Your Own Special MS Fundraising Event!
Decide what type of event is right for you…
- Brainstorm with friends, family, co-workers
us for a list of suggestions and event templates
of who will most likely attend your event...who is your target audience?
Set your fundraising goal!
- How do you plan on reaching your financial goal?
a realistic budget considering all costs associated with
running your event...don't forget
event expenses do take away from your donation
Choose a date!
- Take into consideration how much time you need to plan your event
- Remember your target audience when
deciding the event time and date
Fill out the create your own MS event form...
here to download the form, and send it to us by fax
or mail (You will need Adobe Acrobat
us a call...we want to know all about your event!
- Establish a planning committee
to friends, family and co-workers for help in planning and
sub-committees if applicable
Promote your event…
your audience & market your event to them
posters, brochures, invitations, tickets & email
are all great marketing tools
MS Society of Canada must approve all print material & logo
use on all publications
reserve the right to change the use of our logo to ensure
we are being represented appropriately
want our name out there & are
happy to work with you
can suggest ways in which our name can be used
- Whether big or small, some planning will be needed to run a successful
day is always a challenge so planning is your key to success
would be happy to provide some insight-contact us for suggestions
Making your donation…
- Please submit all funds to the MS Society of Canada no later than 30
Days after your event
allow for 2-4 weeks for receipt processing if applicable
- This is the number one thing to remember!!
everyone who participated in your event, let them know
how much their support meant to you & how
much you appreciated their help
them know how much was raised
can also help...so please contact us for details how
on the challenge of hosting your own fund raising event
is not an easy thing to do-we recognize the challenges
you will face & appreciate
all your support!
donation helps us in the fight against MS!
commitment to being creative & having fun
while supporting an important mission makes you an amazing
person & we thank you!
proud of your success & feel
good that you have taken us one step closer to finding
a cause and cure for
You can make a difference!
Let us know how we can help...
Toll Free: 1-800-268-7582
Fax: (780) 479-1001
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada
Alberta & Northwest Territories Division
#150-9405 50 Street
Edmonton, AB T6B 2T4