It's tough to raise a dream by yourself. Of course, you can launch your project on your own through trial and error, and that's a great learning experience. But with sponsorship, sometimes there are no second chances if you make the wrong impression with a key corporate brand.
If you want to learn how to get sponsored from two leading entrepreneurs in the sponsorship industry, this is your chance to tap into the unparalleled experience and guidance of Charmaine Hammond and Rebecca Kirstein.
What Our Clients Say About Working With Us
Sponsorship and fundraising has changed significantly over the past few years -- what used to work is now almost a guaranteed recipe for failure. But with all the opportunities available through sponsorship, how does one ensure that they do it right? The answer(...)
Working with the Raise A Dream team is a wonderful experience. From the moment I signed up, I knew I was in very good hands. My business has become more focused, and I am working on a project that I never thought would come to fruition.
I had an amazing session with Charmaine! Valuable information I can implement right away.
Thank you soooo much for the additional information and support provided following the event as well, wow! You are an amazing team, the best investment I've ever made.
One short strategy call with Charmaine sparked one long list of ideas, options, and insights that I could easily and quickly implement in my business. She has a unique gift of seeing opportunities and connections that enhances the success of her clients.(...)
My new project is being fueled with what I’m learning from Charmaine. She is a treasure chest full of ideas and generous with them too. Our two minds snap, crackle, and pop when we talk. So much so that I’ve hired her as my mentor/coach. I want MORE of what she(...)
It has been such a pleasure learning from Rebecca and being a participant in the Raise a Dream program! The program is phenomenal - I learned so much about sponsorships and Rebecca was so much fun to work with. She certainly knows her stuff and and organizes(...)
Charmaine Hammond is a gem! Her savvy insights into building relationships, finding sponsors, and developing collaborations have been immensely helpful to me. I’d highly recommend Charmaine to grow your business!
Charmaine is an expert in the field of collaboration and corporate sponsorship. Because of her in-depth knowledge, effective strategies, and passion, I had the tools I needed to find sponsors for my trip across Canada for my book, 150 Canadian Stories.
Wow! One hour on the strategy call with Charmaine netted potential sponsorships with companies I love. There was never pressure to sign up to a longer program, but after soooo much value I can't wait to learn more. I trust Charmaine.
Rebecca Kirstein is one of the most dynamic, collaborative and forward-thinking leaders I've ever met. Her ability to connect with people and inspire new ways of thinking is tremendous, and helps power both her and the people she knows toward their goals.(...)
I used several of Charmaine's strategies on building partnerships and raising funds for my Guinness World Records™ campaign and they worked beautifully. I was not only able to fund the campaign and set a world record, but also empower many children to think(...)
A reminder to ASK for what you want/need. And a BIG shoutout to Charmaine Hammond, sponsorship guru, for showing how to creatively use sponsorship.
I’m holding my first public event on Saturday for which I need all kinds of things from pens to food to sound(...)
Rebecca is amazing! She's friendly, willing to share her knowledge, works well with people and makes you feel like you're her best friend.
Working with Rebecca allowed me to gain insight into sponsorship. The workshop she does with Charmaine Hammond is(...)
Doing a strategy call with Charmaine literally blew my mind with all the potential ways I could maximize relationships with corporate sponsors.
Charmaine is very caring, enthusiastic, creative, and incredibly resourceful. She gave me phenomenal advice on how(...)
Charmaine brought so much enthusiasm to our first discussion and call and helped me believe even more strongly in my launch event and book tour. Charmaine offered powerful, actionable suggestions for me to create the most success for my launch event! I highly(...)
Charmaine is a master at teaching others how to leverage relationships and momentum by gaining sponsorships for your business. Not only have I seen her powerfully present at the Global Influence Summit in 2016 and 2017 where she delivered a thought-provoking,(...)
I have had the privilege to work with Rebecca in several different capacities. Rebecca is a talented photographer, inspiring entrepreneur, and a person of ACTION! She doesn’t just talk about business, project and event ideas – she actually makes them happen.(...)
Learning about the true value of collaborative sponsorship from the Raise a Dream Team was invaluable to me in the growth of my business. I took away actionable strategies and tools and landed my first big sponsor within weeks of taking the program!
Insightful, clear, dedicated, and a true leader are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to describing Rebecca Kirstein. I teach leaders how to work with and follow through on their intuitive hits, and it's clear she listens -- and listens well -- to her(...)
Charmaine Hammond is a heart-centered businesswoman who seamlessly thinks outside the box and captures ideas from the realm of possibilities.
In an amazing strategy session, Charmaine offered her expertise in a way that ignited my enthusiasm for finding more(...)
As a bestselling author and expert book publisher, I always search out best practices, tactics, and tools so that authors I work with can gain exposure and make money with their books. As I listened to the brilliance of Charmaine explaining how sponsorships(...)
I just attended the Sponsorship Intensive workshop in Victoria. I had doubts going into it as I wasn't really sure about how this would help my business and my speaking.
I have to say, Charmaine and Rebecca totally delivered a powerful workshop on this(...)
When Charmaine Hammond talks about sponsorship, you realize the depth of her knowledge on the subject. She provides practical tips about understanding sponsors’ needs and building relationships. In a 1-1 call, Charmaine gives so much value through the insights(...)
Charmaine Hammond is a tour de force in the world of sponsorships and business practices. She is a walking, talking example of integrity and professionalism, wrapped in a thick coating of collaborative mentality. She is also smart as hell!
I am so pleased to(...)
Rebecca Kirstein is a powerhouse. Professional, progressive, proactive are a few of the words that come to mind, to describe this multi-talented entrepreneur. She is the quintessential entrepreneur, full of ideas, wisdom and enthusiasm, but with the power of(...)