Thank you for your interest in donating to Totnes Community Development Society (TCDS), we appreciate donations of any size. Please see below for details on the different ways to donate either as a one off or regularly.

Ways to donate

Bank transfer – email for our bank details so that you can directly transfer TCDS an amount either through online banking or in person at your branch. Please use your name as the reference and let us know how to contact you about your donation, we would like the chance to say thank you!

Cheque – please write a cheque to Totnes Community Development Society and post to TCDS, The Mansion, 36 Fore Steet, Totnes, TQ9 5RP. Please include your contact details with the cheque in case we need to contact you.

Through PayPal – you can use your PayPal account or provide a donation through a Credit Card or Debit Card without a PayPal account. Click here and follow the instructions for either route.

A bank standing order can provide essential funds that we can use to support our work day-to-day – email for our bank detail

You can also leave us Legacy – please email if you are interested in leaving money to TCDS in your will.


Making the most of your donation: Gift Aid

If you are donating as an individual, you can boost your donation by 25p of Gift Aid for every £1 you donate to Totnes Community Development Society (TCDS).

Gift Aid is reclaimed by TCDS from the tax you pay for the current tax year. Your address is needed to identify you as a current UK taxpayer.

In order to Gift Aid your donation you must notify TCDS by informing us at

Please notify Totnes Community Development Society if you want to cancel the gift aid declaration, change your name or home address, or no longer pay sufficient tax on your income and/or capital gains.

If you pay Income Tax at the higher or additional rate and want to receive the additional tax relief due to you, you must include all your Gift Aid donations on your Self-Assessment tax return or ask HM Revenue and Customs to adjust your tax code.

Thank you