West of England

Development Programme

0300 111 2340

Free membership and online fundraising training

for local charities and community groups operating in Bristol or Frome. 

Please note, all spaces in Bath have now been allocated.

Operating in Bristol or Frome? Find out more

Contact James, our regional development manager for more information about how the programme works, assistance with setting up a page and accessing £250 of match funding for your group.  


Tel: 07714 742 671

From individuals securing sponsorship to crowd-funded community projects, we provide a full suite of fundraising pages to help you raise more online.

Automated Gift Aid

Join for free and benefit from:

In-depth reporting

James is on hand to help, support and advise you with your online fundraising needs. For technical or other queries you can also contact our help desk on 0300 111 2340.

Detailed finance and marketing reports provide the data you need to effectively engage with supporters, cultivate long-term relationships and secure regular donations.

Gift Aid

£250 of match funding

One-to-one support

Donations are processed safely and securely through accredited payment providers, with funds automatically transferred into your bank account.

100% secure donations

We process the Gift Aid so you don’t have to, even if your group is not registered with the Charity Commission! Gift Aid is automatically transferred to your account. 

Easy online fundraising

Your group will have access to £250 of ring-fenced match funding! Additionally you will be able to take part in our national match funding campaigns to increase the value of your donations.  

We have a local / regional management committee and a UK bank account

We operate in Bath and North East Somerset, Bristol or Frome

If you can answer YES to the following questions, then please continue and register your group!


Is your group eligible?


Our charitable aims are not solely for the advancement of religion or party politics


You can find more information about our eligibility criteria here.

We operate on local / regional community initiatives and are not a national charity


"It's really easy to sign up to Localgiving and our membership has meant we've been able to claim £2,000 of Gift Aid this year. That's extra money that can be spent on helping more families in B&NES." – Jimmy Deane, Sporting Family Change

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