The theme of the 109th National Conference on Local Governance is

Building Community. Achieving Equity.

When: June 22, 2018

Where: Denver, Colorado

Program At-A-Glance

 - One day conference

- Estimated attendance: 400 community leaders, including representatives from many All-America Cities

- Unique opportunity for celebration of the role of local communities in addressing national issues

- Workshops, breakout sessions, plenary, and networking opportunities

- Will highlight successful projects and initiatives around the country with speakers from cities implementing creative strategies for civic engagement that promote equity

- Focus topics will include issues like health, education and community policing

- The conference will precede the 2018 All-America City awards event, which will focus this year on Promoting Equity Through Inclusive Civic Engagement

Talking Groups

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Gold Sponsor – Premier $50,000 Level (One available)

This sponsorship is featured as the title sponsor for the National Conference on Local Governance. This sponsorship ensures that community leaders are informed and engaged in meaningful ways that best represent the people they represent.

  • Chief event sponsors with maximum marketing and visibility in all aspects of NCG up until and through the event
  • Participation in the keynote talk at the event
  • Press opportunities
  • Visibility among 7,000+ communities throughout the U.S.
  • Direct connections with 500+ communities throughout the U.S.
  • (all opportunities listed in levels below)

Housing / Economic Development Plenary Sponsor - $25,000 Level
Health Track Sponsor – $25,000 Level
Youth / Education Track Sponsor – $25,000 Level
Community / Police Track Sponsor – $25,000 Level
(One available for each track / plenary)

This sponsorship is featured in all National Conference on Local Governance promotion. The track sponsorships represent the topics of interest that we receive focus during workshops and plenary sessions.

  • Visibility at the All-America Cities award event, including recognition at a plenary event, and exhibit table and full-page ad with good placement
  • Branded NCG marketing opportunities throughout the event
  • Full-page ad in a prime placement in the event program
  • Recognition as a sponsor in an issue of the National Civic Review journal
  • Opportunity to address participants
  • (all opportunities listed in levels below)

Silver Sponsor - $10,000 Level (Four available)

This level is for the supporters who believe in the strength of communities and civic engagement. This sponsorship will ensure our nation’s leaders are provided with an opportunity to share lessons learned and best practices to create a stronger country.

  • Placement of name and logo on all NCG marketing (online, social media, website with links, and print)
  • Full page ad in the event program
  • Exhibit table during the awards recognition event
  • (all opportunities listed in levels below)

Bronze Sponsor - $5,000 Level

This level is for the supporter who wishes to see inclusivity and equity woven into the fabric of all civic activities. This sponsorship will help to raise awareness of these critical issues in all areas of governance.

  • Half-page ad in the event program
  • Listing on the NCL website and monthly newsletter as a sustaining member