Every year, hundreds of supporters get involved in organising and taking part in fundraising events for Alex TLC. Your generous support allows us to continue helping patients and families living with a leukodystrophy.
To help you on your fundraising journey, we’ve put together a few ways you can support us, many of which are free.
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We’re always inspired by the different ways our supporters choose to support us. If you’d like to discuss your fundraising ideas, or require posters or leaflets to support your activity, please drop us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Speedy ways to support us
Support Alex TLC every time you shop on Amazon. Just choose us as your preferred charity and Amazon will donate a percentage of your purchase price to us. Register at Amazon Smile.
Raise money when you buy online, purchase insurance, book a holiday or sign up with a utility provider. Simply register at EasyFundraising and selected retailers will donate a percentage of the sale to Alex TLC at no additional cost to you!
Charity shop donations
Donate unwanted clothes and household items to any of our charity shops and we’ll turn them into valuable funds. A free collection service is available in south east London.
Could your local shop, pub or café help by placing a collection pot on their counter? You might like one to use at home as a swear box or for loose change, or for a fundraising event. Contact us to request a collection pot.
Eating out and hotel bookings
For every restaurant table reservation made through the Charitable Bookings website, a donation of £1.50 will be made to Alex TLC. Choose from hundreds of restaurants across the UK. You can also making hotel bookings through the site. Choose from over 20,000 hotels worldwide and 30% of the net commission received will be gifted to us.
This is a great way to stay on top of important tasks and support Alex TLC. The DrugStars app reminds you to take medication, track progress, receive advice, and raise money for charity at the same time.
Sell your unwanted items through the Buengo app and the proceeds will come directly to Alex TLC.
Pledge a little more time
There are two ways to support Alex TLC and save items from landfill by recycling. Charity Inks has a dedicated page for Alex TLC supporters to turn used printer ink cartridges into cash. Recycling for Good Causes accepts donations of unwanted jewellery, watches, coins, banknotes (foreign or out of circulation), mobile phones, cameras, stamps or electronic gadgets.
You can choose to donate between 10% and 100% of your eBay profits to Alex TLC. Watch a short video on how to donate through selling unwanted items on eBay.
A full-on commitment
Choose your challenge
Travel the world and live out your dreams whilst raising funds for Alex TLC. Whether your ambition is to scale a mountain, cycle across America, or run the London Marathon, book your place and we’ll support you to support us.
However you choose to get involved, please shout about your experience on social media to help us raise awareness.