You may want to hold your own event, ie: Cake Sale, Tombola Stall, Coffee Morning or hold a Quiz Nite or even a Summer or Winter Ball, it is entirely up to you! It doesn't matter how big or small the event is every little helps to raise awareness about Mesothelioma and supporting Mesothelioma UK. How to plan an event.
Sue and Graham Brown hosted a quiz night in 2009 and they put together a guide full of advice of holding your own quiz night or similiar event which you can find here.
If you are taking part in any type of event you can set up your own fundraising page which will help to raise your profile, you can tell your story and why you want to personally fundraise for Mesothelioma UK Charitable Trust.
Just click on the Just Giving or Virgin Money Giving link and start fundraising today. Ideas and tips from Virgin Money Giving
When raising money for a charity event, always try to be honest with your sponsors about the reasons why you want to raise money for the Mesothelioma UK Charitable Trust. Give them some background information, tell them about the charity and it's services and why it is important to you, being more personalised may make them more likely to sponsor you.