ROC Transit Day

Be A Sponsor


To become a sponsor simply fill out the form on this page. We are seeking financial or in-kind contributions*. In-kind contributions can be any unused items we can give away as prizes on ROC Transit Day (ie: Gift certificates, Products, Swag, etc).

Presenting - $7,500
For a donation of $5,000 or more ROC Transit Day will be co-branded with your company name and logo. This level of sponsorship will ensure that we are able to bring ROC Transit Day back again next year. In exchange for this critical level of support, each time ROC Transit Day is mentioned so will your business. You'll be featured in all of our marketing communications and thanked publicly at our special events on ROC Transit Day. (Only one spot available for this sponsorship level. First come first serve.)

Keystone - $2,500
Your logo and URL will be added to our web sites as a KEYSTONE sponsor. You'll also be featured in all of our marketing communications (may include print ads, online, posters, and next year's video). We'll promote your business in our social media communications and you'll also be thanked publicly at our special events on ROC Transit Day.

Major - $1,000
Your logo and URL will be added to our web sites as a MAJOR sponsor. You'll be featured in our general posters, emails, and we'll promote your business in our social media communications.

Supporting - $500
Your logo and URL will be added to our web sites as a SUPPORTING sponsor. We'll also promote you via social media.

For Merchants - FREE
If you are a merchant, business, or restaurant you can choose to offer a discount or freebie to your customers if they show a bus pass on ROC Transit Day. Let us know what you plan to offer your transit-riding customers on June 19, and we'll promote your business via social media and include your location on our online interactive map.

Please send your sponsorship payment to:

Reconnect Rochester, Inc.
P.O. Box 67504
Rochester, NY 14617

*Reconnect Rochester, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Sponsors will receive a thank-you letter and donations may be tax-deductible. Check with your tax advisor.




ROC Transit Day is made possible by these KEYSTONE sponsors...

Maker's Tea
Rochester Rhinos
Reconnect Rochester
Rochester Transit Service



And these MAJOR sponsors...

Broccolo Garden Center
Buckingham Properties
Pour Coffee Parlor
TRU Yoga Lost History + New Ideas. Fresh from the Rochester underground.
Impact Earth: Zero waste planning
Sweet Dancerz
Salubrious InSPArations Mobile Spa
Tiny Fish Printing



And these SUPPORTING sponsors...

Bill Gray's
Bivona Child Advocacy Center
Central Library of Rochester & Monroe County
DeRycke Motorsports Photography
DiPisa Old World Submarines (State Street)
Editions Printing
Flour City Shows
Friends & Foundation of the Rochester Public Library
Greater Rochester Association of REALTORS, Inc.
Hubshout : Online Marketing Solutions
Lakeside Sod Supply Co.
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Revive DC
Rochester Business Alliance
Rochester Brainery
The Little Theater



Many thanks to these participating merchants...



And to these organizations for pledging to use public transit on ROC Transit Day...



Thanks to our very talented buskers and musical performers!

And thanks to our team! You guys are the best!

Mike Governale, Director

Brenda Massie, Sponsorship Coordinator

John Lam, Project Manager

Josh Reed, Equipment Manager

Carlos Mercado, Treasurer

John DeRycke, Photographer

Michael Maher, Busker Coordinator

Lynn Blackmer

Mike Bouwmeester

Barbara Clarke

Jimmy Combs

Michael Damico

Matthew Denker

Javier Dominguez

DeWain Feller

Shawn Dunwoody

Jennie Governale-Fox

Myles Gray

Michael Hardy

Brendon Hart

Jessica Hilaire

Gary Bogue

Mark Oswald

Jessica Hilaire

Jay Partyka

Jesse Peers & son

André Primus

Danielle Raymo

Nicholas Russo

John Schmidt

Jason & Stefanie Schwingle

Renee Stetzer

Ander Kazmerski

Andrew Kuter

John Thomas