You too can ‘Be a Little Star’ for the WLR Christmas Appeal by assisting us with our fundraising drive…
If you have an idea for a fundraising event at home, in school, at work or in your community, we want to hear from you!
And, we can help you out with all of the following;
- Details of your event mentioned on air on WLR as part of our FYI community notes.
- Details of your event included on BOTH the FYI section on WLRFM.com and on ChristmasAppeal.ie
- Mentions by our on air presenters during their regular Christmas Appeal updates.
- We will supply you with a ‘Proud to Support’ signature for your company/organisation email.
- Official WLR Christmas Appeal buckets and stickers for cash donations on the day.
Get your workplace involved…
There are so many ways in which your company can benefit from organising a fundraising event:
Company/Brand Awareness: Getting involved in the WLR Christmas Appeal is a sure-fire way to increase awareness of your company name. With regular mentions on air and online, you’ll reach both existing and new potential customers, all while being associated with a well known, long-standing community driven fundraiser.
Increased Social Media Reach: Promotion of fundraising events leads to positive social media mentions and engagement. (Use the #BeALittleStar to join our online drive)
Public Relations: We all know that positive publicity is gold and that the impact of this kind of publicity cannot be overstated.
Reputation: While it is less tangible than PR or social media coverage, there is no denying the fact that many consumers make buying decisions based as much on how they feel about a company, as on how they feel about a product.
The benefits of are not limited just to external results:
Employee Engagement: Charitable giving improves employee engagement by boosting productivity, ethical behaviour, gratitude to the organization and pride in their work.
Teamwork: This positive attitude generally brings together people from all levels of the organisation.
Would you like to organise an event?
You can take part in one we’re already organising, like signing up for Wear Red Day or buying a square on our Giving Grid, or you could host a coffee morning or bake sale, go on a sponsored hike or cycle, hold an auction for an extra few days of work (make sure you clear that one with the bosses!); the possibilities are endless, and we promise you’ll have lots of fun along the way!
To express your interest in organising an event as part of for the WLR Christmas Appeal, email Roisin at Appeal@WLRFM.com.
And don’t forget, to give €4 now you can text APPEAL to 50300.