Organise your own fundraiser

Thank you for considering supporting our valuable work by raising funds. Below are suggestions of ways you can hold fun, local events to raise funds, and at the same time make your own personal contribution to beating blood cancer. You can…

  • Hold a cake sale
  • Hold a coffee morning (or coffee AND cake – even better!)
  • Organise a ‘pub quiz’
  • Organise a charity golf day
  • Have your head shaved
  • Have a craft stall at a local fete
  • Hold an ‘auction of promises’
  • Use a ‘Swear Box’ at work
  • Sell your old items at a car boot sale or online
  • Host a charity dinner party for friends
  • Organise a charity sports match (football, cricket, rugby, tennis or any sport you are passionate about)
  • Run a “Ladies who lunch” event
  • Have an office “Dress-Down Friday”
  • Open your garden for the day
  • Distribute and manage one or more collection boxes in pubs, shops etc.

Start your fundraiser online

A convenient way for your supporters to raise funds is through online portals such as JustGiving. Leukaemia & Myeloma Research UK are already setup in JustGiving – all you have to do is create your account and setup your campaigns. Click the logo below to get started:

Just Giving

Ready to get started?

Here are the simple steps you need to take to get your fundraiser up and running:

1Set the date and place and other critical details

2Send us the event details so that we can advertise on our social networks, plus you can request a promotional materials bundle if you need one.
Send event details

You’ll also need to download the Fundraising Packs.
Download Pack 1
Download Pack 2

3Invite your friends and advertise your event

4Run your event and collect funds. Need a collection box?

5Send Leukaemia & Myeloma Research UK the money raised via cheque



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What’s in the promotional materials bundle?

Our promotional materials bundle will help you stand out both in the lead up to and during your fundraising event. The bundle includes flags & banners, T- Shirts, Collection tins (two sizes), wrist bands, balloons, badges, stickers and electronic logos for posters.

Ready to get started?

You can request a Promotional Bundle when you tell us about your event. Just follow the steps in the box above.

Request a Collection Box

Our Collection Boxes are a great way to encourage people to donate to our cause. Simply position them in shops, pubs and other venues where people keep loose change and send the funds back to us once they’re full. Download the Collection Box request form now.

Read fundraising stories

Read our inspirational fundraising stories – stories of people just like you – who have raised essential funds to support our work.

Request a Fundraising Pack

Our Fundraising Packs contain everything you need to promote your fundraising event plus all the information and instructions on how and where to send your funds raised. Download a Fundraising Pack now.

Sign up for a Challenge

Trek, bike, climb, raft, ride, sledge, ski… Push yourself and achieve an incredible personal goal, all whilst raising money to beat blood cancer. Browse the Challenges below:

Or why not try…

Run For Charity

Run For Charity

Kilt Walk

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