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Solo Fundraising

On your marks, get set, fundraise!

Fancy hosting your own event? Team Whizz-Kidz is here to offer inspiration and give you everything you need to get started, with fun and accessible ways to fundraise.

Fundraising Idea 1 — Sponsored Walk

If you want to do your bit for charity, sponsored walks are an amazing way to raise donations. It shows you are proactive and willing to go that extra mile. It’s also an easy way for an individual or a whole group to raise money together.

Areas to consider when setting up a physical event: 

  • Decide a venue and date
  • Fundraising target
  • Getting permission
  • Contacting Whizz-Kidz to discuss support 
  • Getting help
  • Budgeting
  • Market your event (social media, word of mouth, press coverage etc.)
  • Order Whizz-Kidz resources
  • Checklist for event day
  • Thank your guests
  • Agree a payment method to Whizz-Kidz
  • Tell us about the event — share your story

Areas to consider when setting up a virtual event:

  • Decide a date, time and platform
  • Fundraising target
  • Contacting Whizz-Kidz to discuss support 
  • Check technical elements required 
  • Gathering participants (if applicable) 
  • Market your event (social media, word of mouth, press coverage etc.)
  • Order Whizz-Kidz resources
  • Checklist for event day
  • Thank your guests
  • Agree a payment method to Whizz-Kidz
  • Tell us about the event — share your story

Fundraising Idea 2 — Quiz Night

Find the quizmaster in your friendship group and host a Whizz-Quiz!

What we can do with your help

£55
This enables a young person to take part in an exciting activity at a Whizz-Kidz Club, such as sports, performing arts, virtual reality gaming and robotics, giving them an opportunity to try something new and have fun.
£267
Will pay for a Whizz-Kidz Mobility Engineer to carry out a repair and maintenance appointment with a young wheelchair user, visiting them at home to fix problems they are encountering with their equipment. This ensures they are able to continue to use their wheelchair safely and enjoy their independence.
£1,760
Will create a Whizz-Kidz fully-supported work placement for a young wheelchair user, enabling them to spend up to 10 days gaining vital skills and experience to help them build a career.

Fundraising Idea 3 — Runch

A runch is an event where you go for a run with friends and family and then have a lovely picnic lunch afterwards.

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