Fun Raising Friday 8

Time for another weekly look at fun fundraising ideas and events from across the country. Check out what fundraising events other non-profit groups are doing to raise funds in a fun way!

Worlds Shortest Fundraising Run

This Week’s Fun Fundraising Ideas

World’s Shortest Fundraising Run – Guinness World Record attempt raises funds with 55-yard run around the perimeter of the England’s smallest park.

School Carnival Raises $32k – An elementary school in Twin Falls, Idaho raised over $32,00 with their school carnival with fun activities, raffles and silent auctions.

Set Sale With Saks – Fashion show fundraiser in Las Vegas with a nice corporate sponsor raises money for the American Lung Association.

Donkey Basketball Fundraiser – Playing basketball while riding a donkey is such a great fundraiser that this school in Cascade, Montana is doing it for the 10th year in a row.

Dancing With Our Stars – Jewish Community Center in Boynton Beach, FL raises funds with their very own Dancing With The Stars competition pairing local dance instructors with local celebrities.

Mama’s Day Tasting Extravaganza Fundraiser – San Diego food charity holds 22nd annual food tasting fundraiser with delicious dishes from 55 top chefs, $150 tickets, raffles, silent auctions and huge amount of corporate sponsors.

Boston Bites Back – Another food tasting fundraiser, this one to raise $1 million for the Boston One Fund. Scheduled for May 15th at Fenway Park with food from 100 area restaurants and $200 tickets.

Spring Thaw Fundraiser – Big Rubbers Custom 4×4 Club in Somerset County, PA is doing an off-roading themed fundraiser weekend at a local stadium offering “topless” rides, a 4-wheeeling obstacle course demonstration, vendor show, raffles, prizes and loads more fun stuff.

Battle Of The Bands – Ram Jam features a competition between local middle school and high school marching bands for cash prizes and a good time.

Steak Barbecue Fundraiser – Steak cookout fundraiser for the non-profit camp in the Giant Sequoia National Monument with $15 tickets and a raffle for $10,000 worth of prizes.

Hope you enjoyed this week’s Fun Raising Friday. Tune in next week for more fun fundraising ideas.