Donate to support our vital work with adopted children and their families
By donating towards our work you are helping to find permanent, loving homes for children who are waiting to be adopted, and provide them with the specialist lifelong support that they need once they are.
Whether you decide to make a one-off donation or pledge a monthly gift, any money that you give will go directly towards our vital work with adopted children and their families.
Ways to donate:
Making a donation online is the quickest and easiest way of supporting our work. You can make a one-off or regular donation by clicking here and providing your gift and payment details.
Donate by text
You can also make instant donations by text. This service is provided by Donr and allows you to make donations of up to £20. To make a donation, text CCS and the amount you wish to donate to 70085, e.g. ‘CCS 5’ to donate £5, ‘CCS 10’ to donate £10 etc.
Donate by post
You can also send us a cheque, make a manual card payment, or set up a regular payment through your bank or building society. Please make cheques payable to Clifton Children’s Society or CCS Adoption. To do this please download and complete our donation form and post to:
The Finance Officer, Clifton Children’s Society, 162 Pennywell Road, Easton, Bristol, BS5 0TX
Join our 200 Club
Want to support our work and be in with a chance of winning cash prizes? Join our 200 Club for just £12 per year and be in with a chance of winning up to £35 in our bi-monthly draws, and up to £200 in our Christmas draw. For more information and to apply please see our 200 Club rules and download our 200 Club application form, or contact Jason Tinley, Finance Officer, on: 0117 935 0005 or Jason.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gift Aid – make your donation go further
If you are a UK tax payer your donation will be eligible for Gift Aid. By allowing us to claim Gift Aid on your donation we will able to claim 25p on every £1 you donate from the HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC). So for every £10 you donate we will be able to claim £2.50, at no extra expense to you.
You can give us permission to claim Gift Aid on your donation by providing your contact details and completing and signing the Gift Aid declaration on our donation form and returning this with your donation to the address above. You will also be prompted to claim Gift Aid when you make an online donation – this makes such a difference so please tick yes.
Consider a monthly donation
Each year we need to raise over £150,000 to continue our vital work.
A monthly donation of £10 (or what you can manage) will a huge difference to our work, enabling us to continue offering specialist support to adopted children and their families when and for as long as they need it.
If you are an adoptive family and access our support, regular donations are a great way of contributing towards the services you receive, so that they will continue to be available to you and other families like your own.
To set up a regular donation or ask us a question please contact our Fundraising Team on 0117 935 0005. You can also set up a regular donation online or by downloading and completing our donation form.