Thank you for your interest in supporting the Blk Out Collective. We believe in building deeper relationships in the form of unique partnerships with companies and organizations who align with our values.
Our partnership program includes brand visibility through our Blk Out Collective Membership program which consists of year-round initiatives impacting climbers and outdoor enthusiast of the African diaspora. Partners can select from a variety of partner program.
Partnership with First Outdoor Company & the Blk Out brand includes the following benefits:
Year long mention within our blogs and online community groups
Brand featured in Blk Out Climbing YouTube channel
Brand services and products featured in the Blk Out Collective membership program
Discounted and free tickets to Blk Out Festivals
Partner visibility on our website
Reel + highlights on Instagram
Logo placement in emails and various festival and event marketing materials
We align with companies who value and commit to the following:
Climate conscious and committed to developing sustainable products and initiatives,
Working with progressive, forward-thinking small outdoor businesses and creatives,
Advocating for climber safety, education, and conservation in the outdoors.
Provide a custom discount code for Blk Out members for your services or products.
co-branded event (in-person)
Provide space for us to co-host a community, educational or fundraising in-person Blk Out event.
co-branded event (Virtual)
Sponsor an athlete, coach or health specialist to be featured on our Discord channel for virtual member events.
Work with our team to co-develop and design custom products or use our logo that appeals to climbers and outdoor enthusiasts of color.
Retreat Product Placement
Feature your product at our education and wellness retreats or provide an annual giveaway for a collective members (including the ally membership) to promote a new product launch.
gym membership grant
Give a new climber the unique opportunity to have a one-year membership at a climbing gym to continue exploring the sport. This grant will be in your brand name and should consist of at least one grant a year. Alternatively, work with us to develop a collaborative, discounted gym membership rooted in education and growing their interest as a climber, route setter or competitive climber.
Want your brand featured on our Blk Out Climbing youtube channel? Work with us to review products or events. We also offer mid-roll ad opportunities and product placement features.
SCHEDULE a MEETING
Want to discuss a custom partnership? Have questions about partnership programs? Book a meeting today with one of the Blk Out Fest team members.