East Kent Mencap relies on the support of people like you. With your help, we can enable people with a learning disability to achieve the things they want out of life.
There are a number of ways you can support our cause. Here are some frequently asked questions to guide you:
Can I donate to East Kent Mencap right now?
Yes, click here to donate safely and securely via our website and make a difference.
Can I make a donation in cash/cheque?
Yes, cheques can be sent via the address below and we recommend visiting our office to make a cash donation in person.
Can I donate an item?
Yes, raffle, auction and re-sell items. To make a donation, you can visit our main office in Margate, come along to one of our events or call 01843-224482.
Can I donate to a specific cause?
Yes, if you wanted to support a specific area, club or project, we could arrange that. For information about our latest appeal, click here.
Do you claim Gift Aid on donations?
Yes, if you are a UK taxpayer, the value of your gift can be increased by 25% under the Gift Aid scheme at no extra cost to you. This means that if you donate £10.00 this could be worth an extra £2.50 to us, and it doesn't cost you a penny.
Can I donate my time to East Kent Mencap?
Yes, we are always in need volunteer support. For more information about volunteering, click here.
Can my business have a collection tin?
Yes, you can either pick up a tin from our office or we can drop one off at your business premises. For more information about corporate support, click here.
Can I speak to the Fundraising Team?
Yes, we always like to hear about people's ideas. You can contact us via email, or call 01843-224482.
East Kent Mencap, although affiliated to National Mencap is independently registered, governed and self-financed. We ask that donations of any kind be fully marked ‘East Kent Mencap’ to avoid any confusion. East Kent Mencap’s Charity Number is 220798.