GET A JUMP START ON YOUR FUNDRAISING EFFORTS
All donations made before Sunday, August 15th at midnight will be counted towards prizes.
How to Raise $500 in 10 Days
Here's How . . .
Day 1 Get yourself started with your $25 registration fee $25
Day 2 Challenge 3 family members to each match your registration $100
Day 3 Ask your best friend for a $25 sponsorship $125
Day 4 Ask your boss for a company donation or matching gift for your registration fee $150
Day 5 Hang out with friends! Ask 5 local friends to sponsor you for $10 $200
Day 6 Send an email from your Personal Page to 5 out-of-town friends asking for $10 $250
Day 7 Hit the town! Request a $10 sponsorship from 5 local businesses you support $300
Day 8 Gather support at work! Ask 5 co-workers for $10 to support your swim $350
Day 9 Ask 5 neighbors to donate $10 to support the work of Hospicare $400
Day 10 Ask 10 people at your church, book club, gym, etc. for $10 each $500
Remember to thank all of your donors and keep them updated on your progress. You can send thank you emails and keep everyone up to date with blog posts, all through your Personal Page!
$500 Incentive Prize
A collapsible cooler bag for fun times at the lake!
$1,000 Incentive Prize
An engraved stainless-steel insulated "wine" mug. Cheers to you!
This year’s Women Swimmin’ for Hospicare/Going the Distance for Hospicare is a community event open to everyone (all genders and all ages)!
WOMEN SWIMMIN' FOR HOSPICARE
I'm thrilled to be joining a group of strong and determined swimmin' women who will be getting back in the water on August 14! All money raised directly supports patients and families in our communities who are facing serious illness, end-of-life, or profound grief. INSERT PERSONAL SENTENCE. Will you join me as a participant, or make a donation to support my efforts? More info at: womenswimmin.org HYPERLINK TO YOUR PERSONAL URL
Sample language for your personal sentence:
GOING THE DISTANCE:
Between now and August 14, we’re setting personal goals for how we’re GOING THE DISTANCE for Hospicare, and all money raised directly supports patients and families in our communities who are facing serious illness, end-of-life, or profound grief. INSERT PERSONAL SENTENCE. Will you join me as a participant, or make a donation to support my efforts? More info at: womenswimmin.org HYPERLINK TO YOUR PERSONAL URL
EXAMPLES of ways people are going the distance and how to create a personal sentence.
Some of our participants:
And how those examples could fit in a personal sentence to insert.