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Donate your leftover currency to The Gate

The Gate have a vision to build a church where everyone is welcome

The Gate is a vibrant church community that was founded in 2006 by the amalgamation of Tilehurst Free Church and Groveland’s Christian Fellowship to share the good news of Jesus and to be a beacon of hope and love in Reading and the surrounding areas. Today there are over 260 people who worship at the Gate across their different communities, including in Tilehurst and Sindlesham. There are many more who benefit from the church ministries including Acorns Nursery School and youth and children’s projects.

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The Gate are working towards creating a much needed space for the community to come together

The charities main building is over 50 years old and is impractical for the growing needs of their multi-generational and multi-cultural community. The Gate have embarked on an ambitious redevelopment programme to create a new multi-purpose facility.

The new multi-purpose church centre will allow people to come together creatively round skills such as art, dance and music. It will allow the community to explore projects that help alleviate serious issues society faces such as food poverty and mental health on a local level, and allow the church community to come together in ways they have not been able to, due to space restrictions.

It is easy to donate your leftover currency to The Gate. To get started, download and fill out The Gate charity exchange form.

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Donate your leftover travel money to The Gate

Do you have a drawer or jam jar, filled with foreign coins, left over travel money from previous holidays? Would you consider donating that forgotten currency to help fund a good cause?

It's easy to donate your leftover holiday cash; Simply fill out our charity exchange form and send it along with your currency to our Datchet office. We will exchange all currency, coins and notes, foreign and domestic, and donate the exchange value plus 5% extra to The Gate.

How much of my donation goes to The Gate?

We donate the complete exchange value plus 5% extra to The Gate. There are no fees, neither do we subtract any commission. You will receive a confirmation email, containing the amount donate. We will share this information with The Gate.

Which banknotes and coins can I donate?

You can donate any coins or notes, foreign or domestic. We will exchange whatever currency you send us and will donate the combined exchange value plus five percent extra to The Gate.

We will exchange currencies listed on our exchangeable currencies page against the exchange rates shows.

All other banknotes and coins will be exchanged against their numismatic value, bullion value or scrap metal value, whichever is higher. It helps if you sort the currency before you send it. But if you are unable to sort your currency, don't worry. We will take care of the sorting and counting free of charge.

Convert leftover currency into cash, fast.

Donate online Or download our postal form