Our Charitable Trust
Rotary Club of Buxton Buxton Trust Fund - Charity No 1032437
Rotary Club of Buxton Trust Fund - Charity No 1032437
The Trust Fund is governed by Appointed Trustees in accord with the Charities Commission and is totally separate from the Rotary Club of Buxton's general account which primarily comprises members' fees for club administration.
Our Trust's Purpose
To apply the capital and income in the relief of the poor and needy or to such other charitable purpose, institution, society or object by grants to individuals and organisations and providing human resources, advocacy, advice and information in regard to general charitable purposes, education/training, medical/health/sickness, disability, overseas aid, famine relief, sport and recreation.
You can donate securely at our Wonderful Charity page (donations can be Gift Aided). Afterwards, please forward your acknowledgenment email from My Donate to our Assistant Treasurer, Richard Atherton, with a message regarding your wishes as to what Rotary project it should support, or leave it to our discretion.
If you think you might make more Gift Aided donations in future, please use Gift Aid Form (Multiple Donations)
Donate By Your Online Shopping & Browsing at No Extra Cost to You
Online Shopping via the Easyfundraising Portal
If you are an online shopper, then support our Trust Fund via Easyfundraising - a shopping directory listing 3,000+ online stores including Argos, Amazon, Next, Debenhams, John Lewis,Toys R Us, HMV and Tesco. It's completely FREE to register and USE. Just go to your usual online retailer via the the Easyfundraising site whenever you shop online and, at no extra cost to you, we'll receive a free donation of up to 15% from every purchase you make. You won't pay a penny more for your shopping - but you'll be helping someone as a result!There's even a Donation Reminder 'widget' you can download onto your PC that'll remind about Easyfundraising if you forget and go directly to your online retailer's website.
You can also raise money the same way using Everyclick 'Give As You Live'.
Browsing the Internet using Easyclick or Easysearch
You can also support our Trust Fund at no cost by using the Everyclick Search Engine. After clicking the link (or logo), press the 'Give Now - More Ways To Give' button on the page that shows, then click 'Sign Up' on the resulting menu and enter your details. Dead easy! But, if you don't want to register, you can use Easysearch to browse and fund-raise for nothing! Easysearch yields half as much as Everyclick.
Examples of some Donations from the Trust Fund
Bythe House (High Peak Hospice) £8000 (plus several other donations); Buxton Opportunity Club £2000; Grapevine Project £1000 (+£500); High Peak Nightstop £1000; High Peak Food Bank £3375; Charis House (Good News Family Care) £3375 (and other donations); Milnthorpe Homes £500; Buxton Mountain Rescue £500; Kinder Mountain Rescue £500; Buxton Summer Club £300-£500 (for several years). Trust Income/Expenditure is charted by the Charities Commission for the preceding five years.