This Pack outlines the many benefits that are available to businesses and individuals that would like to get involved with and support what we are delivering to the City of Portsmouth.

It also goes on to explain where, as an individual, people can contribute to the many programmes and to become an integral part of the Shaping Portsmouth family.

If you would like to begin a partnership with Shaping Portsmouth, please contact our Head of Partner Development, Samantha McGrath, at

Hovertravel has been involved in Shaping Portsmouth for many years and is proud to be part of its continual development and success. Allowing a company that is passionate about the community, such as Hovertravel, to add its support in a collective and structured way, Shaping gives our company and its team members the opportunity to be involved and meet other organisations and individuals who make Portsmouth the Great City it is. Something we all proud of, and passionate about. 

Neil Chapman, Managing Director

Being an Associate of Shaping Portsmouth has enabled me to build relationships with other like-minded businesses and understand where I can help support the city.
The team are great and always there to guide and collaborate in ways of working and take the time to understand how they can also support me as an individual.

Nicki Crowhurst, HR Consultant

Shaping Portsmouth is a fundamental part of our great City and here at KSM Telecom we are proud to be a Patron and support the organisation in its many fantastic endeavours

Michael J Thornton, Managing Director

“Peter Ashley Activity Centres is a Charity that has developed into a thriving operation with ambitious plans for the next 5-10 years. Being an associate member of the Shaping family has strengthened and supported our corporate engagement within Portsmouth. This in turn enables us to fulfil our mission to become more accessible to all and serve our community” 

Lydia Tarttelin, Events and Outreach Officer

“Being an associate of Shaping Portsmouth brings real benefits to Portsmouth College. It helps to keep us at the heart of the city, gives us links to a range of city businesses, keeps us informed and enables us to get involved in a range of really great projects.
Shaping are a great team who really make a difference. As the community college for the city, we are proud and delighted to be working with them.”

Simon Barrable, Principal