Rapid Response
Network

Rapid Response
Network

To find out more about how your company can get involved, please contact us at partnerships@dec.org.uk or call us on 020 3915 3803.

If you are contacting us from a school, community group or faith organisation, please email our Supporter Services at support@dec.org.uk.

The Rapid Response Network is a group of key media and corporate partners who help us launch our emergency appeals at very short notice, getting the message out and making it easy for the UK public to donate quickly and seamlessly. They include the main national broadcasters, banks, technology partners, retail partners and others.

Rapid Response Network members

BBC logo

BBC

The BBC broadcasts an appeal after the news on launch night, providing their viewers with an easy way to help.

ITV logo

ITV

ITV broadcasts an appeal after the news on launch night, providing their viewers with an easy way to help.

Channel 4 logo

Channel 4

Channel 4 broadcasts an appeal after the news on launch night, providing their viewers with an easy way to help.

Channel 5 logo

Channel 5

Channel 5 broadcasts an appeal after the news on launch night, providing their viewers with an easy way to help.

Sky logo

Sky

Sky broadcasts our appeal after the news on launch night, providing their viewers with an easy way to help.

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Radiocentre

Radiocentre coordinates the appeal across commercial radio and audio, helping reach a large audience of listeners.

PayPal logo

PayPal

PayPal support DEC appeals by emailing all opted-in customers at launch, directing them to give via a dedicated fundraising page.

Natwest Group logo

NatWest Group

NatWest support DEC appeals by switching on a notification within their banking apps.

UK finance logo

UK Finance

UK Finance support DEC appeals by contacting their membership at launch, asking them to support the appeal in a variety of ways.

Barclays logo

Barclays

Barclays support DEC appeals by matching donations made by their employees.

BA logo

British Airways

BA support DEC appeals by holding in-flight collections.

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Royal Mail

The Royal Mail support DEC appeals by operating our PO Box 999 free of charge and putting a DEC Appeal postmark on all UK post.

Post Office logo

Post Office

The Post Office support DEC appeals by receiving cash donations across their UK branches.

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City of London

The City of London support DEC appeals by hosting events which raise awareness and start new conversations.

Liverpool FC logo

Liverpool FC

LFC support DEC appeals by donating signed shirts to be auctioned off.

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Charities Aid Foundation (CAF)

Charities Aid Foundation supports DEC appeals by facilitating donations from their private, corporate and retail clients.

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The Big Give

The Big Give support DEC appeals by launching match-giving campaigns.

Morrisons logo

Morrisons

Morrisons support DEC appeals by posting on their social media channels and collecting donations at their tills.

Co-op logo

Co-op

The Co-op support DEC appeals by holding collections at checkout.

NewsNow logo

NewsNow

NewsNow provide space on their website's homepage to promote DEC appeals.

A laptop with the Paypal donation platform on screen

CASE STUDY: PAYPAL

PayPal raise millions of pounds for our appeals. They amplify DEC appeals by sending an email communication out to all opted-in PayPal customers at appeal launch. At the same time, they improve supporter experience by creating a dedicated fundraising page and using their “Give at Checkout” initiative.

Their email directing people to the dedicated fundraising pages raised an incredible £598,000 for the DEC Coronavirus Appeal and £1,320,000 for Cyclone Idai, before Gift Aid.

The DEC notification displays on the Natwest Banking App

CASE STUDY: NATWEST GROUP

The Natwest Group introduced a notification prompting users to donate to the DEC Coronavirus Appeal in its banking apps, with incredible results.

The notification pop-up was live between October 2020 and January 2021 in the Natwest, Ulster Bank and Royal Bank apps, and raised an incredible £356,000 for the appeal.

Get in touch

To discuss how your company can partner with the DEC, please contact the team.