Individuals

You can help to save lives and reduce human suffering after disasters by sharing proven guidance within your community, schools, parishes, sororities and fraternities about needs-based assistance and how Smart Compassion does more good for more people more quickly and with less hassle and expense for donors and relief workers. Sound good? It is enormously good. Here are a few tools to get started:

Know What Relief Workers Know

Read USAID CIDI’s Fact Sheet to learn more about the surprising impacts of disaster donations and how to implement the best giving practices on behalf of survivors.

Have a question? Visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page. If you don’t find your answer there, feel free to email USAID CIDI or call our hotline at 202.821.1999.

Smart Compassion Toolkit

  • Tools for Giving

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    ToolKitWelcome to USAID CIDI’s Smart Compassion Tool Kit! And thank you for your interest in making a big, positive difference in the lives of people who are affected by disasters. The desire to help is an important first step. Desire plus information enables you to maximize your benevolence – to people affected by disasters, the relief workers who help them, and response operations overall. Knowledge is the key to this multiplier effect, and this tool kit gives you what you need to be a practitioner and an ambassador of Smart Compassion.

    You can help to save lives and reduce human suffering after disasters by sharing proven guidance within your community, schools, parishes, sororities and fraternities about needs-based assistance and how Smart Compassion does more good for more people more quickly and with less hassle and expense for donors and relief workers. Sound good? It is enormously good. We have tools for individuals and organizations:

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    Donations Registry

    USAID CIDI recognizes the need for specialized volunteers and offers of commodities to be registered and made available to responding relief agencies for consideration. To channel the public’s generosity, USAID CIDI offers a database with offers of technical or commodity assistance.

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    Share Your Donations Stories

    Many Americans like to join efforts to provide immediate relief and longer-term restoration in disaster-affected communities.

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Enlighten Others

Use our template to write a letter to the editor when you read articles in your neighborhood newsletters, community newspapers, or national newspapers about individuals or organizations who are donating unrequested material items. They want to do what’s best, and you can tell them how!

USAID CIDI Sample Letter to the Editor

Repurpose With a Purpose

Learn how to convert unneeded material donations into valuable charitable contributions with USAID CIDI’s “55 Ways to Repurpose a Material Donation“. Share the information and do good locally and internationally.

If fundraising is your thing, check out and share “100 Ways to Raise Funds for International Disaster Relief“. From bake sales to flash mobs, you can have fun while doing good.

These tools in your hands can make a positive difference for people affected by disasters, and for others like you who want to help. Thank you for partnering with us and with relief workers everywhere to save lives and reduce human suffering all over the world.

  • 55 Ways to Repurpose a Material Donation

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    [styled_box title="1" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Hold a garage sale, sell the good and donate the proceeds.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="2" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Host a bazaar at a school or place of worship, sell goods, donate proceeds.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="3" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Donate the items to a local charity.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="4" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Donate the items to a local women’s shelter.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="5" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Donate the items to a local homeless shelter.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="6" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Donate clothes, jewelry, props and costumes that can be used in a play to a local school’s drama department.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="7" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Create hacky sacks, rice bag warmers and other unique gifts with used clothing: www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/02/09green-cleaning-37-reuses_n_165129.html[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="8" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Research charities online, pick one and donate the items:www.charityfocus.org/vol/guide/php?s=donate_goods[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="9" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]As part of a disaster awareness event, use the donations as a model of good intentions that can backfire (and send photos to photos@cidi.org).[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="10" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Organize a cook-off to use donated canned goods in unique recipes.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="11" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Hold a live auction of the goods.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="12" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Donate canned food and bottled water to local food banks.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="13" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Donate bottled water to local sports teams.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="14" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Hp;d a sculpture contest for artwork created from the goods (and send a photo of the sculptures to photos@cidi.org).[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="15" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Auction the goods online. Find online vendors at: www.online-auction-sites.toptenreviews.com/[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="16" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Buy a donated can of food as a voucher to wear jeans to work or school.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="17" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Buy a donated can of food as a voucher to wear a crazy hat to work or school.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="18" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Turn donated items into artwork and host an art exhibit (and send photos to photos@citi.org).[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="19" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Host a lottery of the goods. Sell tickets, donate proceeds.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="20" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Sponsor a fashion show where viewers buy the clothes off the models.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="21" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Use items as door prizes at a fundraising event.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="22" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Hold tower-building contests with the goods (and send photos to photos@cidi.org).[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="23" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Hold a benefit dinner serving cuisine made from donated food items.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="24" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Use donated goods as props in a benefit play, sell pieces as tickets.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="25" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Hold a Best Outfit contest using only donated clothes and accessories.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="26" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Decorate cans for use as pencil holders, planters, pots, etc.

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      • To be given as gifts
      • For sale or auction

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    [styled_box title="27" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Sell water bottles at sporting events, donate them to a shelter or give them as needed to thirsty people.[/styled_box]

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    [styled_box title="28" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Re-purpose and sell blankets as car seat covers, shams, towels, baby blankets, etc.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="29" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Donate toys to local daycare facilities, shelters or schools.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="30" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Use donated food items to make meals for the homeless at a shelter.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="31" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Host a silent auction www.ehow.com/how_5962615_hold-silent-auction-classroom.html[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="32" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Use donated items for a Guess the Weight or Guess the Transportation Cost contest. Correct guess wins the items.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="33" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Organize a Free Store. Like a swap meet, in a free store, people give the store what they do not want while taking something they do want.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="34" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Cut off a plastic bottle bottom; the bottle becomes a funnel, the cut-off part can hold paper clips, paint for touch-ups or be a seed starter.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="35" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Make plastic bottle terrariums. Layer soil, them seeds, then a little more soil. Water gently through the opening, and a little sunshine and watch it grow![/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="36" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Donate goods as appropriate to local animal shelters.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="37" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Use soft donated goods to make a ball pit for a local school or daycare.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="38" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Offer clothes to consignment stores.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="39" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Create and sell pillows and shams made from clothes.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="40" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Create and sell wreaths made from clothing scraps: www.tearosehome.blogspot.com/2010/02/tutorialvalentines-wreath.html[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="41" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Make and sell dolls and other tows from goods.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="42" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Weave and sell rugs out of the clothing scraps: www.ehow.com/how_7717132_weave-rugs-fabric-scraps.html[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="43" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Weave and sell Quilts from clothes: www.quiltbug.com/articles/Tshirt-quilts.html[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="44" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Make and sell fabric roses from strips of clothing: www.youtube.com/watch?v=bnGdX7_5Rds[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="45" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Make lava bottles! www.video.search.yahoo.com/search/video?p=how+to+make+a+lava+lamp+out+of+a+bottle[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="46" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Use bottle caps to create checkers and sell checker sets.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="47" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Create and sell jewelry made from donated goods.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="48" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Make and sell Christmas tree ornaments from donated goods.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="49" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Make lanterns out of cans: www.ehow.com/how_3431_make-tin-can.html[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="51" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Make a very warm, no-sew wool blanket from donated blankets: www.ehow.com/how_7835420_keep-warm-hammock-sewing.html[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="52" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Decorate metal cans and use to collect donation money.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="53" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Use old T-shirts and other clothing items such as towels for a relief car wash.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="54" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Give unusable clothing donations to a txtile recycler. Google one nearest you.[/styled_box]
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    [styled_box title="55" footer="tweet this idea" icon="icon-home" class="list-repurpose"]Cut a slot below the cap of a bottle, decorate the bottle and use as a “bottle bank” to collect money for disaster relief.[/styled_box]
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  • 100 Ways to Raise Funds for International Disaster Relief

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    1. Organize a fundraising walk. Register walkers who have received monetary pledges from donors per mile. Walk, collect, donate.
    2. Sponsor an educational discussion/lecture. Charge admission, donate proceeds.
    3. Hold a rummage sale. Hold a street-wide rummage sale. Hold a neighborhood rummage sale.
    4. Sell 15 minute nap vouchers at work or school.
    5. Create a symbol of hope, such as a ribbon or necklace, to sell in honor of disaster victims and survivors.
    6. Create a wishing tree. Hang pictures or cards describing donated goods and their cost or value; leave or hold a container to collect the value instead of the goods, and donate the cash.
    7. Ask a local theater to host a screening. Invite a critic to discuss it. Charge admission, donate the proceeds.
    8. Organize a disaster relief sports tournament. Charge to play and to watch, and donate admission receipts.
    9. Host a karaoke/music night, participants and audience pay admission.
    10. Hold a bake sale. You know how to do this!
    11. Hold a poetry reading; charge admission.
    12. Create cards for and hold a catastrophe trivia contest. Factoids available on www.usaid.gov and www. Reliefweb.int
    13. Organize an artwork auction. Children’s art works, too.
    14. Charge admission to a read-a-thon; short stories, novels, jokes, whatever. Everyone loves a good story!
    15. Organize a Disaster Decathlon. Register athletes for a fee, award prizes.
    16. Organize a Disaster Awareness Fair or event, selling booth space to local businesses and groups.
    17. Sell disaster relief vouchers; cards that explain what $1 buys, what $5 buys, etc. Donate proceeds.
    18. Create T-shirts emblazoned with Disaster in Itself indicating that sending clothes overseas creates a disaster within a disaster. Sell the T-shirts, donate the money, educate those who ask about your T-shirt.
    19. Hold a humanitarian assistance voucher raffle; ask local businesses to donate a service or commodities to raffle off to the public.
    20. Hold a murder mystery dinner. Charge, collect and donate admission. How-to-tips: www.wikihow.com/Host-a-Murder -Mystery-Party
    21. Organize an international food festival. Sell admission and food, donate proceeds.
    22. Crisis Carwash!
    23. Hold a Clothes Closet Bazaar or a Household Goods Bazaar. Places of worship and schools are good locations for this. (Get permission first.)
    24. Also good for places of worship and schools, host a Silent Auction.
    25. Stage a Variety Show at a school or place of worship.
    26. Host a Cake Walk using donated cakes. www.fundraising-ideas.org/DIY/cakewalk.htm
    27. Host and sell tickets to participate in and watch a Talent Show.
    28. Sponsor a concert or other event featuring live entertainment; sell tickets, give out door prizes, sell donated refreshments.
    29. Organize a benefit song within a concert; listeners can donate via text message during the song. See how much can be collected.
    30. Hold a Bridge, Poker or other card game tournament, selling spots in the tournament and asking businesses to sponsor prizes.
    31. Dance Concert for Relief, inviting local musicians to volunteer and selling tickets to raise money.
    32. Jail-and-Bail for Relief. Volunteers are kept jailed in a highly public area so that donors can raise enough money to bail them out.
    33. Organize local artists to auction paintings.
    34. Sell tickets to and host a themed fashion show.
    35. Host a Stargazing Bonfire, selling s’mores and hot chocolate. www.ehow.com/how_2192257_prepare-bonfire.html
    36. Organize a Matching Donations Program, where individuals or businesses agree to match whatever donations are collected within a fixed time period.
    37. Hold a Cardboard Boat Race. Charge fees to boaters. Winner has donations given in her/his name.
    38. Sell humanitarian assistance themed wrist bands.
    39. Sell solidarity ribbons and designate a day to wear them to raise money and awareness for the disaster.
    40. Design, print and sell Humanitarian Assistance Postcards. www.postcrossing.com/blog/2009/12/14/unicef-postcards
    41. Host a recyclable bottle and can drive in your community, sell collection to a recycling plant and donate the money.
    42. Create and sell calendars. www.familycrafts.about.com/cs/calendars/a/122900a.htm
    43. Sell goods through online auctions. Describe these as specifically targeted to benefit disaster-affected people. A sample of sites: www.auctions.nettop20.com/
    44. Hold a Basketball Shoot Out; charge admission. Winner gets to pick the charitable organization to which the proceeds will go.
    45. Check out internet funding appeals/campaigns, pick some and encourage others to donate via text messages, Facebook or Twitter connections.
    46. Hold a Cookies, Milk and Movie Night. Sell cookies and milk for donations.
    47. Ditto for a Wine and Wisdom Night.
    48. Sell shout-outs and song dedications on radio stations.

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    1. Pizza Party!
    2. Organize and record a benefit music CD of your music group, pep band, or garage band. Sell CDs and donate proceeds.
    3. Host a board game tournament or marathon. Players pay a fee to participate.
    4. Depending on your location, hold a Snow or Sand Sculpture Contest. Charge Admission, give prizes.
    5. Same thing can be done through a sidewalk chalk art contest. Be sure to secure permission from whoever owns the sidewalk.
    6. Sell donated flowers or flowers you grow and donate the proceeds.
    7. Host a Pancake Breakfast collecting donations for batter and from admissions.
    8. Host a Restaurant Night or Happy Hour For Good, partnering with a local restaurant so that a percentage of one night’s proceeds will be donated to disaster relief.
    9. Ask local businesses to donate goods and services, and auction them off to raise money for disaster relief.
    10. Ask a local radio or TV station to sponsor a telethon where people are informed about the disaster and can call a hotline to donate.
    11. Henna Hand Art or Temporary Tattoos. Henna and Tattoo artists demonstrate their talents and donate their fees.
    12. Host a Screen on the Green, projecting a movie outdoors. Sell tickets and invite people to bring food to eat and for sale.
    13. Sitting Pretty sale; auction off hand-painted stools or pillows made by local artists or kids.
    14. Organize a flashmob or street performance, raising awareness and collecting donations before and after the performance. www.instructables.com/id/How -to-Start-A-Flash-Mob/
    15. A Penny for Your Thoughts. Give cards of info about the disaster (or another topic of interest) in exchange for donations.
    16. “La-Z-Boy Day,” sell turns to have a recliner in your office/classroom. Charge sitting fees.
    17. Reach out to local dance studios and instructors to plan a Dance-a-thon or Zumba night where a percentage of proceeds will go to disaster relief.
    18. Organize a Charity Golf Tournament.
    19. Collect spare change and donate.
    20. Organize a Dash for Disaster bicycle race.
    21. Get gift cards donated by businesses and sell them for donations.
    22. Plan a parade and festival or join with a planned parade and festival, selling floats and table or booth space to local business and groups.
    23. Cook-off or Bake-Off.
    24. Pay to Take Your Dog to Work.
    25. Picture You With a (local) Celebrity event. Charge admission, donate proceeds.
    26. Sponsor breakfast with a local celebrity. Charge admission, donate proceeds.
    27. Display or volunteer to wear local businesses’ advertisements in exchange for donations.
    28. Wildest Tie or Most Outlandish Earring Contest. Entrants pay a fee, donate the fees.
    29. Organize a group and offer to repaint street numbers in your neighborhood for a fee. www.howtoadvice.com/PaintingCurbs
    30. Put together a cookbook of culturally appropriate recipes and sell for donations.
    31. Offer cooking classes of culturally appropriate foods for a donation.
    32. Host a photo contest; display entries in a photo gallery or other public venue for a fee.
    33. Do yard work for charity. Clean houses for charity. Babysit for charity.
    34. Host a Computer Game Tournament at a facility that has a computer lab. Charge fees to participate, donate the fees.
    35. Twenty-Four Hour Fast for Charity. Pledge to give up an indulgence for a day and donate what it would have cost you (coffee, candy, etc.).
    36. Goblin Insurance; around Halloween, sell this insurance to those who want to avoid a Goblin attack.
    37. Around the holidays, go caroling for relief. Collect donations door-to-door.
    38. Use a public space customarily reserved for promotional sales and set up a stand for the disaster.
    39. Sweets Lottery. Ask for donations of candy and sell raffle tickets to win it.
    40. Make Me Laugh – tell jokes for donations.
    41. Collect the old-fashioned way; door-to-door.
    42. Pay to Wear Jeans Day at work or at school.
    43. Pay to Wear a Hat Day.
    44. Get volunteers to offer gift wrapping services for donations.
    45. Collect printer ink cartridges, recycle, and donate the proceeds.
    46. Hold a church, school, or workplace raffle of donated items and donate the cash proceeds.
    47. Design, print, and sell holidy greeting cards.
    48. Organize a Bike-for-the-Disaster event, participants are sponsored, proceeds go to charity.
    49. Organize a picnic; sell food and treats for donations.
    50. Host a story-telling hour or more for kids for a fee.
    51. Host a disaster preparedness class for a fee, taught by an expert from a local police or fire department.
    52. Host a Penny Challenge. Rules: www.pennies.org/index.php?Itemid=35&id=22&option=com_content&task=view

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