Support us

CIGB gratefully receives support from church denominations, businesses, and individuals.

We are co-ordinated by a voluntary management committee that is made up of business and church representatives.

Support takes many forms:  eg  volunteer time, finance, prayer, or engagement.

We publish a regular newsletter with information about opportunities, issues and news of what we are doing.

Church members tend to support us by

  • Prayer

  • Invitations to Church events to hear about our work

  • Finance: over 60% of our income comes from local churches. See below for information on Donations

  • Volunteering for Chaplaincy

Workplaces can support us by:

  • Sharing stories of how we have been of help.

  • Inviting us into your workplace, or using the resources to encourage ‘wholebeing’ at work.

  • Finance: 30% of our income is from donations by local businesses. See below for further information.


CIGB is a registered charity (No 511711). An analysis of our accounts is available in our Annual Reports. You can make donations:

By cheque

Donations can be made in the traditional way by writing a cheque payable to ‘CIGB’.  Please post cheques to  CIGB, 7th Floor, 1 Colmore Row, Birmingham B3 2BJ.  If you are able to, please consider completing a Gift Aid form (see below for downloadable form) and enclosing it with your donation.

From your mobile phone

To make it easier for people to support the work of CIGB financially we have set up a Just Text Giving account. To give text CIGB11 and the amount you want to donate to 70070.  Settlement will take a minimum of 65 days due to the payment cycle.

Texts are charged at your mobile phone operator’s normal rate. The charity will receive 100% of your donation. You must be 16 or over and please ask the bill payers permission.  For full terms and conditions and more information please visit

By Electronic Transfer

If you would prefer to transfer a donation direct from your bank account into the account held by CIGB, our information is as follows:

Sort code:  20-07-71   Account number:  70234060

To ensure that our accounts are kept up-to-date, please let us know the amount you are donating by emailing

Gift Aid your donation to CIGB

If you are a UK taxpayer, you can increase the value of your gift by completing a Gift Aid form.  Please download the form, complete it and return it to us by email to  Alternatively, please print off a copy of the form, complete it and return it to:  CIGB, 7th Floor, 1 Colmore Row, Birmingham B3 2BJ with details of your donation.


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