Create Your Own Facebook Fundraiser to Support Livonia Community Theatre
Do you have a birthday or another special occasion coming up soon? If so, please consider celebrating your next milestone, or even honor a loved one, with a personal Facebook fundraiser for Livonia Community Theatre.GET STARTED NOW
Facebook fundraisers are one of the easiest ways to raise funds for Livonia Community Theatre and has many benefits including increasing visibility for our community mission. Invite your friends to support your fundraiser, learn more about Livonia Community Theatre, and donate. Facebook makes raising funds incredibly easy and secure: Fundraiser creators can set their own donation goals and track progress toward those goals while allowing donors to securely enter their payment information through Facebook. With Facebook fundraisers, supporting our mission to impact the Livonia and surrounding Communities in a positive way has never been easier!
Are you ready to fundraise for Livonia Community Theatre? Here’s how to get started …
Step 1 – Create Your Fundraiser
Log in to your Facebook account, click “Fundraisers” in the left menu of your news feed and search for “Livonia Community Theatre”. Alternatively, simply click the image below and it will take you directly to the Facebook page to start your Livonia Community Theatre fundraiser. See how easy this is?!
Step 2 – Set Up Your Fundraiser
Determine your personal fundraising goal as well as an end date for
your fundraiser. (For example, you could create a fundraiser that runs
through your entire birthday month or through the week of your
birthday.) Give your fundraiser a catchy and descriptive title and use
your summary to explain why you think your Facebook friends should
donate. Share a story about how Livonia Community Theatre has impacted you personally or about how it accomplishes its mission of providing family-friendly programming and community-inclusive education opportunities.
Once you have chosen a title, written a description, and picked out a cover image, click “Create” to make your fundraiser’s page available for everyone to see!
Step 3 – Share Your Fundraiser
Use the search tool to search for the names of friends you think will support your cause. Inviting all of your friends to participate will maximize your outreach — and so will talking about your fundraiser! Post about your fundraiser on your Facebook and add a personalized note about why our mission is important to you. Increase visibility by emailing your contacts to notify them about your Facebook fundraiser, sharing the link to your fundraiser’s page, and asking them to contribute in your honor. You can also reach out to friends over Facebook messenger.
Step 4 – Keep The Momentum Going
Sharing your fundraiser will encourage people to join your cause.
Tell your friends how your fundraiser is going by posting about
milestones along the way (Thank you! We have met 50% of our goal!”). You
will receive a notification when donations and posts are made. Be sure
to respond to any posts or comments and like and comment on people’s
donation posts to thank them for their support.
1) Facebook Fundraisers can only be created by users who are 18 years of age or older.
2) Donations made through Facebook to Livonia Community Theatre are tax deductible. However, it is always wise to check the tax laws with your state. Facebook will send donors a confirmation email showing that the donation has been made to a charitable contribution and that no goods nor services are being provided in return.
3) Facebook covers all costs associated with processing donations for non-profit organizations. So, Livonia Community Theatre will receive 100% of the amount that you raise!