Fundraising on websites such as JustGiving are such a simple and quick way to raise vital funds for Beatson Cancer Charity. It gives you the opportunity to tell your story and get the support of friends, family and work colleagues. JustGiving also helps reclaim Gift Aid on donations from the UK taxpayer – meaning it won’t cost you a penny and will help more funds come towards supporting Beatson patients and their families.
Since the launch of the charity in 2014 we have raised an amazing £6.5 million, where are very large chunk of that fantastic amount raised was from JustGiving. See below:
Total raised online with JustGiving: £1,070,669.98
Total fundraising pages created: 1,431
Why don’t you start your online fundraising journey today for #teambeatson? Here are just some of the many events Beatson Cancer Charity supporters are taking part in the next few months:
- Cancer Research UK Snowflake Run Edinburgh 2016 – 21st February
- Inverness 5K Fun Run 2016 – 13th of March
- Manchester Marathon – 10th of April
- Great Edinburgh Run 2016 – 17th of April
- Virgin London Marathon 2016 – 24th of April
Not to mention we have some of our very own Beatson Cancer Charity run events you can fundraise for on JustGiving!
What other fundraising can you do for The Beatson on JustGiving? Be inventive and use your own imagination to fundraise - tackle a head shave, throw a tea morning, bake off or quiz night. Here are some great examples to inspire you from our very own supporters fundraising for us online.
Cutting my hair to support uncle Kris - http://www.justgiving.com/Poppi
Charity Quiz Night -http://www.justgiving.com/Julie-Cain3
Laura’s Halloween charity fundraiser -http://www.justgiving.com/Laura-Peattie
Always remember, fundraising with JustGiving or on anything similar is a fun and secure way to make sure all your money comes straight to Beatson Cancer Charity. You can also use this alongside our paper sponsorship form, giving you two ways for people to support you. So what are you waiting for? Get your page set up and make sure to tell everyone you’re doing something incredible for The Beatson – share your JustGiving page on your social media profiles, tag us in and share to the world your amazing efforts for The Beatson!