We have strong partnerships that allow us to deliver a life changing service to women across West Yorkshire.

From fundraising events to clothing drives, being a chosen charity is a great way for business’ and individuals to donate money, time and clothing to a charity helping women in need.

We work with a wide range of organisations  who regularly support Smart Works Leeds with financial donations, CSR volunteer days, clothing drives and fundraising events.

Thank you to all our supporters.

Key supporters

These are some of the organisations who support Smart Works Leeds through partnerships and fundraising initiatives.


Burberry – Following hosting our Smart Works Leeds launch event at their offices, Burberry have continued to be a an integral partner, entering teams into our cycling challenge; Cycle for Smart Works, fundraising in the office and donating clothing stock.

Bowman Riley

Bowman Riley – We were so thrilled when Bowman Riley came on board as a founding partner of Smart Works Leeds, supporting us pro bono with the interior design, space planning and the role of principal designer on our new premises within Mabgate Mills, and continuing to support us with staff fundraising and clothing drives.

John Lewis Leeds

John Lewis – John Lewis Leeds branch continue to support Smart Works Leeds through staff clothing drives and shopping events, we are so grateful for their ongoing commitment.

Are you interested in partnering with Smart Works Leeds?

With even more unemployed women requiring our services, we would like to work with new partners to help us grow and double the number of women we can reach both in terms of volume and geographic reach across the region. 

Please contact our Fundraising and Partnerships Manager – Kathryn Matthews for more information.

The Smart Works Leeds Collective 


The Smart Works Leeds Collective is a special network made up of local businesses and individuals who want to support unemployed women across Yorkshire into work and who have chosen to donate or fundraise £1,000 for Smart Works Leeds, with our support, during one calendar year.

By joining the Collective you will receive access to a range of special membership benefits including preview hours at our fashion sales, a logo for your website and comms, stories for your employees and your logo on display at our Centre.

To find out more or to join download an information pack here.  Or email kathryn.matthews@smartworks.org.uk.


Current Members

We are so grateful to the current 2021 members of the Smart Works Leeds Collective:

Caroline Dale

Mary Weir

A Tidy Mind

International Personal Finance