A-Z of Fundraising Ideas

Get inspired with our tried-and-tested ways of raising money for Whizz Kidz

Want to raise money for Whizz Kidz but need more ideas of what to do? You’re on the right page! We have loads of instant inspiration listed from A to Z. Don’t forget that whatever you decide on, every action you take, and every pound you make will help young wheelchair users go further.

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A for Afternoon Tea

At work, school or with your friends and family, make some yummy treats, raise your pinky when you drink and ask for donations to join

B for Birthday Fundraising

Want to do something incredible for your birthday this year? Set up a Facebook Birthday Fundraiser and ask for donations

C for Climbing

Get sponsored to climb your stairs the equivalent of steps it takes to climb major global landmarks - think the Eiffel Tower, Kilimanjaro or even Mount Everest!

D for Dress Down Day

Dress down (or up!) for school or work- ask everyone to donate to get involved and don't forget to tag us in photos on social @WhizzKidzUK

E for Eurovision

Or use another event to create your own sweepstake to raise funds

F for Film Night

Get your mates round, snacks in, and everyone makes a donation to watch a film, or binge watch a series!

G for Games Night

Get together with your friends and family for a games night with a twist - all pay to enter and spilt the total between the winner and Whizz Kidz.

H for Head Shave

Go old school and lose those locks for Whizz Kidz

I for International

Did you know that we have some international sponsored events that you could take on? Contact events@whizz-kidz.org.uk.

J for JustGiving

It is quick and easy to set up your own online JustGiving fundraising page, that’s bespoke to your event! You can share it with friends and family to encourage them to donate to Whizz Kidz, helping us support many more young wheelchair users.

K for Karaoke

Do you fancy yourself as bit of a singer, or know all the words to Bohemian Rhapsody? Even if you don’t why not find a venue (it could be home, office or even a real karaoke bar!), charge an entry fee, or donate per song and fundraise.

L for the London Marathon

What else could it be?! Sign up today

M for Match Funding

Before you start your fundraising, ask your work if they offer match funding to double your impact on Whizz Kidz

N for Night In

Swap your night out for a night in and self donate the difference to Whizz Kidz. Pick a great film, grab your PJs and enjoy your night!

O for Open Mic Night

Calling all singers, musicians, comedians, magicans and everyone inbetween - host your own open mic night! Reach out to a local pub to see If they will donate the venue and simply charge an entry fee and ask for donations on the night

P for Playlist

Listen to music when running? Your friends and family get to pick their favourite (or not!) song to add to your playlist to listen to on the day - for a small fee!

Q for Quitting

Whether its your morning coffee, chocolate or that little tipple, get sponsored to give something up! You don’t have to wait for January or Lent…

R for Recycling

Got a few things in your wardrobe gathering dust? Get yourself down to a carboot or using an secondhand app to sell things you don't wear anymore and donate the money

S for Skydive

Take on the only challenge where you can fly like a bird for Whizz Kidz. Contact events@whizz-kidz.org.uk.

T for Tournament

At work or with your friends and family, get into teams, pay to enter your team and host a tournament for Whizz Kidz - it could be football, wheelchair basketball, rounders - get creative and have fun!

U for Unsure

Still not sure what to do? Contact us to chat through your idea.

V for Village Fete

Organise your own Whizz Kidz stall at your local fete to raise funds and spread awareness of our work. Get in touch and let us know how we can help - events@whizzkidz.org.uk.

W for Walking

Get out in the fresh air and organise a sponsored walk or raise funds for tackling a longer hike! Invite friends and family and raise funds for Whizz Kidz today!

X for X Marks the Spot!

Create your own treasure hunt - decide on your treasure, plan your clues or design a map, and organise your own pirate treasure hunt. Reach out to local businesses for treasure and charge friends and family to take part.

Y for Year Long Support

Nominate Whizz Kidz as your school's or company's Charity of the Year. Raise money for Whizz Kidz through different fundraising events all year round.

Z for Zumbathon

Ask your local zumba or gym intructors to host a charity class for Whizz Kidz - get in shape and make a difference!

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