Fundraising – The Tour de Cure | BC Cancer Foundation

FUNDRAISING

 

Congratulations on your commitment to join the Tour de Cure. You have joined a movement to change the future and there’s a lot riding on us.

When you raise $2,500, not only will you be eligible to participate in the in-person event, you will also receive the official 2022 Tour de Cure event jersey!

Below are some proven tips to help you achieve your personal fundraising goal.

FUNDRAISING TIPS

  1. Personalize your fundraising page! This lets your community know why you're taking part in the Tour de Cure and why you are committed to powering cancer research.  
  2. Reach out to your closest family and friends with a personalized email that let's them know why you are taking part and why their support matters. Link them to your personalized fundraising page where they can easily make a donation.
  3. Don't hesitate to ask! Cancer has impacted nearly everyone in a significant way, reach out to your broader personal and professional network with an ask for support.
  4. Many companies offer matching donation programs. Find out if your company or even your spouse's employer offers an Employee Giving Program to double your donation.
  5. Announce that you are taking part in the Tour de Cure on your social media channels, include a link to your personal fundraising page 
  6. Post about your training and fundraising progress on your social media channels to keep your network informed of the incredible effort you are undertaking. Include a link to your personal fundraising page. 
  7. Always thank your donors in a personalized way! Let them know how much their support means to you.