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DO GOOD STUFF FOR #GIVINGTUESDAY

#givingtuesday is the perfect opportunity for your charity to reach out to more supporters and boost your fundraising.

Join us this year

IT'S BACK AND IT'S BIGGER THAN EVER

#givingtuesday is the day to do good stuff for charity, and it’s back this year on 28 November.

More than 1,600 organisations are taking part in this year’s #givingtuesday, making it one of the UK’s biggest days of charitable giving.

Join us and be a part of the global movement of doing good.

GET INVOLVED FOR FREE

Simply visit the #givingtuesday website and complete the online form to become one of our charity partners.

There are a number of benefits to your charity by taking part in #givingtuesday. But if you’re still deciding, we’ve put together seven sure-fire reasons why your charity should get involved this year.  

GET THE MOST FROM YOUR FUNDRAISING

Whether you’re looking to reach more donors or simply give your fundraising that much-needed boost, what better day to do so than on #givingtuesday?

We’ve got some top tips and free downloadable resources at the ready to help you spring your #givingtuesday fundraising into action.


1     Set up a #givingtuesday campaign

With CAF Donate, you can do this easily on your charity website to get those online donations flowing.

Last year Somerset Community Foundation ran a special fundraising campaign on #givingtuesday, raising a whopping £10,000.



Sign up to CAF Donate for free and set up your #givingtuesday campaign.

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2     Stir up support

Be sure to send an email to your donors, letting them know what you’re doing for #givingtuesday and how they can help. Check out our guide to help you write winning emails, every time.



3     Befriend a business

Invite your corporate partners, or local businesses, to your charity to showcase the amazing work you do. Make it official by downloading our #givingtuesday logo to put on your materials.



4     Stand out from the noise

What better way to grab your donors’ attention than with fresh and engaging content? Stand out from the noise by preparing your content using our free planner. And if you need a few tips on how to do this, check out our expert blog.



5     Boost donations through social media

Be sure to get the most from your followers by adding a donate button on your Facebook page. With CAF Donate, you can do this quickly and easily, and best of all – it’s free!

Here are three social media trends you can get in on to expand your reach, and more importantly, boost donations.  


6     Get all hands on deck

Whether it’s for a bucket collection or even helping with the filing, get your volunteers engaged in doing good for your charity this #givingtuesday.

You can even showcase your charity’s hard work by asking them to share the day’s fun using our free #givingtuesday snapchat filter.


 

7     Say thank you

Don’t forget to celebrate the success of your campaign with your supporters after #givingtuesday and thank all who helped out.

You can easily set up your own personalised thank you message when setting up your #givingtuesday campaign with CAF Donate.
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Last year #Giving Tuesday was the UK’s number 1 twitter trend. Sign up to our Thunderclap on the day and help us get the trending off to a flying start.

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Your CAF Donate #givingtuesday Toolkit

Here’s a handy document to help you set up your fundraising page for #givingtuesday for your website and mobile pages.

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