There are lots of wonderful activities you can do throughout the year so we’ve created an all-year guide of seasonal fundraising ideas to help you!


Hold a New Year party

Organise a Ceiliedh for Burns Night


Valentine’s Day card or bake sale

Pancake Day competition or sale


‘Wear Green to Work’ on St Patrick’s Day

Mother’s Day coffee morning or tea party


April Fool – ask friends or family to donate for an April Fool to be sent

Easter egg hunt


May Day picnic

Eurovision karaoke competition or sweepstake


Plant sale

Strawberries and cream party


Hold a BBQ

Hold a Wimbledon party


Organise a charity car wash

Hold a mid-summer party


Hold an open air film night

Organise a conker tournament


Organise a poetry evening for National Poetry Day

Hold a Halloween party


Organise a soup stall at your local bonfire

Organise an autumn sponsored colours walk


Organise a carol-oake

Offer a present wrapping service


Every pound you raise will fund IPSEA’s work to help children with special educational needs and disabilities 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
  • Pay by bank transfer – please contact our fundraising team using our enquiry form or email at [email protected]

We will send an acknowledgement of the money received. If a receipt is required please contact us at [email protected].