Sign up for the Great British Garden Party

Think sunshine, cake and flowers! Gather your friends and family for a garden get-together in aid of some of the UK’s best-loved nursing and health charities. Every penny you raise will make a difference.

Choose a date to host your own Great British Garden Party event.

Inspiration and tools to help you prepare your event.

Enjoy your day with our handy fundraising tips and ideas.

Donate the funds you raise.

A big garden get-together and everyone's invited

“I’m delighted to invite you to join me in gathering friends, family and colleagues for a Great British Garden Party this year. We’re inviting everyone to get together in their garden, green space or office and to join in the fundraising for the vital nursing and health charities supported by the National Garden Scheme; charities that so many of us, our family and friends often rely on in times of need.”

Why hosting a Great British Garden Party means so much

Every penny raised through our annual fundraiser, the ‘Great British Garden Party’ makes a difference to the vital nursing and health charities we support. As the single largest funder of Marie Curie’s work, the longest standing partner of Macmillan Cancer Support and a key funder for Hospice UK, Carers Trust, Parkinson’s UK and The Queen’s Nursing Institute our consistent and generous funding is of significant importance to the continuing operations of these charities.

How to host – getting creative

Thank you to all those who got involved in 2022. Together you raised a magnificent £30,000 to help support some of our best-loved nursing and health charities

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Our donations in 2023

Donor 1
Donor 2 £450,000
Donor 3 £450,000
Donor 4 £450,000
Donor 5 £425,000
Donor 6 £350,000
Donor 7 £350,000
Donor 8
Donor 9 £100,000
Donor 10 £90,000
Donor 11 £80,000
Donor 12 £281,000
Donor 13 £260,000