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Thank you for your kindness!

Thank you so much for choosing to help vulnerable children get their lives and their learning back on track. Your support will help students like Eve, John and Anna flourish and find their place in the adult world.

Donating online

You can make your donation online. You will receive an automated acknowledgement, so you can be confident that your gift has been received. We will then send you a more personal thank you for your kindness a few days later.

You can use the same online form to become a Friend of Red Balloon by setting up a monthly direct debit of £5 or more.

Donating by post

If you’d rather send in a cheque, postal order or charity voucher, please make it payable to Red Balloon Learner Centres Group and send it to the address below. If you would like your donation to benefit a particular Red Balloon Centre or Red Balloon of the Air, please let us know in a covering letter, otherwise, we will gratefully put it to good use wherever the need is greatest. Thank you!

Red Balloon Educational Trust
Suite 3, Winship House
Winship Road
Milton, Cambridge
CB24 6AP

Donating in person

We would love to meet you, so you’re very welcome to bring your donation in to the address above. Please call in advance so we can be sure there is someone to greet you. Our telephone number is 01223 366052.

Donating to your local Centre

If you would like to donate to a particular Red Balloon Centre, you can use our online form. Alternatively, if you would like to drop a cheque in, do give them a call to arrange a suitable time. They will be touched to hear from you!

Your donation will support students like these:

  • “What I value at Red Balloon is that everyone accepts each other for our uniqueness.”

    From the Red Balloon of the Air Centre

  • “Thank you for giving us our son back. We do not know what would have happened if he did not come to Red Balloon.”

    From the Red Balloon Norwich Centre

  • “It's a place where I feel comfortable and where I can go at my own pace, I can focus on socialising and on my education comfortably.”

    From the Red Balloon Cambridge Centre

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