Sponsorship & Advertising - NAVSTA Great Lakes

The Morale Welfare and Recreation Department, (MWR) can provide your organization with a unique opportunity to market your company to an exclusive military population. Empower your marketing through Advertising and Event Sponsorship at the Naval Station Great Lakes.


Digital advertising is available through our base wide monitor package, outdoor marquee, and movie theater screen promotions. Print advertising may be displayed as a poster, banner, table topper, brochure stand, and more. Additionally, large format promotional messages are available at both indoor and outdoor locations.

Event Sponsorship

Be at the event, start a dialog, get firsthand insight, and enjoy the esprit de corps that is part of MWR events.  Sponsorship benefits include a space for promotional activities, your logo in the promotions for the event, and more. Customized benefit packages are available to ensure your organization receive maximum value from your participation.

Promoting your business through MWR directly contributes to the quality of life for Navy personnel (including active duty and retired military, reservists, their family members and civilian employees) with a varied program of wholesome and constructive off-duty leisure activities.


  • Naval Station Great Lakes total economic impact to the community is over $1.1 billion.
  • Active Duty: 14,982
  • Reserves: 1,595
  • Civilians: 3,711
  • Military Retirees and Survivors: 5,203

Contact us to learn more! Call 847-688-2020 ext. 316 or email: grlkmwrbusinessoffice@us.navy.mil