Fundraising Toolkit

Need help planning your fundraising event? We've put together these resources to help you get started and ensure that your fundraiser is a success. Click the links below to view each resource.

Complete Fundraising Toolkit: Guide to Planning a Successful Fundraiser 

All of our tips in one place. This booklet contains quick tips for planning, event ideas, sample social media messages, tips for identifying supporters, and more!  Includes a list of event ideas. 

Quick Tips to Plan a Fundraiser

Six quick tips to help you plan and host a successful fundraising event.

Sample Planning Timeline

Use this Sample To-Do List and Timeline to guide your event planning.

Communications Guide

This guide contains best practices for communicating with supporters, sample messages for social media, and talking points to help educate and engage your supporters.

Donation Form

Use this form to mail checks or money orders to Catholic Relief Services (En Español).

Need more help? You can also contact our Community Giving Specialist, Grace Finn, at or 800-235-2772, ext. 7242.