Charity of the year partners

Why not make St Elizabeth Hospice your company's charity of the year and help make a difference to your local community?

Our experienced partnership team, dedicated to developing mutually beneficial relationships, will support and help you to develop a fundraising plan for the year which is dedicated to meeting your organisation's needs.

Meet our partners

Alder Carr Farm
Alder Carr Farm were founded in 1981 as fruit and vegetable growers. Today, they grow a huge range of produce, raise Red Poll cows, Suffolk sheep and hens. Their farm shop is stocked with home-grown produce, while their Barn Cafe serves a delicious seasonally-changing menu.

Bistro on the Quay
The Bistro is situated on the historic waterfront of Ipswich, Suffolk. The restaurant is housed in a former salt warehouse overlooking the new marina and is easily accessible by foot, car or sail. Bistro on the Quay is ideally placed in the heart of the Ipswich Waterfront Regeneration area which includes galleries, cafes, shops, hotels and the new East of England Dance Studio as well as the prestigious University Campus Suffolk.

The focus is to serve excellent food and wine at sensible prices in a relaxed and friendly dining room, specialising in fresh local produce which changes with the seasons.

Felixstowe Freight Club
In 1995, a group of representatives from the maritime fraternity decided to form a committee to arrange local social events for the ever growing business community engaged in Shipping, Forwarding and Transport. The Freight Club was hence born, and has since provided local businesses with informal lunch and dinner meetings where guests can entertain customers, staff and colleagues, and network in a relaxed environment.

Events are held two to three times a year with an excellent 3 course meal and quality entertainment combining to provide the best business events in the region.

Gipping Construction
Staff at Gipping Construction based in Lower Street, Ipswich have also nominated St Elizabeth Hospice as their Charity of the Year.

Prettys Solicitors 
Regional solicitors in Ipswich and Chelmsford, with an enviable reputation for results and service, Prettys are your partners in commercial and personal law. They have extensive experience in providing legal services to public sector, PLCs, SMEs, social enterprises, and private individuals.

Their key areas of business are in commercial litigation, construction, corporate services, employment, insolvency, insurance, shipping, debt recovery, commercial and residential property, estates and family law.

Suffolk Life
Suffolk Life specialise in self-invested personal pensions (SIPPs). Suffolk Life deliver focused and experienced administrators for clients choosing SIPPs.

Suffolk Life have established over 23,500 self-invested plans, and manage gross assets of over £7.7 billion, dealing in a wide range of diverse assets with the purchase and management of property a speciality.

Macmillan & Wright
Macmillan and Wright were established over 40 years ago specialising initially in residential builds. Over the years, they have progressed into a competent construction business covering all aspects of residential, industrial and commercial builds for and on behalf of a multitude of clients nationally.

Today they offer a complete service, including; construction, insurance response, facilities management, security and joinery.

Thrive Tribe
In 2008 Thrive Tribe won its first contract and became the local Stop Smoking Service provider for the London borough of Hammersmith & Fulham.

They now have four main contracts: one of which is an integrated healthy lifestyle service in Suffolk; covering smoking cessation, weight management (adults and children), healthy eating and physical activity.

Call Connection Ltd.
Call Connection is a fully accredited, independent, UK based insurance lead trading and contact centre. They work with insurance companies to connect them with customers who are looking for great motor and home insurance quotes both over the phone and online.

Call Connection staff have been involved in payroll giving and have raised over £10,000 for the Hospice to date.

Sainsbury's Local - Woodbridge Road
Sainsbury’s was founded in 1869 and today operates over 1,200 supermarkets and convenience stores and employs around 161,000 people.

The Sainsbury's Local on Woodbridge Road has been involved in donating food and prizes for Hospice events and raffles, as well as collections in the supermarket.

Hadleigh Pool & Leisure
Hadleigh Pool & Leisure are part of South Suffolk Leisure.
The centre provides the community with a state of the art gym, a variety of group fitness classes, power plate, café and community hall & social room.

Hadleigh Pool & Leisure have arranged numerous fundraising events and activities to raise funds for the Hospice, including; quiz nights, 'The Big Lunch', a sponsored spin and swimming gala.

Room 2
Room 2 are a hairdressers on Needham Road, in Stowmarket.
Their experienced team of stylists offer all the latest looks, and are able to give the most professional advice. They are open all evenings plus Saturdays.

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