If you would like to support us but don’t have time to take part in a fundraising activity, event or volunteer, there are a number of ways you can make a difference.

Donate via our website

Whether you choose to make a one-off donation or choose to set up a regular gift, your generous support will help us provide practical and peer-based support to all those caring for adopted children. Visit our secure online donation page today.

Donate by text

To make a donation, text 'ADOPT' to 70085 to donate £3. This costs £3 plus a standard rate message. Alternatively, you can opt to give any whole amount up to £20.


Donors must be over 18 and ask the bill payer's permission before making a donation via text.

Fundraise as you recycle with Recycle for Charity

Send your old mobile phone or inkjet cartridge to Adoption UK and we will receive a cheque for its value.  It's an easy way to make a big difference. Simply search for Adoption UK on the Recycle4Charity website and register to receive your pre-paid envelopes.

Fundraise as you celebrate

Weddings, baptisms, naming ceremonies, birthdays, retirements or anniversaries. Why not make your special occasion an opportunity to raise funds for us? You could ask for donations instead of gifts, or simply hold a collection at the event.

Fundraise as you shop

There are three ways you can support us as you shop online.

ebay for Charity

Whether you are buying or selling you can now donate to Adoption UK through their 'ebay for Charity' scheme. Visit the ebay website for more details on how the scheme works.

You can generate donations from a whole host of online retailers by simply registering with either of the services listed below. You'll be able to support us, at no extra cost to you, by simply making your online purchases: 

  • EasyFundraising 
  • Give As You Live you can raise free donations simply by shopping online using Give as you Live. Shop at over 4,100 leading online stores including Amazon, eBay, Tesco, John Lewis, to name but a few! 

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GiveACar will scrap or sell your old car for your charity of choice...it's as easy as 1,2,3.

Leave a legacy

80 per cent of us will give to charity during our lifetime, but only five per cent will remember a charity in our will. Why not make a lasting gift to support our work? Find out more about the benefits of giving with a legacy.