Fundraising Ideas

Want to do a  fundraiser for the charity, but don’t know where to start?  There are many ways to raise money and, if you need a little inspiration then take a look at our A-Z fundraising ideas. You can contact us to help and support the planning and development of your idea on 041 9805100 or email ann@gkcancersupport.com

 

A

  • Abseil
  • Afternoon tea
  • Art exhibition
  • Arm wrestling contest
  • Auction / Auction of promises

 

B

  • Bag packing
  • Bake sale
  • Balloon race
  • Barbecue / Garden party
  • Beard shaving
  • Bingo
  • Boardgame / Puzzle marathon
  • Bowling night
  • Bridge tournament

 

C

  • Cabaret night
  • Car boot sale
  • Car wash
  • Caribbean night
  • Caroling / Singing
  • Casino night
  • Chess competition
  • Cinema screening
  • Coffee morning
  • Costume contest
  • Costume run / walk
  • Create and sell a CD
  • Cuppa & Cake Morning
  • Cycling events

 

D

  • Dances / Disco
  • Darts match
  • Dinner party
  • Dog walking
  • Dress Down Day
  • Duck race

 

E

  • Eating contest
  • Easter egg hunt
  • Easter party
  • Egg & spoon race
  • Egg rolling
  • Employer matched giving
  • Endurance test

 

F

  • Face painting
  • Fancy-dress days
  • Fashion show
  • Farmer’s market
  • Flower show / sale
  • Football match / 5-a-side football
  • Fortune telling / cookies
  • Front yard/Garage sale
  • Fun run

 

G

  • Games night
  • Gift wrapping
  • Girls night in
  • Give it up
  • Go without
  • Golf tournament
  • Grow a beard / hair
  • Guess the baby’s name
  • Guess the number of sweets in a jar

 

H

  • Handicraft sale
  • Head shave
  • Halloween party

 

I

  • International cuisine dinner party
  • International evening / International day
  • It’s a knockout
  • Ireland got talent contest
  • Irish night / Day

 

J

  • Jailbreak travel contest
  • Jewellery making / selling
  • Jazz night
  • James Bond
  • Juggling marathon
  • Jumble sale

 

K

  • Karaoke night
  • Keep fit
  • Knitting

 

L

  • Ladies night / day
  • Leap Year
  • Learn a new skill day
  • Luncheon / Lunch

 

M

  • Magical night
  • Make and sell greeting cards
  • Marathon events
  • Matched giving
  • Mountain climbing
  • Movie night
  • Musical evening
  • Music and mulled wine evening

 

N

  • Name that tune
  • No smoking / drinking
  • New Year’s Eve dance / party
  • Night in

O

  • Office Collection Day / Office Fundraising
  • Oldies disco night
  • Open Garden / Day
  • Operatic evening
  • Obstacle course

 

P

  • Pamper Day
  • Pajama party
  • Pancake race / Pancake Day / Shrove Tuesday
  • Pay day breakfast
  • Picnic
  • Ping-Pong Tournament
  • Photography exhibition
  • Pop up shop

 

Q

  • Quiz night

 

R

  • Raffle
  • Recycle your fashion
  • Rock ‘n’ Roll
  • Running  a Marathon

 

S

  • Scavenger hunt
  • Secret Santa
  • Skating party
  • Sponsored event
  • Sponsored silence
  • Sponsored swim
  • Swear box
  • Sweepstakes
  • Skydiving

 

T

  • Tea party
  • Themed party
  • Treasure hunt
  • Tug-of-War
  • Tuck shop

 

U

  • Update with a style swap sale
  • University Challenge
  • Uniform free day

 

V

  • Valentine’s Day
  • Vintage sale
  • Vintage party

 

W

  • Walk
  • Wax it
  • Wear it
  • Wheelbarrow race
  • Wine & cheese party
  • Write a book

 

X

  • X-factor competition

 

Y

  • Year to remember
  • Yoga marathon
  • Your own original fundraising idea

 

Z

  • Zumba
  • Zip wire

 

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