Illinois' Urban Rappel Adventure
at theWit Hotel
27 stories to rappel. One story to tell!
Thank you for participating in Skyline Plunge! Chicago. Your commitment to raise a minimum of $1,000 will help Respiratory Health Association (RHA) continue its work and mission to promote healthy lungs and fight lung disease through research, advocacy and education.
(Your $150 entry fee does not count towards your fundraising total.)
Each Skyline Plunge participant will receive a fundraising professional (coach) to assist with his/her campaign. Additionally, each person will receive tools which include: a personal fundraising website, a fundraising kit and frequent communications to aid them in his/her fundraising campaign.
Participants are required to reach $500 (50% of the fundraising commitment) by July 1 or provide a valid credit card by July 1 in order to secure his/her rappel spot. Those who register after July 1 are required to reach $500 (50% of the fundraising commitment) by August 15 or provide a valid credit by August 15 in order to secure his/her rappel spot.
The credit card will be held and only charged for the remaining balance if the $1,000 total is not met by the fundraising due date of September 20, 2014.
In the case that the $500 halfway minimum is not met by the set date, his/her rappel spot will be forfeited and released back to RHA. All monies received by RHA will benefit RHA and are non-refundable.
In order to receive his/her rappel time, a credit card is required or the participant must have met the minimum fundraising commitment of $1,000. The credit card will be held and only charged for the remaining balance if the $1,000 total is not met by the fundraising due date.
Need help fundraising? Contact RHA'S Special Events Team at (312) 243-2000.
NEW: Download RHA's Official Fundraising Manual. A comprehensive guideline on how to make the most of your fundraising campaign and reach your goal!
Links to other key fundraising tools:
- Setting up your fundraising webpage
- Entering offline donations
- Reaching out to previous donors
- Mobile friendly pages
- Friendship Powered Fundraising for Facebook
- Matching Gifts
- Search to see if a company has a Matching Gifts Program
- Pledge Form
- Offline Donation Form
- Sample Fundraising Event Flyer
Offline donations (cash or checks made payable to RHA) can be mailed to:
Respiratory Health Association
Attn: Skyline Plunge! Chicago
1440 W. Washington Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60607
Our top three fundraisers will receive either an overnight package and/or theWit "Spend It" gift cards valid at Roof Lounge, State & Lake Chicago Tavern Restaurant or theWit Spa. Enjoy - courtesy of theWit Hotel!
Each participant will receive a Skyline Plunge commemorative photo frame with personal photo from the big day!
Give with confidence that your donation will be used wisely! All donations are tax deductible.
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