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Top Christmas fundraising ideas
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- Invite your friends over for some mulled wine and mince pies. Ask for a small donation for these festive favourites.
- Take advantage of the busy Christmas shopping period and bag pack at your local supermarket. Ask customers for a small donation for your generous assistance.
- Encourage colleagues to wear their favorite Christmas jumper in the office for a small fee. Give a prize to the person with the most garish jumper!
- Christmas is the season of giving! Get in touch for advice on organising a street collection in your local town over the festive period.
- Are you a budding baker? Whip up a Christmas cake and get people to donate to guess the weight – the closest guess wins!
- Make up and sell your own Christmas hamper with all profits going to Great Ormond Street Hospital.
- Struggling to write your Christmas list? Ask for donations instead of Christmas presents this year.
- Struggling to get into the Christmas spirit? Order a Decorate and Donate pack and get creative!
- Get started early this year and beat the crowds by starting your Christmas shopping at Great Ormond Street Hospital!
- Don a Santa Suit and take part in our brand new festive fun run – Santa Dash on Sunday 6 December!
- charity ball with auction
- who will win Strictly Come Dancing or The Apprentice? Get guessing with ourTV show sweepstake poster (PDF - 104.58KB)
- a night in: dinner, film night or pamper party
- music night
- fashion show
- celebrate a special occasion
- challenge yourself and be a hero for our patients - take part in a sporting event
Fundraise at work
- order a collection box for your business
- office sweekpstake
- quiz night
- dress differently for a day
- challenge the boss
- make your colleagues lunch
- static bike ride
- team challenge
- Ask your boss to donate a day off of work for one lucky employee. Get colleagues to enter a raffle to be in with a chance of winning!
Check out more ways to get your colleagues involved in fundraising, with our handy How to fundraise at work guide.
Fundraise at school
- fun run or sporty challenge
- Peter Pan play
- teacher challenge
- non-uniform day
- end of term concert
- sponsored walk to school
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