Important: Please note that new donation requests are NOT being considered at the present time.
If your event will take place after March 1, 2017, you may submit a request below. Please know that you will not receive a response until after February 1, 2017.
Thanks for your patience.
Thank you for your interest in Lake Champlain Chocolates. Please take a moment to read our donation guidelines below. If you meet these guidelines, we encourage you to request a donation of product or cash contribution.
- We support organizations whose focus is on the arts, education, and sustainable agriculture. Please note that we do not sponsor individuals or religious programs.
- Donations are reserved for non-profit organizations. You must have your 501(c)(3) IRS status.
- Vermont-based community groups and organizations are our focus.
- Preference is shown for organizations filing their first request.
Sponsorships & Advertising Opportunities
Sponsorship & advertising opportunities are evaluated twice a year. This year's deadlines are March 1st and August 1st. If your event occurs after this deadline, please try us again next year.
You may apply for sponsorship & advertising by submitting a request in writing (on your organization's letterhead) to: ATTN: Sponsorships & Advertising, Lake Champlain Chocolates, 750 Pine Street, Burlington, VT 05401. Or, you may also email these sponsorship & advertising requests to firstname.lastname@example.org. We receive hundreds of sponsor and advertising opportunities each year; please be advised that we are unable to fulfill every request and select only those which further our marketing and company vision and fit within our budget. No phone calls, please.
Cash donation requests are reviewed once a year. This year's deadline for requests is March 15th. If your event occurs after this deadline, please try us again next year. You may apply for a cash donation by submitting in writing (on your organization's letterhead) to: ATTN: Cash Donations, Lake Champlain Chocolates, 750 Pine Street, Burlington, VT 05401. We receive hundreds of donation requests every year; please be advised that we are unable to fulfill every request, even if your organization meets all of our criteria. No phone calls or emails, please.
We proudly support local non-profit community organizations with donations of chocolate. If you have an upcoming fundraising event in Vermont, please complete the product donation request form below and provide a minimum of 4 weeks notice. You will receive a response to your request in writing within 3 weeks.
Please take a moment to read our guidelines for product donations. If your event fits this criteria, we encourage you to submit a request for a chocolate donation. No phone calls, please.
•Chocolate donations are limited to Vermont-based community groups and organizations. Out-of-state requests are not accepted, as we do not ship donations.
•Gift certificates are not available. Any donations given will be chocolate only.
•Requests for outdoor summer events are not typically honored due to the extremely perishable nature of our chocolates. Please keep this in mind when submitting your request.
Best of luck to you with your program!
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