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Consider becoming a Trinity Business Partner…
Thank you for considering our Trinity Business Partnership. We
need your help in order to raise £120,000 this year to support
terminally ill people and their families, either in their own homes
or here at Trinity.
Your partnership is vital in enabling us to provide skilled,
compassionate end of life care, free of charge, to over 2,000
people in your local community that need our support each year.
Supporting your local Hospice has never been so rewarding.
Businesses both small and large can make a real difference lfway
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Did you know....
• Last year Trinity cared for 400 patients in our
inpatient centre and 1,750 people in their own
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• Trinity is a charity. Our care is free of charge.
• It costs £8 million a year to run Trinity, only
36% of this is funded by the NHS.
y of art therapy • We must raise £5 million each year to continue
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• We also provide bereavement services for
day of expe rt nursing care. carers, family and friends.
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Share your story
Why not shout about the good work you are doing to
help those locally? We’d love to know about your
fundraising efforts, so please send your story to us at:
email@example.com. Your story will help to inspire
others to get onboard and raise money for Trinity and we may
include you in our upcoming e-bulletins, newsletters and PR.
How to ge t involved
Charity of the Year Trinity Shops
Could Trinity be your company’s Charity of the Year? Why Volunteer, donate or shop with Trinity Shops. If you have
not set team and company targets to raise funds through end of season or terminal stock that you can no longer
a series of initiatives such as employee-led fundraising
sell or equipment that you don’t need, donate it to Trinity
and payroll giving? You could also have a presence at and
so we can sell it in our fashion, book or furniture shops,
promote some of Trinity’s exciting events.
on our eBay site, or even use it for our events. We can
collect donations from you and would be delighted
Local Business Partnership to acknowledge the generosity in any shops PR and
This partnership is designed for those who wish to donate promotions. You can also join us and make a difference
funds at either our Bronze, Silver or Gold levels. Money through volunteering – even a few hours makes a
can be raised either through fundraising in the workplace difference and provides the opportunity to gain valuable
with staff and customers, or by making a donation to experience in a thriving fun retail environment.
Trinity. A monthly standing order can also be
set up to help reach your target.
• Bronze – £250 (20.83 per month)
• Silver – £500 (41.66 per month)
• Gold – £1,000 (£83.33 per month)
Joining Trinity’s Local Business Partnership
is a fantastic opportunity to reflect your
company’s brand values, target new
audiences and promote your products
Sponsorship Since the 1990s,
Why not sponsor one of our exciting upcoming events or the Savills Claph
and Battersea of am, Wandsworth
publications? fices have supp
This year alone, orted Trinity.
they are sponso
Trinity always needs financial support in order to host a the Siena Fashio ring two events
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calendar of exciting events which appeal to a wide variety Wandsworth Fr e prestigious
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of people of all ages and backgrounds. Alternatively, arden Part y.
Both these even
you could sponsor some of our promotional materials ts are incredibly
are part of Trinity successful and
or newsletters. Whatever you choose to sponsor, you ’s annual events
sponsorship from calendar. The
can make a real impact on our work and reach a broad Savills each year
events possible makes these
London-based demographic. , and combined
Shows and the the Siena Fashio
Wandsworth Fr n
have raised over iends Garden Pa
£300,000 in the rties
last six years.
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or, Trinity Hospi
Ways to support us
Setting up a Charity of the Year Fund or supporting
a specific project such as child bereavement or
Raising money the easy way
sponsoring a nurse, can help motivate staff and Supporting a local charity makes good business sense.
highlight your company’s achievements throughout Nothing builds brand loyalty among today’s increasingly
the year. hard-to-please consumers like a company’s proven
commitment to a worthy cause in their local area.
Trinity is a local charity with a strong local supporter Show you are a local business helping local people.
network and widespread local recognition. All our
business partners are unique and support Trinity in a way Here are some incentives that our local businesses
which fits their company ethos. There are many ways to have used to help Trinity raise money:
get involved and many levels on which you can support us. • An estate agent donates £50 to Trinity for every
house they sell in our catchment area.
Fundraising ideas for the • A local restaurant has an optional £1 donation
workplace on their Sunday roasts.
• Get a group together to participate in one of Trinity’s • A shop has a raffle that runs alongside their collection
events – The Trinity River Walk or the Golf Day are two box. For each gold coin donation, the customer is
great days out to enjoy with your colleagues or clients entered in the draw to win a prize.
away from the office.
• Bring staff, clients and customers together for a coffee & Payroll Giving
cake morning. A great chance to catch up and to donate Payroll giving is an easy way to give money to charity.
proceeds to Trinity. By donating a small amount each month from your pay
cheque, you are not only helping others, but you are also
• Hold a quiz, shopping evening, pool or “wii” competition,
giving in a tax efficient way.
a casino night or a fancy dress day to lift staff morale
and to raise money for Trinity. If 100 employees pledge £10 per month, Trinity will receive
£12,000 a year. This would sponsor a community nurse for
• Have a ‘wardrobe clearout’ in the office. Encourage your
team to bring clothing or accessories they no longer
need and swap or sell them in a fun environment with A higher rate tax payer will get £4 back from this donation,
a small entry charge donated to Trinity. If everyone so it only costs them £6 to give at this level.
completes gift-aid forms this will enable us to claim an
additional 25% back from HMRC with no additional
cost to the individual. Any stock not swapped can be
Employee Cost to Cost to Cost to Total
donated to Trinity’s shops.
pledges standard higher super donation
(per rate rate rate over 3
month) taxpayer taxpayer taxpayer years
£5.00 £4.00 £3.00 £2.00 £180
£8.00 £6.40 £4.80 £4.00 £288
£10.00 £8.00 £6.00 £5.00 £360
£15.00 £12.00 £9.00 £7.50 £540
Every month around 800 people in our
community will find out that they have a
terminal illness. That’s 27 people a day.
Knowing that you have helped your community
is only one of the benefits of supporting Trinity.
Be ne fits of
suppor ting Trinity
Tax benefits Facebook & Twitter
Under the Gift Aid scheme businesses can obtain tax relief Trinity uses Facebook and Twitter as tools to keep our
when they give money, whether as a one off or a regular community up to date with all the latest news and events
payment. happening in the area. We can work with you to help these
tools work for you.
If you’re self-employed or a partner in a business, you
pay Income Tax as an individual on your business profits.
This means you can take advantage of tax relief on gifts of A Bespoke Certificate
money to charity that are available to individuals and can We will present your company with a bespoke certificate
claim them on your Self Assessment tax return. for you to display in your premises showing your support
We can also enable your product donations to work harder for Trinity.
for us, as we can reclaim Gift Aid on the value of the “Supporting a charity is a great way to boost morale
goods sold at no extra cost to the individual just by asking and to get staff working together. It can also be a lot
individuals to complete a gift aid declaration. of fun for everyone involved.”
The HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) website provides Kate Packheiser, Manager, Northcote Road White
details so read up for more information www.hmrc.gov.uk Stuff store.
Advertising and PR
Depending on the level of support and press that your
company prefers, we can work with you to ensure that
your fundraising initiatives receive community exposure
Did you know
through e-bulletins, newsletters, websites, local that donatin
can be more g goods to c
newspapers and magazines. cost-effective harity
We work wit than writing
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provide us th ame brands
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partner. Oth Trinity as a c
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lots in auctio as raffle prize
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White Stuff Aspire
The local White Stuff Local estate agents, Aspire
branches are well donate a set amount to
known for coming Trinity for every sale completed.
up with innovative This agreement, reviewed
fundraising ideas every 6 months, has generated
for Trinity which a total amount of £9,700
engage both staff and for Trinity.
Whit e Stuf
f 's pancak customers. The ‘local
compe tition e tossing “We are delighted to support Trinity as our chosen
for Shrove shops for local people‘
Tue sday. charity. You are a wonderful local hospice that gives
raised money through
such great help to the community. It is our pleasure to
initiatives such as the
be able to help raise funds as we feel strongly about
National ‘Wear a
our local area and feel it is important that we give
Tea Cosy on Your Head Day,’ and a ‘Give a Gnome a
something back after successfully trading here for
over 6 years.”
The branches also hold regular shopping days in which
Marc Roberts, Director, Aspire
10% of all proceeds are donated to Trinity and staff
members even host wardrobe clearout days.
The White Stuff Foundation also supports Trinity’s child
Give a Car Initiative
bereavement programme. Since 2006, Trinity has received Scrapping your car with Giveacar is an easy way to raise
a total of £26,500 from both the foundation and the local money for Trinity. Giveacar will collect any car, nationwide
branches. for free and either recycle the car to high environmental
standards or sell the car at auction. Any profits made from
We would like to say a big thank you to our local White Stuff the sale are directed to the charity of your choice.
branches, the White Stuff Foundation and to all their shoppers.
Aquum The next step
Trinity’s fundraising team is experienced in setting up and
Aquum is a local restaurant and bar that opened in Clapham supporting employee fundraising and Charity of the Year
in March 2009. They are one of Trinity’s Gold Business campaigns in large and small companies.
partners and chose to support by hosting a number of events.
We can provide you with support, guidance and
One of these events included their fabulous Ice White fundraising materials to help make your activities,
Party for Aquum staff and customers. The night raised events and initiatives a success.
an impressive £1,000, through ticket sales and a raffle.
Aquum also helped to host Trinity’s staff Christmas party.
Corporate Team, Fundraising Department
Trinity Hospice, 30 Clapham Common North Side,
London, SW4 0RN
Phone: 0207 787 1087
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