Start A Holiday Fundraiser
It’s the spirit of the season!
Creating a virtual fundraiser is a great way to amplify your own contributions, raise awareness, and bring your community together during the holidays. Your friends and family can help United Way raise $60,000 by December 31st
- Set up your fundraiser: Choose a platform and set a goal! Whether you’re using Facebook or FundraiseUp, we have step-by-step instructions to help you get started.
- Share your story: Make it personal! Write a brief explanation of what this fundraiser is for and why it’s important to you. We put together some tips and resources if you’re not sure what to say.
- Invite your community: Share your fundraiser with friends, neighbors, family, colleagues, and more via email, social media, and any other way you communicate! Take a look at some of the templates we’ve put together or write something from scratch.
Create a personalized fundraising page and share the link with your community.
Use the built-in fundraising feature to share directly with your Facebook friends.
Frequently Asked Questions
Visit this page for answers to the frequently asked questions about fundraising.