2018 Bottlemart Smiddy Challenge rider resources
DOWNLOAD THE RIDER HANDBOOK
This short booklet provides some tips and ideas on what to expect on the ride; how to maximise your donations; the impact of your fundraising and a handy calendar of dates to print and stick on the fridge!
Download the MEMORY JOGGER
This one-page jogger will help you identify different network streams to target with your fundraising.
Download the IDEAS BLITZ
This tool can help you become more energised and confident when it comes to your fundraising by helping you streamline your fundraising and network planning.
Download HOW TO ASK FOR DONATIONS
Once you’ve identified who your key networks are, it’s time to get down to the business of asking for donations and this step-by-step guide will help you do just that!
Download HOW TO WRITE AN EMAIL + TEMPLATE
This email template is the basis for a fundraising email you can send to all of your potential supporters. This email template is just a starting point, so make sure you put your own personal touch on it. The more personalised you make it, the more impact it will have with your potential donors. You’ll also need to add a link to your personal fundraising page. If you need any help telling your story (your ‘why’) give us a shout and we’ll put you in touch our Communications team.
Download the EMAIL SIGNATURE
This graphic is for insertion into your work email signature to constantly remind people of what you are about to undertake. It can be linked to your personal Smiling for Smiddy fundraising page.
Download the EDITABLE FUNDRAISING POSTER
We’ve designed this poster for you to update, print out and put up in your office or any other venues that may be suitable. You will be able to edit the text in the white box to either drop in your fundraising page link or replace it completely with information about your fundraising events.
Download HOW TO ASK BUSINESSES FOR SUPPORT
A well-written donation letter can help set the stage for success when it comes to sourcing prizes and/or auction and raffle items for your fundraiser. These tips and email templates should help you get started!
Download HOW TO HOST A SUCCESSFUL EVENT
Hosting an event can be a great way to get your colleagues, friends and family together to help raise funds for cancer research at Mater. We’ve compiled a list of tips to help you make your next fundraising event a huge success!