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We can’t tell you enough how important the money you raise is. Without it, we simply couldn’t be there to support cancer patients and their loved ones.

Here’s some useful information to help your fundraising go smoothly, as well as raising as much money as possible.

Download our online virtual fundraising guide to read through in your own time here.

Keep it legal, keep it safe

Firstly, don’t let this put you off! It’s very unlikely that you’ll be doing anything wrong whilst trying to be a wonderful fundraiser, but please do check out our this page for some key advice.

Ways to raise money

Dying your hair, shaving your head, running a relay, baking a mammoth cake, having a dance-along or sing-athon, the list of fun and creative ways you can raise money is almost endless, so use your imagination! Find out more about some of our favourite ways to raise money here.

Online fundraising top tips

Whatever your challenge, we recommend setting up an online giving page. It’s quick, easy, and safe for both you and the person making the donation. Read our top tips on how to make the most of your online fundraising here.

Spread the word

Be proud of your efforts and let the world know! Share pictures online and keep updating friends and family on your progress. The more people who know about what you’re up to, the more money you’ll raise. We have lots of helpful ways you can spread the word here.

Maximise your fundraising

There’s often ways you can boost your fundraising through match-funding, gift aid or corporate sponsorship, so take a minute to read up on some simple ways you can maximise your fundraising and hit your target.

If you or someone you love has been affected by cancer, our free cancer Support Line is there for you. Just call 0808 808 1010