Communities and individuals

Event fundraising

Holding an event at your community centre or local sports club is a great way to bring your community together and give people the opportunity to support Dolly’s Dream.

Community fundraising ideas

Ask your local shire and community to dress in blue.

Host a sports club sausage sizzle.

Hold a trivia night or host a raffle and ask local businesses to donate prizes.

Have community awareness morning, selling blue cupcakes and butterfly biscuits.

Host a girls' night, where you watch feel-good movies and wear blue makeup and clothes.

Have a night at the local pub with blue drinks, raffle meat trays and dinner vouchers.

Ask all riders at the pony club to dress themselves and horses in blue.

Host a ladies day luncheon.

Hold a a Gymkhana & Stockmans Challenge event.

Sell blue ribbons, arm bands, zinc and more that sport players can wear during their games.

Individual fundraising ideas

Challenge yourself and get sponsored for your efforts:

  • run 10km
  • go without coffee for the week
  • do 50 push ups on Do It For Dolly Day
  • walk 5km every day
  • hike a mountain.

Online fundraising

Setting up an online fundraising page is another great way to fundraise for Do It For Dolly Day and super simple! It’s perfect for virtual events or a personal challenge you have set yourself or your team, and a great way to have people donate in lieu of gifts for your birthday.


Facebook fundraisers

Another easy way to fundraise for Do It For Dolly Day is to set up a Facebook fundraiser and share it with your friends.

To set up your Facebook fundraiser, follow these instructions:

  1. Log into your Facebook page.
  2. Find ‘Fundraisers’ in the column on the left-hand side of the page and select. If you can’t see it at first glance, try clicking on the ‘See more’ option and additional options to choose from should appear.
  3. Click on the ‘Raise Money’ button.
  4. Select ‘Charity’ and type Dolly’s Dream into the search bar that appears. Once Dolly’s Dream appears, click on this option.
  5. Click the ‘Create’ button to add some more details and then share with your networks.

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