Fundraising step-by-step

Thank you for taking action to fundraise for the Peter MacCallum Cancer Foundation. It's because of people like you - who are really prepared to go the extra mile - that we're able to drive our research forward toward exciting new breakthroughs and treatments. These steps will walk you through how to setup and run an event to fundraise for Peter Mac.

If you have any questions or are not sure about your next step, feel free to contact us at [email protected] or call (03) 8559 6777. We'd love to hear from you.



Fundraising checklist

Starting your own fundraising activity is actually straightforward, but we know it can be daunting when you’re just starting out. Our fundraising step-by-step guide should point you in the right direction. It’s also a great way to make sure nothing gets forgotten.

Read our Fundraising Guidelines thoroughly

Develop your fundraising idea and set a fundraising goal

Complete our online Fundraising Application Form

Wait to hear from us

Wait to hear from us with an Authority to Fundraise

Develop your fundraising plan and set up an online fundraising page (if relevant)

Plan how you're going to promote your activity to tell people what you're doing

Print this receipt request form to record offline donations

Ask your friends, family and colleagues for their support and donations

Pay in your hard-earned fundraising money. Here's how

Upload your receipt requests online so we can send your donors their receipts

Send a personal thank you to all your supporters

Celebrate your success!