The International WAGR Syndrome Association is a US-based, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Donations are tax deductible to the extent of laws in individual countries. The IWSA
Fundraising Policy outlines steps to ensure all fundraising activities comply with applicable regulations and guidelines
Host an Event
How do you fundraise? Get creative! Involve your family and friends. Pick an activity you enjoy, and structure it as a fundraiser. Here are some great examples to get you started
Golf or Poker tournament
Sports competitions like Netball, a 5k run/walk, fishing derby or softball tournament, Fantasy Football
Facebook birthday fundraiser
Theme parties: Halloween, St Patrick's Day, Mystery Dinner, Fancy Dress
Promote WAGR Awareness Day
Local restaurant give back days
Casual Clothes for a Cause Day at the office
Virtual Game Night
Create a Facebook Fundraiser
IWSA families who've hosted similar events are happy to support your planning and efforts. For more information, contact the IWSA Fundraising Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org
Recent Fundraising Events
Fundraising activities in 2020 have been significantly impacted by COVID-19. Restructuring planned activities and events can be challenging but where there's a will, there's a
From holding community-wide events like sports tournaments, to hosting clever theme parties, to selling "zebra" popcorn, to a simple birthday appeal on Facebook, there's a fundraiser
that's just right for everyone!
The IWSA Fundraising Toolkit features these exciting ideas and more, along with helpful tips to make your fundraiser fun and successful.
Thinking of doing a fundraiser for the IWSA? Fundraising Coordinator Cathryne Cansler can answer your questions and help maximize your efforts. Contact her
Join the Fundraising Team
Enthusiastic about supporting the mission of the IWSA? There's a spot on this dynamic team of volunteers for you!
Whether you've hosted an event in the past or are new to fundraising, the IWSA policy is designed to help you effectively raise money and awareness for the IWSA. Please review this
policy as it contains important information and guidelines to follow when raising money on behalf of the IWSA