Donate to the British Red Cross
People in crisis need your help. Your donation will change lives.
Donate to our causes
We help people in crisis in the UK and around the world. Support us by donating to a specific appeal or our general fund.
For every £1 you donate
- 73p is spent helping people in crisis. This includes emergency response, refugee support and our international work.
- 16p is spent generating funds and running our shops.
- 11p is spent on support costs – running our organisation.
Red Cross Pup Postcards
Our response teams aren't just humans – sometimes we rely on our canine colleagues too. Sign up to give monthly and you'll receive virtual pup postcards with news of how your donation makes a difference.
Why donate to the Red Cross?
We get the right aid to the right place as quickly as possible. Our teams on the ground provide essentials like food, water, shelter and first aid. Your donation helps those in need, whoever and wherever they are.