How to Create a Facebook Birthday Fundraiser for ORT:
Step 1: Click here to visit the Facebook Fundraisers Page
Step 2: After signing in, a window called “select Nonprofit” will appear
Step 3: Enter “ORT America” into the search field, click on “ORT America”
Step 4: A window called “Let’s start with the basics” will appear. Fill out the appropriate information with the dollar amount that you would like to raise and the end date of your birthday fundraiser.
Step 5: A window called “Tell your story” will appear asking for the title of you fundraiser. Enter “(your name)’s birthday fundraiser for ORT America” as well as why you are raising money “For my birthday this year, I’m asking for donations to ORT America. I’ve chosen ORT because their mission of achieving impact through education means a lot to me, and I hope you’ll consider contributing as a way to celebrate with me. Every gift is a meaningful contribution that will empower underserved students around the world with access to high-quality STEM education and Jewish enrichment.” Please feel free to adjust and personalize the message!
Step 6: A window with “Pick a cover photo or video” will appear. You can then scroll down for more suggestions/additional images to use.
Step 7: Click create!
Thank you for donating your birthday to ORT!