Give to a special appeal

Thank you for choosing to give to one of our charity appeals. Your generosity helps fund everything we need to save lives at sea, and we need your support now more than ever.

You can help save lives during a summer like no other

After the events of the last year and a half, it’s no surprise that many more of us are holidaying at home. But the surge in staycations means that we’re under pressure like never before – all along our coast and rivers.

When our lifesavers are racing from one rescue to the next the days can feel longer in more ways than one. At times like these they rely even more on their world-class training and lifesaving kit – the things that people like you help provide.

Your kind gift could be the backup our crews and lifeguards need now. Donate to our fundraising appeal today.

Fin Goggin - Volunteer Helm, Sheerness Lifeboat Station, standing ready to launch
Help them through a summer like no other
We're under pressure like never before. Your gift could be the backup our lifesavers need now.
Be the backup
View of the River Thames, with London landmarks on horizon and Tower Lifeboat in water
Help us build a new station on the Thames

We're here for London. Will you be here for us?

Help build the new Tower station
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RNLI Appeal – Help them to answer the next call
Volunteer lifeboat crews stand ready to answer the call, day or night, rain or shine.
Help them to answer the next call
Lough Ree crew on a shout by the bridge
You can save lives on Lough Ree
Will you stand with the crew and help fund a new lifeboat station?
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Save Our Severns – with your help, we can give the lifeboat a second life
Together we can Save Our Severns
Our biggest lifeboat needs your help. Your support will give her a new lease of life.
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Looe's Dclass lifeboat out to sea with the crew
Will you be behind Looe’s new lifeboat?
Volunteers in Looe need a new lifeboat, which will save lives and reunite families in south Cornwall for years to come.
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Anstruther lifeboat station with full crew outside
You can help save lives at Anstruther
Will you help busy Anstruther volunteers build a station for their new lifeboat?
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Volunteer Lifeboat Crew Member Matt Farr in crew kit, standing in front of the lifeboat at Hayling Island Lifeboat Station, doing his best to keep others safe at sea.
Bring our crews safely home

Volunteers like Matt do their best to keep others safe at sea. Will you do the same for him, with a donation today?

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View of Minehead’s B and D class inshore lifeboats from within the boathouse with the boathouse doors open and lifeboat volunteers standing in the background
You can save lives in Minehead
Minehead RNLI volunteers need your help in raising £250,000 for a vital lifeboat station upgrade. Will you stand with the crew and help save lives on the north coast of Somerset and Devon?
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Will you help our lifesavers handle the heat?

A surge in staycations means that our crew and lifeguards are under pressure and facing a relentless summer. Your donation will ensure they’re ready for the next rescue.