With more than 2.8 million people affected by lung disease in Ontario, each and every dollar raised to support research, programs and advocacy efforts is needed. We need your help, today! Here are a number of ways to kick-start your fundraising.
First, customize your Personal Page with your story of why you are participating and share it over email, Facebook and other social channels. Once you are registered, you can get started in your Participant Center immediately.
Want to know how to get the most out of your online fundraising efforts? Follow these steps to success:
- Make a self-donation. Kick-start your fundraising today and show your donors you are passionate about the cause
- Customize your Personal Page with why you Climb
- Send emails to friends, family and co-workers, asking them to support you in your fundraising efforts
- Fundraise with Facebook
Your donations can go even further with a matching gift! Many companies offer matching gift programs in which the company will match an employee’s contribution to a charitable organization. If you are not sure if you qualify for a matching gift, please contact your Human Resources or Finance Department and ask whether they run a match gift program. Many companies do!
Most importantly, don’t forget to keep the FUN in FUNdraising! There is nothing like the satisfaction of knowing you are making a difference in someone’s life whether you have a personal connection or you are participating for all those affected by lung disease.