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Get involved and make a difference

There are many ways in which you can support The Hospice of St Francis, from donating your spare coins to taking on the challenge of a lifetime, supporting our events or even holding one of your own.

We are a local charity who rely on the support of our community to keep our services open for patients and their families.

Take a look below to see the many ways in which you can support us.

Take Part

You could participate in one of the many and varied events that we organise such as our Midnight Walk, Bubble Rush, Mud Pack or Santa Dash. Check our Events Calendar to see all the upcoming activities you could take part in.

Do Your Own Thing

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From coffee mornings to skydives, discos to duathlons, there are literally thousands of ways of raising money for The Hospice of St Francis.

Or perhaps you’ve already chosen your own challenge? Are you running a marathon or a 5K race? Climbing a mountain? Stopping smoking? Organising a quiz? Trekking somewhere exciting? Perhaps you could share your hard work and success with us! 

We’ll provide all the support you need and will be cheering you on, whatever the challenge you choose for yourself!

For support in planning your event please call our fundraising team on 01442 869 555 or e-mail

Click here to take a look at some of our Fundraisers' Inspirational Stories

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Is there a space in your home or business for one of our collecting tubs? Your small change could make a big difference.

You can also make every penny count by popping your spare change into one of our home collection boxes.

Click here to find out more

Corporate Support


There are many ways in which your company could support our work.

Why not join our Corporate Partner Network, sponsor one of our events or make The Hospice of St Francis your charity of the year.

Click here to find out more about what your company could do

Giving in Memory

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In times of great sadness, making a donation to charity to celebrate someone’s life can be a real comfort.  

Your gesture will enable us to continue to provide our invaluable services to many more families who need us.

Click here to find out more about In Memory Giving 

Giving in Celebration

Celebration card - BalloonsUse your celebration to help support our patients and their families at a time where they need us most. 

It's the perfect alternative gift for any celebration you have in mind - wedding, anniversary, retirement or birthday.

Asking for donations instead of gifts is an inspiring way for family and friends to mark your special occasion and support your local hospice.

Click here to find out more about Giving in Celebration  

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After taking care of your family and friends, you may want to think about leaving a gift to the Hospice in your Will. 

There is no obligation to do so but all legacies are very important to us and will provide essential funding for our future.

With your help, the Hospice can continue to help people with life-limiting illness who will receive our nursing and bereavement care. 

Click here to find out more about Leaving a Legacy Gift

Join the Hospice Lottery

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One way to support The Hospice of St Francis is to play The Hospice Lottery, run by The Hospice Lottery Partnership.  

The Hospice Lottery raises substantial funds for six hospice partners including The Hospice of St Francis, Rennie Grove Hospice Care, Michael Sobel Hospice, Florence Nightingale and South Bucks Hospice, supporting the vital care that we all provide.  

Click here to find out more about the Hospice Lottery Partnership

Give us Your Time

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We are always looking to find skilled and willing volunteers to help with various volunteering opportunities that support the wider work of The Hospice of St Francis and enable us to deliver excellent services to all.  

Click here for more information about our Volunteering Opportunities

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