Refresh your Fundraising

There so many FUN ways to FUNdraise for Obliteride. Here are a few fresh ideas!

1. HOST A PARTY/DINNER/GAME NIGHT
Charge a fee to participate. Get small prizes for winners.

2. SELL SOMETHING
Bake Sale, Lemonade Stand, home-made crafts.

3. ASK FOR DONATIONS INSTEAD OF GIFTS FOR A BIRTHDAY OR SPECIAL EVENT

4. HONOR YOUR DONORS
Write the name of your donor or of their honored loved one on your body, bike, helmet or sticker.

5. OFFER INCENTIVES
Here are a few examples or come up with your own:

  • $100 will get them a batch of homemade cookies
  • $150 you will wear a silly outfit of their choice (must be safe) during the ride
  • $500 you will video yourself signing a song of their choice

6. HIT UP RESTAURANTS
Ask a local restaurant to donate 10% of their profits on a designated night to your ride in exchange for encouraging supporters to eat there. You can ask if they will hold a special meal for a set amount and take any donations above that cost.

7. CHILI, COOKIE OR OTHER COOK-OFF.
Charge a fee to enter or participate in the cook-off.

8. RECYCLING
Ask individuals or businesses for cell phones and ink cartridges that can be recycled for cash.

9. HAVE A GARAGE SALE
Ask your friends for donations of items for your garage sale. Make signs and promote that you’re sale benefits Obliteride.

10. MATCHING GIFTS
Make sure your donors check and see if their company offers matching donations.

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