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Eight easy ways to Fundraise

There are loads of ways to spread the word, raise money for #ShadesDay and help struggling families to get a break.

1. Wear your shades & Take a Snap
Ask your friends and colleagues to wear their sunglasses, take a selfie and share with friends using #ShadesDay. It would be fantastic if you could make a donation too.

2. Looking good with DIY Shades
Get crafty and make your own or request our fundraising pack for a bit of help and inspiration!

Shades Day cakes3. Coffee Morning, Sunny Lunch or Afternoon Tea
Ask everyone to wear their favourite shades and make a donation

4. ‘Unveil the Whale’!
Hold your own sweepstake by downloading our poster and guessing the name of the Shades Day Whale – coming soon!

Shades Day raffle5. Hold a Raffle
Everyone loves a good raffle, grab a few prizes and charge £1 a ticket

6. Sunny Bake-off!
At home or work, get the baking going and the donations flowing!

7. Famous Shades Film Night
Sunglasses rule in Hollywood! Top Gun, Ferris Bueller, Grease… Pick a classic and host a film night.

By Royal Appointment?8. By Royal Appointment?
Harry & Meghan get married the next day (and both look great in shades!) Combine the celebrations to raise vital funds.

Maximise your fundraising

  • Put Up Posters
    Put up posters included in your fundraising pack and get your friends and colleagues involved
  • Use social media
    Spread the word and share your #ShadesDay photos!
  • Create a fundraising page on JustGiving
    Set a fundraising target and aim to beat it!
  • Text to donate
    Tell others to do the same, it’s quick and easy: Text SHAD35 £3 to 70070

If you have any questions, please get in touch. Email Izzy at isobel@FamilyHolidayAssociationorg.uk or call 020 3117 0659.

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