The 2020 Virtual Soap Summit is a 2 day online conference hosted by Certified Soap Maker, Live Streamer, Author and owner of Live Soap School, Zakia Ringgold. It is the only conference of its kind developed for and dedicated to makers of Handmade and Homemade Natural Skincare and Holistic Wellness products!
The Virtual Soap Summit teaches the skills needed to successfully make handmade natural skincare products along with the tools and strategies to effectively grow a virtual business from home.
Live Soap School offers creative sponsorship opportunities. Due to their uniqueness, Summit attendees, Virtual Speakers and Website Visitors will benefit from your visibility providing the highest impact to your marketing.
Participants will be watching from home due to the current restrictions of social distancing and self-isolation. Our environments are quickly shifting and learning to make handcrafted products is a mechanisms for becoming self-reliant, starting and growing an online business from one’s home.
Choices range from virtual door prizes, specific advertising space in our Virtual Summit eBook to exclusive promotional video ads before and during the conference.
Sponsorship is a great way to connect with attendees interested in products and services to make and sell handmade natural skincare.
We will work with you to ensure that your participation is recognized, rewarding and profitable.
Sponsor a Virtual Door Prize
We will be hosting several Virtual give-aways! You can sponsor the giveaway! This creates an opportunity for new customers to discover your brand and your products.
We will randomly draw winners and provide you with the contact information to ship the prizes directly to their home in the US or Canada. You don't need to worry about shipping huge pallets to a central location. You will be able to ship directly to the winners.
If you are able to ship internationally we would welcome your sponsorship and work with you to ensure recipients are able to redeem the virtual door prizes.
Join us as a Sponsor!
Do you have a product that compliments one of our Speaker Talks? Sponsor the Speaker!
As a Speaker Sponsor your brand will receive:
Do you believe in our mission of building community, creating opportunity and developing skills? Become a Seed Sower.
As a Seed Sower, your company will receive:
Sponsor a scholarship for 5 attendees and cultivate the next generation of business owners and product formulators.
As a Cultivator, your company will receive:
Sponsor a scholarship for 10 attendees and help individuals to realize innate skills and abilities.
As a Harvester, your company will receive:
Sponsor a scholarship for 20 attendees and enable attendees to develop critical skills to start a handmade skincare business.
As a Rain Maker, your company will receive:
Do you believe in the mission and vision of More than Soap? Maybe you have a different budget. You can make a donation of any amount to support continuing education efforts.
All sponsors get full access to all live sessions and have the option of hosting Virtual Door Prizes and Sending Swag Bag items to conference participants based in US and Canada.
More than Soap. We can all play a part. As Corona has had a world-wide impact and our speakers are spread across the world we wanted to give back. Each speaker has identified a local organization to which 10% of all proceeds will be donated in support of Corona Relief.
Here are a few of the designated organizations from the speakers local hometown
Marilyn Dice - Pennsylvania
The Hollander Project is a co-working space and business incubator for female entrepreneurs from Braddock and surrounding Moon Valley communities.
The Hollander Project offers professional development opportunities, wellness programming and community events while creating an inspiring and supportive environment where women can build and grow their businesses, as well as their knowledge and their networks. Marilyn has designated The Hollander Project as her local organization in Pennsylvania.
Connie Sue Gilkeson-Boggess - West Virginia
River Cities Therapy and Recreation Center, Inc. Founded in 1994, this program provides equine assisted therapy and recreation programs to people of all ages. Located in Milton, WV, the impact of the Covid-19 (Corona Virus) has decreased all funding sources. We house 8 horses and with out community support as a 501c3, we don't exist. Connie has designated River Cities Therapy as her local organization in West Virginia!
Carletta Brown- Pennsylvania
Philabundance started as a small food rescue organization that now distributes more than 24 million pounds of food a year to those in need. Philabundance is a proud member of feeding America, a nationwide network of food banks leading the fight against hunger in the United States. Carletta has designated Philabundance as her local organization in Pennsylvania.
Emely Bonife - Manila, Philippines
Rock Ed Philippines is a volunteer group working to provide venues and events for alternative education. via music, the arts, poetry, sports, photography, fashion, graphic design, literature, new approaches to science, film, cultural studies, theatre, dance, and any other way except being in a classroom. They are currently organizing efforts to provide front-liners and hospitals of PPE's, food, transport and other assistance needed to combat COVID-19. Emely has designated Rock Ed Philippines as her local organization in Manila!
Janae Tyars - California
God's Pantry is a volunteer supported food pantry feeding people in California since 2012. Each year this organization serves over 125,000 people with the Corona Virus this need will only increase. Janae has designated God's Pantry as her local organization in California!
Kim Glenn - Pennsylvania
Bethesda Project is a nonprofit organization that provides shelter, housing and supportive services to adults experiencing chronic homelessness in Philadelphia.
Kim has designated The Bethesda Project as her local organization in Pennsylvania!
Venessa Phipps - New Jersey
For more than 120 years Good Will Home and Rescue Mission has been providing meals, shelter, and other life-saving services to neighbors experiencing homelessness, hunger and other crises in Newark and Northern New Jersey. Venessa has designated Good Will Homes and Missions as her local organization in New Jersey!
Keith Bertrand - New York
Meals On Wheels of Syracuse organizes, plans, and administers the service of delivering nutritious meals, nutrition education, and resource assistance to people living in the community unable to do so for themselves. Keith has designated Meals on Wheels of Syracuse as his local organization in New York!
Debra Davis Sturdevant - New York
Central New York chapter of the Alzheimer's Association provides education and support to all those facing Alzheimer's and other dementias throughout the community, including those living with the disease, caregivers, health care professionals and families. Debra has designated the Central NY chapter of the Alzheimer's Association as her local organization in New Jersey!
Sarah Shepherd - Pennsylvania
New Hope Ministries is a Christian social service agency that shows the love and hope of Christ by serving neighbors in times of need and supporting their efforts towards stability. Janae has designated God's Pantry as her local organization in California!
Zakia Ringgold - Pennsylvania
The People's Emergency Center (PEC) is a non-profit organization with a mission to nurture families, strengthen neighborhoods and drive change in West Philadelphia. PEC offers more than 250 affordable housing units, job training, parenting and early childhood education, financial education and planning, life skills and technology coursework. PEC seeks to change the life trajectory for the women and children who seek its services and inspire them to aspire to new heights. Zakia has designated People's Emergency Center as her local organization in Pennsylvania!