There are other ways to help MARINElife besides donating directly. Below are just a few examples of how you can support our work, get creative and have fun finding new and exciting ways to help us raise money!
If you think you have space to display one of our collection boxes at, for example, your place of work, then please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for an information pack. You'd be surprised how quickly spare change can add up and as ever, we are grateful for every contribution made.
We have teamed up with Recycle 4 Charity, a scheme
dedicated to raising funds for charity by recycling old mobile
phones, inkjet and laser/toner cartridges. MARINElife will receive
50% of the recycling value for any mobile phones, £1 for each
original empty inkjet cartridge or up to £5 per empty laser/toner
cartridge kindly donated by your friends, family or
To recycle your items for free and raise funds for MARINElife simply click on this link: Recycle 4 Marinelife.
By doing so you will not only be helping us, but the environment too, by reducing waste and raw materials needed for the manufacture of non-recycled products.
Hold an event/get sponsored
Why not hold a coffee morning in your community or hold a raffle? Or take part in a sponsored bike ride, or even skydive if you dare?!
Get creative and you'll be surprised at all the fantastic and fun ways you can help generate publicity, support and funds for MARINElife! In the past we've had people raise money from stalls in shopping centres, arranging MARINElife as the beneficiary of their local pub quiz, sponsorship of running races or even donation boxes at work!
Ever heard of zorbing? If not, now's your chance to find out... and get sponsored for doing something different!
The Utility Warehouse may save you money on your home phone, mobile phones, broadband, gas and electricity bills and, at the same time, raise money for MARINElife. Telephone 0800 131 3000 and quote B64143 for more information.
Using the internet
- Use Give as you Live to search the web and select MARINElife as your charity: http://www.giveasyoulive.com/join/marinelife
- Shop on Amazon via their Smile site. Just select MARINElife as your chosen charity. You'll enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on amazon.co.uk. The difference is that when customers shop through the URL smile.amazon.co.uk, AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of the net purchase price (excluding VAT, returns and shipping fees) of eligible purchases.
- Easily send e-cards, and donate of the cost of sending greeting cards to your choice of charity: https://www.dontsendmeacard.com/charities/bFzK