Can you make a direct donation to Iris?

Our charity is gradually progressing towards its goals but we need more than ever to help achieve our objectives


Make a donation

The easiest way to make a donation to Iris is online via BTMyDonate click here. This allows Iris to benefit from the entire amount of your donation, apart from any debit or credit card charges, and gives you the opportunity of Gift Aid your contribution.


Participate in a fundraising event

  • The range of fundraising events taking place is growing both in number and type!  If you are looking for a challenge in 2015, here are a few of the more popular events in Scotland.
BUPA Great Edinburgh Run
19 April 2015

BUPA Great Womens 10K Glasgow
17 May 2015 

Edinburgh Marathon Festival - full and half
31 May 2015 

Edinburgh Night Ride (Cycle)
20/21 June 2015 

Reebok Spartans Race, winton House, Pencaitland  
19 July 2015 

Ben Nevis weekend Trek
 14 August 2015
Baxters Loch Ness Marathon
 27 September 2015    


  • Roll of honour.  We are truly grateful to those who have raised funds for Iris.  Some of the events have involved hours of training for a physical challenge, others have involved creativity and flair.  All have been completed by dedicated individuals and their efforts have made a real difference to Iris activities, we salute and thank them all.
Chris Scott 
 £1930    From his John O'Groats to Lands End cycle challenge
The Therapy Rooms UK 
 £1232    From the 'Shave your head, are you BALD enough' world record attempt 
Sarah Urquhart-Taylor
 £800    From her 'Viv made me do it!' challenges
Songbird Naturals
 £2297 to date    Since May 2013, from sales of Zest wax
Waitrose
 £375  From Morningside branch  as a result of their Community Matters fundraising scheme
Annemarie Watson
 £312  From a sponsored walk
Sally Mack
 £3624  From two Edzell fashion shows
Steven Stewart
 £520  From the Moray marathon
Stephen Wilson
 £2400  From 'The West Highland Blister Collectors'
Barclays Wealth Management  
 over £3000    From corporate fundraising events, including a dress down day
Anne & Kirstin Anderson
 £1179  From two BUPA Great Edinburgh Runs

Plus numerous others who made donations, sometimes anonymously, or held Chill and Donate events