Step-by-step: art exhibition
An art exhibition is a great way to showcase the talents of your school cohort and to encourage support for your PTA from new quarters.
Step-by-step: auction of promises
An 'auction of promises' is a fantastic way of raising money for your PTA and helps get everyone, including local businesses, involved.
Step-by-step: beetle drive
A beetle drive is an old-school fundraising event that involves shouting out, making it a lively and sociable activity for the whole family to enjoy!
A charismatic caller, rhyming numbers and eyes down folks... A bingo event is simple to put on and can be a great way to raise money.
A campover on the school field offers families a digital detox, while relaxing with friends and supporting the school at the same time!
Step-by-step: car boot sale
Running a car boot sale is a popular PTA event and a great fundraising activity, but there are a few things to bear in mind...
Step-by-step: casino night
Use a professional casino provider and dress up your school hall for a glamourous night of high drama and high living.
A traditional Gaelic gathering, involving music and dancing, a ceilidh promises lots of fun for the whole family.
Bring the circus to your school – it is an easy and profitable fundraising event to organise, and the wider community will want to come along, too!
Discos are simple to organise, offer guaranteed fun and are a firm favourite on the PTA fundraising calendar!
Step-by-step: fashion show
Step-by-step: film event
Imagine the buzz and excitement of hosting your own film premiere? Here we guide you through the requirements of running a film event.
Step-by-step: fireworks display
A bonfire and fireworks event promises a big audience and big returns. This guide aims to make sure your night goes off with a bang!
Step-by-step: grand ball
The end of the summer term is the perfect time to hold a grand ball - think posh frocks, black ties and champagne on the lawn!
Step-by-step: international evening
International evenings are really popular, benefiting the PTA and the school in many ways. They offer the opportunity for everyone to sample something exotic!
Step-by-step: leavers' prom
Forget the humble disco – today’s school leavers want to let off post-exam steam with a US-style prom.
Step-by-step: murder mystery
Murder mystery nights promise lots of fun for a modest amount of effort. After all, who can resist a night of spirited super-sleuthing?!
Step-by-step: music festival
Music festivals on the school field are becoming an increasingly popular PTA fundraiser – we can see why!
Step-by-step: pamper evening
A pamper and shopping event provides the perfect opportunity for mums to treat themselves to a night of self-indulgence.
Step-by-step: pet show
Who could resist seeing which dog wins the wettest nose competition at your very own pet show? A lovely way for children to show off their furry friends.
Step-by-step: quiz night
Quiz nights are a popular event on the PTA social calendar, providing lots of fun (and funds) for very little effort.
Step-by-step: race night
Race nights are a fun way to get people together and raise money – just choose what type of race to show – from greyhounds to motorbikes!
Step-by-step: stargazing guide
A stargazing evening makes a great event for the whole family, and it’s reassuringly educational too!
A swishing (or clothes-swapping) party is a fun way for your supporters to freshen up their wardrobes while raising money for your cause.
Step-by-step: wine tasting
Organising an evening of wine tasting is simple – all you need is a group of enthusiastic parents, some good wines and an expert...
Step-by-step: talent show
Celebrate the diverse range of talents your students possess by literally putting them centre stage in a talent show!