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We've curated this "Plunger Toolbox" for you to have your best Plunge yet. Check out our resources below and if you still have questions, always feel free to reach out to our Plunge Team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Plunge Fundraising Guide: A How-To Guide just for you to make this your most successful plunge ever. The Plunge Fundraising Guide has a step-by-step process on how to do your outreach, information on key promotional dates when you’re likely to get the most donations, fundraising tricks, social media tips, and detailed information about what your supporters are funding by supporting CCAN.
Planning Your Outreach Worksheet: Following our Plunge Fundraising Guide, this outreach worksheet will help you plan, step by step, who you’re going to reach out to and will help you track who you are asking.
Print-ready Flyers: Use these PDF Flyers to recruit Plungers and donations. The Letter-size Plunge Flyer is great for bulletin boards and meetings. Bring a stack of Quarter-Sheets to give to friends. Remind them they can register AND donate by going to www.KeepWinterCold.org
Email Template: Borrow our template to jump-start your outreach. Personalize this email and send it out to your friends and family.
Phone Call Sample Script: While emails and social media are great, there’s nothing like a good old-fashioned phone call to get people to support your plunge. Here’s a quick script that you can use to guide your conversation.
Offline Donation Tracking Form: If you’re speaking with people one-on-one or in a group, you can take in donations in the form of cash or check. Keep track of them on this document and send this along with donations to CCAN to get them input and credited to your plunge.
Printable Flyers! Print-ready flyers that you can use to send people to www.KeepWinterCold.org to join the Plunge for Donate!
Social Media Pack: To make your outreach even easier, we have shareable images and suggested posts. Check out each pack and use what appeals to you. And always feel free to customize so your friends know it’s really you posting.
Plunge Tips of the Week: Find our weekly plunge fundraising tips in this pack that will be updated on a weekly basis.