Team GiveWheel November 21, 2023
Are you in search of creative ways to raise funds for causes you’re passionate about? Look no further! At GiveWheel, we’ve got you covered with our top five fundraising ideas. Fundraising is a great way to turn good intentions into real-world impact. It’s about more than just raising funds; it’s about the community coming together to make a difference. Whether it’s supporting a cause close to your heart through a charity or a local group, we’re here to kickstart your fundraising journey with some fantastic ideas.
1. Running or Walking for Charity
Why not combine your personal wellness goals with your commitment to social responsibility? With numerous running and walking events taking place in every city, it offers the perfect opportunity for you to register and build the foundation for your fundraising efforts. It is a great way to set and reach your personal fitness milestones and raise funds for fantastic causes. By sharing your goals with friends, family, and on social media, you can draw attention to meaningful issues, potentially inspiring others to participate or contribute to the causes that matter to you.
2. Going Without for a Time Period
We all have our indulgences, be it chocolate, the occasional drink, or spending a bit too much time on social media. Why not choose a specific period of time to temporarily let go of one of these habits for your personal well-being and at the same time, raise funds for a charitable cause? You could even participate in events like Dry July or Sober October, where many others take on the same challenge. It’s a great way to make a positive change in your life while contributing to a meaningful cause.
3. Shaving, Growing, or Colouring for Charity
Why not consider taking on the challenge of growing a moustache, shaving your hair, or even dyeing it a vibrant colour - for a good cause of course! These are simple yet impactful ways to physically demonstrate your support for causes that are important to you. You could even join an event like the World’s Greatest Shave or Movember to connect with a community of individuals who are also taking on similar challenges. It’s a unique and visible way to make a difference while fostering a sense of community with others committed to the cause.
4. Hosting a Night-in
Who doesn’t love the occasional night-in? Why not gather a group of friends and organise a movie night or games night that raises funds for charities. Hosting an event is a lighthearted and straightforward way to involve your friends and family, ensuring everyone has a great time while contributing to a good cause.
5. Running a Morning Tea or Bake Sale
A great approach to engaging your workplace or neighbourhood in your fundraising efforts is by organising a morning tea or a community bake sale. This is a relatively low-cost and accessible way to raise funds. Hosting a morning tea or bake sale is a great way to create a positive impact within the community (and raise funds for great causes while you are at it!). Also, who doesn’t love a sweet treat?
Using GiveWheel as your chosen fundraising platform means you are able to raise funds for all of your favourite charities through a single donation page. It is free for users and for charities (with 0% platform fees). You can decide the percentage of donation and raise funds for as many charities as you would like. If you can’t find your favourite charity on site, get in touch with the team today. We would love to support and help you reach your fundraising goals!