ADVERTISING THROUGH HMHC

 SPONSORSHIP OF HARLESTON MAGPIES HOCKEY CLUB

The Club is keen to attract the support of sponsors to help finance its facilities and youth development programme. We are, therefore, pleased to offer the following ways for companies and private individuals to help the Club achieve its aim of providing hockey for men and women and boys and girls of all ages.

Major sponsorship

A comprehensive range of benefits can be negotiated to meet the requirements of a major sponsor.

These could include (in brief) the following:

  • Shirt advertising for the Ladies’ 1st team and the Men’s 1st team (or separately) – currently the Men’s and Ladies 1st teams together with the indoor teams and mixed team are sponsored for this season.
  • Association of the company name with the Youth Development Programme
  • Business name in the Club’s Handbook and Newsletter and on the Club’s Website
  • Advertising in the National League match day programmes (the Ladies’ 1st team play in the England Hockey League)
  • Provision of a Pitch Perimeter Advertising Board
  • Acknowledgement on the Corporate Supporters’ Board in the Clubhouse
  • Invitations to National League home games
  • Use of the clubhouse, bar and grounds for business or social events
  • Invitations to Club social events
  • Regular media coverage in local newspapers and radio

To view the sponsorship packages in grid form please click the link below
Sponsorship Packages 2018_2019

Platinum Corporate Package

Package cost:  £900.00 plus VAT
Board cost:       £99.00 plus VAT (Fee for new boards only)
Logo on HMHC website header
Pitch-side advertising board space (Water based pitch)
Pitch-side location choice
Business name printed in National League programme
Business name printed in HMHC handbook
Business name on sponsorship board in clubhouse and on HMHC website
Social media post
Advert in HMHC newsletter
Invite to social event

Gold Corporate Package

Package cost:   £700.00 plus VAT
Board cost:        £99.00 plus VAT (Fee for new boards only)
Logo on HMHC website header
Pitch-side advertising board space (Water based pitch)
Business name printed in National League programme
Business name printed in HMHC handbook
Business name on sponsorship board in clubhouse and on HMHC website
Social media post
Invite to social event

Silver Corporate Package

Package Cost:    £420.00 plus VAT
Board cost:          £99.00 plus VAT (Fee for new boards only)
Pitch-side advertising board space (Water based pitch)
Business name printed in National League programme
Business name printed in HMHC handbook
Business name on sponsorship board in clubhouse and on HMHC website
Invite to social event

Bronze Corporate Package

Package cost:     £220.00 plus VAT
Board Cost:         £99.00 plus VAT (Fee for new boards only)
Pitch-side advertising board space (Sand based pitch)
Business name on sponsorship board in clubhouse and on HMHC website
Invite to social event

Supporters Advert-Business

Package cost:        £50.00 plus VAT
Business name on sponsorship board in clubhouse and on HMHC website

Supporters Board-Family

Package cost:         £75.00 plus VAT
Board Cost:         £65.00 plus VAT (Fee for new boards only)
Pitch-side advertising board space (1/2 size)

We have had a very successful year growing our web and social media presence, effectively using the platforms for both communicating and also building the brand of the Club. Our website had 52,656 visits this year. Twitter activity gained 647,000 impressions and achieved 14,200 engagements. Facebook activity gained 86,000 impressions and 6,100 engagements.
If you wish to change/upgrade your sponsorship package please let us know:  mailto:sponsorship@magpies-hockey.co.uk

Why support Harleston Magpies HC?
  • The chance to support the biggest and one of the most successful hockey clubs in the East of England.
  • The Club seeks to serve the local community, placing great emphasis on its youth development programme, by providing hockey for men, women, boys and girls – of all ages and abilities.
  • The Club places great emphasis on the quality of its facilities and management. In 2002 the Club invested in a water-based pitch and in 2006 upgraded its other synthetic grass pitch and installed new floodlighting, an outside toilet and a new clubhouse balcony.
  • The Club has a playing membership of 225. It runs 15 regular Saturday league teams. We also enter teams in the various national youth competitions. In all the Club runs a total of 26 teams in various competitions (including the indoor version of the game) throughout the season so there is scope for all who wish to participate!
  • The Club has an excellent track record in achieving playing success.
  • The Club has a volunteer youth development officer who is responsible for the Club’s extensive youth development programme which involves in excess of 200 youth members from age eight upwards.
  • The Club’s activities are publicised throughout the year in the local press, the Harleston Grapevine magazine, via the website,  local radio and our notice board near the Harleston Post Office.

 

 sponsorship@magpies-hockey.co.uk