From Facebook fundraisers to opening an affinity account with your bank – there are so many easy ways to support us.
Fundraise using Facebook
Sharing your birthday, retirement, or anniversary with the North West Air Ambulance Charity is a wonderful way to raise funds to support our service. We’d love to share your special day with you and thank you for thinking of us.
By setting up a fundraiser and sharing it with your friends and family you will ensure we’re able to continue flying to save lives so that our patients can be with their loved ones for the moments that matter.
Decide when you’d like your birthday fundraiser to end
If you click next, you’ll be asked to give your fundraiser a title, or Facebook will suggest some titles for you!
You’ll be asked to explain why you’re fundraising. Facebook will suggest something for you which you can adapt, keep or replace
You’ll then be asked to choose the photo you would like to use and simply click ‘Create’
Share your Facebook fundraiser far and wide with your friends and connections. When your fundraiser ends, you don’t have to do anything. The North West Air Ambulance Charity will receive the funds you have raised straight away!
Enjoy your special day.
Make a difference and shop with AmazonSmile to help support our lifesaving service.
What is AmazonSmile?
Amazon Smile is a way Amazon customers can support their favourite charities, like the North West Air Ambulance Charity, and shop all their favourite products – at the same time.
By shopping through AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5 % of the net purchase price of eligible products (excluding VAT, shipping fees, and returns) to charity, at no extra cost to you.
Visit smile.amazon.co.uk and login into your regular Amazon account. Choose the North West Air Ambulance Charity as your charity of choice and start shopping to support our vital service every time you make a purchase.
Our affinity account partnerships have been successful in helping us continue our lifesaving work over the years – at no extra cost to you.
Our building society partners pledge to donate an agreed percentage of the average balance in all of its North West Air Ambulance Charity branded affinity savings accounts. Affinity accounts are an easy way for supporters to raise money for our vital cause without having to spend any money themselves.
Chorley Building Society
Chorley Building Society has gifted over £95,000 to our charity through their affinity accounts since 2010. Julie Goodwin, Business Development Manager at Chorley Building Society, comments: “The Chorley community is doing a fantastic job raising funds for our chosen charity, the North West Air Ambulance Charity, and we are delighted to be supporting the charity’s vital work across the region.”
For further information on opening a Chorley Building Society affinity account, please visit their page here.
Marsden Building Society
Since 2008 the Marsden Building Society has raised £250,000 through their affinity accounts alongside additional fundraising in branches.
For further information on opening a Marsden Building Society affinity account, please visit their page here.
Payroll Giving is a simple and Tax-efficient way for employees to make a charitable donation each payday.
Sometimes known as Give As You Earn or Workplace Giving, it is the easiest way to make a regular donation to the North West Air Ambulance Charity.
Donations are taken pre-tax direct from the donor’s pay, so they don’t pay any tax on it.