Door-to-door fundraising


We are not currently participating in any door to door fundraising.

If you have any specific enquiries or concerns regarding locations and postcodes of our previous door to door activities please do not hesitate to contact our Supporter Services department on 01926 634531 (during office hours) who will be able to assist you.

For your information here are some Frequently Asked Questions about our door to door fundraising.

  • Why do we fundraise in this way? +

    This type of fundraising gives us the opportunity to talk directly to people about our life changing work and the impact it is having on the lives of people living in poverty across the world, something that is difficult to do through other forms of fundraising.
  • How do I know the person calling at the door is legitimate? +

    All of our fundraisers wear Practical Action t-shirts or tabards and carry official fundraiser identification badges with them at all times, which is required by law. If you would like verification of the fundraiser please call us on 01926 634400 who are available from 9am to 5pm weekdays (answer phone service at all other times).
  • What are we asking for? +

    We would like people to give a regular gift to support our work.
  • Is my donation secure? +

    All details collected for the Direct Debit mandate can only be used by Practical Action and no one else. Your details are protected by the 1998 Data Protection Act and will not be passed on to any third party. You are also protected by the Direct Debit Guarantee offered by all banks and Building Societies that offer Direct Debit services.
  • Who are the companies Practical Action are working with? +

    Practical Action are currently working with two Fundraising companies on these campaigns, both are carefully monitored by Practical Action on a daily basis.
  • If you wish to contact us directly about our Door to Door fundraising and give us some feedback: +

    Any issues will be investigated quickly and thoroughly. Please contact Supporter Services department on 01926 634531 (during office hours) who will be able to deal with this for you.
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