Make a Donation

The Big Issue Foundation is the charity arm of The Big Issue and is 100% reliant on voluntary donations.

We work with Big Issue vendors by cultivating strong working relationships through which we can provide the vital bespoke support that is needed to help people away from the street.

£5 could help a vendor take that first step

Could pay for travel for a vendor to a doctors appointment or an interview
Click here to donate £5

Could top up phone credit so a vendor can contact loved ones and vital services
Click here to donate £12

Could pay for study materials  for a training course
Click here to donate £25

Could buy a vendor new suit and shoes for a job interview
Click here to donate £50

Could enable a vendor to get a passport giving them Photo ID
Click here to donate £85

Could pay for a starter pack for a new home including kitchen essentials
Click here to donate £100

Other Ways To Donate

Make a Bank Transfer

If you would like to make a direct bank transfer by BACS you can do so using the following details

Bank Name: NatWest
Account Name: Big Issue Foundation
Sort Code: 60-20-31
Account No: 40110133

Please ensure you use a reference so we can identify your payment and if you can confirm you donation/payment by emailing we can ensure this is allocated back to you.

Donate by Text

Text TBIF 5 to 70085 to donate £5. Texts cost £5 plus one standard rate message.

Managing Your Direct Debit

You can manage your Direct Debit online here: Control my Payment

Please note you will need to register with the email address that you set up the payment with originally - if you email address has changed please contact us to update your email address either via email on or via phone on 020 7526 3458.