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Step-by-step: murder mystery

Murder mystery nights make a great choice for an adult social evening, promising lots of fun for little effort

Step-by-step: campover

For an event that offers family fun and plenty of fresh air, look no further than a campover

Step-by-step: silent auction

A silent auction allows you to be more creative with prizes, and offers great profit potential

Step-by-step: swishing

A swishing (or clothes-swapping) party is a fun way to raise money for your cause

Step-by-step: car boot sale

Running a car boot sale is a popular fundraising activity and gives families a chance to clear out some clutter.

Step-by-step: pet show

Raise children's awareness of animal welfare issues – and raise money – by running a pet show at your school

Step-by-step: bingo event

A bingo event, either for children or families, is simple way to raise money for your school

Boosting profits

The profit you make is the measure of success at your event, so how can you push it further?

Scalextric night

Balsall Common Primary Academy in Solihull made £200 profit at their Scalextric fundraising night

Step-by-step: beetle drive

A beetle drive is a lively and sociable game, which involves rolling dice and drawing a beetle

Pantomime

Wallace Fields Infant School in Surrey raised £420 profit with their annual pantomime event

Family bingo night

Ainsdale Primary School in Merseyside raised £600 from their Easter-themed family bingo night