Free and easy fundraising ideas

Make your fundraiser stand out from the rest with unique fundraising ideas. Here’s your guide to tried-and-tested ideas that breaks down how to get donors’ attention, inspire donations and boost social shares in your community.

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Keep it current with fundraiser updates

Write several updates, add new photos and send thank you notes to your donors.

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