A-Z of Fundraising Ideas

Sometimes all you need to start raising money for WESC Foundation is a little inspiration and a good idea.

Here’s our A-Z of charity fundraising ideas to help support our work with visually impaired children and young people.

Let us know if there’s anything we’ve missed out, or get in touch to let us know about your event.

fundraising@wescfoundation.ac.uk or 01392 454334

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A

Abseil, Assault Course, Auction, Aerobics Event, Apple Dunking, Archery.

B

Bake Off, Bring & Buy Sale, Beetle Drive, BBQ, Bingo, Ball, Blind Date, Bike Ride, Back to Front Day, Ben Nevis Challenge, Bungee Jumping, Balloon race, Beard shave.

C

Chocoholics Party, Conker Championship, Car Washing, Coin Collection, Car Boot Sale, Cake Stall, Canyoning, Craft Fair, Cycle Challenge, Count the sweets competition, Cricket Competition, Cake bake, Children’s Fun Day, Coffee morning, Carol singing.

D

Disco, Dog Walk, Dress Down Day, Doughnut eating (no licking of lips!), Darts Competition, Driving Challenge, Duck Race (rubber duck), Dance competition.

E

Egg & Spoon Race,  Egg Painting, Easter Egg Hunt, Environment Day, Exhibition, Expert Talk, eBay (our very own eBay store).

F

Fetes, Fun Run, Fishing, Flying, Fashion Show, Flower Show, Football Tournament, Fancy dress day, Film nights.

G

Guess the Weight, Golf Tournament, Garden opening.

H

Heritage Walk, Halloween Party, Horse Show, House-to-House Collection, Hair Braiding/Beading.

I

Irish Evening, Ice-Skating, International Evening, It’s-a-Knockout.

J

Jumble Sale, Jazz Night, Joke-a-thon, Jigsaw Marathon, Jelly Race, Juggle-a-thon, Jewellery making/selling.

K

Karaoke, Knitting, Kite-Flying, Karting Challenge.

L

Leap Frog, Limbo Competition, Litter Picking, Lunches, Lawn Mowing, Line-Dancing, Lotter­ies.

M

Magic Show, Marathons, May Fair, Morris Dancing, Musical Evening, Marshmallow Eating.

N

New-to-You Sale, Nature Trail, Non-Uniform Day, Name the Teddy.

O

Odd Job Day, Origami, One Day of Silence, Outgrown Clothes Sale.

P

Pool Competition, Pancake Race, Painting Competition, Pig Roast, Parachuting, Predict Baby’s Weight.

Q

Quizzes, Quality Used Goods Sale.

R

Raffle, Rock Concert, Race Night, Rowing, Read-a-thon, Rugby Match, Rounders Tournament.

S

Swim-a-thon, Silent Auction, Sponsored Spell/Silence/Shave, Sack Race, Scalextric Grand Prix, Skydive, Sponsored Hike.

T

Three-legged Race, Tug-o-War, Treasure Hunt, Talent Night, Twister-a-thon,Tombola, Tea Dance, Toy appeal, Themed evenings.

U

Unicycle Challenge, Used Stamps/Printer cartridges

V

Vegetarian Evening, Video-a-thon, Valentines Day Event, Variety Show.

W

Welly throwing, Wine Tasting, Walks, Worm Races, Wheelbarrow Race.

X

Xmas Fair/Dinner/Party/Cards. X-Files Quiz.

Y

Yoga, Yacht Racing, Yodelling Competition, Yo-Yo Marathon.

Z

Zany Fancy Dress Day, Zebra Evening, Zoo Outing, Zoo quiz.