Make a donation

With your support we are bringing beauty, dignity and opportunity to communities left ravaged by the effects of war. Every donation we receive directly supports gardening projects and initiatives in refugee and IDP communities. 

Donate online

We welcome one-off donations as well as regular donations via Direct Debit. Make a secure online donation by clicking on one of the below buttons. (Alternatively, scroll down the page for other ways to donate.)

Make a donation from the USA or
internationally via the Communities Foundation of Texas.

Make a donation in a range of currencies, including AUD (A$), CAD (C$), EUR (€), GBP (£) and USD ($), via JustGiving.

How your donation makes a difference

  • £10 / $12 could provide refreshments at a community garden helping people socialise and spend time gardening
  • £30 / $37 could help provide prizes for refugees and internally displaced people taking part in our garden and cooking competitions
  • £50 / $61 could help provide topsoil and compost in our community gardens enabling people to grow what they need
  • £100 / $122 could help provide an LTT Camp Co-ordinator to help with distributing seeds, plants and trees to displaced people
  • £1,000 / $1,219 could help create a new garden providing an area of green space where community members recovering from trauma can spend time tending a garden, planting seeds and re-connecting with nature
  • £50,000 / $61,780 could help us set up a new community garden for people in need in a camp and help with on-going staffing and running costs

Other ways to donate

Donate by bank transfer

If you would like to make a donation by direct bank transfer, make a gift in your will or give to Lemon Tree Trust by another means, please contact us at [email protected] and we can send you the appropriate details and discuss your preferences.

Send a cheque

To donate in GBP (from the UK or internationally):

To add Gift Aid to your donation (UK only), please download the form here or email [email protected].

Cheques should be made payable to ‘Prism the Gift Fund’ and sent to:
Laura Evans
Prism the Gift Fund (re: Lemon Tree Trust)
20 Gloucester Place
London W1U 8HA

To donate in USD (from the US or internationally):

Cheques should be made payable to ‘Communities Foundation of Texas’ and ‘Lemon Tree Trust’ should be noted in the memo line on the cheque.

Cheques should be sent to:
Communities Foundation of Texas (re: Lemon Tree Trust),
5500 Caruth Haven Lane,
Texas 75225,

Give a special and lasting present – the gift of gardens and gardening

We’ve made it easier to gift the joy of gardening. When you make a donation to Lemon Tree Trust on behalf of someone special, you can send them our downloadable design, accompanied by your own personalised message.

STEP 1: First, make a donation to Lemon Tree Trust: If using JustGiving, you’ll be given the opportunity during the payment process to include a personalised message, acknowledging that the donation is made on behalf of the gift recipient’s name. (On JustGiving, once you have entered your bank details, look out for the section called ‘Message’ and click on ‘Add a message of support’. View instructions.)

STEP 2: Next, download our special design and add your personal message: Choose the format that suits your preference:  Opt for our downloadable fillable design, allowing you to type in your message before seamlessly sending it digitally via email. Or select the printable design, enabling you to handwrite a message and tuck it into a greetings card.


Give your Zakat

Give your Zakat to Lemon Tree Trust to help us distribute more seedplants and trees to camp residents so that they have the resources to improve their environment and wellbeing

Corporate supporters – thank you to the following businesses

The following businesses, organisations and people are kindly donating a proportion of their profits to Lemon Tree Trust:  

If you would like to make a donation to Lemon Tree Trust through your business, organisation, project or products, we would love to hear from you. Email [email protected].

Fundraise for Lemon Tree Trust

We welcome all ideas for fundraising. Contact us at [email protected] to tell us your idea and so that we can send you a fundraising pack.

Please note that we do not supply cash collection boxes so ask that you collect the money and then either make a donation online or send a cheque to us. Thank you.

Download our ‘print at home’ poster to promote your fundraising activities and events in support of Lemon Tree Trust.

Donate with JustGiving.Pay with Mastercard, Visa, American Express, PayPal, Bank Transfer, Apple Pay or Direct Debit.

In the UK, Lemon Tree Trust is a restricted fund under the auspices of Prism the Gift Fund, registered charity 1099682.

In the USA, all contributions to Lemon Tree Trust Fund will be received, receipted and under control of Communities Foundation of Texas (CFT), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organisation.


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