Make a donation

We are the only hospice of its kind in the East Midlands and provide vital care and support for children and young people with life limiting conditions, as well as their families and siblings. We currently care for over 300 children and more than 500 families.  Your donation will provide care and support to hundreds of life limited children, young people and their families throughout the East Midlands. Please help us be there for those that need us most by donating what you can.

Donate Online

Donate online

Make a single or regular donation through Just Giving:

Donate with JustGiving or Paypal

Text To Donate

Just Giving Text

Donate up to £10 to Rainbows by simply texting RAIN11 followed by your £amount to 70070 .Text messages are free to send on all networks. For more information on Vodafone JustTextGiving, click here.

Donate By Phone

Donate by Phone

Alternatively if you would like to make a donation over the phone then please call on 01509 638000 between 9am and 5pm where you can make a donation quickly and securely.

Donate By Post

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You can post us your gift by cheque (made payable to “Rainbows Hospice”) or send us a standing order instruction to set up a regular donation (download a standing order form here). Our postal address for both is: Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People, Lark Rise, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 2HS.

Gift In Your Will


If you would like to leave Rainbows a gift in your will, or would like to find out more, visit our legacy donations page for more information. 

Gift In Memory


If you would like to leave Rainbows a gift in memory, or would like to find out more, visit our in memory donations page for more information. 

Donate Items

Donate to our shops

Donating your items to Rainbows is easy and makes such a difference. You can bring donations to any of our shops or to the hospice itself. 

Join Our Lottery

Join our lottery

Join our weekly lottery. It costs just £1 and is drawn every Friday with a top prize of £1,000. 

In Celebration

Wedding Favours

If you’re getting married you can make your celebration extra special with our ‘Wedding Favours’. They’re the perfect gift for your wedding guests too!


If you have any questions about making a donation please feel free to get in touch with us on 01509 638000