Top fundraising ideas
Need some inspiration before UK Coffee Week begins? Check out our top fundraising ideas, from the simple to creative, that you run with during the fun-filled week of celebration!
Do you have a unique idea that you just can't wait to share? Please let us know and we'll make sure we shout about it on the run up to UK Coffee Week!
Some coffee shops even go as far as 10p or 20p from every coffee sold! It's completely up to you.
Coffee shops raise an average of £100 by donating this way across UK Coffee Week. See what you can achieve!
Whether you’re a coffee retailer or sell coffee in-store, why not donate 50p per 200g bag or £2 per kg bag. Donating per bag is new to UK Coffee Week this year and we’re excited to see what’s in store.
You will receive a ‘Guess the Beans/Origin card’ in your UK Coffee Week marketing kit, as well as a white marker pen.
Set the entry cost at £1 or £2, and you could fundraise over £100 during the week.
Your UK Coffee Week marketing kit will contain goodies from our generous sponsors, so why not combine these with your own merchandise and host a raffle.
Set the entry cost at £1 or £2, and let’s see how much you can raise!
We've had waterfall cupcakes, droplet biscuits, tumeric lattes and more on the menu for UK Coffee Week in the past. Let’s see what you come up with this year!
Move your fundraising into the evening by hosting an interactive coffee cocktail making workshop with your customers.
Ticket the event with all or a percentage of proceeds going to Project Waterfall!
Teach your customers the basics of tulips, ferns and swans with this hands-on workshop.
As with the Coffee Cocktail Night, charge an entry fee for the class and donate all or a percentage of proceeds to Project Waterfall.
With so many flavours and profiles of coffee out there, use this to your advantage and host a cupping session for both staff and customers to attend. You could even profile a selection of coffees from Ethiopia, the country that Project Waterfall is currently working in!
Led by Atkinson's Coffee Roasters and hosted by Foundation Coffee in Manchester, the Northern Latte Art Throwdown pitted baristas from shops across northern counties to crown "The King in the North (of latte art)".
If you have a community of coffee shops and baristas, why not get together and host a party or throwdown of your own!