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22 September 2021

Hosted by the Directory of Social Change, these webinars provide you with expert views into the opportunities and challenges in the current fundraising environment.

Fundraising support. Q&A webinar - Corporate Partnerships; what’s hot and what’s not?


Previous fundraising webinars really highlighted the interest in corporate partnerships and some of the questions charities have around this topic. Please join us in this open Q&A webinar session with those who can answer your questions.

Corporate Partnerships; what’s hot and what’s not?

Date: Wednesday 10th November

Time: 10-11.30

We are delighted to bring you an expert panel to give you the lowdown on what’s high up on the Corporate Partnerships horizon. Each panellist will give a 15 minute presentation and then we will open the floor to questions.

Your panellists are:

Ian Pembridge, Senior Researcher at Directory of Social Change and Author of Guide to UK Company Giving

Ian will highlight some examples good practice within Corporate Support and how charities can tap in to that (For example, respond to crisis, sector wide support, local/unique support)

Gill Jolly; DSC Associate and Director at Achieve Consultants Ltd

What is a Fundraising Ask in the world of Corporate Support? Gill discusses the motivations for support and how to make the ask.

Chris Pitt, Head of Responsible Business at Ecclesiastical

Chris will discuss how Ecclesiastical supports charities and what is important to us as the 4th largest corporate donor in the UK (DSC Guide to Corporate Giving 2021/22).

We’ll also be hearing from a charity, who will share their experience of building a success corporate partnership.

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