Collect change. Make a change. Repeat.
Never underestimate the power of small efforts. This change drive fundraiser shows how, collectively, small and simple actions really do change the world.
Step 1: Rally the Troop
Recruit a team of change makers for your BIG CHANGE drive! To make it count you’ll need help to sort, count, and tally points.
Step 2: Decide On The Details
Success is in the details, so start planning early and decide:
Team Members + Roles
Timeframe + Location(s)
Fundraising Goal. Just $25 can fill a bookshelf with books!
Change Collection Plan (Daily or weekly pickup? Who and where?)
Any Prizes for the Winning Group
Step 3: Spread The Word
Let people know about your awesome event! We recommend the usual things like a Facebook Event or online event page, email friends and family, post flyers around your work/school, etc. The more creative your promotion is, the better the turnout will be.
Step 4: Collect The Change
Set up buckets, bowls, and barrels around at your locations. Set a deadline. Encourage healthy competition. Drop that change in the bucket. If you take photos during the event, be sure to share them with us on social media by using the hashtag #WeAreWorldChange and #RoomtoRead.
Step 5: Wrap It Up
This part’s important, tally up the donations and submit your funds. We’ll put the funds to work supporting our mission of ending global illiteracy. Now give yourself a pat on the back, be proud to have done your part to change the world.
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