Donations make a percentage of our annual income. No matter how big or small they help to provide support, therapy, counselling to those that require our services. You can donate by text, over the telephone, by post, in person or paying directly into our bank account.
Whether the donation is from you personally or is some money you’ve raised through an event or collected from others, we’re delighted to receive it.
Find out more below and however you choose to donate, remember if you Gift Aid your donation you will add an extra 25% more to Breaking the Silence at no extra cost to you!
Donate over the phone
To make a donation over the phone, or by online transfer, you can talk to our friendly team on 0121 285 2277
Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm
Donate by text
It’s quick and easy to donate to BTSUK via text message and we receive 100% of the donation as there are no admin charges.
Text BTSUK to 70085 to donate £5 to us instantly.
Texts cost £5 plus one standard rate message.
Alternatively, add a preferred donation amount after the text code, such as BTSUK 10 to donate £10, BTSUK 20 to donate £20,
Donate by post
Please send us a completed donation form or a letter with your full name and address.
It’s also useful to mention whether you would like an acknowledgement of the donation (we automatically acknowledge every donation otherwise).
You can make cheques payable to Breaking the Silence (BTSUK) and post to: Breaking the Silence, Aston Cross Business Village, 50 Rocky Lane, Fazeley House, Birmingham. B6 5RQ
Make a gift aid declaration
Did you know that the Gift Aid scheme enables BTSUK reclaim 25p of income tax for every £1 you donate?
For example, a donation of £10 could become £12.50 with Gift Aid; at no extra cost to you.
As long as you have paid the equivalent amount in Income Tax or Capital Gains Tax within the same financial year, you are eligible to add Gift Aid to all of your donations.
Simply complete this Gift Aid Declaration form to instruct us to claim Gift Aid on your donations through the scheme.
Set up a standing order to give regularly
If you would like to donate to BTSUK on a regular basis, you can request a standing order form and return it to the address shown to set up your regular gift.
To request a standing order form please email firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have any queries whilst completing the form, please contact our team on 0121 285 2277.
Give through Amazon Smile
Want to help make a difference while you shop in the Amazon app, at no extra cost to you? Simply follow the instructions below to select Breaking The Silence (Btsuk) as your charity and activate AmazonSmile in the app. Amazon will donate a portion of your eligible mobile app purchases to us.
How it works:
1. Open the Amazon app on your phone
2. Select the main menu (=) & tap on "AmazonSmile" within Programmes & Features
3. Select Breaking The Silence (Btsuk) as your charity
4. Follow the on-screen instructions to activate AmazonSmile in the mobile app