One-off donation to the FCT
You can donate by cheque, online or through the internet banking. A donation form with a gift aid declaration can be found here.
Donate via BT MyDonate
Our prefered method, as it’s completely free.
Donate via PayPal
Donate or Fundraise via Virgin Money Giving
Donate by cheque or bank transfer
or contact Denny Wise.
Gift Aid – make your money go further!
Please fill out one of our Gift Aid Forms these can be obtained from here, Gift Aid means that for every £1 you give, we currently receive 25p from the Inland Revenue helping your donation go further.
Completed forms should be sent to
Forces Children’s Trust,
65 Shawley Way
You can donate directly from your payroll. As this is taken from your gross pay, for every £1 you recieve you only pay 80p or 60p depending on your tax rate!
Leave a Gift in Your Will
This has become one of the most popular ways of supporting the Forces Children’s Trust. If you are unable to make a donation now, you may prefer to include a bequest to the Forces Children’s Trust in your will. All donors who have included a gift to the Forces Children’s Trust are invited to become an Honourary member of the Denny Wise 2004 Society, named in honour of the original donations from our Founder. Members of the Society enjoy an annual luncheon and exclusive events. For more information please contact the FCT Office
Regular Gifts to the FCT
A standing order form can be found here.
Sponsor a child
You can sponsor and individual child/children as a single donor or part of a consortium. This child may have special educational needs or other problems that relate to the loss of their parent, we will be happy to keep you updated on their progress. Please contact the FCT Office for more information.
You may be able to reduce significantly the amount of income tax and capital gains tax you pay if you choose to donate shares or securities to the Forces Children’s Trust. Currently, this means that shares donated to the Forces Children’s Trust atract income tax relief of 100% of their present market value. In addition the donated shares will not incur any capital gains liability. We suggest you speak with your financial advisor for specific advice, or contact the FCT Office for more information.
Other ways to help
If you are unable to make a donation, but would like to support the Forces Children’s Trust by offering a gift of any kind, an auction prize or help with publicity and raising awareness by organising fund raising events, or participating in any other way, please contact the FCT Office.