How can you get involved

We are a children's charity which grants the Wishes of children within the UK living with a life threatening illness, When You Wish Upon a Star makes an ideal charity partner for companies big and small.

Companies work with us not only to demonstrate good CSR but also as we can help you meet your objectives and can provide ideas and support. Whether it be a one-off fundraising event or a long-term partnership, we will help identify PR opportunities to support your brand values and motivate and inspire your team and clients alike.

As a non-government funded charity we heavily rely on voluntary financial support which includes company partnerships. The money we have raised to date through such partnerships has transformed the lives of over 15,000 very sick children and their families over the past 22 years.

Some of the benefits that our corporate partners enjoy:

  • Enhanced image through supporting of a local charity
  • PR & Media coverage
  • The opportunity to sponsor ‘When You Wish Upon a Star' owned events
  • Increased staff morale plus a true sense of ‘doing something for the good'

Just a few ways to get involved include the following:

Charity of the Year - by choosing When You Wish Upon a Star as your charity of the year a fundraising plan which will be tailored to your requirements and engaging your staff to fundraise.

Employee Giving - is a simple and effective way for employees to support When You Wish Upon a Star's mission. No matter how small the contribution, your donation adds up to make a real difference.

Sponsorship Opportunities - When You Wish Upon a Star holds a number of events each year, including our infamous Santa Run's, charity golf day's, charity balls, firewalk's and Its A Knockout. These offer good opportunities and title sponsorship is available with media opportunities.

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