Become a Corporate Patron

Patron companies underpin every construction project CRASH undertakes. We simply could not continue our work with homelessness and hospice charities without the practical support of our Corporate Patrons.

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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.

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. Become a Patron

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 and social media.

Building New Relationships

  • With other CRASH Corporate Patron companies.
  • With charities CRASH support.
  • With industry leaders at exclusive CRASH events.
  • 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.

“What a fantastic transformation – it is hard to remember what the dilapidated lounge and dining room even looked like before. I hope what we’ve done truly does raise the spirits of the homeless people living here. This is a great project to highlight what CRASH and their Corporate Patrons can do when they come together, adding true social value in this community!”

John O’Grady

Divisional Commercial Director 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


Crash Charity’s Above & Beyond Awards

Every year we recognise the companies and individuals who have gone Above & Beyond in their support for CRASH and our vital work. We celebrate the outstanding achievements of our Corporate Patrton companies, from ‘Corporate Patron of the Year’ and our ‘CRASH Loyalty Award’ for ten years as a Corporate Patron to ‘Outstanding Leadership on a CRASH Projects and fundraising Corporate Patron of the year.

See this year’s winners

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 West Sussex

New Resource Centre giving homeless people employability and life skills to get back into training, education and work

Hospices Oxfordshire

Doug’s Den: a hangout for terminally ill teens at the legendary, world’s first children’s hospice

Homelessness Tyne and Wear

Emmaus North East’s new Stanhope Road property provides hope for an additional five formerly homeless people thanks to CRASH’s help

Homelessness Coventry

CRASH’s new Planned Preventative Maintenance Survey is instrumental for the future of homelessness charity Emmaus Coventry & Warwickshire

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Join the CRASH Club. Take the first step to become a CRASH Corporate Patron

Our Corporate Patrons are the lifeblood of CRASH charity. All our Corporate Patrons make an annual donation of £9000. 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, we’d love you to join the CRASH club.

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