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Fundraising resources

Tips and resources to help you raise funds to support the fight against cancer.

Thank you so much for wanting to support cancer patients and their loved ones by raising funds for the Irish Cancer Society! The funds you raise will go towards providing free care and support to thousands of cancer patients and their loved ones in communities across Ireland.

Raising funds and asking for donations isn't easy for everyone! On this page you will find resources and information to help you out in your fundraising activities.

Downloadable resources
Use these free downloadable tools to help you in your fundraising activities
ICS Marathon plate blue
ICS Marathon plate - Blue
A t-shirt attachment; just fill in the name of the person you are running for, pin it to your t-shirt on race day and wear it with pride!
ICS Marathon plate pink
ICS Marathon plate pink
A t-shirt attachment; just fill in the name of the person you are running for, pin it to your t-shirt on race day and wear it with pride!
5k training guide
5k training guide
Downloadable training guide for 5k runs.
10k training guide
10k training guide
Downloadable training guide for 10k marathons and races.
Marathon training guide
Marathon training guide
Downloadable training guide for marathon-length races.
Colour Dash Fundraising Guide
Colour Dash Fundraising Guide
Our fundraising guide provides some helpful tips and hints on how you can make your Colour Dash participation go even further in the fight against cancer. 100% of funds raised at Colour Dash go towards the Irish Cancer Society's mission to fund cancer research and provide care and support for people affected by cancer all over Ireland.
Media relations and publicity guide
Fundraising resource - Media relations and publicity guide
Guide for fundraisers on using public relations (PR) to reach out to your local media and raise awareness about your event.
Press release guide
Fundraising resource - Press release guide
Helpful guide to writing a press release for your local media to raise awareness about your fundraiser.
Sample press release
Fundraising resource - Sample press release
Downloadable sample press release to help get you started when writing a release for your event.

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