Corporate & Business Partnerships

Building positive futures with help from our corporate friends

The word ‘partnership’ carries significant meaning in the contemporary homelessness sector because having meaningful, supportive partnerships and relationships throughout the community is known to be fundamental for individuals to lead healthy and productive lives.

Having supportive partnerships and building strong relationships throughout the corporate community is imperative to ensuring the longevity of our Studio and Scholarship Programs. 

With a strong track record of establishing and building long-term, meaningful relationships that have delivered significant benefits and desired outcomes to both their business and the community, we are extremely grateful for the continued support we receive from our corporate partners.

Kids Under Cover’s national reach, innovative approach and strong focus on young people breaking the welfare cycle makes us well placed to help your business deliver on your Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) commitments.

Pharmore corporate build teamYour business will benefit through an integrated partnership with Kids Under Cover which will:

  • demonstrate your company’s commitment to the local communities in which you operate;
  • provide a point of difference from your competitors;
  • improve employee wellbeing and increase job satisfaction and
  • demonstrate good corporate citizenship

while contributing to the success of Kids Under Cover’s programs.

Are you a business that wants to make a difference?

Kids Under Cover’s partnership program enables our partners (corporate, philanthropic and individuals) to support a range of our programs, depending on their business or personal objectives. These programs may be:

  • general, for partners who wish to support Kids Under Cover’s vision and mission;
  • service delivery based (Studio or Scholarship Programs); or
  • fundraising-based (Run Melbourne, Donate Your Car ® and Cubby House Challenge).

Each program has its own tiered levels of support. For more information, or to discuss potential partnerships, please contact Kerry Butcher on (03) 9429 7444 or partnerships@kuc.org.au

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Build your team while building a better future

Have you heard about the Corporate Build? For partners who contribute to the funding of a studio, Kids Under Cover can provide a unique team building experience for staff and other volunteers. Up to 24 volunteers from your company are able to be involved in all parts of a studio build, with jobs to suit all skill levels!  Find out more or email partnerships@kuc.org.au TODAY

Workplace Giving is a smart way to give

Workplace Giving is an easy and effective way to help your employees make a difference and show them that they can personally contribute to prevent youth homelessness. a

A regular, pre-tax donation straight from your pay is easy to setup and you receive tax benefits.  Workplace giving even provides the employer the opportunity to match employee donations dollar for dollar – delivering double the impact.

With donations deducted from employees’ pre-tax pay, the donation goes even further. Plus, it reduces the employees’ taxable income, so they benefit every pay.

Find out more about how this works here.

 

 

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Impacts

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% of consumers would recommend a brand that supports a good cause over one that doesn’t.

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% of consumers would help a brand promote their products or services if there is a good cause behind them.

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% of consumers trust a brand that is ethically and socially responsible.

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% of consumers would switch brands if a different brand of similar quality supported a good cause.