Companies

By partnering with Mercy Ships, your company can make a real difference to the lives of the world's poorest people. A partnership with us can also benefit your organisation in a number of ways. You can gain access to new audiences, demonstrate corporate social responsibility and increase PR opportunities. You could also help your business to:

  • Increase sales 
  • Provide a point of differentiation from your competitors 
  • Develop good relations with local communities 
  • Motivate staff to commit to something long term and worthwhile

There are a number of ways that your company can partner with Mercy Ships.

  • Sponsorship               
  • Gifts in Kind
  • Charity of The Year Adoptions           
  • Employee Involvement
  • Corporate Donations
  • Corporate Christmas Cards
  • Cause Related Marketing**

**Cause Related Marketing is when a business and charity form a partnership to market a product or service for mutual benefit. This can include trade promotions, on-pack promotions and in-store merchandising.

By publicly linking with Mercy Ships, you can provide customers with a credible incentive to select products or services which help poor people in Africa. This can help your company to:

  • Increase sales, press and PR coverage 
  • Improve credentials as a socially responsible brand
  • Increase awareness of the launch of a new product 

Sponsorship

Sponsoring one of Mercy Ships many activities can improve your brand perception and corporate profile in local communities and promote a positive corporate image to your target audience.

We have a number of sponsorship opportunities targeted at diverse audiences and we can tailor packages to meet your business objectives. Sponsorship packages include:

  • Literature and promotional campaigns 
  • Events including charity auctions, exhibitions and marathons
  • Areas of our work e.g. surgery

For further information or assistance, please contact:

René Lehmann, Swiss Director
rene.lehmann[at]mercyships.ch or 021 654 32 10

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