Innovative Derbyshire-based Cosy Direct is the co-sponsor of Safe and Sound throughout January as part of both organisations’ shared values of promoting safety, health and well-being for children and young people.

Cosy Direct particularly promotes a natural, engaged and active childhood by developing and supplying of sustainable nursery and educational equipment worldwide. The family-owned company set up the Cosy Foundation in 2011 to support grassroots childhood projects both in the UK and in developing countries as well as a range of projects to support teachers and other educators.

Cosy gives more than 10% of profits to the Cosy Foundation to support social causes via charities and voluntary groups. The Foundation has donated £300,000 to support more than 80 community projects in this year alone.

Cosy CEO Peter Ellse explained: “We are delighted to be supporting Safe and Sound as part of their 20th anniversary year.

“Having recently celebrated our own ten-year anniversary, we are proud to be a young global business connecting with like-minds in 25 countries and with a 100 strong team of people. We believe in grassroots partnerships and our support for Safe and Sound – particularly their youth activities provision – reflects our goal is to get children outside and active to enjoy a natural childhood. With further discussions underway on how we can work together even more proactively in the future, we applaud Safe and Sound for the work they do to transform the lives of children, young people and their families and wish them continued success in our local communities.”

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