Engage your Staff

Partnering with The Big Issue Group offers your stakeholders access to exciting volunteering, team-building and mentoring opportunities. Our team will help you to fundraise creatively and engage in inspiring opportunities, to show you the impact your support can bring.


The Big Challenge Days

Vendor Days see your staff try their hand at selling the magazine alongside our vendors as part of a fully facilitated team building session.

Early Stage Venturing

This innovative programme takes the corporate social responsibility tools of employee volunteering and grant funding to a whole new level.

Employee Volunteering

Employee volunteering is a great team-building activity and a great way to get your staff to learn more about The Big Issue.

Big Issue Sleep Out

Corporate Fundraising Events

Challenge your team to sign up to a team running event, take part in a Facebook Challenge, or Sleep Out under the stars

Payroll Giving

Make your payday even more rewarding through a payroll donation. It’s a great way for your staff to give The Big Issue as you earn, with your donations deducted before your tax!

Big Pitch – Vendor Placements

Supports vendors participating to progress towards their personal goals, access employment and training opportunities, and develop their sales skills by hosting a Big Pitch in your workplace. Social barriers are broken down as Big Issue vendors are welcomed inside, viewed as a valued member of a wider team and have an opportunity to develop their skill base. Partners including Network Rail, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Simmons & Simmons, Wellcome Trust and Mondelez have hosted Big Issue vendor.