Value in-kind donations for sponsorship

Donated products and services are a critical and valued part of the Challenge event experience. Companies or organizations can donate pro-bono professional services or a creative combination of cash and in-kind gifts to receive sponsorship recognition going through us to create a custom sponsorship package in exchange for the budget relieving donation items below.  

Specific Needs

  • Advertising, Media

  • Bounce Houses/Inflatable activities

  • Catered meals for athletes at the post race party, staff, and volunteers.

  • Volunteer and staff breakfast food items

  • 6-8 oz cups for hydration stations

  • Chipboard sheets for water stations (cup stacking)

  • Printing of banner/sign, fliers, promo cards, business cards

  • Grocery items for quick nutrition at the hydration/nutrition stops and especially the finish line (bottled water, bananas, bagels)

  • Balloon Arches for start/finish lines

  • Kid-friendly promotional items for Junior Trot goody bags

  • Photography services on race day

  • Anthem singing

  • On course music/bands

  • Festive mascots and holiday costumes

For more information about in-kind donation options for the 2019 Lake Orion Challenge, email Aaron Palaian at