Festive Fundraising

Can you support your local life-saving charity during this festive season and host your own festive fundraising initiative? Our team can provide you with your fundraising pack, just contact us today so we can send it your way!

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Festive Fundraising ideas

Supporting Essex & Herts Air Ambulance doesn’t just stop at fundraising events. Take a look at our ideas list and Christmas gallery below to see the number of different ways you can support us this Christmas!

  • Lights for Flights – illuminate your home with lights and decorations and collect donations
  • Make a donation in lieu of sending cards or gifts
  • Organise a carol concert
  • Arrange a gift wrapping service
  • Volunteer your time at one of our festive collections (see collection calendar below)
  • Organise a mulled wine evening or a coffee and mince pie morning
  • Host an office Christmas lunch
  • Run a Christmas fair, raffle or tombola
  • Organise or take part in a Santa Run
  • Arrange a Christmas jumper day

Whatever your fundraiser, our elves can supply you with donation envelopes or collection boxes to help you along your merry way. Click the ‘Get your fundraising pack’ button above.

Festive bucket collections and events

We will be sending our own elves out across Essex and Hertfordshire to the below locations, where you will be able to donate your spare cash. Included in the below calendar are events being held by our amazing supporters.


Santa isn’t the only one flying this Christmas…

Find out more ways to support us this season here.


Call us: 0345 2417 690

Lottery Hotline: 0345 2417 688

Donate: Text ‘HELI’ to 70588 to give £5

You will be charged £5, plus your standard network rate. 100% of your donation will go to Essex & Herts Air Ambulance (EHAAT). By texting, you agree that EHAAT may phone or text you to tell you about our work. If you would prefer not to hear from us again, text HELI NO to 70588.

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Essex & Herts Air Ambulance Trust is a registered charity in England and Wales (1108989). Registered company in England and Wales (05397840). Registered address: Flight House, The Business Centre, Earls Colne Business Park, Earls Colne, Colchester CO6 2NS.

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