Business Partnerships

A business partnership with Central Library will help position your organisation as a champion of children’s development, a benefactor of education and culture, and a supporter of new business development and regional economic growth. Business partnerships can be tailor-made to suit your organisation’s objectives through mutually beneficial and attractive sponsorship deals.

Business Membership

Share in the library’s success and support future activities whilst offering clients, employees and other stakeholders privileged access to amazing collections and resources in an architecturally stunning venue. With an estimated 2 million visitors in the first year and prominent national media attention, position your business as a champion of children’s development, a benefactor of education and the arts and a supporter of new businesses. Partnerships can be tailor-made to suit your organisation’s objectives through mutually beneficial and attractive sponsorship deals. We can create bespoke commercial benefits and explore interesting ways for your business to engage with the library.

Become a Gold, Silver or Bronze Business Partner and impress your guests with unique ‘behind the scenes’ tours; entertain your clients, staff and stakeholders with an event in the new Performance Space; let your organisation’s name shine on our prestigious supporter board in the grand Shakespeare Hall entrance or have your business name or logo on a limited number of study rooms in a busy area close to the new Business & IP Centre.

 

Bronze Business Partner – £2,000+VAT over two years

  • Business name on the new supporter board in the grand Shakespeare Hall entrance
  • Business name on Development Trust website
  • Business name in the library’s general marketing materials
  • Crediting in the Trust annual report
  • VIP invitations to library events
  • Invitations to new exhibition and performance preview events

Silver Business Partner – £6,000+VAT over two years
         All the ‘Bronze’ benefits plus:

  • Hospitality – use of the new Performance Space for 2 events
  • Logo in the Library’s events and activities marketing materials
  • Opportunity to further engage with our marketing and publicity campaigns
  • Copy support for your marketing materials to demonstrate CSR to stakeholders
  • Invitations to an annual drinks reception with the Head of Libraries and Development Trust Chair
  • Invitation to a ‘show and tell’ Treasures Tour for up to 10 people
  • Invitations to Manchester Art Gallery previews
  • Employee engagement opportunities through our educational and cultural programme

Gold Business Partner – £10,000+VAT over two years
          All the ‘Silver’ benefits plus:

  • Exclusive naming of a Central Library room – such as one of nine private study rooms
  • Hospitality – Use of the new Performance Space for 4 events per year
  • Hospitality – Complimentary use of a large meeting room 4 times a year

To discuss these opportunities contact Development Manager, Chris Whitfield on 0161 234 1931 or email [email protected]nchester.gov.uk

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Sponsorship

We are very keen to forge a number of exclusive, long term and mutually beneficial business partnerships with a number of organisations at a range of levels. Your organisation's support and commitment would help to create and sustain a new educational and cultural programme.

For an initial discussion, contact Development Manager, Chris Whitfield on 0161 234 1931 or email [email protected]ov.uk