Become a Sex Worker Festival Sponsor!

Sponsorship Info • Advertising Specs and Deadlines •. Vendors and Tabling • Programs from Past Festivals

Festival Fans and Supporters!

We hope that you would consider joining the San Francisco Sex Worker Fest as one of the sponsors, as a vendor at our many events and/or as an advertiser in our festival program. The SF Sex Worker Film and Arts Festival has been part of Bay Area and sex worker culture since 1998, with our first festival in 1999. We have a devoted following in the Bay Area, across the US and internationally on our website at This would be a great chance for you to increase visibility amongst our audience and we would very much appreciate your support for this project! Please visit our website at to learn more. Sponsors can make paypal donations here:


We also have non-profit fiscal sponsorship and we seek tax-deductible donations for our projects. We also appreciate any size tax deductible donations, so please consider that as well. Please email us at for more information.

We offer you our love and gratitute, PLUS we will include your logo on our website, in our program and in our promotional materials. We also offer free tickets to an event of your choice at the 'Introductory' level, and a festival pass for 'Star' donors. We will place an ad for your business at a discounted rate in our program and we will have tabling opportunities during this week at reduced rates as well. We tailor our sponsorship arrangements to the needs of sponsors, and we look forward to talking to you about the ways we can work together.

The Festival will take place in the spirng/summer at various venues. The Roaming Hookerfest takes place the week prior to the Festival, when we take our movies to agencies around the city. Artists, filmmakers, musicians and sponsors will be announced, but below is some preliminary info. For updates, visit

Sex Worker Film and Arts Festival Sponsorship


You Receive:
* Complimentary pass to the event of your choice for 'Introductory' donors or All Events Passes for 'Star' donors.
* 25% off advertising and vendor tables
* Your logo as a sponsor in our program and on our website
* We will place your brochures on a sponsor table for our guests
* Visit our website for specs and further info at

Sponsorship Financial Suggestions:
Sponsorships are available on a sliding scale basis with the chart below as a guideline. We also appreciate 'in kind' donations if that works better for your project. We have many different arrangements with businesses, media outlets and non-profits and we like to find an arrangement that suits your needs.

Project Category Budget Suggested Support
Small Projects Budget under 10,000

Sliding Scale-Optional $100-?
or 'in kind'

Non-Profits Budgets over $150,000 $150 or 'in kind'
Small Businesses Budgets under $300,000 $200 or 'in kind'
Large Businesses Budget's over $500,000 $500-$1000
Corporate Budget's over $500,000 $1000-?


Vendors (25% off prices below for sponsors):
* Table space during events
* Individual tabling opportunities for specific events at various fees.
* Reserve your space by phone or email
* Visit our website for venue tabling information and further info at

Advertisers in our program (25% off prices below fo sponsors):
* $150 for the smallest size (business card size) and we can create an ad from your business card

* $300 for a half page ad (approx) 8" x 5" or 4 x 10
* $500 for a full page (approx) 7.5 x 9.5"

Additional pricing for other sizes and special placements.

* Visit our website for specs and further info at
* Reserve your space by phone 415-751-1659 or email
* Our next deadline for advertisers, vendors and sponsors TBA.

Click to see pdfs of past programs

(The format for our festival program varies each year. This year we will produce large booklets, 8.5" x 11")

There are many specific arrangements we make with sponsors so we will be eager to talk to you. We would be pleased to have your support and would very much appreciate being able to list you as one of our sponsors, merchants and advertisers.



Carol Leigh