Six ways to have fun and make a difference this summer

5 July 2018

Get together, have fun and raise funds this summer with our toolkits!

Get together, have fun and raise funds this summer with our toolkits!

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As the weather warms up and the nights get longer we've got everything you need to help you have a long summer of fundraising!

Whether you want to hold a outdoor coffee morning, an al fresco curry night or a traditional cake sale at the summer fete, we've got six easy-to-use toolkits to support your marvelous money-raising.

1. Fundraise with a CAKE SALE

The original and possibly the best fundraising event - follow our step by step guide to make sure this summer's cake sale is the biggest yet! Use our Iced honey cake recipe to ensure you're crowned master baker, as well as top fundraiser!

Download your Cake sale fundraising toolkit

2. Spice things up with a CURRY NIGHT

Give a twist to a foodie fundraiser by holding a curry night with your friends. We've got an authentic curry recipe from Bangladesh for you to try and ideas for competitions that will really heat things up!

Download your Curry night fundraising toolkit

3. Organise a SPONSORED WALK

While the sun is shining, why not gather your friends and family for a sponsored walk? A fundraising ramble is great way to keep fit and collect sponsorship and we've got all the advice you need to keep all your intrepid trekkers safe!

Download your Sponsored walk fundraising toolkit

4. Test your friends at a CAFOD QUIZ 

Here's your perfect starter for 10! Whether you take over your local's regular pub quiz, or host your own evening of quizzical fun, check out our toolkit to find tips, question sheets and those all important answers.

Download your Quiz fundraising toolkit

5. Have fun at a COFFEE MORNING

Another classic fundraising event - make your coffee morning stand out by holding it outdoors this summer! We've got all the advice you need to recruit helpers, set up stalls and pay in the funds that you raise.

Download your Coffee morning fundraising toolkit

6. Raise funds at a JAMBOREE

Make a difference with jam! Making jams, chutneys and preserves from summer fruit is the perfect sunny fundraiser and you can even serve afternoon tea with your homemade jams to ensure people stick around!

Download your Jamboree fundraising toolkit

However you choose to support poor families this summer, let everyone know about it with one of our adaptable posters.

We'd love to hear about your plans and see your pictures so get in touch on Facebook @CAFOD, Twitter @CAFOD or Instagram @CAFOD

Still can't decide on a fundraising event?

Try out our fundraising quiz!

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