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Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust
Fri, 15th Feb, 2019, 12:00 - 23:30
Take a walk on the wild side and unleash your animal spirit to help raise funds for Durrell and celebrate their 60th anniversary! On Friday 15th February, Durrell are calling on all their supporters, anywhere in the world, to enjoy a day of wild activities and fundraise wildly for the world’s endangered species. Whether you’re at home, in the workplace, at school, or part of a club or team, they invite you to come up with your unique take on ‘wild’, and take part in an animal-inspired fundraising activity of your choice. So wear it, bake it or workout WILD—just remember to have fun and raise funds wildly for Durrell to help them achieve their vision of a wilder, healthier, more colourful world. Or why not use this day to make a pledge to 'do it for Durrell'? You could sign up for The Durrell Challenge 13k, take part in a sporting event in your local area or come up with a wild idea of your own to raise funds for Durrell in 2019. SIGN UP: Please sign up by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and tell the Durrell team about your wild fundraising idea. They will then keep in touch and be able to offer help organising your fundraising. What’s your wildest fundraising idea? Dress-up day: Are you a queen bee or a silverback gorilla? Sponsored dip: Swim like an otter. Chin-up challenge: Are you as strong as a Sumatran orangutan? Take a walk on the wild side: Take your team on a barefoot stroll during your lunch break. Sponsored run: Can you out-race a Saint Lucia racer snake? Bake off: Make palm oil free, orangutan-friendly cupcakes to sell at work or school. Sponsored yoga class: Can you balance like a Chilean flamingo? Karaoke competition: Sing like a Sumatran laughingthrush. Sponsored leapfrog: Can you jump like a mountain chicken frog? Prizes will be awarded for the most: - Wildly creative fundraising idea - Funds raised by a school or nursery - Funds raised by an organisation - Funds raised by a club or team Winners will be announced after Friday 15 February via email and on social media. SHARE Tell Durrell about your chosen, wild fundraising activity via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, using the hashtag #GoWildForDurrell.