How to set up your online fundraising donations page
Make it simple for your donors to support your cause by creating an online donations page. Find out how to set up your online donations page below!
Online fundraising enables you to communicate directly with your social network and promote your personal efforts to your friends, family and wider network.
Pancare Foundation use GoFundraise as our online fundraising platform.
Whether you are taking part in an event, or creating your own special occasion, GoFundraise can help you raise more money for your cause.
To start your own fundraising page, please follow the instructions below:
Click on ‘Start Fundraising’ to sign up and create a supporter page.
Click sign up now or login via Facebook
Enter your details, create a password, read the terms and conditions, and click ‘Sign Up’.
Choose your fundraising occasion. You might be celebrating your birthday or raising money in memory of a loved one.
Create your page with the information you wish to share, it’s a good idea to provide information about why you are fundraising and your journey to date – you can even keep donors informed of your progress by providing updates on your profile.
Personalise your thank you email that will be sent to donors.
Accept terms & conditions and click ‘Create Fundraising Page’.
Don’t forget to share the page with your Facebook or email contacts.
How to super charge your fundraising
Here are some simple tips to help you smash your fundraising goal.
If you are using an online platform, make a donation to yourself
Start your fundraising with a step in the right direction by making a donation to your own page. People are more likely to donate the same amount (or more) to you as they follow your example!
Personalise your online fundraising page
Take your supporters with you on your fundraising journey and personalize your fundraising page. Simply upload an image of yourself and explain in your own words why you’re fundraising and why this cause is so important to you.!
SMS friends, family & all
Fundraisers who share their page by SMS raise 46% more than those who don’t! Share your page with friends and family first to help boost the average donation. Share your story via SMS with a link to your fundraising page or a request for donations.
Email your friends
Send an email to your family, friends, and workmates encouraging them to support your fundraising efforts and include the link to your fundraising page. You may even like to invite them to join you in your challenge and contribute by fundraising through their own networks.
Share your efforts on Instagram and Facebook
Post a link to your fundraising page, or stories about your personal fundraising journey on Facebook or Instagram to let your friends know how they can support you.
If you still have questions that need answers please don’t hesitate to reach out to our incredible Community Fundraising Team for more information.
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