A number of local businesses are supporting our work, and play a key role in helping us raise funds towards the £1.6 million we need to raise each year to deliver care for people with life-limiting conditions in Gloucestershire. We are grateful for the support of these local businesses which help make a real difference to local people and their families at a time they need it most.
Can your business help us make a difference?
We are keen to work with local businesses. There are many opportunities to get involved. You can support our work by providing a company donation, choosing us as your next charity of the year or by getting your staff involved to raise funds through company organised fundraising events such as a summer BBQ, Christmas jumper day or bake sale. Other ways you can support us is by sponsoring one of our events or encouraging your staff to participate in our challenge events and fundraise for us.
To find out how your business can get involved, please contact Mike Tague, Head of Hospice Fundraising, Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
or telephone 01242 246 285.
Our corporate partners for 2016 include:
A&E Fire and Security
A&E Fire and Security will be supporting us over the next 18 months alongside another local charity, after being chosen by staff. They’ll be holding fundraising events such as quiz nights, and participating in sponsored walks, runs, bike rides and other events to help make a contribution to our work. Their staff will also offer direct support through corporate volunteering at our fundraising events.
Creed Food Service
Cheltenham based Creed Food Service have supported Leckhampton Court Hospice for a number of years, donating goods for our events and hampers for charity raffles. They hold an annual charity Golf Day at Brickhampton Court Golf Complex to raise money for the charities they support too.
Harrison Clark Rickerbys
The law firm have offices across the country including Cheltenham, and are supporting our work. The law firm is using their will-making expertise for the benefit of Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice by offering to help local people create their wills, waiving their fees in exchange for a donation to the Hospice, for a limited period of time.
House of Fraser, Cheltenham
House of Fraser are supporting our work through staff donations, collecting donations at their tills and supporting and promoting our events. They have also donated fabulous prizes for a number of our exclusive charity raffles, including our 2015 Winter Ball.
L-3 TRL Technologies
Tewkesbury based L-3 TRL Technology raised £9510.72 through their staff fundraising efforts for us in 2015. This will make an incredible difference to the care we provide for local people and families. Thank you to everyone involved.
Me and You Estate Agents, Cheltenham
Cheltenham based, Me and You Estate Agency continues to support our work of Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice through regular donations to support our services.
Pulham & Sons (Coaches) Ltd
Bourton-on-the-Water based Pulhams Coaches are supporting us alongside a number of local charities this year, helping to raise funds for our work through employee engagement activities and events. They made a valuable contribution through sponsorship of our 2015 Winter Ball and will be sponsoring this event again in 2016. They are also providing maintenance of our patient mini bus which provides transport to and from our Day Hospice.
Sainsbury’s Gloucester Quays
Following a public vote, we were selected as Sainsbury’s Gloucester Quays Local Charity of the year, this partnership continues until June 2016. As part of the partnership we can look forward to receiving vital funds from the branch, raised through events and fundraising initiatives in-store and across the local community. As well as raising awareness of our incredible care this support will be significant in helping us to continue to grow the services we provide for people with life-limiting conditions in Gloucestershire.
Speedy Skips’ innovative way of raising funds for our hospice means that for every customer requesting a Sue Ryder charity pink skip £10 will be donated to us. The Gloucestershire business also donated £1,000 to our hospice at our 2015 Winter Ball and continues to support us in 2016.
A number of local businesses encourage their staff to carry out corporate volunteering days here at Leckhampton Court Hospice. These teams help with maintenance, gardening, administration, fundraising and events. For more information on corporate volunteering opportunities at Leckhampton Court Hospice, email
, or call 01242 246 285.
A number of businesses, groups and organisations across Gloucestershire help raise funds for Leckhampton Court Hospice through holding collection tins where customers can donate spare change. If you would like a collection tin in your local business please email email@example.com
, or call 01242 246 285.