Give Back with CounterPulse

Arts Make Neighborhoods Lively

Change the game for change-making in the communities where you do business. Inspire your community through powerful arts experiences by supporting CounterPulse. As a corporate sponsor you perpetuate an inclusive, cutting-edge space for art and ideas, and gain exposure for your products, ideas, and leadership, reaching over 10,000 annual live patrons, 11,000 social media followers, and more than 10,000 email subscribers in the CounterPulse family. We’re a brand and a place that people trust, and call home. Associating with CounterPulse is a strong move to show both community accountability and a cultural commitment to innovation.

Our Audience By The Numbers

38% make less than $30,000 annually

23% make more than $100,000 annually

25% identify as LGBTQ

40% identify as non-white

32 is the average age 

53% are San Francisco residents

90% live in the San Francisco Bay Area

Our Audience: Key Descriptors

artist, techie, queer, activist, feminist, community organizer, scenester, thought leader, provocateur, disruptor, maker, local know-it-all, critical thinker, trendsetter, storyteller

Market Street: $500

Pay it forward and provide 25 No One Turned Away for Lack of Funds tickets for under-employed art lovers and provide access to ground-breaking art for all.

  • What You Get
  • Your business linked on, reaching 3,000 active users each month
  • Your business linked on sponsorship related emails, reaching 9,694 and counting…
  • CounterPulse Member rates on space rentals and performance tickets for your business (restrictions may apply)

Mason Street: $1000

Secure five months of paid residency opportunity for a local artist at CounterPulse and inspire your community with the work they create.

  • What You Get
  • Market Street benefits
  • Your business featured on CounterPulse social media, reaching 11,234 and counting…
  • Designated space for promotional materials on-site at CounterPulse

Taylor Street: $2500

Train the next generation of arts and culture workers and provide 5-month fellowships in arts production, administration, development, communications and engagement.

  • What You Get
  • Mason Street Benefits
  • Your business listed as sponsor, with logo placement, on printed and digital promotional materials, reaching 14,453 and counting…
  • Your support recognized live at sponsored events, reaching 100-500/event

Turk Street: $5000

Provide 100 hours of paid opportunity for artists to work in community to mitigate social isolation by increasing our understanding of each other.

  • What You Get
  • Taylor Street benefits
  • Your support highlighted in press releases to a list of 200 media partners including San Francisco Chronicle, KQED, Art Practical, and more.

*Sponsorships are specific to the program, event, or line-item agreed upon between sponsor and sponsee. Terms of the benefits listed above are subject to the terms specified in said agreement.
Contact Development Manager Jesse Hewit to tailor your philanthropic partnership.

Cover photo: Liz Tenuto/Dance and a Half’s This Year Will be Different: A Self-Help Musical, Photo by Robbie Sweeny

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