Every penny makes a difference. We are grateful to all who help fundraise for BCM, either in a big or small way, enabling us to continue to serve those in need in our city.
join a BCM event
BCM’s Sponsored Sleepout
Friday 16th February 2018, 8pm
Spend a Friday night in… a cardboard box! Raise funds for Birmingham City Mission’s work with homeless people and find out what it’s really like to sleep rough.
Big Brum Cake Sale
Could you hold a cake sale in June’ in aid of Birmingham City Mission? At work, home, school or church? If you enjoy baking, bake for BCM this June!
Friday 8th June 2018, 7pm
Come along to BCM’s annual Barn Dance at Rowheath Pavilion in Bournville. With a Ploughman’s supper, live caller and band, home-baked cakes and a charity auction, it’s a great summer’s evening of dancing, music and fun. Tickets cost £10 for adults, £5 for children and £25 for a family (up to 2 children).
organise your own event
If you would like to hold your own fundraising event in aid of BCM, you may have a great idea in mind, but if you’re stuck for inspiration our fundraising pack is full of ideas, tips and guidance to help with your project. It doesn’t have to be big and complicated – simple events are often the most effective. Your fundraising event can be held at home, at your workplace, church or school; with a few friends and family or in your larger community.
Below are some downloadable resources, including the Fundraising Pack, that may be helpful:
If you would like a BCM sponsor form, any other resources or to chat about your event email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0121 766 6603.
If you would like to collect sponsorship online, a good way is through www.mydonate.bt.com where you can set up your own fundraising page for your sponsored challenge. My Donate does not charge or take any percentage of what is donated.
raise sponsorship with a personal or group challenge
If you are planning a personal or group challenge and would like to raise sponsorship for BCM, we are registered with BT’s mydonate website where you can set up your own online sponsorship page. Click here to get started.
fundraise as you shop online
Supporters of Birmingham City Mission can raise free donations simply by shopping online using Give as you Live – when you shop at over 4,100 leading online stores including Amazon, eBay, Tesco, John Lewis, Sainsburys, Just Eat and thetrainline, to name but a few! Click here to get started.
recycle your used stamps
You can raise funds for BCM by collecting your used stamps. £11 is donated direct to us for every kilo collected. Click for details.