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Fundraising for TASC

Fundraising is a great way to support TASC as well as giving something back to the ambulance community.

TASC Charity fundraising

Getting started

There are so many ways to raise money, the possibilities are endless when it comes to charity fundraising. Whether you bake, run, walk, cycle or dance, cycle or skydive, knit, sing or bake, the money you raise will help us to continue being there for our vital ambulance community when they’re struggling.

If you’re not sure what fundraising event you would like to do, why not try one of our ideas on this page or download our fundraising pack for even more inspiration?

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Ideas for fitness fanatics

  • Run a half marathon
  • Take part in a cycling event
  • Do a sponsored skydive
  • Do a sponsored swim
  • Go bog snorkeling
  • Arrange a sporting tournament
Got an idea? Let us know
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Ideas for people who don’t have much time

  • Give up your morning coffee and donate the money you save
  • Hold a Name The Teddy competition
  • Do a sponsored silence
  • Give it Up – get sponsored to go without something
Got an idea? Let us know
TASC Charity fundraising

Ideas for teams

  • Hold a baking competition and sell off the goods
  • Hold a pancake race
  • Compete in a team Zumba marathon
  • Arrange a coffee morning
  • Host a quiz for team members
  • Hold a dress down Friday at work for TASC day
Download fundraising pack
TASC Charity fundraising

Stuck for charity fundraising ideas?

Sign up for a TASC challenge event instead

View all fundraising events

Got a question? Read our FAQs

Once you know what you’re going to be doing, it’s important to start planning early.

Don’t forget to set up an online fundraising page, it’s easy and people will be able to donate from all around the world! We recommend you use JustGiving or Virgin Money Giving and make sure you chose TASC, The Ambulance Staff Charity as your chosen charity.

Got a question? Read our FAQs 
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Just Giving

Here’s how to set up a page on JustGiving:

  1. Visit www.justgiving.com and log in to your JustGiving account, if you don’t have an account you’ll be prompted to set one up.
  2. Click on ‘Start Fundraising’ at the top of the page and search for TASC, The Ambulance Staff Charity
  3. If you’re taking part in an organised event, search for and select the right one. If you can’t see the event listed, select ‘create your own to continue’ on the right-hand side.
  4. Choose your JustGiving web address – this is the link you will be sharing with friends and family for them to donate to the page. It’s best for your web address to include your or your team’s name.
  5. Click ‘Create your page’. You are now ready to share and start your fundraising journey.
Set up your JustGiving page
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Virgin Money Giving

Here’s how to set up a page on Virgin Money Giving:

  1. Visit www.virginmoneygiving.com, click on Sign In and then enter a few simple details such as your email address, name, address, a password and your contact preferences.
  2. Select the best fundraising option for you and then share why you’re fundraising.
  3. Select TASC, The Ambulance Staff Charity as your chosen charity/cause.
  4. Finalise your fundraising page and start spreading the news you are an online fundraiser!
Set up your Virgin Giving page

Spread the word

Once you’ve set up your account, spread the word. Your friends and family will be happy to support you with your charity fundraising, but you need to let them know and remind them a few times, and don’t forget to use social media to promote your challenge or event.

Supporting your charity fundraising challenge or event

We always love to hear how people are raising money for us, so don’t forget to let us know. Our dedicated Fundraising Team will also offer you support and guidance as you prepare for your challenge or event. We’ll even send you promotional literature, collection boxes and t-shirts to super-charge your fundraising.

Let us know about your fundraising event

Got a question? Read our FAQs 

Your challenge is over

Now you just need to pay in your sponsorship money. Firstly, thank you so much for raising vital funds for TASC. Whether it’s £50, £500 or £5,000, it will make a big difference to the people we help, and we’re very grateful for your support.

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JustGiving or Virgin Media

If you’ve created a JustGiving or Virgin Media Giving page, your sponsorship money will be automatically transferred to us and you won’t need to do anything else.

Paying in money

If people have given you coins and notes as sponsorship money, you can either pay it to TASC by making a donation or visit your bank and transfer the money to TASC with the following details:

Bank: Lloyds Bank Plc
Account Name: The Ambulance Staff Charity
Branch Sort Code: 30-92-33
Account Number: 27189563
Reference: Please provide your name here
(Don’t forget to use a paying in slip)

TASC Charity fundraising

Paying in a cheque

If you would like to send in your money by cheque, please send the cheque and a note with your name and contact details to:

Fundraising Team
The Ambulance Staff Charity
Head Office
12 Ensign Business Centre, Westwood Way
Coventry, CV4 8JA

Upcoming fundraising events

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Our fundraising promise

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