Game 4 Cystic Fibrosis

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Game 4 Cystic Fibrosis

We’re looking for gamers who want to do something good. We’re looking for you.

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Use your gaming skills for good

Join us, be part of our community, build new connections, have fun and #Game4CysticFibrosis.

Anything you raise through gaming can make a real difference to everyone living with CF. By raising just £30 you could help cut the time it takes to turn lab research into life-changing medication.

Anyone can take part, at any time. Your game, your rules.

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Gaming has got me through some difficult times with my CF. Growing up I missed a lot of school and therefore was unable to participate in many social activities, however gaming provided me with an escape from my CF and a way to keep in contact with others and socialise.

Ryan, who has CF.

How does it work?

Step 1

Pick your challenge (we have some ideas below) and start your fundraising page on Just Giving

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Step 2

You'll then receive a link to social assets and downloadables to promote your fundraising to friends and followers.

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Step 3

Set up your stream, gather your teammates or prep your set up for your solo challenge.

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Step 4

Smash your target, raise funds and earn merch as you game.

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Not quite ready yet? Here are some FAQs to help get you started:

  • How can I get involved?

    There are plenty of ways to get involved with #Game4CysticFibrosis! It doesn't matter if you are a professional streamer, a host of games nights or avid chess player - there is something for everyone.

    Speak to our team today to get some ideas on how you can turn your passion for gaming into an epic fundraiser.

  • What sort of things make for a good fundraiser?

    #Game4CysticFibrosis is a chance to turn your passion into a fundraising event. Whether you're into board games or video games, there is opportunity to fundraise and help the 11,000 living with cystic fibrosis. Some common ideas are:

    • Sponsored 24hr streaming marathon
    • FIFA tournament - hold a sweepstake or have a 'pay to play' evening
    • Board games cafe evening - charge for guests to bring a game of their choice or to take part. You could also have a raffle at the same time.
  • What support will I receive?

    • Fundraising gaming guide
    • Emails with ideas, hints and tips
    • Fundraising page
    • Support and contact with your local Community Fundraiser
    • Access to merchandise
  • What merchandise can I get?

    All merchandise will be made available to you through our CF Shop. However as your fundraise, you'll receive merchandise for free!

    • Raise £50 and earn a t-shirt
    • Raise £110 and earn a water bottle
    • Raise £250 and earn a hoody
    • Raise £600 and earn either a controller skin, mouse mat or game dice.

    Please note, merchandise has an estimated arrival date of late October into our shop, so there may be a small delay in receiving your items.

Ready to start fundraising?

Don't worry if you still have questions or would like some more ideas, our team will be here to help every step of the way of your fundraising journey. Feel free to get in touch with us at any point.

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Hint and tips from other supporters

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Amy's gaming tips blog

Calling all gamers! Did you know you can play the games you love AND raise vital funds to help everyone with cystic fibrosis (CF) live a life unlimited? Our supporter Amy shares her top tips for fundraising through gaming.

Read Amy's blog

Channel the power of streaming

Streaming your gaming challenge is easy with Twitch. You don't need any fancy equipment - you can use the console or computer you're playing on. Find out more about creating a livestream here. Don't forget to do a test run before the big day!

Don't feel like streaming? We'd still love you to fundraise for us, whether it's a solo sesh, hosting a tournament or even going offline with a tabletop RPG.

Research we fund

We fund research to tackle some of the most pressing issues in CF today. Find out how your donations are making a difference.

What is cystic fibrosis?

Find out more about cystic fibrosis, its diagnosis and how it is treated, as well as useful links to our publications and other organisations who can help.

Contact us

Get in touch with us to speak to someone on our Helpline, find out about an event or speak to our Press Team.

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