Octopus Giving


12,000 hours volunteered by Octopus people last year

£300,000 of grants given to charities each year

£40,000 of matched funding donated

Octopus Giving Annual Report

Watch this video to find out what we’ve been up to and hear inspiring stories from our partner charities, GoodGym and Thames21.

Last updated: January 2024

Charity partners
Thames21 volunteers clearing wet wipes
Goodgym volunteers high fiving

What we’ve done

What we’ve done

We’re proud of the time our colleagues contribute to helping our charities. We give back in a number of financial ways too, including through grants, matching funds raised by our employees and additional £20 donations to the charities for every hour an Octopus person volunteers with them.


Contact us

We are currently in the middle of a 3-year partnership with Thames21 and GoodGym. We will be looking for new charity partners in Spring 2024 and more information about this will be available here at that time but do follow Octopus Group LinkedIn to be the first to hear updates.

If you would like to chat about anything outside of our charity partnerships please email us [email protected]

Octopus Giving is the working name of The Octopus Foundation.
Registered Charity Number 1161273.