Menu Donate Request our help

Helpline: 0300 102 1919

Latest news and blogs

  • Bronze Software Labs wins 'Most Innovative' award

    Ever wondered what it was like to pilot a Spitfire? Bronze Software Labs created an augmented reality app, enabling viewers to experience the iconic British aircraft and raise funds for the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund at the same time. Their brilliant app and generous support were recognised by the RAF Benevolent Fund yesterday evening with an award for Most Innovative Corporate Fundraising.

    Press Release

  • RAF Marham fundraising group win top award

    A small team of dedicated fundraisers from RAF Marham won the 'Volunteer Fundraising Team of the Year' award from the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund yesterday evening.

    Press Release

  • Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund honours stand-out supporters

    Each year the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund spends millions to help over 60,000 members of the RAF family; a feat which wouldn't be possible without the help of thousands of supporters. In appreciation, the RAF Benevolent Fund paused yesterday evening to thank its stand-out donors and volunteers at an awards ceremony held at the Royal Institute of British Architects in London and sponsored by Lockheed Martin UK.

    Press Release

  • Cheshire businessman donates Bomber Command Memorial maquette to RAF Benevolent Fund

    Philip Jackson's sculpture placed at the heart of the Bomber Command Memorial in Green Park has won resounding reviews from the public and art world alike, winning the Marsh Award for Excellence in Public Sculpture in 2013. The Memorial is regularly voted one of London's most popular tourist attractions, according to Trip Advisor.

    Press Release

  • Couple's year-long fundraising mission to raise money for the RAF Benevolent Fund

    Kevin and Amie Ogilvie are raising money for the RAF Benevolent Fund throughout 2014 as way of saying thank you for the support we gave them after Kevin was seriously injured in an explosion in Afghanistan. 

  • Llandudno Air Show supports the RAF Benevolent Fund

    The RAF Benevolent Fund is delighted to have been chosen as one of the nominated charities for the Llandudno Air Show that takes place on Saturday 24 May 2014. Our Regional Fundraiser, Cerys Sadler tells us more about what is set to be a fantastic air show.

  • The Garden Centre Group digs deep for the RAF Benevolent Fund

    The Garden Centre Group is bringing patriotism to flower beds across the country with the launch of their red, white, and blue themed seed packets commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Great War and honouring those who served their country both then and now.

    Press Release

  • "Sharing the good work of the RAF Benevolent Fund"

    Samantha Budde is our Public Relations Officer who began working for the Fund in February. In this guest blog, Samantha tells us about her role and about her first few months working for the charity.

  • Woolaston veteran launches 'eggsellent' fundraiser for the RAF Benevolent Fund

    Retired RAF Squadron Leader Brian Gibbs has been joined in his fundraising efforts for the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund by some very unusual ladies – his flock of 13 laying hens and three ducks!

    Press Release

  • My motorcycling adventure in aid of the RAF Benevolent Fund

    This September a mammoth motorcycle ride to the Netherlands is taking place to raise funds for the RAF Benevolent Fund and Motorcycle Outreach. In this blog the organiser, Simon Dufton, tells us more about this motorcycling adventure.

Sign up to receive the RAFBF e-newsletter