Fundraising


This year we want to raise more money than ever before to help vulnerable older people survive the winter and we would like you to fundraise as much as possible to ensure we can reach this goal together.

Online Fundraising

You can set up your online fundraising page through BT MyDonate.

One off donations

If you have not fundraised but still wish to make a donation, please donate online, or send a cheque. If you are a tax payer, please send a Gift Aid declaration with your donation to our address above.

Direct Debit

We also have a direct debit facility if you would like to donate on a regular basis to the Winter Warmth Appeal. Call 01900 825760 for more information about this service.

Fundraising Deadline

Please be aware sponsorship and fundraising must be returned to Cumbria Community Foundation by Friday 23 February 2018 to be put into the prizedraw. If you have raised offline sponsorship, please contact us if you would like to send it by bank transfer. A cheque can also be posted to Cumbria Community Foundation, Dovenby Hall, Dovenby, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 0PN.┬áPlease make cheques payable to Cumbria Community Foundation with ‘Big Sleep’ written on the back.

Fundraising Tips and Resources

Set yourself a target for how much you think you can fundraise. We have plenty of advice and ideas for fundraising in our Big Sleep Fundraising Guide. You can use the sponsorship form to keep track of your fundraising or you can set up an online fundraising page via BT MyDonate.

Your contribution counts

We will use your money to support our Winter Warmth Fund which helps elderly people in Cumbria keep warm through winter. Many thanks for your support.

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