Local nonprofits encouraged to apply for event sponsorships from Cox

Press release from Cox Communications

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Local nonprofits that are planning fundraising and awareness events in the Central Florida market are encouraged to apply for an event sponsorship from Cox Communications. Cox is currently accepting applications for events occurring between July 1 and December 31, 2023. If your nonprofit is planning an event that will take place during these dates and looking for support, apply for cash and/or in-kind sponsorships at Cox’s Charitable Giving Site. The deadline for applications is Friday, June 2, 2023. Organizations will be notified if their requests are approved in mid-June.

In 2022, Cox gave over $1.1 million in cash and in-kind services to nonprofits in the Central Florida Market, which includes Alachua and Marion Counties. These sponsorships are specifically held for nonprofit fundraising events, not general donations, and the organization must be a registered 501(c)3.