Fundraise for the WFD during the International Week of the Deaf Week

In conjunction with the International Week of the Deaf campaign that your association is carrying out the WFD hopes that your association could also initiate some fundraising activities for the WFD. These might include:

  • Placing a video on your Deaf association’s web site about becoming an individual member of the WFD (Finnish rap artist Signmark signing the clip) with the following text: “World Federation of the Deaf will be happy for all support to its work. Become an individual member or contribute by a convenient amount of money. More information on or direct donations to
    • Account Name:                 World Federation of the Deaf
    • Bank:                         Nordea Bank, Helsinki Finland
    • IBAN:                         FI04 1555 3000 1113 37
    • Swift                         NDEAFIHH

If you are interested in this option, please contact Ms. Phillipa Sandholm for obtaining the video

  • Distribute WFD Individual Member (IM) forms to your members through your web site or in an event organised during the International Week of the Deaf celebrations. Please contact Ms. Phillipa Sandholm at to receive an electronic IM application form
  • Any other activities you prefer. Make sure that the legislation is followed and that all required licenses are obtained.