Apply to be our 2022 Charity of the Year!

Applications are now being accepted to become Affinity Devon’s Charity of the Year for 2022 as the partnership with Chemo Hero comes to a close.

By working together we will help raise awareness of the charity within our shopping centre and externally through our digital channels.

The new Charity partnership will begin on 1st January 2022 and will last for the full calendar year.



Who can apply?

In order to be considered, charities must meet the following criteria:

  • A not-for-profit charity
  • Applications must be from a local charity which supports local people
  • Have a UK Registered Charity Number
  • Be able to support a number of events throughout the year, providing volunteers to help raise awareness and fundraise when necessary
  • Have existing branding and marketing materials, for example; pop-up banners, information leaflets, branded collection buckets
  • Provide a single contact who can work with us throughout the year


How will we help fundraise and raise awareness?

By being our Charity of the Year you will be provided with the following opportunities:

  • The chosen charity will be able to use the shopping centre throughout the year for any fundraising events and initiatives
  • Be able to take part in fundraising opportunities at centre events
  • Have a charity collection pot in stores across the centre
  • Benefit from donations during our free events in key seasonal periods like Summer and Christmas
  • When available, you will have the opportunity to create a window display showcasing the work of your charity in one of our empty units


How do I apply?

If you’re part of a worthy local charity who would like our support over the next year, download an application form here and send it to Please submit your application by 5pm on 26th November 2021.  Unfortunately we cannot accept applications from individuals who do not work for the charity directly.