Home for Christmas 2017

Support Missing People this Christmas

Every 2 minutes someone goes missing in the UK. For their families, the thought of an empty chair at the Christmas dinner table is just heart-breaking.

Your gift of £15 can reunite families Our appeals for missing people really do make a difference 

Your gift of £30 can bring hope Every day we work to support families find ways to cope with their distress when a loved one goes missing 

Your gift of £50 can have a wide-reaching impact Our return home support can put the right steps in place to ensure that a vulnerable person can find a place of safety 

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Get into the Christmas spirit and raise funds for missing people and their families this festive season. A great place to begin is our fantastic fundraising pack, which you can request here. We've also added a few festive fundraising suggestions to tinsel-ate you below.

Christmas fundraising ideas...

Santa Dash 2017

From Lapland to London – thousands of Father Christmasses will descend on Victoria Park on the 3 December in a bid to raise incredible funds for charity! So join team Missing People for the annual Santa Run 2017. Tackle the 5km or 10Km courses and become a charity hero. 

Mince pies and mulled wine

Get merry by holding a mince pie and mulled wine event at your home. Bring colleagues together for some festive sweet treats and raise funds for missing people and their families.

Christmas jumpers and bobble hats

Dust off your Christmas jumpers and bobble hats. Invite your friends over, put on your best (or worst!) Christmas outfits and make a donation to support Missing People's Home for Christmas campaign.

Host a Christmas bake-off

Do you fancy yourself a master baker? Invite your friends and loved ones to create their favourite festive treats and prepare for an afternoon/evening of fun and festive cheer. Ask each bake-off entrant to make a small donation to Missing People on the day.

Hold your own Christmas collection

Are you part of a church or community group? You can show your support for Missing People by hosting your own Christmas collection for us.

Breakfast with Santa Claus

Polar pancakes, Christmas croissants, mistletoe muffins! Ask your local school to host a breakfast with Santa Claus. Request a small donation and prepare for a morning of fun that is sure to delight and excite all children this festive season.

Need collection tins, t-shirts, balloons or anything else to make your fundraising activity really sing? No problem. Drop an email to our team on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we'll get back to you as soon as we can. You can also call us on 020 8392 4566 to chat through any concerns, ask questions or request materials.

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