Sponsorship Requests

Procedure for Charitable Contributions & Sponsorship Requests

Thank you for inquiring about a sponsorship or contribution of your organization or event! To ensure your request received proper consideration, please make sure you follow the below guidelines. 

Request Guidelines:

Requests must be submitted in writing on the organization's letterhead. Include the following: 

    1. Name of the organization requesting sponsorship or contribution. 
    2. Contact person with street address, telephone number & email address to which responses can be mailed or emailed. 
    3. Date, description and location of charitable event. 
    4. Estimated attendance and demographic makeup of the audience. 
    5. History of the event, attendance and contributions from the previous year. 
    6. All other sponsors including automobile dealership participation. 
    7. Opportunities for Blackwell Ford to be included on advertisements and promotional materials. 
    8. Opportunity for Blackwell Ford to obtain email or mailing addresses for follow-up contact with attendees. 

  • Requests must be received at least 60 days prior to the event or deadline. 
  • Blackwell Ford will only consider contributions to not-for-profit organizations in Michigan.
  • A maximum of one request per calendar year will be fulfilled per organization. 
  • Blackwell Ford cannot make financial contributions, donation of food items or other charitable contributions that benefit only one individual or family. 
  • Contributions and sponsorships are not automatically renewed or assumed. Each submission is evaluated on a first time basis and will not be approved based on a previous year's participation. 

Requests may be submitted in one of two manners:

  •  Via email to Ron Robertson at Ronald.Robertson@BlackwellFord.com 
  •  Via fax at 734-453-6257 attn: Ron Robertson 

We appreciate your interest, however, due to the large number of requests we receive, we are unable to respond to all requests immediately. If we are interested in sponsoring or contributing to the organization, we will contact you with follow-up information.