WE’D LIKE TO THANK OUR CORPORATE PARTNERS AND THEIR MEMBER-EMPLOYEES FOR HELPING THE705 DEVELOP OUR COMMUNITY AND MEMBERS PERSONALLY, PROFESSIONALLY AND CIVICALLY.

Become a corporate member of the705 today and give your employees access to a network of professionals from across Acadiana!

Base Benefits for All Corporate Membership Levels

(*all corporate sponsorship are subject to approval, new benefits as of July 1, 2020)

  • Corporate members receive the same benefits as private individual members including up to 60 specialized events per year including but not limited to, coffee with our Civic Committee, Socials with our 300+ members, Membership meetings to engage our members with the community, monthly Philanthropic opportunities, and Lunch n Learns with Lunch provided to our members.
  • Each individual membership can be changed mid-year. For example, if someone leaves your company, their membership remains with your company and can be used for the incoming employee taking their spot.  This is a great tool to get your work force engaged in the community and has proven to help with employee retention.
  • As a part of the705, you will be supporting the engagement of Acadiana's young men and women in making our community one that retains and attracts top talent

Apply for a Corporate Membership

Corporate Membership Level 1 - $300 annually

  • Base corporate membership benefits for up to 3 employees

Corporate Membership Level 2 - $500 annually

  • Base corporate membership benefits for up to 5 employees
  • Website Link placement on Our Corporate Members page of the705 website (the705.org)

Corporate Membership Level 3 - $1000 annually

  • Base corporate membership benefits for up to 10 employees
  • Website Link placement on Our Corporate Members page of the705 website (the705.org)
  • Named Sponsorship of one (1) the705 Philanthropic Service Event where the705 organizes and coordinates a service opportunity and manpower in the community with Corporate member support of additional manpower. In return, the corporate member receives recognition through communication linked to the event and may bring all employees, partners, and affiliates to the event
  • Corporate sponsor recognition at our Gala event (held in November)

Underwriter - $3,000 covers 2 years

(May be billed $1500/year if preferred)

  • Base corporate membership benefits for up to 20 employees
  • Logo/link placement on front page of the705 website (the705.Org)
  • Website link placement on Our Corporate Members page of the705 website
  • Logo/link placement on all weekly the705 emails sent to our entire membership
  • Underwriter recognition at the705′s Gala event (held in November)
  • Named Sponsorship of one (1) the705 Philanthropic Service Event where The705 organizes and coordinates a service opportunity and manpower in the community with Corporate member support of additional manpower. In return, the corporate member receives recognition through communication linked to the event and may bring all employees, partners, and affiliates to the event
  • Named Sponsorship of one (1) Social event where the705 organizes and coordinates a social/mixer event to engage their membership with your corporation/organization.  In return, the corporate sponsor receives recognition through communication linked to the event via email blasts, social media posts and news/print media (see Social Spotlight below)

    Benefactor - $6,000 covers 2 years

    (May be billed $3000/year if preferred)

    • Base corporate membership benefits for up to 40 employees
    • Logo/link placement on front page of the705 website (the705.Org)
    • Website link placement on Our Corporate Members page of the705 website
    • Logo/link placement on all weekly the705 emails sent to our entire membership
    • Benefactor recognition and Service Award naming rights at the705′s Gala event (held in November)
    • Named Sponsorship of one (1) the705 Philanthropic Service Event where the705 organizes and coordinates a service opportunity and manpower in the community with Corporate member support of additional manpower. In return, the corporate member receives recognition through communication linked to the event and may bring all employees, partners, and affiliates to the event
    • Named Sponsorship of one (1) Lunch N Learn or Social Event (corporate sponsor choice) where the705 organizes and coordinates the event to engage their membership with your corporation/organization.  In return, the corporate sponsor receives recognition through communication linked to the event via email blasts, social media posts and news/print media. (see Social/Lunch N Learn Spotlight below)

    Apply for a Corporate Membership

    Other Sponsorship Opportunities

    Lunch N Learn Spotlight - $500

    (subject to approval by Professional Development Chair)

    • Logo/link placement on all the705 communications associated with the event including but not limited to email/text blasts, social media posts, and news/print media.
    • Speaker will have the opportunity to speak to members at the event (typically 30-40 people in person) on an approved topic relevant to our membership.  the705 provides use of audio/visual resources and private room for the engagement.
    • Meal is provided for the speaker at the event.
    • Promotional distribution and data collection from voluntary registrants on-site.
    • Event is available to our entire membership via live streaming at the time of event to provide for a larger audience (up to 300+).

    networking social/mixers Spotlight - $300

    (subject to approval by Programming Chair)

    • Logo/link placement on all the705 communications associated with the event including but not limited to email/text blasts, social media posts, and news/print media.
    • Speaker will have the opportunity to speak to members at the event (typically 40-50 people) for a 5 minute presentation on the services/goods your corporation/organization provides.
    • the705 Socials/Mixers have light refreshments provided and/or a paid activity.
    • Promotional distribution and data collection from voluntary registrants on-site.

    Membership Meeting Spotlight - $300

    (subject to approval by Programming Chair)

    • Logo/link placement on all the705 communications associated with the event including but not limited to email/text blasts, social media posts, and news/print media.
    • Speaker will have the opportunity to speak to members at the event (typically 40-50 people) for a 5 minute presentation on the services/goods your corporation/organization provides.
    • Membership meetings occur monthly and have the purpose of educating our members on various organizations, businesses, and resources available to them within our community.
    • Promotional distribution and data collection from voluntary registrants on-site.
    • Opportunity to have meeting at your organization/corporation 

    Philanthropic Events - $500

    (subject to approval by Philanthropic Chair)  See Corporate Membership Level 2 above for details

    Civic Events

    Please contact president@the705.org for collaboration or more details

    Board Meetings - $150

    (Occurs Monthly on the Second Monday at 6:00pm, location varies)

    • Logo/link placement on a specialized the705 communication on social media (Facebook/Instagram/LinkedIn)
    • Speaker will have the opportunity to speak to board members (20 highly engaged community members) for a 15 minute presentation/Q&A on the services/goods your corporation/organization provides that is relevant to our community and membership.
    • Promotional distribution and data collection from voluntary registrants on-site.