Kindred supports the families of hundreds of children with complex health care needs every year.  We need your help to keep our services running!
There are lots of ways you can help Kindred to help families:

Run, Walk, Swim, Cycle, Abseil …

Whatever your preferred sport or challenge, there is an event somewhere that is a perfect match for you.  Sign up today and do it for Kindred!

Why support Kindred?

  • It’s great motivation for your training
  • You’ll be making a real difference – the money you raise will help Kindred provide practical and emotional support to families in crisis
  • You’ll be highlighting the good work Kindred does by asking your friends, family and colleagues to support you
  • We’ll send you a Kindred sash or vest to wear on the big day, so everyone can see who you’re supporting
  • You’ll be joining the family of Kindred supporters and we’ll be celebrating your success.

Follow the link to  https://www.justgiving.com/campaigns/charity/kindred/kindred25kappeal to set up your fundraising page or to sponsor someone else participating for Kindred. And please remember that donations from UK taxpayers are eligible for Gift Aid, which adds an extra 25p for every £1 raised.

Challenge Calendar

Shake a can for Kindred

Join our team of movers and shakers collecting funds at concerts. We are planning regular collections throughout the year.  All it takes is a couple of hours and it can make a real difference. Just email [email protected]  and we will let you know what events are coming up.

 

Community Groups

Are you a church member, or do you belong to a gym, sports club, or choir?  We are looking for volunteers to become our Kindred Spirits, encouraging their group to support Kindred’s vital work. We will be happy to send you an information pack, and to come along and tell your group about our work and the impact your fundraising can have.

Love Music Community Choir raised over £900 for Kindred at their concert at the Usher Hall

 

Schools

We’d love to hear from you if your school / your child’s school would like to support us.  Kindred staff will be delighted to come along to talk to pupils and explain the work we do, as well as to hear your plans.  Some popular fundraising activities for schools are:

  • Dances and Discos
  • Concerts and performances
  • Dress Up or Dress Down days
  • Raffles and Auctions
  • Sponsored Walks / Skips / Silences
  • Bake Sales / Bake Offs.

Some recent Kindred fundraising success stories

  • Penicuik High School named us Charity of the Year and raised over £750
  • 10 year old Miriam had her hair cut and raised £114 for Kindred (and she also donated her hair went to the Little Princess Trust for wigs)

 

Please join us!