Agriculture Awards Dinner

 

Agriculture Awards Dinner

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Social Hour - 5:30pm

Dinner and Program - 6:30pm

 

On Thursday, February 21, 2019 the Chamber will honor the best in 2018 McLean County agriculture at the McLean County Chamber of Commerce Agriculture Awards Dinner at the Holiday Inn & Suites Bloomington-Airport.  Social Hour will begin at 5:30pm, with Dinner and Program beginning at 6:30pm.  Tickets are $35 each.

 

For sponsorship information, please contact Traci Andracke at 309-829-1183.

 

Nominations are Open 

Click Here to nominate someone for one of the following awards. 

Award Category Description

The Outstanding Conservationist Award recognizes a person who has helped to advance the knowledge and practice of soil and water conservation. This award is considered by the McLean County Soil and Water Conservation District.

 

The Outstanding Young Farmer Award recognizes a young farmer 40 and under who has been actively involved in civic and community affairs in an effort to promote and improve agriculture. This award is considered by the Ag Council. 

 

The McLean County Farmer of the Year Award recognizes a farmer who has been actively involved in civic and community affairs in an effort to promote and improve agriculture. This award is considered by the McLean County Farm Bureau. This award is considered by the McLean County Farm Bureau.

 

The Outstanding Service to Agriculture Award recognizes an individual from the McLean County area for contributions to the cause of agriculture in our community.

 

The Outstanding Person in Agribusiness Award recognizes a business person who has served to improve agriculture through civic and community activities.

 

The Emerging Leader in Agriculture Award recognizes a young professional. high school, or college student engaged in non-production agriculture who has served to improve agriculture through civic and community activities.

 

Event Sponsorships Available Now

Sponsorships provide opportunities to show those in McLean County your strong commitment to Agriculture.  Please take a moment and consider becoming a sponsor of these events.  For more information, please click HERE 

 

 

Emerald Level - $2,500

Eight (8) complimentary tickets

-Exclusive Social Hour Sponsor

-Company Name and Logo in Event Program

-Company Name and Logo on Event Screens

-Recognition from the podium

 

Ruby Level - $1,250

Six (6) complimentary tickets

-Company Name and Logo in Event Program

-Company Name and Logo on Event Screens

-Recognition from the podium

 

Sapphire Level - $750

Four (4) complimentary tickets

-Company Name and Logo in Event Program

-Company Name and Logo on Event Screens

-Recognition from the podium

 

Topaz Level - $500

-Two (2) complimentary tickets

-Company Name and Logo in Event Program

-Company Name and Logo on Event Screens

-Recognition from the podium

 

Aquamarine Level - $250

-One (1) complimentary ticket

-Company Name and Logo in Event Program

-Company Name and Logo on Event Screens

 

 

 

 

 

2019 Event Sponsorship Bundles

Sponsorship Bundles provide opportunities to be involved in all Agriculture Events,

and receive additional benefits as a "Partner in Agriculture"

 

Ruby Level Bundle - $2,750 (valued at $3,750)

·        All Sapphire Level Bundle benefits plus:

·        Two (2) additional complimentary tickets to Agriculture Awards Dinner (Total 6)

·        Four (4) additional complimentary tickets to Agriculture Awareness Breakfast (Total 10)

·        One (1) complimentary program registration for McLean County Agriculture Experience (valued at $250)

·        One (1) complimentary Award Sponsorship at the Agriculture Awards Dinner (valued at $100)

 

Sapphire Level Bundle - $2,100 (valued at $2,800)

·        All Topaz Level Bundle benefits plus:

·        Two (2) additional complimentary tickets to Agriculture Awards Dinner (Total 4)

·        Four (4) additional complimentary tickets to Agriculture Awareness Breakfast (Total 6)

·        30% off one program registration for McLean County Agriculture Experience

 

Topaz Level Bundle - $1,375 (valued at $1875)

·        Two (2) complimentary tickets to Agriculture Awards Dinner and Keynote Presentation by Nationally Renowned Keynote Speaker, John Phipps, U.S. Farm Report.

·        Four (4) complimentary tickets to Agriculture Awareness Breakfast

·        Logo on MCCC website event page

·        Logo on Printed Event Program

·        Logo on Screen during the event

·        Recognition during event

·        Opportunity to distribute promotional item/company brochure to attendees at the Agriculture Awareness Breakfast

·        Company Logo on all digital materials for the McLean County Agriculture Experience including Chamber website, upcoming events slides, Chamber e-blasts

 

Additional Benefits as “Agriculture Partner” included with all Bundle Sponsorships

·         Opportunity to participate in the Ag Council

·        Company Logo and Link of Chamber’s website as “Partner in Agriculture”

·        Special recognition from podium at events

 

 

2017 Agriculture Award Recipients