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Organise your own event

There’s something special about organising a fundraising event for Tŷ Hafan. As well as raising money for our vital services, you can develop new skills, meet inspiring people and feel a huge sense of achievement.

So, come on. Let’s do this. Let’s find the right activity for you, have a really great time, and smash your fundraising target.

Organise your own event

Already know what your fundraiser is?

Then please use the form at the bottom of the page to tell us all about it.

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Tried-and-tested events

Here’s a list of events that people have organised in the past to fundraise for Tŷ Hafan. But please feel free to get creative and do something completely different.

Epic Events

• Skydive
• Zipwire challenge
• Dance-a-thon
• World record attempt
• New Year dip

Sporting events

• Golf day
• Rugby match
• Football tournament
• Fun run
• Sports day

Community events

• Christmas market
• Treasure hunt
• Quiz night
• Coffee morning
• Bake sale

Virtual events

• Gaming marathon
• Virtual auction
• Stream a tutorial
• Online concert
• Home fitness challenge

Simple events

• Movie night
• Pamper evening
• Car wash
• Head shave
• Car boot sale

Family events

• Board games evening
• Come Dine with Me
• Karaoke contest
• Read-a-thon
• Easter egg hunt

Organise your own event

How to maximise your fundraising

At Tŷ Hafan, we’ve learnt a lot over the years about what helps to make a fundraiser a big success.

This expert knowledge is something we want all our fundraisers to benefit from. So we’ve put together our top five essential tips for maximising your fundraising.

Use social media

such as Facebook, to spread the word about your event.

Set up an online giving page

that makes it easy for people to support you.

Tŷ Hafan publicity materials

Grab some Tŷ Hafan publicity materials and use them in your community.

Shout about it

Get in touch with your local media and tell them about you’re fundraising.

Matched giving

Ask your employer about their Matched giving policy to double your total.

Supporting you all the way

Whether you’re a seasoned fundraiser or thinking about organising your first event, our expert Fundraising team is here for you.

They can answer all your questions, provide you with a boost when you need it, and simply make fundraising for Tŷ Hafan a whole lot easier.

Contact them at supportercare@tyhafan.org or on 029 2053 2255. They’d love to hear from you.

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Free resources for you

We’ve created a superb fundraising guide that’s got your name written all over it. It’s full of top advice, practical tips and fundraising ideas.

On top of this, we’ve also got some fantastic posters, stickers, balloons and other publicity materials you can get your hands on for free. They’re perfect for getting your fundraiser noticed and making it a huge success.

Receive donations online

Setting up your own individual fundraising page through a site such as JustGiving is a fantastic way to raise awareness of your fundraising exploits and why you support Tŷ Hafan.

Importantly, it also gives family, friends and colleagues a really easy way to donate money. But with so many people fundraising for different charities nowadays, don’t forget to make your page standout with your personal story, photos and regular updates.

    Event details

    Your name
    Your email address
    Tell us what you intend to do
    Your event's name
    Date of your event
    Event finish date(optional)
    How much is your group aiming to raise? (optional)
    Why are you raising money for Tŷ Hafan?
    Further information (optional)


    Please tick here to confirm that you are aged 18 or over. If you are under 18, please contact our Supporter Care team on 029 2053 2255 to register your event.