Four things to do now...
- Join “Crete For Life-Kriti Dinei Zoe” contact us
- Promote our campaigns on line and in person
- Spread the word among your friends and family
- Start fundraising! We can help you organize a lottery, bazaar, sport events,
...more things to do later
Here are some ideas from The Alphabet of Fundraising
A is for Art competitions, Charge a small fee to view the displayed work and then auction it off.
B is for Barn dances, Charge an entrance fee for an evening of Cretan or other dancing.
C is for Car boot sales, Raise money while getting rid of all those unwanted bits and pieces.
D is for Disco, Dance the night away to raise money for Crete For Life.
E is for Ebay, Sell all that stuff in your attic on the ebay auction website.Then donate 10 –100% of the profits.
F is for Film night, Charge entry and sell drinks or popcorn to boost your fundraising.
G is for Garden parties, Sell tickets to your friends and family and enjoy tea, cake and sandwiches in the sun
H is for Head-shaving, Get sponsored to shave your head
I is for Indulgence evening, Let your friends indulge in a little of what they fancy – from chocolate treats to free massages
J is for Job swaps A fun sponsorship idea to give you a break from your usual routine.
K is for Keep fit-athon, Get sponsored by the hour or, for the truly fit, a full day of exercise.
L is for Letter party, Pick a letter from the alphabet and base everything around that letter, dress code, food, drinks and music.
M is Match giving, Ask your employer to match the money you’ve already raised. Double the cash.
N is for Non-uniform day, Fed up with wearing the same clothes everyday?
Pay £1 to dress however you like. Or wear the silliest clothes you can find and get sponsored for the embarrassment.
O is for Online giving, go to Crete For Life donate page and then email the link to all your friends so they can sponsor you online.
P is for Party, Party the day or night away, inviting everyone you know. Charge an entry fee and make it double for those not in fancy dress.
Q is for Quiz nights, Easy to organise and always popular with the crowds
R is for Recycle, Recycle unwanted mobile phones and used ink cartridges to earn money
S is for Searching the web, Next time you search the web, use Everyclick – a search engine that generates money for charity. Pick your chosen charity
T is for Tournaments, Organise a tournament of your favourite sport, charging teams to enter and offer prizes to the winners.
U is for Unwanted gift sale, Your unwanted gifts could be somebody else’s treasure.
V is for Variety shows, Give friends and colleagues a chance to show off their true talents.
W is for World food night, Prepare and sell a selection of dishes from around the world.
X is for X marks the spot Organise a treasure hunt with every team paying to enter.
Y is for Yummy cake sale, Bake some tasty treats to sell to friends, family and colleagues.
Z is for Zany tie day, Charge £1 to participate, and fine those who don’t £2.