Donating is one of the quickest and easiest ways to help support Age UK Medway, which is why we've made it as easy as possible.
with everything from direct donations, to donations while you shop online it's even easier to support Age UK Medway, and if you gift aid your donation we can do even more with your donation! As well as giving your unwanted items directly to us you can also give to us when you shop online at your favourite stores. So no matter whether your shopping for your latest gift or your just doing your weekly shop you can support us at any time.
These donation methods along with legacies and our 200 club are just some of the ways in which you can directly support Age UK Medway. To find out more about each of these methods simply click on one of the plus symbols below, to find out what method suits you.
As well as the various donation options you can also support Age UK Medway through the donation of your time, by donating your time and volunteering with Age UK Medway you can make a difference to the lives of the older people of Medway. You can become a befriender and work directly with clients who may need a chat. Or you could volunteer at one of our day centres assisting clients on a daily basis, and even on day trips with our clients and members. If you'd like to get even more involved then why not take a look at our Job opportunities page where you can find out about and download application packs for your latest Job Roles.
Gift Aiding Your Donation
Donations of any size are always welcome and if you are a UK taxpayer, we can make your donation go even further using Gift Aid.
Using Gift Aid means that for every £1 you give we can claim an extra 25p from HM Revenue & Customs. To add Gift Aid to your donation you will need to complete our Gift Aid form which you can download here or call us on 01634 572616 to receive one by post.
Every penny really does count thank you very much for whatever support you feel you can give.
Give As You Live
Give as you live is a fantastic way to support Age UK Medway and best of all it won't cost you a penny! The only difference you have to make is to visit Give as you live before you start shopping, but even this can be made into a simple task by saving our charity homepage as a bookmark.
Give as you Live is a shopping and price comparison website with a heart. You can shop for products from thousands of leading online retailers; use our price comparison tool to ensure you get the best price and even save money by using the exclusive offers and deals available on our site.
So why not start supporting Age UK Medway while you do your weekly shop, or while you buy your significant other a gift, you can even support us while you buy yourself that new watch you've been looking at. Start shopping now at https://www.everyclick.com/age-uk-medway
The 200 Club
Cost of membership of the club is £10 a year and half of the money goes towards the work of Age UK Medway. The other half allows us to hold a monthly draw with a prizes of £25 and £15 from March to January with a super draw in February with larger prizes. The draw is held in The Mackenney Centre, Gillingham.
If you, your friends or family would like to join please download the membership application below, or contact Jackie Williams on 01634 380195.
Completed forms should be returned to:
The Secretary, 200 Club, Age UK Medway, The Mackenney Centre, Woodlands Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 2BX
Virgin Money Giving
The easiest way to do this is through the virgin money giving, an online service that enables you to specify a donation amount of your choice that comes directly to Age UK Medway. Virgin money giving also offers you the choice to set up regular monthly donations so that you can continue to support your community as easily as possible.
Your donation will then be used to support all of our services, for example our information and advice service that offers completely free and impartial advice, as well as assisting with benefit's claims. This ensures that the residents of Medway are getting what they're entitled to enabling them to pay for their care and support needs.
To donate through virgin money giving click on the icon below.