Fundraising Ideas

At Your Business

  • Donate a Percentage of Sales: Share proceeds from the sale of your products, services or event tickets. Email us to let us know about your fundraiser and we will help promote it.
  • State a Workplace Giving & Matching Campaign: Encourage employee giving by doubling or tripling the donations co-workers make to Peoria Home.
  • Collect Donations from Staff & Customers: Are you a retailer? Collect donations from visitors at your retail location.
    • Collect our Program Essentials that support the Peoria Home program.
    • Host a Food Drive to support the residents while in the the Peoria Home program. .
    • Collect change in a donation box from your visiting customers.
  • Create a Dress Down Day at the Office:  “Jeans Days” or “Dress Down Days” are a wonderful way to motivate co-workers to give to a worthy cause. Just set a minimum donation amount (ie. $2-$5) to dress down for the day in the office and donate the funds raised to Peoria Home.
  • Jersey Fridays: Similar concept to the “Dress Down Days” at the office, but “Jersey Days” let your co-workers represent their favorite teams while raising money for a worthy cause.

For Individuals and/or Groups

  • Have a Bake Sale:  Take it to the office, community events, or neighborhood sales. Whip up baked goods as well as one-of-a-kind creations and let the fun begin!
  • Community Garage Sale: Design a flyer to inform neighbors about your plans to hold a yard/garage sale to benefit Peoria Home. Encourage others to join your cause and make it a community event.
  • Host a Party: Collect donations and entertain at the same time. Create a theme and have fun!
    • Anniversary Party
    • Backyard BBQ
    • Oscars Night
    • Wine & Cheese
    • Super Bowl/Tailgate party
    • Olympics
    • Chili Cook-off
    • 4th of July
    • Season Finale party
    • Sunday Brunch
    • Beer Tasting party
    • New Year’s Eve