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School fundraising

School fundraising

Fundraising is vital to ensure that Concern can continue to support the communities that we work with globally. It's also a fun way to take action and support the work that we do! 

There are lots of ways students can get involved with fundraising, it is a great opportunity to bring your students together and get creative! Please see below for some of the fun but tried and tested ways your school can get involved. 


  • Bag pack in your local supermarket  
  • Hold a bake sale or coffee morning 
  • Organise a Christmas Jumper Day or Carol Singing  
  • Hold a no uniform day  
  • Host a Teachers v’s Students football tournament  
  • Give something up
  • Hold a Table Quiz
  • Organise a sponsored walk or sports day

General Fundraising

If you'd like to fundraise for Concern in your school - first of all, thank you so much for your vital support!

The fastest and easiest way to start a fundraiser is to set up an online fundraising page for your school or class here.

Get in touch

If you need some support or want a fundraising pack, please email Joanne at to talk about your ideas, whatever you choose to do, we'll support you the whole way. 

Holy Family Community school with Schools fundraising officer Noeleen Doyle. The school raised over €8000 for the Concern Fast in 2018. Photo: Ruth Medjber/ Concern Worldwide.

Interested in fundraising with your school

  • Take part in the Concern Fast

  • Organise your own fundraiser

  • Take part in the Hunger Heroes programme

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