Sponsorship Levels

To become an event sponsor visit our Shop to purchase the sponsorship level of your choice. Or complete the Sponsorship Application and mail it along with your payment to 11 Blinman Street, New London, CT 06320. Please make checks payable to NLCHS.

Senator La Fayette Sabine Foster Level – $2,000
(First President of the NLCHS and US Senator from Norwich during the civil war)

  • Sponsorship of both the Cruise and the RumRaiser
  • Prominent recognition in press releases, on paid advertisements, at both events
  • Full page ad in the program guide
  • NLCHS Business membership at the NLCHS, includes logo displayed on home page of our website, and research and Shaw Mansion Tour benefits
  • 6 tickets to the Cruise and the RumRaiser

Nathaniel Shaw Level – $1,500 
(Commander of CT’s Revolutionary War Naval Operations based in New London)

  • Senator Lafayette Sabine level plus:
  • 1/2-page ad in the program guide
  • Logo on the event pages
  • Business membership for one year at the NLCHS
  • 4 tickets to the Cruise and the RumRaiser

Henry P. Haven Level – $1,00
(Founder of the NLCHS, Haven was a prominent businessman and Norwich native)

  • Governor Buckingham level plus:
  • 6 tickets to your chosen event

Governor Buckingham Level – $500
(CT’s Civil War Governor, from Norwich)

  • Sponsorship of the Cruise or the RumRaiser
  • Prominent recognition in press releases, on paid advertisements, and at the chosen event
  • 1/4-page advertisement in the program guide under chosen event
  • Business Membership for one  year at the NLCHS
  • Logo on chosen event page

Frances Caulkins Level – $250
(Noted 19th Century educator of both Norwich and New London)

  • Sponsorship of the Cruise or the RumRaiser
  • 1/8-page ad in the program guide under chosen event
  • Listing on the event page of the website
  • 2 complimentary tickets to your chosen event

Joshua Hempstead – $100
(Prominent 18th Century New London citizen and diarist)

  • Sponsorship of the Cruise or the RumRaiser
  • Recognition listing in the program guide