MODULE: Your Finances
Fundraising for Charity
Your society can be a brilliant platform to fundraise from.
Crowdfunding platforms such as ‘JustGiving’ are a great way to raise money for charity virtually. Think of a challenge your society could do?
12 hour Danceathon? Stairs Everest? These are some of the many campaigns already set up that you can sign-up to or why not or set your own challenge?
Then get all of your society members friends and family to donate. Here are some Top 10 Crowdfunding Tips
Cake Sales – These are a super popular way to fundraise find out more about cake sales here
Raffle – Gathering Prizes from your local town or community and raffle them off, this can be a great to raise funds.
Quiz or Karaoke Night – Put on a event and charge an entry fee that you can later donate to charity.
Teach a class in your favourite hobby – Just simply ask for a small fee for taking part and learning a new skill.
Coffee Morning – This is a really nice way to raise money collectively, and Macmillan for example can even provide you with resources to use at the event.
Sweepstake – Name the Teddy Bear / cost of bear £5
(£1 a guess / 25 names to choose from / winner gets Teddy! = £20 profit) Can replicated with any theme