Please Donate

We rely on voluntary donations to support children and their families following the death of a parent or sibling.

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Regular Giving

Each year over 24,000 children will receive the life-changing news that someone close to them has died. By making a donation today you can help us support bereaved children and young people when they need it most.

To Donate:

Text Donate now: Text WISH11£(amount) to 70070 to support our work with bereaved children and young people.

By Phone:  To make a donation by phone using your card please call our fundraising team on 01242 515157.

By Post: Please download our donation form and send alongside a cheque to the address below. Cheques made payable to ‘Winston’s Wish’. Kindly post to:

17 Royal Crescent, Cheltenham, GL50 3DA

For other ways to donate, please see below. 

Donate to Winston's Wish


We have a variety of types of fundraisers raising money for Winston’s Wish. From mountain climbers to people having a full body wax, we’ve seen it all!

If you want to fundraise for Winston’s Wish, please get in touch with our Community Team at

Cheltenham Community Mile

What your money could buy


could pay for the candles we use at our candlelight ceremony at our residential groups – helping each child to share a special memory about the person who died.


could fund a special memory box for 2 children attending one of our residential groups, helping them to talk about the person who has died and keep their memories alive.


could enable us to provide a family with one of our specialist publications to help understand and support a bereaved child.


could fund four face-to-face sessions for a child and their family with two of our specialist family practitioners – providing support to help deal with their loss.


could cover the cost of a 60 minute call to our Helpline – providing invaluable advice and support to someone concerned about a bereaved child.


could help fund the cost of one of our family meeting rooms for a year.