Donations & Sponsorship

Donations & Sponsorship Are Vital To Our Support Network


We rely on the kind donations and sponsorship from others to continue supporting families who need us. If you are able to make a donation it will be very gratefully received. Please donate in any of the following ways:


If you would like to hold a sponsored event on our behalf, you can do so by using any of the services below. Wonderful is our preference as we receive all of your donation and Gift Aid, but there are others. We love it when people do mad or interesting things to raise money for us, so please let us know what you have planned and we will help where we can with promotional material.

All we ask is … keep it legal, keep it safe. Organised events are always best! is our preferred fundraising platform. It is completely FREE to use, for both us and our fundraisers. There are ZERO card processing fees which means that unlike other platforms we benefit from ALL of your donation and ALL of your Gift Aid contribution.

To make a simple one-off donation or start your own fundraiser:

Full Disclosure

All your questions answered about how Children Are Butterflies is governed, exactly how the kind donations are spent, where they have been spent and exactly how many families around the UK have received assistance.


Virgin Moneygiving

Backed by Virgin Money, start a fundraiser with Virgin Moneygiving. It’s super easy to promote your efforts and collect sponsorship.

(There are no costs to us to use this service but processing fees will reduce your Gift Aid contribution.)

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Fundraise for us using Virgin Money Giving


Facebook Fundraising

Start a Facebook Fundraiser straight from your Facebook timeline, add a donate button to your post, or make a simple donation from our Facebook Page. Or simply click the image below to start …

(There are no costs to us to use this service but processing fees will be added to your payment so that we receive all of the donation.)


One of the best known platforms for fundraising. Start a fundraiser, or set up an “In Memory” page.

(There are no costs to us to use this service but processing fees will reduce your Gift Aid contribution.)

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See what some of our supporters get up to here …

Resources for Supporters

For Promotional and Collection Items At Your Event

For leaflets or posters at your event. For collection boxes and buckets, or to borrow flags or banners.

For Sponsorship Forms

If you need official sponsorship forms for your event, you can download them as a PDF here.

For Printed Tee Shirts

A local supplier can supply you easily with printed tee shirts for you or your team. You can also download our logo to organise your own.

Make A Donation …

By Cheque or Cash

Donations can be made in person or by mail to:

Children Are Butterflies,
(c/o Hollowells)
148-150 Beech Avenue,
Northampton NN3 2JN

Please make cheques payable to Children Are Butterflies. We would never recommend sending cash by mail. If you are making a donation in memory of somebody, please include this information. Please include your name and address if you require a receipt.



Children Are Butterflies are recognised as a charity by The Charity Commission with number 1180509

By Card

Completely FREE and ZERO fees. We receive ALL of your donation and ALL of your Gift Aid contribution.

PayPal does give you the option to set up a monthly direct debit, but for card payments they will deduct a processing fee from your donation.

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