How you can get involved
From watches to sun cream, jewellery to sea kayaks, board shorts and dresses, we’ve been fortunate to work with some amazing brands and share their products with our supporters. You will be able to reach the rapidly growing MCS supporter base and a wider audience, allowing you to benefit from the promotional opportunities that this creates.
Our corporate supporters often get involved on a volunteer level as well. Many businesses join in with our Beachwatch programme to clean and survey a beach as part of a staff team building day. It’s a great way to strengthen the valuable relationship between you and your employees whilst having fun and raising money and awareness for a good cause. Volunteering outside of the workplace has added benefits inside – it’s recognised that staff bring new skills, knowledge, perspectives and increased confidence to their day-to-day jobs.
Charity of the year
Charity of the Year partnerships are a great way to engage your staff while demonstrating to your customers and clients your commitment to the environment we all depend on. MCS has a wealth of experience in managing relationships with companies large and small, offering a variety of staff and customer engagement opportunities. From running marathons, wild swimming, holding a “Big Blue Day”, cake sales or fundraising dinners, employees all around the UK are raising vital funds for the charity.
Our corporate membership scheme gives companies of every size an opportunity to support MCS’ vital conservation work. Joining is easy, with different levels on offer and benefits such as promotion to our supporter network, complimentary event tickets and expert sustainability advice in return for your donation. You will be introduced to our supporters with a welcome article in our magazine and kept informed about our conservation work through our newsletter and quarterly magazine.
Project & event sponsorship
There are a range of sponsorship opportunities throughout all aspects of our work. Sponsorship could link your brand to a flagship event which engages thousands of people or a community challenge event in your area. We can offer added value through access to our supporter audiences and build positive brand awareness through a presence on our charity outputs in print, online, via our mobile apps and social media channels.
Current sponsorship opportunities
Big Sea Swim 2015
Great British Beach Clean
1% for the Planet
Do you want to contribute to our charity but are unsure how much you can commit to? How about one percent? You can become a member of 1% for the Planet by committing to donate at least one percent of sales to non-profit partners such as MCS. 1% for the Planet carefully vets each non-profit for their track record, credibility and impact so you can donate with confidence.
Get in touch with us today to find out more.
- Company membership
Join other businesses in supporting the UK’s leading charity protecting our vital marine environment. Read more about how an MCS Company Membership could benefit you.
- Team Beach Clean
- Big Blue Day
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