The BMF's charity partners

The BMF’s charity partners for 2018 and 2019 are Variety UK and the Rainy Day Trust. Fundraising initiatives will be held at the BMF’s main industry events in 2019 – its Burns’ Night Supper in January, Members’ Day in September and our other events throughout the year.

BMF will also support the Pavestone Rally in June, which aims to raise an amazing £200K.

Rainy Day Trust


The Rainy Day Trust is the only charity which exists solely to help people who have worked in the UK’s home improvement and enhancement industry.  

Working alone and in partnership with other organisations, the Rainy Day Trust provides financial and other assistance to those who have fallen on hard times.

For more information visit

Variety UKVariety UK

We improve the lives of children and young people throughout the UK who are sick, disabled or disadvantaged. 

Variety provides coaches and bespoke wheelchairs, specialist, sensory and recreational equipment for use in the home, school, children’s hospitals and youth centres and creates memorable experiences through “Variety Great Days Out”.

For more information please visit

Variety appeal video

The BMf's Charity partners in 2017 were the Teenage Cancer Trust and the Rainy Day Trust

Teenage Cancer Trust

Teenage Cancer Trust make sure young people don't face cancer alone. They do it by helping young people and their families deal with the many ways that cancer can affect a young person’s body, mind and life.

Teenage Cancer Trust work in partnership with the NHS to bring young people together so they can support each other, doing it from the moment cancer is diagnosed until long after treatment is over.

For more information visit      @TeenageCancer