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Online Fundraising Tools

Download the new Walk to Cure Arthritis Mobile App!

Download the mobile app from Google Play or the App Store and fundraise on the go!

Fundraise from your mobile device with the Arthritis Foundation's Walk to Cure Arthritis app! With the mobile app, you can manage your personal or team fundraising efforts from your phone. 

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Social Media Tips

  • Ask! Post an update asking your friends to donate. The #1 reason people donate is simply because they were asked.

  • Don’t forget to add a link to your team or personal fundraising page.

  • Thank and tag each of your friends after they donate.

  • Have fun and make it personal.

  • If you have teammates on Facebook or Twitter, post updates challenging your teammates to a fundraising competition.

  • Make your language specific to yield better results.

Suggested Facebook and Twitter Messages

“JOIN MY TEAM AND FUNDRAISE”

  • I’m walking to cure arthritis! Join my team today at [insert link to team page]

  • Fundraise with me for the Walk to Cure Arthritis! Join my team today at [insert link to team page]

  • I’m all about a cure for arthritis! Help be a part of the cure and join my team! [insert link to team page]

  • I’m so excited for the Walk to Cure Arthritis on [insert event date]! Join my team and be a part of the cure! [insert link to team page]

  • I still need team members to fundraise with me at the Walk to Cure Arthritis! [insert link to team page]

  • Help! I need five people to join my Walk to Cure Arthritis team today! [insert link to team page]

    Follow up: [insert friend’s name/@Twitter name]just joined my team! I’m still looking for 4 more cool people to register and fundraise. [insert link to team page]

Fundraising Messages

  • Support me as I walk to cure arthritis! Please donate to my Walk to Cure Arthritis fundraising efforts [insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • Your donation can help millions of families affected by arthritis. Support me as I walk to cure arthritis. [insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • Your donation makes a big difference! Please support me as I Walk to Cure Arthritis. [insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • 50 million Americans are living with arthritis. Please make a donation and help find a cure for this devastating disease. [insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • Arthritis is the #1 cause of disability in the U.S. Please make a donation to help find a cure and provide resources for those living with arthritis. [insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • One in five adults has been diagnosed with arthritis by their doctor. You can help support the efforts to find a cure. Please donate to my Walk to Cure Arthritis page: [insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • Did you know that kids get arthritis too? Make a donation to help find a cure and make a difference. [insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • Do you want to make a difference in the lives of millions of Americans? Support me as I Walk to Cure Arthritis! [insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • Even small donations make a big difference in the fight against arthritis! Please donate to help cure this disease. [insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • Do you want to help people with arthritis live more healthy and productive lives? Please donate! [insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • Please support me as I participate in the Walk to Cure Arthritis. Your support makes a big difference. [insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • I need to raise [insert personal fundraising goal]to reach my Walk to Cure Arthritis fundraising goal. Donate today to help me reach my goal! [insert link to personal WTCA page]

    Follow up: Thank you [insert friend’s name/@Twitter name]for helping those affected by arthritis. I still need [insert amount needed to reach goal], please donate today! [insert link to personal WTCA page]

Thank You Messages

Tip: Post an update thanking your friends after they donate. Don’t forget to tag them in your post.

  • Thank you [insert friend’s name/@Twitter name]for supporting me in the Walk to Cure Arthritis! Your gift makes a big difference! [insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • Thank you [insert friend’s name/@Twitter name]for supporting me in the Walk to Cure Arthritis! Together, we can help the millions of families affected arthritis. [insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • Thank you [insert friend’s name/@Twitter name]for your donation to the Walk to Cure Arthritis! Because of your donation, I’m closer to reaching my goal of [insert personal fundraising goal]![insert link to personal WTCA page]

  • I reached my Walk to Cure Arthritis fundraising goal! Thank you [insert friend’s name(s)/@Twitter name(s)]for your support! You can still donate and help cure arthritis [insert link to personal WTCA page]

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