Fundraising and donations

Join us for our fundraising walk across the Wilberforce Way


Wilberforce, with the help of its volunteers, organise several fundraising events during the year, from an annual Christmas Fayre to the annual visit with bric a brac and refreshments to St Crux in the centre of York. The money raised from these fundraising events goes to support people with sight loss and other disabilities across York and the surrounding area.

Upcoming events:

Stall at York Hospital

26th April, 17th July, 12th October

London Marathon 2017

Congratulations and thank you! Jacqui ran the Marathon and beat her expected time. Well done! Please donate to her fund.

Make a donation using Virgin Money Giving

Wilberforce Walk

The Wilberforce Walk will take part on June 24th. Join us for a a walk through the beautiful Yorkshire Wolds.

Ebay shop:

We have an ebay shop where we sell items that have been donated. All profits go back into The Wilberforce Trust.


If you would like to support the work the Trust does then you can also donate directly to us. You can make a single donation to the Wilberforce Trust, or regular donations, through LocalGiving.

The first time you use LocalGiving you must register. However, you have the option to donate anonymously should you wish to do so.

More ways to donate

Leave a gift in your Will – a gift or bequest in your will to the Wilberforce Trust can make a world of difference to the lives of people with sight loss and other disabilities.
Donate in memory – dedicate your donation to the memory of someone special.
Donate in celebration – have friends and family members donate for a special occasion.

If you would like more information on fundraising and donations please contact Anne Parkinson, telephone 01904 760037, or email










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