Established in 1913 we have been championing the science of ecology ever since. Our vision is for nature and people to thrive in a world inspired by ecology. With 6.500 members – many of them world leaders in their field - in 125 countries we bring together ecologists across regional and national boundaries.
Demelza Hospice Care for Children helps children who may not live a long life, to live a full life. We provide specialist care to hundreds of babies, children and young people with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions and support to their families in East Sussex, Kent and South East London. Leaving Demelza a gift in your Will is one of the most valuable and lasting ways you can support us.
Family Fund is the UK’s largest charity providing grants for families raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people. We have been supporting families for over 40 years, and provide grants for a wide range of items, such as washing machines, sensory toys, family breaks, bedding, tablets, furniture, outdoor play equipment, clothing and computers.
At the NSPCC we’re leading the fight against child abuse in the UK and Channel Islands. We help children who’ve been abused to rebuild their lives, we protect children at risk, and we find the best ways of preventing child abuse from ever happening. We want to make sure that every child has the safe childhood they deserve.
WIZO has been Changing Lives and Building Futures for over 100 years. As the largest social welfare organisation in Israel, WIZO helps disadvantaged citizens regardless of race or religion, to become self-sufficient. The gift in your will is what makes our 800 projects and programmes across Israel equip individuals with the skills, tools and opportunities they need to succeed.
Each year, more than 300,000 children are expected to develop cancer worldwide. In developed countries more than 80% of them will survive; whilst in many developing countries survival rates are as low as 10%. We believe that every child with cancer, wherever they live in the world, should have equal access to the best possible treatment and care.Read 3 articles
At World Vision, our focus is on helping the most vulnerable children, in the toughest places, to overcome poverty and experience life in all its fullness. We’re also committed to ending violence against children. We do this by equipping young people, their communities and local partners with the tools to recognise and address the root causes of violence against children.
Abby’s Heroes supports children, teenagers and young adults from across the South of England when diagnosed with cancer, together with their families. We follow a family’s journey from diagnosis, through their therapy regime, completing their treatment plan, relapse and sadly if their child needs palliative care. Offering emergency grants for either financial or practical reasons, we are able to give families breathing space to concentrate on their children, when the financial impact of childhood cancer affects a family.
Action Medical Research is a UK-wide charity funding vital research to help sick and disabled babies and children. Since 1952 we have contributed to some of the most significant medical breakthroughs in recent history beginning with the polio vaccine which has eradicated new cases of the disease in the UK.
For the past 150 years we have been passionate about being by the side of vulnerable children across the UK. Gifts in wills account for over 20% of our fundraised income and enable our 7000 staff to work tirelessly to break the patterns of disadvantage, neglect and emotional distress for children and their families.