Relay For Life Social Media Toolkit

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MISSION

MISSION – RESEARCH

Post copy: Your donation makes cancer research a reality, funding new treatments, better understanding, and more life.

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MISSION – ADVOCACY

Post copy: Our cancer fight isn’t limited to the lab. ACS CAN fights every day for public policy that supports prevention, treatment and care.

MISSION – SERVICE

Post copy: Community support is vital to thriving through cancer. Volunteering with the American Cancer Society can provide a lifeline for patients

MISSION – COVID RELATED

Post copy: Our 24/7 virtual support and live-response helpline are keeping cancer patients connected and prepared by providing accurate, scientific information about COVID-19 and cancer. Help us make sure this vital resource continues.

Post copy: COVID-19 will reduce our 2020 cancer research funding by 50% if current trends continue – our lowest investment this century. Join Relay to help reverse the trend. 

MISSION – GENERAL SUPPORT

Post copy: Every dollar we raise through Relay For Life helps us provide a 24/7 cancer helpline and lifesaving research. #WhyIRelay

Can we count on your support? Join a team or donate to a fundraiser: [LINK]

 MISSION – DIVERSITY & HEALTH EQUITY

Post copy: Cancer can affect anyone, but it doesn’t affect everyone equally. We fight to make sure everyone has a fair opportunity to prevent, find, treat, and survive cancer.

FUNDRAISING

FUNDRAISING – FACEBOOK

Post copy: By raising money through Facebook Fundraisers, you’re helping make progress in the fight against cancer. Here’s one way way to make your efforts go further. 

Post copy: Connecting your Facebook Fundraiser with your Relay dashboard is quick and easy. Here’s how!

FUNDRAISING – MOBILE APP

Post copy: Use our FUNndraising mobile app to sign in or register for Relay For Life. Getting started is easy! 

Post copy: Use our FUNdraising mobile app to track progress to your Relay For Life fundraising goals.

Post copy: Fundraise virtually with our FUNdraising mobile app. Request and accept donations through text and social media.

FUNDRAISING – #FUNDRAISINGFRIDAY

Post copy: We love to see your great fundraising ideas! Check out [name/event/details]. Share your creative fundraising ideas with #FUNdraisingFriday.

Post copy: Join us for our Relay For Life [fundraising EVENT] where we’re raising money for the American Cancer Society’s mission to end cancer. Your donations will directly fund lifesaving cancer research and vital patient programs.

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FUNDRAISING – GETTING TO GOAL

Tell your friends & family your fundraising goal to get them to help you fund the future through #RelayForLife. Screen grab this image, add your goal and share on your social channels to ask for donations.

STORIES

STORIES – CAREGIVER

Post copy: “It means a lot to have our Relay family to support us and know we’re not walking this alone. It’s great to know that we have them all getting us through this.” – Jodi, caregiver

Post copy: Sam couldn’t have done it without his caregiver and wife, Wendy. She was always there for him, utilizing cancer.org and especially the 24/7 helpline. After losing her sister to cancer, she knew what it was going to take to get through it. Wendy was Sam’s inspiration, his rock, and his motivator.

Post copy: Celebrating life, and the people who make it worth living, is the heart of Relay.

STORIES – SURVIVOR

Post copy: Barbara’s three-time breast cancer battle led her to Relay. “It’s amazing to see everyone enjoying themselves and the laughter, the smiles. And knowing that we’re all in this battle together, fighting for a cause.”

STORIES – PEDIATRIC CANCER / GOLD TOGETHER

Post copy: Honoring their late daughter Emily as a family, the Jovevskis Relay for pediatric cancer. “Relay for Life is important to our family because Emily wanted to give back and help kids going through this. Relay is a way for us to put our energy into something positive and keep on doing what she wanted to do.”

STORIES – FUNDRAISER

Post copy: “We’ve always had a big family and been there for each other, so I support an organization who’s there for people 24/7. Raising money for them, I feel like I’m doing something for all of my family.” – Brandi, caregiver

STORIES – CUSTOM

Post copy: [QUOTE FROM FEATURED PERSON] – Share your story in the comments with #WhyIRelay

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EVENT TIMELINE

WEBSITE LAUNCH

Post copy: Now’s the time to get your fundraising into gear — our [event name] site is live! Tap through to stay connected with [website URL].

COUNTDOWN

Post copy: Tomorrow’s the day! Join us for [event] at [time]. There will be [additional details / excitement].
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VIRTUAL PRODUCTION

Post copy: [Insert details about your virtual Relay event]

RECOGNITION / THANK YOU

RELAY REWARDS

Post copy: Relay Rewards is our way of thanking you for your creativity and passion. Earn points for actions you take and funds you raise to help us defeat cancer.

MILESTONES

Post copy: Want to earn a spot in the [LEVEL]? Raise [$XX] for cancer research and receive exclusive perks. From there, work your way up to Top Performer – the sky’s the limit!

Post copy: Congratulations, [PARTICIPANT NAME]! All your hard work has earned you a spot with some of Relay’s most ambitious fundraisers. Thank you and keep up the good work!

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EVENT LEAD / FUNDRAISER HIGHLIGHT

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THANK YOU

Post copy: A big thank you to [name] for their part in our [event]. [More details about contribution/person]. It’s Relayers like [name] that make it all happen!

Post copy: Thank you to [company] for your generous support of Relay For Life. Your participation in [event] is crucial for our mission to end cancer.

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RECRUITMENT

TEAM CAPTAIN

Post copy: Calling all leaders, organizers and motivators! We’re looking for Team Captains to lead Relay. If you’re passionate about ending cancer and working with your community, [contact information].

Post copy: Want to create a Relay For Life team or become a first time team captain, but don’t know where to start? Attend our next Team Captain meeting on [INSERT DATE]. [INSERT LINK TO YOUR EVENT PAGE]

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SURVIVOR

Post copy: Survivors are the heart of Relay. Join us on a Relay team or at our fundraisers to bring your passion to our mission.

Post copy: Caregivers are the silent strength in the fight against cancer. Join us for [INSERT EVENT NAME] and join our community. [LINK] 

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CAREGIVER

Post copy: Caregivers are the unsung heroes of so many cancer journeys. Join us on a Relay team or at our fundraisers to bring your firsthand understanding of cancer to our mission.

Post copy: Caregivers are the unsung heroes of so many cancer journeys. Join us on a Relay team or at our fundraisers to bring your firsthand understanding of cancer to our mission.

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SIGN UP TO SAVE LIVES

Post copy: Relay For Life is a movement, a community of like-minded survivors, caregivers, volunteers and participants who believe that the future can be free from cancer. Join us.

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FUND THE FUTURE

Post copy: We envision future generations living without the threat of cancer. Their future is in our hands. Sign up to save lives.

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LOCAL CHALLENGES

CHALLENGES – 48 IN 48

Post copy: $48 in 48 hours. You’ve got this! Let’s add a little hope to someone’s life and earn a for you .

Post copy (reminder): There’s still time to reach your goal of $48 raised in 48 hours. Spread the word about how you’re fighting cancer, and you’ll shatter that number!

Post copy (results/goal achieved): We asked for $48 in just 48 hours and so many of you delivered! With the estimated [$ RAISED] extra we raised, we proved how dedicated we are to seeing a world without cancer. Thank you!

CHALLENGES – HOMESTRETCH

Post copy: [$ GOAL] in 72 hours. We’ve got this! Let’s bring hope home and earn a [BIG TICKET ITEM] to enjoy. [URL]

Post copy (reminder): There’s still time to reach our goal of [$ GOAL] raised in 72 hours. We just need your help, so spread the word and the love! [URL]

Post copy (results/goal achieved): We asked for [$ GOAL] and you raised [$ AMOUNT RAISED]. In just 72 hours, you proved how dedicated you are to seeing a world without cancer. Thank you!

Post copy (results/goal not achieved): We may not have reached our goal in the Homestretch Challenge, but we did raise [$ AMOUNT RAISED]. And every dollar means more hope for those who need it. Thank you!

CHALLENGES – JUST IMAGINE

Post copy: Two rides to treatment or nights of lodging. A call to our 24/7 helpline. A new research grant. Just imagine what raising an extra $100 in a week can do. You can make it happen. [URL]

Post copy (reminder): You still have until [END DATE] to raise an extra $100, provide support services and lifesaving research to fight cancer. [URL]

Post copy (results/goal achieved): Thanks to everyone who raised $100 in our Just Imagine challenge. Those extra funds can now become better research, free rides to treatment and nights of lodging, and support through our 24/7 helpline.

CHALLENGES – MOST ONLINE FUNDS RAISED

Post copy: Our challenge to you: Raise the most online from [START DATE] to [END DATE] and you could win a [CHOSEN PRIZE]. [URL]

Post copy (reminder): Get social, send emails, and raise more online. The top online fundraiser by [END DATE] will get a [CHOSEN PRIZE]! [URL]

Post copy (results/goal achieved): We all made a big effort to raise more during our Online Fundraising Challenge, but there’s only one winner – [WINNER NAME], who raised [$AMOUNT RAISED] online. Amazing job!

SPONSOR RECOGNITION

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