Sponsors

Interested in sponsorship opportunities for the 2020 Community Cup?

Contact Brian Timm, Director of Corporate Partnerships, at 614-221-6180 or via email at btimm@columbussports.org

The Columbus Foundation

For 75 years, The Columbus Foundation has been in the business of helping others.

The Foundation is the trusted philanthropic advisor® to more than 2,500 individuals, families, and businesses that have created unique funds and planned gifts to make a difference in the lives of others.

The Center for Corporate Philanthropy is designed to help both established and new central Ohio businesses make the most of their charitable investments—within the company and in the broader community. As part of the Center, the Emergency Assistance Program helps businesses develop a way to support their employees during times of hardship and disaster, ensuring they have the assistance they need when it’s needed most. Learn more at cbusfdn.org/EAP.

Giant Eagle, Tailgate Zone

Giant Eagle, Inc., ranked among the top 40 on Forbes magazine’s largest private corporations list, is one of the nation’s largest food retailers and distributors with approximately $8.9 billion in annual sales. Founded in 1931, Giant Eagle, Inc. has grown to be a leading supermarket retailer in the region with more than 410 retail locations throughout western Pennsylvania, Ohio, northern West Virginia, Maryland and Indiana.

Columbus Blue Jackets, Hockey Shot

The only National Hockey League franchise in Ohio, the Columbus Blue Jackets play at Nationwide Arena, located in the heart of the Arena District. The Blue Jackets play in the NHL’s Eastern Conference and host games at Nationwide Arena from mid-September through mid-April.   For more information, visit BlueJackets.com.

Columbus Clippers, Wiffle Ball Home Run Derby

The Columbus Clippers are a professional Minor League Baseball team which plays in the International League and is the Triple-A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians. The Clippers have won a ten Governor’s Cups (International League Champions) and were back to back Minor League Baseball National Championships in 2010 and 2011. 2019 marks the 11th season in Huntington Park, which has been recognized as the Best Ballpark in America multiple times. The team is owned by Franklin County.

G&J Pepsi-Cola Bottlers, Football Toss

G&J Pepsi-Cola Bottles Inc. is the largest family-owned and operated Pepsi franchise bottler, employing more than 1,600 people at 13 locations in Ohio and Kentucky, including production facilities in Columbus and Portsmouth, OH and in Lexington and Winchester KY. 

Hand and Microsurgery Associates, Basketball Shooting Competition

For the past 32 years, Hand and Microsurgery Associates has focused on helping people regain the use of their hands and arms after trauma, disease or accident. In addition to decades of patient care, they have helped train hundreds of local emergency medical technicians and paramedics to give Central Ohio residents the best opportunity for recovery in emergency situations. Recently they expanded their practice expertise to include total treatment for sports related injuries, and every condition of the shoulder, knees, and ankles.

HNS Sports Group, Golf Chipping

HNS Sports Group is well positioned to assist companies, who find value in the golf industry, build and execute comprehensive golf branding or sponsorship strategies. Effectively understanding the golf marketplace today is a significant challenge. The HNS Sports Group team possesses over 125 years of collective experience that is applied to lead companies in their efforts to maximize value from golf sponsorship and event participation.

JPMorgan Chase & Co., Tug of War

JPMorgan Chase & Co. and its predecessor banks have been serving Columbus consumers and businesses for 150 years. Today, the firm is the region’s largest corporate employer. Columbus is a technology and innovation hub for JPMorgan Chase. Thousands of IT professionals are helping to develop its industry-leading mobile and digital products and tools. And, each of the company’s four business lines, Asset Management, Commercial Banking, Consumer and Community Banking, and Corporate and Investment Banking, is represented among the firm’s vibrant central Ohio workforce.   JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.5 trillion and operations worldwide. The company serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands.

M3S Sports, 5K Race

Our Mission is to produce remarkable celebrations of the Active Healthy Lifestyle focused on an amazing participant experience with best-in-class operations and a second-to-none customer service.

Our team is incredibly passionate about our events, our participants, our charities and our partners. We have experienced amazing growth and increased community involvement. Our event line up is highlighted by the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon™, which has grown more than 350% since its inception in 2004. The race has grown into a spring celebration of fitness in the City of Columbus. The entire M3S Sports line up now has more than 43,000 participants in eleven events.

The participant experience is our No. 1 priority. Our customer service is based on a simple thought: “The answer is yes — now what is the question.”

Our corporate and community partners are invaluable to the events and necessary to produce world-class celebrations of the Active Healthy Lifestyle. We will not partner with any company or organization that is not passionate about what they do, their customers and the community.

Since we started M3S Sports in 2002, we have always managed the enterprise with passion. If you are passionate about your life, your fitness and your sports, come join us.

Let us Celebrate YOU like a Champion.

Marathon, Dodgeball

Marathon Petroleum Company (MPC) is the nation’s second-largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of approximately 1.9 million barrels per calendar day in its six-refinery system. Marathon brand gasoline is sold through approximately 5,600 independently owned retail outlets across 20 states and the District of Columbia. In addition, Speedway LLC, an MPC subsidiary, owns and operates the nation’s second-largest convenience store chain, with approximately 2,740 convenience stores in 21 states. MPC owns, leases or has ownership interests in approximately 10,800 miles of crude oil and light product pipelines. Through subsidiaries, MPC owns the general partner of MPLX LP, a midstream master limited partnership. Through MPLX, MPC has ownership interests in gathering and processing facilities with approximately 5.9 billion cubic feet per day of gathering capacity, 8.4 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas processing capacity and 610,000 barrels per day of fractionation capacity.

Orthopedic ONE, Soccer Kick

Orthopedic ONE is the largest, physician-owned orthopedic surgery practice in Ohio. With 60 physicians covering every area of orthopedic expertise, you can trust us to provide the highest quality of care – no matter how simple or complex the condition or injury may be. We have a wide range of expertise within our practice, including both surgical and non-surgical approaches to treating orthopedic conditions. We represent the region’s top orthopedic experts, nearly 100 physical and occupational therapists, and a team of more than 600 caring associates dedicated to helping our patients get better and get back to doing what they love.

Dr. Peter H. Edwards, Jr. is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with a fellowship-trained specialty in Sports Medicine. His practice has an emphasis on arthroscopic surgery of the knee and sports injuries of the lower extremity. Dr. Edwards has more than 20 years of experience in treating elite athletes such as: Olympic wrestlers, NFL players, NASCAR team members, the U.S. Men’s and Women’s National Soccer Teams, and countless collegiate athletes. He served as team physician for the Columbus Crew SC since their inception in 1996 until stepping into his present role as a member of the new Columbus Crew ownership group. Through these experiences he has gained valuable knowledge that benefits his patients who are both athletes and non-athletes. He strives to return his patients safely to competition at the highest level while maximizing their quality of life after sport.

We invite you to learn more by visiting www.OrthopedicONE.com.

Outreach Promotional Solutions, T-Shirt Vendor

Outreach Promotional Solutions is a marketing agency based in the historic Brewery District in Columbus. Driven by creativity and community impact, Outreach helps small businesses reach their growth goals through promotional products, apparel and creative marketing services. The company has been a consistent contributor to the community as a proud supporter of local nonprofits and is a Founding Member of Small Biz Cares.

Red Roof, Cornhole Toss

Red Roof Inn was founded by James R. Trueman, an Ohio-based contractor who believed, like our guests, in simplicity and economy without giving up quality. He built his business with one mission in mind: To offer clean and comfortable rooms as well as attentive guest service – and charge less for it.

Today, we continue to thrive without losing sight of our original values. From our home town of Columbus, OH to the piers of San Francisco, we have grown to 600+ hotels across the nation and across the globe including Brazil and Japan.