As a "Not For Profit" organisation the BWA donates its surpluses to naval chariities and also those community charities nominated by their local warship.
Our current nominated naval charities are:
The provision of funds to aid injuried service personal, those in need or their families along with the development and support of young people is of high importance to BWA members.
The charities are nominated each year by the BWA Charity Board, which also determines the relative dispersal ammounts.
The BWA is a Community Interest Company. It is not, by design, a charity as we did not wish to compete for the "charity pound". We are however, through the success of our membership organisation a charities donor via our surpluses and a fund raiser through our main garden party charity event and raffles.
At the BWA, our "ask" is not one of money, it is that of your time to spend with our sailors. We are a benevolent organisation by virtue of our indirect charity donations.
We work closely with charity partners to promote their good works in the hope that you will be generous towards them. Please direct any givings to: