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 Fundraising Mobile ring 086-4660340 or (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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