Summer Themed Fund Raising Ideas – A Guide

It is not accidental that summer season takes credit to  the most popular fund raising events of the year. With the pleasant season driving the crowd, having the best fund raising items will make your event popular than never before.

Here are some fund raising ideas for nonprofits and organizations to make big dollars and popularize the social event that they  support.


Fourth of July Party

Independence Day is a great reason to throw a party. Host a  BBQ in a yard or a local park and ask your supporters to bring a friend. Apart from a fee for food and drink, you can accept donations at the door from people who join.

You can even host fun contests with interesting prizes like custom sunglasses as gifts for the winners.   Sunglasses can even be put up for sale at the party venue. It will make a great accessory for the photo op and will easily enhance the party feel. Models like rimless sunglasses are a great choice to consider.

 Rimless Sunglasses

 Summer Field Day

Celebrate the good old field day this summer with various events like a wheelbarrow race, sack race,  water balloon toss, and tug-of-war- to list a few. You can set a minimum donation for the participants.  Interesting fund raising items like imprinted totes will help you to raise more dollars. Choose innovative models that go well with the summer theme.

Nautical Insulated Beach Bags


Host a run or bike marathon and consider different challenges to suit people of multiple skill levels and ensure maximum participation.  Customized T shirts imprinted with the race details or mascot will make a great race gear and a souvenir and will sell off like hot cakes among the participants and the audience gathered to catch a glimpse of the event.

Gildan® Youth Ultra Cotton® T-Shirts

 County Fair

Reach out to local fairs to explore the different options to make your brand presence felt and to generate some scope for fund raising.You can think of any other creative fund raising events like eating contest or cornhole competition that will get more popular into your venue and help your raise more funds for your cause.

No matter  how you go about it, custom travel tumblers will make great fund raising items to make the event a success. Choose from a wide range of models including  tumblers with straw, plastic mugs and metal tumblers among others.

16 Oz Sizzle Tumblers with Straws

See whether your non- profit  organization can run one event in exchange for recognition and possible donations? It is a great opportunity to spread awareness on your social cause and enhance your support base.

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