Sunday August 13th, 2017

For more information on event details, registration or donations call 905-436-7377

Fundraising Tips

  • Set a goal
  • Start early to give people ample time to donate
  • Let your donors know how their contributions benefit people less fortunate
  • Please don't hesitate to call the office if you would like more information or a speaker for a group of people.
  • Use the fundraising program on your home page, it works!
  • Send Thank You notes
  • Ask BIG before going small
  • Ask, ask, ask
HOW TO RAISE $1,000 IN 10 DAYS!
DAY WHAT TO DO? TOTAL
1 Sponsor yourself $50 (you're worth it) $50
2 Ask 2 family members to sponsor you $50 $150
3 Ask 10 friends to contribute $20 (use the online program, it really works) $350
4 Ask 5 co-workers to contribute $10 $400
5 Ask 10 neighbours to contribute $10 $500
6 Ask 10 people from your social, hobby or sports group to contribute $10 $600
7 Ask your boss for a company contribution of $50, or maybe a supplier or two $650
8 Ask 5 local merchants to sponsor you $20, local business supporting their community $750
9 Ask 2 businesses you frequent (doctor, health club) for $25 $800
10 Ask 10 e-mail pals to sponsor you $20 $1,000
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  • Bicycles Plus
  • Durham Tourism
  • Impala Bicycles
  • Bank of Montreal
  • NSAR
  • Pizza Pizza
  • Purdue Pharma 60 years
  • D'Ornellas
  • Del Monte
  • Road ID
  • Durham Region
  • Sport Durham
  • Pedal Performance
  • Northern Cycle
  • RBC Securities