How You Can Help
Midway Community Care is a not for profit organisation with limited fundraising resources, all your fundraising contributions are very much appreciated and will go towards optimising the quality of life for adults and children living with disabilities.
We have come up with some great fundraising ideas to get you started. Midway Community Care relies on the support of the community, kindness of its supports and every dollar helps. So get your family, friends, work mates or school buddies together and make a difference now.
Some Fundraising Ideas
Afternoon/ Morning Tea
Have family and friends get together and bring a plate of food. Charge to attend.
Auction Get goods donated and auction them off.
Get your local school or group to do a charity performance, where proceeds go to Midway.
Breakfast/ Luncheon/ Dinner
With a profile personality. Charge to come along. Run some other fundraisers during the meal, such as raffle or a silent auction.
Arrange a bus tour and charge to attend.
Have your family and friends do a cook up and sell the goodies.
Wash cars for a fee.
Casual Clothes Day
Make a donation to go casual. You could also make it a themed day, such as “Green”- it isn’t easy being green.
Hold a fun party and charge to come along – other fundraisers can also be done on the night.
Colouring In Competition
Hold a competition at your local school with a gold coin entry fee. Winner gets a prize.
Computer Games Playoff
Get your friends together and charge them to enter a playoff – with an ultimate winner at the end of the day!
Items to be sold on consignment with a percentage of the selling price being received by the fundraiser.
Hold a dance, charge for entry.
Dinner Party With Friends
Sell the menu and wine on the night e.g. $20 per head for dinner and $5 per glass of wine/ beer.
Ask for donations.
Host a fashion parade at your school or organisation; ask local designers or retailers to support you.
Hold a garage sale and donate proceeds to Midway Community Care. Get your family and friends to get all their old stuff for you to sell.
Guess How Many In The Jar
Fill a jar with lollies and get people to pay for their guesses, the most accurate guess wins the jar.
Insert A Caption Competition
Get a photo of someone in your group and have people pay to enter the competition to come up with the best caption. Winner gets a prize.
Get friends together and charge to come along or even to sing-along
Lunch Money Donation
Instead of buying lunch, get people to donate their lunch money for a day/ week; and bring lunch with them.
Have a penalty for each time your mobile phone goes off. Money to go in the jar. Like a swear jar competition.
Movie Theatre Night
Approach local cinema re: A charity night
Pick The Pic…
Baby guessing competition. Get friends, work mates or family together and to bring in a baby photo of themselves. People need to guess which picture is who. Charge $5 to enter. The winner gets a prize.
Publish A Cookbook Or Calendar
Get family and friends/ work mates to give you their favourite recipe or photo. Sell the end result.
Quiz Day/ Night
Hold a Quiz night
Get sausages donated if possible, and charge for the BBQ, sell drinks too.
Sell Fundraising Items
Sell products from National Fundraising companies such as Cadbury chocolates.
Have a playoff of department against department, or class against class.
Have a penalty for each time a swear word is used. Money to go in the jar.
Charge people to enter and to attend the event finale.
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