By partnering with us you will help improve the lives of thousands of people across the north east. 

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World of Work Zones

World of Work Zones

We are looking for organisations that want to develop the workforce of the future. You can sponsor the delivery of skills directly reducing the region's skills gap and have a massive impact on people's lives. 

Work placements can help raise morale of your staff and develop their leadership skills, whilst helping someone lear about industry. 

3G Pitch Sponsorship

3G Pitch Sponsorship

Pitch sponsorship is a great way to increase brand visibility and be seen by thousands of people every week.

Coverage on our social media channels ensures reaching a broad regional audience and proximity to the Stadium of Light allows for your brand to be seen by those attending games during the football. season. 

Friends of the Foundation Boot Wall

Friends of the Foundation Boot Wall

Purchase one of our boot tiles and become a 'Friend of the Foundation' making an individual statement and showing your support.

Your boot will be displayed at the Beacon of Light - the perfect present for any Black Cats fan to show their support, as a memorial to remember loved ones or to celebrate a birthday or special moment. 

£250 + VAT each
Pay in full or in 12 monthly instalments 

73 Steps

73 Steps

The main staircase at the Beacon of Light pays tribute to SAFC's 1973 FA Cup win. 

You could have a step carrying your name or logo to demonstrate your support of the Foundation of Light for the thousands of visitors to see - a great branding opportunity whilst championing the work of the Foundation. 

Prices are subject to duration 
Payments can be split evenly over 24 months

To find out how you could get involved with our work, please contact Clare Wilson on or on 0191 563 4733

Help Us Make a Difference

Every penny we make at the Beacon is given back to the Foundation of Light, to help tackle some of our region's biggest challenges including social isolation, unemployment, food poverty and poor physical and mental health.

Thanks to you, this critical community work can continue.

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