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2018 WCC Sunset Dinner Fundraiser

 

Saturday, June 9, 2018
6:00 pm 
The Washington Canoe Club

The Washington Canoe Club has been preserving, promoting and engaging in paddlesports on the Potomac River for more than a century. Our second annual Sunset Fundraising Dinner brings together more than 100 club members and friends to share a fun evening and raise funds to restore our iconic boathouse on the Georgetown waterfront. We hope you can join us!

Event Details:

 

  • Crafted Cocktails by Bar Pilar and Cafe Saint-Ex
  • Bourbon Tasting by District Distilling Company
  • Three Course Island-Themed Dinner, Family Style Menu curated by Award Winning chef Adam Greenberg in collaboration with chef Erik Bruener-Yang of Maketto, an Asian Fusion inspired marketplace.
  • Adam Greenberg is a four-time Food Network "Chopped" Champion and owner of the highly anticipated Coconut Club, debuting Fall 2018.
Learn more about the Washington Canoe Club boathouse restoration effort here.

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WCC Sunset Dinner Fundraiser

Sponsorship Opportunities

POTOMAC SPONSOR: $5,000

  • Logo or name recognition on event website
  • 10 VIP tickets (full table) to the dinner
  • Recognition on all event communications, including invitation and signage
  • Recognition on WCC social media
  • Ad in our quarterly newsletter
  • WCC Paddling Adventure for 25*
    • Paddling Adventure Valued at $2500.
    • A half-day water sports-based voyagers program for a group of 25 people!
    • Learn the basic skills of Stand Up Paddle boarding (SUP), Kayaking, and Canoeing from a WCC seasoned athletes.
    • Perfect for both competitive and leisure paddling groups
    • Choose your voyage  leisure paddling around Roosevelt Island, to Fletcher's Boathouse, or head to the DC monuments and view Kennedy Center and Lincoln Monument from the Potomac River.
    • Relax post-paddle on our dock and enjoy the best view of the Potomac from one of DC’s hidden gems!
  • Parking at the event

 

ANACOSTIA SPONSOR: $2,500

  • Logo or name recognition on event website
  • 10 VIP tickets (full table) to the dinner
  • Recognition on all event communications, including invitation and signage
  • Recognition on WCC social media
  • Ad in our quarterly newsletter
  • WCC Paddling Adventure for 10*
    • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Paddling Adventure Valued at $1000.
    • A half-day water sports-based voyagers program for a group of 10 people!
    • Learn the basic skills of Stand Up Paddle boarding (SUP), Kayaking, and Canoeing from a WCC seasoned athletes.
    • Perfect for both competitive and leisure paddling groups
    • Choose your voyage leisure paddling around Roosevelt Island, to Fletcher's Boathouse, or head to the DC monuments and view Kennedy Center and Lincoln Monument from the Potomac River.
    • Relax post-paddle on our dock and enjoy the best view of the Potomac from one of DC’s hidden gems!

 

ROCK CREEK SPONSOR: $1,000

  • Logo or name recognition on event website
  • 4 VIP tickets to the dinner
  • Quarter page ad in Dinner Program
  • Logo/name in our quarterly newsletter

 

FRIEND OF THE WCC SPONSOR: $500

  • Logo or name recognition on event website
  • 2 VIP tickets to the dinner

 

* Paddling adventure will take place on a mutually agreed upon date between June 10 and September 1.

 


Additional Opportunities to Support the WCC Boathouse Restoration through the Sunset Dinner

  • Live Auction Items. Donate an item for our silent auction!
  • Weekend Getaways. Do you have a beach house, lake house or vacation home that you would donate for a weekend?
  • Outings and Experiences. Donate a spa gift card, local brewery or distillery tour, sunset cruise, museum tickets or sports tickets.
  • Food and Wine. Restaurant gift certificates, catering service certificates, cooking classes or food/wine gift baskets.
  • Consider donating your talent! Do you teach yoga and want to donate a sunrise or sunset class on our dock? Care to lead a paddling tour or class, and provide refreshments on the dock afterwards? Are you a chef that wants to provide a picnic lunch for some paddlers?
  • Stocking a canoe for the 4th of July. Stock it with cold beer, waters and snacks so the winner can enjoy the best view of the district’s fireworks.

Thanks to our Sponsors