Stowe Prize 2020 Sponsorship

Join the Stowe Center as a Stowe Prize in Place sponsor to honor the powerful and inspirational words of Albert Woodfox. Sponsorship opportunities include:

Events
Reserved seats for:
Principle
$10,000
Major
$5,000
Supporting
$2,500
Friend
$1,000
Solitary Garden reception in July 6 4 2 2
Stowe Prize in Place package for – 16 12 8 6
    includes New Orleans dinner, cocktail kit, seasonal flowers, and free delivery
Experience Solitary package for – 8 6 4 3
    includes access codes to A Conversation with Albert Woodfox, signed copies of Solitary,
    and goggles for Solitary virtual reality program
Marketing Principle
$10,000
Major
$5,000
Supporting
$2,500
Friend
$1,000
Recognition in Stowe Prize in Place materials on website
Recognition in Stowe Prize in Place package materials
Sponsor spotlight in Stowe Center email blast
Recognition in credits of A Conversation with Albert Woodfox
Recognition in end credits of Solitary virtual reality program
Logo in carousel in bottom right corner of A Conversation with Albert Woodfox
Recognition in credits of Solitary virtual reality program
The Menu

Hartford Flavor Company
The Count Louis cocktail

Wild Moon Rose | Cognac | Raspberry Shrub | Lemon | Club Soda

Pond House Café
New Orleans dinner

Choice of:

Entrée #1
Shrimp, sausage & chicken jambalaya | Sautéed collard greens with garlic, onion & bacon
Small loaf of cornbread | Small bottle of hot sauce
Dessert choice

Entrée #2
Cajun fried chicken with spicy aioli | Sautéed collard greens with garlic, onion & bacon
Cajun potato salad | Small loaf of cornbread | Small bottle of hot sauce
Dessert choice

Entrée #3
Cajun crab cakes with remoulade sauce | Sautéed collard greens with garlic, onion & bacon
Dirty rice | Small loaf of cornbread | Small bottle of hot sauce
Dessert choice

Entrée #4 – vegetarian
Vegetarian dirty rice with grilled tempeh | Cajun ratatouille
Sautéed collard greens with garlic, onion & tomato
Small loaf of cornbread | Small bottle of hot sauce
Dessert choice

Dessert
Choice of:
Chocolate pecan pie
Bread pudding with Bourbon sauce
Assorted truffles – chocolate raspberry, spicy Cajun, bourbon white chocolate, peanut butter fudge

Presenting Sponsor

Sponsors

FAQ

I ordered the Experience Solitary package. What can I expect?

Your package will ship on Monday, July 6th via USPS priority mail. After that date, packages will be shipped within two business days of your order.

 

I ordered the Stowe Prize in Place package for one/two/four. What can I expect?

A package containing your copy(ies) of Solitary and VR goggles will ship on Monday, July 6th via USPS priority mail. During checkout, you will select your meal choices and choose pickup or delivery. Pickup will take place at the Pond House Café during a time window TBD on Sunday, October 4th. Delivery to your home is possible for a fee of $20 — this includes a tip for the driver.

 

I am a Stowe Prize in Place sponsor. What can I expect?

Harriet Beecher Stowe Center staff will be in touch with you about your packages and sponsor benefit details.

 

I ordered the Stowe Prize in Place Out of Towner package. What can I expect?

Your package will ship via USPS Priority Mail on Thursday, September 24.

 

I live in the greater Hartford area. Can I order the Out of Towner?

Of course!

 

Can I order a package as a gift for someone?

Yes! When you check out, select the “This is a gift” option and enter delivery details.

 

What is the delivery zone for the fresh packages?

Delivery is within a 50-mile radius of the Pond House.

 

If I order a package for two or more, do I have to host family and friends to watch, participate, eat and drink?

That’s entirely up to you! Host SPIP guests at your home or split a package with friends and watch alone.

 

How do I watch the broadcast?

We are still working on that detail, but can tell you that it can be viewed on a computer, smart TV, tablet, or smartphone. We will email your access code within 24 hours of the release on September 23.

 

How do I participate in the live Q + A?

First, watch the broadcast. Once you’ve done that and you want to ask Woodfox a question…

 

How can I see the Solitary Garden ?

The Stowe Center landscape is open to the public daily between dusk and dawn; you can visit at your leisure.

 

How do I experience the virtual reality program?

The best way to experience this program requires a smartphone and Google Cardboard-style VR goggles (included with SPIP packages). On July 12, we will release an app for Android and iPhone, free to download, to view it. The app release will be announced via email, on our website, and via Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. It will also be available to view on our website.