Become a Corporate Patron

Patron companies underpin every construction project CRASH undertakes by sharing their professional expertise, products and donations. Our work with homelessness charities and hospices is only possible thanks to the commitment and generosity of our Corporate Patrons.

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Our Corporate Patrons

Our Corporate Patron companies underpin every construction project CRASH delivers. We could not undertake our vital work to help homelessness and hospice charities without their involvement. A sincere thank you to each of them.

How We Help

CRASH unites the construction industry by channelling the professional expertise, construction products and generous donations of our Corporate Patrons and supporters to:

  • Transform

    Transform hostels, day centres, night shelters and move on accommodation for homeless people across the UK.

  • Create

    Create caring environments where children and adults who need end of life care in a hospice, can spend precious time together with their families and loved ones.

  • Deliver

    Deliver meaningful social impact between companies and charities with long-lasting benefits to communities across the UK, whilst creating a more caring society.

Why Corporate Patronage

Here are some of the benefits of becoming a CRASH Corporate Patron.

Active Social Impact

  • Work strategically with your industry charity to deliver construction projects for homeless people, and children and adults needing end of life care.
  • Achieve your Corporate Social Responsibility targets.
  • Showcase your construction products and share your professional expertise to directly help people.
  • Receive an annual Social Impact Report which details your involvement, the financial values and social impact of your support.

Inspiring Employees

  • Professional development through skills based volunteering and secondments with CRASH.
  • Learning and development opportunities for graduate employees.
  • Team building through company fundraising for CRASH.
  • Social Responsibility is known to increase employee loyalty.

Brand Exposure

  • Promote your company’s social impact with CRASH to your clients, employees and shareholders.
  • CRASH will promote your good work to the industry via press, social media and on our website.

Building New Relationships

  • With other CRASH Corporate Patron companies.
  • With industry leaders at exclusive CRASH events.
  • With charities CRASH supports.
  • By visiting CRASH projects to see first hand the impact your patronage has had.

The Difference You’ll Make

  • Effective, measurable and tangible social impact.
  • Reduce construction costs for charities.
  • Investment in people and communities.
  • Your patronage will underpin CRASH and every vulnerable person we help.

New Experiences

  • Direct involvement with homelessness and hospice charities who will benefit from your expertise and knowledge.
  • Develop your employees by involving them with CRASH projects and volunteering opportunities.
  • Secondment opportunities to work directly with the CRASH team.

Take the first step to become a CRASH Corporate Patron

Our Corporate Patrons are the lifeblood of CRASH charity. All of our Corporate Patrons make an annual donation of £9,500. These donations underpin CRASH and every construction project we support, helping homeless people, and children and adults with a life-limiting illness in hospices. Together we create places that care for people.

So take the first step and complete this contact form and Lucie Gillard, Partnerships and Fundraising Manager at CRASH will be in touch, to arrange a call.

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“CRASH gives us total confidence in the hospice or homelessness charity we’ve been asked to help, as they carry out full due diligence before presenting a project to us. And what we love about our partnership is that it’s not just about raising money – we get fully involved in delivering building projects. Some of our junior staff gained their first experience of a live job working on a CRASH project. But most importantly, through our partnership with CRASH we’ve been able to leave a long-term legacy that will improve the lives of some of society’s most vulnerable people.”

John O’Grady

Divisional Commercial Director – Building at VolkerFitzpatrick

“I have been so impressed with the support and generosity of CRASH in helping Blythe Hospicecare to achieve this refurbishment project. It would not have been possible without this partnership, which included project management support, professional expertise and financial assistance. The outcome, an updated building to support the hospice care we provide in the local community, is a fitting legacy that will benefit patients and their loved ones for years to come.”

Alistair Rogerson

Business Development Manager at Blythe House Hospicecare

“The help and support from CRASH has been invaluable in enabling this construction project to go ahead. I have worked with many charities and organisations over the past 40 years, but none quite like CRASH. The idea behind CRASH, the industry involvement and the practical support, works so well. Our new apartments will help people who have been homeless and are living with learning disabilities and complex mental health issues, on their journey to recovery. We cannot thank CRASH enough for their dedication and support with this project.”

Gordon Moore

Chief Executive at Blyth Star Enterprises

Our Work

Well-designed and expertly built environments have a positive effect on how people feel and behave. Have a look at some of our completed projects that help vulnerable people across the UK.

Homelessness charity offers ‘meaningful privacy’ and independence for residents

Hospices North Yorkshire

CRASH helps North Yorkshire Hospice meet local community’s needs

Homelessness London

Team effort transforms London day centre for people who are homeless

Hospices Sidmouth

A small project making a big difference