CORPORATE PARTNERS

Born Free welcomes businesses that can work with us to help fund our vital wildlife protection projects.  

Supporting Born Free will create a hugely positive impression for your customers staff, supporters and friends. Being brave enough to support a cause you believe in can help boldly differentiate your product from others. It shows your brand has values, strength and integrity.

We invite our supporters and your customers to follow the Born Free adventure together. They can access regularly updated information about Born Free via our website, social media, international news, events, emails and publications. Born Free supporters can continue to support us by choosing to purchase products and services that support Born Free. 

Working together with Born Free can display your brand to a huge global audience, with very valuable advertising and PR opportunities. 

  • Advertising in our Wild Life magazine – 10,000 print copies and 1,700 online readers
  • Our Adopt magazine – readership of 20,000 
  • Exposure to our 665,000 social media followers across Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn
  • Our website has three million views per year
  • We often have campaigns that reach out to millions of people around the world
  • Celebrity endorsements: Born Free has many passionate celebrity supporters from entertainment, politics, the arts, sport and well-known conservation heroes.

If you would like to become one of our corporate partners please contact Hitesh Patel. To find out how to sponsor an animal, visit our adoption page.

OUR KEY PARTNERS

 

 

KINGSPAN

Kingspan is the global leader in high-performance insulation, improving building performance, construction methods and ultimately people’s lives.

Kingspan and Born Free have come together in line with our shared values on conservation and global sustainability to work towards protecting the planet and its wildlife. Together, we are committed to accelerating the protection of an animal that is close to the heart of Kingspan – the lion – and we are excited to collaborate on a number of inspiring projects, starting with the Pride of Meru lions in Kenya. 

 

 

 

IAG CARGO

IAG Cargo is the single business created following the merger of British Airways World Cargo and Iberia Cargo in April 2011. With the combined strength of five airlines – British Airways, Iberia, Aer Lingus, Vueling and Level – IAG Cargo covers a global network of over 350 destinations. 

IAG partner with Born Free for animal relocations and rescues. Since the inception of the partnership, IAG has helped with logistics of rescued lion cubs from Europe, safely transporting them back to their ancestral home in South Africa.  

 

 

 

BRITISH AIRWAYS HOLIDAYS

British Airways Holidays is a global holiday brand, renowned for offering their customers holidays they will never forget. The company also firmly believes the best place for wild animals is in the wild. 

British Airways Holidays is partnering with Born Free on two important initiatives; our Raise the Red Flag resource which enables people around the world to report captive wild animal concerns. They have also supported the expansion of the Panthera Africa big cat sanctuary to provide lifetime care to rescued big cats.

 

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The British multinational clothing, footwear and home products retailer have agreed to financially support our work to protect Ethiopian Wolves until 2022.

They have also kindly donated garments that will distributed to our teams in Africa who work in the field.

 

MONTAGNE JEUNESSE

Montagne Jeunesse, renamed "7th Heaven", is a beauty-product business based in Baglan Energy Park, South Wales, UK. The firm was established in 1985 by a vegetarian, Gregory Butcher.

Born Free and Montagne Jeunesse have partnered to support the work of the Orangutan Foundation in Borneo. Born Free will receive a donation from 7th Heaven and Earth Kiss through the sale of their face mask sheets, featuring Timtom the Orangutan.

“We very much look forward to supporting Born Free’s mission towards a brighter future for animals and generations to come.” Celine Delasalle, Senior Marketing Manager

 

NBCUNIVERSAL DREAMWORKS

This year the studio donated funds to help with Born Free’s Lion, Giraffe and Chimpanzee projects in Africa.  

They announced their donation at a film festival in Cannes, where 400 senior executives from the film industry were present.

 

 

ALLEN & OVERY

Allen & Overy is an international law firm providing legal services for global businesses and industry. Their London-based office introduced a ban on single-use plastics and the calculated cost benefit was donated to Born Free’s Great Debate education project to help produce dynamic teaching resources.

 

THE CO-OPERATIVE BANK

The Co-operative Bank has joined forces with Born Free to offer an account for young savers called Bonus Account which is designed to grow with a child and gradually increase their financial awareness, because one of Co-operative Bank’s principals is to educate their customers.

 

AKO CAPITAL

AKO Capital are one of Europe’s leading investment managers. The London based staff voted (through the staff give back programme) to donate to Born Free's education projects in Kenya, which supports after schools clubs and community outreach. The funds donated will go towards teaching rural communities about coexistence and the importance of conservation.

 

 

OUR FUNDRAISING PARTNERS

 

 

Plum Play® create toys to inspire healthy, active playtime. With over 30 years experience, their philosophy is to make products that encourage creativity, imagination and fun; letting kids discover the magical world around them and throughout their childhood experience a ‘life at play’. From swing set to trampolines toys are reassuringly safe, great quality and are kind to the environment.
View the products which support Born Free

Vintage Roots produce ‘Wild Thing’ wines which are a growing brand developed in association with Born Free.

The donations from Vintage Roots Wild Thing collection help fund King’s lifetime care, including food, veterinary care and enclosure upkeep.
Please contact Vintage Roots directly for a list of local stockists.

Endangered Brewing are passionate about beer and wildlife, and partnered with Born Free in April 2021.

10% of net profits are donated back to us to assist with our conservation work in Africa. Check out their African wild dog lager or their pangolin pale ale!

 



Bidwedge makes it easy to change your left-over cash currency back into Sterling – at great rates for even the smallest amounts. Just enter the amount, hit ‘show me the money’, post the cash and watch the money appear in your bank account. Every transaction is insured. You can opt, via the site, to donate your Sterling direct to Born Free to support their lion conservation projects. In particular Bidwedge is supporting Born Free’s big cat sanctuaries at Shamwari Private Game Reserve in South Africa.


Coffee Real, an independent coffee roaster, has joined forces with Born Free to create our very own Born Free coffee.

This delicious espresso blend uses coffee sourced from countries in which Born Free are actively involved including India, Kenya, Ethiopia and Tanzania.

10% of the sales revenue from each 250g bag sold going towards Born Free projects. 


 

Clean Living is an award-winning eco-friendly brand offering an extensive range of plant-based, biological, and natural cleaning products. Its formulas are supercharged with live microbes, which are pH neutral and completely non-toxic to aquatic life, to deeply clean surfaces without using harmful chemicals. The refillable aluminum spray dispensers are shipped empty with a sachet of concentrate solution to top up with water at home, drastically reducing single use plastic waste and lowering its carbon footprint.

 


The Hari, is a luxury boutique hotel in the centre of London's Belgravia.

As well as supporting Born Free through the sale of their Jasper Cocktail (£1 from each drink sold will go towards our tiger projects), the team also supports us through hospitality for Born Free events and donations of luxury stays at the hotel for Born Free auctions.

Deerfoot’s core discipline is candidate search and selection covering all IT areas in sectors including: banking, insurance, retail, IT software, government, public sector and the Charity sector.

Deerfoot Support Born Free via a donation from CVs sent out and from a new initiative based on a donation per job interview.


BRND & Co. provide their love of sustainability with comfort and well styled streetwear.  Making it their mission to source the best eco-friendly materials from around the world and so, through these collections, raise awareness of endangered animals.  BRND & Co. have designed a lion, orangutan, rhino, and elephant ‘T’ shirt with 10% of the profits being donated to Born Free’s projects that help these animals.

 

Clouded Leopard Gin launched in the summer of 2019.  

Fifteen per cent of profits from each bottle of Clouded Leopard sold is donated to Born Free, to protect both wild leopards under threat from human pressures and habitat loss and captive leopards from suffering and exploitation in zoos and circuses.


JustSeats sells unused tickets and hospitality boxes which are donated by corporates or venues when they are not being used.

They give 70% of revenues directly to UK charities.

Born Free will benefit every time the customer of the tickets chooses us as their nominated charity.


Toby Tiger is an organic UK- based clothing company for children ranging from reversible dungarees to comfortable colourful pyjama sets. While telling a story through the playful motifs and character designs on the clothing, Toby Tiger pay particular attention to ethical working and protecting the planet.  Toby Tiger have a special Born Free range of children’s clothing.

 




 

Zawadi is a family run business, established in South Africa in 1996, creating beautiful décor, fusing classic African design with a contemporary finish. They are one of the leading suppliers and exporters of African art, gifts, interior décor, and collectibles. Zawadi supports conservation and sustainability initiatives through fundraising events in aid of a number of wildlife sanctuaries, including Born Free's big cat sanctuary in Shamwari.


The Coastal Soap Company’s products are handmade in Wales, on the beautiful Carmarthenshire coast.  Developed using carefully researched paraben-free, plant-based ingredients, all made in accordance with UK Regulations.  They use recyclable/biodegradable packaging and ensure their consumables and packaging are recycled responsibly or reused. The entire product range is cruelty-free & vegan!! For every purchase of any Into the Blue product range, the Coastal Soap Company shall be committing a percentage of sales to Born free OrcaLab project.


Happy Beds have partnered with Born Free to provide valuable funds in support of leopard conservation. Their Mento treehouse bed range attracts a £50 donation with each purchase.  We are also collaborating on a children’s book entitled “The very sleepy leopard” designed as a bedtime story book, helping young children to understand the issues of deforestation, climate change, and how this is affecting the leopard population. 

 

Vida Natural’s products have been developed to offer beautiful eco-friendly alternatives without compromising on style! Their plantable seed paper cards are made from UK wastepaper and embedded with a UK native pollinator seed mix, which has been professionally selected to help attract pollinators as part of the ‘save the bees’ campaign. Vida Natural have designed an ‘elephant dung card’ made up of recycled UK paper waste, elephant dung donated from a sanctuary, and the plantable seeds with 10% of proceeds going to Born Free.

Life Less Ordinary are based in sunny Brighton UK, creating handmade, personalised, ethical, and cruelty free jewellery and accessories utilising vegan ivory alternative called the tagua seed and cork leather (the vegan alternative) for their wallets, bags, and purses. Life Less Ordinary donate a least 10% of their sales to charity, as well as donating 15% of the sales of their Born Free bracelet collection.  

Horny Pants have created a range of men’s and ladies premium bamboo underwear and organic cotton T-shirts to help protect endangered species as a percentage from their sales is donated to Born Free’s wildlife conservation work.  The idea was born out of a safari trip, where Kerri, the owner of Horny Pants, was moved to tears when she saw a rhino in the wild and wanted to create a product to honour this magnificent animal.

 


GNGR Bees are committed to ethically producing garments from materials that have been disposed of, reclaimed, up and recycled. In partnership and in aid of communities & social enterprises around the globe, they seek transparent, empowering, and ethical work for fashion that does not cost the future of our planet, nature and all the living beings that share it. Specifically, GNGR Bees has developed a t-shirt focused on pangolins, moon bears, and the Ethiopian wolf, donating 100% of the profit to Born Free. 




 

Wild is the new, sustainable natural deodorant delivered straight to your door. Aluminium free with compostable, plastic free refills and a 100% effective formula.

We are Wild have developed a limited-edition leopard print tin which houses their beautiful range of natural deodorants.  A healthy percentage of sale proceeds will be donated to Born Free to help with our big cat sanctuaries in Ethiopia and South Africa.

MindShot aims to help parents, carers and kids carve out an attractive, screen-free space in a fast-paced, digitised world. Their pocket-sized, themed activity packs offer children 30-minute doses of future-facing ideas, creativity, fun, relaxation, and confidence-building! Mindshot's debut set of children’s activity packs, MindShot Nature & Nurture, helps children to have fun caring for our planet, with a donation per pocket sized pack sold helping Born Free’s education projects

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