A Gift in Celebration
Celebrate with a Difference
So, you have a milestone occasion coming up or you’re celebrating a birthday, anniversary or maybe even a wedding or civil partnership. You want to make the occasion extra special and have decided that you don’t want/need gifts in the usual way.
Why not dedicate the event to supporting NDAS by setting up a personalised page on GIVEY.
Givey ensures that 100% of every donation reaches its cause)
Give your friends and family the opportunity to help support us so that we can continue to empower and work alongside survivors to help them achieve independent lives free from abuse.
Personalise your page and don’t forget to tell your friends and family why you’ve chosen to support NDAS.
to create your “Gifts in Celebration” GIVEY page.
Some Top Tips to get those donations rolling in:
Ask your most generous friends to donate first to set an example
Include lots of photos, send emails and create links to the social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter.
Set a target on your GIVEY page, so friends are more likely to be generous.
Remind people that by adding Gift Aid, if they are a UK tax-payer it increases their donation by 25% at no extra cost.
Get in touch with your manager or HR team to see if your employer offers ‘Matched Giving’. It’s an easy way to double your fundraising as your employer will agree to match the amount you raise
Finally don’t be shy about telling people about it. You’ll be surprised how generous people can be when they see you are passionate about a cause and why.
Other ways to raise money:
If you go out to celebrate for drinks or dinner, include a collection box on the table – and make sure people know it’s there!
Get your friends to dress up as their favourite character and ask them to donate to your cause.
Games: Get competitive and set up games or quizzes that guests can pay to enter, with a prize for the winner.
Thank you for helping to support NDAS. Every donation is hugely appreciated and really does help to change lives.
If you have any questions or need help setting up your GIVEY page, please do get in touch with our fundraising team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org . We’ll be happy to help.