With over 1000+ attendees to our National Conference annually and 5,000 individuals Umu Igbo Unite’s focus is to connect, empower and mobilize a diverse subset of Nigerian talent to not only strengthen their professional development and network in the United States, but to also create pathways for the talented next generation to stay connected to Africa and bring their talents home.
Whether promoting your brand through sponsorship or vendor involvement, recruiting talent at our Annual Convention or volunteering with UIUCares, Umu Igbo Unite partners are an essential part of our community and help provide critical resources to sustain our programs.
Our partnerships ensure that your company is aligned with campaigns and initiatives that will not only support an incredible cause, but drive recognition to your brands. Please read through our UIU 2017 Partnership Guide to learn how you can get more involved.
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Sponsorships start at $5,000. Earn co-branding and sponsorship opportunities that will bring tremendous visibility to your organization. Support of the UIU National Convention also gives you access to our network of over 5,000 young professionals that extend beyond attendance this weekend.
In-Kind Donations: Provide budget relieving, in-kind donations that help support our programs and network.
Gift Bag Contribution: Opportunity to provide a gift to attendees as well as the dedicated volunteers who work with us year round.
Media Partnership: Support various engagement initiatives by bringing much needed media attention to our cause.
Cause Related Marketing
Your company is invited to align its brand with Umu Igbo Unite by holding a Cause Marketing Campaign or 3rd Party Event. Partners are asked to support Umu Igbo Unite by creating campaigns or events that donate a percentage of proceeds from sales; ask customers to make a donation at check-out; or donate a portion of ticket sales amongst other things.
Holding a campaign or event ensures your brand will receive promotion to Umu Igbo Unite’s audience through social media, co- branding, e-appeals, web exposure and a complimentary vendor table at conference pending your donation level. Register Today!
The Vendor Marketplace will be set up in a prime location within the conference which will allow your company to speak throughout the day with attendees.
Includes: Traditional 3’x6’ clothed table, two (2) chairs, vendor identification (must bring additional signage), two (2) complimentary day passes, opportunity to include materials for attendees’ gift bag.
*New Opportunity* Featured Vendor
Grow your brand. Increase Sales. Join the movement.
- Dedicated page for YOUR BRAND on the Featured Vendors page on www.umuigbounite.com
- Welcome Announcement on Social Media
- Inclusion in 2017 Featured Vendors Gallery on Facebook
- Inclusion in quarterly Featured Vendors E-News
- 2- Day Vendor Table at Umu Igbo Unite 2017 Convention
Register for an annual subscription to join our featured vendor list – $1,500. Register Today!
Career & Education Fair
According to census data, almost 40% of Nigerian Americans hold bachelor’s degrees, 17% hold master’s degrees, and 4% hold doctorates, exceeding any other ethnic group in the nation. What does this mean? We like to be educated and utilize our love for learning to become excellent employees. Furthermore the Umu Igbo Unite network consists of the age demographic looking to pursue their degrees in Higher Education.
UIU’s Career & Academic Fair affords your company the opportunity to connect and develop relationships with over 1,000 young professionals and emerging leaders, working in numerous fields including law, business, medicine, engineering, non-profits, education and more.
Includes: Traditional 3’x6’ clothed table, two (2) chairs, two (2) complimentary day passes, company identification signage. Register Today!