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Our partnership opportunities

We work with companies across the UK to create partnerships that are mutually beneficial and that deliver real change for people with a learning disability and their families

Find out about our opportunities to work together:

Cause related marketing

We can work with you to market new or existing products or services to help boost your sales, profile and customer base, while raising vital funds to support our work!

Charity of the year

You can choose or nominate Mencap as your company’s charity of the year. 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?

We can create a fantastic package to support your company’s corporate social responsibility programme, and to engage your employees. We have a proven track record and expertise in working with large and small companies and can provide:

  • a dedicated account manager and public relations support
  • creative ideas to excite and engage your employees
  • expert advice on learning disability, from awareness training to supported work experience placement at your business.

Events

We have a number of exciting events that employees can sign up to as individuals or as a team. From our annual Dodgeball championship, to open water swims, we have something to suit everyone.

Financial donations

A corporate donation can be a powerful social investment tool. We'll work with you to maximise the benefits it brings your company, as well as to people with a learning disability.

Fundraising

Whether it’s bike rides, book sales, head shaves or hikes, staff fundraising is fun, simple and sociable. By supporting your staff’s fundraising efforts your company will build motivated and engaged teams and develop their personal and professional skills.

Gifts in kind

Your company can support people with a learning disability by donation products, meeting room space and pro bono support.

Sponsorship

Mencap brand is also one of the most trusted and respected brands in the UK. This can help generate positive brand awareness through sponsorship. Our sponsorship opportunities are a great way of connecting with target audiences while demonstrating good corporate citizenship.

Volunteering

Companies are full of people whose time, expertise and specialist skills can help us have a real and lasting impact on the lives of people with a learning disability across the UK. For more information, please visit our corporate volunteering page.

Want to become a Mencap corporate partner?

Are you interested in finding out more about our exciting corporate partnership opportunities?

If so, call us on 020 7696 6021 or email: corporate.fundraising@mencap.org.uk.

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