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Fun Sport Fundraising Ideas That Work

Sport is competitive. To stay in the game, you need funds—facility fees, uniforms, equipment, travel...it all adds up. Team members will always be happy to chip in if they are able, but you can't rely on them alone for those much-needed pounds. Thus, just like...

10 Tips for Planning a Great Charity Walk

Who would want to get exercise while raising money for a great cause? Lots of people! That's what makes a charity walk such a brilliant fundraiser. Having a load of people out exercising in the name of your charity raises its profile within the community, and...

5 Creative Animal Rescue Fundraising Ideas

As anyone with a furry friend knows, they are little balls of love, loyalty, and fun. Everyone should have one. Or two. Or four. That said, many are looking for new homes at animal shelters and with rescue groups. Though adopting them all isn't possible (unless you've...

How to Organise a Charity Concert

Rocking out and raising funds go together like tea and cakes.  People love coming out for a good show in the name of charity. If you're thinking you'd like to forgo the annual dinner and silent auction for something different, or are inspired to raise funds for a...

5 Terrific + Unique School Fundraising Ideas

Though fundraising for your child's school is fun and rewarding, it can be a bit of a stressor. Nevermind putting on the actual fundraiser—coming up with great ideas that can bring in what's needed is the first hurdle. Of course, there are annual holiday fairs and...

How to Create Draw Tickets for a Charity Raffle

Raffle tickets are, of course, essential to running a raffle.  Certainly, running out to get a roll of cloakroom tickets is a good idea for a tombola-style 'do, but for everything else, bespoke draw tickets are best. We're not just saying this because Eventgroove...

How to Put on a Successful Charity Raffle

Whether you're moved by a cause or part of your local PTA, running a charity raffle is likely in your future. It's one of the more effective means of raising funds, either as a standalone effort or ancillary to a benefit event.  That said, if you've never put one...

What is a 50/50 Raffle Draw?

Want to raise funds for your charity fast? Raffles are an effective means, but sourcing appealing prizes can be somewhat of an undertaking. Consider the 50/50 raffle as an alternative! It's a great way to raise funds quickly and with little fuss as you don't have to...

5 Tips for Getting Great Raffle Prizes

Planning a charity raffle in support of your school or chosen cause? You’re going to need some appealing raffle prizes! Getting them while keeping overhead low takes some planning and effort, but all that hustle will be worth it in the end when you reach your...

How to Maximise Raffle Ticket Sales

Holding a raffle is one of the more effective ways to raise funds. The prospect of winning a lovely prize while helping a good cause for the price of a raffle ticket is exciting for most! That said, assuming that "if you hold it, they will buy them" isn’t the best way...

The Moonlight Drive-In Cinema Takes Fans Back to the Future

Movie lovers were able to take in a retro screening of Back to The Future 16th August. The screening was thanks to Moonlight Drive-In Cinema. The Moonlight Drive-In Cinema is the largest drive-in cinema in the UK. “The event was held at Monks Cross Shopping Park in...

Event of the Week: Too Much Music

Too Much Music Holds Acoustic Concert in Glasgow Glasgow’s 13th Note welcomed several bands for Too Much Music’s event, which happened the 15th of April. “The gig was an acoustic gig which featured Mayor Stubbs, Widdy Bond and Shambles Miller who are male solo...