Fundraising ideas and inspiration

Do you know that you want to fundraise for Hospice in the Weald but don't know where to start? There are many things that you can do to support your local Hospice from wearing the brightest green clothes, to organising a sponsored walk in memory of a loved one. If you need a little inspiration, please contact Kathryn Cracknell on 01892 820533 or at Kathryn.Cracknell@hospiceintheweald.org.uk to chat through your ideas.

Spring Fundraising

Spring in to action and organise a fundraising activity this Spring.

  • Delve into Spring cleaning and raise funds by selling unwanted items
  • Organise a sponsored walk in memory of a loved one
  • Hold an afternoon tea event, adding a special theme for extra fun
  • Set up a flower arrangement workshop
  • Hold a plant sale

Summer Fundraising

The days are getting longer and the weather is warming up. Its time to plans some outdoor fun.

  • Organise a sponsored car wash
  • Plan a golf day
  • Do a charity BBQ
  • Hold an Open garden event
  • Plan a sports day

Autumn Fundraising

Autumn is a lovely time of year to fundraise.

  • Let the games begin. Hold a games evening with friends and family. Ask for a donation for entry and make sure their is a small prize for the winning team.
  • Throw a Halloween party
  • Sell carved pumpkins
  • Hold apple bobbing at school or your work place. Charge £1 a go.
  • Take part in our annual Hospice Run

Winter Fundraising

It tis the season so why not spread the festive cheer by organising a fundraiser for Hospice in the Weald.

  • Organise Carol singing with a collection
  • Plan a Christmas fair
  • Hold a Christmas jumper day
  • Make and sell mince pies
  • Throw a Christmas quiz

Collecting sponsorship from your event
You can create an online giving page for your fundraising activity, or we have our donation buckets and boxes which we are happy to send to you.

Can you give a collection pot a home?

Our collection pots bring in thousands of pounds in donations for the Hospice every year.

We are always looking for new locations, and whether you can house a pot in your home, office, shop, restaurant or school, we would love to have your support. Please complete the form below to request a home for one of our pots.


Spread the word
Make sure you tell everyone about your event including your friends, family and colleagues. Print off a selection of our downloadable posters here and here to put up in your local area.

Further support
If you would like further support with organising your event please do get in touch or download our fundraising pack for further information.



Other ways to get involved
If organising you own thing is not quite right for you then why not have a look at our upcoming Hospice events on our Events Calendar.

Thank you for your support. Without amazing supporters like you Hospice in the Weald could not raise £7 million need each year to maintain our existing services. Your support will help to ensure that the care we provide is always free for patients, families and carers.