Volunteering and money-raising ideas:

  • Can you donate to our wellness packages?
  • Can you produce our merchandise?
  • Do you have a trade to help maintain our centre?
  • Train for a marathon or bike race (sponsorship opportunities).
  • Help Sunflowers keep our gardens green and healthy.
  • Create plants and wellness plants and flowers.
  • Learn a skill to teach at our centre.
  • Learn skills for your work that will enable you to support Sunflowers.
  • Take a mindfulness course.
  • Could you write a blog to support us?
  • Connect your website and link to us!
  • Assist in organising fundraising events and campaigns.
  • If qualified, provide companionship and emotional support to cancer patients.
  • If qualified, offer transportation assistance for patients attending medical appointments.
  • Help coordinate and facilitate support group sessions for cancer patients and their families.
  • Assist with administrative tasks such as data entry, filing, or answering phone calls.
  • Volunteer at a cancer charity’s thrift shop or retail store.
  • Use artistic skills to create uplifting artwork or crafts for patients.
  • Offer your professional services, such as legal advice or accounting support, to the charity.
  • Provide complementary therapy services, such as massage or Reiki, to cancer patients.
  • Help organise and run educational workshops or seminars for cancer patients.
  • Serve as a mentor or buddy to newly diagnosed cancer patients.
  • Assist in organising and facilitating community outreach programs and events.
  • Offer your photography or videography skills to capture meaningful moments at charity events.
  • Provide gardening or landscaping services at cancer treatment centres or support facilities.
  • Offer your expertise in nutrition to develop healthy meal plans or conduct cooking workshops for cancer patients.
  • Volunteer at hospital infusion centres, offering comfort and companionship to patients receiving treatments.
  • Use your musical talents to perform for patients during their treatment sessions.
  • Offer your skills in graphic design to create promotional materials for the charity.
  • Assist in organising and running exercise or fitness programs for cancer patients.
  • Volunteer as a driver for patients who need transportation to and from treatment centres.
  • Support families affected by cancer by offering babysitting services or organising family-oriented events.
  • Help organise and facilitate educational programs aimed at cancer prevention and early detection.
  • Use your language skills to provide translation services for non-English speaking patients.
  • Volunteer at cancer charity-run camps or retreats for children or young adults affected by cancer.
  • Offer your time and skills as a workshop facilitator, teaching practical skills to cancer patients, such as knitting, painting, or writing.
  • Offer hairdressing or wig styling services for patients undergoing chemotherapy.
  • Volunteer as a hospital or treatment centre greeter, providing a warm and welcoming presence.
  • Raise money at the airport or other spots.
  • Provide pet therapy visits, bringing trained therapy animals to uplift patients’ spirits.
  • Help organise and participate in cancer awareness and prevention campaigns.
  • Volunteer to assist with fundraising logistics, such as event setup, registration, or raffle coordination.
  • Offer your skills in website design or social media management to enhance the charity’s online presence.
  • Provide respite care for caregivers, allowing them a break from their responsibilities.
  • Volunteer as a patient advocate, providing support and guidance throughout their cancer journey.
  • Help with art therapy sessions, assisting patients in expressing their emotions through art.
  • Volunteer as a peer supporter, offering one-on-one support to individuals newly diagnosed with cancer.
  • Assist with organising and coordinating hospital or treatment centre visits for cancer patients.
  • Volunteer at cancer charity shops to sort, price, and display donated items.
  • Offer your skills in writing or storytelling to help patients share their stories of strength and resilience.
  • Provide administrative support in grant writing or fundraising research for the charity.
  • Volunteer to sew or knit comfort items such as blankets, hats, or scarves for cancer patients.
  • Assist in organising and running wellness retreats or workshops for cancer survivors.
  • Offer your expertise in makeup application or skincare to help patients manage changes in appearance during treatment.
  • Volunteer at cancer charity-run helplines or hotlines, providing emotional support and guidance.
  • Help organise and facilitate art therapy programs for children and teens affected by cancer.
  • Volunteer as a driver for patients travelling long distances to receive specialised cancer treatment.
  • Provide language interpretation services for non-native speakers attending support groups or counselling sessions.
  • Organise and lead fundraising initiatives in your local community, such as charity walks, bake sales, or auctions.