About the Big Salute

The BFBS Big Salute is an annual campaign that raises vital funds for armed forces charities. It is separate to grants awarded under the BFBS Welfare Fund scheme.

Dame Agnes Weston's Royal Charity for The Naval Service; Fares4Free; Felix Fund; FirstLight Trust; Help 4 Homeless Veterans; Home-Start Hampshire; Horseback UK; KartForce; On Course Foundation UK; Royal Caledonian Education Trust; The Not Forgotten Association; The Sir Oswald Stoll Foundation; Turn to Starboard; Veterans In Action and Waterloo Uncovered.

Applications are now open for grants. The deadline is 31st July 2020.

Donate and raise funds

If you would like to fundraise for the BFBS Big Salute there are loads of ways to get involved.

You can donate direct via JustGiving or fundraise from your own event – here are some examples of how military and civilian communities have helped our beneficiaries.