By using GoRaise, you can raise money for your society’s chosen charity whenever you shop online. You don’t pay anything more; just make the same purchases you usually would and GoRaise collects the donation from the retailer for you.

To help you get started, we’ve put together 32 opportunities throughout your university year where you could shop online with GoRaise to fundraise for your cause.


  1. First term arrives and you’ve got a lot of books to buy. Order them online through one of our book retailers to fundraise while you read.

  2. Everyone loves some new stationery for the academic year.

  3. Just moved into your student house and need to sort out the boring bits like internet, gas and electricity? Start with GoRaise when you buy – bills are more fun when they’re also fundraising for a cause you love!

  4. Fundraise while you decorate your new room. Did you know that Argos are one of our listed retailers?


  5. A heap of your friends from home have birthdays this month and you want to do more than write on their Facebook wall. Send them a personalised card with Scribbler.

  6. You’re starting to get your first big assignments. Make sure that your computer is fit for essay-writing with PC World.

  7. Halloween time! Get your fancy dress sorted by shopping (and fundraising) with GoRaise.


  8. Starting to feel homesick? Make sure you can call home whenever you need with our list of mobile retailers.

  9. The nights are getting darker and colder. Why not cosy up in front of a movie with your housemates?


  10. Order Christmas gifts for your family and friends through GoRaise and you’ll be giving back twice!

  11. You’ve got a host of Christmas balls coming up and need a new outfit. Shop through GoRaise and fundraise at the same time.

  12. Last week of term and you’ve got no food in the fridge? Treat yourself to a take-away through GoRaise.

  13. Book your train tickets home for the holidays through GoRaise and fundraise for your cause.32 Amazing Ways To Fundraise With GoRaise At University


  14. New Year; new, healthier you. Get an online order of vitamins and nutrients with Holland & Barrett.

  15. Your student loan hasn’t come through yet and you’re trying to save money after Christmas. Take advantage of our listed daily deals retailers.

  16. Just joined a gym and now you need the gear? Try SportsDirect and fundraise while you shop.


  17. Love it or loathe it, Valentine’s Day is here. Did you know that you can fundraise for your cause when you shop at eHarmony and

  18. Getting all your housemates together for Pancake Day? Do your mass food order online through GoRaise.


  19. Given up gluten for Lent? Get all of your gluten-free goodies from Freego.

  20. Don’t forget to send flowers home for Mother’s Day! Your mum will love them even more because you fundraised at the same time.

  21. Got a weekend away planned with your society? Exchange your money through GoRaise. 


  22. Treat your friends (and yourself!) to some chocolate at Easter. Who can resist when it’s raising money for a good cause?

  23. Having a spring clean? Shop and sell on eBay through GoRaise. 32 Amazing Ways To Fundraise With GoRaise At University


  24. Your dissertation deadline is looming and your printer’s run out of ink. Fear not – you can order more from one of our listed stationers.

  25. Exam revision requires snacks. Why not order a Graze box through GoRaise and raise money for your cause?


  26. Exams are over and you’re ready to go out and celebrate! There are a bunch of fashion retailers for you to buy your outfit from while you fundraise, including ASOS and New Look.

  27. Get the perfect Father’s Day present with Menkind and fundraise while you shop.


  28. You’re moving out of your student house and need to cover up those blu-tack marks you made. Shop online with B&Q to get all the DIY products you need.  

  29. Booking a holiday to celebrate the end of the year? We’ve got a host of holiday retailers for you to choose from.

  30. Want to get your favourite graduation photos printed? Order your snaps online through PhotoBoxrsz_e9uj65vwgme-rochelle-nicole-1


  31. Stock up on suncream and other summer essentials with Boots.

  32. Planning a summer reunion with all of your uni friends? Buy your tickets through GoRaise and fundraise while you shop.

There are over 2,500 top retailers that will donate to your cause if you shop through GoRaise – simply browse through the full list to start shopping.