Shopping online

There are currently four ways by which you can help raise funds for ME Research UK while shopping online.


AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support ME Research UK every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your selected charity.


To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You may also want to add a bookmark to to make it even easier to return and start your shopping. On your first visit to you need to select ME Research UK to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping.

Amazon will donate 0.5% of the net purchase price (excluding VAT, returns and shipping fees) of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to ME Research UK.

There are even extensions available – Smilematic (for Firefox) and Smile Always (for Google Chrome) – which will redirect you when you shop at Amazon without the need to remember to go to AmazonSmile!

There is even an AmazonSmile app – full details.


With you can shop online at many of your favourite stores and raise vital funds at the same time. The process is simple – just click the logo below to go to the ME Research UK Shopping page, and then click the pink “Support this cause” button to register us as your cause, and start shopping.


The range of stores is amazing – covering most high street shops and many online retailers. It doesn’t cost you anything extra to shop via, and there are scores of special offers and discounts too. Tell your friends – fundraising really is this easy, and there’s even a short video to help.



You can help us by using search engine, which gives money to ME Research UK every time you search the web. It’s a simple way to raise vital funds, and it won’t cost you or ME Research UK a penny – and to date we’ve raised over £4,800! works like any other search engine, allowing users to search for information, news and images, but users also specify a charity to benefit from their clicks. It’s a simple, straightforward way of supporting ME Research UK, so please get started by visiting our dedicated Everyclick search page.

eBay for Charity

eBay for Charity, run by the PayPal Giving Fund, helps charities raise money by enabling eBay sellers to give some or all of their sale proceeds to their favourite charitable organisations. Alternatively, you can make a donation to the charity. Click the logo below to visit the ME Research UK eBay for charity page.