Tools, tips and ideas for Walk for the Animals fundraisers
Around the Tower, DHA’s 22nd Annual Walk for
the Animals, will be taking place on October 7, 2012 from 10:30 am to
2:30 pm. This year animal lovers and DHA supporters will be gathering
for DHA’s biggest fundraiser of the year at a new location in
Wilmington, Rockford Park.
|Try posting flyers with a link to your fundraising page on FirstGiving
fundraising is the goal of the Walk for the Animals, we ask that all
participants raise at least $50 in pledges. It's
easy to meet your fundraising goals with the following tools, tips and ideas.
Fundraise as an individual, or gather your friends, family and coworkers to form a team! Get started by selecting a Team Captain. Be creative and select a name/theme for your team, and
have shirts, hats, and banners made up showing off your team spirit!
Create your own Personal Fundraising
Page with FirstGiving! Visit firstgiving.com/dehumane/walk4animals to create your
fundraising page (and join your team, if applicable) on FirstGiving. After your fundraising page is set up, be sure
to sponsor yourself first to let everyone know that you are committed to DHA.
are done, send out your FirstGiving fundraising page address to your
and friends so they can make a secure online donation. Funds will go
directly to DHA in your name. Once an online donation is made, a thank
that serves as a tax receipt is automatically generated by FirstGiving
to the donor.
may also want to post flyers with your fundraising page web address on bulletin
boards in your gym, church and workplace, etc. You can download a flyer for fundraisers [PDF] that we prepared and fill in your information. Or, create your
Alternately, you can download a Pledge
Form [PDF] and collect pledges in person. You can also stop by the shelter to
pick up a copy of the Walk brochure, which includes a copy of the
Your effors will be rewarded! Click the link to learn about Walk fundraising incentives and the top fundraisers Awards Ceremony.
Need additional fundraising ideas? Click the link to view additional ways to raise money and successful ideas from some of our top fundraisers.