Get the word out!
People often ask how they can help Climate Ride. If you have some time, you can make a big difference by getting the word out in your community about this fundraising event.
Here are flyers and postcards for the events and logos for your own creations. Download them and use them however you like. In advance, thanks for your help!
Download these logos for your webpage, Facebook profile, or fundraising letters. Don't be shy! If you need a different file type, just let us know.
Climate Hike logo (JPG)
Put up flyers in your office, at your gym, in your local bike shop, wherever you think interested participants may be lurking.
Print them, hand them out, put them in mailboxes or on your colleagues' desks, leave them at your local coffeeshop, etc.
It's easy to order postcards printed directly online - we like Overnight Prints. Here are step by step instructions:
• Go to www.overnightprints.com, click on Postcards, make sure 4x6 is selected.
• Click “Upload Your Design”, then click “Add Image Files”
• Select the files you downloaded from the links above
• After they load, look at the previews, and then click “Continue”
• Click “Full UV Coating” for both sides…oooo, shiny!
• Select the quantity desired, and your shipping time
• In Discount Code, they often will take “postcardsale” to give you a discount.
• Click “Checkout”.
• Enter your billing info, shipping address, credit card info, etc.
• You’re done!
Looking for social media tips specifically for your fundraising campaign? They're right here!
Share the Journey
Sharing your experience with folks who can't join us helps drive home why you’re participating in your event and why you're challenging yourself. It encourages donors, friends and family to stay engaged before, during and after the event. The Climate Ride blog is the easiest place to find up-to-the-minute content during each event. But we need your help too! Here are some other easy ways to get social during the journey.
The Climate Ride Blog
Help us tell your story on the Climate Ride website! Share why you are joining us, what Climate Ride means to you, and tell the world about the awesome organizations that you raise money for. Add photos, link to videos, then share across your social networks. Drop us a note at email@example.com and we will help get your story shared. It's easy!
Use hashtag #climateride on all your tweets for maximum sharing opportunities. Mention or tag @climateride on Twitter and we’ll be sure to share your updates.
Tag the Climate Ride page and other participants in Facebook status updates, shared photos, videos, etc. We will share as many of your updates on our wall as possible. Now, you can use hashtag #climateride on Facebook as well!
Use the mobile app to tag any Pinterest content with #climateride and we'll add it to our boards. Check out our pinterest boards while you're there.
Tag any content with #climateride on Google+ and add the Climate Ride Google+ page to your circles!
Instagram is the quickest way to share photos across multiple networks. With this app you can simultaneously share photos on Twitter, Facebook, Foursquare, Flickr and Tumblr all from within one app. Plus, the app supports geolocation functions as well. Handy! Tag all your photos with #climateride and they’ll be included on our social media homepage during the event. You can find our photos at Climate_Ride.
If you add videos to YouTube, use hashtag #climateride in the video’s comments field (which are searchable) and we will collect them into a playlist on our YouTube account, embed them into the Climate Ride site, share them on Facebook, etc.