There are many ways you can get involved
Corporate involvement is absolutely essential to the work of Dame Vera Lynn Children’s Charity. We work with a range of socially aware companies and supporters to identify mutually beneficial partnerships that not only raise vital funds for our Charity but also help companies achieve their business objectives.
“Dame Vera Lynn Children’s Charity is a fantastic charity. It is a privilege to help, work and be affiliated with such a great and hardworking association. Keep up the good work!!” Head of Business – Audi, Five Oaks
Benefits of partnering with us include:
Strengthening your company’s Corporate Social Responsibility
attracting and motivating staff whilst increasing retention and improving loyalty
Connection to an award winning charity which is highly thought of within the community
statistics reflect affirmation of trust for interested customers. A survey of 1,100 reflect 82% of consumers said their decision would be affected if a company was engaged with charities and its local community
Marketing Opportunity – Connect with a new target audience
reaching over 4,000 new individuals via our newsletter
inclusion into our press releases, targeting an audience from West and East Sussex, Surrey, Hampshire and additional surrounding areas
advertisement at an event, audiences can vary up to over 15,000 people when we attend promotional days
Your logo and link added as a corporate partner to our website page
1st result in google under “Dame Vera Lynn Children’s Charity”
4th result in google under the name “Dame Vera Lynn”
Links and advertising of your company through our Facebook and Twitter accounts
over 2,600 followers and supporters
staff will have great fun working with us. Motivate staff whilst increasing retention and improving Loyalty
Ways of working with us include:
Charity of the Year Partnerships
Offer a strategic fundraising programme across all parts of a business engaging staff, customers and suppliers. A calendar of events and fundraising initiatives can motivate staff and raise morale as well as generate a lot of positive PR for your company.
A great way to bring colleagues together and boost morale.
Whether it’s the whole company or a few colleagues, we can help with ideas and advice. From races to raffles there is something for everyone to get involved. Talk to us about holding a fun day at your workplace.
Employee Volunteering initiatives
Painting our buildings or making contributions to the upkeep and environment of the School for Parents in West Sussex can be used to form team building days. Companies can also assist us by advertising events on their intranet, rallying employees to get involved or lending us their own particular business expertise.
A tax-effective way to support us by donating direct from your salary.
Donations are taken before tax so if you give £10 a month, only £7.80 is deducted. If your company already has a payroll giving scheme, contact your payroll department and nominate us as your chosen charity. If your company does not have a payroll giving scheme, please visit the HM Revenues & Customs website to find out how you can introduce one.
This helps to promote your company’s profile and reach new audiences.
Whether it’s sponsoring one of our events to publications, there is a wide range of opportunities to work with us.
The simplest and most effective way to support the work of Dame Vera Lynn Children’s Charity. In addition to helping to improve the lives of children and their families, you have the opportunity of offsetting your charitable giving against your company’s corporation tax.
Gifts in Kind
These can be used as auction or raffle items at our events or placed in goody bags. You may be able to offer a venue or services for free or maybe some office equipment or skills training.
Cause Related Marketing
Can help you develop your brand awareness, increase customer loyalty as well as increase sales. On-pack promotions are a simple way to engage with customers, secure positive PR and raise money for Dame Vera Lynn Children’s Charity.
Corporate involvement is an essential part of our fundraising strategy and if you would like more information on how you can help please contact us on 01403 780444.
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