Corporates and Trusts
Our corporate partners play a huge part in supporting the important work we do, helping ensure that we can be there for desperately sick children and their families. We work with a range of businesses to create mutually beneficial partnerships, and with a wide range of ways to get involved you can be sure you’ll have a successful and rewarding partnerships with COSMIC.
As a corporate partner you will be also able to visit the children's intensive care unit to see the huge impact the money you raise has. These are just some of the ways you can support our vital charity to help us help sick children.
Our corporate supporters find that fundraising for COSMIC is a great way of motivating staff, encouraging creativity, improving communications and promoting team-building. It also helps to project a positive corporate image and demonstrates commitment to supporting very poorly children and a local charity. Our experienced team can help you with fundraising ideas and materials, and we have places in a range of challenge events, including the Virgin London Marathon and BUPA 10,000. Or for those that are more adventurous - why not try out our amazing treks and skydives! Find out more here.
Charity of the Year
Does your company have a Charity of the Year? Could you nominate COSMIC? Choosing COSMIC as your Charity of the year is a great way for your whole company to work together to support the work of a local charity and make a huge difference to very sick children . We’ll help you develop a fundraising calendar and give you support and commitment throughout the partnership . Find out more here.
Employees at UKTV had a great time as COSMIC's Charity of the Year and raised over £75,000.Check out one of their event videos below.
Cause Related Marketing
Cause related marketing (CRM) is a mutually beneficial way in which you, as our corporate partner, can help us to provide vital support to children in intensive care, by donating a percentage of the sales from a product or service to COSMIC. By using our logo on your products, you can positively position your brand and increase sales whilst raising vital money for COSMIC. To find out more about cause related marketing email Victoria.firstname.lastname@example.org
UKTV donated the proceeds from the sales of the new song for Storage Hunter UK.
Your company can make a real difference to COSMIC through sponsorship of a range of events and initiatives. In return for your support, you will receive commercial benefits including brand promotion, and positive PR opportunities. To find out more about sponsorship opportunities email Victoria.email@example.com
Why not get your company involved in Payroll Giving. Donating directly through your payroll each month is an easy way to support a COSMIC.
To find out more about payroll giving click here.
We want our corporate partners to feel closely involved in our work and experience, at first hand how we support children in intensive care and their families. That’s why we offer a wide range of volunteering opportunities, whether that’s volunteering in our office or supporting our amazing events such as the Children’s Christmas party or our annual COSMIC walk. Please see here for more details on our volunteering opportunities.
Gifts in kind
Supporting COSMIC with gifts in kind can be a practical and valuable way of working with us. Could you donate raffle prizes for our events? Toys for our children? Or even free food and venues for our events? We are always on the look-out for gifts in kind, and you can see our full wish list and how to donate here.
Click on the links below to read how PICU helped these children through their illness:
Thanks to you we have:
• Bought a new high frequency oscillatory ventilator
• Bought an indirect calorimeter
• Bought a baby lung simulator
• Widen the scope of our research