How to WOW
wear something WOW ….
Encourage all your friends, family and colleagues to join you in wearing something WOW for a day and raise money for SOS Children’s Villages in exchange for a suggested donation of £1 per child and £2 per adult.
Whether it’s a gorgeous pair of earrings, a wacky tie, full evening wear, fancy dress or a decorated school bag – just make it shout WOW!
A fun and fabulous way to support the world’s largest orphan charity!
Choose your ‘wear something WOW’ day – Pick a day during World Orphan Week, 24 – 30 September, for everyone to join in and ‘wear something WOW’. Make sure that the date is in everyone’s diary.
Register for ‘wear something WOW’ – Register today and receive your fundraising pack. This includes a poster and tips on ‘How to WOW’. Don’t worry we won’t pass on your details to anyone else.
Choose a WOW coordinator – Appoint someone who will be good at motivating as many people as possible to get involved and be part of the big day.
2 weeks before WOW… in September
Display WOW posters – Put your posters up in plenty of time so everyone knows when they should be ‘wearing something WOW’. Each poster has a space for you to fill in which day during World Orphan Week you have chosen to ‘wear something WOW’. You can download more posters or call us on 01223 365589.
Shout WOW – The local newspapers and radio really love to hear about local fundraising events, they may even want to come and take some photographs on the day.
For schools, companies, and clubs we have even more great downloads including short video clips about our work, draft press release to help you promote your event, a draft letter to parents, lesson planners, and many more fabulous fundraising ideas.
‘wear something WOW’ day…
‘wear something WOW’ – Have a great day wearing something completely out of the ordinary! Perhaps you and your friends could wear coordinating
outfits, or you might just want to take the opportunity to wear something really outrageous or glamorous.
Collecting donations – It’s easy to pay in your donations, simply:-
- Pay in on line using our WOW donation page or
- Send a cheque to SOS Children’s Villages UK, Terrington House, 13 – 15 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 1NL. Please remember to mention your name and the organisation/school/club name and WOW.
You could also increase the value of your donation by agreeing to Gift Aid it – this means that for every £1 you donate, we can claim another 25p from the government. Please contact us for more details.