How CAF Give As You Earn works

Once you’re signed up to CAF Give As You Earn, the process is easy to manage. Each participating employee submits a Donor Instruction Form to your payroll department explaining what amount they wish to be deducted and where this money should go (the instruction can be changed whenever they wish).

Then there are just three simple steps each payroll run:

How CAF Give As You Earn works

Four ways to give

CAF Give As You Earn is highly flexible payroll giving scheme, offering employees four ways to give:

1. Direct donation

Employees' payments go straight to their chosen charity each payroll.

2. CAF Charity Account

An account especially for giving to charity, enabling staff to hold their funds so they always have money set aside to donate. This gives employees flexibility, allowing them to decide when they want to give, and the facility to top up their account from other sources whenever they wish.

Find out more about the CAF Charity Account.

3. CAF Staff Charity Fund

An account enabling staff to pool their donations as a group. This is a great way to raise money for the causes that you and your staff care about.

Find out more about the CAF Staff Charity Fund

4. CAF Charitable Trust

Employees can set up their own charitable trust without having to appoint trustees or pay legal fees. This is the best way for them to manage their long-term giving.

Find out more about CAF Charitable Trusts.

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CAF Give As You Earn


Download the CAF Give As You Earn application pack to join the number one payroll giving scheme in the UK.

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