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Nursery fundraising ideas

Whether you’re planning to go all out and make a day of it, or just squeeze in a quick activity or two, here are a few ideas to get you started.

Mr Tumble wearing a Red Nose

IDEA 1

Host a Mr Tumble Red Nose Day party

Hop aboard Mr Tumble’s party bus and invite everyone from parents and carers to brothers, sisters and friends along too. Just ask for donations before they hit the dance floor. 

Party Bus Event Poster

Party bus event poster

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Party invitations

Party invitations

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Stick the Nose on Mr Tumble

Stick the Nose on Mr Tumble

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Deeley Boppers

IDEA 2

Dress up

Give your party a red theme or let your little ones wear fancy dress for the day – all in return for a small fee. You could even pick your favourite Red Nose and try dressing up as them.

Red Nose mask templates

Red Nose mask templates

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Red Noses

Order your Red Noses

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Event poster

Red Nose Day event poster

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Cupcake

IDEA 3

Bake a difference

Whip up some home-made treats or pop to the shops, then set up a stall and sell, sell, sell. To help get you started, we’ve put together a few easy recipes to make at home or nursery. You can also print cake labels and bunting to decorate your stall.

Recipes

Red Nose Day recipes

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Cake Labels

Cake Labels

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Bunting

Bunting

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Get inspired. See all our nursery downloads.

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3 fun ways to top up your total

Give your fundraising a boost with these quick, simple activities. We’ve done all the prep for you, so just print and have fun.

Treasure Hunt

TIP 1

Treasure hunt

Get outdoors and explore with our Red Nose Day treasure hunt. Invite your little ones’ siblings and friends along too, in return for a donation.

Get hunting

Pass the parcel challenges

TIP 2

Pass the parcel

Ask parents for donations then play classic party games. To get you started, we’ve created some pass the parcel challenges. Just print, wrap and go.

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Sweepstake poster

TIP 3

Up the stakes

Get adults to guess where the party bus is off to next. Charge £2 a guess then split the cash – £30 for the winner and £30 for Comic Relief.

Download sweepstake*

*For grown ups