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Fundraising Ideas

Below are some great funding raising ideas for your school
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Don't forget to click on the link buttons at the bottom of the page for additional tips on how to run the different events or check out our General Guidelines on running fund raising events. Good luck with your fundraising!

Just Sing!
An exciting schools fundraising show where your pupils are the stars for the day as they join the professional cast of the JUST SING! show on-stage to sing their favourite songs! Performing as Group Acts the focus is firmly on the fun and comradery as the kids step on-stage with their friends to sing their favourite Musical, Pop or Disney songs. Find out more.
Who wants to be a Thousandaire
The nationwide show "Who wants to be a Thousandaire" has raised in excess of €16m for schools and clubs over the past 15 years. 400 Schools have used this show as a major fundraiser and average profit per event is well over €20,000. Pallas Marketing provides fundraising coaching for school committees which takes away the need to "beg" from businesses for funds. Find out more here.
The 20k Drop
This show was launched by Pallas Marketing in 2014 to work alongside its "Who wants to be a Thousandaire" event. This show is attracting large attendances all over Ireland and is pitched to raise €20,000 for the school. Pallas Marketing works for schools on a no profit, no fee basis and like Thousandaire, important coaching is provided to the school committee. Find out more here
Lafayette Photography
Fun Photography Day raising extra funds for your school! Lafayette Photography are bringing a fresh approach to Pre-School & School Photography with an emphasis on Choice, Value and Contemporary Style. Book us now to avail of our generous comission on all sales, raising much needed extra funds for your school. Find out more.
Lenrec
We have great ways of fundraising through recycling!! Clothes and all sorts of textiles, also mobile phones and laptops making your fundraising total even bigger!! Lenrec have been recycling with schools and community groups nationwide for 16 years. Find out more.
Liberties Recycling
Liberties Recycling Training & Development is a charity running a drug rehabilitation project that provides practical work experience, training and support services to people affected by drugs. Our main activity is the recycling of used textiles. To support your school fundraising activities we can offer you 4 Euro for each bag of used clothes.
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Pedal Cents
Looking for something a little different for your fundraising campaign! We run pedal powered fundraising events for primary and secondary schools, sports clubs and charities. Our fundraiser is a pedal powered film screening where all of the power for the screening is provided by the cyclists involved! Find out more.
Bag2School
Bag2School are fundraising partners for the LauraLynn House and specialise in fundraising for Schools, Clubs & Charities through the collection of good quality unwanted clothing, shoes, handbags, belts & teddies. We weigh onsite, pay on the day and operate no minimum weight requirement or fees. Find out more.




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