Skip to main content Skip to site footer

Charitable Requests Policy

Charitable donations are an integral part of the MK Dons community programme.

These are fulfilled by the MK Dons Sport and Education Trust, which is the charity attached to the Football Club.

The Dons and the SET are pleased to provide in-kind donations – but no monetary contributions or sponsorships – to a wide variety of non-profit agencies, community organisations, youth sporting groups and schools.

The following information details our procedures and guidelines regarding such donations.

1. The policy for 2017/18 season is to consider requests from organisations which:

  • Are local (within 45 minutes driving time of Stadium MK), and
  • Will benefit children of school age through sport related activities to promote their health and wellbeing.

2. All donation requests must be submitted in writing at least six weeks in advance of the event. No telephone requests will be accepted. Written requests must be submitted on the organisation's official letterhead and include:

  • a) Organisation's name, address and charity number (where applicable).
  • b) Contact name, mailing address and phone number
  • c) Type of event/programme
  • d) Date and Time of event
  • e) Event location
  • f) Beneficiary of the funds raised

3. Charity requests will be considered and then responded to by email or post. This can be up to approximately two weeks prior to the event. We cannot guarantee fulfilment of each and every request due to the number we receive.

4. Charitable donations will only be granted directly to the organisations seeking to benefit from the MK Dons organisation involvement. MK Dons and MK Dons Sport and Education Trust do not provide assistance through fundraising campaigns on behalf of a charity, fundraising companies or third-party representatives.

5. MK Dons Sport and Education Trust’s decision is final and is made based upon the information and criteria above.

6. Please be aware that you can only submit one charitable donation request per football season.

Please mail written request and donation request form to:
Charity Donations
Milton Keynes Dons Sport and Education Trust
Stadium MK
Stadium Way West
Milton Keynes

Alternatively, you can email

Latest News

Match Previews

Preview: Southend United

3 Hours ago

MK Dons will be looking to pick up an invaluable three points on Saturday afternoon as they travel to Essex to face Chris Powell’s Southend United.

Read full article

Fixture News

What we learnt: Micciche's Southend presser

3 Hours ago

Last month, MK Dons put together a run of three wins from four to move from seven points adrift of safety in Sky Bet League One to two points clear of the bottom two.

Read full article

Fixture News

Lewington on 700th apperance and Southend clash

4 Hours ago

If Dean Lewington features against Southend United this weekend it will mark his 700th career appearance, but the Captain said the milestone has to take a back seat as he looks to help MK Dons avoid...

Read full article

Ticket News

Southend tickets - buy at Roots Hall on Saturday!

6 Hours ago

Tickets for Saturday's clash with Southend United can be bought at Roots Hall ahead of kick-off.

Read full article

View more