The World Cup 2018 kicks off on June 14th and football fever has now reached boiling point. All around the world, fans are gearing up for World Cup screenings, sweepstakes and generally having a football focused good time.
This is a great fundraising opportunity! To show how you can get into the fundraising football spirit we've put together some World Cup-themed fundraising ideas to spark your imagination and help you hit and exceed your target.
World Cup sweepstake
We have put together this World Cup sweepstake for you. Cut up each of the country cards and pop them in a hat, charge everyone £1 to play and watch the money come rolling in!
Wear your kit to work day
Pay £2 and wear your teams’ favourite shirt for the day.
World Cup screening
Organise a World Cup screening for England games and ask for an entry donation.
Friendly sports match
Hold a friendly sports match with a rival team (or company) and make the losing team pay up.
Question of sport
Become Sue Barker for the night and host a spectacular sports quiz.
If you are keen to get home early and watch the big game, then why not ask your boss if you can leave early. You could pay £5 for the privilege with all funds going to ActionAid.
Fancy dress football
Organise a game with friends or your local team and donate to play while dressed up as your footballing heroes.
World Cup theme days
Why not get all your friends, family and colleagues to wear fancy dress for a weekend or a day in the theme of one of the countries taking part in the tournament?
Why not bend it like the man himself and hold your very own keepy uppy competition?
Wii sports competition
Organise a Wii sports tournament and ask for an entry fee for people to take part.
Hold your own World Cup
For the more active amongst you; why not hold your own mini World Cup, with each team representing a different nation.