Here is a list of organizations that raise money to help specifically with Chiari related causes.
CSF - Chiari & Syringomyelia Foundation
CSF hosts educational and fundraising events throught the country. Click here for a listing of their upcoming events as well as past event recaps.
Baylie for Brains
Baylie is a little girl on a mission to raise a million dollars for Chiari research. She has already made over $144,000.00 selling bracelets, T-shirts and car ribbons.
Whitney's Chiari Awareness Bracelets
All the proceeds from the sale of 9-year-old Whitney's purple bracelets will be sent to The University of Chicago Pediatric Neurosurgical Research and Educational Fund.
Help Holly Find a Cure
Holly's goal is to raise $20,000 before she graduates high school. All proceeds from her bracelet sales and other fundraisers are donated to the American Syringomyelia Alliance Project, Inc. to the Kids For A Cure Medical Research Fund.
A Healthy Touch - Shelby's Art
Artist Shelly (8) and her sister Amber (10) both have Chiari. Amber writes, "We are raising money so scientists and doctors can find Chiari in all their patients and so they can find a cure so people won't have to have surgery like I did. "
Miracle Wish For Chiari
The goal of Miracle Wish is to provide a camp for children with rare diseases. This organization was started by a family inspired by the Japanese legend that if you make 1000 paper cranes, you get a miracle wish.
Raise Money while you Shop or Search Online
Here is a great way to raise money for ASAP (American Syringomyelia Alliance Project), every time you shop online or search online: Check out: iGive.com and iSearchiGive.com.
You can use iGive.com to raise money for ASAP every time you shop online at any of their 737 participating stores. If you make a purchase through iGive within 45 days of joining, they'll donate an extra $5.00. And when you search the web through iSearchiGive.com, you raise a penny or more for ASAP every time.
HOW IT WORKS:
1. Join iGive.com to support ASAP. It's free, safe, and easy to join. Here is the link to join: http://www.iGive.com/welcome/warmwelcome.cfm?c=7789&m=592081
2. Don't feel like registering yet? Take iSearchiGive.com out for a spin and raise a penny per search. Just visit iSearchiGive.com and type "American Syringomyelia Alliance Project, Inc." in the "Select Your Cause" area.
The iGive Mall features over 700 trusted online retailers. You'll never pay more when you reach these stores through iGive.com. And if you take advantage of the coupons and free shipping deals that they post, you might even save a few bucks! Up to 26% of each purchase through iGive benefits ASAP!
You can also order Magazine Subscriptions online and 40% goes to ASAP! Click HERE to see the large selection of magazines available.
Fundraiser Ideas Blog
My thanks to Luke, who contacted me about his blog with tons of fundraising ideas and fundraiser information. They generally post a new fundraising idea every Monday through Thursday. The posts cover easy fundraising ideas, creative fundraising ideas, school fundraising ideas and more.