There are many easy ways to support Heartland Family Service, and here is a fun one that you can share with your friends, family, and followers! In honor of your birthday, you can ask your social following to join you in donating to Heartland Family Service.

Using your birthday as a fundraiser is an easy and fun way to see how much you can raise together! Some social media channels even offer fundraising tools within their platform to easily allow you to start a personal fundraiser for a nonprofit that is close to your heart – like Heartland Family Service!

Simply follow the directions below and if you’d like to, Download/Save the provided graphic to go along with your fundraising post. We hope for your next birthday, you’ll have some fun while fundraising.

Facebook:

Step 1: Begin a new post and click the “More” button under the Add to Your Post area to select “Raise Money”

Facebook Instructions on Creating a Fundraiser

Step 2: In the pop-up that appears after you select “Raise Money” search for and select “Heartland Family Service” from the options.

Facebook Instructions on Creating a Fundraiser

Step 3: Download/Save the Heartland Family Service birthday graphic to go along with your fundraising post.

Step 4: Write your caption, encouraging your friends and family to donate for your birthday! (Feel free to tag us!)
Caption Suggestion: “For my birthday this year, I’m raising money for a nonprofit that’s close to my heart, Heartland Family Service!”

Facebook Instructions on Creating a Fundraiser

Step 5: Hit “Post” and share with your friends!

Instagram:

Step 1: From your profile page, select the Create (+) button (not from the home page), and select the option to create a Fundraiser, which will be at the bottom of the menu that appears.

Step 2: In the list of nonprofits that appears after you’ve started to create your fundraiser, search for and select “Heartland Family Service” from the options.

Creating a Fundraiser on Instagram

Step 3: Download/Save the Heartland Family Service birthday graphic to go along with your fundraising post.

Step 4: Once your image is downloaded, click the Add Photo area of your post and insert your graphic.

Step 5: Write your caption, encouraging your friends and family to donate for your birthday! (Feel free to tag us!)
Caption Suggestion: “For my birthday this year, I’m raising money for a nonprofit that’s close to my heart, Heartland Family Service!”

Creating a Fundraiser on Instagram

Step 6: Under the “Fundraiser Goal” section, select the amount you’d like to try to raise for Heartland Family Service.

Step 7: Hit the “Share Fundraiser” button and share with your friends!

Twitter and LinkedIn:
While Twitter and LinkedIn do not offer built-in fundraising tools, you can still share your birthday fundraiser on these platforms!

Step 1: Download/Save the Heartland Family Service birthday graphic  to go along with your fundraising post.

Step 2: Write your caption, encouraging your friends and family to donate for your birthday! (Feel free to tag us!)
Caption Suggestion: “For my birthday this year, I’m raising money for a nonprofit that’s close to my heart, Heartland Family Service!”

Step 3: Share our donation link along with your post: https://www.heartlandfamilyservice.org/donate-now/

Step 3: Hit “Post” and share with your friends!

Creating a Fundraiser on Twitter and LinkedIn