Event Sponsorships

Events allow our corporate partners to reach target audiences who are passionate supporters of our research. Increase your company’s visibility and name recognition through event programs, signage, and other materials while fueling innovation. Event sponsorship opportunities and benefit packages are available at numerous events throughout the year, at a variety of different levels. For more detailed information about the opportunities listed below, please see our event sponsorship grid. 

Note: Due to the coronavirus pandemic, not all events will take place. Please check with your Fred Hutch representative for an update.

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Climb to Fight Cancer

Year-round

A unique opportunity to climb some of the world’s most breathtaking mountains and accelerate cancer research

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Hutch Award Luncheon

May

Luncheon on the field at T-Mobile Park honoring the annual recipient of the prestigious Hutch Award®, which recognizes a pro baseball player for their accomplishments

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INsight

July

Annual summer party of the Innovators Network, a group of young professionals that funds early-stage research at Fred Hutch

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Obliteride

August

The Northwest’s largest and best-organized community fundraising event, Obliteride brings together people of all ages to bike, walk, run, and volunteer to support cancer research

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Base 2 Space

September

An exclusive opportunity to climb the open-air stairwells to the top of the Space Needle and take in breathtaking views of the Puget Sound region

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IN for the Hutch

October

A cocktail party with a twist! Mix, mingle, and dance the night away with emerging leaders who are members of the Innovators Network

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Hutch Holiday Gala

December

A sparkling evening of inspiration and impact, this elegant black-tie event brings our community together for a celebration of progress toward cures

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Circle Series

Three per year

An engaging forum for Fred Hutch researchers to share with supporters how philanthropy is helping accelerate new ideas and innovations in research

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Supper Club

Two per year

A small and intimate dinner that brings guests together with our scientists for an evening of food and dynamic conversation

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IN Happy Hour

Three per year

A networking event for Innovators Network members and guests to connect with other young professionals and learn about research at Fred Hutch

Elizabeth Prescott, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Institutional Giving

Lisa Roeder

Director, Corporate Engagement

Elizabeth “Za” Martin

Associate Director, Corporate Engagement

Laurie Hawk Schmertz

Associate Director, Corporate Engagement