2023 Sponsorship Opportunities

It is crucial that we continue protecting the waterways that sustain most of Baltimore's drinking water supply and preserving the Gunpowder's natural beauty for future generations. With your support, we can!

Gunpowder Valley Conservancy (GVC) is excited to offer the following sponsorship opportunities this year:

GVC Volunteer Recognition Event

(December 12, 2023)

Help us show our volunteer and community leaders how much we value their time and energy spent protecting the Gunpowder Watershed. We have limited sponsorship opportunities for our intimate volunteer recognition event at Boordy Vineyards. We anticipate 60 guests will attend as we celebrate the year's achievements, as well as honor our:

  • Charlie Conklin Volunteer Leader of the Year
  • Community Leader of the Year
  • Other volunteer awards
2023 Volunteer Recognition

Evening Among the Trees (September 9, 2023)

Spend an Evening Among the Trees with GVC and our friends! Our annual fundraiser dinner will be returning to the beautiful grounds of Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Parkville. Join us for live music, great food, silent auction, and raffle! We will also be celebrating the 10th anniversary of our Clear Creeks Project and honoring the communities that have made the program a success!

Your sponsorship supports GVC's programs that:

  • Preserve land and restore streams and forests for future generations
  • Introduce to the public Bay-Wise practices that reduce stormwater pollution
  • Provide meaningful environmental stewardship experiences for volunteers of all ages
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Explore the Gunpowder Watershed Challenge (May 1 - June 14, 2023)

Explore the Gunpowder is more than a singular event. It is 45 days--symbolic of the length of the Gunpowder river--focused on connecting people to nature, local businesses, and environmental stewardship activities. New this year is our Passport Challenge! People will be encouraged to visit featured businesses and nature centers to collect GVC stickers.