Create a fundraising page on JustGiving as part of our Fire Family Challenge which you will be able to link to your stream.
Once you’ve set a time for your fundraising stream it’s time to start promoting it! Embed the stream on your fundraising page and then share the page on social media. Tell your friends, family and colleagues about the stream and encourage them to watch. You can find more promotion tips in our fundraising guide.
Set yourself a fundraising goal for your stream and share that with the audience. Make sure you ask for donation at regular points throughout the stream and remind people what the target is.
Take time to check you JustGiving page and thank people who have donated during the stream.
Decide on some milestone donation amounts that you can call out during the stream. You could also link activities to those milestone, like putting on a costume when you reach 50% of your target.
To help you explain why it’s so important for people donate in support our of firefighting community we’ve included links to some useful videos and information below.
Learn more about what we do so you can talk about the Charity during your stream.
Share this short video during your stream to introduce people to the Charity.
Choose some videos of people sharing the story of how they were helped from our YouTube ‘Who We Help’ playlist.
You can also fundraise for us using Tiltify as an alternative to JustGiving. You can also host your livestream and fundraising page on Facebook. You can find links to both these platforms below.
If you want to play a firefighting themed game we’ve listed a few below.