Become a Helium Patron.
Own your City.

Helium Patrons get exclusive benefits for participating in the network rollout across cities in the US.

Become a Helium Patron

What is a Helium Patron?

Helium launched in Austin in August and is expanding nationwide in over 425 cities this October. There is strong interest for leaders to emerge and deploy coverage at scale with the help of their local networks and the Helium community.

Patron Program

To reward these leaders we have established Helium Patrons which provides exclusive benefits for participating in the network rollout across cities in the US.

Build out your City

To become a Patron and help shape a new connected future requires a minimum purchase of 15 Hotspots. We estimate an average-sized city needs a minimum of 100 Hotspots.

15-49 Hotspots

Pioneer Patron
50-99 Hotspots

Power Patron
+100 Hotspots

Hotspot Discount

Contact us for discount details

City Badge Recognition

Network Enablement Tools

Priority Shipping

Exclusive Annual Patron Event

Dedicated Support

Onsite Training

City Launch Party

Exclusive Patron Benefits

Only Patrons receive:

City Badge

Every Patron will be recognized and celebrated with an official City Badge on the Helium site and across social networks.

Network Enablement Tools

Tools and documentation to help with deployment, manage mining distributions, and best practices.

Priority Shipping

Patrons will get first priority Hotspot shipping.

Exclusive Patron Event

Exclusive invitation to annual Patron-only event hosted by Helium.

Helium Dedicated Support

Dedicated support manager and prioritized issue resolution.

Onsite Training

Power Patrons will receive onsite Hotspot consulting and training from Helium, including wallet training, network and operational tools, and ridealong Hotspot installations.

City Launch Party

Power Patrons who buy a minimum of 100 Hotspots are eligible for an exclusive city launch party for their local network. Helium will plan the party and cover costs, including venue, catering, invitations, and more.

Join the Movement.

Become a Helium Patron.

To become a Helium Patron, send an email to