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Getting started

Dedicate your birthday or other special occasion to St Mungo’s. Set up an online giving page with JustGiving or Facebook and ask loved ones to donate instead of buying you a gift.

Set up your online giving page with Justgiving or Facebook and ask friends and family to donate.

Step 1) Set up your online giving page using JustGiving or Facebook

Step 2) Register your fundraiser and get your celebration fundraising guide

Step 3) Share the link with friends and family

Step 4) Raise money – change lives

Register your celebration

Celebration fundraising tips

Personalise your page: include a photo of yourself and write why you’ve chosen to support St Mungo’s. 

Share: Regularly share your page on social media. You don’t want people to miss your post or forget to donate.

Set a target: Giving pages with a financial target raise 46% more. Set one and increase it if you reach it.

Register your celebration

Saamir Ansari

You can now create personal fundraisers via Facebook. One way you can do this is by creating a birthday fundraiser, making it even easier for friends and family to donate to your fundraising efforts. Saamir Ansari speaks of how he found the process.

“Creating a birthday fundraiser for St Mungo's via Facebook was simple and very effective. It was great to be able to help such a brilliant organisation in such a difficult time.”