“What is a Third Party Fundraiser?”
A third party fundraising event is when a business, organization, community group, school or individual hosts an event or program to benefit Caritas Family Solutions. It is planned and executed independently of Caritas.
“Why should I have a Third Party Fundraiser for Caritas Family Solutions?”
Caritas is funded through state funds, grants, special events, and individual donations. In order to maintain financial stability independently from the state of Illinois, Caritas relies on community support.
“I want to organize a fundraiser for Caritas but I’m not sure what to do.”
Listed below are some ideas of the many ways that you can help raise funds and awareness for Caritas! This list is by no means exhaustive; let your creativity guide you!
- Collect Donations: Set out collection canisters next to cash registers to encourage your customers to help Caritas.
- Host a fundraiser: Host a golf tournament, have a bake sale, a car wash or donate a percentage of a designated night’s profits, Be Creative!
For more information on how you can help Caritas Family Solutions with a third party fundraiser, please contact Kitty Wusstig at 618-213-8717 or Kitty.Wusstig@caritasfamily.org.