Village Aid’s Partners

Village Aid work in partnership with a number of businesses both locally and globally to bring about real change to the communities that need it most in rural Africa.

A partnership with Village Aid is a great way for your business to enhance its reputation and profile whilst at the same time making a real difference to some of the poorest rural communities in West Africa. Working with us offers a rewarding way to demonstrate your ethical credentials to your customers and boost staff morale. We can develop a bespoke partnership that’s tailored to your business, will really resonate with your customers’ interests and fulfill your particular corporate social responsibility objectives.

For local businesses seeking to achieve or maintain their Peak District Environmental Quality Mark, supporting Village Aid can help you to fulfill the People and Communities part of the award.

Who are our current partners?

400dpiLogo (2)The Private Chef Company 

The Private Chef Company is partnered with Village Aid in 2017. The Private
Chef Company and Village Aid have identified that they have common goals and wish to work together, to support Village Aid’s mission to live in a world where people in Africa enjoy a peaceful society, a prosperous economy and a healthy environment.

For every client, The Private Chef Company will be making a donation to Village Aid. Why not book in with Charlie and experience a uniquely bespoke evening with friends and family, whilst ensuring that Village Aid can continue to be there for communities in Africa.

About the Private Chef Company

The Private Chef Company offers contemporary catering, providing
affordable luxury in your own home or business premises. Master chef of Great Britain Charlie Ratcliffe has had over 15 years fine dining experience working in most of the award winning restaurants in Derbyshire, ranging from two rosettes to michelin starred. He is passionate about sourcing his ingredients personally from local suppliers and markets to ensure they are of the highest quality.


Tel: (01246) 291939



Cathy Bower Photography 

Village Aid is Cathy Bower Photography’s partner of the year in 2017.

Not only is Cathy supporting us through a personal donation, but she is shouting about Village Aid to both private and corporate clients and encouraging them to make a donation. Through raising funds and raising our profile within the region, Cathy is enabling us to reach and inspire a wider audience and engage the people of the Peak District in global issues.

About Cathy Bower Photography 

Cathy Bower runs an ethical business with excellent references specialising in family portraiture, weddings and commercial photography. Contemporary and stylish work presented as bespoke art pieces which capture the true spirit of your family, wedding day or your company. Your images will be as individual as you are rather than a series of generic shots and poses.


Tel: 07899 66 68 63


The Servants Quarters

The Servants’ Quarters is a traditional stone built self-catering cottage hidden away in the centre of historic Buxton, Derbyshire. Beautifully renovated, it comfortably sleeps 4 people. Located minutes away from the stunning Pavilion Gardens and famous Opera House it is the perfect retreat from which to enjoy the fabulous spa town of Buxton, Derbyshire in the heart of the Peak District.


Tel: 07749 821 438


Dove Valley Centre

Dove Valley is an award winning farm in the heart of the Peak District. Their eco-friendly converted 18th century barns provide comfortable and stylish self-catering holiday accommodation. They also offer farm visits and a number of events throughout the year.


Tel: (01298) 83282


How can you join us?

To discuss a partnership or find out more please contact us email or call 01629 814 434