Sponsorship & Partnership Opportunities

At the Silicon Valley African Film Festival (SVAFF), we bring African cinema to the forefront, celebrating diverse narratives and cultures. Join us as a sponsor or partner to elevate these powerful stories and make a lasting impact. Explore our sponsorship and partnership packages to support and engage with our vibrant community through the art of film.

Platinum Sponsor


Includes all Gold perks, prominent logo display, speaking opportunities, and exclusive networking events with key attendees and speakers.

Gold Sponsor


Enjoy all Silver benefits plus VIP seating and special recognition during the festival.

Silver Sponsor


Gain visibility with logo placement and event mentions, enhancing your brand’s presence at a celebrated cultural event.

à la carte Sponsorship Options

Explore tailored sponsorship opportunities with our à la carte options, designed for those looking to directly support specific aspects of the festival. From naming a screening room to sponsoring the opening night, each choice offers unique visibility and engagement opportunities, allowing you to align your brand with distinct elements of the festival’s vibrant celebration.

Thanks to the following Sponsors and Partners who have supported us through the years:

Congressman Ro Khanna, District 17 | State Senator Bob Wieckowski, District 10 | Supervisor Susan Ellenberg, District 4 | City of San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs | City of San Jose Office of Racial Equity | Visit San Jose | City of San Jose Office of Vice Mayor Chappie Jones | Santa Clara County Historic Grant Program | Silicon Valley Community Foundation | California Arts Council | The Packard Foundation | SV Creates | Silicon Valley Office of Protocol | 1440 Multiversity | Wild Palms Hotel | Meta | Black@YouTube | BEN Adobe | Silicon Valley Leadership Group | Links Peninsula Bay (CA) Chapter | SJ/SV NAACP | NCBW100-SVC | Ujima Adult & Family Services Inc. | Silicon Valley Black Leadership Kitchen Cabinet (BLKC) | Ivy & Pearls Foundation | Bay 101 Casino | Adobe Black Employee Network (Adobe Ben ) | Google | Target | Costco | El Dorado Care Care | Wachira Wines | Party Time Machine | Kahawa 1893 Coffee | Rhesus Media Group | KALW 91.7 Fm | Menara Restaurant | Agile PR | Global Communication Education & Art | Silicon Valley Black Chamber of Commerce | Eritrean Community Center of Santa Clara County | Black Googler Network | Movie Munch | Ipitch TV | Africa VOD | Big Fish School of Digital Filmmaking | Mashariki Film Festival | Poppy Jasper International Film Festival | African American Community Service Agency | Kube Nice Cream | Lady Bug | San Jose Taiko | Tezkatlipoka | Oriki Arts | Bingewave | Candidly Speaking | Afroswag Magazine | Louis Moorer III Family | Mike and Queenie Abbott | Silvia Aninye | Katrina Logan | Almaz Negash | Nasa Cole | Barbara Goldstein | Andrea Templin | Melanie Bielefeld | Anjee Helstrup-Alvarez.