Part of the fun is getting people to sponsor you for your fundraising challenge and we’ve got tonnes of top tips to help you reach your target.
Set yourself a target
Set a goal to work towards, you’ll feel a great sense of achievement when you reach it!
Get your first sponsor quickly
Once you’ve got one the rest will flow
Set up a JustGiving Page
Visit www.justgiving.com and set up your fundraising page, email it around you friends and colleagues to make it easy for them to sponsor you online.
Recruit your biggest sponsor first
It will encourage others to follow their lead and generosity.
Carry your sponsor form wherever you go
You never know who you might bump into so be sure to carry your form with you everywhere
Ask your company to match fund you
Ask your workplace if they will match fund your total raised
Tell people about St Barnabas House
Tell people where their money goes
Tell everyone at work
Let all your colleagues know what you are doing
Say thank you to your sponsors
Remember to thank those who sponsor you
Spread the word
Ask family and friends to help you spread the word via email and social media
Join up as a team
Tackle the target together and reach more people