Corporate Membership Scheme

Friday 4th March 2016

Book an introductory session on Wednesday 9 March at Belfairs Woodland Centre

More than a charity: a working business partnership

Grant Maton, Essex Wildlife Trust’s Corporate Communications Officer, will be at the Trust’s Belfairs Woodland Centre, Leigh-on-Sea, on Wednesday 9 March, to introduce the Trust’s corporate membership scheme to interested local businesses.

The Corporate Membership Scheme celebrates its 25th anniversary this year; more than 480 businesses are currently members. Annual membership of Essex Wildlife Trust’s Corporate Membership scheme starts from £100. Book a free, 20-minute chat with Grant, to find out more about the scheme, which helps hundreds of local businesses to:

  • Gain public recognition
  • Boost their image as a company who invests in their local community
  • Be a 'green' business
  • Attract the best staff and keep them motivated
  • Increase their business networking potential
  • Strengthen contacts with like-minded businesses
  • Gain environmental recognition when tendering for contracts
  • Fulfil Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Policies
  • Gain PR opportunities
  • Hear about the existing 484+ Investors in Wildlife Business Members
  • Hear about Essex Wildlife Trust's 10 Visitor Centres and wildlife conservation work

“This is a very exciting year for our corporate membership scheme,” Grant says. “We are always looking to meet people from like-minded businesses, to talk further and to find out how we can work together to help Essex’s people and wildlife. If anyone is interested, please do pop in to see me for a very informal chat over a tea or coffee.”

Grant will be in the Education Room at Belfairs Woodland Centre (Eastwood Road North, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 4LR) from 12.00-2.00pm on Wednesday 9 March. Please contact him on 07887 763678 or at for further information or to book an appointment.