Struggling for what to get the person-who-has-everything, or are you stumped by what Christmas gift to buy the same family member every single year?
This Christmas, turn your Christmas gifting into Christmas GIVING, and solve the present-buying quandry with a Give as you Live card.
The Give as you Live card is a gift card which can be spent at 100+ top retailers either instore or online, from charity fundraisers Give as you Live. Their members have raised over £13 million for UK charities so far, by generating donations from online shopping and gift card purchases.
When you purchase a Give as you Live card, as well as giving a loved one the gift of choice, you’ll generate for a charity close to your heart.
What is a Give as you Live Card?
It’s a multi-store gift card which can be used at over 100 leading retailers including Primark, Marks & Spencer, John Lewis & Partners, Boots, Argos, B&Q, Waitrose & Partners, Currys PC World, Clarks, H&M, Topshop and many more. You can see the full list of retailers here.
The best bit though? When you purchase a Give as you Live card, you’ll generate a donation for a charity of your choice – equivalent to 2% of the top-up amount.
You can also raise donations when you shop online…
As well as generating donations from gift cards, with Give as you Live Online you can raise a donation for the charity of your choice with every shop you make online.
So if you’re shopping for Christmas gifts, ordering your festive feast, or just shopping online for your usual essentials, you could be generating donations at no cost to you.
How does it work?
- First things first, you need to sign up to Give as you Live. Membership is free, and there is no cost to you or the charity for the service (we make our money from the retailers).
- Don’t forget to choose your charity – every penny you raise will be paid to them, and you can change your charity at any time.
- Once you’re signed up, you can start raising donations. Simply navigate to your chosen retailer using our website, Donation Reminder, or iPhone/iPad app and shop as normal. When you checkout, the retailer will send us a notification that you’ve completed a shop, and confirmation of the donation generated.
- We’ll send you an email whenever you raise a donation to confirm how much you’ve raised!