Event Partners

'Let's celebrate! '

Annual Gala

Let's celebrate! 

High Hopes is thrilled to announce we will be hosting Hues of Hope at the Big Barn Bash on Saturday, June, 11th. Join us as we transform the indoor arena into a psychedelic lounge for a night of mingling, eclectic food stations, and dancing. Tickets on sale soon! Get on the invite list by clicking here.
We ask our vibrant, philanthropic business community to consider supporting the Big Barn Bash. High Hopes focuses on the bond between horse and human. Being our Community Partner ensures that we continue our vital work improving the lives of people living with extraordinary circumstances.

Thank you to our Presenting Partner, Dominion Energy!

Interested in joining Dominion Energy as a Presenting Partner for our most prestigious event of the year? Contact Kitty Stalsburg, Executive Director, at kstalsburg@highhopestr.org or (860) 434-1974 ext. 113 to discuss the many benefits available to you.

Your Impact

When considering your support, please reflect on your gift’s impact.

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Levels of Support

There are many ways to give and every level matters.

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Annual Partnership Opportunities

See some of the organizations that partner with us all year round.

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Our Reach

By the Numbers

Our Audience

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Your Brand Opportunities

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Your Impact

Levels of Support

Presenting Partner $10,000

All the benefits of an Emerald Partner PLUS: 

  • Logo inclusion on ALL printed and digital ads 
  • Partnership recognition on the Big Barn Bash Save the Date and event invitation mailings to approximately 2,000 households 
  • Inclusion in on-air radio advertising on 98.7 WNLC, 100.9 K-HITS (2 weeks prior to event, 5 times a day) 
  • Partnership recognition in press releases and news stories 
  • Logo prominently displayed on the High Hopes Big Barn Bash website homepage 
  • Prominently placed, full-page ad in the event’s digital program 
  • Prominent logo inclusion on the auction bidding platform
  • Reserved seating upon request

Emerald Partner $5,000

All the benefits of a Sapphire Partner PLUS: 

  • Six complimentary tickets to the Big Barn Bash 
  • Full-page program ad in the digital program 
  • Specialize and unique-to-your-brand Instagram and Facebook postings 
  • Prominent recognition on event signage 
  • Logo inclusion on the auction bidding platform
  • Reserved seating upon request

Sapphire Partner $2,500

All the benefits of a Ruby Partner PLUS: 

  • Four complimentary tickets to the Big Barn Bash 
  • Social media shout-outs 
  • Half-page ad in the digital program 
  • Logo inclusion on the mobile auction bidding site

Ruby Partner $1,200

All the benefits of a Pearl Partner PLUS: 

  • Quarter-page ad in the digital program 
  • Acknowledgment in all Big Barn Bash e-blasts 
  • Recognition on our event invitation mailed to over 2,000 households and digitally sent to over 8,000 subscribers 

Pearl Partner $600

  • Two general admission tickets to the Big Barn Bash 
  • Acknowledgment of your support in the digital program 
  • Logo inclusion on the event webpage
  • Logo inclusion on event signage 



Annual Website Views


Website Visits During Gala Promotions


Social Media Followers


Email Subscribers

Our Audience

  • Event attendees’ average age is between 40-60 years old
  • Event attendees come from the Connecticut Shoreline, greater Hartford and New York City areas
  • Most event attendees are of high net worth

Your Brand Opportunities

  • Extensive social media exposure to a target clientele
  • Print, digital and radio advertising
  • Broad reach with e-blasts and website exposure


Email us at hhinfo@highhopestr.org or give us a call at (860)434-1974 ext. 113 for Kitty Stalsburg, ext. 123 for Trudy Burgess.  

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