IGNITE YOUR FUNDRAISER
Decide how you'll create change!
The MEDA community has some great ideas, and you've probably got some of them. Use your skills and passions to highlight the need for sustainable solutions to poverty through business.
Whether you're an individual, business, community group or a long-standing MEDA supporter, organizing your own event or fundraiser is a great way to advocate why creating business solutions to poverty is sustainable, ethical and possible.
Need a Cause?
What are you passionate about? Gender equality? Climate change? Education? Investment?
Click on the icons below to learn how we work in these 4 areas:
Are you passionate about a specific country or project? Visit our project pages to learn how you can help alleviate poverty in places like Myanmar, Nicaragua, Kenya or Nigeria.
Need some inspiration?
Launch a Hub in Your Area!
Organize a group of like-minded people in your community. Bring people together through events that champion the importance of business and entrepreneurship!
Hold an "Inside MEDA" Event
Host an event that showcases the work MEDA is doing to create business solutions to poverty around the world. Request a MEDA speaker for your event today!
Push yourself to the limits for a great cause! Whether it's cycling across Canada, running a marathon or walking the entirety of the Bruce Trail, you can test your limits for a great cause!
Host a Party, Meal or BBQ
Host a party, meal or BBQ that raises awareness about MEDA's work around the world. Proceeds from your event go to a great cause!
Launch a Campaign
Get your friends and family involved! Advocate for a great cause by launching a campaign to help business integrate climate sensitive practices or invest in women entrepreneurs.
Create a Birthday or Holiday Fundraiser
Donate your birthday, Christmas or Valentine's Day to a great cause! Give a gift in honour of those you love to a special cause of your choice.
Take us to Church
Is your church looking for a new cause to support? Invite us to speak at your church about how business can be a sustainable solution to poverty.
Engage your Workplace
Is your business or company looking to increase their quadruple bottom line through the people, profit, planet and progress framework? Consider partnering with us!
Host a Documentary Screening
Screen a film or documentary highlighting one of the issues MEDA works in: gender equality, climate change, business etc.!
Share your Experience!
Have you been on a trip to see the impact of MEDA's work? Share your story during an event or with friends and family!
Still need some help brainstorming? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org!
Spread the word!
Recruit your friends, family, co-workers, church and take lots of pictures to share with your community! Use #MEDAcommunity hashtag and connect with us on social media so we can share the amazing events that are happening in the MEDA community!