Make a donation
We continue to rely on your generosity to provide our services. There are various ways that you can make a donation to us.
Donate today online with your credit or debit card through My Donate. If you want to organize a fundraising event for us My Donate can advertise your event on their website and collect money from your sponsors online.
We can receive donations by text message through JustTextGiving.
To donate £10 send the message CEMD11£10 to the number 70070
To donate £3 send the message CEMD11£3 to the number 70070
We accept postal donations to our offices in Carlisle and Penrith. Please make cheques payable to “Carlisle Eden Mind”. Please do not send cash in the post.
We accept donations from people at any of our shops.
By donating unwanted goods
You can donate unwanted clothes, bric-a-brac, kitchenware and electrical items to our charity shops in Penrith, Appleby and Carlisle.
What we can't sell in our shops we can usually earn money from through recycling credits and rags sales. Find out more about our charity shops.
By shopping online
Register an account for yourself at Easyfundraising.
Log in to your account before you start shopping. Up to 15% from each purchase you make will be donated to us!
Register an account for yourself at TheGivingMachine
Log in to your account, search for and select Carlisle Eden Mind as one of your chosen charities. Start shopping by clicking on the relevant shop logo, and then shopping online with them as you usually would.
When you click through to a shop from TheGivingMachine™ the retailer will give cash donations to your chosen charities every time you purchase their products or services.!
By browsing the internet
Register an account for yourself at Easyfundraising
Make sure you are logged in, and every time you search the web with easysearch instead of Google or other search providers, you'll be raising funds for us.
You can raise as much as £20 a year for us, just by searching 10 times per day through easysearch.
Become a Member
As a registered Charity and Company Limited by Guarantee, Carlisle Eden Mind is a membership organisation.
Members are entitled to:
- attend and vote at our Annual General Meetings and Extraordinary General Meetings
- to vote election of Trustee/Directors of the organisation
- participate in voting relating to fundamental changes to the nature of the charity
- get invites to other Carlisle Eden Mind events and meetings throughout the year
- receive email and newsletter updates on the work of our charity
Membership runs from April to March and Membership fees currently stand at £5 (or £3 unwaged).
To become a member, please complete the application form below and either return to one of our shops with a cheque to cover membership fees, or complete and pay online. Instructions included on the downloadable form.