Fundraising ideas

If you are thinking of organising a fundraiser, please get in touch with Paul - 01386 423 456 or 

We have collection tins/buckets and other fundraising materials which we can provide you with, along with support, guidance, tips and ideas on how to set up your fundraiser if you require any help.


Cheques should be made payable to 'Cancer Research UK'

Quick and easy 

  • Give up your guilty pleasure and see how long you can last.

  • Keep your lips sealed for a day and ask for donations

  • Shave off your hair and ask for donations

  • Clear out your house and auction off items you dont need any more

  • Do good deeds for donations

  • Empty your pockets and donate loose change every night for a month

Something active

  • Organise a long walk with friends and family and get sponsored.

  • Turn swiming into a challenge - swim the equivalent of the English channel.

  • Get sponsored for climbing a mountain or taking on the Three Peaks Challenge.

  • Hold a longer zumbathon class and ask dancers for donations or collect sponsorship.

  • Arrange a friendly football tournament and charge teams to enter.

With friends

  • Offer to make and deliver breakfast for your neighbourhood and ask for donations.

  • Hold a quiz night.

  • Hold a themed party and get your friends to pay to take part.

  • Hold a movie night with popcorn and snacks and charge for tickets.

  • Offer your friends and family manicures, facials and pedicures, all in their own home for a fee

At work

  • Hold a cake sale during a coffee or tea break.

  • Donate a day's wage and ask your employer to match your donation.

  • Do a job swap with someone in your office and get sponsored.

  • Office Olympics - see who's the fastets typist? Place your bets and enter.

  • Charge £2 per person to wear something pink to work.


In a group

  • Test everyone's musical knowledge with a musical bingo

  • Host a street party.

  • Hold a raffle with a donated prizes.

  • Host a ball in your school.

  • Strut your stuff in a fashion show and ask local businesses to sponsor the event.

  • Organise a pink themed ball or fancy dress, raising money from tickets sales, food and drinks.

Let's beat cancer sooner