Fundraising Tips & Tools

Show how much you care about this cause by creating your own fundraiser. Whether big or small, your event raises money for research, advocacy and support.

There are many fun ways to bring people together safely and virtual.   We have created a simple guide to help you with some ways to use technology to bring us all together.  A few of our favourite themes are:

  • Host a Trivia Night (click here for some sample trivia)
  • Fitness Challenge
  • Wine Down Wednesdays
  • Click here for more of our favourite themes

STEP 1: CREATE OR PARTICIPATE IN AN EVENT

Let’s get started! Sign up to create an event or join an event that is already happening.

STEP 2: PERSONALIZE YOUR FUNDRAISING PAGE

Your fundraising page tells others why you have chosen to fundraise for Ovarian Cancer Canada. Inspire your donors by sharing your story.

STEP 3: SET YOUR SIGHTS ON A FUNDRAISING GOAL

An ambitious fundraising goal shows people your commitment to this important cause. Potential donors want to see you succeed and setting your sights high will motivate them to give generously in hopes of helping you achieve your goal.

STEP 4: BE YOUR FIRST DONOR

Your personal donation sets the stage for giving, highlighting your dedication and inspiring others to rise to the challenge by following suit.

STEP 5: REACH OUT

Make a list of potential donors you wish to connect with. Share your story with them through emails, face-to-face conversations and social media. A variety of helpful resources are available to support this outreach.

STEP 6: GIVE THANKS

Thank your donors personally and share your progress so they can learn more about your efforts.

For more information and resources such as pledge forms, letters of support and information about Ovarian Cancer Canada please contact Ashley Law, Community Engagement and Events Associate alaw@ovariancanada.org