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What are the benefits of partnering with Age UK Lambeth?

A partnership with us could be beneficial for your business by helping you meet your corporate social responsibility objectives. It's a great way to motivate employees, gain insight into the over-50s market, get some great PR and help Age UK Lambeth to support vulnerable people in the local community.

How can we get involved?

There are two ways your organisation can get involved:

Volunteering

Many organisations offer their staff free volunteering days. If you and your staff would like to dedicate your time to help us then please see the options below of how you can do this.

Befriending

  • A commitment for a 6 months period
  • A befriender visits a client for one hour a week
  • Visits are usually in the clients home, but we encr=ourage, were possible for them to get out and about
  • A DBS check is required and all volunteers are given training

MYsocial Hosting

  • Duration, 1 day
  • Design and host your own event
  • For example, this could be anything from hosting a class, a painting class or going bowling! For more ideas, check out their events calendar
  • Your event will feature in our marketing materials (newsletter and social media channels) to promote it to our members
  • Suitable for groups of 5 to 10 people (depending on the activity)

Vida's Lounge

  • Duration, 1 day (Weekdays between 10am - 4pm)
  • Help run our members lounge
  • Provide lunch (kitchen available and online training provided)
  • Engage with our members (conversation and activity of your choice)
  • Your event will feature in our marketing materials (newsletter and social media channels) to promote it to our members

 

To find out more about the corporate volunteering opportunities, please follow this link to complete our enquiry form.

Fundraising

Fancy raising money for us? This is a great way to get staff involved in a group activity and it is always lots of fun! Take a look below for some ideas and our fundraising guide.

Organise your own fundraising activity

Fundraising as a team can be great fun and can bring the team together for a common cause.  We can support you with your fundraising and will happily share the details on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages.  For ideas and advice on how to fundraise please click here

Charity of the Year

Choosing Age UK Lambeth as your charity of the year is a great way to support a local charity whilst generating great PR for your company.  If you choose Age UK Lambeth you will receive a dedicated member of staff to support you for the partnership. To find out more please email clairen@ageuklambeth.org

Cause-Related Marketing

No matter what size your company is you can still get involved with cause-related marketing using our partner Work For Good. They help sort out all the details and you will soon see your donations add up to make a big impact for older people in Lambeth.  Click here to find out more.

To find out more about corporate fundraising, please email our fundraising manager Claire, clairen@ageuklambeth.org.