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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 this summer

Nothing could have prepared our volunteers for the pandemic. But they have kept on answering calls for help 24/7, ready and willing to launch to the rescue.

Summer is their busiest time - last summer RNLI lifeboat crews saved 10 lives every week, on average. With more families booking holidays in the UK and Ireland this year, this summer could be their busiest ever.

Your kind gift, no matter how large or small, will help to keep our lifesavers trained and equipped. Ready to help those in danger. Ready to respond to any emergency call. Will you answer the crews’ call for help this summer? Donate to our fundraising appeal today.

Mayday appeal. Port Isaac crew on D Class lifeboat
This Mayday call is for you
Your kind gift will help save lives this summer
Answer the call
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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Lifeboat crew member looking out on the Thames with the Tower Bridge in the background
Help build a lifesaving landmark

Will you help build a new lifeboat station in the heart of London?

Support Tower appeal
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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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?