Is your company looking for a way to stand out from the competition?
TREE AID’s award winning corporate partnerships have huge benefits for your company and will also provide a lifeline for many living in the drylands of Africa. Your support is crucial to creating thriving, sustainable communities as well as helping you to achieve your strategic business objectives.
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Our Corporate Fundraising team are experienced in helping companies to make a positive contribution to the African drylands, whilst providing support to help them achieve their business objectives. Each partnership is bespoke and created to suit you. Some options are:
Sponsor a TREE AID project by donating at least 50% of the project cost. Your brand will feature on all project communications, and we’ll regularly update you on the impact your funding is having.
Make your product stand out by aligning it with TREE AID. Research showed that 91% of consumers would switch to a brand which is associated with a good cause.
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Choose TREE AID as your charity of the year for a highly successful calendar of challenges, pro-bono work and engagement with our work in dryland Africa.
benefits of working with us
A partnership between your company and TREE AID can bring huge benefits. For you, it means that your company is driving real and significant social and environmental change. It is something that your employees and customers can be proud of. For TREE AID, it means funding and increased visibility, which provides a vital lifeline for those living in dryland Africa.
Partnering with TREE AID will help to:
• Engage your customers
• Raise your employee morale
• Boost your company profile and increase brand awareness
• Provide positive brand association
• Achieve your social and environmental Corporate Social Responsibility goals
“It was important for us to celebrate our environmental achievements by giving something back to communities who so desperately need help restoring their forests.” Joe Adams, Stanley Black & Decker
TREE AID creates award-winning partnerships
We are delighted, and immensely proud that our partnership with RPS won a Business Charity Award in 2016. RPS have supported TREE AID for over a decade, most recently on our Bongo River Trees Restoration project in Ghana. Together we are planting trees, restoring rivers, and providing opportunities for people living in extreme poverty.
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At TREE AID, we are truly grateful for everything our corporate partners have helped us to achieve. In Africa, trees mean life, and by supporting TREE AID’s vision, you can give thousands of Africa's poorest people access to trees for food, medicine and income. Our current corporate supporters are:
Our corporate partners
Simply Go Gardening
Simply Go Gardening; your access to ‘Simply the Best’ in garden plants. With over 45 years of growing experience at our nursery in the heart of Kent, we would love to share our passion for plants with you. We grow an extensive range of garden plants from traditional lines found at your local Garden Centre, through to unique specimen plants. Sign up on their website to donate 10% of plant purchases to Tree Aid.
YUJEN are an organic skin, hair and home solutions company. For each product sold, they donate a percentage to TREE AID to help support and develop African communities, enabling those most in need to thrive.
“We are overjoyed to be supporting TREE AID, a charity which symbiotically promote sustainability and humanity - core values which are inline with our own. Part of our commitment to ethical and sustainable business practices, is giving back to causes like TREE AID who are making an amazingly positive social and environmental impact. Nadia Griezans, Founder, YUJEN
RPS is a multi-disciplinary environmental and energy consultancy. RPS has been a corporate partner of TREE AID for almost a decade, and most recently funded the Bongo River Trees project in Ghana. This award winning partnership brings together vision and expertise. In addition to funding, RPS donate their technical expertise and input into the design and delivery of the project.
“RPS has supported TREE AID for nine years, and we continue to be overjoyed by their impact in the poorest rural African communities” Douglas Lamont, Business Information Manager, RPS
The Christmas Forest
The Christmas Forest is London’s largest sustainable Christmas tree retailer. For every tree they sell, they make a donation for us to plant another tree in Africa. Donations from sales combined with increased awareness about TREE AID’s cause results in a win-win partnership that makes a real difference. So far over 175,000 trees have been planted thanks to our partnership.
“Our support to TREE AID gives me, my employees and my customers a genuine link with communities in Africa. TREE AID teaches locals to plant trees in the African drylands and together, we are restoring landscapes." Kelty Caston, Director, The Christmas Forest
Blackmoor is one of few Nurseries in the UK offering gardeners the opportunity to buy fruit plants direct from their Nursery. Blackmoor Orchards grow apples, pears, plums and cherries for many of the high street multiple retail outlets on their 250 acres of orchards. Blackmoor’s generous customers donate to TREE AID when they buy their fruit trees on the website.
Blue Diamond is one of the UK’s leading garden and living centre groups and is committed to supporting TREE AID. For every tree sold by one of Blue Diamond’s garden centres in England and the Channel Islands, the Group will donate £1 to help TREE AID plant another tree in Africa. In 2017 Fryer's Roses, part of the Blue Diamond Group will be unveiling a limited edition rose called ‘Little Angel’ at Hampton Court Flower Show on behalf of TREE AID.
Fushi Wellbeing are a pure, ethical health and beauty company. Fushi use only the purest ingredients, sourced from the world’s most ethical producers and freshly blend them in their London workshop to create award winning health and beauty products.
OHH DEER is the home of illustration & quirky design led gifts. OHH DEER are making a donation to TREE AID for every one of their popular monthly stationery subscription boxes sold. The monthly box includes a mix of greeting cards, notebooks, desk accessories and art prints.
Oyster Worldwide is a well-regarded gap year travel and responsible travel specialist. Many of their projects offer unique volunteer experiences which make a real difference to the community. Customers can offset their flights by making a donation to TREE AID.
Timbergram is a delightfully distinctive and stylish wooden postcard. They use sustainably sourced wood from forests in Eastern Europe and all their timber is FSC certified. Timbergram are selling a unique line on TREE AID inspired Timbergrams with a donation from each postcard supporting TREE AID.
Whitley Neill is an African inspired luxury baobab infused gin brand that has been supporting TREE AID for eleven years. The baobab tree is known as The Tree of Life in the drylands of Africa, due to its reputation for storing huge amounts of water in its trunk. Whitley Neill distills the fruit pulp of the iconic Baobab tree within their gin.
Wildflower Favours create unique, eco-friendly wedding favours and wedding stationery ideas from recycled seed packets and plantable/recycled seed papers. They only use only use British-grown British wildflower seeds in our recycled seed packet wedding favours which are fantastic for attracting butterflies, bees and other pollinating insects, helping the environment on your wedding day!
Land Logic Timber
Land Logic Timber is a traditional timber yard based in Somerset who source their timber from sustainably managed woodlands. They produce a range of products from long beams to profiled cladding. The staff at Land Logic Timber are passionate about trees and timber and they have been loyal supporters of TREE AID since 2011.
Radnor Hills Mineral Water Company have chosen to support TREE AID with their popular fruit juice range, Fruella. The company, based in mid-Wales have pledged to fund a minimum of 8,000 trees to be planted in one year. In Africa trees mean life, and a donation from every bottle of Fruella juice sold will go towards planting trees that help provide vital food, tools, shade and money.
Get in touch today
Mark or Clare in the Corporate Fundraising team will help you to select the option that suits your company, and delivers the most benefits:
Mark Flower – email@example.com
Clare Hanley-Humphries – firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone – 0117 909 6363
Our corporate team are often out on the road or organising our own events, there is nothing we enjoy more than meeting people from like-minded organisations. Take a look at our upcoming events, and if you would like to join us or have an event you think we should be attending, please get in touch. We hope to see you soon!
- 3rd July 2017 – Hampton Court Flower Show
- 15th September 2017 – The Golf Day on behalf of TREE AID
- 19th & 20th September 2017 – The Landscape Show
- 9th October 2017 - Blackmoor Apple Tasting day
- 16th November 2017 – TREE AID Dinner & Dance on board the SS Great Britain