BBC Children in Need: Fundraising Ideas

  • Zahra Baz
  • Chanté May

We've all got something we're good at, something we love. Why not turn it into a fundraiser and help change children's lives across the UK. Whether it's getting together with your friends for a quiz night, or putting up our ready to run sweepstake poster, here are some of our favourite ideas to get you started.

Do your Thing

From coast to coast, city to city, BBC Children in Need is out there making a difference. The amazing projects we support help disadvantaged children and young people all over the country, and everyone from Land’s End to John O’Groats can get involved. Want to know more? Check out our map here. Simply use the projects tab to discover the initiatives we support, or see how easily you can take part with the events tab.

Workplace Funding

The Pudsey Games are upon us.
The Pudsey Games is a selection of fun workplace challenges and fundraisers, giving you a chance to do your thing at work and change young lives across the UK
Whether it's a lunchtime get together or competitive challenges across the week, it all counts.

Get your Bake On!

Mix up an old favourite with themed bakes or competitions amongst your friends and family.
Collect donations with every slice and add a competitive twist with scorecards. 
We have everything you need to get started below.

Discover more ideas - click here!

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