School fundraising: From celebrity gigs to cross-country races

How one school hit the high notes with its musical fundraiser and another hosted a muddy fun run

School fundraising: Our auction of promises raised more than £2,000

How a West Yorkshire secondary school PTA raised over £2,000 with an auction of promises

School fundraising: We hit our target in one strike

How one school hit gold with a goal-scoring speed challenge, and another raised three times its target

Our Easter challenge raised eight times our target

Read how Lakefield CofE Primary School in Gloucestershire smashed their target

School fundraising: Our fun run raised £3,400 towards stage equipment

How a community event raised the profile of Little Green School's theatre project in Croxley Green

School raffles: Moving our raffle online has increased sales

Sophie Sundberg, of the Friends of Wren Academy, explains the benefits of an online raffle

School fundraising: Our Bounceathon hit the jackpot

Hiring a bouncy castle for a pupils' sponsored bounce raised £2,500 for Walker Primary School in north London

That's the spirit!

Increasing numbers of schools are turning to gin as a novel way to raise funds, discovers Zoë Hill

Playground Funding: Our Grow a Pound campaign raised more than £6,000 towards a new play castle

Bathford Church School used a crowdfunding platform to launch their 'Grow a Pound' fundraising campaign

We highlighted the community benefits of our immersive classroom

Find out how Danecourt School in Kent got on with their 'Imagine the Impossible' fundraising campaign

Walking for WiFi

How St Joseph's Catholic School walked for WiFi

Our auction raised £5,000 to buy a food waste composter

Damers First School's auction raised thousands to fund a transformative project

Laptop recycling raises £1,235

TradologyUK enabled Woodlands Primary School to reduce waste and raise funds

24-hour sponsored relay

How one school raised more than £2,500 for a sensory garden

Text raffle raises nearly £800

How Grand Avenue Primary School funded classroom canopies with a text raffle

Book fairs and sponsored read

Hollymount Primary School transformed its library with three successful fundraisers

Virtual balloon race

West Midlands school Fairhaven Primary found success with an eco-friendly balloon race

Flog it

How one school raised much-needed funds by selling off old classroom furniture

Grand ball and auction

Burford School raised £14,000 through their grand ball and auction

Community scarecrow hunt

How Christ Church Junior School involved its community in fundraising for play equipment

Diary of a fundraiser - Lynne Moore

Lynne Moore, head of operations and business development at Furze Platt Senior School, shares the successes and challenges of her eventful autumn term

Diary of a fundraiser - Amanda Burgess

Amanda Burgess, community liaison and income generating manager at Priory School in Lewes, talks of her summer of planning, cancellations and rescheduling

Diary of a development manager - Sharon Noble

Find out what Sharon Noble of Chestnut Grove Academy achieved during the lockdown spring term

Diary of a fundraiser - Kevin Parker

Kevin Parker, school business manager at Ann Edwards Church of England Primary School, had an eventful autumn term

Santa run

‘Our Santa run raised almost £24,000 from 480 individual sponsor pages’