World Breastfeeding Week: supporting new mums and families

World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) takes place this week (1st to 7th August) and this year it’s more important than ever. There are huge challenges and barriers for breastfeeding. The COVID-19 pandemic and conflicts have widened and deepened inequalities across the world. This means more people now face food insecurity, and the squeeze on health systems Read More …

What does cashback mean and how can I use it to raise money?

In the world of finance and commerce, there are so many confusing terms out there with multiple meanings and interpretations that it’s tough to remember what they all mean. And ‘cashback’ is one of the most notoriously tricky.  If you don’t know what cashback is when you’re making purchases online, whether routine or once-in-a-while expenses, Read More …

LOVE WINS: Our causes share their stories…

The past few years have been incredibly hard for fundraising, however we are proud that easyfundraising has been able to be a constant support to so many causes, especially throughout the pandemic. Despite the challenges and setbacks over the last few years, our incredible causes have proven that no matter the circumstances they will come Read More …

Our Top Travel Destinations for 2022

It looks like holidays are finally back on the horizon and to say we are excited is an understatement! After a tough couple of years, we are ready for something to look forward to.   With the world opening up again, we’ve been having a think here at easyfundraising HQ about our top travel destinations. We asked the team to share their favourite holiday hotspots, to help Read More …

Garden House Hospice | This means more palliative care for patients

Garden House Hospice Care were one of our top performing causes from the last quarter and raised over £750 in free donations! Since joining easyfundraising back in 2010, they now have 110 supporters and have raised over £2,000 in total. We reached out to find out a little more about them, how the pandemic has Read More …

German Shepherd Rescue Elite | This means more dogs rescued

German Shepherd Rescue Elite is a charity dedicated to rescuing, rehoming and educating people about German Shepherds.  Founded in 2012 by volunteers Allison Clarke and Lizzy Brown, the charity’s aim is around prevention rather than cure, through offering education in how to care for these amazing and energetic dogs. Their mission is to be there for Read More …

Roundabout Dramatherapy | This means more lives transformed

Roundabout is a dramatherapy charity, providing mental health support across London and neighbouring boroughs. Their aim is to improve mental health, by working with individuals and groups of all ages in the community, using verbal and non-verbal methods, and a wide range of theatrical and dramatic techniques.  Roundabout is dedicated to transforming the lives of vulnerable people, using Read More …

Story Book Dads | This means more bedtime stories

Every year in the UK, 200,000 children experience the imprisonment of a parent. It often leads to shame, guilt & isolation resulting in failure at school. These children are three times more prone to mental health problems than their peers. Storybook Dads allows parents in prison to reconnect with their children at home through the Read More …

The Compassionate Friends | This means more support for families

Every year around 18,000 parents become bereaved, The Compassionate Friends, supports parents suffering the inconsolable heartbreak of losing a child. With bereaved parents offering help, support, advice, and friendship to other bereaved families, each person working for The Compassionate Friends has experienced the loss of a child. And this first-hand experience means newly bereaved parents can Read More …

Pyjama Fairies | This means more specialist gowns for children in hospital

Images by Pyjama Fairies Pyjama Fairies is the only UK charity to make pyjamas and surgical gowns specially made for babies and children aged up to 16 years old having surgery and any other associated medical test. Each garment is made in colourful and age-appropriate fabric and are designed to minimise discomfort when medical intervention Read More …

Black Friday 2021: Everything you need to know

Ahead of this year’s much-anticipated Black Friday shopping extravaganza, here you’ll find all of the key information and dates to ensure you’re in the best place to grab a bargain… What is Black Friday For those unfamiliar with Black Friday’s history, the event’s origins can be traced all the way back to Philadelphia in 1951. Read More …

The Oldies Club | This means more loving homes for older dogs

A truly heart-warming charity, Oldies Club is a UK dog rescue for older dogs, aged 7 and over, that have found themselves homeless through no fault of their own. Dedicated to placing the dogs into new, loving homes, Oldies Club also looks after those that cannot be rehomed, covering all costs, including veterinary fees, for life.   In Read More …

Toilet Twinning | This means more lives transformed

Images by Toilet Twinning More than 700 children under five die every day from preventable diseases linked to dirty water and unsafe toilets. Toilet Twinning is a charity campaign whose aim is to flush away poverty, one toilet at a time! Set up in 2010, the initiative helps tackle the global water and sanitation crisis Read More …

And the winners are…

We’re thrilled to share their reactions below – Congratulations! Delighted to have won a £100 to support the Skinners’ School Parents’ Association using the easyfundrising app. This will help us reach the target for the school professional recording studio. It is very easy to donate to your cause through easyfundraising so download the app and Read More …

“easyfundraising has helped to keep us going” – 9th Wellingborough Scout Group share their fundraising story.

9th Wellingborough Scout Group are a well-established group in Northamptonshire, supporting young people from the ages of 5yrs – 18yrs in the Beavers, Cubs, Scouts & Explorers.  They have raised £197 in just 4 months of using easyfundraising, providing a welcome boost to their finances during a difficult time. Group Scout Leader Peter explains how Read More …