3 ways to raise money with holiday essentials

We’re very excited at Give as you Live HQ to be off on our holidays soon, but there’s a few things we need to check off our list before we top up our tans and relax in the sunshine.

There’s holiday insurance to think about, sun cream, car hire and even changing our money over. These may seem like little things, but they can raise BIG money for your charity – at no extra cost to you!

Take a look at some of the ways holiday essentials can help raise essential funds for a cause close to your heart…

carhireCar hire

Whether you’re driving around the coast of California in a Cadillac taking the family to the waterpark in a VW Golf in Spain, sometimes hiring a car can make your trip abroad extra special allowing you to visit places you wouldn’t of been able to reach otherwise.

  • Europcar will donate up to 3.25% of your spend
  • Avis will donate up to 5.00% of your spend
  • Hertz will donate up to 3.50% of your spend


insuranceTravel insurance

If your hurt or injure yourself whilst on holiday, it not only sucks, but it can be made extra stressful and very expensive if you do not have travel insurance. And remember, not everyone’s as nice as you and me, if your belongings get stolen whilst away and you’re left with no cash, travel insurance can save the day!


holidaymoneyCurrency exchange

Pina colada’s, ice creams and day trips add up, so make sure you take enough cash with you to enjoy your holiday. Sometime’s you can get a better exchange rate online, why not check out some of the providers below and raise some cash for your charity to enjoy too!