Corporate Partnership

MANNA is grateful for the incredible support of Philadelphia-area businesses. Our partnerships with socially-minded corporations directly support our programs, allow us to expand our client base, and continue to deliver complete nutrition to those who need it most. MANNA’s corporate sponsors are a diverse group of companies and organizations with the common goal to support the Greater Philadelphia area through partnership. We strive to build sponsorship opportunities that offer our partners high visibility, and build custom marketing plans based on collective goals. We offer corporate sponsorship opportunities for each of MANNA’s high profile events, as well as year-round programmatic sponsorships.

Read the Sponsorship Opportunities Packet below or download here

MANNA Events

Pie in the Sky

Every year the months before the fall holidays are devoted to our largest fundraiser – Pie in the Sky. MANNA sells thousands of pies to individuals and companies, with ample opportunities to get our sponsors’ names before the media. Pie in the Sky helps MANNA extend its mission to those who are critically ill by funding our mission in the most delicious way possible!

Thank you to our 2023 sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

Pareto Health logo

Premier Sponsor

 

Abrdn (pronounced Aberdeen) logo     

Silver Sponsors

Pie Partners

           

Main Course

Main course returned in style for its third year on Sept. 21, 2023, with over 300 attendees dining and dancing the night away at Cescaphe’s beautiful venue Vie to raise funds in support of MANNA’s mission. Chef Chairs Omar and Cybille from Honeysuckle Provisions curated a stellar line-up of 16 amazing chefs who prepared a variety of delicious, stationed appetizer, entrée and dessert courses for all to enjoy; the popular Jellyroll band entertained the crowd; and live and silent auctions helped to raise much-needed funds to support MANNA’s year-round meal delivery and nutrition counseling program. See sponsorship opportunities here.

Thank you to our fabulous 2024 Sponsors!

Exclusive Presenting Sponsor
Andrea W. & Kenneth C. Frazier Family Foundation

Course Sponsors

 

John Alchin & Hal Marryatt

Skyline Sponsors

Chatterblast
Neighborhood Sponsors
Allan Schimmel

Guac Off

The host, judges, and winners of Guac Off 2022 pose with Swoop at Morgan's Pier

A fun day for foodies and others, our annual Guac Off asks chefs to make their own version of an incredibly popular dish – guacamole. Open to the public and a great publicity vehicle, MANNA’s Guac Off is a wonderful way for companies to sponsor a nutritious and fun event.

 

Thank you to our 2024 Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

Performance Food Service logo

Chef Sponsor

 

 

Chef Radio Live!

Chef Eli Kulp teams up with MANNA for our annual Chef Radio LIVE! The fun-filled evening fundraiser held at MANNA includes stationed appetizers, three family-style entrees and several decadent desserts prepared by 16+ popular Philadelphia chefs. Guests also enjoyed live music from the band Snacktime and a live recording of Chef Eli’s CHEF Radio Podcast, in which he interviewed the three chefs who prepared the evening’s entrees. Learn more here.

Thank you to our 2024 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor
Steven H. Korman and Linda Richardson Korman

Table Sponsors
Allan Schimmel
Ted Dallas and Jennifer Friedman
Bob Courey and Tom Keebler

Chef Sponsors
David and Julia Fleischner

Special thanks to
Chef Eli Kulp

Program Sponsorships

Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving 2022 bags of food: navy blue cloth bags with the MANNA logo on one side and the sponsor logos on the other

If you are looking for a way to get your company name in the press and do it with a charitable cause everyone can get behind, sponsorship of our Thanksgiving Day is the way to go! On this day, MANNA staff and volunteers deliver thousands of meals to our clients and their families and we are more than happy to show your corporate brand off in any way we can! Television coverage and lots of online and social media attention is available.

Thank you to our 2023 Thanksgiving Day Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

peco: AN EXELON COMPANY logo      Cigna logo

National Nutrition Month

As a leader in evidence-based nutrition services, MANNA joins organizations across the country to celebrate National Nutrition Month® 2024. Through a series of nutrition-focused events such as volunteer with our CEO, Get Fresh cooking classes and Lectures with our RDN’s. Events and promotions go throughout the month of March, as MANNA recognizes and highlights ways to make educated food choices for healthier eating, as well as our staff and partners who advance our mission to improve health for people with serious illnesses.

Thank you to our 2024 Presenting Sponsor PA Health and Wellness!

Volunteer Appreciation Sponsorship

MANNA’s 9,400+ volunteers contribute more than 50,000 hours of uncompensated service each year! Whether it is working in the kitchen, delivering client meals, planning fundraising events, or assisting in our offices, MANNA volunteers are the key to our work. A year-long sponsorship of our volunteer program can highlight your dedication via online communications, volunteer apparel, and more!

 

Thank you to our 2024 Volunteer Appreciation Sponsor

 Independence Blue Cross logo

Fueling the MANNA Fleet Sponsorship

MANNA’s eight delivery trucks play a vital role in delivering nourishment to MANNA clients. Last year MANNA trucks drove approximately 100,000 miles – that’s the equivalent of driving around the earth more than four times – and made more than 90,000 deliveries to clients in Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey. 

 

2023-2024 Fueling the Fleet Sponsor

Jefferson Health Plans

Client Dessert Sponsorship - $25,000

MANNA’s homemade healthy desserts our an integral part of the MANNA meal program. MANNA client desserts are made with love by MANNA volunteers and are the thread that binds together our nutritional program; bringing nourishment, counseling and education to our clients. MANNA’s meals are prepared, packaged, and sometimes delivered thanks to the caring commitment of more than 100 daily volunteers. Through a year-long partnership, MANNA will be able to highlight and market your philanthropic endeavors to the Philadelphia Region. Sponsorship benefits are as follows: 

  • Exclusive opportunity July 2023-June 2024  
  • Company logo on all client dessert packaging, (1,500 impressions/week)  
  • Logo placement on mannapa.org homepage and sponsorship page  
  • Company name and logo used on MANNA social media as Client Dessert Sponsor

 

Client Birthday Cake Sponsorship - $25,000

MANNA celebrates every client on their birthday with a homemade and decorated cake! Made by our MANNA volunteers with love, the cakes are delivered directly to our clients’ doors with a signed birthday card alongside their week’s worth of medically tailored meals. Together, we can ensure that each client feels celebrated on their birthday. Sponsorship benefits include: 

  • Company logo on special “Happy Birthday” sticker for all client birthday cakes (100+ impressions/month)
  • Logo placement on mannapa.org website & corporate partnership page for one year.
  • Customized Volunteer Experience* (CVE) at MANNA
Set the Table Sponsorship - $25,000

A Set the Table Monthly Sponsor is committed to our mission of improving the health of those battling critical illnesses. This sponsorship provides 100% complete nutrition for a group of MANNA clients for one month- 3 meals a day, 7 days a week, all home-delivered at no charge to the client. Sponsorship benefits include:

  • Exclusive monthly placement of company logo on MANNA client entrée labels for month of your choosing.
  • Logo placement on mannapa.org website & corporate partnership page for one year.
  • Customized Volunteer Experience* (CVE) at MANNA

To discuss sponsorship opportunities, please contact Kate Milicia, Manager of Events and Corporate Partnerships, at kmilicia@mannapa.org  

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