Fundraising Tips

It’s All About the Fundraising!

Make the Ask! Tip: the best days to ask for donations are Friday, the 15th and last day of the month, which are paydays for many! The #1 reason people give is that they are asked!

Be sure to thank your potential donors for their time, whether they give to you or not!

Helpful Fundraising Guides:

Secrets to Fundraising Success

10 Ways to $100

50 Easy Fundraising Ideas

Create a Booster Campaign!

Donation Collection Form


Did you know that the best way to receive donations for your walk team is through This ensures that IDF is receiving the entire donation directly and immediately.

There are a variety of other tools that you can use to fundraise, including Facebook, Crowd Rise, etc. While most of these are great tools, they are not the same as a donation made directly to IDF on We strongly discourage the use of Go Fund Me, as donations go to the fundraiser, than the organization.

If you choose to fundraise with one of these other options, that’s great! We appreciate your creativity as you think of new ways to raise funds. For Facebook donations, you will need to provide the list of donors to IDF in order for us to add to your participant page. If you decided to create a Crowd Rise campaign, please contact IDF to discuss further.

Please note that IDF is unable to provide acknowledgement for donations that aren’t made directly to IDF through