Fundraising Ideas Database

Community Clean Up Day

Location: In-Person

Overhead Cost: $

Expected Return: $

Complexity: 1


Participants can ask for pledges for each bag of trash they collect as they walk around the community. Prizes can be offered for the individual or team that collects the most bags of trash. All you ’ll need to prep is big, durable trash bags and some gloves.

Other Fundraising Ideas

Bowling for Bucks

Coordinate with a bowling alley to rent a group of lanes — or the entire building if you know you’ll have a lot of participants — and sign up teams.

Social Media Garage Sale

Have you spent your time at home cleaning out your closets and playrooms? Post pictures of your items on social media account with a link to your participant page for

Themed Fun Run

Pick a theme! Pick a season! Pick a location! Costume contest run through the cemetery at sunset? Ugly sweaters at the holidays? Red dress for Valentine’s Day? Be creative, pull

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