GiveCentral Offers 5 Easy Fundraising Ideas for Mother’s Day

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Mother's Day is round the corner and nonprofits are looking for ways to make the most out of all the opportunities that this day brings. GiveCentral presents a few fundraising ideas which could help one achieve their goals.

Mother’s day is celebrated annually on the second Sunday in May. This is a day which recognizes mothers and their contribution to society. It is also a great opportunity to raise some much needed funds for your nonprofit. This is a day when people are filled with gratitude. Organize a fundraising event on mother’s day around women’s issues like breast cancer, women’s shelters, etc. It could also be an opportunity for schools to raise some money and help their students to treat their mothers.

Here are some easy fundraising ideas for you to learn from and raise a lot of funds this Mother’s day.


You could get in touch with a local florist or nursery and ask them to contribute some flowers towards your cause. Or you could check if there is some discount on offer in buying them in bulk. Then sell them in some busy location in your neighborhood. It’s the mother’s day and people could think about buying some flowers for their mothers on seeing you on the street. This could bring in some funds towards your cause.


Chocolate is something that is loved by every mom. So this is something which is going to be at a high demand around Mother’s Day. You could order a lot of chocolates in bulk. Sell them and collect some funds for your cause.


Educate local businesses about your cause and ask them to make some donations towards it. If not in terms of money, they could do it in terms of their services or gifts. A local restaurant could donate some gift vouchers for a dinner for two, a local spa could donate a free treatment and local retailers could donate some gifts or coupons. Hold a raffle and sell tickets for it. Sell some drinks and snacks at the raffle to generate some extra funds.


If something that could catch your Mom’s attention after chocolates, it has to be candles. Try selling some scented candles. This is a time when it could sell like hot cakes with people trying to surprise their mothers with some beautiful scented candles. It would allow you to garner some much needed funds.

Craft Fair

Ask students and parents to donate some crafts this Mother’s day. You could make it part of a competition where the best one would be awarded a prize. This could motivate people further to create something beautiful. Apply to your local council to have a street stall. Sell your crafts after setting up the stall. You could also order in some small gift items from some wholesale outlets. Selling these stuff could help you garner a lot of money which could come really handy for your cause.

These are some easy fundraising ideas for you to try out this mother’s day and raise some quick funds. This is not only a time to show your gratitude towards your mother but also an opportunity to do something good for the ones who have done so much for us.

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