Get Involved

Fundraise for Bede

There are many ways to get involved with Bede and support local people here in Southwark. Whether it’s running a marathon, volunteering your time or making a donation, we’d love to hear from you.

And if you do, we have a promise to make. When you join us, you will gain as much from the experience as the many Southwark people who you help. We hope you’ll find that working with Bede is all about enrichment. You benefit the lives of others. And they give back in return.

If you know what you want to do, or you’re yet to decide, then follow the links below to help kick start your fundraising journey.

We always want to know what you’re planning to do so we can support you all the way, so please let us know by emailing:

Take on a challenge!

Can you make your miles matter and pull on your trainers for Bede? Whether it’s the TCS London Marathon or another race of your choice, we are behind you all the way, from start to triumphant finish.

Fundraising in your Community

Support Bede, feel great! Whether it’s a dress-up day to donate a pound, a bake sale to raise some dough, a team trek, an office raffle or a ‘nominate your boss’ challenge, there’s plenty of ways to show up and show your support! Whatever way you’d like to fundraise, we will support you all the way.

Become a Friend of Bede

Whether you’re making a one-off donation, or you are able to donate more regularly, you’ll be making a huge difference to local people and our community- and we can’t thank you enough.


We’ve been changing lives since 1938. Help us to create new opportunities for the future generation of Southwark by leaving a gift in your Will.

Volunteer with us

Would you like to become a valued volunteer and play a vital role in your community? No matter how much time you have to spare, whether hours or weeks, we’d love to hear from you. Bede simply couldn’t survive without the help of people like you. Just get in touch and be surprised by all the opportunities we can offer you.

Bede News and Events

There’s always something happening at Bede. Why not join our Friends of Bede mailing list of great activities to ensure that you never miss out.