Here is all the information you will need to make sure your donation reaches Alcohol Concern safely. Information below is divided into the sections:

  • Make a donation online
  • Make a donation via transfer (UK & international)
  • Make a donation using a cheque
  • Make a donation using a CAF cheque
  • Funeral collections – safely deposit funds raised at a loved ones funeral
  • Funeral collections – instructions for funeral directors
  • Leaving a legacy
  • Gift Aid

The contact details of our fundraising team as follows:

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: 0203 907 8480

Make an donation online

Click here to make your donation today. Please consider sharing what inspired you to make your donation to inspire others. All comments will be come up on the page.  

Make a donation directly into our bank, at the following details:

CAF Bank LTD
Account number 00019271
Sort Code 40-52-40

Please give your full name as a reference and email [email protected] to let us know you have made the donation. We would love to know your full details so we can send a thank you and email/send you a gift aid form.

For international payments:

HSBC City Corporate Banking Centre
Account Number: 72138549
Sort Code: 40-05-30
SWIFT BIC : MIDLGB2141W
Account Name : CAF Bank Ltd

Send a cheque

Please make cheques payable to Alcohol Concern and send to:

Alcohol Concern, 27 Swinton Street, London, WC1X 9NW

Funeral Collections

There are two ways to make a collection at a loved ones funeral.

  1. Ask for donations to be popped in a collection bag at the crematorium. You can either bank the money into your personal account and send in as a cheque or make a bank transfer. Often funeral directors will offer to take care of the collection and passing on the funds to the chosen charity. If you are asking your funeral director to do this form you, please advise them to visit this webpage to get the full details of who to make the donation. When we receive donations from a funeral director we will write a letter receipting the donation directly to the funeral director and also a letter to the family if this information is passed on. 
  2. Giving donations online is becoming an increasingly popular choice, it is simple and quick to set up an online fundraising page in memory. Click here to find out more. 

Advice for funeral directors

If you have been asked by a family to send in the collection from a funeral, please send a cheque made payable to Alcohol Concern and send to:

Alcohol Concern,  27 Swinton Street, London, WC1X 9NW. Or click here to make the donation in full using a credit or debit card, or use the BACS details below.

Please be sure to inform us that the donation is on its way and give as much information as you can about the family so we can not only send you an official receipt but write to them as well and give our thanks and condolences.

CAF Bank LTD
Account number: 00019271
Sort Code 40-52-40

Leaving a legacy

To find out more about leaving a gift in your will, follow the link here.

Gift aid

Here at Alcohol Concern we work hard to maximise the gift aid we reconcile from the UK Government. When anyone makes a donation to our charity we ask them if they are a UK tax payer and if they are eligible for gift aid. To download a gift aid declaration, please click on the document below. If you would like us to send you a gift aid form and a free post envelope, please email [email protected]

As part of Alcohol Concern's merger with the charity Alcohol Research UK, all donations and funds raised will be going to Alcohol Research UK from 1 April 2017. 

Gift Aid Form

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