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Dinosaurs may be extinct, but the challenges families with
disabled children face aren't.
Dinosaur Day is Contact's annual fundraising day, taking place
this year on 19 June 2018. Getting involved is simple: hold a
fundraising day on or around 19 June to raise funds for
You could hold a cake sale with a prehistoric or Dinosaur theme,
organise a Dinosaur dress down day at school, or sponsor your boss
to wear a Dinosaur mask for the day, and donate the funds
Sign up at the bottom of this page to receive our free
fundraising pack, full of ideas to ensure your fundraising is a
If you aren't able to fundraise on the 19th June,
simply choose another date that suits you, and we can support you
every step of the way.
To sign up, please register for your free fundraising pack by
filling out the enquiry form below, or call 0207 608 8786 for more
Cameron Mathieson was a boy who had both Cystic Fibrosis and
Duchenne's Muscular Dystrophy and sadly passed away when he was
five years old after spending 3 of those years in hospital. He
loved dinosaurs - or as he called them, Dowsers - and his
favourite Dowser was a green triceratops called Troy.
Contact supports families like the Mathieson's to ensure that
they can make every moment count, whatever the disability, and live
life to the fullest extent they can. With your help we can support
more families, and guide them through the challenges they face
Need inspiration? Take a look at a few ideas below, or contact
our fundraising team for more information.
Dinosaur Bake Sale
Where: at work, at home or at school
Whether you make fondant fancies for your friends, carrot cake
for your colleagues or flapjacks for your family, bring your
nearest and dearest together for the ultimate cake off!
Sponsored Dinosaur dress up
Get sponsored to dress up as a Dinosaur for the Day
Work: at work, at school and in the local community
Hold a Dinosaur Quiz - we have a great quiz included in the
fundraising pack that you can use
Dinosaur Dress Down Day
Where: at school
Arrange a dress down day at school and have a competition to
decorate the best dinosaur mask (dinosaur mask template included in
the fundraising pack). Have a cake sale and guess the number of
mini eggs in a jar competition.
We can provide a presentation that can be used in assembly at
the beginning of the day, to explain Dinosaur Day and Contact.
Dinosaur picnic in the park
Where: at home or in the local community
Gather a group of friends and hold a dinosaur themed picnic!
Dinosaur Day Detox
Where: at home, at work or in the local community
Give up your morning coffee/tea and encourage your friends and
family to do the same. Donate the amount you would usually make to
If you have any problems completing the form, or you don't get
taken to the thank you page, please email firstname.lastname@example.org