Corporate champions Tessell8 tessell8.eu/giving Tessell8 are a creative publishing technology and logistics organisation that support marketeers and trainers in the secondary and tertiary publishing arena. They develop cloud based solutions that streamline and automate this typically transaction-heavy space. Alongside this they deliver face to face project management and delivery for complex marketing needs. “From our first day trading we committed to give 10% of our operating profit to local and global charities that radically change lives. We want to support the exceptionally important work of the TVAA as it is a local charity that radically changes lives. We had first-hand experience of this only a few days ago when the team were called out to a cyclist that had collapsed just in front of our team while on a charitable ride.” Allianz – Milton Keynes Officeallianz.co.uk Employees from Allianz UK have set themselves the target of raising over £1million for their charity partner, the Association of Air Ambulances Charity (AAAC). This partnership will initially last three years with each Allianz branch organising fundraising activities at a local level to support their regional air ambulance service. TVAA is engaged with the Allianz Milton Keynes office and we are thrilled with how the staff are positively engaging with the Charity and helping to raise funds. Grant Thornton – Milton Keynes Officegrantthornton.co.uk The Milton Keynes office of financial and business advisors, Grant Thornton, has chosen us as their charity partner for 2016 with a fundraising target of £6,000. One of the firm’s employees has had first-hand experience of the valuable service we provide when he collapsed as a result of a life-long heart condition.The Grant Thornton team will be raising money for us through a series of fundraising initiatives, including cake sales and other office activities, with plans for a bigger event such as a skydive. Big Wipes bigwipes.com "Thames Valley Air Ambulance does an incredible job, but it needs the community's generosity to save lives," says Nigel Dibbo, Managing Director of Big Wipes. "That's why we at Big Wipes set ourselves the fun challenge of cycling those 185 miles and we are very grateful for all the kind-hearted sponsorship, which will make a big difference to TVAA." West Berkshire Council – Newbury westberks.gov.uk Quentin Webb, Chairman of West Berkshire Council has proudly chosen TVAA as his charity of the year. He said “I selected TVAA because of the life-saving capability and technical innovations introduced by the Charity, including night flying. The Charity are at the forefront of the very best and advanced emergency aid in the Country.” Pitmans – Reading Office pitmans.com Pitmans LLP, have chosen us as their Charity of the Year 2016 by popular vote. Pitmans have told us they are delighted to be supporting us for the second time!