Changing lives together
A corporate partnership with Alexander Devine is a wonderful opportunity to make a real difference to children with a life-limiting or life-threatening condition, and their families, in the communities that are home to your employees and customers.
We offer a range of activities, from volunteering and employee fundraising that increase staff morale, to sponsorship packages that raise awareness for your business. Every company is different and we will work with you to build a mutually beneficial partnership that supports our work, whilst meeting your CSR objectives.
Please get in touch and email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out how your company can make a lifetime of difference to families in desperate need of our vital support.
You are helping children like Talia
“Alexander Devine stepped in and made such an unforgettable impact on our lives. They’ve enabled us to watch Talia enjoy a safe and exciting environment, give respite from her medical demands and backed us through every step of our journey.”
Gemma, Talia’s mum
Just some of the ways to get involved
Fundraise at work
Fundraising in the workplace can be so much fun and is an excellent way to boost team building! We’ve gathered together a few ideas to get you started:
Host a Devine day – Sweepstakes and raffles, bake and crafts sales, and even golf or football tournaments, there’s lots of fun activities you could organise to help raise vital funds within your business.
Quiz night – Find out who’s your team mastermind and who gets the wooden spoon with a company quiz night.
Fancy dress day – Whether that’s your Christmas Jumper Day, Halloween competition or our Rock the Blue Challenge, everyone loves a chance to get dressed up!
Take on a challenge
Create your own challenge – Looking for something a little different? Walk, run, cycle, swim, dance, yoga and anything in between, let us help you create the perfect challenge unique to your own business. Or why not try our Hospice to Office walks- with a dedicated route, event support and finish line celebration, find out more about this bespoke challenge download the event pack here.
Take on an organised challenge– Looking for a fun team building activity? There are lots of great, organised events to take part in. Find out more about challenges local to you here.
Corporate volunteering is a fantastic way to give back and see the difference your support will make.
Team day- Whether you are volunteering with us out in the community, supporting us at an event, or helping our team at the hospice, your time can make a big difference to the lives of the children and families we support.
Pro bono services- By supporting us through pro bono volunteering, either with your individual talents or your company wide services, you’re helping us keep our running costs low, ensuring more funds go directly to helping the families who need us.
Volunteering is only offered to our partnered companies.
Charity engagement day
Organise an engagement day– Why not have us speak at your community day, company update or arrange a working learning lunch. Talks are a great way to engage your employees with our cause and find out how your making a difference.
Tour the hospice– See the direct impact of your corporate partnership by visiting the hospice on a guided tour. You’ll get to explore the fantastic facilities, learn about the history of our children’s hospice and gain a better understanding of the services we provide, thanks to your amazing support.
Help support our flagship events and connect with your target audience by becoming an event sponsor. A mutually beneficial sponsorship agreement will give you:
Marketing opportunities- Increase your brand awareness across the region and gain potential new business for your organisation.
Event entries- Event sponsorship means your colleagues and families will receive a special discounted rate for the event you are supporting- helping employee engagement and wellbeing.
Positive PR- Partnering with our children’s hospice will help drive positive PR for you in the local area and build your reputation as a socially responsible company.
Our flagship events simply wouldn’t be possible without incredible businesses like you.
Whether you’re purchasing a table at our black tie Heaven Sent Ball for colleagues and clients, rocking the blue for children’s hospice week or teeing off at our Devine Golf Day, there’s lots of ways to get involved and engage your colleagues Plus you’ll network and meet other like minded businesses too!
Find out more about our events here.
Work For Good
Did you know your business can have a powerful and positive impact, whatever its size, through sales fundraising?
Via our partnership with Work for Good, you can support Alexander Devine through your sales in a simple, sustainable and legal way, whilst also creating a proven positive impact for your business too!
What is sales fundraising?
Sales fundraising is donating a portion of your business sales from products or services to your chosen charity. It is an easy way to use the work you already do, for good!
For example, you could choose a single product, or all your services and donate 5% of sales to our charity for the year. Or you could pick a meaningful time period, like Christmas or Children’s Hospice Week, to donate a percentage of your profits to our charity.
It is flexible and open to any registered company, no matter your size and you can read about the fantastic benefits for your business in our Work For Good guide here.
Visit Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice Service | Work for Good page to get started.
“The AD team are like a family, which makes organising fundraisers and events so much easier and enjoyable. A lot of corporate partnerships can fall into the trap of simply writing a cheque, but working with the fundraising team allowed us to brainstorm and come up with greater ideas and opportunities. Our organisation has gained so much through working with AD. We have focused many of our fundraisers around team building activities, which means that as well as giving back, we get to grow as a team and work together outside of an office environment. We look forward to continuing our collaboration supporting this fantastic cause and all the work they do” – Aoife Healy, Customer and Community Liason, JJ Rhatigan
“We are delighted to support Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice. Working in a local business and being a local resident, I have seen and heard first-hand about the vital work the hospice does for children and their families. The support they provide is a lifeline for so many families with children who have life limiting or life threatening conditions, that service not only deals with clinical care but also giving children and families the opportunity to have fun and make memories during heart breaking times. The work they do and the service they provide is critical to the local community”. – Amanda Phillips-Wylds, Managing Partner, Stowe Family Law LLP
“It was great to have Alexander Devine Hospice as our Charity of the year- it is important to support local charities such as Alexander Devine Hospice as they provide such important care to children and families that need it most. At Mattel we love to dress up so it was great to have support national hospice week with #rocktheblue, we also love cakes 😊 so the Christmas Bake off is always a great fundraising activity for the bakers and the employees who get to eat the cake.” – Keisha John, Customer Services Representative, Mattel
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