How am I going to raise $2400?
The good news is that it’s easier than you think. We’ve participated in many fundraising events and the first step is, well, to take a step. Don’t be afraid to ask! Your friends, family, co-workers, and your local businesses will be interested to find out more about what inspired you to ride 300 miles! Your passion is your greatest fundraising asset. Whether you are a student, business professional, stay-at-home parent, freelancer, self-employed or retired, the following fundraising ideas, tips, and proven methods can work for you.
The first and best tip: you have to ask potential donors for their support. In the words of one former climate rider: "I've tried fundraising by asking lots of people, and I've tried without asking. I always did better when I asked."
Go get started!