How to donate
We are extremely grateful for the dedication and support of those who donate to Anchor House each year. Without their generosity we would not be able to help as many people as we do.
If you would like to donate to Anchor House, you can do so via any of the options listed below.
If you are a UK taxpayer, please remember to Gift Aid your donation. This allows Anchor House to increase the value of your donation by reclaiming the base-rate of tax, currently 20%.
Please download a Donation Form here. (pdf)
Alternatively, you can call us on 020 7476 6062 at any time to make a card payment.
By cheque or postal order
Please make your cheque or postal order payable to Anchor House, and post to:
Anchor House, 81 Barking Road, Canning Town, London E16 4HB
By text giving
You can text HOPE to 70300 to give a one-off donation of £3. Or if you want to make a regular contribution you can text ROOM to 70300 to give £3 each month.
Donations will be deducted from your mobile phone account and costs £3 plus your standard network rate for one text message. Anchor House will receive 100% of the donation. Regular donors may unsubscribe at any time by texting STOP to 70300 or SKIP to skip a monthly payment.
By leaving a Gift
Investing in Anchor House by leaving a gift in your will is another way you can make a vital difference to the lives of the people we work with.
Leaving a gift in your will is actually very straight forward. All the information you need from us (to pass on to your solicitor) is our address and charity number (below).
81 Barking Road, Canning Town, London, E16 4HB
Registered charity number: 253669
There are different ways to leave a gift (legacy) so you can tailor your giving to suit you and ensure your Will works for the best of your loved ones.
Legacy gift options include the following:
Pecuniary legacies are where someone, in a Will, leaves a specified donation amount to a person or organisation.
Residuary legacies are where, after all the pecuniary legacies have been paid out, the remainder (i.e. residuary) of the estate goes to a person or organisation.
Specific legacies are a specific gift left to charity and can range from jewellery, art works of value, buildings or stocks and shares.
If you have any questions about leaving a donation or legacy to Anchor House, please contact us on 0207 476 6062 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Anchor House is the operating arm of our registered charity The London Inter-Diocesan Council of the Apostleship of the Sea (registration no. 253669)