Organise your own event 

Fundraising for the British Skin Foundation is as easy as 1 -2 -3!

We’ve had people do all sorts to raise money for the BSF, from cake and bake sales at their school, quiz nights, walks and treks and even a spray tan party! If you have an idea of something you’d like to make a reality, we can help. Below are our tips for putting your plans into action. 

1 - Decide what you want to do

Sounds simple, but consider a few basic things like, when you’re going to do it, who will take part, and where. If you’re stuck for ideas, have a look at our guide to fundraising for some inspiration. Remember, even something as simple as a collection at the office counts!

2 – Let us know

We will support you however we can, from making sure you have collection tins, stickers or running t-shirts, as well as guidance on legal and safety issues. Have a read through our guide to get an idea. We can also help publicise your event in the media and (hopefully) get people to turn up!

3 – Sending us the donation

There are a number of ways you can get the funds you have kindly raised to us. So just choose whatever is most convenient for you!

- Cheque (made payable to British Skin Foundation), please send this to 4 Fitzroy Square, London, W1T 5HQ   

- Online via our Just Giving page

- Credit/debit card by giving us a call and making a payment over the phone by calling us on 0207 391 6341

Who do I contact?

Got a question or an idea about fundraising for the BSF? Call our events team on 0207 391 6088 or email

If you'd like to publicise your event, call 0207 391 6347 or email   


Note: The British Skin Foundation cannot take responsibility for any injury, losses or damage caused or sustained as a result of fundraising events held in aid of the BSF. It is the responsibility of the event organiser to comply with legal and safety regulations. Have fun!

Why donate to us?

Sixty percent of British people currently suffer from or have suffered with a skin disease at some point during their lifetime. Some skin conditions are manageable, others are severe enough to kill. We are here to help change that.

We raise money to fund research for cures for skin disease and skin cancer, but research doesn't fund itself.

We are the UK's only charity dedicated to skin research, and all of our donations and fundraising events are crucial to enabling us to continue our work.

We have supported more than 300 research projects and awarded £15 million in funding across all skin diseases including eczema, psoriasis and many more.

Help us find a cure today. 

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Here's all you need to get you off the ground and you'll be raising funds for the BSF in no time!