Fun Raising Friday 2

Its time for another Fun Raising Friday roundup of unique fundraising ideas from around the country. Fundraisers for schools, churches and individuals that raise money in fun ways are always worth checking out for new ideas.

Fun Raising Friday: Snow Ball

10 Fun Fundraising Ideas

Murder Mystery Fundraiser at Zoo – Topeka Civic Theater holds a “zoo-dunit” fundraising event with VIP tickets getting access to a “post mortem” party.

Elementary School PTA Does Fundraiser For Local Businesses – Heartwarming story of a PTA group raising funds to help struggling merchants in their community. Sort of a Pay It Backward fundraiser to help an area badly flooded by Hurricane Sandy. Fun fundraising event with a food truck rodeo, live music, raffles, and more fun things to do.

Beatles Tribute Band Fundraiser – Rock concert by a Beatles tribute band to benefit a Chicago area group that helps people with disabilities set to raise $20,000 from ticket sales. American English, a Beatles tribute band, will perform to benefit the South East Association for Special Parks And Recreation,

Lions Club Hosts Dodgeball Fundraiser – Multiple teams competed in a six-hour dodgeball tournament, including one from the Channel Four news team.  Now there’s some good fundraising publicity right there!

Evening On The Diamond Raises $1.8 Million – Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation holds elegant, record-breaking fundraising event at their stadium. The live auction raised more than $800,000 and tables plus outright donations matched that amount. All the money raised goes to help children in need.

Miracle On Main Street Fundraiser – Another large-scale fundraising event for Hurricane Sandy business recovery. This on is organized by the same group who did the 10th Avenue Freeze-out fundraiser. Fun fundraising activities range from a noon-time children’s fair to a nighttime pub crawl.

Dine With Your Dog Fundraiser – People get to bring their dogs to a nice restaurant in Tuscon for a shared meal, raffles, and more. Cute fundraiser idea to raise funds for Handi-Pets, a group that helps train service dogs.

Rotary Radio Day Fundraiser – Rotary group plans to raise $25,000 during a radio day marathon reading of messages from supporters and advertisements from local businesses in Plattsburg, NY.

Kids Trike-A-Thon – Kids learn bike riding safety lessons at Trike-A-Thon Fundraiser for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Lots of cute pics of the kids in action navigating the course.

Easter Egg Hunt Fundraiser – Fun event for the kids to help raise funds for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Hope you enjoyed this list of 10 fun fundraising ideas.