Lehigh Valley Health Network Via Marathon Race Weekend: September 10 & 11, 2016 | Allentown, PA
Run Walk Donate Volunteers
Fundraising Headquarters

Raise $1,500 in 6 Weeks

Raise $250 in 1 Week
 
Raise $1,500 in 6 Weeks

Week 1:

  • Start by sponsoring yourself = $25.
  • Send out at least 25 letters and emails to friends and family (ask for a minimum donation of $26) = $650.

Week 2:

  • Follow up on your fundraising letters and emails.
  • Ask three additional family members (minimum donation of $26 each) = $78.
  • Ask five friends to sponsor you (minimum donation of $26 each) = $130.
  • Ask two co-workers to sponsor you (minimum of $26 each) = $52.
  • Check with your company's human resource department to see if they offer matching gifts.

Week 3:

  • Ask three additional co-workers to sponsor you (minimum donation of $26 each) = $78.
  • Plan a fundraising party with at least 25 people (e.g. 50% of split cover charge of $20 for a happy hour) = $250.

Week 4:

  • Ask five neighbors to sponsor you (minimum donation of $15 each) = $75

Week 5:

  • Ask your boss for a company contribution = $50

Week 6:

  • Ask three businesses you frequent for a donation (i.e. doctor, dentist, dry cleaners, etc., $37 each) = $111

Grand Total $1,500!