Why we need to raise funds

Colostomy UK is an independent charity, financed solely from donations & fundraising activities. We receive no statutory aid.

With your help we can continue to grow both the ways in which we support people and the numbers who benefit from our projects, campaigns, and support.

Fundraising from home

Check out our great ideas for fundraising you can do in your own home. From dance off’s to sponsored silences or shaving your head. These and many more can be found here

Putting the fun into fund-raising

Fundraising can be something you do on your own or as part of a team.

From arranging a coffee morning or selling cakes at your local fete, to abseiling or a sponsored walk there’s something suitable for everyone.

Why not download our new fundraising pack today, it’s full of great ideas for everyone aged eight to eighty.

Fundraising Events

A successful event doesn’t need to raise huge amounts of money. Rest Assured, whether it be £5 or £500, Colostomy UK will put it to good use. fundraising is not just extremely rewarding, but can be fun too. If you would like one of our fund-raising packs, which includes lots of hints and tips about organising an event, then call us or click here.

Sponsored activities

If organising events isn’t your thing, then you could always consider asking people to sponsor you, whether it be to run a half marathon, or to stay silent for a day!

Click here to set up your online sponsorship page through Just Giving or here through Facebook.

We recommend you chose one of these options as they will save you chasing sponsorship money and keeps everyone updated about your fundraising challenge.

And finally…

Please don’t forget to tell us what you are doing. We are here to support your efforts in every way we can, including fundraising materials, sponsorship forms or just advice on where to start.

Other ways you can support us

Corporate support
Unity Lottery
Recycling, say it with flowers, web searches and more

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