7 easy ways to support Rotherham Hospice for free

by | 13 January 2023 | Local Charity, Rotherham

Rotherham Hospice provides care and support to local families experiencing an end-of-life illness. As a charity, the Hospice relies on amazing community support to keep going, but they understand the cost-of-living crisis is making things tough for many people.

Did you know there are ways you can support Rotherham Hospice that don’t cost a penny?

Be a social star!

Help the Hospice reach more supporters by following, liking, commenting and sharing their posts on social media. Look for the Rotherham Hospice red sunflower on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Linked In.
They don’t have a big budget to get the message out there, so by interacting with them on social media you can really help them be seen.

Smile.Amazon

Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase to Rotherham Hospice at no cost to you!
Whatever you’d usually buy off Amazon, shop via Smile.Amazon.co.uk instead, and choose Rotherham Hospice as your cause to fundraise by buying your every-day essentials.

EasyFundraising

Shop many of your favourite online retailers via EasyFundraising.org.uk and in return for using their links while you shop online, they will make a donation to Rotherham Hospice at no cost to you.

Have a clear out

Donate your no-longer-needed clothes, toys and furniture to Hospice charity shops. Got lots to donate? Call the Town Centre shop to arrange a collection on 01709 367802.

GiftAid it

Are you a UK taxpayer? You can Gift Aid donations of belongings, as well as cash. Completing a Gift Aid form in store adds 25% to the value of what you give.

Once the items you donated have sold, you will be told how much they raised. You then confirm that the money can be treated as a Gift Aid donation – paid for by the government, at no cost to you.

Volunteer

Want to learn new skills? Meet new people? Contribute to your community? Volunteering might be for you.
Rotherham Hospice has lots of opportunities, from shop assistant to event volunteer, to gardener and more. Email volunteering@rotherhamhospice.org.uk to find out more.

Make a free will

Rotherham Hospice works with Make a Will Online who make it simple, safe and secure for supporters to make a will and leave a gift to Rotherham Hospice. They even offer a free will writing service to get you started.
Leaving a gift in your will can help the Hospice enormously in future planning and costs you nothing now. Go to www.makeawillonline.co.uk/my-will/charities/rotherhamhospice to find out more.

Why your support matters

Rotherham Hospice cares for families experiencing an end-of-life illness, both physically and emotionally. As a charity, Rotherham Hospice needs to raise £3 million each year to fund vital end-of-life services. They can’t do it without amazing supporters like you.