Host Your Own Event in Support of Habitat for Humanity GTA!
The A-Z of Community Fundraising
A great plan is the backbone of every successful fundraising event! Here are some tips:
Make a List of Potential Donors - Create a detailed list of people in your social and professional circles who you think might be interested in donating ie Dentist, Lawyer, Aunt Mildred, John from your soccer team
Network on Popular Social Media Sites - Social networking sites such as twitter, facebook and instagram can help you spread the word about the cause you are supporting!
Don't Forget to Follow Up - Always make sure to follow up with potential leads and to send thank you notes to existing donors. If they feel good about their donations, they are more likely to become a repeat donor!
The following documents can help you plan your own successful event and reach your fundraising goals:
Start thinking about events! Host a neighborhood BBQ, car wash, games night, sports tournament or a themed dinner party in return for a small donation. Explain to friends, family and colleagues why Habitat for Humanity GTA is important to you!