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Thank you for choosing to be a part of Team WaterAid! Whether you're planning on raising funds at home, work or in your local community, we've got a fundraising idea to suit everyone.

FAQs

I've got an idea for my fundraising event - what now?

Great news! Whether you’re going to be hosting a Game of Thrones party or whipping up a storm in the kitchen, your generosity is going to change lives. Make sure to let us know about your fundraising by shooting us an and we’ll be in touch to support you on your journey. We also recommend reading our to get the ball rolling.

 

How can I promote my fundraising challenge?

If you are planning to raise money online, create and share your Classy page. Share your page with friends and family, post it on social media and email it around at work. If you want to go one step further, use our template  to try and secure some local press coverage.

What WaterAid materials can I get for my fundraising?

We'd love to send you some WaterAid goodies to help you with your fundraising. We have a collection of resources, as well as sponsorship forms, leaflets and posters. Email us at [email protected] and we'll send them out to you.

How can I submit my donations

If you've raised money on Classy or JustGiving, your job is done! All the online donations made to your fundraising page are automatically transferred over to WaterAid and allocated to your total.

If you've raised money offline, you can send in your fundraising by making a bank transfer, sending us a check, or paying in your money over the phone.

If you’re sending a check, please make it payable to WaterAid and send it to:

WaterAid America
Head Office
WaterAid America Inc.

233 Broadway, Suite 2705
New York, NY, 10279, USA.

Please also fill in a donation form with your name and details of your fundraising, and send it to us. Otherwise, we won’t know that the money is from you, and we won’t be able to thank you for your fundraising!