Fundraising Ideas

Fundraising Activities

  • Bagging groceries
  • Bobbing for apples
  • Book sale
  • Busking / street choir
  • Car boot sale
  • Car wash
  • Caroling / singing
  • Clothing collection
  • Chocolate sale
  • Create and sell a CD – church music group/band
  • Dog walking
  • Donation bucket
  • Dunk booth (teacher / parent / boss) – wet sponges
  • Face painting
  • Farmer’s market
  • Gift wrapping
  • Guess the number of sweets in a jar
  • Lucky dip
  • Make and sell greeting cards
  • Odd jobs
  • Pamper day
  • Perform magic tricks
  • Personal shopper service
  • Raffle
  • Recycling drive
  • Secret Santa
  • Sell calendars
  • Sell crafts / handmade items
  • Sell ribbons
  • Skill games
  • Skills auction
  • T-shirt fundraiser
  • Tombola
  • Tuck shop
  • Wristband sale

Charity Events

  • Art gallery showing
  • Bake sale
  • Battle of the Bands
  • Bazaar
  • Bowling tournament
  • Carnival
  • Charity auction
  • Charity concert
  • Charity dinner / pot luck
  • Charity race
  • Christmas party
  • Coffee morning
  • Costume contest
  • Craft fair
  • Dance / ball
  • Easter egg hunt
  • Easter egg roll
  • Egg and spoon race
  • Fashion show
  • Fete
  • Golf tournament
  • Karaoke
  • Learn a New Skill day
  • Meet-a-Celeb night
  • Photography exhibition
  • Billards / snooker / pool tournament
  • Pub quiz
  • Quiz night
  • Santa’s grotto
  • Shopping fair
  • Singing contest
  • Skating party
  • Skills raffle
  • Sporting match
  • Street party
  • Talent show
  • Themed fundraising party
  • Treasure hunt
  • Variety show
  • Wheelbarrow race
  • Wine tasting

Sponsored Events

  • Abseil
  • Bad hair day
  • Baked bean bath
  • Baked bean boots
  • Bike ride
  • Dance marathon
  • Dress down day
  • Eating contest
  • Endurance test (e.g. staying awake, standing up, reading)
  • Fancy dress day
  • Fire walking
  • Go without (e.g. drinking, smoking, chocolate, texting)
  • Haircut
  • Mountain climbing
  • Pyjama day
  • Run
  • Shave your head
  • Skydive
  • Sponsored famine
  • Sponsored silence
  • Swim
  • Travel abroad
  • Walk
  • Wax a body part

Photos by Karim Ghantous, Sheelah Brennan and Quino Al.