Fundraise your way

Fundraising is a fun and creative way to make a big impact. By creating and hosting your own fundraising event, you can raise crucial funds to help us create a healthier community. The beauty of donating to IHMRI is that we put the control back into your hands, ensuring your fundraising efforts go on to support a cause that you champion. Have an idea for an event? We would love to hear from you! By running your own event, you can involve your family, friends and colleagues whilst raising awareness around the illness or disease close to your heart. In addition to this, you will receive support and guidance from IHMRI’s fundraising team. 

Birthday pledge

Stuck on what you want for your birthday this year? Celebrate your birthday 🎂  with the ultimate act of giving and donate to medical research. By clicking below you will be directed to set up your very own fundraising page, where you can set a monetary goal and let your network see where you are directing your funds. 

Host an event

Get creative and host your own event whether it be a challenge, a virtual event or a trivia night – the options are endless! You can create your own online fundraising page to promote your event and direct funds back to IHMRI. If you’re stuck for ideas see how our list of option below, or get in touch with our fundraising team for assistance. 

Peer to peer

Do you have an area of research that you are passionate about – such as cancer research or Parkinson’s? Or do you know someone who is living with an illness or disease that you want to honour and advance research into this field for? Rally your network and set up your own online fundraising page, it’s really simple to do and is very effective in reaching your goal. 

In memory

In memory

Pay tribute to your loved one in a meaningful way, by asking their loved ones to give a gift in memory. Ask friends and family to leave a gift in lieu of flowers at a funeral or memorial or set up a donation page online for people to share memories of your lost loved one while donating to research. 

Need inspiration?

When it comes to fundraising the options are endless! To get your creative juices flowing we have provided a shortlist of ideas that might inspire your next event:

  • Raffle
  • Headshave
  • BBQ
  • Food drive or Bake Sale
  • Dinner party
  • Challenge event
  • City 2 Surf
  • School mufti day
  • Movie Night
  • Duck derby
  • Golf day
  • Online fundraising page 
  • Social media challenge 
  • Sell merchandise
Tour de Cure

Contact IHMRI’s fundraising team to discuss your ideas!

We want to make this as easy as possible for you and are here to support your fundraising efforts. Before you start the process, we ask that you to complete the application to fundraise form so we know what you’re planning and can give you all the support you need, such as fundraising advice, sourcing a researcher to speak at your event (where possible) and fundraising material.

Download Application to Fundraise Form

To find out more about the different ways you can fundraise for IHMRI, please contact Kate Brett, Community Engagement and Events Coordinator 02 4221 5927 or complete the below form.

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