With our 7th Annual Lace up for LOVE Walk/Run only a few days away, it’s still not too late to STEP UP and START FUNDRAISING for your Walk/Run, if your haven’t already. You can choose to go “Hi-Tech” or go “Old-School”. We’ve also compiled a few easy fundraising tips for you to keep in mind:
- It’s quick & easy to personalize your online fundraising page with an image and copy;
- Consider making a donation to yourself to set a high bar for future donors to your fundraising page;
- Let your spare change be the difference this Lace up for LOVE….consider donating the coins you find around your home to our Registration Desk this Sunday!;
- Don’t leave anyone out – reach out to all your networks of friends, colleagues, associates, and neighbours!;
- Customize your asks – make it personal and friendly, provide event details, call-to-action with a link to your fundraising page, use social media to spread the word; and
- Ask your network of friends, colleagues and family to join you this Sunday at our Lace up for LOVE Walk/Run or donate. If they can’t Register on-line by Friday at 5:00 PM they can register in person on Saturday at Neworld Tri Shop & Runners and at Race Registration in the Spin Studio above Neworld Cycle & Pro Shop until 8:45 AM this Mother’s Day.
Last of all, remember to extend a big THANK YOU to everyone who supports your Walk/Run!
Your Fundraising Makes A Difference!
Over the past 6 years Lace up for LOVE participants and teams have raised an incredible $131,830.00 by participating & asking their friends, family members and colleagues to support them in their Walk/Runs. In 2016 approximately 200 participants will take part in the Cancer Exercise Program at Birmingham Gilgan House.
- Raise $150 or More as a participant and receive two Cineplex® Admit One Certificates ($26 Approximate Value)
- Raise $300 or More as a participant and receive four Cineplex® Admit One Certificates ($52 Approximate Value)
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Lace up for LOVE Prizes for Top 3 Individual & Team Fundraisers
Thanks to the generosity of our Lace up for LOVE Sponsors & Supporters we have assembled some fabulous prizes for our top 3 Individual and Team fundraisers. Prizes will be on display downstairs at Neworld Tri Shop & Runners during Race Kit Pick Up, this Saturday 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
So get excited, tell people what you are up to this Mother’s Day! It’s worth the “Ask” as “Every Dollar Raised Makes A Difference!”