soldiers having a SSAFA big brew up

The Big Brew Up

Put the kettle on for our Forces and their families

Make a big difference to the lives of serving men and women, veterans and their families.

The Big Brew Up is SSAFA's biggest fundraising event of the year — and it’s really easy to take part!

We’re asking you, wherever you are in the world, to hold a tea party to raise money for SSAFA.

Sign up for the Big Brew Up

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Sign up and get everything you need for your event

Pay your Big Brew Up money in to SSAFA

Pay your money in

Last year you raised over £100,000 – thank you so much!

Meet our Big Brew Up Ambassadors

Your Big Brew Up will make sure that SSAFA can help more Forces families in need.

The results of SSAFA's tea survey

Our tea survey results in

Prince Harry, Builders tea and a digestive biscuit – the perfect tea drinking combo, according to the Great British public

How SSAFA helps our Forces

How we helped the Larkin family

The people you help

The money you raise makes a real difference

Your support for our Forces


buys food vouchers for those without money to eat


pays for a caseworker to visit someone who needs help


pays to train a mentor to support Forces leavers