We’re always delighted when individuals choose to fundraise for us. If you’re planning an event, we’d love to hear about it and provide publicity support – please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 8299 2623.
Event planning checklist
- Choose an event and set a date – Choose what fundraising activity you’d like to do. For inspiration, see our A-Z of Fundraising Ideas or check out our Challenge Event partners Advocate Events and Discover Adventure.
- Decide a fundraising target and set up a BT MyDonate page – Let everyone know how much you want to raise. If you’re doing a challenge event or want to collect extra donations, set up a BT MyDonate fundraising page. Share your fundraising page with friends, and on social media.
- Spread the word – Tell all your friends, family and colleagues about your event, to help you reach your fundraising target. If you’d like some Link Age Southwark flyers for publicity, please email email@example.com or call 020 8299 2623.
- Enjoy it and let us know how it went– Enjoy your fundraising event. Take lots of photos and send them to us – we want to see what you’ve achieved!
- Pay in your money – Well done for such a successful event! Count up all the money you’ve raised and collect any sponsorship. To pay in your money, you can drop it off at our offices or give us a cheque. Thank you!
Information for Fundraisers about Link Age Southwark – to help you write your BT MyDonate page or tell your friends about the charity
A-Z of Fundraising Ideas – if you’re looking for inspiration
Link Age Southwark A5 Leaflet – download, print off and use it to publicise your event
Gift Aid Declaration Form – this allows us to claim an extra 25p for every £1 donated, if the donations are made by UK taxpayers
Challenge event fundraising
Do you want to take on a challenge? Link Age Southwark is partnered with two challenge event websites, which offer a range of once in a lifetime opportunities to take on challenges while fundraising for your chosen charity. Challenges include London Marathon Walk, London to Paris cycle, Machu Picchu and more:
Advocate Events www.advocateevents.co.uk
Discover Adventure www.discoveradventure.com