< Back to Full Programme

What does the future hold for corporate partnerships?

When & Where

16:30 - 17:30, Tuesday 2nd July 2019
Frobisher 4

Track

PA

Speakers

Alex Hyde-Smith , Rachel Kirby-Rider , Desiree D'Souza

Level

> Advanced

Friend or foe? A huge opportunity or a necessary offering? Cash cows or strategic partners? Corporate partnerships come in all shapes and size and are often talked about as a huge areas of potential growth for charities but what does the future really hold?

This very honest and lively panel session will see some of the best and most experienced fundraising leaders in the sector consider what the future holds for corporate partnerships.

Have corporate partnerships really changed in recent years? Are charities seeing a significant uplift in corporate income? If not, why not? Do corporate teams have the right skills and experience to deliver a step change in corporate partnerships? Are companies increasingly cutting out charities as a middle man and delivering their own social impact initiatives?