We help people reduce their energy use and keep warm and well whilst saving money. We will visit anyone on the Island and offer real, sustainable help to those in need.
We very much welcome sponsorship and donations to support our work on the Isle of Wight. This can be done in a number of ways;
- Donate at CAF Online by simply clicking the donate button on our web pages.
- Purchase one of our organic Isle of Wight Rapanui T-shirts https://footprinttrust.teemill.com/product/in-step-with-the-planet/
- Use this search engine to raise money for our charity, at no cost to yourself…. http://footprinttrust.easysearch.org.uk/
By using easysearch instead of Google or any other search engine, you can make a real difference. easysearch is completely FREE and by making just 10 searches a day, you could raise around £20 a year for to your chosen cause.footprinttrust.easysearch.org.uk
- You can send a cheque made payable to ‘The Footprint Trust’ to our postal address: The Riverside Centre, The Quay, Newport, Isle of Wight, UK, PO30 2QR. Giftaid form for posted donations.
- Donate for Free – Buy through the Easyfundraising site and up to 15% of whatever you spend comes directly to us at no extra cost. Sign up at http://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/footprinttrust
- Supporters club – you can donate £20 a month to help us help the fuel poor again by using the donate button.
- If you buy on Amazon, then at no extra cost to you, you can nominate The Footprint Trust to get a donation every time you shop…
Amazon donates 0.5% of the net purchase price (excluding VAT, returns and shipping fees) of eligible purchases to the charitable organisation of your choice.
- Business sponsorship – through our annual community Riverfest event and other events!
Help us stamp out fuel poverty…
The Footprint Trust is a local charity that helps Islanders who are struggling with their energy bills, and old postage stamps could raise £25,000 if we can collect a tonne of them! (Leave 1cm, ½ inch of paper around stamp. Albums and FDC also wanted)Place in envelope marked for, The Footprint Trust, and drop into the Riverside Centre, Newport Quay, or Newport and Sandown Libraries (add others you know of.Please contact us if your school, workplace or organisation would like to collect too..firstname.lastname@example.org
- Grant funding – We are always looking for innovative ways to work with grant funders, contact email@example.com to discuss opportunities