Here are nine more statistics about the programme that lets individuals raise and donate money for their favourite charity on the popular trading site.
- There are more than 10,000 UK charities benefiting from eBay for Charity.
- Last year alone, eBay for charity raised over £19m in the UK.
- £39 is raised every minute in the UK from people buying and selling on eBay.co.uk.
- In the UK over 150,000 charitable listings have been created using the eBay app.
- There have been more than 15,500 phones, tablets and laptops sold via eBay for charity raising over £2m in charity funds.
- In the past year there have been more than 675 cars and bicycles sold in the UK to benefit a charity, raising over £123,000 in charity funds.
- There are over 200,000 charitable listings available in the UK today.
- In the past year nearly 113,000 dresses, jumpers, jeans and handbags have been sold in the UK to benefit charity – the equivalent of one item of clothes for every seat in Wembley Stadium and The Oval cricket ground.
- The total raised by Gift Aid and Donate Now in the UK amounts to an impressive £324,478.
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