Welcome Pack for Students
The most useful tool around – our downloadable Student Welcome Pack has all the answers in your quest for funds! Packed full of hints, tips, and entrepreneurial ideas, it’s like a paper-thin Alan Sugar without the attitude. Stuck on ideas? Check out our Ideas Factory here.
Full of FUNdraising hints and tips, our ‘How to Fundraise Pack‘ will kickstart your brainstorming and give you loads of ideas and strategies to get the best results!
Once you’ve started making some money (hopefully!), here’s a guide on How to Deal with WOHAA Money.
Use this FRSB tick to reassure anyone giving to you that you are part of an official programme
Want to get the word out about WOHAA? Here’s our easy Media Pack for instructions on how to promote your events, invite the local press to events, how write a press release, get yourselves on the radio, make social media your friend, and much, much more!
Talking of sponsorship, here’s a handy guide on exactly what that means and how to get it.
Plus a template letter we created so you can get started ASAP!
You could think about approaching local businesses, big businesses, or groups such as Rotary, who do charity work and aim to help out whenever they can. Here’s a template to help you get started.
Why not write to your old primary school? They may be able to help out by providing you with a venue for events (e.g. discos, fairs, arts and crafts sessions for little ones, and many more!) or you might even be able to negotiate a mufti day.
What about printable leaflets to give out at your events? Even better though… get creative and design your own! All the info you need is on our website and if you need help, just call your mentor! 🙂
A banner to really draw people’s attention?
Fancy some charity bag packing? Download a template letter to request a spot from local supermarkets. Bucket collecting? Here are some tips to get you started, and some information on the appropriate permission you may need to request.
Do you know any UK taxpayers?? Guess what? With Gift Aid, you can receive an extra 25p for every £1 donated by a UK taxpayer!! That’s an extra £5 on a £20 donation!! Here is a downloadable Gift Aid form for you to give to any UK taxpayer donors. If you want to be eco-friendly, why not keep a Gift Aid donation sheet to get as many names as possible all at once!
OR get them to donate online at your official Wings of Hope fundraising page where Gift Aid is claimed back automatically!
An online fundraising page is a great way to raise awareness and money for your projects, and is especially useful for sharing on social media! Read our handy step-by-step guide here
If you’re getting to the end of your WOHAA journey, you’ll need a Snapshot submission form – find it HERE
And here are some handy guidelines of what we’re looking for!
We need lots of evidence to judge your projects – think photos, letters, video diaries, newspaper cuttings, leaflets, budget breakdowns, timelines, profiles, designs, event plans, and everything else! Remember – make it FUN, make it DIFFERENT, make it YOU!