Hometown Summit Badge ($250)

The Hometown Summit is three packed days with America’s leading local and national urban innovators featuring nearly 100 activities, workshops, and keynotes. Build relationships and discover new ideas that can directly enhance your impact in the communities you serve, while exploring Charlottesville, VA, the stunning home of three presidents.

The Summit Badge offers access to:

  • All Hometown Summit events
  • All fellow Hometown Summit participants
  • Free events at Tom Tom Founders Festival

Summit Badge $250

All Access Badge ($350)

The Hometown Summit takes place simultaneously with a Youth Summit, Founders Summit, and a number of freestanding ticketed events at Tom Tom Founders Festival, such as Friday’s Founders Luncheon and the Turncoats Debate on Friday evening. To enjoy full access to all of these events, purchase an All Access Pass to Tom Tom Founders Festival.

The All Access Badge offers access to:

  • All of the above
  • The Youth Summit
  • The Founders Summit
  • Founders Luncheon
  • Storytelling Concert
  • Turncoats Debate
  • Other ticketed events to be announced

All Access Badge $350

Patron Badge ($500)

For concierge access to events and speakers, unlimited drinks, the VIP Founders Lounge throughout Tom Tom, the private Founders Gala, please consider supporting Tom Tom’s mission by purchasing a Patron Badge.

The Patron Badge offers access to:

  • All of the above
  • Founders Gala for speakers and sponsors
  • Complimentary beverages at all Tom Tom events, including block parties and concerts
  • Preferred seating at Tom Tom lectures, performances, and workshops
  • Founders Lounge with free high speed internet, coffee, refreshments, and VIP access
  • Other VIP experiences to be announced

Patron Badge $500

Justification Letter

The Hometown Summit is an unparalleled opportunity to interact with hundreds of peers from across the United States around ideas proven practical and effective for small and mid-sized cities. Use the following justification letter to support your attendance.