Sponsors

SPONSORS

2020 LEADERSHIP CIRCLE

Our sincere thanks to our Leadership Circle sponsors who make it possible to advance the content, quality, and creativity of the Festival’s diverse and creative programming.

Special thanks to our Leadership Circle sponsor, Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia. The Festival has partnered with Events DC to present the National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade®.

Special thanks to our Leadership Circle sponsor, ANA, Japan’s largest airline carrier. The Festival is proud to partner with ANA to bring you the Tidal Basin Welcome Area and ANA Stage and the Pink Tie Party for a multicultural festival experience!

Host Sponsors

2020 Festival Associates

Special Thanks

Media Partners

The Washington Informer                         
Washingtonian                                            
Washington Parent                                     
Washington Blade                                      
Orange Barrel Media                                                           

OutFront Media                                          
CultureCapital.com                                    
The Tommy Show Channel                       
Capital Community News                                                       

Sakura Circle Sponsors & Supporters

JCAW Foundation, Inc.
Japan National Tourism Organization
East Japan Railway Company – JR East
JTI
The J. Willard and Alice Marriott Foundation
Mars Petcare
Ryuji Ueno Foundation
Toyota Motor North America, Inc.

Beam Suntory
Carmines Italian Restaurant
CSI Printing & Graphics
Daiichi Sankyo
Daikin U.S. Corporation
District Winery
District Department of Transportation’s DC Circulator and Capital Bikeshare
EventEQ
GT’s Living Food
Guest Services, Inc.
Hornblower Odyssey Cruises
ISHIYA Co., LTD.
ITO EN
Kawasaki Heavy Industries (USA), Inc.
Kendra Scott
LaCroix Water
Lockheed Martin
Mars Petcare
Marubeni America Corporation
Microsoft
Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas)
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Americas
MUFG Bank, Ltd.
National Harbor Special Events
The National Mango Board
Toshiba
National Press Club 
Rubino & Company
Smithsonian American Art Museum
The Yards
Toshiba America, Inc.
Warner Theatre

Friends of the Festival

11th Street Bride Park
Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theatre
Cantina Bambina
Cherry Blossom Inc.
Coca Cola
Cooley, LP
Dacha Beer Garden
Dai-ichi Life Group
D.C. United
DC Water
Eastern National
Giant Food
HITACHI, Ltd.
Hotel Association of Washington, DC
ITOCHU International Inc.
Central Japan Railway Company – JR Central
KPMG, LLP
Macy’s
Milk Bar
Mitsui Fudosan American
Mosaic District
National Archives
Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington
Shoots & Blooms of DC
Smithsonian American Art Museum
SoftBank
SpotHero
Sumitomo Corporation of America Foundation
Take Five Meditation
Union Station
University of the District of Columbia
Visit Fairfax
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
Washington Nationals
Washington Wizards

WHY BECOME A SPONSOR?

HELP US KEEP FESTIVAL EVENTS FREE & ACCESSIBLE TO THE COMMUNITY

Share in our commitment to the region and be a vital source of funding for the National Cherry Blossom Festival, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.

Your support helps sustain our four-week schedule of signature events and one-of-a-kind experiences that are family-friendly, primarily free, and open to the public, attracting 1.5 million visitors and residents annually.

For more information, or to become a Festival sponsor, reach out to our Sponsorship and Development Managers.

Erica Conover
Dan Presser-Kroll

202.638.8363 
202.638.8364
sponsorship@ncbfdc.org

FESTIVAL DONATIONS

The National Cherry Blossom Festival is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and contributions are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

JOIN CORPORATE GIVING PROGRAM

As a corporate sponsor, you can select your level of support and commitment term. Legacy donors are recognized for their steadfast commitment in Festival materials. For more information about the Festival’s Corporate Giving Program, please contact Diana Mayhew at 202.661.7596 or dmayhew@ncbfdc.org.