The BIG Garden Party
Get together with friends and family and host a BIG garden party this August to celebrate summer.
Get ready to party
Get the gingham out, dig out your picnic basket and fire up the BBQ! It’s time get your glad rags on, play games, eat yummy food, pop a prosecco, make up a mocktail and have lots of fun catching up with friends and family while raising money to fund vital research.
Big ideas for your BIG Garden Party
Once you’ve signed up, we will send you
- a pack of free coasters
- a free t-shirt
- a fundraising kit to help you plan your BIG Garden Party.
Wherever you choose to host your party, you’ll be raising money to fund our life-saving research, to help us transform treatments for people living with kidney disease.
Hosting a BIG Garden Party
Follow these simple steps and you’ll be on your way to raising money for vital research in no time!
Sign up to fundraise on Just Giving or Facebook. You can do this in less time than it takes to pop a bottle of prosecco!
Pick your date
Choose which day you'll host your Big Garden Party over the weekend of 12 & 13 August.
Plan your BIG Garden Party. We will help you make sure your event goes pour-fectly!
Share your fundraising page with your nearest and dearest and ask them to donate for a plate, price for a slice or give to play games and kickstart your fundraising.
Spread the word
Show what your doing on social and why you're fundraising. Remember to use the hashtag #BIGGardenParty and #TeamKidney
Enjoy your BIG Garden Party – gather your guests and have loads of fun, it’s a piece of cake.
Resources and guides
Download these handy resources to support your event
This guide is full of tips and ideas to help plan your Big Garden Party
Nature lucky squares
Pick a square and get your guests to donate and guess which one it is
Social media badge
Use this badge on your social media to tell all your followers about your fundraising
Social media frame
Download and add this frame to your social media profile picture
Big Garden Party invitation
Download a snazzy invitation to invite all your guests
Download a promotional poster to let people know all about your Big Garden Party
Download the sweepstakes game to play and raise extra donations at your party
Download these DIY cake toppers to decorate your tasty bakes on the day.
Other useful stuff
Get all the materials and resources you need for your fundraiser.
Dress to impress
Get extra merchandise and show everyone you're on #TeamKidney.
Shout about it
Let everyone know you're fundraising by using our social toolkit.
Got your own place?
Tell us about your event and we'll support you all the way.
Get your fundraising off to a flying start with your own JustGiving page.
Frequently asked questions
Got a question? Get in touch
If you have a question or would like to chat about one of our events, the team here at Kidney Research UK are happy to help. Please get in touch.