FUndrAISInG In 5 eASY STePS
We've pulled together these quick tips to help you reach your fundraising target. We hope you find them helpful. Remember, the more money you raise, the more animals we can rescue!
#1 shAre WHY YOU're rUnnInG TO THe rescUe
Read About Us or visit your local RSPCA's website to see how your funds help support our Inspectors rescue animals from cruelty. On our website you'll find real life stories about how we've found safe, nurturing furever homes for thousands of animals across the country.
Plus, there's plenty of adorable puppies, kittens, and other animals up for adoption... y'know, in case you're after a furry friend!
#2 mAKe IT persOnAL
When asking for donations, make sure you share your enthusiasm and love for animals with your nearest and dearest.
Think about the best way to ask for support. Is it by email, phone call, text, social media or face-to-face? Perhaps a combination of them all?
#3 SPreAD THE WOrD & THen repeAT
Keep your friends and family in the loop by sharing a link to your personal fundraising page. Your dashboard even allows your to send pre-written emails and be sure to use #RSPCARescueRun in any social posts too.
Then repeat! Even people with the best intentions can forget. It’s okay to gently remind people to donate.
#4 SUGGeST An AmOUnT TO GIve
People feel more comfortable when they have a guide on how much to donate. It’s a great idea to let them know how much you are hoping to raise. Just $55 can help pay for the transport of multiple animals to other shelters to increase their chance of adoption!
A self-donation will also kickstart your campaign and show everyone how much you care!
#5 SHOW YOUr GrATITUDe
It’s easy to say thanks via your fundraising dashboard with automated emails and, within minutes, you can also share your appreciation on social media and tag people/businesses that support you. Posts like these can act as a reminder to anyone who hasn’t donated yet.
Your heartfelt thanks to each of your supporters will make you both feel good about rescuing animals.
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