What you can do.
Being driven to help those who need it most is human nature, but not everyone can clear debris, build schools and work tirelessly in extreme conditions. Fundraising is a great way to get directly involved with communities in need and support our volunteers around the world.
Fifteen AHV UK Chapter members took on the Three Peaks Challenge – scaling Great Britain’s three highest peaks in 24 hours and raising $9,000 to support disaster relief efforts!
A very inspiring group of six year olds prove it is never too soon to start doing good. This amazing first grade class made and sold 1,820 friendship pins to help build desks for children in Haiti.
AH Volunteer Kim Black and her softball team, We Want a Pitcher, dedicated their season to the communities where All Hands helps. At the end of the year, they received the Modell’s Community Service Award. Way to play for a good cause!
We would like to send a special “Thank You” to Donald Baker! Not only did he volunteer for over 2 months on Project Leogane, he set up a customized fundraising goal of $2,500 and beat it!! Thank you for your amazing efforts, Don!
In Bothell, WA, Ben Wiselogle partnered with Canyons Restaurant to raise over $1,800 in donations. Food was eaten, fun was had and over 150 people reached out to those in need.
Create your own customized fundraising page
to spiff up with photographs, messages and updates about your goal or event! You can send information via Facebook and Twitter, or email everyone you know with a direct link to your page that lets them donate online.
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When organizing an event of any kind your two main goals should be to have fun and raise money. We have plenty of tips and tools at your disposal, including a How to Raise $800 in 4 Weeks
step by step guide and don’t forget Shanna (firstname.lastname@example.org
), your personal fundraising event guru.
No extra time in the day? Check out Swipegood
and Donation Matching
. SwipeGood rounds up your purchases to the nearest dollar and donates the change automatically. Does your company have a donation-matching program? Check to see! These are two of the fastest ways to help rebuild those communities!
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