Support our work

Music is a wonderful gift, but a musician's life can be tough and many need help at times to get out of difficulty. As the leading charity for musicians in the UK, we are a vital lifeline.

Volunteer, fundraise, make a donation, leave a legacy – there are many ways to help and they all make a real difference. The more people get involved, the more we can do to ensure a thriving musical culture in the UK.

Make a donation

Every penny will help us foster emerging talent, support professional musicians in a crisis, and care for people in retirement and old age.

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Regular giving

We would love you to join us and become part of a special Circle of supporters.

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Fundraise for us

Whether you raise £50 through a quiz, £500 running a marathon or £5,000 putting on a concert, it all makes a vital difference.

Giving in Memory and Celebration

Celebrate the importance of music to the life of a friend or family member.

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Gifts in wills

Invest in the future of music by leaving a gift in your Will and providing a legacy for future generations.

Corporate support

There are many ways for companies and their staff – from multi-nationals to family firms -  to support our work and express their love for music.

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Who we have helped

To understand the difference your support makes, meet some of the people we help.

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Donate your time, skills and expertise to help musicians. Our work relies on volunteers and your contribution is always greatly appreciated.

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Who we have helped

Help Musicians UK is a vital lifeline for thousands of professional musicians. Watch this snapshot of our work.



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