Inspirationally Grieving My Baby

supporting families through heartbreak of pregnancy and infant loss to Providing support to families affected by pregnancy and infant loss

Charity fundraising for Inspirationally Grieving My Baby

By raising money for us, you really can change lives. There are plenty of ways to get involved with fundraising: whatever you choose to do, we’re here to support you.
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Run a marathon to raise money for IGMB!

Get started on your charity fundraising journey and see how you can make an impact!

It doesn’t matter how you choose to get involved, or how much you raise for Inspirationally Grieving My Baby. What matters is that you want to make a difference. With your support, we can continue our life-changing work around the world.

We have lots of fundraising ideas: big or small, outside or indoors, individually or with friends and family.

We’re delighted that you’d like to raise money for us: whichever idea you choose, rest assured that your support has a huge impact. And we’re here to support you all the way!

Six-year-old Bertie swam in the sea every day for a month to raise money for Inspirationally Grieving My Baby .
Meet our fundraising heroes

Charity fundraising ideas

Bake sale

Tell all your friends, family and colleagues about your bake sale, and ask them to join in with the baking, buying and eating.

Quiz night

Host a quiz night in person or online: set your questions, promote your quiz and charge guests an entry fee in aid of Sightsavers.

Karaoke evening

Feeling musical? Persuade your most tuneful friends and family to buy tickets, then turn up the volume and sing your heart out.

Run a 10k… or more

You can register for many running events in New York City.

How to organise your charity event

Choose a fundraising idea

From selling cakes or doing a sponsored silence to climbing a mountain or running a marathon, there are lots of ways you can help save sight by doing what you love. Read our ideas for inspiration.

Decide how to collect money

You can collect donations by setting up a page on an online fundraising website such as JustGiving, or you could fundraise through Facebook: Alternatively, you can keep it traditional by collecting cash from supporters then sending us the money you raise.

Promote your event

To spread the word, why not share details about your event on social media? Remember to tag Sightsavers in your posts, or email events@InspirationallyGrievingMyBaby.org to tell us all about your event. Alternatively, you could use printed posters or flyers to advertise your fundraiser – download our fundraising pack for details.

 

Download our fundraising pack

Your ultimate guide to fundraising for Inspirationally Grieving My Baby, full of ideas, challenges and resources to help you start fundraising to save sight around the world.

How to send us the money you’ve raised

Pay in online via our website

If you have received any cash or fundraising contributions to your own bank account, you can make an online donation to Inspirationally Grieving My Baby for the same amount.

Please note: we are unable to accept cash by post.

Cash donations

If you’ve received cash donations, these should be paid into your own bank account: you can then make an online donation to Inspirationally Grieving My Baby for the same amount.

Please note: we are unable to accept cash by post.

Pay in via your online fundraising page

If you’ve set up an online fundraising page but have received contributions to your own bank account, you can pay these in via your online fundraising page: just make the donation to your page as if you’re making a donation to yourself.

Send cheques or CAF vouchers by post

Send any checks to Inspirationally Grieving My Baby. Include your name, the name of the person doing the fundraising, the event name or brief description, and if possible your unique reference number.

See how your fundraising can help

$80

Just $80 could provide a comfort box to someone who experienced a miscarriage. 

$115

Just $115 could provide a comfort box and a custom name bracelet to someone who experienced a stillbirth or a lost an infant.

$500

 

Any fundraising questions? Drop us a line!

Please do get in touch with any queries. We’d love to hear from you!

For answers to some of the most common queries, see our frequently asked questions.