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6 Months to Go – ‘Fete in a Box’ Countdown Planner!

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What is ‘Fete in a Box’?

‘Fete in a Box’ is the ultimate expression of our mission at the Fundraising Directory ‘to save volunteers from having to reinvent the wheel all of the time’!

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  3. This project is a huge labour of love, so please support our work by letting our advertisers know you found them through us 🙂

xMandy aka the Fundraising Whisperer

6 Months to Go! It’s time for:

Convenor

  • Contact Rotary re marquees
  • Formally Invite local MP’s etc

Logistics

  • OOTB: car park silent auction or incentive prize

Stalls

  • Confirm stall convenors
  • Stall holder pack – previous year info, reimbursment forms, exp form, evaluation form

Marketing

  • Facebook schedule – begin adding posts to come up montly / weekly / daily – here is some inspiration for some Sharable Facebook Funnies to get your audience participating.

Sponsorship

  • Start sourcing local sponsorship

 Entertainment

  • Book face painter
  • Organise school performances
  • Organise local performances
  • Invite community entertainment eg local dance schools
  • Class: perform and art

Raffle

  • Silent / live auction
  • Raffles, prizes, licence, part of fete or separate?


Useful Articles

Silent Auctions
Fundraising Tip; Running a Silent Auction
Making Fundraising Targets Fun
Virtual Volunteering
Pet Fundraiser; How to involve pets in fundraising
Ideas for making your event ‘greener’
A guide to asking for in-kind sponsorship for Fetes and Festivals


Quickfind Guide:

Activities, Face Painters and Entertainment

ACT   |   NSW   |   NT   |   QLD   |   SA   |   TAS   |   VIC   |   WA

Amusement Rides and Jumping Castles

ACT   |   NSW   |   NT   |   QLD   |   SA   |   TAS   |   VIC   |   WA

Animals & Pony Rides

ACT   |   NSW   |   NT   |   QLD   |   SA   |   TAS   |   VIC   |   WA

Bulk Suppliers

ACT   |   NSW   |   NT   |   QLD   |   SA   |   TAS   |   VIC   |   WA

Fireworks

ACT   |   NSW   |   NT   |   QLD   |   SA   |   TAS   |   VIC   |   WA

First Aid, ATMs & Services

ACT   |   NSW   |   NT   |   QLD   |   SA   |   TAS   |   VIC   |   WA

Food, Drink & Fun Foods

ACT   |   NSW   |   NT  |   QLD   |   SA   |   TAS   |   VIC   |   WA

Glow Sticks / LED

ACT   |   NSW   |   NT   |   QLD   |   SA   |   TAS   |   VIC   |   WA

Showbags, Novelties & Prizes

ACT   |   NSW   |   NT   |   QLD   |   SA   |   TAS   |   VIC   |   WA

Stall Supplies & Stallholders

ACT   |   NSW   |   NT   |   QLD   |   SA   |   TAS   |   VIC   |   WA