The simplest way to donate to Greenwich Mencap is by making an SMS donation, and thanks to Just Giving, we will receive 100% of your donation.
How to make a text message donation
Text GMEN33£10 to 70070 to donate £10. The amount donated, plus your standard network charge, will be added to your mobile phone bill. You can donate a maximum of £30 by SMS in any month (e.g. three text donations of £10).
Shortly after you have sent the donation text using the details above, you will will receive a confirmation text message with details of your donation. If you do not receive a confirmation message, your donation was not successful and you will not be charged. If this happens, please contact your mobile phone network provider for help.
Your donation is also Gift Aid eligible, so we can claim more at no extra cost to you. After you send a donation via text, you'll receive a response confirming your donation and providing you with the opportunity to add Gift Aid to your donation. The message you receive will include a link to a web page where you can provide your details to enable us to collect Gift Aid on your behalf. Just confirm that you are a UK taxpayer in accordance with the requirements of the Gift Aid scheme.
Who provides this service?
The JustTextGiving text donation service is provided by JustGiving, who do not currently charge charities or donors for the service.
What does it cost?
In addition to the £10 donation, you'll be charged your standard network rate. Please refer to your tariff or contact your mobile phone network provider for more information. Please obtain the bill payer's permission before making a text donation.
Text donations may be refunded in certain circumstances (such as where the donation was sent from your mobile phone by mistake or without your permission) at the absolute discretion of your mobile phone operator. If you have any concerns about an item on your phone bill or wish to request a refund, please contact your mobile phone network provider.