By fundraising for Cleveland Clinic Children’s you are making children’s lives just a little bit better through the world-class medical care and research you are funding. The most important part of fundraising is to remember you are not asking for yourself, you are asking your friends and family to join you in significantly growing your impact to benefit the children in need today and for generations to come. Any one dollar raised can be the dollar needed to save a child’s life.
The five keys to fundraising success all start with YOU! Each of the following fundraising strategies has been proven to result in higher donations when fundraising online.
Your friends and family want to help you reach your goal. Post it online and keep them updated on your progress. The closer you get to your goal, the more they will want to help!
Update your personal page to tell your potential donors why you are fundraising for Cleveland Clinic Children’s. Go the extra mile and make it even more personal by telling your story on video and posting it on your page.
Friends and family are more likely to donate when they see you have supported Cleveland Clinic Children’s first
Utilize the tools available in your Participant Center to send email to everyone you know asking them for support. Fundraisers who send 10 or more emails see 10X the results.
Share your desire to help Cleveland Clinic Children’s and your fundraising progress with all of your networks, whether you use social media or network the old fashion way!
Utilizing social media to fundraise is made easy with these resources. In addition, follow Cleveland Clinic Children’s on Facebook and Twitter and you will receive regular updates of your how your fundraising is making an impact that you can also share with your networks!