Get Inspired

There are so many ways you can support CLAPA. Can you help us continue bringing the cleft community together?

We’ve come up with some fun and easy ideas to help you get started with fundraising, and if you’ve got some genius plans of your own, our friendly fundraising team would love to hear from you at [email protected]!

We also have a variety of resources and fundraising packs to help you with your fundraising.

  • A young girl with tiger facepaint is walking on the grass on a sunny day, balancing a bean bag on her head. In the background is another girl balancing a bean bag on her head.

    Host Your Own Event

    We are so grateful to see the inspiring and innovative things you come up with to raise funds for us, from selling hand-made bags to organising a community party to raise awareness for cleft lip and palate.

  • Give in celebration

    You can turn any special occasion you might be celebrating into a fundraiser for CLAPA. Anything from birthdays, christenings, weddings, anniversaries or any other special event you might have coming up. Fundraising at these events is simple, easy and fun.

  • Fundraising Guide

    Download our free Guide to Fundraising

    We hope this guide inspires you and gives you the important information and helpful tips you need to make the most of your time and keep your fundraising safe, legal and, most importantly, fun!

  • Cuppa for CLAPA

    Download our Cuppa for CLAPA fundraising guide to host your own coffee morning or bake sale.

  • Step up for CLAPA

    Download our Step up for CLAPA sponsored walk fundraising pack to help you organise your own trek.

  • Wear it Blue

    Download our Wear it Blue fundraising guide to host your own 'dress up/down' day in schools, offices or in the community.

  • Weston Super Mare Marathon

    Fundraising Stories

    From marathons runners to champion cake-bakers, check out these fundraising stories from the CLAPA Community.

  • Bake Sale

    A bake sale is one of the most popular fundraising activities as they are a great way to increase awareness of cleft lip and palate and raise funds for the charity at the same time, and there’s yummy cake!

  • Pub Quiz

    Bring family and friends together to raise awareness and raise funds with a fun quiz!

  • Coffee Morning

    This is a great way to bring your nearest and dearest together. Settle down for a chat and enjoy a nice cuppa while sharing with everyone what cleft means to you.

  • Leave a Gift in your Will

    Legacies have contributed many large and small gifts to support CLAPA's work over the years. We are so grateful for the generosity and thoughtfulness of those supporters and their families.

  • Support CLAPA as you shop

    From selling old clothes to buying insurance, there are so many ways you can support CLAPA without spending a penny.

  • Play the All Weather lottery for CLAPA

    All Weathers Lottery is an exciting weekly lottery that raises money for good causes throughout Great Britain including CLAPA.

We rely on the kindness and generosity of the community to help us provide services beyond the hospital walls and make sure every child born with a cleft can grow up smiling inside and out. Can you help us be there for every child, adult, and family in need?

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