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Start a Celebration Page with Opportunity International

Celebrating a birthday, marking an anniversary or getting married? Whichever special occasion you’re honouring, celebrate with meaning by asking family and friends to donate to families living in poverty instead.

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How It Works

Celebrating a special occasion but have no need for any more ‘stuff’? Set up a fundraising page instead in a few easy steps, ask family and friends to donate in lieu of buying any gifts and you’ll be celebrating with meaning in no time.

1. Choose Your Occasion

Let your friends and family know what you’re celebrating!

  • Birthday Celebration Fundraisers

    Birthday

  • Wedding Celebration Fundraisers

    Wedding

  • Anniversary Celebration Fundraiser

    Anniversary

  • General Celebration Fundraiser

    Other

2. Discover A Cause:

Which are you most passionate about?

  • Invest in Mothers

    Invest In
    Mothers

    Your fundraiser will invest in mothers and give them a hand up out of poverty. With small loans to start their own business, they’ll be able to provide food, clean water, proper shelter and education for their children.

  • Build Healthy Communities

    Build Healthy Communities

    Marginalised and vulnerable, families living in poor communities face immense challenges –illiteracy, life-threatening illness and child mortality. Your fundraiser will help strengthen communities in these areas, starting a ripple of transformation for the families that call them home.

  • Create Leaders

    Create
    Leaders

    Your fundraiser will empower men and women with new skills and confidence, helping them become leaders in their communities to bring about positive change. By investing in local leadership, you’ll be helping increase a community’s self-sufficiency for years to come.

  • Deliver Innovation

    Deliver Innovation

    In developing countries, families are often unable to access to the tools and resources they need to leave poverty behind because of barriers like geographic isolation. Your fundraiser will support innovations in areas such as technology, helping close these gaps.

  • Enhance Impact

    Enhance
    Impact

    When your goal is to give families a hand up out of poverty, you want to be sure that what you’re doing is making a real difference. By supporting initiatives that assess the impact of programs, your fundraiser will be helping refine and enhance the impact of your support.

3. Determine a Goal:

How much would you like to raise? Consider the kind of impact you want to have, the number of people you think will celebrate alongside you and how much they’re likely to contribute. Here are some options you might want to go for!

  • $500
  • $1,000
  • $5,000
  • $10,000

4. Share with Friends and Family:

Once you’ve set up your celebration page, share it via email and social media with friends, family and others who you think want to celebrate alongside you!