Fundraise to protect childhood

Your family can fundraise to protect children around the world from abuse, exploitation, trafficking, and child labor.

Set up a quick Facebook fundraiser

You can do it in about a minute from your phone! Here’s how:

1) Go to the World Vision USA page
2) Click “Fundraisers”
3) Choose “Raise money”
4) Select your goal amount: $500
5) Click “Create”

That’s it! Now you’re ready to share your fundraiser with family and friends.

Optional: You can customize the page and share why you’re inspired to raise funds to help protect children in need. Read this blogger’s story about why she set up a Facebook fundraiser.

Tip: Sending the link directly to friends and family through email or Facebook Messenger can help you reach your goal to help protect more children!

1) Go to the World Vision USA page
2) Click “Fundraisers”
3) Choose “Raise money”
4) Select your goal amount: $500
5) Click “Create”

That’s it! Now you’re ready to share your fundraiser with family and friends.

Optional: You can customize the page and share why you’re inspired to raise funds to help protect children in need. Read this blogger’s story about why she set up a Facebook fundraiser.

Tip: Sending the link directly to friends and family through email or Facebook Messenger can help you reach your goal to help protect more children!

DIY fundraiser ideas for the whole family

Some kids have taken the concept of fundraising and DIY crafts to the next level. Check out these stories for great ideas that just might spark some of your own!

Not your average lemonade stand

See how one kid made a huge difference with his lemonade stands and get some fun lemonade recipes.

A family sells rubber ducks in Alaska so they can purchase live ducks through World Vision's Gift Catalog, which are given to families in need around the world.

These rubber duckies give real ducks

Ducks help families in need with eggs and income, so this little girl started selling rubber ducks with a purpose.

An 11-year-old Ohio girls starts a business and raises money for Gift Catalog cows. And now her gifts keep on giving! Read Malina's story.

Meet an entrepreneurial DIYer

A little girl with a love of crafting soaps, sugar scrubs and bath bombs created a business that gives back.

More family fundraiser ideas

  • Fundraiser garage sale (get your church or neighbors involved too!)
  • Bake sale for a cause
  • Raise funds with a car wash
  • Get crafty – offer handmade items in exchange for donations
    • Make things like friendship bracelets, soap, bath salts, candles…
  • Host a charity auction and get donations from local businesses
  • Pledge to walk a mile for every $10 someone donates
  • Cut an inch off your hair for every $100 donated
  • Put on a family show and request a donation for each ticket
  • Host a lawn game or sports tournament
    • Cornhole, bocce ball, ladder golf, disc golf, volleyball…
  • Fundraiser garage sale (get your church or neighbors involved too!)
  • Bake sale for a cause
  • Raise funds with a car wash
  • Get crafty – offer handmade items in exchange for donations
    • Make things like friendship bracelets, soap, bath salts, candles…
  • Host a charity auction and get donations from local businesses
  • Pledge to walk a mile for every $10 someone donates
  • Cut an inch off your hair for every $100 donated
  • Put on a family show and request a donation for each ticket
  • Host a lawn game or sports tournament
    • Cornhole, bocce ball, ladder golf, disc golf, volleyball…

Protect childhood. Prevent exploitation. Renew hope.