(or use your own ideas)
Run a marathon
Or choose your own adventure - canoe, run, hike - and ask participants
to collect donations.
Yoga or tai chi class
Ask the instructors to donate their time and charge participants
an entry fee.
Sell tickets and ask for a donation from bowlers for every strike.
Charge an entry fee per rider.
Host a tournament in a local bar and have teams compete to raise
the most funds. Have volunteers bartend and donate their tips.
Kayak or canoe race
Charge an entry fee; ask spectators to donate to support their favorite
paddler. Ask a local sports store for donation of prizes.
Basketball, baseball or softball tournament
Charge an entry fee per team and "pass the hat" among
Charge an entry fee per car. Have a "car wash for the cause"
after the event and collect donations.