Sponsors and Contributors

Community Support

Parade of Nations is extremely grateful to the following organizations, companies and individuals for supporting our nonprofit, non-commercial community event. We appreciate the financial contributions, sponsorships and in-kind donations of products and services. Thank you!

Gold Sponsors

Keweenaw Community Foundation

Homestead Graphics

Wells Fargo

Michigan Tech President's Office

Michigan Tech MUB Board

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community


97.7 WOLF, 102.2 Kbear

Michigan Tech Career Services


Silver Sponsors

Daily Mining Gazette

SkyWest Airlines

City of Houghton

Michigan Tech Center for Diversity and Inclusion

UP Health System Portage

Eagle Radio

Pepsi Cola Bottling Company/p>


Michigan Tech Employee's Federal Credit Union

Michigan Tech Humanities

Michigan Tech Student Affairs and Advancement

Michigan Tech Office of Student Affairs and Advancement

Fairfield Inn & Suites, Chicago

Michigan Tech Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs

Copper Sponsors

First United Methodist Church


City of Hancock

Michigan Tech Materials Science & Engineering

Michigan Tech Social Science

Upper Penisnula Power Company

Copper Country Ford

Hancock Rotary Club

Keweenaw Brewing Company

Michigan Tech Cognitive & Learning Science

Michigan Tech Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics Department

Super 8 Motel/Copper Crown-Magnuson

RE/MAX Douglass Real Estate

Iron Sponsors

Great Lakes Wild Woodland Ginseng Farm

David McConnell

Michigan Tech Book Store

Michigan Tech Equity/Institutional Diversity

Michigan Tech Dean of Students Office

Michigan Tech School of Business and Economics

>River Valley Bank

State Farm Insurance

Superior National Bank

Houghton Power Sports

U.P. Engineering

Century 21 North Country Agency

Superior Sand & Gravel

The Shipping Shop

Computer Mechanix

Tadych's Econofoods

Gartners Gallery

Michigan Tech Department of Kinesiology

Northern Auto Inc.

OHM/Hitch Incorporated

The Pines Resort

Vollwerth Company & Paul Baroni's Company

Agate Sponsors

Keweenaw Chamber of Commerce

Kirkish Furniture

McGann Building Supply Co

Miner's Bank

Sam Leow

Superior Travel

Surplus Outlet

Bruno's Motors

Farmers Insurance

Hairsmiths Salon Inc.

Debbie Mann

John Preston

Cynthia Figures

Greenstone Sponsors


Jim's Food Mart

Domino's Pizza

Franklin Square Inn Magnuson

Holiday Inn Express

LB's Chill-n-Grill

Downwind Sports

Flower Shop

Country Inn and Suites Hotel

Dave's BP Amoco

Fine Line Tire

Downwind Sports

International Programs and Services

Thank you to all volunteers!

Want more information?
Contact us at ips@mtu.edu or
Call 906-487-2160.

Sponsorship Levels and Benefits

Sponsorship BenefitsGold Package $2,000+Silver Package $500–$1,999Copper Package $200–$499Iron Package $50–$199Agate Package $20–$49

Greenstone Package

Gift Certificate and/or Product For Trivia Contest

Exclusive activity or event sponsorship “Presented by” status on website, Facebook, print ads, and radio announcements
Company or organization banner* placement at Dee Stadium (approximately 3,000 attendees) in proximity to sponsored activity
Listed as donor on the Parade of Nations banner† placed outside at the Dee Stadium (approximately 3,000 attendees)
Listed as donors in print ads and radio interviews
Recognition in the Multicultural Festival program brochure and several mentions by the emcee during the Festival
Free Parade of Nations 2015 T-shirt
Listed as donor on website and Facebook

* Banner and artwork provided by sponsor

† Banner provided by Parade of Nations and logo provided by sponsor in all marketing materials listed. Submit logo to: lgivens@mtu.edu by August 1 deadline.