Challenge events and cancellations – we understand that a number events are being postponed or cancelled due to COVID – 19. If you are committed to an event and would like to talk us about them, reschedule or need support notifying your supporters via social media, please contact us on [email protected]

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:

Fundraise as you shop

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

Give As You Live  - Why register?

  • Fundraise for Adoption UK when you shop online and raise free donations simply by using this free and easy way to raise more funds for Adoption UK, by shopping online.
  • Join for free today and start raising when you shop at over 4,400 stores.
  • Click on a store you want to shop with and you’ll be directed to the store's website where you can continue to shop as normal. Your purchase will automatically generate free funds for Adoption UK!
  • From holidays and travel, to clothing and gifts, you can raise hundreds of pounds from all your online purchases. Grab your cape and join our other Giving Heroes...
                     Click either image to go to Adoption UK's Give as you live page.

  • Get Cozy, Get Kind: raise FREE funds for us when you download home entertainment. Click the image  to find our more and donate.

  • Supporters, volunteers and the vulnerable can now purchase pre-loaded grocery cards for supermarkets including Morrisons, ASDA, Waitrose & Partners, Tesco and Marks & Spencer, making essential supermarket shopping safer for everyone during lockdown. Click the image above to find out more. 

Amazon Smile                                  

What is AmazonSmile?
amazon smile logoAmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Adoption UK every time you shop, at no cost to you! When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5% of the net purchase price to us here at Adoption UK! Simply go to from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. On your first visit you will need to select Adoption UK as your chosen charitable organisation.

If you add as a bookmark it will make it even easier to return and start your shopping which will result in a donation to Adoption UK!

*Please note: A browser extension called Smilematic redirects to automatically whenever you shop at Amazon in case you forget to type it in. Smilematic for Chrome automatically redirects links that would normally go to Amazon to AmazonSmile.

This ensures that your favourite charity, is able to maximize their donations, without any hassle to you! Here's the tool:

EasyFundraising – Why register?

  • It's 100% free to use
  • You can raise money for Adoption UK every time you shop online
  • Donations are available through 3,800+ online brands and retailers
  • Download their helpful Donation Reminder and mobile app so that you never forget to collect a free donation! 

ebay for Charity

You can generate donations from a whole host of online retailers by simply registering with any of the services listed below. You'll be able to support Adoption UK, at no extra cost to you, just by simply making your online purchases via one of these three ways.

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Give as you Recycle

Have you an old mobile phone or inkjet cartridge or Car to scrap? Donate your old or unwanted items to Adoption UK and you'll be raising vital funds to support families in building a brighter future for society’s most vulnerable children.

Here’s how
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.

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Fundraise as you celebrate

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Support Adoption UK at your special occasion and help us support those families in building a brighter future for society’s most vulnerable children. Birthdays, baptisms, naming ceremonies, weddings, anniversaries, retirements or Christmas, why not make your special occasion an opportunity to raise funds for us? You could ask for donations instead of gifts or sending cards or simply hold a collection at the event.

Why not set up your own fundraising page? Click here it’s as easy as 1,2,3

Has your car come to the end of the road?

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

Leave a legacy

will 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.

The greatest legacy you can leave future generations is a gift in your will to Adoption UK

Why not make a lasting gift to support our work in helping families build a brighter future for society’s most vulnerable children. Find out more about the benefits of giving with a legacy.

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