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Help our Diocese continue its transforming work as we seek to make a positive difference to every community in South London and East Surrey.  We are uniquely placed across South London and East Surrey to support the most vulnerable people facing many challenges in this pandemic.

Together we have faced many challenges. Our parish clergy, hospital and prison chaplains and churches support many people in the midst of their happiest and saddest times. We have significant areas of poverty across the Diocese. Our churches are involved with many social action and justice projects, supporting and hosting food banks, and working with refugees. As restrictions allow, our churches host homeless night shelters, parent and toddler groups, kids’ clubs, youth groups, and work with those who have money problems, debt issues and more. With your support we can share Jesus’ love and good news with our Southwark neighbours.

All donations towards the mission and ministry of the Diocese are very gratefully received. We encourage donations to the Diocese via:

The Parish Giving Scheme - giving monthly, quarterly or annually

This is our preferred method for donations as we receive 100% of your donation plus Gift Aid is automatically claimed for us, which means reduced administration and less work for our Finance Department. You can also opt to increase your gift with an inflationary uplift each year which helps us keep pace with rising costs.

You can sign up online, by telephone,  or by post. However you sign up, you will need the following details:

  • PGS Code: 370637000
  • PGS Name: Southwark SLCF SDBF
  • Your bank details

Please do opt into Gift Aid if you are a UK taxpayer, and choose to inflation-link your giving which will make a huge difference to our Diocese’s finances.

To set up your gift online, go to our PGS landing page, click ‘Give now’ and follow the instructions.

To give by telephone, call PGS on 0333 002 1271. Lines are open Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm.

To set up your gift by post, you can download, print and complete our PGS Gift Form before posting it to the PGS office (details on the form).

For more information on the Parish Giving Scheme, visit our Donor Zone.

Bank transfer - make a one-off or regular donation

You can make a one-off bank transfer or set up a regular standing order. The Diocese of Southwark’s bank accounts details are:

  • Name: South London Church Fund (SLCF)
  • Sort Code: 60-60-04
  • Account Number: 70380740

Please e-mail [email protected] so that we can identify your donation and acknowledge your generosity.

If you would like to Gift Aid your donation to the DBF, please complete the DBF’s Gift Aid declaration (unless you have done this before), and send it with your donation to Southwark Diocese, Trinity House, 4 Chapel Court, Borough High Street, London SE1 1HW.

Online donation

You can donate online via Give A Little to make a one-off gift to the Diocese.

Donate Online

Other ways to give

  • Donate by cheque: You can send a cheque payable to ‘The South London Church Fund’ or a CAF voucher to Southwark Diocese, Trinity House, 4 Chapel Court, Borough High Street, London SE1 1HW.  Please mark the cheque/write on the back ‘Donation to the Diocese’.
  • Support the Bishop’s Lent Call.
  • Donate via your local church’s website.
  • Consider leaving a gift in your will to the Diocese or  your local church.

Thank you for your support.

The South London Church Fund and Southwark Diocese Board of Finance is a company limited by guarantee (No. 236594).
Registered Office: Trinity House, 4 Chapel Court, Borough High Street, London SE1 1HW. Registered Charity: (No. 249678).

© The Diocese of Southwark 2021. All rights reserved.
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