Why your support matters

As a corporate partner, your support will help transform the lives of children, young people and adults with a learning disability, right here in Northern Ireland

We work with local businesses to create partnerships that are mutually beneficial, and that deliver real change in your local community. Your support will make a difference to thousands of local people with a learning disability and their families.

There are a number of ways in which you and your colleagues can get involved. Whether you’re fundraising as a small team or as an entire organisation, why not pull out all the stops to raise money for Mencap at work?

Charity of the Year

You can choose, nominate and vote for Mencap as your company’s charity of the year- or let us know how we can apply for your charity of the year.

Fundraising in the office

We will work closely with you and your colleagues to create a package that will support your company’s corporate social responsibility programme; as well as enticing your colleagues to get involved. We have a proven track record of successful partnerships and expertise in working with companies of all sizes.

  • As part of a corporate partnership we can provide:
  • A dedicated account manager
  • Public Relations Support
  • Creative ideas to excite and engage your colleagues

Events [Link To NI Fundraising events page]

We have a number of exciting events to which you and your colleagues can sign up as individuals or as a team. With a range from great team building activities such as sky dives, ziplines, walks, runs and abseils to our corporate hospitality Race Day event- we definitely have something to suit everyone’s tastes.

Financial Donations

A corporate donation can make a huge difference to the lives of people with a learning disability. It can also be a powerful social investment tool in your local community and we will work with you to ensure it makes the greatest impact.


Whether you want to hold a Mencap BIG Tea Party, A Funky Footwear day on your floor or take part in a bike ride, we will support you to make your staff fundraising event as simple as possible.

Gifts in Kind

You and your colleagues can help support people with a learning disability by donating products, meeting room space and pro bono support.


Our sponsorship opportunities are a great way of connecting with target audiences while demonstrating good corporate citizenship. This will help you generate positive brand awareness as well as helping people with a learning disability.


For many companies its people are its best resource!  We would love to have you and your colleagues involved in our various volunteer opportunities-which would help people with a learning disability here in Northern Ireland. So just get in touch with the fundraising team here to chat over opportunities which would best suit you.


Get in touch if you would like to discuss corporate partnership opportunities with us [include contact details]

Further information

Lot's more information