Mobile App & Social Media
Want to help spread the word about the Via Marathon? Looking for a new way to stay in closer touch to your potential donors? Want to know instantly if someone has made a donation to your participant page? Well now you can with the iPhone and Android application! Locate our new Fundraise with Friends mobile application through iTunes or the Android store. Just follow a couple of easy steps to start fundraising through your SmartPhone:
- Go to the App store and search for Fundraise with Friends (it’s free!).
- Click on Install the application.
- Log in with the username/password used for the Via Marathon fundraising website (make sure to set up your fundraising website BEFORE uploading the app).
- Click on Load Event.
- Listed will be the Event(s) where you are currently registered. Go to your event and start!
Reaching out and asking for donations is easier than ever before with the growing popularity of social networking sites! Who follows you on Twitter? Who are your Facebook friends? Who are you “LinkedIn” with? Are they supporting your efforts yet? Be sure to take advantage of these exciting ways to raise awareness and money.
Let friends and family know you are participating in the Via Marathon by becoming a fan of our Facebook page.
Encourage your donors to share or forward your page to people in their networks. Networking in today’s world is completely different than just five years ago. Try it – it’s highly effective, and fun too!