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Disasters in North Africa – support emergency aid

In Libya and Morocco, our teams are helping the victims of the natural disasters. Your donation enables us to support them.

Philipp Wyss and Flavia Wasserfallen unpacking the donated goods at the two times Christmas campaign. In front of them are baskets and boxes of food.

Put corporate social responsibility into effect

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Would you like to make a long-term commitment with your company? Are you looking for a sponsorship opportunity? The Swiss Red Cross has many years of experience in close partnerships with businesses. Put your corporate social responsibility strategy into practice with us. Together, we can shape a sustainable future.

What a partnership offers

Nowadays, many companies assume environmental and social responsibility. A partnership with the Red Cross will set your company apart from your competitors by:

  • helping to achieve Agenda 2030 goals (SDG)

  • strengthening your company’s corporate social responsibility strategy

  • achieving market development goals through sponsorship

  • winning over employees and customers through the meaningfulness of the corporate activity


UN Global Goals

The icons of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals
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Our official partners

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Wolfgang Eger, CIO Post and Coop-CEO Philipp Wyss.

Our partners

Find out more about our partners (available in German, French, Italian).

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Our partners

Partnership models and philanthropy

We offer a range of partnership models and opportunities for sponsorship and social commitment. Be inspired.

Official partnership: tailored strategic cooperation

An official partnership is the strongest and closest model of partnership with the SRC. As an official partner, you support a humanitarian area suited to you or a service in Switzerland as well as the general work of the SRC. We offer tailored, strategically sound, comprehensive cooperation. In return, you can incorporate the partnership in your communications and position your company in terms of the shared social commitment.

Helsana video as an example of an SRC partnership: Helsana helps to ensure that as many people as possible can provide first aid.

Project partner: targeted aid

As a project partner, you support the SRC financially in humanitarian projects lasting several years, both in Switzerland and abroad. This gives you a targeted insight into an issue. We also draw attention to philanthropic commitment with a project partnership.

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Example partnership project: AXA supports the Red Cross vacation for children from war and crisis zones.

Promotional partner: sales-dependent donations

As a promotional partner, you carry out short-term sales promotions with the SRC, providing your specialist expertise. The SRC receives a certain percentage / fixed amount for each item sold or benefits from a waiver of fees.

At a BENU pharmacy, attention is drawn to the Red Cross fundraising campaign at the checkout.
Example of a promotional partnership: Awareness of a Red Cross donation campaign is raised at the checkout in a BENU pharmacy.

Event sponsorship: exclusive stage

Support our benefits with guests from the worlds of finance, culture, politics and society. Become an event sponsor and provide financial support or material assistance for our events.

We offer you exclusive sponsorship deals and are always grateful for valuable non-cash prizes. Please get in touch with us.

Example of a sponsorship partnership: the committee of the Red Cross Gala Zurich in front of the sponsor wall.
Example of a sponsorship partnership: the committee of the Red Cross Gala Zurich in front of the sponsor wall.
The decorated hall at the Red Cross Ball Geneva with candles on the tables and beautiful warm light.

Red Cross Ball and Gala

Attend our next charity event and help disadvantaged and vulnerable people in Switzerland and around the world.

Red Cross Ball and Gala

Corporate volunteering

Are you looking for meaningful volunteer opportunities for your employees? Through our assignments, your employees can support the most vulnerable members of our society. For your employees, corporate volunteering is an unforgettable and enriching experience, and for us, it represents valuable support. Get in touch with us. We look forward to hearing from you.

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Every toner counts

Collect empty toner cartridges and let us pick them up and recycle them. By doing so you not only protect the environment, but also help families in need.

Every toner countsLearn more (page in German)

Donations for emergency and disaster aid

Every year, the SRC provides emergency humanitarian aid around the world. As a company, you can support us with a donation. We can help you set up a donation campaign for employees, for example. In return, the company usually matches or rounds up employee donations.

What sets us apart

We offer:

  • careful, targeted use of funds, transparent reporting and tax-deductible donations

  • being a part of the world’s largest humanitarian movement and partner for implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)

  • contact for companies in Switzerland with a national presence, liaising with cantonal associations and/or rescue organizations

  • account management with a dedicated contact and global account management for all Swiss companies for the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

  • financial reporting standard: Swiss GAAP FER

  • certifications: Zewo, Swiss NPO Code

Organisation and tasks of the SRC

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