Our Sponsors

We are most grateful to all our private and commercial sponsors, their continued support is extremely valuable to us.

Please consider becoming a corporate sponsor of Bees for Development Trust by setting up an annual direct debit of £500 or more. Click here to download a paper version (pdf) of the direct debit donation form.

British Wax Refining Co. Ltd

The British Wax Refining Co. Ltd are a Corporate Sponsor providing general support to the Bees for Development Trust. This generosity is greatly contributing to our work supporting people in developing countries.

Honey & Herbs N.Z. Ltd

Honey & Herbs N.Z. Ltd are generously giving donations from the sale of their Apicare products.

Panta Rhea Foundation

Panta Rhea Foundation, USA has provided vital funding since 2008 that has enabled the Bees for Development's Information Service to continue.

Rowse Family Trust

We thank Richard Rowse and Brian Butcher of Rowse Family Trust for funding for our African honey trade work in Uganda in 2006 and 2009, and supporting Bees for Development's African Beekeeping Information Portal.

Simply Manuka

Simply Manuka are generously giving donations from the sale of their Apicare products.

Synchronicity Foundation

The Synchronicity Foundation has provided steadfast support to Bees for Development Trust since 2004, that has helped us to continue work through some very tough periods.

Thorne (Beehives) Ltd

Gill and Paul Smith, Directors of E H Thorne (Beehives) Ltd have provided stalwart support in many different ways over the years, especially by running the sponsored honey label scheme, and assisting us with the logistics involved in participating in Congresses and Conferences worldwide.  Paul Smith has served as Chair of Bees for Development Trust since 2005.

Vita (Europe) Ltd

We are most grateful to Vita (Europe) Ltd for their help over many years, and especially in supporting the publication of Bees for Development Trust materials, and sponsoring Trust events at conferences.

We acknowledge also all the many individuals, beekeeping associations, groups and companies who are supporting us. We thank everyone who has helped in raising funds - all the many runners, swimmers, bag-packers, speakers, wedding gifts, birthday gifts, anniversaries.  Sincere thanks to you all - this has made our work possible.  There is so much more we can do to support bees and beekeepers.

We need more sponsors for the many acitivities that we are planning: please contact us if you can help.