Port of Corpus Christi makes Call for Sponsorships for 2020

Oct 15, 2019


Corpus Christi, TX, USA – The Port of Corpus Christi is continuing its commitment to nonprofit organizations in the Coastal Bend by opening the application period for those seeking event sponsorships.

The Port sponsors a number of events every year, which helps different organizations in the area fund their missions to provide valuable services or assistance to those in need. Social responsibility is at the core of the Port of Corpus Christi’s commitment to the community and providing funds for event sponsorships is a way for the Port to reinvest in our community by keeping those dollars local.

Interested organizations can now apply for a sponsorship for events occurring between January 1 through June 30, 2020. That application period will run from October 15 – November 30, 2019. The Port opens two defined application periods annually for the first and second halves of a year, which is designed to give stakeholders a clear process to follow and help in their planning.

It also allows the Port to evaluate where its funding will have the greatest impact in the community in which we live and work. Another application period will run from April 1-30, 2020 for events scheduled to occur in the latter half of that year (July 1 – December 31, 2020).

“The economic growth that our region is experiencing is unprecedented, but it’s important that we do everything in our power to give back to benefit our fellow citizens here in the Coastal Bend,” said Charles W. Zahn Jr., Port of Corpus Christi Commission Chairman. “With the Port of Corpus Christi’s sponsorship program, we can partner with a number of organizations so that everyone in our community has an opportunity to succeed and thrive.”

Organizations looking to apply for a sponsorship from the Port of Corpus Christi can view program guidelines at www.portofcc.com/community/call-for-sponsorships.


About Port Corpus Christi

As a leader in U.S. Crude Oil export ports and a major economic engine of Texas and the nation, Port Corpus Christi is the 3rd largest port in the United States in total revenue tonnage. Strategically located on the western Gulf of Mexico with a 36-mile, soon to be 54 foot (MLLW) deep channel, Port Corpus Christi is a major gateway to international and domestic maritime commerce. The Port has excellent railroad and highway network connectivity via three North American Class-1 railroads and two major interstate highways. With an outstanding staff overseen by its seven-member commission, Port Corpus Christi is “Moving America’s Energy.” https://www.portofcc.com/


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