Give in memory

Losing someone you love is never easy. Making a donation in memory of a loved one is a wonderful way to remember and celebrate their life. We know these gifts have extra meaning and we’re always grateful to receive them.

Thanks to kind people like you, we can continue granting life-changing wishes to children and young people with critical illnesses, like Liam who has sickle cell disease and wished to be a guard at Buckingham Palace.

Liam standing to attention outside of Buckingham Palace alongside a soldier

"Two years ago I was in hospital undergoing my transplant and two years later here I am now strong and fit in Buckingham Palace being a guard.""

Liam, Wish child

How to donate in memory

Collect donations on the day

Click the link below to order your In Memory collection envelopes and you can collect donations on the day to remember your loved one.

Set up an In Memory fundraising page

Set up an In Memory fundraising page through JustGiving to create a lasting tribute online.

Make a one-off or regular donation

To mark a significant occasion, why not make a one-off or regular donation in memory.

If you have any questions please contact

Read our wish stories

Read more about some of the life-changing wishes we have granted with the help of our supporters.

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Leave a gift in your will

Did you know you could leave as little as 1% to Make-A-Wish UK and make a huge difference?

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How your money helps

Read about how your donation can help bring happiness to a poorly child.

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