Below you will find answers to many common questions about Wykeham Week.
What is Wykeham Week?
Wykeham Week is Winchester College’s first ever Giving Week. It’s a chance for the entire Community – OWs, pupils, parents and staff to come together, celebrate our boarding houses and support our fundraising towards house bursaries and the Covid-19 Hardship Fund
How can I get involved?
- Become a Wykeham Week Ambassador to help us spread the word amongst your friends about Wykeham Week.
- Participate in our Wykeham Week Challenges.
- Make a gift.
What are we fundraising for?
Wykeham Week will largely promote and support our House Bursaries as well as our Covid-19 Hardship Fund. More details can be found using the buttons at the bottom of this page.
What if I can’t give during Wykeham Week itself?
If you want to give a gift now you can do so here. We will add early Wykeham Week gifts to the platform on the Day.
How do you process my gift and what does it cost?
Debit or credit card gifts are processed via Stripe and their processing fees are as follows:
- Donations made via EU debit or credit cards are charged at 1.2% + 20p
- Donations made via American Express and non-EU transactions are charged at 2.9% + 20p.
I am a US resident, can I make my gift Tax Effective?
If you are a US resident, to make your gift tax efficient, please click hereto donate to the American Friends of Winchester College. Please note your gift will be added to the platform as soon as we have received notification.
I am a Hong Kong resident, can I make my gift Tax Effective?
If you are a Hong Kong resident, to make your gift tax efficient, please click hereto donate to the Hong Kong Friends of Winchester College. Please note your gift will be added to the platform as soon as we have received notification.