Gaming to the rescue

What if we told you that gaming or streaming could change the lives of dogs and cats…

Gaming to the rescue

Raise money while you game or stream

Battersea is calling on the nation’s gamers and streamers to pledge their allegiance to Team Rescue and join us in Gaming to the Rescue! Raise money as you game or stream content for Battersea and help rescue dogs and cats level up for their next adventure: a loving new home.

How to get involved

1. Create a fundraising page

Get started by setting up a fundraising page on JustGiving or Tiltify.

2. Choose a challenge

No matter your platform, no matter your game, either online or offline, we’re inviting all gamers and streamers to join Team Rescue and raise money to help rescue dogs and cats at Battersea.

3. Support on social/promote your stream

Let your friends and followers know that you are Gaming to the Rescue. Read our fundraising tips, safe gaming advice and FAQs here.

Connect with our community on Discord

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Unlock exclusive rewards as you fundraise

The more you raise, the more you win! We’re offering gamers and streamers the opportunity to take home exclusive Battersea merchandise. To claim your prize bundle please email gamingtotherescue@battersea.org.uk. Read our terms and conditions here.

Gaming to the rescue branded tote bag

Raise £100 and claim the following exclusive merch:
• Pin badge
• Tote bag
• Water bottle

Gaming to the rescue branded t-shirt in black

Raise £350 and claim the following exclusive merch:
• Pin badge
• Tote bag
• Water bottle
• T-shirt
• Beanie

Gaming to the rescue branded hoodie in black

Raise £500 and claim the following exclusive merch:
• Pin badge
• Tote bag
• Water bottle
• T-shirt
• Beanie
• Hoodie

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Tips and tricks

We’ve put together our tips to help you get started, including fundraising tips, safe gaming advice and our FAQs.

Contact us

Chat with the team on Discord or email us at gamingtotherescue@battersea.org.uk.

Top fundraisers

First placeDr Pengo£1,100
Second placegurgiofdoom£1,051
Third placeThe Realm£707
4Tigzy & Webby£520
5Anniequa£440
6Adam Byford£350
7wilkirksbride£205
8K Hurd£185
9SpiritofSmash£160
10Catherine£147
11Creepers£126
12Thomas Heathday£120
13Matt Dust£100
14Jenny£70
15Sabrina£65

How the money you raise helps the animals at Battersea

£25 could pay for a cat essentials bundle £100

could pay for an essential welcome kit for a dog or cat

£45 could pay for a dog essentials bundle £300

could pay for a ‘Mums & Pups’ bundle

£85 could pay for a small dog enrichment bundle £550

is the weekly cost of caring for, housing, and feeding one cat at Battersea

£300 could pay for a mum and puppies essentials bundle £700

is the weekly cost of caring for, housing, training and feeding one dog at Battersea

£85 could pay for a small dog enrichment bundle £1,000

could pay to microchip 500 animals at Battersea