Since 1995, Mermaids has worked around the clock to support thousands of transgender and gender-diverse children, young people and their families.

Our amazing fundraisers help us continue this work, making a real difference for kids and families across the UK.

Looking to quickly set up your own fundraising page? Try JustGiving!

Read Susan’s story of how she raised over £1,000 by running up and down her street 26 times.

“I wanted to help other young people to access and benefit from the support of Mermaids in a way which my own family didn’t have when we needed support.”

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Want to raise money for Mermaids by streaming a game, or something else? We’ve got you covered!

Join the crowd of YouTubers and Twitch stars making magic and raising funds for trans kids!

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While marathons and other challenge events are suspended, take a 5km virtual run at a time and place that suits you! £5 from every entry goes to Mermaids.

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Raise as You Shop!

When you shop at Amazon, you can select Mermaids to receive a donation when you checkout. All you need to do is make sure you are shopping on Amazon Smile and select Mermaids as your chosen charity, it’s that easy!

In the last quarter alone,  £1,704.86 was raised by our supporters using Amazon Smile. Thank you!

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Become a Corporate Sponsor

We have a proven track record working with corporate partners who support Mermaids’ mission to create a safer world for transgender and gender diverse young people and their families.

Working together, we can support your CSR and LGBT+ inclusion & diversity initiatives.

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Challenge Events!

Walk, run, cycle and more for Mermaids! We are partnered with Global Adventure Challenge to bring you challenge events across the UK.

Please note due to current restrictions events may be postponed or cancelled.

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Text to Donate

Text MERMAIDS 3 to 70470 to donate £3 

Texts cost £3 plus one standard rate message and you’ll be opting in to hear more about our work  and fundraising via telephone and SMS. If you’d like to give £3 but do not wish to receive marketing  communications, text MERMAIDSNOINFO 3 to 70470.

Get in touch

Please send us an email if you have any fundraising queries, or would like to partner with us.

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