The Community of Aidan and Hilda is a registered charity (Number 1055306) and all money received is ploughed back into the maintenance of the Open Gate, the support of staff based on the island, and the expenses of members of the Caim Council who need to travel to meetings.
You can make a donation to the Community of Aidan and Hilda using this web page
Payments to the Community are handled by PayPal, but you do not need to have a PayPal account to use the facility - the main credit cards and debit cards are supported.
The security of transactions is handled by PayPal, not this website.
All you need to do is click the Donate button. You will then be transferred to the PayPal pages where you can enter the amount you want to donate, your personal details, etc. Your donation will be credited to the Communty's bank account. The Community Co-ordinator will receive an automatic email detailing your donation and you will receive an email confirmation.
Remains of the old gantry near Lindisfarne Castle