Are You Ready For Christmas Jumper Day?

Christmas Jumper is just around the corner, are you ready for the big day?

On Friday 11th December, millions of people in the UK will be putting on a Christmas jumper to raise money for a great cause.

Just grab a jumper and give £2 to Save the Children!

Whether you celebrate Christmas Jumper Day in the classroom, on Zoom with colleagues or in your living room, you will be giving children the chance to have food, be healthy, learn things, and change the future!

Secondary school children enjoying their Christmas Jumper Day activities at school

How To Get Involved

Primary school children enjoying their Christmas Jumper Day activities at school

At School

Did you know 11,372 schools are set to wear their best Christmas Jumper this year? Including:

  • 3142 nurseries with 137395 teachers and students
  • 6153 primary schools with 1589446 teachers and students
  • 1750 secondary schools with 726432 teachers and students
  • 327 youth groups with 22829 adults and kids


It’s been a tough year. Children and teachers have worked SO hard. Bring some Christmas cheer to the classroom and help teachers make the day amazing!

Just sign up to save the date and you’ll receive everything you need:

  • A step-by-step guide on how to organise the fun
  • A pre-written letter telling caregivers all about the day
  • Lots of safe Christmas fundraising ideas –  from jumper decorating to Christmas Carol-oke
  • Plenty of Christmas craft fundraising ideas. Why not try out Christmas jumper crafts?
  • A Christmas Jumper Day Quiz is a fun, easy way to raise money, test your Christmas knowledge and get you in the Christmas spirit!
  • A JustGiving link so care givers just have to add their £1 donation by a click of a button!


Staff on a Zoom call for Christmas

At Work

Don’t be late to the party! Whether you’ll be with your team in person or virtually, it’s time to get together and celebrate! Save the Children have some amazing online Christmas fundraising ideas for work!
And do you know the best bit? You’ll be changing children’s futures for the better!

Just sign up to save the date and you’ll receive everything you need:

  • A step-by-step guide on how to organise the fun.
  • Lots of virtual fundraising ideas for work to do with your colleagues, including: Christmas quiz ideas for Zoom, virtual bingo, an awesome online charity sweepstake & a virtual Christmas party!
  • Are there talented or not-so-talented singers in your team? Virtual Christmas caroling for charity is a great way to raise money and have a laugh!
  • A JustGiving link so your team can add their £2 donations by a click of a button! Simple.


A group of children and adults pose in their jumpers

At Home

The more people you get on board – your mum, your dad, your nan and grandad, your mates, the postman… the better we can make the world for kids!

No matter if you’re in in a family group or connecting virtually online, you can still join in and make the world a more awesome place for Children.

Sign up now and get a free Fundraising Game Plan packed with ideas for raising money and lots of other exciting stuff.

To kick off your Christmas Jumper Day, just follow these three steps:

  • Tell everyone to put Friday 11th December in their diaries
  • Sign up for your Fundraising Game Plan
  • Get ready for the greatest day of the year.


Finding The Perfect Jumper

Want to go all our for this years Christmas jumper day? Why not head down to Tesco, Dorothy Perkins or Burton to find the perfect jumper to wear with pride and make someone smile this festive season!


No matter how you get involved this year, remember to donate just £2 to Save The Children.