The BFBS Big Salute

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.

The Big Salute has most recently awarded grants to the following charities:

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 will be open to apply for grants from 1st April 2021.

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.