£10 million celebrations – 10 unusual ways to raise


Continuing our series of blogs after reaching £10 million raised in donations for thousands of causes, we want to give you, our amazing fundraising community, all the extra tips and advice that might help your cause as a thank you for helping us achieve this landmark figure!

Here we’ll be spotlighting all the unusual ways you can raise donations for your cause that you might not be aware of:

1) Caffé Nero

We all need that morning coffee first thing in the morning, but what if you could also raise donations for your good cause with this everyday high street necessity?
With our new in-store donations, you can now raise extra funds for your cause when you buy a coffee from Caffé Nero – just sign up to in-store donations and you’re ready to raise 5%.

2) Papa Johns

One of our newest retailers, we all get that urge to treat ourselves with a delicious pizza and a night in front of the TV. Well now you can feel extra good knowing that you’re also supporting your cause.

Just complete your order through easyfundraising and you’ll raise up to a 1.5% donation – that’s the perfect topping to any pizza.

3) 02 Recycle

We’ve all got an old mobile that we don’t use anymore that’s just sitting in a drawer gathering dust and it can often feel like we are constantly updating and upgrading all the time.

So how about making some money for your cause out of it? You can recycle your old mobile with O2 Recycle and kill two birds with one stone – clear out those drawers AND raise up to a £1.50 donation!

4) Gadget Cover

If there’s one thing we love, it’s our gadgets. So what about when something goes wrong? Whether it’s accidental damage or theft, you can have peace of mind when you buy insurance from Gadget Cover.

Not only are you protected should the worst happen to your phone or tablet, but you will also earn a £2.50 donation for your cause!

5) Red Letter Days

How does raising with a donation for your cause paired with an unforgettable experience sound? Too good to be true? Not when you shop with Red Letter Days.

There are a wide range of experience days to choose from, including gourmet dining, a spa day or even a ride in a hot air balloon. They all make memorable gifts whatever the occasion and you can earn up to a 6.5% donation for your cause!

6) ToucanBox

The kids might be back at school but it’s always nice to have something to entertain them on those rainy days in or long weekends.

When you register for a FREE petite box at ToucanBox you will also raise a free £1 donation. That’s right, a free craft activities for the kids to enjoy and a free donation to help your cause.

7) eHarmony

Are you on the lookout for love? If you want to give the world of online dating a try, you can also raise big donations for your cause, up to a £30 donation, when you subscribe with eHarmony; the personalised dating service.

Not sure if it’s for you? Don’t worry, you can even raise a 25p donation just for registering and completing the eHarmony questionnaire! So why not register for free and find out who you’re matched with.

8) Kwik-Fit

Time to book an MOT test for your car? You can sort it all with Kwik-Fit for exclusive online prices and a 4% donation for your cause when you go through easyfundraising!

Don’t worry, you can choose a centre and appointment time that’s convenient for you with appointments available 7 days a week at over 500 Kwik-Fit centres.

9) LloydsPharmacy

Whether you are after prescription treatments with an online Doctor or just looking for medicines, health and wellbeing products and toiletries, you’ll find a wide range of healthcare essentials at LloydsPharmacy.

With free click and collect available and free delivery on orders over £35, you can also raise up to a 4% donation for your cause – just what the Doctor ordered!

10) Norton by Symantec

We all know keeping your personal information safe and free from cyber-attacks is essential in this digital age.

That’s why it’s crucial you protect your PC, files and identity with security software that’s trusted by thousands of computer users – Norton by Symantec.

Is your current subscription about to run out or perhaps you’ve just bought a new PC? When you shop through easyfundraising, not only will you get a complete security solution but you can also secure a massive 17.5% donation when you choose Deluxe Norton Security or Premium Norton Security with Backup.