Raising Money for Charity

Anyone can raise money for a charity. Not only will you be supporting the charity’s cause, but fundraising can also be fun and rewarding.

If you’d like to raise money for a charity, contact them and they’ll be able to provide you with support or resources to do your own fundraising.

If you’re looking for inspiration, check out these A-Z lists of fundraising ideas from Cafod and Alzheimer’s Society.

If you’d like to donate your time to a charity, you can find out more about volunteering.


For questions about putting on an event, visit the GOV.UK guide to planning a voluntary event, with practical information on common questions about health and safety and licensing.


The Institute of Fundraising has guidance on how to run a collections or a raffle.

If you’re organising fundraising on behalf of a charity that you work or volunteer for, you should be familiar with the Charity Commission’s fundraising guidance and the Fundraising Regulator’s code of fundraising practice.

If you have further questions, the Institute of Fundraising’s frequently asked fundraising questions is a good place to start.


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