Social Media Posts

Digital Fundraising Tools

When it comes to fundraising, nothing beats your own social networks!

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and emails are great channels to recognize your donors, ask for donations, and share your story about why you are participating in Bike for Brain Health.

Looking for inspiration? Here you’ll find great graphics, sample posts and messages that are easy to download and share.

Sample social media posts

Twitter

Every year, more than 25,000 Canadians are diagnosed with dementia. Help defeat dementia by supporting me ride the DVP in the Mattamy Homes Bike for Brain Health supporting @SupportBaycrest. Donate here: [Insert the link to your fundraising page here]!

Facebook

I’m biking the DVP to defeat dementia! On June 5, I will be participating in the Mattamy Homes Bike for Brain Health supporting @Baycrest Foundation. Every year, more than 25,000 Canadians are diagnosed with dementia, and in that same time period, 10 million people will be diagnosed globally.

Together we can defeat dementia! Support me here: [Insert the link to your Bike for Brain Health fundraising page here]

**Make sure everyone knows you will be biking for brain health with a profile picture frame. Update your profile picture on Facebook, select “add Frame” and search for “Bike for Brain Health” to add.**

LinkedIn

I’m biking the DVP to defeat dementia! On June 5, I will be participating in the Mattamy Homes Bike for Brain Health supporting @Baycrest Foundation. Every year, more than 25,000 Canadians are diagnosed with dementia, and in that same time period, 10 million people will be diagnosed globally.

Together we can defeat dementia! Support me here: [Insert the link to your Bike for Brain Health fundraising page here]

Instagram

I’m biking the DVP to defeat dementia! On June 5, I will be participating in the @MattamyHomes Bike for Brain Health supporting @Baycrest.

Every year, more than 25,000 Canadians are diagnosed with dementia, and in that same time period, 10 million people will be diagnosed globally. Mattamy Homes Bike for Brain Health supports care, innovation, education and research at Baycrest to create a world where every older adult enjoys a life of purpose, inspiration and fulfilment.

Together we can defeat dementia! Support me here: [Insert the link to your Bike for Brain Health fundraising page here]

Instagram Stories

Chose the story template that suits your needs and download it straight to your phone. Then, edit and share!

Get the word out and share a link to your fundraising page or share your story with a backdrop that’s ready to be personalized.

Social Stickers

Are you riding the DVP for someone you love? Do you already have a favourite photo? Use it and add our social stickers to encourage your networks to donate to your fundraiser.

To add these stickers to your social stories, follow these steps:

  1. On your phone, select the image(s) below you’d like to add to your Instagram or Facebook story.
  2. Click on it, and the image will open in a new window.
  3. Hold your finger down on the image, then select “Add to photos”.
  4. Go to your Instagram story, select the “Add Sticker” button at the top of the screen. From there, you can add your selected sticker from your photo gallery.

Cover Photos

Facebook

Twitter

LinkedIn

Signature Fundraising Badge

On average, people send 40 emails a day. Make every email work towards your fundraising efforts by adding an image or a personal link to your fundraising page.

Baycrest is an academic health sciences centre fully affiliated with the University of Toronto.

About Baycrest

Baycrest is a global leader in aging and brain health with a vision of a world where, with your help, we can all Fear No AgeTM.

 

CONTACT:

Jeremy Slessor
Event Manager
JSlessor@baycrest.org
416-785-2500 x 6413

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