We are extremely grateful to every one of our corporate partners. Their support is vital as we work together to stop bowel cancer in our lifetime.
On 12 September 2016 we attended the star-studded 12th annual BGC Charity Day with our patron, actor Tom Hardy. Celebrities joined the BGC brokers on the trading floor and spent a number of hours chatting on the phones and assisting with multi-million pound deals. Every year, BGC Partners and Cantor Fitzgerald, in conjunction with the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund, commemorate their friends and colleagues, who died on September 11 2001 and donate 100% of their revenue from one day to a range of different charities.
We are delighted to have been chosen as Chiltern Railways charity partner for 2017. This is an incredible opportunity to engage with Chiltern staff and passengers right across the Chiltern network and raise awareness of bowel cancer. We are really looking forward to an exciting year of fundraising and staff challenges to raise money for our vital research and lifesaving work.
Edwards & Co. Solicitors, based in Belfast, have been incredible supporters of ours since 2012. They have raised over £35,000 through various fundraising events including a launch event on HMS Belfast and in 2016 raised almost £10,000 by taking part in the Royal Parks Half Marathon. We’re really looking forward to working with them again in 2017 and are delighted that they are so committed to supporting our incredible work in Northern Ireland.
Foster + Partners have kindly supported us through fundraising, as well as hosting events in their London office. Our patron, the amazing architect Lord Norman Foster, is founder and Chairman of Foster + Partners, and has been passionate about driving the partnership forward.
We are delighted to have been chosen as Gorvins Solicitors charity partner for 2017. The Gorvins team are passionate about helping us stop bowel cancer and we really are looking forward to an exciting year of raising awareness and funds to support our lifesaving work. By working together, Gorvins Solicitors will help us continue to save lives and improve the quality of life for all those affected by bowel cancer.
“It is our honour and a privilege to support Bowel Cancer UK as our chosen charity partner for 2017. Bowel cancer has touched the lives of many at our firm, and the choice to fundraise for their cause was an easy decision to make. As a firm, giving back is an integral part of our culture and we are looking forward to partnering with Bowel Cancer UK, supporting their research and raising awareness through fun, innovative and engaging fundraising activities throughout the year.” Paul Longmire, Head of Marketing, Gorvins Solicitors.
Global communications agency LEWIS has been a fantastic supporter of our work since 2013. Employees have taken part in a Bake Off competition, cake sales, running events and even an Easter egg decorating competitionr. As well as providing pro bono PR support, the agency also launched The Suzy Ferguson Spirit Award
in association with us and Gorkana, the UK's leader in media intelligence. The award aims to recognise individuals in the PR and communications industry of exceptional character, integrity and determination.
We’re excited to announce Savoo Search, Save and Raise as our new fundraising partner, and we’d like to introduce you to this innovative way of donating.Simply use Savoo Search as a search engine (the same way as you would your current search engine) and Savoo will donate 1p for every search. If you’re looking to do some online shopping and want to get a great deal, Savoo has thousands of voucher codes and deals that will help you save money and they will donate to us UK at the same time.
We are working with Sunsweet Growers Inc. to promote the importance of a high fibre diet in improving bowel health. By working together we raise awareness of how a balanced diet containing high levels of fibre, plus regular exercise, can help people reduce their risk of bowel cancer. Sunsweet Growers Inc. kindly fund a range of our information materials helping us reach more people with our messages about good bowel health.
Yakult has kindly contributed to the production of our health promotion materials for several years and are great supporters of our work.
“Bowel Cancer UK works to save lives and improve the quality of life for everyone affected by bowel cancer. Here at Yakult we are happy to be able to support this vital work as Bowel Cancer UK celebrate their 30th anniversary and continue their ground breaking work.” Hiroaki Yoshimura, Yakult UK Ltd
We also tremendously value the support we receive from pharmaceutical companies and medical device organisations. Most recently we are grateful to have received support from Amgen Inc, Amgen Ltd, Merck Serono Ltd, Myriad Genetics Ltd, Norgine Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Servier Laboratories Ltd and Sirtex Medical GmbH.
Previous corporate partners
We have worked with a variety of companies in the past and received fantastic support from these organisations:
- AXA PPP healthcare
- Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
- CliniMed & SecuriCare
- Majestic Wine
- Nucleus Financial
- Pelican Healthcare
- Restaurant Mark Greenaway
- Sharpham Park
- Travers Smith