Make a Donation

Donations to Home-Start Stroud District are always welcome. The charity can only operate on the grants and donations that it receives from local Trusts as well as local statutory organisations. Each year the charity seeks new funding sources in order to sustain its vital work in supporting families.

If you are able to help, direct donations to the charity are most beneficial. Please contact the scheme if you would like to do this.

We have a number of ways you can donate online listed below.

The Big Give  (online donations)
Total Giving   (online donations)
Just Text Giving  (donations through your mobile phone)
Easy Fundraising  and Give As You Live (costs you nothing but we gain when you shop online).

The Big Give

Home-Start Stroud District have also registered with The Big Give

Click on the button below or here to see our charity profile and make a donation.

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Total Giving

Are you the adventurous type? Do you like taking part in sponsored events e.g. marathons? If so, and you would like to raise funds for Home-Start Stroud District then you can set up your own page on Total Giving to publicise yourself and your event and collect sponsorships for our charity.




Text donations are brought to you by JustGiving’s partnership with Vodafone. Thanks to Vodafone, there is no fee and 100% of text donations goes to your charity. It’s a massive commitment to the third sector and JustGiving is proud have forged this exciting and unique partnership.

Send a message to 70070, which includes your JustTextGiving code ie HSSD11 and the amount they want to give (£1, £2, £3, £4, £5 or £10).

You will receive a text message receipt, and the chance to add Gift Aid (by filling in a web form or by text message).

Text 70070 e.g. HSSD11 £10



Shop Online and Raise Money for Home-Start Stroud District!

Have you heard about easyfundraising  yet? It’s the easiest way to help raise money for Home-Start Stroud District! If you already shop online with retailers such as Amazon, M&S, Argos, John Lewis, Comet, Vodafone, eBay, Boden and, then we need you to sign up for free to raise money while you shop!

So how does it work?

You shop directly with the retailer as you would normally, but if you sign up to our account for free and use the links on the easyfundraising site to take you to the retailer, then a percentage of whatever you spend comes directly to us at no extra cost to yourself.

How much can you raise?

Spend £100 with M&S online or Amazon and you raise £2.50 for us. £100 with WH Smith puts £2.00 in our pocket and so on. There’s over 2,000 retailers on their site, and some of the donations can be as much as 15% of your purchase.

Save money too!

easyfundraising is FREE to use plus you’ll get access to hundreds of exclusive discounts and voucher codes, so not only will you be helping us, you’ll be saving money yourself.

Sign up and start making a difference…simply by shopping. Click on the image below.


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