Partner with us this Christmas

Can your company help us bring hope to people in Galway who need it most this Christmas?

Your company can make a real difference for many in our community this Christmas

Christmas can be challenging for many of the people we support across COPE Galway homeless, domestic abuse and senior support services.

Every Christmas, we partner with Galway companies to provide vital support and bring hope where it is needed most.

Whether it is volunteering, sponsorship, Christmas hampers or other donations – your generosity will provide essential support to hundreds of children, families, single people and older adults.

Find out how you company can support our work in the community this Christmas – email or select one of the festive opportunities below.

Ways your company can get involved

Hold a Christmas Jumper Day

Get festive for good. Put on your funniest, cutest, and ugliest Christmas jumpers and raise funds for COPE Galway.

Fill Christmas Hampers

Collect and donate food, gifts, toiletries and other items for food hampers for hundreds of families and individuals in our services.

Christmas Swim Team

Get a work team and brave the cold together so others don’t have to. Take part in the Christmas Swim any day from 20-26 December.

Volunteer Opportunities

Every year volunteer teams from Galway companies donate their time to help out with Christmas appeal and campaigns. From packing and delivering Christmas hampers, wrapping and tagging gifts, collections, events and more.

We are looking for Christmas hamper volunteers teams – teams of 5-6 people for a 3 hour shift, and volunteers to do 2-hour shifts at the COPE Galway Christmas market stall (16-22 December 2022).

If you are interested in having your team volunteer with us this Christmas, please email

Sponsor the Christmas Swim

The COPE Galway Christmas Swim has a 33 year legacy in Galway, involves thousands of swimmers and supporters, as well many more through awareness and coverage. Our event sponsors help cover event costs which means more fundraising and donation income goes towards providing vital services.

Donate €2,000 to become a key sponsor of this iconic Galway event.

For details about our Christmas Swim sponsorship package and publicity offer, email

Company Christmas Gifts

Your company can support people across our homeless, domestic abuse and senior support services this Christmas by buying a COPE Galway Christmas gift.