As part of their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) agenda many companies allocate resources, which could be people’s time and expertise or money, to support charities and community projects.
Any charity willing and able to invest the resources can introduce corporate fundraising as an income stream to some extent. With the right approach, even the smallest of charities can benefit from fundraising in the corporate sector.
But developing corporate partnerships is not easy. It takes time to ensure you have the right approach. Read our top tips for how you can create successful charity partnerships and, if you would like more information about corporate partnerships, please book a 1-2-1 advice session.
You can also find out more about how to tap into this source of support from these national bodies:
- Knowhow: Corporate fundraising
- Chartered Institute of Fundraising: An introduction to corporate fundraising video
- School for Social Entrepreneurs: Understanding corporate social responsibility
- FSI Fundraising Conference Top-Tip Series
Follow the Chartered Institute of Fundraising guide if you want to further information on corporate fundraising. This guide covers the different steps to help you be successful when you approach businesses.