Donate to The Gideons
We rely on the generosity of individuals, like you, to share the Word of God in your local area and internationally. Our team of around 5,000 volunteers in the UK, which keeps our costs low, so we can buy more Scriptures. Last year, thanks to our faithful supporters, 800,000 Scriptures were presented in the UK and about 90 million copies worldwide.
What your Donation Will Buy
- £15 will buy 13 copies of the New Testament & Psalms to place at hospital bedsides.
- £36 will provide 40 copies of Scripture for pupils in a secondary school near you.
- £75 will pay for 100 New Testaments to be given out in developing countries.
- £261 can provide 100 Bibles for hotels and guesthouses in the UK.
You can make a donation quickly and securely online via PayPal. You’ll have the opportunity to make a one off gift or set up monthly payments to help us distribute Bibles on a regular basis.
Cheque or Postal Order
You can also make a donation by sending a cheque, postal order or charity voucher to the following address. All cheques should be made payable to ‘Gideons International’:
The Gideons International
If you would like to set up a regular donation then please download and print a Direct Debit form, which you should complete and send to the address above.
If you are a UK taxpayer you can make your gift worth 25% more by using Gift Aid. Every £1 you give is effectively worth £1.25 to us, enabling us to buy more Bibles, at no extra cost to you.
To give money under Gift Aid, you must pay enough Income Tax or Capital Gains Tax to cover the amount that we will reclaim. If you do not pay tax, you must not use Gift Aid. There is no cost to you for taking part in the Gift Aid scheme. All you need to do is make a declaration stating that you are eligible and wish your giving to be treated as Gift Aid.
If you are a UK tax payer and would like The Gideons International to recover the tax on your giving, please click the Gift Aid prompt and enter YES when you are completing the online donation form and we will email you a declaration for completion.