Mary's top ideas & tips
Hold a cake sale for a tried-and-tested way to fundraise.
Ask everyone to get baking too - the more you bake, the more money you’ll make.
Get people to bring in their best dish for a lunch buffet, and everyone pays to tuck in.
Make sure you have a variety of dishes to satisfy everyone’s tastes.
Charge people to guess how many sweets are in a jar or what a cake weighs.
Fool people by baking a lighter-than-light Maltesers cake using our special recipe
The super students of Coulsdon College, in Surrey, sold cakes and raised a very sweet £351.
That’s enough to pay for a therapy session for 14 children, in the UK, who’ve lived with neglect and abuse.