Donate when you shop online

By selling items on eBay you can now donate a percentage or all of the sale to making a difference in the lives of children and young people, thanks to our partnership with MissionFish. You can also donate when you shop online with Traidcraft and Give As You Live. 


girl listening to headphonesIf you're an eBay user donating couldn't be easier. Our partnership with eBay has allowed users to donate through buying and selling a variety of items.

How to use eBay to donate

Online shoppers can visit The Children's Society eBay shop and purchase items ranging from the everyday to the extraordinary. The money we receive goes towards helping the disadvantaged children we work with.

Through the eBay for Charity programme, sellers can also support us by donating a percentage of each item’s sale price to our charity.

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a couple online shopping Missionfish allows sellers on eBay to donated a percentage of their sales to The Children's Society, securely.

Donate using Missionfish

MissionFish is a really easy way to support us if you are a seller on eBay.

MissionFish allows users a secure and efficient way of donating a percentage of their sales to our charity.

eBay sellers can donate 10%-100% to our charity whenever they sell an item.(there is a £1 minimum donation per listing)

Through our partnership with MissionFish, we have raised over £10,000 for vulnerable children and young people.

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Give as you Live

boy on the computerIf you like shopping online then this is a great way to help us raise funds at no cost to you. Just shop as normal and you will help us!

Here’s how it works

Thousands of brands have signed up to donate a percentage of whatever you spend online. All you need to do is visit our Give as you Live page and click the 'Discover and download' button. You will be prompted to add Give as you Live to your browser.

The site is 100% secure and takes seconds to set up. Once you download Give as you Live you can shop directly with your favourite stores and help us at no cost to you. Now, just continue shopping as normal.

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food on shelvesAs one of the leading suppliers of fair trade products in the UK, Traidcraft is committed to fighting poverty through trade.

Help make a difference

10% of the sale price on all products purchased by The Children’s Society supporters through the Traidcraft shop will go to The Children’s Society*. So please buy your regular fair trade groceries, church refreshments, gifts and cards online and make twice the difference, to the lives of vulnerable children and communities in the UK and the developing world.

See how your money helps

  • £15 could help us make contact with a vulnerable child at risk of exploitation
  • £30 could go towards helping us meet them in a place where they feel comfortable and introduce them to a tailored programme of support
  • £50 could help to provide ongoing support to a child as they take active steps to change their life

*Traidcraft will undertake to give The Children’s Society 10% of the sale price on any item purchased through this joint site from those that are not existing Traidcraft supporters

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