Sponsorship


Melanin Parks Sponsorship

On Saturday, June 19, Melanin Parks will be at the Historic American Beach.

We are asking business owners to support our day of event with a sponsorship that will go towards an HBCU student of your choice towards Back to School supplies.

  • Melanin Bronze – $350
  • Melanin Silver – $700
  • Melanin Gold – $1050

Sponsorship submissions can be completed using the form at the bottom of this page.

Schedule of Events


  • 8:00 am 5k Race sponsored by 1st Place Sports
  • 9:00 am 1k race
  • 10:00 am Announcement of the winners

Event Speakers

  • 10:30 am American Beach history Carol Alexander
  • 10:45 am Dr. Johnnetta Cole (Remember our Ancestors)
  • 11:00 am Dr. Leroy Polite Generational Wealth
  • 11:20 am Mr. Marlon Smith Motivational Speaker

Jazz Concert

  • 12:00 pm Akia Uwanda 
  • 2:30 pm Julian Vaughn
  • 5:00 pm Deja Vu

Sponsorship Registration