How Does A Shoe Drive Fundraiser Work?

One of the biggest reasons why Funds2Orgs has been so successful engaging nonprofits, schools, civic groups and others to fundraise with a shoe drive fundraiser is because there’s little or no upfront cost to our partners!

At Funds2Orgs, our shoe fundraising drives get your entire team involved in a fun, easy and engaging experience that will leave a powerful and lasting impression. Our fundraising coaches will work with you to a create campaign event that is branded around your organization in order to ensure maximum fundraising success and awareness. In addition, Funds2Orgs will provide marketing, public relations, campaign support and coaching to ensure that your fundraising drive is a memorable success. It’s very simple to get started:
Sign up or contact us to learn which is the right type of campaign for you by speaking to one of our fundraising coaches!
  • Work hand-in-hand with your fundraising coach to develop a strategic plan for your drive.
  • Set realistic but ambitious goals to maximize results within your timeline.
  • Recruit a core team of volunteers to help with promotion and execution of your drive.
  • Develop your list of contacts that can help you achieve your campaign goals.
  • Develop branded promotional materials focused on your organization.
  • Email your supporters and promote your drive through the press, social media and your website to create a buzz and get everyone excited about the drive. You'd be surprised to learn how many people have extra shoes to give away!
  • Have FUN and Start collecting gently worn shoes and sneakers.
  • Remember, more shoes = more money!
  • Rubber band pairs of shoes together and put 25 pairs of shoes in each bag, keeping pairs in the same bag, no other sorting is necessary.
  • When the shoe drive is completed, contact the Funds2Orgs Logistic Team to arrange a pickup.
  • Once your shoe drive is completed, Funds2Orgs picks up everything that was collected.
  • Within 48 hours of Funds2Orgs processing the shoes, your check will be mailed to you based on the total weight of the articles gathered during your campaign event.
  • Inform your supporters about the success of the shoe drive fundraiser.
  • Schedule your next shoe drive soon!

You will receive templates and tools to ensure your shoe drive campaign success:

  • Fundraising Coach – to be with you every step of the way
  • Bag Label Templates – to help you collect shoes in a simple and orderly way
  • Customizable Flyer Templates – to help promote your shoe drive
  • Door Hanger Templates – to let people know how to support your campaign.
  • Promotional Materials – including a press release, Facebook banner and ideas for a promotional and photographic video testimonial.

If your nonprofit, school, church, or civic group is in need of funds,

we invite you to contact us today and find out out how

easy it is to raise money with risk free, engaging,

fun fundraisers that have a proven track record

of success. Reinvent your fundraisers and exceed your goals.

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