Staff fundraising

Staff fundraising allows you to have some fun while encouraging team bonding and motivation. 

We can support your initiatives with friendly advice and helpful resources. 

Regardless of the size of your business, we can help you create a programme of engaging fundraising activities that can be tailored to suit your organisation.

Benefits to your business

Fundraising in your business is an opportunity to boost staff morale while also making a difference to the lives of others.

Engaging in staff fundraising for Coastguard can benefit your business a number of ways.

  • Helps you retain a talented and diverse workforce
  • Promotes job satisfaction and effectiveness 
  • Connects employees across teams and locations
  • Enhances positive media coverage of your business
  • Improves customer satisfaction

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Fundraising ideas

Ideas for staff fundraisers are only limited by your imagination. To help get the creative juices flowing, here are some examples:

  • Dress up or dress down day
  • Fishing competition
  • Office car boot sale
  • A water-only day
  • Quiz night
  • Seafood cooking competition
  • Sports tournament
  • Give up something you love
  • A swear box
  • Cake or book sale
  • Family fun day
  • Raffles and auctions

Remember, often the simplest ideas are the most successful. For more ideas, view our fundraising ideas.


Fundraising Materials

We would love to work with you to make your staff fundraising a success. We can provide advice and materials for setting up and running activities and to help you get started please review our Fundraising Guide here.  

For more information and advice please contact us today.


Fundraising with us is easy and it’s a lot of fun.

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