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There are many ways that you can donate to African Promise and help to make a real difference to the lives and futures of hundreds of disadvantaged school children.

Donate online

Through our donation processing partner, CAF Donate, we accept one-off donations via all major credit/debit cards, PayPal or CAF Charity Account, or recurring donations via direct debit.

Donations can also be made to specific appeals/campaigns here.

Donating from outside the UK or in another currency?

We are not a registered 501(c)3 not-for-profit organisation, however US citizens can still make one-off or recurring tax-deductible dollar donations to us by credit/debit card or PayPal through our partners GlobalGiving.


Kenyan citizens can make one-off donations via M-Pesa through our partners GlobalGiving and M-Changa. To donate, please use the details below:

One-off or recurring donations can be made in a range of currencies (including Euros, Australian Dollars & Hong Kong Dollars) via our partners JustGiving.


Other ways to donate

Donate by cheque or charity account/voucher

For donations by cheque or charity cheque (including via CAF or Charities Trust) please make your cheque payable to ‘African Promise’ and send to 97a Stormont Road, London, SW11 5EJ. Kindly do not send cash.

Donate by bank transfer

For donations by bank transfer please get in touch with us and we will provide you with our account details, including our IBAN for international payments. Kindly assign a reference to your transfer so that we can identify the origin of the payment.

Donation and Gift Aid Form

If you are making a donation by cheque or bank transfer please complete our online donation form so that we have an address where we can write to thank you for your donation and have the necessary details so that we can claim Gift Aid on your donation.


Frequently asked questions

We will direct your donation to wherever the funds are needed most. Whatever size your gift we can assure you that it will be spent effectively and prudently. In 2015/16, 97% of our total expenditure was on charitable activities, although we expect this percentage to be lower in 2016/17 as our fundraising activities and costs are rising.

Expenditure pie-chart (2014-15)

Yes, unfortunately all our partners deduct a fee from donations to cover the costs of running their platforms and processing payments.

CAF Donate will deduct a fee of between 2% and 3% from your donation depending on the payment method you use. Additionally, we are charged a one-off flat fee of £1 for each new direct debit arrangement.

GlobalGiving will deduct a fee of 8%. JustGiving will deduct a fee of 5%.