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Working together to stop child sexual abuse online

We bring together people, companies, foundations, trusts and individuals, who share our passion for online child protection. We come together to talk and act with one voice, to fight for children online, to influence policy and to be part of the solution.

Learn about the various avenues for collaboration and see how, together, we can forge a future where children are protected from digital harm.

We can promise an exciting and engaging partnership tailored to your values, mission and objectives.

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Types of IWF partnerships

Charitable trust partnerships

Seven brilliant reasons why you should partner with IWF

  1. Demonstrate your commitment to child safety online: By aligning with the IWF, your organisation showcases a strong commitment to the safety of children online. This partnership sends a powerful message to employees, clients, customers, trustees and board members that child safety is a fundamental aspect of your organisational mission.

  2. Meet CSR/ESG objectives: Partnering with the IWF allows your organisation to meet Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) objectives, positioning itself as socially responsible. This collaboration enhances your brand reputation by actively contributing to the protection of children online, demonstrating a commitment to ethical practices.

  3. Dedicated partnership team support: Collaborate with one of the IWF's dedicated Partnership officers who, along with the Communications Team, provide comprehensive support. This ensures that your partnership with the IWF is well-supported and aligns seamlessly with your goals.

  4. Bespoke partnership monthly calendar:  Receive a personalised partnership calendar featuring learning and awareness as well as innovative and motivational fundraising ideas. This calendar helps engage colleagues by suggesting exciting monthly fundraising activities. Consider matching funds raised by your staff to amplify their efforts, fostering a sense of shared accomplishment.

  5. Marketing support for promotional activities: Leverage the expertise of the IWF's marketing team to support and enhance any promotional work related to your partnership. This collaboration ensures effective communication about the partnership, maximising its impact and visibility.

  6. Colleague involvement and charity committee development: The IWF will assist in establishing a charity committee within your organisation and identifying champions. This involvement encourages active participation from colleagues, fostering a sense of collective responsibility towards the cause.

  7. Support award-winning awareness campaigns: Engage with the IWF's award-winning awareness campaigns to actively contribute to the elimination of online child sexual abuse. Participating in these campaigns not only raises awareness but also grants your organisation recognition as a dedicated advocate for online safety.

If your organisation is interested in becoming a partner, please reach out to the IWF Fundraising Team. They are available to address any questions, provide information, and engage in discussions. Contact them via email at [email protected] or by calling +44 (0)1223 20 30 30.

When a company, organisation or trust aligns with us, they are doing far more than just supporting our daily operations; they are publicly declaring their dedication to a safer internet for everyone and stopping online child sexual abuse - for good.

IWF in the News

IWF sounds alarm for young people and parents as sharing of nudes becomes ‘normalised’ in UK schools

IWF sounds alarm for young people and parents as sharing of nudes becomes ‘normalised’ in UK schools

A new national campaign features suggestive images of fruit, while radio ads feature Cunk on Earth star Diane Morgan.

17 June 2024 News
IWF CEO and Hotline Director win at PIER Excellence in Online Protection Awards

IWF CEO and Hotline Director win at PIER Excellence in Online Protection Awards

IWF Chief Executive Susie Hargreaves OBE and Hotline Director Chris Hughes have respectively won awards for inspirational leadership, and for operational impact.

5 June 2024 News
Wizz partners with IWF to fight child sexual abuse on the internet

Wizz partners with IWF to fight child sexual abuse on the internet

Wizz, a social discovery app that allows users from 13 to 24 to meet and chat with people their own age has come on board as a new Member of the Internet Watch Foundation.

23 May 2024 News
Tips for helping children stay safe online

Tips for helping children stay safe online

Tips for helping children stay safe online.

20 May 2024 Blog
Aylo and IWF partnership ‘paves the way’ for adult sites to join war on child sexual abuse online

Aylo and IWF partnership ‘paves the way’ for adult sites to join war on child sexual abuse online

The ‘world first’ standards will help to ‘set and raise’ standards to prevent the upload and distribution of online child sexual abuse imagery.

17 May 2024 News
Biggest telecoms and digital services company in NZ plays its part in securing a safer internet for all

Biggest telecoms and digital services company in NZ plays its part in securing a safer internet for all

Spark joins the Internet Watch Foundation as a Member, helping to keep the internet free from child sexual abuse content.

16 May 2024 News