Why Become A Sponsor?

Partnering with AfriCaFest and VACCS is the ideal way for your company to recognize that cultural diversity enriches the lives of all British Columbians. The return and benefits associated with being part of this event are numerous:

  • Recognition as a community leader in the promotion of the cultural heritage of the black diaspora in Greater Victoria, British Columbia and Canada;
  • Recognition as a company that supports racial harmony, cross-cultural understanding and respect;
  • Recognition as a partner with a nationally recognized non-profit community organization, the Victoria African & Caribbean Cultural Society;
  • Inclusion in a coordinated promotional and marketing campaign highlighting your involvement with African Cultural Week 2017;
  • Direct marketing to over 4,000 people.

Sponsorship Opportunities

AFRICAN CULTURAL WEEK / AFRICAFEST 
6 available | $2000

VOLUNTEER FOOD AND GIFTS
3 available | $1000

ARTIST TRAVEL EXPENSES
5 available | $1000

ARTIST ACCOMMODATION
3 available | $500

AUDIENCE OUTREACH 
Through a variety of media and advertising platforms approximately 60,000 people will be reached

Partnership Circle

Now is your chance to promote the cultural heritage of the black diaspora in Greater Victoria and beyond! Here are a few ways you can make a meaningful contribution:

THE NILE RIVER | $10,000

The Nile is the longest river in the world at 4132 miles long; it is the site and lifeblood of the ancient Egyptian civilization. The Name of the Nile comes from the Greek word “neilos,” which may be derived from the Semitic “nahal,”or “river”


  • Integrate company name & logo into event title
  • Public address announcement
  • Two invitations to the Gala Premiere & Opening Night Reception
  • Two complimentary booth spaces
  • Recognition as TITLE SPONSOR and logo on signage in registration area (primary logo position)
  • Recognition as TITLE SPONSOR and logo in the program if response is received by April 30th, 2017
  • Company promotional posters in event venues
  • Recognition on VACC Society websites and social media with link to sponsor’s website
  • Four tickets to attend the Community Recognition Awards & Gala
  • Four tickets to participate in the African Dance Boot Camp
  • 1 full-page ad in event program if response received by April 30th, 2017
THE KILIMANJARO | $5,000

Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa and the fourth highest of the Seven Summits, rising 15,100 feet from base to summit


  • Public address announcement
  • Two complimentary booth spaces
  • Recognition as PRODUCTION SPONSOR and logo on signage in registration area (secondary logo position)
  • Recognition as PRODUCTION SPONSOR and logo in the program if response is received by April 30th, 2017
  • Company promotional posters in event venues
  • Recognition on VACC Society websites and social media with link to sponsor’s website
  • Four tickets to attend the Community Recognition Awards and Gala
  • Two tickets to participate in the African Dance Boot Camp
  • 1 full-page ad in event program if response received by April 30th, 2017
MOUNT CAMEROON | $2,500

Mount Cameroon is the highest peak in sub-Saharan western and Central Africa and the westernmost extension of a series of hills and mountains that form a natural boundary between northern Cameroon and Nigeria. The volcano is still active.


  • Public address announcement
  • One complimentary booth space
  • Recognition as PERFORMANCE SPONSOR and logo on signage in registration area (third logo position)
  • Recognition as PERFORMANCE SPONSOR and logo in the program if response is received by April 30th, 2017
  • Company promotional posters in event venues
  • Recognition of VACC Society websites and social media with link to sponsor’s website
  • Two tickets to attend the Community Recognition Awards and Gala
  • Two tickets to participate in the African Dance Boot Camp • 1 half-page ad in event program if response received by April 30th, 2017
Ask us how our sponsorship packages can be tailored to suit your specific needs:

CONTACT US

Pulchérie Mboussi
Program Director/ Promoter
2406 Cedar Hill Road
Victoria, BC V8T 3G7
Email: info(at)africafest(dot)com 
Tel: 250-885-0715