There are a variety of ways that people can donate to Freegle nationally, either by direct payment or by using services that donate to a chosen charity. (see Donations for Freegle for details).
The website also has a facility to donate - https://www.ilovefreegle.org/donate - and members are asked to help on Freegle Direct group pages when they have completed a successful transaction.
Occasionally, there are competitions that Freegle nationally have entered, examples:
Freegle UK won the March 2013 Direct Debit Big Break competition. The winners were decided by popularity via online voting.The gross amount was £2000, net £1928.
We took part in an online voting competition, Upgrade Your World, run by Microsoft as part of their promotional launch of Windows 10. Freegle was one of the winners, receiving $50,000. See Upgrade Your World 15/10/15
See  for nice comments received on Facebook as part of the voting.
October 2016 and October 2017
An online voting competition run by Ebay. Ebay My Favourite Charity In 2016 we won the second award of £3000 Ebay My Favourite Charity 2016. We are currently promoting the 2017 competition Ebay My Favourite Charity 2017.
We submitted an entry to the Aviva Community Fund, via our insurers Naturesave. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1cz33nH0CWvwhBSYsLwEveXC4aJZ4EudypeS2e6NJ_0g/edit#heading=h.9p6cj7x72h4v