OneCamp is an expensive adventure, so you need to start your fundraising early. Chances are you’ll find it heaps easier to join forces with your Scout mates headed for OneCamp 2023 – it’s a lot easier to fundraise if you are supporting each other, swapping ideas and keeping each other on track.
Here are some ideas to get you started:
Phone book deliveries
Flyer deliveries for local businesses
Sell Christmas trees
Raffle a trailer of firewood
Garage/car boot sale
Every Scout Group will tackle OneCamp fundraising differently according to their local circumstances. Below are some general suggestions that will apply to most situations:
Kickstart your OneCamp fundraising
Here is a simple process you could follow to kickstart your OneCamp fundraising efforts:
local councils - Youth sponsorship
Most local councils offer sponsorship, scholarships and funding for youth members who reside within their boundaries. Listed below are the contact points for several councils within Western Australia. Youth members are encouraged to contact their respective council to find out more information about any specific selection criteria or an application process.
Sporting, recreation and development donations
Small Assistance Donations
Dudley Robinson Youth Grant
Mayoral Discretionary Fund
Minor Grants – Youth Encouragement Grant
Youth Leadership and Training Grant
Individual Development Program
Download our toolkit for more OneCamp fundraising tips and tricks. We’ve also created a sample fundraising logbook, so you don’t have to spend time creating your own!