Support Bicycling in our Community



Become a Sponsor

7th Annual Des Plaines River Trail Bike Ride

September 8, 2018





Supported by

Des Plaines Bike & Pedestrian Advisory Committee


City of Des Plaines Special Events Commission


Support the many benefits of cycling with a cash donation,

or donation in kind of food, entertainment or raffle prizes.



Your sponsorship supports our mission and helps us continue to provide programs that promote the benefits of cycling, and, associates your business with the positive goals of a healthy lifestyle and safe bicycling.  In return, we will send out a press release to 13 local media outlets with your logo and website and a public thank-you for your donation, plus your logo and website will be included in our print and digital communications. 


The Des Plaines Bike and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (DPBPAC) is a local volunteer group dedicated to making Des Plaines a better community for pedestrian and bicycle transit.


DPBPAC is a registered 501(c)(3). All donations tax deductible.

Tax Exemption #26-053601002676

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Our sponsor, Deep Green (dba Shift2Green) is a registered 501(c)(3) supporting organizations committed to a clean energy economy through innovative programs and events. - "bringing communities together".


Please make checks payable to DPBPAC, 973 Margret, Des Plaines, IL 60016. ​


Your consideration and support of this event are greatly appreciated and we hope you can join us for the ride!


  • Event Sponsor $1000***

  • Trail Blazer: $500-$999**

  • Racer: $250-$499**

  • Cruiser: $150-$249*

  • Pacesetter: $50-$149*

  • Friends $5-$49




Shift2Green could not accomplish all that we do without support from our corporate partners.  We are currently looking for local and national partners for our planned Charity events. Please review our sponsorship packet and affirm your corporate commitment to the community through a monetary or in-kind contribution.


Additionally, if your Company creates a fundraising team, Shift2Green will count 50% of your team’s fundraising dollars towards your Company’s Sponsorship.


We promote our sponsors through our newsletters and blogs and utilize social media to expand and engage our community.  Our partnerships give us the ability to tap into their local, regional and national social outreach campaigns focused on a healthier and clean energy economy.

Shift2Green & DPBPAC is grateful for your generous involvement.  In partnership with Deep Green, we will work with your Company and your fundraising teams to maximize your organization’s exposure through all that we do.  ​Please reference the sponsorship tiers and benefits, and know that we'll make sure your organization is promoted as much as possible. 


DPBPAC is sponsored by Deep Green Inc (dba Shift2Green), an Illinois non-profit organization (tax I.D. number 26-4615321) is qualified as a tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and has been designated as a “public charity” under section 170. Charitable contributions to Deep Green are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law for purposes of State and Federal income taxes. Deep Green is qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers, and gifts under section 2055, 2106, or 2522 of the Code. Please consult your tax or legal advisor.