There are many ways you can support the British Skin Foundation and help improve the lives of skin disease sufferers. So join the fight against skin disease and skin cancer this Christmas and help those who have to live with the physical, mental and emotional impact of skin disease on a daily basis. 

Donate instead of sending Christmas cards 

Consider making a one-off donation instead of sending individual Christmas cards. Make your donation quickly and easily through our website. Please feel free to get on social media to inform friends, family and colleagues that you are generously supporting the BSF this Christmas, don’t forget to tag us in @BSFcharity #GoTeamBSF.

Give as you Live 

Give as you Live is an online fundraising platform allowing users to shop at over 4,200 top stores and raise free funds for charity. The store pays Give as you Live a percentage of your total purchase price in commission and of this, 50% is passed on to us.

You can raise money for us by simply doing your Christmas shopping!

Create your account and start raising funds whilst you shop today! 


If you love to bake then why not make some festive treats take them into work and ask your colleagues for a donation in return. If you are in need of some inspiration or want to try something new, take a look at sites such as BBC Good Food.  

Christmas Quiz 

Organise a Christmas themed quiz at your workplace, amongst friends and family, sports clubs and gyms, club or association you are part of.

Dress Up or Dress Down 

Wear reindeer antlers, a Christmas jumper, dress up as an elf or even your own clothes comfortable clothes. Dress up (or down) and pay for the privilege. Of course, get permission from your boss first. 

Christmas party games 

Organise games such as Christmas limbo, name that tune festive edition, bauble and spoon race, as part of your work Christmas party or just to bring a bit of festive cheer to your office. Charge people to take part and see who wins the Christmas crown. 


If you receive any gifts you don’t like, are too small, too big, have multiples of, don’t simply stuff them in a cupboard or throw them away, put them on eBay! You can donate between 10% and 100% of each item sale price to the BSF. Find out more about eBay For Charity and start supporting the BSF today. 

Take on a Challenge 2020 

There is no need to wait until the New Year to find your 2020 challenge. We have lots of fantastic events (runs, obstacle races, treks, cycle challenges) on offer, take a look and sign up to a challenge today! 

Regular Giving 

The number of people suffering from skin disease grows each day. In 2020 please consider making a regular donation to the British Skin Foundation and help improve the lives of skin disease sufferers.