Schools Fundraising Getting your school involved and engaging your staff and pupils is a great way to raise money for Royal Papworth Hospital Charity. We've got lots of ideas and resources to help you along the way. Top fundraising ideas for schools Stuck for inspiration? Take a look at some of our top fundraising ideas… Ask for donations at your next school play Get baking and raise some dough! Organise a non-uniform or fancy dress day Get your teacher to take on a challenge Organise a talent show or ‘battle of the bands’ Get competitive and organise a quiz However you choose to fundraise, our team are on hand to offer all the help and advice you might need to make your activities a huge success. Charity of the Year partnerships If you're thinking about your Charity of the Year for the 2019/20 academic year we would love to hear from you! We have plenty of ideas and resources for schools and would be delighted to speak to you about your plans for the year. School assemblies If your school chooses to support us with fundraising, we may have a volunteer or member of staff who you could invite to speak at one of your assemblies. Our team are trained to make sure we pitch the assemblies just right and all material used is age appropriate. How fundraising can help your schoolA partnership with Royal Papworth Hospital Charity allows students to get a true insight into the work of the Hospital and the impact that fundraising has on the lives of our patients and their families. Fundraising and volunteering can help enhance personal statements and CV's for your older students as well as kick starting off a passion for supporting charities and community engagement in the future. For the younger ones, helping to organise a fundraising event will develop their resourcefulness and communication skills as well enhancing team building skills and personal development.