A rewarding way to make a difference

Become a fundraiser for Barnardos and join a community passionate about keeping children safe from abuse and neglect.

Thinking of fundraising for us?

Our dedicated Community Fundraising Team is here to make fundraising for Barnardos easy, rewarding and fun. We want to support and encourage your fundraising efforts with lots of helpful tips, inspiration and resources.

Whether you are hosting a trivia night, donating your commute, running a marathon, organising a charity golf day, baking biscuits for work colleagues or classmates – we’ve got you covered and will support you every step of the way!

Below you will discover resources, ways to fundraise, inspiring supporters and upcoming events to help make your fundraising for Barnardos a reality.

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Get creative

Your idea, our support.
A powerful way to show your commitment to Australia’s most vulnerable children

At school or work

You'll be surprised by how successful and rewarding fundraising at school or the workplace can be

Get active

Get fit and build awareness through something you enjoy. It's a great way of supporting Australia’s most vulnerable children

strip Gift ideas that make celebrations special


Make your birthday more meaningful by asking for donations instead of gifts!


Make your wedding extra memorable by helping Australia’s most vulnerable children

In memory

Celebrate the life of your loved one with a beautiful and meaningful legacy

strip Every donation makes a difference

352 volunteers spread the love
through our corporate engagement program to assist our centres and support programs
Last year we helped 13,654 children,
young people and their families
65 %
97% of parents who completed
Barnardos parenting programs felt more confident in meeting their child’s needs

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We’ve got you covered with many handy resources to kick off and boost your fundraising

Fundraising FAQs

The important things you need to know to make sure your fundraising event runs smoothly


Be inspired by our everyday heroes who relentlessly raise thousands of dollars for Australia’s most vulnerable children

strip Fundraising events

The Champions Ride

Be a champion for children!
Get on your bike this October and ride
from 50-500km. Challenge yourself
while you raise awareness and vital
funds for vulnerable children.
Find out more.

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