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Recycle for us

Do your bit for the environment while helping us at the same time. Recycle ink cartridges or donate your unwanted clothes, books and other items to one of our shops.

Every donation makes a difference – our charity shops have raised millions of pounds in sales to help people in crisis.

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Donate to our charity shops

Time to clear out that closet? De-clutter and take your unwanted clothes, books, music, homeware and toys to your local Red Cross charity shop.

Mobile phone recycling

Don't throw it away! Donate your old mobile phone to the Red Cross, regardless of its age or condition, and you could raise money for our work.

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Recycle Epson laser toner cartridges

We have a partnership with Epson, who will donate £1 for every used laser toner cartridge that businesses send back to them for recycling.

Red Cross volunteers unload relief from a boat and hand it to waiting families in Myanmar

Inkjet cartridge recycling

Recycle your Lexmark, Hewlett Packard or Dell inkjet cartridges and we'll receive £1.


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Our life-saving work depends on people like you.

Red Cross Week

Man poses in a jumpsuitDid you know the Red Cross has its very own day? It's on 8 May and we celebrate it each year with a whole week of fundraising.

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Request fundraising materials

Want posters, invitations, sponsorship forms and more? Register your event to download fundraising materials.

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