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Fundraising Ideas

If you know you want to do some fundraising but you’re not sure where to start, look no further, we have plenty of ideas to get you started. There are endless ways to fundraise but here are a few of our favourites.

If you’re thinking about organising a fundraising event then remember to take a look at our Tips page.


  • Swishing Party
  • Collect Pennies
  • Open Garden Day
  • Buy and Sell on Ebay
  • Give Up Smoking or Alcohol
  • Tupperware or Cosmetics Party
  • Car Boot or Garage Sale
  • Sponsored Chores
  • Sponsored Slim
  • Dinner Party

School, College or University

  • Guess the Weight or Value
  • Rubber Duck Race
  • Bake a Cake Sale
  • Easter Egg Hunt
  • Pantomime
  • Craft Sale
  • Fun Run
  • Disco
  • Beetle Drive
  • Bric-a-brac Stall
  • Non-Uniform Day
  • Pupils vs Teachers
  • Talent or Variety Night
  • Sponsored swim, read or silence

A Community Group, Club or Society

  • Fair
  • Bingo
  • Auction
  • Treasure Hunt
  • It’s a Knock Out
  • Bring and Buy Sale
  • Sponsored Shave or Wax
  • Stand-up Comedy Evening
  • Christmas Carol Singing
  • Music Gig or Concert
  • Coffee Morning
  • Speed Dating
  • Whist Drive
  • Fete


  • Bring a Pound to Work Day
  • Football or Rugby Match
  • Golf Tournament
  • Karaoke Evening
  • Ball or Dance
  • Quiz Night
  • Raffle
  • Swear Box
  • Sweepstake
  • Job Swap Auction
  • Pub Games Night
  • Dress Down or Fancy Dress
  • Enter a Team for a Challenge Event