Ladies laughingFundraising activities are a fun way of making a donation. You may like to organise an event, anything from a coffee morning to a sponsored event. As an independent local charity we rely heavily on the goodwill and support of local people.

This means we always value any contribution made from fundraising activities and events.

For inspiration on how you can raise money for Age UK Bristol, download our fundraising pack for tips and ideas.

Fundraising Pack

Shop online and raise funds for Age UK Bristol

easyfundraising is a shopping directory listing some of your favourite online stores. Just use the links on the easyfundraising site whenever you shop online and, at no extra cost to you, we'll receive a free donation of up to 15% from every purchase you make.

It really is that simple!

It's completely free to register and you won't pay a penny more for your shopping when you use the easyfundraising site.

In fact you can even save money as many retailers offer discounts, special offers and even 'e-vouchers' exclusive to easyfundraising.

If you shop online anyway then why not raise valuable extra funds for us by using this fantastic scheme. All you need to do is visit the easyfundraising website and when you register, select Age UK Bristol as the organisation you wish to support.

Visit the easyfundraising website

Search the web and raise funds for Age UK Bristol

You can also raise funds when you search the web with easysearch, a search engine with a difference!

When you search the web with easysearch, you'll raise funds for us with every search you make! Just like easyfundraising, it's completely free to use and if you make just 10 searches a day, you could raise £20 - £25 a year or more for us, just by switching to easysearch.

What's more, easysearch is a 'super' search engine that combines the strengths of several search providers together - Yahoo!, MSN Live Search, and many more. easysearch tracks down the most relevant and accurate results from across the web, which means you'll find what you're looking for quickly and easily every time - all in one easy search.

Check out our unique easysearch page and use it everytime you use the web

Fundraise with Virgin Money Giving

Age UK Bristol has teamed up with Virgin Money Giving, the UK's leading online fundraising website. Virgin Money Giving reclaims Gift Aid automatically and pays donations to us directly at the end of every week. The site is 100% secure.

Why not create a fundraising page on Virgin Money Giving Fundraising pages are just like paper sponsorship forms, except they're online, so people do not have to spend time collecting cash and cheques.

Just personalise your page with a photo and message and email the web address to all your contacts. Then your friends, family, colleagues and anyone else can make a donation through your page from anywhere in the world!

Visit our Virgin Money Giving site

A fundraising page can be created for absolutely anything.

People get sponsored to:

  • Run
  • Swim
  • Cycle
  • Get fit
  • Grow a moustache
  • Have their head shaved

You can even create a page in memory of someone or instead of wedding gifts. The only limit is your imagination!


Georgina Bentley

Georgina Bentley, climbed Snowdon (the hard route!) for Age UK Bristol

Doing something outside your comfort zone gives you such a great sense of achievement and it really does pick up the spirits.


It feels even more worthwhile and rewarding knowing that by raising money for a charity someone else will also benefit. I would recommend it to anyone!