Sponsorship & Underwriting

"Language Lives" is a captivating weekend-long festival dedicated to poetry, storytelling, authors, and artists, with a focus on celebrating the power of words and the art forms that accompany them. As passionate advocates of literature and artistic expression, we believe that this event will ignite inspiration, promote creativity, and foster a deep appreciation for the beauty of language. 


We welcome sponsors at a range of levels please feel free to contact the organizer with any questions.


We are currently looking for one or more event underwriters to make sure the event is a success. Please reach out to Ipswich Art Association for more details. 

A Range of Community Involvement

Welcome to a new festival: Language Lives, a captivating weekend-long festival dedicated to poetry, storytelling, authors, and artists in the picturesque town of Ipswich. We invite you to become an esteemed sponsor of this extraordinary event that celebrates the power of words and the art that accompanies them. Produced in collaboration with the Ipswich Art Association, a 503(c)3 nonprofit organization, "Language Lives" promises to be an immersive experience that will leave a lasting impact on attendees and the community. 

Why Offer Financial Support

As a sponsor of Language Lives, your organization will have a unique opportunity to showcase its commitment to the arts and literature. By supporting this festival, you will align your brand with an event that promotes creativity, fosters cultural enrichment, and engages a passionate audience of literature enthusiasts, art connoisseurs, and curious minds. Your sponsorship will not only contribute to the success of "Language Lives" but also help sustain and promote the arts in the Ipswich community.

Support the Future of the Festival

Language Lives is a one-of-a-kind book festival designed for lovers of words and the art forms that bring them to life. Held on October 5 through the 8th at Ebsco Hall, this festival brings together a community of poets, authors, storytellers, and artists from various backgrounds, creating a vibrant tapestry of literary and artistic expression. With a diverse range of activities, including poetry slams, author panels, live performances, an exhibition hall, interactive workshops, and storytelling, there will be something to captivate every imagination. 

Underwriter Benefits

We have crafted diverse sponsorship packages to suit various levels of support, each offering valuable benefits and exposure. These benefits may include:

- Logo Placement: Prominent display of your logo on event materials, including websites, banners, posters, and programs.
- Marketing Exposure: Recognition in online and offline marketing campaigns, press releases, social media posts, and email newsletters.
- Complimentary Table Space: Enjoy access to the festival at the ground level to share your organization with community members.
- Brand Visibility: Your logo prominently displayed on signage throughout the festival venue, creating strong brand recognition.
- Community Engagement: Demonstrate your commitment to the Ipswich community by supporting a local arts organization and fostering cultural growth. 

Support the Festival

Join us in making Language Lives an exceptional celebration of words and art. By becoming a sponsor, you will not only gain valuable exposure and recognition but also play a crucial role in supporting the Ipswich Art Association and its mission to nurture and promote the arts. Let us discuss how we can tailor a sponsorship package to meet your organization's goals and objectives.

To explore sponsorship opportunities or request additional information, please contact our sponsorship coordinator, Katherine, at books (at) languagelives (dot) com or (978) 312 dash 2324. We look forward to partnering with you to create an extraordinary festival that will inspire and enchant the Ipswich community and beyond.