How to organise an Event




You can organise a fundraising event yourself in aid of the charity.

 

Our fundraising team will be happy to offer their advice, support and knowledge in helping you choose a fundraising event to raise funds . There are numerous fun activities you can undertake, please contact our team by phone on 01-8880882 or email fundraising@irishprematurebabies.com and someone will get back to you as soon as possible and discuss your ideas for an event. 



Below is an example of the numerous types of events that you can easily organise. We have a funding pack that contains all the information you need. In the past few years, ordinary parents have put on a fashion show has raised €30,000 for their SCBU in Galway, a pub quiz raising €4000 for the charity and Sligo SBCU, €2,000 for a coffee morning for the charity. All it takes is some planning and support from us and from your friends and family and you can achieve so much.



Please download our fundraising pack and have a read. Our team are here to help support you in any fundraising event.





Fundraising Pack for IPB 2014.pdf



A



Arts and Crafts Fair

Afternoon Tea Party for adults or children

Alternative Marathon (Fun marathon or something unique)

Antiques Fair

Art Exhibition



B



Buffet Lunch

Baby sitting for older children

Bag Packing at your local Supermarket

Balloon Race

Barbecue Night with friends ( weather permitting of course)

Bridge Night

Beard Shave

Bingo

Book Sale

Bring and Buy Sale



C



Cake sale ( always a great favourite)

Car Boot sale – get the neighbors involved

Car Wash

Carol singing at Christmas

Casual day at work ( Popular company fundraising event)

Cheese & Wine Party

Children’s sports day

Coffee Morning ( Another great favourite)

Concert

Cookery Demonstration

“Come dine with me” night in with friends

Craft Fair

Crazy Golf Match



D



Dog walking

Dress Down Day ( the same as casual day in work)



E



Easter egg hunt

Exhibitions



F



Fast ( 24 hour fast)

Face Painting ( at an event)

Fete

Film Premiere

Flag Day

Football Match/ five a side

Fun Run

Fashion Show



G



Garden Party

Garage Sale

Golf Tournament ( very popular one)



H



Halloween Party

Head Shave sponsorship



I



International food dinner party



J



Jumble Sale



K



Karaoke Night



L



Line Dancing

Loud Tie Day

Lunchtime quiz

Leg Wax



M



Magic Show

Make Up Demonstration

Marathon

Market



N



Non-Uniform Day in schools or in work



O



Odd Job Day

Open Garden

Orienteering



P



Pub Quiz

Pancake Race

Parachute jump

Poetry Reading

Pram Race ( without the baby)

Pamper night in with Hair & Beauty



Q



Quiz Night



R



Race Night

Raffle

Read-a-Thon

Record Breaking Attempt ( Guinness)

Rugby Match



S



Sailing Race

Skipathon

Sex in the city night in

Sponsored Silence

Sponsored Swim

Sponsored Slim

Sports Day

Staff Payroll Donations

Swear box



T



Table quiz

Talent Show

Tennis tournament

Theme Evening

Teddy Bear’s picnic

Three Legged Race

Treasure Hunt

Tug-o-war



U



Unwanted Gift Sale



W



Walks

Windsurfing Competition

Wine and cheese evening

Wine tasting



Y



Yacht Race

Yoga Marathon

Yo Yo Competition



Z



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