Iri Ji (New Yam) Festival 2023

Sponsor Name: Chinedu Onyali

Location: London

Sector: Events

Budget: Under 10k

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ICSN are seeking sponsorship for their annual Iri Ji (New Yam) Festival 2023 as part of their 25th anniversary celebration.


Iri Ji (New Yam) Festival 2023 – The Igbo Cultural and Support Network (ICSN) is a group made up of people of Nigerian heritage. Founded in 1998, and run entirely by volunteers, we are one of the largest organised Afro-Caribbean groups in the UK and there is a unique opportunity to get your brand in front of an active and engaged audience.


Target Audience

Male and female,18-40, professionals, interested in African culture.

Key Dates and Timings

The 25th Anniversary and Iri-ji celebration will take place on Saturday 7th October from 7pm till 3am.

Specific Opportunity Details

We are hosting our annual Iri Ji (New Yam) Festival which this year is doubling up as a 25th anniversary celebration. .
The Iri Ji Festival, an emblem of Igbo culture, is a vibrant celebration that reveres the harvest and the interconnectedness of tradition and community.

Our iteration of the event is comfortably the largest in the UK and one of the largest in Europe, with 600+ people expected to attend this year

We have over 20,000 followers across our social platforms and an extensive alumni, with members of the organising committee that were around when the group was formed in 1998. With our level of consistency across a quarter century, we represent a unique and compelling proposition for sponsors interested in diverse audiences.

Features and Benefits

Depending on package chosen your brand would enjoy prime branding placement at the event, prominently displayed on event materials, banners, and marketing collateral, ensuring widespread exposure to a diverse audience. In addition, your company's logo and mention would feature prominently on our website, newsletters, and social media channels, maximising your online reach.

Other Partners

Indomie - Food company,
Sympli Foods - Food company
Zobam Drinks - Drinks company
LemFi - Money transfer company
Taxegy- Accountancy firm
Winita Bakes - Baker


We have 4 sponsorship levels, starting from £250 up to £2000

Other Info

We have a full sponsorship proposal that we would be happy to share with you should you have any interest in hearing more. Message us below and we will get that information to you.