There are various ways you can get involved. You may wish to host a virtual quiz, have your very own Sleep Easy event, get sponsored to complete a 10k run, or hold your own event. We’ve included more information below and we’d love to hear your ideas too.
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Put on an Event

Put on an event such as a quiz or a fashion show and sell tickets. Not only is it a great way to raise money, it’s also good fun.

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Afternoon Tea / Coffee Mornings

Why not get baking and have people round for a coffee morning or afternoon tea? You can ask people for a small donation or hold a raffle and sell tickets.

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Car Boot Sales

Set up a table for YMCA Humber at a car boot sale and sell your unwanted bric-a-brac. 

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You could hold an auction dinner. Ask individuals and local businesses for items that money can’t usually buy.

Individuals could offer an hours gardening, an evening babysitting, or a week in their holiday home. Local businesses could offer a studio portrait, a hamper or a haircut.

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Sponsored Events

The possibilities are endless. Choose an event and collect sponsorship. You could run, swim, dance, sleep, sing, eat or be silent.

If you have planned a great event, don’t forget to contact your local press. The more people who know about your efforts, the more money and awareness you’re likely to raise.

Please contact us on for help with managing your fundraising and finding the simplest ways to collect donations and sponsorship for your event.

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