all media, Logo with hyperlink on website & Logo with hyperlink on social media


ORO|GOLD – $25,000                    .

• 4 tickets to LEGENDS BALL Gala
• 2 tickets to ESCRITORES|Writer’s Salon.
• 4 VIP tickets to Noches de JAZZ at the BETSY South Beach, with comp. bottle of bubbly!
• 2 VIP tickets to ARTISTS STUDIO & SABORES Traveling Party & meet the artist.
• Logo on all media, Logo with hyperlink on website & Logo with hyperlink on social media


PLATA|SILVER – $20,000               

• 2 tickets to LEGENDS BALL Gala        
• 2 tickets to ESCRITORES|Writer’s Salon & Private Lunch with the author.
• 4 VIP tickets to Noches de JAZZ at the BETSY South Beach.
• 2 VIP tickets to ARTISTS STUDIO & SABORES Traveling Party
• Logo on all media, Logo with hyperlink on website & Logo with hyperlink on social media


BRONCE|BRONZE - $10,000         .

• 2 tickets to LEGENDS BALL Gala        
• Logo on all media, Logo with hyperlink on website & Logo with hyperlink on social media
• Artists Showcase Exhibit Co-SPONSOR @ LGBT Visitors Center





WHO ARE Celebrate ORGULLO ATTENDEES?
62.9% MIAMI-DADE COUNTY                                                                                                                 .
14.8% MONROE, BROWARD & PALM BEACH COUNTIES    .
13.8% ELSEWHERE IN U.S.                                            .
8.6% INTERNATIONAL VISITOR         .

HOUSEHOLD INCOME RANGE
17.1%  UNDER $25,000                                         .
34.4%  $25,000 To $65,000                                                   .
5.2%  $65,000 TO $105,000  .
11.0% OVER $105,000                                .

HOW DO YOU IDENTIFY?
29.0% STRAIGHT                                         .
42.1% GAY                                                                     .
14.0% LESBIAN                            .
9.3% BISEXUAL                    .
5.6% TRANSGENDER   .


MEDIA, ADVERTISING & PROMOTIONS   
All Sponsor logos will appear according to level of Sponsor commitment. In kind valued at 50& of cash value.
EVERY PENNY.


We have proudly been serving the South Florida Latino|Hispanic|LGBTQ community since 2002, advocating for Equality, Education &
Fairness.

UC|CU | WORKSHOPS, TRAININGS & OUTREACH

Unity Coalition|Coalicion Unida (UC|CU) produces various programs throughout the year, including an LGBT VIRTUAL RESOURCE CENTER, providing local, national &
international resources for LGBT & LGBT-friendly needs, such as legal counsel, immigration & binational issues, marriage, adoption, counseling, youth, family, female &
senior groups, LGBT Centers around the globe, and much more. We offer a variety of regularly scheduled WORKSHOPS, TRAININGS and COMMUNITY BUILDING PROGRAMS
throughout the year, as well as customized programs for corporations, community groups & educational institutions.

We are proud to be CERTIFIED by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling.













COMMUNITY PROJECT & EVENTS



ELEVATE. A day of Lifting your mind, body, spirit & social well-being. BEING A BETTER PERSON - through what we eat, how we take care of ourselves, how we treat ourselves
& others.  


TRANSART|Showcasing the Talent, Vision and Possibilities within the transgender Community – bringing together a collection of talents, individuals & artistic genres to create
awareness, nurture aspiring artists & enlighten all about the many layers of the transgender community.


Since 2009, UC|CU has produced LEADERS, LEGENDS & LOVELIES Ball. It is about celebrating the good, positive & outstanding within our community, and each year we
honor outstanding community leaders with our LEGENDS MEDAL at the event.  The Ball is also our kick-off event to Celebrate ORGULLO.

Started in 2011, the Celebrate ORGULLO Festival Showcases HISPANIC PRIDE during Hispanic Heritage & LGBT Pride Month - The First Event of its kind in the U.S. The event
is free and open to the public, and proceeds benefit our LGBT Scholarship Fund and year round programming.


LGBT COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP UC|CU’s ANITA PRIEST Memorial Scholarship provides funding for COLLEGE, to the South Florida LGBTQ Community interested in the
ARTS, DESIGN or EDUCATION, along with a Jr. board position at UC|CU, every year.
Your name:
Your email address:
Your phone number:
Comments:
YEAR ROUND SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES | OPORTUNIDADES DE PATROCINIO


All in-kind Sponsorships are valued at 50% of Sponsor Level. Tax deductions available for Sponsorships to extent of the Law.

UC|CU COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP SPONSOR | $60,000
•        Exclusive name & logo listing on events & programs for 12 months, including: Celebrate ORGULLO, LEGENDS Ball, ELEVATE, UC|CU PRIDE Float, TRANSART
& the Anita Priest LGBT College Scholarship (…PRESENTED BY).
•        VIP tickets & Priority Entrance to all UC|CU Events.
•        Weblinks & regular e-blasts.

UC|CU COMMUNITY PILLAR SPONSOR | $30,000
•        Name & logo listing on events & programs for 12 months of 4 EVENTS of your choice: Celebrate ORGULLO, LEGENDS Ball, UC|CU PRIDE Float, ELEVATE,
TRANSART  and the Anita Priest LGBT College Scholarship (…SPONSORED BY).
•        Preferred List on all tickets & Events.
•        Weblinks & regular e-blasts.

UC|CU COMMUNITY PARTER SPONSOR | $10,000
•        Name listing on events & programs for 12 months of 2 EVENTS of your choice: LEGENDS Ball, ELEVATE, and the Anita Priest LGBT College Scholarship
(…IN PARTNERSHIP WITH).
•        Priority List on select tickets & Events.
•        Weblinks & regular e-blasts.
LGBT COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP | The Anita Priest Legacy

UC|CU’s Annual LGBT COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM IN ARTS, DESIGN & EDUCATION. Celebrating the Life of ANITA PRIEST, and Providing Educational
Opportunities to our Community.        

With the common goals of Leadership & Empowering the LGBT community through Art, Design & Education, Unity Coalition|Coalición Unida is proud continue the
legacy of Anita Priest and the Whispering Angels Foundation, by spearheading the Anita Priest Memorial Scholarship, ongoing. Established in 2007 in memory of her
later partner, renowned Interior Designer Anita Priest, the “Whispering Angels” Memorial Scholarship program founded by Sandra Holiday, is a legacy program that
provides a scholarship for the LGBT community to advance their education in the area of Design & the Arts, and Education.

ELIGIBILITY
- You must be a resident of the U.S.
- Submit a completed and signed application.  
- Recent photo or digital photo in jpg, gif, or bmp format, and a scan of Driver’s License/State Issued ID.  
- Most recent academic transcript to be sent by the school by e-mail or by mail.
- At least two and no more than three letters of recommendation, including references to your academic work.

- Scholarship recipients will be invited to serve a 12 month Junior Board member position at UC|CU, to foster & encourage Community Service, Leadership &
involvement – ongoing.
- Winning applicants are awarded a $2,500. Scholarship for tuition expenses related to Design, the Arts or Education, paid directly to the school.
Scholarship applications are available every January, and awards are announced in March.


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
$10,000. + | Scholarship Presented By recognition, co-host at our Scholarship Reception & VIP at our LEGENDS BALL Gala.
$5,000. | Name & logo recognition as a donor, and participation in our Scholarship Reception.
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ELEVATE. A Day of Being NICER.

BEING A BETTER PERSON - through what we eat, how we take care of ourselves, how we treat ourselves and how we treat others. Many of us find some,
most or all of these topics difficult to follow in our daily lives. Add the pressures of family, peers, ageing, economy & surroundings, and it often becomes
overwhelming.

February 2017, 9am-4pm at the Miami Beach Botanical Garden. 12+ Workshops & Activities. Expected attendance is 200+, ages 14-64, LGBT friendly,
conscious & loyal consumers. Fee $30.


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

TITLE SPONSOR | $ 5,000. – Exclusive
• Lead name & Logo listed on all Ads, Promos & Press Releases.
• Listing on website with weblink.
• 6 Social Media promos with name & logo.
• 2 tables at event.
• 10 VIP tickets to event.
• 4 banner placement opportunities at event.
• Placement of promo materials in Gift Bags
• Donation is tax deductible to the extent of the Law.

ASSOCIATE SPONSOR | $ 2,500.
• Name & Logo listed on Ads, Promos & Press Releases.
• Listing on website with weblink.
• 4 Social Media Promos with name & logo.
• 1 table at event.
• 5 VIP tickets to event.
• 2 banner placement opportunities at event.
• Placement of promo materials in Gift Bags
• Donation is tax deductible to the extent of the Law.

SUPPORTING SPONSOR | $ 1,000.
• Logo listed on select Ads, Web & Promos.
• Listing on website with weblink.
• 2 Social Media Promos with name & logo.
• 1 table at event.
• 2 VIP tickets to event.
• Placement of promo materials in Gift Bags
• Donation is tax deductible to the extent of the Law.


MEDIA SPONSORS
Proposals & value considered, based on presentation & value.
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TRANSART brings together a collection of talents, individuals & artistic genres to create awareness, nurture aspiring artists and enlighten
the general population about the many layers of the transgender community for the first time in So. Florida’s rich cultural history.

Thoughtful and groundbreaking programming for TRANSART includes a Day of Documentaries & Debates; Writers Salon; Community
Town Hall; Artists Showcase, Youth Mentoring Day, a Health Symposium, & more.  


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

TITLE SPONSOR | $ 10,000. – Exclusive
• Lead name & Logo listed on all Ads, Promos & Press Releases.
• Listing on website with weblink.
• 6 Social Media promos with name & logo.
• 2 tables at event.
• 10 VIP tickets to event.
• 4 banner placement opportunities at event.
• Placement of promo materials in Gift Bags
• Donation is tax deductible to the extent of the Law.

ASSOCIATE SPONSOR | $ 5,000.
• Name & Logo listed on Ads, Promos & Press Releases.
• Listing on website with weblink.
• 4 Social Media Promos with name & logo.
• 1 table at event.
• 5 VIP tickets to event.
• 2 banner placement opportunities at event.
• Placement of promo materials in Gift Bags
• Donation is tax deductible to the extent of the Law.

SUPPORTING SPONSOR | $ 2,500.
• Logo listed on select Ads, Web & Promos.
• Listing on website with weblink.
• 2 Social Media Promos with name & logo.
• 1 table at event.
• 2 VIP tickets to event.
• Placement of promo materials in Gift Bags
• Donation is tax deductible to the extent of the Law.

MEDIA SPONSORS
Proposals & value considered, based on presentation & value.
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LEGENDS BALL | Celebrating Greatness in our Community.

Since 2009, UC|CU has produced LEADERS, LEGENDS & LOVELIES Ball. It is about celebrating the good, positive & outstanding within
our community, and how we can inspire others to be proud of who they are. Each year we honor outstanding community leaders with our
LEGENDS MEDAL at the event.  The Ball is also our crowning event to Celebrate ORGULLO Hispanic PRIDE Month of events.
FRIDAY, September 16, 2016 7-11pm  
Expected attendance is 300+. LGBT friendly, conscious & loyal allies. $100.


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

TITLE SPONSOR | $ 10,000. – Exclusive
• Lead name & Logo listed on all Ads, Promos & Press Releases (…PRESENTED BY).
• Listing on website with weblink.
• 6 Social Media promos with name & logo.
• 2 VIP tables at event.
• 10 VIP tickets to event.
• 4 banner placement opportunities at event.
• Placement of promo materials in Gift Bags
• Donation is tax deductible to the extent of the Law.

ASSOCIATE SPONSOR | $ 5,000.
• Name & Logo listed on Ads, Promos & Press Releases.
• Listing on website with weblink.
• 4 Social Media Promos with name & logo.
• 1 VIP table at event.
• 5 VIP tickets to event.
• 2 banner placement opportunities at event.
• Placement of promo materials in Gift Bags
• Donation is tax deductible to the extent of the Law.

SUPPORTING SPONSOR | $ 2,500.
• Logo listed on select Ads, Web & Promos.
• Listing on website with weblink.
• 2 Social Media Promos with name & logo.
• 2 VIP tickets to event.
• Placement of promo materials in Gift Bags
• Donation is tax deductible to the extent of the Law.

MEDIA SPONSORS
Proposals & value considered, based on presentation & value.
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MIAMI BEACH GAY PRIDE PARADE FLOAT

Celebrating its 7th year, Miami Beach Gay Pride boasts over 150,000 attendees each April in Miami Beach.

UC|CU Pride Float offers opportunities for BRANDING, SIGNAGE and PRODUCT & CELEBRITY PLACEMENT


Full PRESENTED BY Exclusive Sponsor | $3,500

Sponsored by | $1,500

















CONTACT Herb Sosa for SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES & INFO: 786-271-6982 or herb@unitycoalition.org  
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WHAT UC|CU DID IN 2016 WITH EVERY PENNY RECEIVED…
QUE HIZO UC|CU CON CADA CENTAVO RECIBIDO EN 2016…

ASSISTED | 450+ people to much needed healthcare, housing & legal assistance.

AWARDED | 5k for LGBT College Scholarship programs in the Arts, Design & Education.

SHOWCASED | 80+ artists, writers, dancers, performers & community leaders in year round programming.

PRODUCED | ELEVATE Workshops - a Day of Being Nicer, TRANSART Conference, TransLives Project documentary & 13 personal account videos on Transgender
community, LGBT College Scholarship Fund, State of Hate Workshop, Post-Election Angst Workshop, Community Resources Online Center, New Year’s Eve Gala, A
Wider Bridge Israeli Youth Workshop, Breakfast Salon with Robert Gant, LEGENDS Ball & Honors, and month-long Celebrate ORGULLO Festival…over 50 days of
Community Programming in 2016.

PARTICIPATED IN |  Sewell Park & Miami River Clean-Up Day, AIDS Walk Miami, TransCon, Miami Beach Gay Pride, MiFo Film Festival, Orlando United & PRIDE
Collective program.

PARTNERED WITH |  the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), Bacardi, BAILO Nightclub, City of Miami, Consulate General of Britain, Consulate General of Israel, CP
Productions, The BETSY South Beach, Barry University, Care Resource, Creation Ballet, Florida International University (FIU), Fountainhead Studios, Hiro Sake, Hispanic
Cultural Arts Center, HRC, The Hub @ LGBT Visitor Center, Jackson Health, Ma’avarium (Passageways-Israel), Miami Beach Botanical Garden, Miami Beach Police
Dept., Miami Beach Community Church, Miami Center for Architecture & Design (MCAD), Miami Dade College, Miami Herald, Mifo Film Festival, Pridelines, MiraTV,
NBC6Telemundo, Pride Center at Wilton Manors, QUEST Workspaces, SCORE Nightclub, Soul Sisters, St Johns on the Lake, Stonewall Museum & Archives, Starbucks,
Story Corps, SunServe, University of Miami, Whispering Angels Foundation & more, to produce programming & services.


Unity Coalition|Coalición Unida, Inc. is a Florida registered 501C3 non-profit organization. We have proudly been serving the South Florida Latino|Hispanic|LGBTQ
community since 2002, advocating for Equality, Education & Fairness.

We are fully staffed & managed by volunteer professionals. Our offices are donated space by Quest Workspaces. Imagine HOW MUCH MORE we can serve our
community – with YOUR HELP.

Please consider a generous donation today
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