Your donation may be tax-deductible. Please consult your accounting professional for details.

Please send your company’s logo to john@graphikitchen.com and bflorge@gmail.com. Acceptable formats: EPS, high-resolution JPG or TIF.

For more information, contact: Brian F. Lorge at 734.320.8738 or bflorge@gmail.com; Randy Smith at 248.982.4603 or Randall.Smith@usfoods.com; Mark Dixon at 228.894.9524 or mdixon@orchardlakecountryclub.com

Chef of the Year Awards Gala and Golf Outing Sponsorships

All sponsors will receive a company listing in the Event Program, in The Michigan Chefs newsletter and on the Michigan Chefs de Cuisine website. Sponsors will also have the opportunity to distribute company literature or promotional items. Company literature or promotion items are due to Randy Smith by August 29th. All net proceeds to benefit the Michigan Chefs de Cuisine Educational Fund*.

  Chef/Pastry Chef/Student/Educator of the Year Sponsorships

These sponsorships are some of the most important to the chapter and will help support the competitors, individual competitions, venue, judges, products, supplies, awards and provide funds to advance our winners on to regional and national competitions. Supporters will receive significant recognition throughout our the year for enabling our competitors. Website, social media, newsletter ads and mentions at all meetings. Larger donations receive additional recognition. ($250.00–$5,000.00 for each competition, Chapter Goal $35,000.00).

Golf Trophy Sponsor ($500.00) SOLD

Receives prominent signage at registration and awards ceremony. This year’s trophies are framed black and white photos of famous golfers, featuring a plaque engraved with your company’s name, and FIRST or SECOND PLACE. A great way to be remembered.

Golf Cart Sponsor ($500.00) SOLD

Receives prominent signage at registration, awards ceremony, and on each golf cart.

Hole-in-One Contest Sponsor ($500.00) SOLD

Receives prominent signage at the tee box, registration and awards ceremony. Features the opportunity to station sales staff at the designated hole tee box to display products and meet the golfers.

Foursome and Hole & Tee Sponsor  (vendor purchase only)  ($1,450.00) SOLD

Receives prominent signage at the tee box, registration and awards ceremony. Features the opportunity to station sales staff at the designated hole tee box to display products and meet the golfers.

Closest-to-the-Pin Contest Sponsor ($300.00) SOLD

Receives signage at the tee box, and the opportunity to station sales staff at the designated hole to meet the golfers.

Longest Drive Contest Sponsor ($300.00) SOLD

Receives signage at the tee box, and the opportunity to station sales staff at the designated hole to meet the golfers.

  Hole & Tee Sponsor ($250.00)

Receives signage at the tee box of each sponsored hole. Features the opportunity to station sales staff at the designated hole tee box to display products and meet the golfers.

Knowledge Bowl Sponsor ($500.00) SOLD

Receives company logo on each Knowledge Bowl question at all 18 holes.

  Patron Sponsor ($100.00-$500.00)

Receives company listing in the Event Program, in The Michigan Chefs newsletter and on the Michigan Chefs de Cuisine website.

Prize Sponsor (Varies)

Appropriate recognition during awards ceremony and raffle. Raffle prizes, silent auction donations, and Goody bag donations need. Please contact Executive Director Brian F. Lorge to discuss participation.