Thank you for considering making a donation to Seafarers UK.

By making a donation your money will help seafarers and their families from the Merchant Navy, Fishing Fleets, Royal Navy and Royal Marines; all who play such a vital role in our everyday lives and endure a demanding working environment.

Seafarers UK does not receive any government funding so your donations are incredibly important to us and to the seafarers and their families who need help.

  • Donate Online
    Visit our online giving page to make a donation today.
  • Donate By Post
    If you’d like to post your donation, simply download a donation form today and send it to us along with your payment.
  • Donate by Direct Debit
    You can set up a Direct Debit  online or by downloading, completing and returning a Direct Debit form.
  • Donate by Phone
    To donate by phone, please have your debit or credit card ready and ring our Finance Team at Seafarers UK on 020 7932 5976. They will take you through a step-by-step process to make your donation, including how to provide Gift Aid.
  • Donate In Memory
    Giving a donation In Memory of someone is a special way to remember a loved one. For more information on how to give a donation In Memory, please click here.
  • Leave a Legacy
    Legacies are crucial to every aspect of our work. In particular, they help us to plan and maintain services in a consistent way. To find out more click here.

Your support and trust is vital to us. Please see our ‘Supporter Promise’ to you.

Support in difficult times

Marc left school at 15 and went straight into the Navy. After a successful career that led him to become a commercial deep-sea diver, he fell on hard times.

Read case study
overlay Seafarers UK - a charity that helps people in the maritime community, by providing vital funding to support seafarers in need and their families.

Watch this 5-minute video on how our funding helped our beneficiaries support the families of seafarers.


Please donate today. The need is urgent and you can help make a real difference to people’s lives by giving now. Thank you.


Seafarers UK is heavily dependent on public donations and legacies to maintain its grant-making programme.