how to Start a
Fundraiser
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Photo: WFP/SAIKAT MOJUMDER
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You can help save lives

Use your creativity and passion to take an active role in the fight against hunger by creating your own fundraiser. Whether it’s through Facebook, a bake sale, or WFP’s ShareTheMeal app, there are lots of ways to inspire others and make a difference in the world.

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Facebook

Whether it's your birthday or a holiday, you can start a fundraiser on Facebook anytime. It's easy. Give your fundraiser a name and set a goal, then you're on your way!

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Share a Meal

WFP's ShareTheMeal app has generate more than 46 million meals so far. With just 50 cents and the tap of your phone, you can be a part of the movement.

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Be Creative

Host a raffle, car wash or lemonade stand. Start a community-wide used book sale. If you like to run, ask a local business to sponsor your 5K and get your peers involved. Then, tell us about it.

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For their wedding, Poonam and Nishkaam not only donated their entire wedding budget, they asked their friends and family to join their #MillionMealsforLove group on ShareTheMeal.

Today they have more than 12K members and have raised nearly 1.5 million meals.

A simple fundraiser can save lives and feed dreams

It doesn't take a lot of money to make a big difference
Just $75 can feed an entire family for a month
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