Gift Wrapping

Gift wrapping is a chore that a lot of people will be happy to let you carry out for them in return for a donation to your charity.

Halloween Fundraising Ideas

Halloween is a hugely popular holiday. Whether you’re planning a whole Halloween event or just want to add some trick-or-treaty flavour to a classic fundraiser, here are some ideas for the scary season.

Halloween Party

Halloween parties have been going on for hundreds of years in many forms and now’s your chance to scare everyone into handing over their hard-earned cash to help a worthwhile cause.

Costume Contest

Are you eager to break out that special outfit? Can’t wait to become your favourite super hero? Are you already dressed up with nowhere to go? You should hold a charity costume contest!

Santa’s Grotto

It’s the most wonderful time of the year — Every child and adult alike is hoping that Santa Claus is coming to town, bringing with him Rudolph the red nose reindeer and spreading joy to the world. Clichés aside, who doesn’t love meeting Santa Claus, getting to sit on his lap and telling him what […]

Christmas Party

Don’t let Santa get stuck in your chimney. Instead, invite him along to your Christmas party and make this year a jolly, holly Christmas! A Christmas party is a great way of starting off the party season with a bang and raise some money for a very worthwhile cause too. Rent a space, decorate it […]

Personal Shopper Service

We all know someone who doesn’t like to go shopping, doesn’t have the time or energy or is unable to get out to the shops. Earn money for your cause by setting up your own personal shopper service. Do someone’s grocery shopping, run their errands or just accompany them around town… all for a small […]

Make and Sell Greeting Cards

Get creative, get artistic and dust off your Blue Peter badge! Everyone loves to receive a card whether it’s for a birthday, anniversary, Valentine’s Day, Christmas or one of the many other card giving occasions. Make it extra special by designing your own hand-made cards and selling them to friends, family, at a craft fair […]

Secret Santa

Secret Santa is the Christmas fundraising version of a lucky dip. Each person donates a wrapped item to a pile of presents and pays a small donation to pick a prize. Popular items are bath sets, mugs, cuddly toys and gag gifts. See also: Lucky Dip


Make the most of the season and the most of those vocal chords! Get a group of friends or family together and go around your neighbourhood singing carols for charity. See also: Christmas fundraising ideas