Get involved Fundraising Fundraising ideas Sales parties In just a few quick steps, you could be well on your way to organising a sale party. What a great way to meet new people and at the same time raise money to help IPSEA, and in addition you will be spreading the word so more people will find out about IPSEA and the advice we offer. How to get started Below are some basic steps to get you started with organising your charity sales party: Decide what to sell, e.g. cakes, books, clothes, etc. Find a venue – this could be your home, place of work or community centre Set a time – giving enough notice Find some volunteers to help you Advertise – use friends and family, posters, social media, etc. Ask us for some IPSEA leaflets Enjoy meeting your customers! Every pound you raise will fund IPSEA’s work to help children with special educational needs get the right education. There are a number of ways to pay in the funds you raise: Create a personalised fundraising page on JustGiving and keep your family and friends updated by uploading photos, sending emails, and creating links to social media sites - any funds raised through JustGiving will be paid to us directly Donate to us online – make sure you leave us a message telling us how you have raised the money You can send a cheque for the total amount, made payable to ‘IPSEA’ – please complete our cheque donation form and send it with your donation Pay by bank transfer – please email our fundraising team at [email protected] We will send an acknowledgement of the money received. If a receipt is required please contact us at [email protected].