Fundraising for Samaritans Festival branch

Festival Branch Samaritans is partly funded by a grant from Samaritans. As we are a mobile branch we find it hard to raise funds in the way that most branches raise their money. Each branch of Samaritans is a separate, registered charity. 

How you can donate to Samaritans Festival Branch

  • You can donate online.
  • You can text the following message “SAMS00 £5” to 70070, just change the number to the amount you would like to donate
  • You can send a cheque (payable to Samaritans Festival Branch):

Confidential – Director
Samaritans Festival Branch
The Upper Mill
Kingston Road
KT17 2AF 

Fundraising activities - raising money for Samaritans Festival Branch

Marathons and mini marathons - running for Samaritans Festival Branch

Some people run various marathons and mini marathons on behalf of the Branch. If you have a place in an event and would like to run on behalf of Festival Branch please contact us by email at

Shop online and raise funds for Samaritans Festival Branch

We have a fantastic online shopping site which includes everything from your weekly shop to CDs, DVDs, books and gifts.

You can shop with over 2,000 well known stores who will donate up to 15% of what you spend to Samaritans Festival. For example:

  • John Lewis will donate 2.5%
  • Amazon will donate 2.5%
  • The Body Shop will donate 10%

Some insurance retailers will donate up to £30 simply for taking out a policy with them!

If you would be interested in raising money for our branch in another way, please contact us.