Goals for Giving is a way for fundraisers to raise awareness for charities by using their social ... More
Goals for Giving is a way for fundraisers to raise awareness for charities by using their social networks.
While training for an event fundraisers can log their runs using Runkeeper (other services to be added soon), and we will post a supportive tweet/Facebook or Linkedin post encouraging their followers/friends to support the charity by donating to the charity directly.
Last updated 10 Nov 2012
Published 13 Nov 2012
It must be the most difficult time ever for fundraising these days! Governments worldwide are being forced to reduce their humanitarian exploits and families are under pressure from all sides financially and there is not a lot left to give. So now methods and pathways are required to encourage people to hand over their hard earned money to charity. GoalsForGiving is a charity application specifically designed for charitable fun runners and takes your fundraising into your social networks.
Goals for Giving is a way for fundraisers to raise awareness of their charities by using social networks. While training for an event fundraisers can log their runs using Runkeeper with many other services including MapMyRide to be added soon. GoalsForGiving is designed to post a supportive tweet, Facebook or Linkedin post to encouraging followers and friends to support the charity by donating to the charity directly. Track your training and show your friends just how dedicated you are to your personal fitness as well as drawing attention to the cause you are promoting. Every time you go for a run, bike ride or even a walk, GoalsForGiving tracks your activity with any of the available fitness apps. Once you've finished and logged your session, the app grabs the details, composes them into a great message to your friends and family and send it out to your networks. So not only are you promoting your charity but you are getting extra motivation for your training and maybe even get a...