This is a great opportunity to educate youth and children all across Monroe County in the very real reality of child homelessness. As a youth leader or club leader I hope you join us in raising awareness for family homelessness by participating in our social media challenge. Your group can participate in any location of your choosing AND this is a great opportunity to raise money to combat child homelessness if you so choose. Follow the steps below to participate in this fundraiser.
Step 2: Click “Get Started” to draft your fundraiser
Step 3: Fill in all the information. See Step 4 for optional information to copy and paste.
Step 4: Copy and paste the below text (option 1 or 2), or write your own personalized message to your friends and family about your fundraiser.
Option 2: Will you join [insert group name here] in helping kids facing homelessness?
In America, 7 kids become homeless each minute. That’s more than 11,000 kids per day and 4.2 million kids each year.
[insert group name here] are spending the night without a bed to raise awareness and funds to support Family Promise of Monroe County, WI #NightWithoutABed
Family Promise of Monroe County, WI provides a holistic, community-based approach to help families experiencing homelessness achieve stability. Family Promise not only provides shelter, food, and transportation - they also provide stabilization services for when families have secured housing to ensure they remain independent. Family Promise provides trauma-informed case management, financial education, life skill development, employment assistance, community advocacy, housing search help, and so much more.
Step 5: Double check to make sure your final screen is ready to be posted (check that the formatting is correct from the copy and paste) and click Create!
Step 7: Invite your friends to donate
Step 8: Share fundraiser on your FB Timeline
Step 9: Make the first donation to your fundraiser
This is the homepage of your fundraiser where you can invite friends to donate, thank those who have donated and share updates!
Thank you for raising critical funding for Family Promise of Monroe County, WI on Facebook! It's the easiest way to share what you care about and get your friends and involved!