Organise your own fundraising event

Arrange an event or activity and raise money for the British Red Cross.

Do you have a great idea to raise money for charity? Are you looking for fundraising inspiration? Then we’d love to hear from you.

Get in touch and we'll do all we can to help. Your local fundraiser is also on hand to help make your fundraising a success.

Register your interest

Or have you already got an idea in mind? Request a digital pack by using the link below. It features loads of tips for running your own event or activity.

Request a fundraising pack

Spending just a few hours collecting could make a vital difference to someone’s life. 

Become a collector

Fundraising volunteers stand in front of a table full of cakes to raise funds for the British Red Cross.

Are you proud of your garden? Got an amazing allotment? Then you can help raise money for the British Red Cross. Some fundraisers invite their friends and family over for an afternoon of fun. Others open their gardens to the public and host a tea party.

Proud of your garden

 

 

Your safety and wellbeing is our main priority, so please check guidance from the Government and your local authorities regularly, to ensure you are following the most up-to-date advice whilst fundraising for us. 

Fundraising ideas

Need help with a fundraising idea? Here are our favourite ways to raise cash:

Host a tea party

Host a virtual or in person tea party.  Request a digital pack packed full of tips and take donations from guests for the British Red Cross.

Host a dinner party

Bring your family and friends together for a dinner party and raise money for us.

Take part in a collection

Spending just a few hours collecting could make a vital difference to someone’s life. Find a collection near you here.

Gaming and Streaming 

Whether you are playing your favourite games or streaming your passions you can make a huge difference to the most vulnerable people across the world. Why not ask your friends to sponsor a gameathon or host a live stream? 

Sponsored silence

A great idea for chatterboxes. Decide how long you’re going to stay quiet and ask people to sponsor you. Get in touch with us to find out more and receive a sponsorship form.

Organise a bag pack

Offer to pack shopping bags at your local supermarket. Take donations from the people you help. Contact us to find out more and we will send you our top tips to organise a pack a bag.

Bake sale

Get busy in the kitchen and sell the treats you make. Cakes and biscuits can raise cash to help people in crisis. Contact us to find out our top tips and receive a fundraising pack full of exciting materials and recipes.

Red shoe walk

Perhaps you are part of a community group who are keen to fundraise, or maybe you know a great route in your local area? Organise your own Red Shoe Walk with your friends and family anywhere you like, at any time.

Contact us to find out more or request a fundraising pack.

Ideas for young people

Are you a child or young adult who would like to raise money in aid of the British Red Cross? Then click below to find out more!

Fundraising for young people

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