Support The Rotary Foundation doing good in the world.

Our impact starts with you.


The Rotary Foundation transforms your gifts into projects that change lives.

With your help, we can continue to make lives better in your community and around the globe.

During the past 100 years, The Rotary Foundation has spent billions of pounds of life-changing sustainable projects, and we thank you for your support.

The below donation options allow donations to all areas supported by The Rotary Foundation of the United Kingdom (RFUK) through its funds. These include currently:

  • Annual Fund
  • Polio Fund (End Polio Now campaign)
  • World Fund
  • Disaster Response Fund
  • Or any of our Six Areas of Focus


Donate by cheque or bank transfer

The Rotary Foundation of the United Kingdom (RFUK) accepts donations by cheque or bank transfer. Just complete the RFUK contribution form and either send the complete form via email or post together with your donation as explained on the form.

(Apple Mac users, please save the form first and open it with a PDF reader programme to complete. The form will not open correctly in Apple Preview).

Donate regularly

If you would like to make a regular contribution via standing order to The Rotary Foundation, complete and return our standing order form.


Donate online

You can give to The Rotary Foundation UK online using our secure payment option.

Make a donation using Virgin Money Giving

Rotary Club Officers are reminded that Gift Aid CAN NOT be claimed on Club Donations. Should you need any further information please contact the RFUK Office by clicking HERE


Your Rotary Legacy

Rotary’s tomorrow depends on what you do today. By remembering The Rotary Foundation in your Will, you will help to ensure that the work of the Foundation will continue beyond your lifetime.

As part of any bequest, you can specify which of Rotary’s causes you would like to support through your gift to The Rotary Foundation UK.

Alternatively, it can be left to World Fund and used where the need is greatest.

Download the Your Rotary Legacy leaflet.


Support the Rotary Disaster Recovery Trust

The Rotary in Great Britain and Ireland Disaster Recovery Trust is a registered charity, established in 2007, which collates donations and makes grants to support the introduction of sustainable, community development projects to assist in the long term rebuilding of communities impacted by natural and human disasters.

For more information on how to donate to the Disaster Recovery Trust, or apply for funding for a project, please visit the Disaster Recovery Trust page.


Choose Rotary for your sponsored activities

Got an event coming up? Or maybe you’re taking on an exciting physical challenge? Then you can support The Rotary Foundation with your sponsorship efforts using our Virgin Money Giving page.

Make a donation using Virgin Money Giving


Gift Aid

If you are a UK Tax Payer, you can boost your donation by 25% using Gift Aid. Please download and complete the Gift Aid form to make your donation go even further.


Donations made through third parties incur transaction charges to the charity.


Privacy Statement – Your Personal Information

Rotary Foundation of the United Kingdom (RFUK) is an associate Foundation of The Rotary Foundation (TRF) of Rotary International Evanston, USA.  RFUK collects personal information about you to process your donation and, where applicable, Gift Aid.  Some of your personal information is shared with The Rotary Foundation/Rotary International for the maintenance of donation records. Upon creation of an account, you will be able to view your donation records online via Rotary International services. Your information will be processed in accordance with the Rotary privacy statements.  RFUK will not sell, trade or share your personal information with non-Rotary third parties nor will it send you mailings on behalf of other unrelated organisations.  Details of the full privacy statements for RFUK may be found here and Rotary International may be found here or copies can be requested from our office at: RFUK, Kinwarton Rd., Alcester, B49 6PB, tel: 01789 765411, email: