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Fundraiser Toolkit2018-11-05T09:27:21+00:00

Setting up your Fundraising Page

Your family and friends will make donations because they want to support YOU. For this reason, it is important to direct them to your personal fundraising page. You want to explain why you have chosen to participate, what the event and charity mean to you, and how their contribution can help you achieve your goals.

Have questions? We are here to support you, so please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Download Instructions

Email Templates

Here are some email templates you can use when emailing your friends and family.

Initial Solicitation
Fundraising Reminder
Post Race Thank You

Download our Logo

When sending emails or customizing your fundraising page, please note that JUST TRYAN IT is written with all three words in capital letters. Of course, use our logo as needed.

JUST TRYAN IT Logo
JUST TRYAN IT logo

Creative Ideas

  • Host a lemonade/bake sale in front of your house or at your school.

  • Collect donations in lieu of birthday gifts.

  • Clean houses, garages, help with chores, or wash cars for donations.

  • Host a board game or chess tournament and ask friends to give a small donation to enter. Set up a concession stand to raise extra money. Ask a local business to donate a prize for the winner so more friends will want to participate.

  • Hold  a neighborhood 3-on-3 basketball tournament and let families know the entry fee will support a special cause called JUST TRYAN IT.

  • Gather loose change. Get your friends and schoolmates to check at home for loose change that can be donated. Every penny helps.

  • Offer a pancake breakfast on a weekend morning. You can charge by the plate or ask for donations.

Have more ideas?

Did you do something successful? Send us your idea and we will add it to the list!

Video Examples

Videos are a great way to communicate with donors. Keep them short and sweet and focused on your goals. What are you doing? Who are you helping? How can they support you? Here are some examples from our racers:

Fundraising Incentives

Fundraising can be fun, but we recognize that it takes effort. We want to reward your efforts. Check out these awesome incentives that you can earn!

Bam Bam

$100

pop socket

$250

Hat

$500

Towel

$750

Bag

$1000 +