Our Volunteers and Supporters

A huge thank-you to the wonderful people who donate their time and money to make Art in the County the premier art exhibit in Eastern Ontario.

To inquire about sponsoring a portion of the show or volunteering on our committee or during the show itself, please contact us at (613-476-8767) or artinthecounty@countyarts.ca.

2018 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor


Welch LLP

Patrons


Merrill Inn
The Waring House

Sponsors for VIP Advance Preview


Colleen Green - REMAX

Sponsors for Opening Night Reception


Mayeski Mathers LLP
Oeno Gallery

Hospitality Sponsors


Agrarian Market Prince Edward County
The Hubb Eatery
The Hubb Eatery
The Hubb Eatery
Huff Estates

Canada Day Celebrations Sponsor


Elizabeth Crombie Real Estate Team, Royal LePage ProAlliance Realty Brokerage

The Community Art Builder Award Sponsors


Laurie Gruer, Sam Simone, Monica Klingenberg – Chestnut Park Realty

Sponsors for Awards


Five Jurors’ Choice Awards

Books & Co., Side Street Gallery, The Maker’s Hand and Sue Barclay

Five Honourable Mentions

City Revival, The Manse, Frugal and Company and Family Dentistry @ Picton

Award of Excellence

Otto Donald Rogers

People’s Choice Award

Elizabeth Crombie Real Estate Team, Royal LePage ProAlliance Realty Brokerage

Media Sponsors


99.3 County FM

Benefactors


Agrarian Market Prince Edward County

Partners


Coming Soon

Friends


Veronica Cluett, Annik Després, Penny Patrick, Picton Home Hardware and The Regent Theatre

Sponsorship Levels


Friend $100

As a Friend level sponsor you will receive:

  • Your company business cards/brochures on sponsor information table during the show
  • An invitation for you and a guest to attend the Opening Night Reception
  • A charitable donation tax receipt for individuals in accordance with CRA regulations
  • Your name or company name listed on event signage and on the AITC website
  • 2 free entry passes to the AITC exhibition and sale

 

Partner $250

As a Partner level sponsor you will receive:

  • The first 4 benefits from the Friend level PLUS…
  • 4 free entry passes to the AITC exhibition and sale

 

Benefactor $500

As a Benefactor level sponsor you will receive:

  • The first four benefits from the Friend level PLUS…
  • Your business logo on event signage and on the AITC website with a live link to your website
  • Social Media coverage
  • An invitation for you and a guest to attend the VIP Advance Preview
  • 6 free entry passes to the AITC exhibition and sale

 

Patron $1,000

As a Patron level sponsor you will receive:

  • The first 4 benefits from the Benefactor level PLUS…
  • Your name or company logo on AITC rack cards and posters
  • Recognition of your support by our MC at the VIP Advance Preview and the Opening Night Reception
  • 10 free entry passes to the AITC exhibition and sale

 

Presenting Sponsor – $2,500

The Presenting Sponsor receives:

  • The first 3 benefits from the Patron level PLUS…
  • Exclusive sponsorship of this category
  • Opportunity for a representative of your business to do the official welcome at the Opening Night Reception from the podium
  • An invitation to attend the AITC Media Launch event
  • 12 free entry passes to the AITC exhibition and sale

 

AWARD SPONSORS

 

Jurors’ Award Sponsors – 5 x $250

As one of five Jurors’ Award sponsors, you will receive:

  • The same benefits as a Partner level sponsor PLUS…
  • Your name or company name listed as Jurors’ Award Sponsor on the AITC Winners News Release
  • You or your representative to present the award to the artist winner at the Opening Night

 

Honourable Mention Sponsor – 5 x $100

As one of five Honourable Mention award sponsors, you will receive:

  • The same benefits as a Friend level sponsor PLUS…
  • Your name or company name listed as Honourable Mention Sponsor on AITC Winners News Release
  • You or representative to present the 5 Honourable Mention awards to the artists on the Opening Night

 

People’s Choice Award Sponsor – $250

As the People’s Choice Award sponsor, you will receive:

  • The same benefits as a Partner level sponsor PLUS…
  • Your name or company name listed as People’s Choice Award Sponsor on AITC Winners News Release
  • You or representative to present the People’s Choice Award to the artist on the closing day of the show

 

EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES SPONSORS

 

Canada Day Celebrations Sponsor – $1,000

The exclusive sponsor of the Canada Day Celebrations receives:

  • The same benefits as a Patron level sponsor PLUS…
  • Recognition of your support by our MC at the Opening Night Reception
  • Dedicated on-site signage at the Canada Day event

 

Community Art Builder Award Sponsor – $1,000

The exclusive sponsor of the Canada Day Celebrations receives:

  • The same benefits as a Patron level sponsor PLUS…
  • Recognition of your support by our MC at the Opening Night Reception
  • Dedicated on-site signage at the Canada Day event

 

Opening Night Reception Sponsor – $750 – $1000

The Opening Night Reception on Thursday, June 21st is a special night in the County. The winners of the five Jurors Awards, five Honourable Mentions, the Otto Rogers Award, and The Community Art Builder Award are announced. Artists, sponsors and other special guests celebrate the launch of another great showcase of the best of Prince Edward County art.

As one of two sponsors for this event, you will receive:

  • The same benefits of a Benefactor level sponsor PLUS…
  • Your business logo on the Opening Night Reception invitations and on-site signage
  • 8 additional Invitations for the Opening Night Reception
  • Recognition of your support by our MC at the Opening Night Reception

 

VIP Advance Preview – $750

AITC is proud to offer a preview on Thursday, June 21st for over 200 art buyers, collectors and sponsors.

As one of two sponsors for this event, you will receive:

  • The same benefits of a Benefactor level sponsor PLUS…
  • Your business logo on the VIP Advance Preview invitations and on-site signage
  • 8 additional invitations for the VIP Advance Preview
  • Recognition of your support by our MC at the Advance Preview event

 

Media Partners

As a Media Partner, you will receive:

  • Media Logo on AITC website with a live link to website.
  • Media Logo on event signage
  • Media Logo on AITC promotional materials
  • An invitation for you and a guest to attend the Opening Night Reception

 

In-kind Partners

Any individual or business wishing to support the show with services or products in-kind please contact us at artinthecounty@countyarts.ca to discuss your offer and we will customize a benefits package to honour your unique commitment to the show.

Art In The County Committee


 

Name Position
Sue Barclay Chair
Annik Després Sponsorships and Fundraising
Susan Holland Jury Coordination
Dale Boyd Treasurer
Veronica Cluett Artist Coordinator
Susan Low Event Hospitality Coordinator
Karen Tiller Volunteer Coordinator
Willa Rea Website Coordinator
Claudia Jean McCabe Curator
Natalie Piper Media Design & Buy
Jana Smith Public Relations Planning