Facebook fundraisers are a great way to show your support people with ALS and their families in eastern Missouri and central and southern Illinois!
It’s easy, fast and secure, plus with Facebook fundraising, there are no transaction fees—every cent goes to The ALS Association St. Louis Regional Chapter. Turn your birthday, anniversary or any other occasion in to an opportunity to support families with ALS and fund the search for treatments and a cure.
Want more detailed, step-by-step instructions? Click here to download a visual guide to creating your Facebook fundraiser.
If you're logged into Facebook, this link will automatically start a fundraiser for you in our Chapter's name: https://fb.com/fund/ALS.STL.Region/
You can also add a donate button to your posts or a shared post. Learn more
If you’re interested in having your Facebook fundraiser go toward your Walk team, please contact Andrea Flanigan firstname.lastname@example.org 314-432-7257 ext. 231 for Springfield, IL or Natalie Pottebaum email@example.com 314-432-7257 ext. 230 for St. Louis.
Name your fundraiser
What do you want to name your campaign? Is it in honor of someone special? In memory of a friend or loved one? Are you working towards a cure? Interested in supporting people with ALS with medical equipment, counseling or caregiver relief?
Facebook will provide default language for you to use when creating your Facebook fundraiser, but you can add your own experiences to personalize your campaign and help others understand why this cause is important to YOU. TELL YOUR STORY!
Here are a few facts about ALS to get you started:
Pick a Cover Photo
By default, Facebook selects the Chapter’s Facebook cover, but you can choose your favorite photo of your loved one or your entire family! Just upload your image and make sure that it is 720 pixels by 312 pixels and a 72 ppi resolution. If you prefer, we have images available for download that you can use—click here.