Fundraise for us

Do you want to take Action on Poverty and fundraise for us? Our fabulous fundraisers have run the City2Surf, organised live music events, cycled through Vietnam and more. By taking the causes you care about into your community, you can raise awareness of poverty and support our work in some of the most disadvantaged regions of the world. 

To get started on fundraising, fill out the online form below or contact us.


Find a fundraiser

Check out our current fundraisers below:

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Cambodia Drought Appeal

Help bring clean water and sanitation facilities to remote regions of Cambodia devastated by drought.

CAMBODIA DROUGHT APPEAL

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Action on Poverty City2Surf Team

Sponsor our team for the City2Surf or join us for Sydney’s favourite run on Sunday 14 August to raise money for our projects in Africa, Asia and the Pacific.

CITY2SURF

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Grandma and Me

Eight-year-old Saya and her grandma are raising money to bring clean water to a kindergarten in Pu-Nhi, Vietnam.

GRANDMA AND ME


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Ryde Rollercoaster Run 

A fun run to raise money for Bairo Pite Clinic.

RYDE ROLLERCOASTER RUN

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Sailung TriNetra Earthquake Appeal

An emergency appeal to help rebuild lives in the Ramechhap district of East Nepal.

SAILING TRINETRA EARTHQUAKE APPEAL

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Voza Community Water Project

Investing in new rainwater tanks in the Solomon Islands.

VOZA COMMUNITY WATER PROJECT

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Cambodian Women’s Crisis Centre Appeal

This appeal is raising money to build a shelter in Siam Reap for women and children who have experienced domestic violence.

CAMBODIAN WOMEN’S CRISIS CENTRE APPEAL

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Bairo Pite Clinic 

Help this clinic in Dili, Timor Leste, provide free health care to poor and vulnerable people.

BAIRO PITE CLINIC

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School Children in Vietnam 

Semi-boarding facilities can increase access to education for children in remote villages of Dien Bien and Hoa Binh.

SCHOOL CHILDREN IN VIETNAM




How to fundraise

Step 1: Download our Fundraising Guidelines (PDF  1.0MB) for all your need-to-know info

Step 2: Get in touch with your fundraising idea and goal

Step 2: Have your event approved by AFAP and obtain your Authority to Fundraise letter

Step 3: Prepare your promotional materials and budget and submit them to AFAP for approval at least two weeks before your event

Step 4: If necessary, take out insurance

Step 5: Have a wonderful event! Keep accurate records on the day of who donated and how much.

Step 6: Submit donations, receipts and donor information (for tax purposes) to AFAP Action on Poverty



Get started

Got a fundraising idea? Fill out the form below or contact us.

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