Making a donation

The men and women of D-Day hold a special place in the nation’s heart and with your help they will be honoured and remembered.

The D-Day Story brings to life the reality of war and the experiences of the men and women in the services and on the home front who took part. A programme of events for schools and activities for families as well as opportunities for online research will help to share the story with a broad and diverse audience.

Help to ensure that future generations will remember the sacrifices made for us in 1944.

Donate online

£20 or more to treasure the memories of D-Day and the people who lived through it.

Give now by text: Text “DDAY44” followed by £2 or £5 or £10 to “70070”

Other ways of giving

Set up a direct debit*: for a regular donation. Please download and complete our bankers order form and return it to the address below.  The form is set up for 4 years, but do please alter this if you wish to give over a longer period.

Donate by cheque*:  Please make payable to ‘The Portsmouth D-Day Museum Trust’ and sent to D-Day Development Office, c/o Portsmouth Museum, Museum Road, Portsmouth PO1 2LJ

Give a gift of shares: please contact us to let us know about your intentions

Leaving a legacy in your Will when you die: you can help the Trust achieve its mission in a way that you might not be able to do in your lifetime, please email jane.mee@portsmouthcc.gov.uk for more information. Please mention ‘Legacy’ in the subject line of your message.

Donate to the Normandy Memorial Wall: you can get an engraving for individual bricks or whole plaques by donating to the Normandy Memorial Wall project. Find out more here.

*Give more at no extra cost by Gift Aid

If you pay income tax in the UK, please also download and complete our donation form which has a Gift Aid declaration on it. This will enable us to reclaim an extra £2.50 on every £10 you give, at no cost to you.