Plan a Virtual Fundraising Event | Lewy Body Dementia Association LBDA

Plan a Virtual Fundraising Event

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Take action and get involved in the fight against Lewy body dementia by planning a Virtual Fundraising Event!

We are in this together! Putting our hearts and minds together we can still create fun, meaningful ways to raise awareness and support individuals and families who are battling with Lewy body dementia.

We encourage you to be creative with your event, below are some ideas of a few ways you may host a virtual event.

  • Host a Virtual Run/Walk
  • Plan a Virtual Paint/Craft Party
  • Host a Virtual Cooking Party

…the ideas don’t stop here! Have a unique idea for your own virtual event? Let us know and we will help you get started!

Below are steps to help you here to get information on hosting a Virtual Event.

We are here to help you plan your own virtual fundraising event, or simply create your personal Web page to raise support for families affected by LBD.

Use FirstGiving.org to create your personal Web page to raise support and awareness about Lewy body dementia. LBDA has partnered with FirstGiving.org, a long-established, widely trusted online service, to allow you to create your own, personalized web page to raise awareness and support for the cause.

Once you create your personal web page, you can upload a photograph and share a special message with your family and friends that will appear on your web page. Family and friends can visit your page to see your progress and contribute to support your efforts and the cause.

Contact Us Today for Additional Information! You will work one-on-one with a representative from LBDA who will answer all your questions and help ensure the success of your event! Email us at specialevents@lbda.org

Host a Virtual Run/Walk

Thank you for choosing to raise awareness and participate in a fundraiser for LBDA. You are helping thousands of individuals and their families receive valuable support and resources. Whether your goal is to raise $200 or $2,000 your efforts are going to make a major difference in the lives of many people. We have provided three easy steps to help you with your event:

Step 1 - Get Creative

Make your Virtual/Walk exciting and memorable by incorporating lives or pre-recorded videos for the event. Create your own hashtag for friends and family to share their participation during the event!

Step 2 - Get Others Involved

Share your event with friends and family. Ask them to share their pictures with your hashtag.

Promote

Share details of your event with friend and family and encourage them to create their own teams. Social Media is also a quick and easy way to spread the word. Be sure to include information and links on how donations can be made.

Donate

LBDA uses Firstgiving, a free and easy tool for you to manage your fundraising efforts. Simply create an account, share your mission, and provide family and friends with direct links to your page for them to show their support. Donations come straight to the organization, so you don't have to worry about managing the donations. Click here to get started.

Step 3 - Share Your Success

Let all your participants and donors know how their donations and efforts impacted your event.

Don’t forget, we want to see all the fun too! Tag us on Facebook in your photos and videos on Facebook or email them to us at specialevents@lbda.org. Photos may be shared on our social media pages.

Plan a Virtual Paint/Craft Party

Thank you for choosing to raise awareness and participate in a fundraiser for LBDA. You are helping thousands of individuals and their families receive valuable support and resources. Whether your goal is to raise $200 or $2,000 your efforts are going to make a major difference in the lives of many people. We have provided three easy steps to help you with your event:

Step 1 – Pick a Paint Kit or Craft Project

Get creative! Choose a paint/craft project that you would like your participants to create. Add suggested paint colors or supplies that will be needed to complete the project

Step 2 - Get Others Involved

Share your event with friends and family. Create your own unique hashtag and ask them to share their pictures with your hashtag!

Promote

Share details of your event with friend and family and encourage them to participate. Social Media is also a quick and easy way to spread the word. Be sure to include information and links on how donations can be made.

Donate

LBDA uses Firstgiving, a free and easy tool for you to manage your fundraising efforts. Simply create an account, share your mission, and provide family and friends with direct links to your page for them to show their support. Donations come straight to the organization, so you don't have to worry about managing the donations. Click here to get started.

Step 3 - Live Video/Zoom

Set up a live video or zoom call for your event. Share the link to the live call on your Firstgiving.com page.

Step 4 - Share Your Success

Let all your participants and donors know how their donations and efforts impacted your event.

Don’t forget, we want to see all the fun too! Tag us on Facebook in your photos and videos on Facebook or email them to us at specialevents@lbda.org. Photos may be shared on our social media pages.

Host a Virtual Cooking Party

Join with family members, friends or colleagues from any location for a virtual cooking class in your home kitchen!

Thank you for choosing to raise awareness and participate in a fundraiser for LBDA. You are helping thousands of individuals and their families receive valuable support and resources. Whether your goal is to raise $200 or $2,000 your efforts are going to make a major difference in the lives of many people. We have provided three easy steps to help you with your event:

Step 1 – Chose a Menu

Chose a menu of dishes or one simple recipe with an adaptable ingredient list. Share a shopping and equipment list with your attendees.

Step 2 - Get Others Involved

Share your event with friends and family. Create your own unique hashtag and ask them to share their pictures with your hashtag!

Promote

Share details of your event with friend and family and encourage them to participate. Social Media is also a quick and easy way to spread the word. Be sure to include information and links on how donations can be made.

Donate

LBDA uses Firstgiving, a free and easy tool for you to manage your fundraising efforts. Simply create an account, share your mission, and provide family and friends with direct links to your page for them to show their support. Donations come straight to the organization, so you don't have to worry about managing the donations. Click here to get started.

Step 3 - Live Video/Zoom

Set up a live video or zoom call for your event. Share the link to the live call on your Firstgiving.com page.

Step 4 - Share Your Success

Let all your participants and donors know how their donations and efforts impacted your event. Don’t forget, we want to see all the fun too! Tag us on Facebook in your photos and videos on Facebook or email them to us at specialevents@lbda.org. Photos may be shared on our social media pages.