Become a business partner
Is your business thinking of partnering with a local Sussex-based charity?
Sussex Wildlife Trust believe that corporate charity partnerships should be mutually beneficial and based on shared values. Each partnership is bespoke to each individual company, allowing us to create an impactful partnership based on our shared visions and aims.
From partnering with Sussex Wildlife Trust your business, your staff and your clients can help take action for wildlife, connect more with nature, and benefit from the joy and wellbeing this provides. We can help you to engage with the wider community, whilst knowing you are helping to protect the wildlife and nature of Sussex. Together we can make Sussex a place where people and wildlife can thrive together.
Why should your business support Sussex Wildlife Trust?
- You will be making a difference to the natural environment in Sussex that we all depend on, helping us to take action for wildlife locally
- It will help to raise your profile locally whilst demonstrating your commitment to protecting the wildlife and nature of Sussex
- We'll work with you to find ways to engage your staff in nature based activities and volunteering opportunities, connecting with their local natural environment helping their wellbeing and staff morale
- You'll be in good company, joining a growing number of local businesses who want to create a Wilder Sussex rich in wildlife, enjoyed, valued and protected by everyone
To find out more about Business Partnerships please contact our Corporate and Community Fundraising Officer using the contact form below
How can your business support Sussex Wildlife Trust?
You can support us in a number of ways:
1. By joining our Business Membership Programme
Becoming a business member of Sussex Wildlife Trust is a clear demonstration of your commitment to a healthy and sustainable natural environment. It's also a positive signal to your staff about the company they work for, and an indication to your customers, suppliers and the community around you that you care about nature in Sussex.
To see a list of our current business members, click here
We are interested in developing long term relationships with business members that share our values. We offer a membership to suit all type and size of business, starting at £120 a year for sole traders.
Basic membership with the Trust enables you to use our logo on your website to show your support for nature in Sussex, and you would also be invited to our specific corporate events and activities. Sussex Wildlife Trust will also feature the company on our website, feature you in our Wildlife Magazine, and send a welcome pack with membership certificate and other wildlife content.
To find out more about the different options for Business Membership please download our Business Membership Brochure. For further infomation and to become a Business Member please contact our Corporate and Community Fundraising Officer using the contact form below.
2. By organising a Work for Wildlife session for you and your staff
Give your staff the chance to take part in important conservation work, supporting the local wildlife and wellbeing of the community. Whether it is an informal teambuilding day or simply the chance for your staff to get together and put something back into the community, we have an opportunity for you. These are great opportunities for team development. We do charge for these experiences to help cover our costs and support our work.
To find out more about the different options for a Work for Wildlife session please contact our Corporate and Community Fundraising Officer using the contact form below.
3.Turn the work you do into good through sales fundraising
We’ve teamed up with small business fundraising platform Work for Good who make it super easy for you to donate to us through the sale of your products and services and help us keep track of your wonderful support. Donating to us through the platform also gives you the opportunity to set up a Work for Good page to publicise your giving story to your customers, clients and employees and shout about your support for us.
Your small business can have a powerful and positive impact, whatever your size. Please support Sussex Wildlife Trust through your sales in a simple, sustainable and legal way, via our Work for Good page https://workforgood.co.uk/charities/sussex-wildlife-trust/
4. By getting involved in the sponsorship of a special project
If you're interested in sponsoring something specific we'd be happy to discuss this with you. Please get in contact with our Corporate and Community Fundraising officer using the form below.
Get in touch
We'd love to hear from you - if you'd like to talk to us about business partnerships or if you have an idea for joint working with the Trust please contact Louise Colbran on 01273 497522 or use the contact form below.