Corporate partnerships

As part of their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) agenda, many companies allocate resources to support charities and community projects. This could be through giving people’s time and expertise, as well as money.

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.

While developing corporate partnerships is not easy, there are some simple steps a charity can take to build this source of income:

You can also find out more about how to tap into this source of support from these national bodies:

Top Tip

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.