Six ways to have fun and make a difference this summer
5 July 2018
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!
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!
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!
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.
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.
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!
However you choose to support poor families this summer, let everyone know about it with one of our adaptable posters.