It’s so easy to buy and sell items on eBay and support WaterAid!


If you have items to sell on eBay then why not donate some of the income you receive to WaterAid?

eBay make it really easy through their eBay for Charity programme. You can choose to donate anything between 10 - 100% of your final selling price, helping some of the world's poorest people gain access to clean water and sanitation.

  • £28,000 is raised on eBay for Charity every day
  • An eBay for Charity item sells every minute

If you already sell items on eBay, or would like to, it's easy to donate a percentage of the final sale price to WaterAid. Just follow these simple instructions:

  1. Go to the Sell page on eBay for Charities page and choose 'Start selling now'.
  2. Write a description of your item and make sure you choose 'Advanced Sell', eBay will then ask you to sign into My eBay. You will need to register if you don't already have an eBay account.
  3. Complete the required fields to sell your item. When you reach the charity box, just below where you set your price, select WaterAid from the drop-down menu. This will automatically change your listing to an eBay for Charity listing and display the charity bow:
  4. Select a percentage of the sale you would like to donate to WaterAid. You can donate anything from 10 - 100%
  5. Complete the rest of the listing and submit your sale. It's as easy as that!

Selling something extraordinary? eBay have a host of tips for 'special auctions' – and please do let us know too (email link to [email protected])


Whether you're new to eBay or a regular shopper, it's time to get bidding.

We have a variety of unusual and collectable items for sale from our generous supporters, and a percentage of the final sale price (anything from 10 to 100%) will go to WaterAid.

View current listings now - please bid generously!