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Fundraising Promise


Give with Confidence

Scotland’s Charity Air Ambulance is a member of the Fundraising Standards Board (FRSB), which was recently taken over by the new Fundraising Regulator. This means that you can donate money to us with complete confidence. Find out more about the fundraising promise that we have made below

Our Fundraising Promise

We are members of the Fundraising Standards Board (FRSB) self-regulatory scheme. The FRSB works to ensure that organisations raising money for charity from the public do so honestly and properly. As members of the scheme, we follow the Institute of Fundraising’s Codes of Fundraising Practice and comply with the key principles embodied in the Codes and in this Promise

We are Committed to High Standards

We do all we can to ensure that fundraisers, volunteers and fundraising contractors working with us to raise funds comply with the Codes and with this Promise

We comply with the law including those that apply to data protection, health and safety and the environment

  • We are Honest and Open
  • We tell the truth and do not exaggerate
  • We do what we say we are going to do
  • We answer all reasonable questions about our fundraising activities and costs. Please contact us, visit our website or see our Annual Report if you require further details

We Are Clear

  • We are clear about who we are, what we do and how your gift is used
  • Where we have a promotional agreement with a commercial company, we make clear how much of the purchase price we receive
  • We give a clear explanation of how you can make a gift and amend a regular commitment
  • We are Respectful
  • We respect the rights, dignities and privacy of our supporters and beneficiaries
  • We will not put undue pressure on you to make a gift and if you do not want to give or wish to cease giving, we will respect your decision
  • If you tell us that you don’t want us to contact you in a particular way we will not do so
  • We are Fair and Reasonable
  • We take care not to use any images or words that cause unjustifiable distress or offence
  • We take care not to cause unreasonable nuisance or disruption
  • We are Accountable

If you are unhappy with anything we’ve done whilst fundraising, you can contact us to make a complaint

We have a complaints procedure, a copy of which is available on request. If we cannot resolve your complaint, we accept the authority of the FRSB to make a final adjudication

We adhere to the fair complaints procedure. You can also make a complaint directly to the FRSB at:

Fundraising Standards Board,
Hampton House,
20 Albert Embankment,
London,
SE1 7JT

Email: complaint@frsb.org.uk