Other ways to give
Other ways you can support the British Red Cross
Can I donate through eBay?
Sellers on eBay can donate some of their sales to the British Red Cross.
You can also buy items from sellers who support our work.
Making a charity donation when selling on eBay is easy. Read eBay's advice on selling to benefit a charity for more details.
Can I donate using PayPal?
Can I recycle for the British Red Cross?
There are many ways to recycle and support our work:
Any mobile phone can be recycled. Even damaged and broken phones are accepted. We get up to 50% of its market value.
To donate an old mobile phone:
- Visit a British Red Cross shop to recycle your phones
- Register with Recycle4Charity. You’ll be given details on how to donate old mobile phones.
Inkjet printer cartridges
We recycle Dell, Lexmark, Canon, Samsung, Neopost and Hewlett Packard printer inkjet cartridges.
We get £1 for every cartridge you recycle.
Register with Recycle4Charity to request a Freepost recycling bag.
Offices, schools and universities
Got over 50 inkjet cartridges and/or mobile phones to recycle? Request a collection box from Recycle4Charity.
What's the best way to donate loose change?
Use a Coinstar machine. These can be found in many supermarkets and shopping centres.
I'm getting married. Can I donate money to the British Red Cross instead of having a wedding list?
You can set up a wedding celebration page using JustGiving.
At JustGiving you can also set up fundraising pages for other life events. This includes birthdays and anniversaries.