Ten ways you can support us this Christmas
This Christmas help us raise funds by doing something you love, giving meaningful presents or undertaking a challenge!
Here is a list of Christmas fundraising ideas to get you inspired.
1. Book our Colombian Food Tour as your Christmas Office activity
If you work in a team of 4-8 people and are looking for an original and fun Christmas event, why not do our Colombian Food Tour? More information here.
2. Organise a Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner
Hold a festive dinner with warm and hearty food, Christmas songs and lots of holiday cheer! You can raise funds by charging an entry fee or doing a raffle!
3. Attend our I Love Latino Christmas Party
Come along our special Christmas Latin Party taking place on Friday 30th November in Gabeto in Camden Town featuring 2 rooms of salsa, reggaeton and bachata. Information and tickets here.
4. Run a 5K Santa Run
Join 2,000 others Santas in this annual 'Red & White' bearded charge around Battersea Park in this 5k festive fun run taking place on Saturday 8th December. More information here.
5. Support us while doing your Christmas shopping
If you shop on Amazon, switch to AmazonSmile and select Children Change Colombia as your registered charity and we will receive a small % of the net profits every time you shop! More information here.
6. Make a regular donation
Donate from as little as £3 a month and support children to build safer and more peaceful communities. Set up your direct debit here.
7. Give up sugar and/or alcohol in January
It’s a great way to cleanse your body from the festive overload, start the year in a healthy way and raise funds in support of Colombia’s most at risk children. If you think you are not up for the challenge, why not sponsor the Children Change Colombia team’s 30 day no sugar and no alcohol challenge this January? Get inspired or support us here.
8. Hold a Christmas film night
Why not invite your friends and family round, bake some Christmas cookies, wear your holiday jumper and watch a classic Christmas film! By charging an entry fee, you could raise funds and help raise awareness of Children Change Colombia’s work.
9. Buy tennis clothes that belonged to Andy and Jamie Murray as Christmas presents
Tennis superstars Andy and Jamie Murray have donated a selection of new and used practice t-shirts and shorts that belonged to them. More information here.
10. Hold a Bake Sale
Get baking Christmas goodies and sell them at work, school or in your community. Your house will smell great and your cakes will spread holiday cheer!