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50 Fundraising Ideas

simple fundraising ideas raising money creative easy fun non profits schools charity nonprofit fundraising Often, the most challenging part of fundraising is coming up with a creative idea that will motivate the troops. Since the best idea is often found in having a lot of them, you’ll be off to a great start with your next fundraiser with these 50 easy fundraising ideas.

1. Choose the Torture – Have donors pay $1 a vote to decide which form of “torture” to inflict on your organization’s leader (i.e. dye hair, dress as a clown, trade a job for a day).
2. Bingo Is Its Name-O – Get prizes donated and charge an entrance fee.
3. Party Like It’s 1999 – Get entertainment and food donated and charge a ticket fee for each guest.
4. Spell S-U-C-C-E-S-S – Hold a spell-a-thon with each contestant collecting donations for the number of words they spell correctly. The top winners receive donated prizes.
5. Smoothie Stand – A healthy and yummy twist on the tired ol’ lemonade stand.
6. Strike Gold – Participants ask friends and family to donate old jewelry they no longer wear and turn the gold in for cash.
7. 50/50 Raffle –