Chairman’s Challenge Toolkit for Affiliates

This toolkit includes talking points, templates for outreach, social media graphics and more resources to help you promote your affiliate during our annual fundraising challenge this November. Customize any one (or all!) and use them to encourage your networks to contribute to your affiliate during Chairman’s Challenge!

Throughout the toolkit you will notice placeholder text bolded to allow customization with information specific to your affiliate foundation. Use the resources below to locate those details:

Outreach Templates

Social Media

Audience: Anyone in the community who might donate. Please use the suggested posts as a base, but be sure to personalize them for your community or audience. Include our graphics, or feel free to use a picture of your affiliate board or another image that reflects your work or your community! 

Social Media Tips

Social Media Graphics and Suggested Text

Instructions: Below are links to graphics you can download to use on social media to promote Chairman’s Challenge. Use the suggested post text or write your own!

From a smartphone: After you open a link below, press your finger down on the image and choose “Save Image” to download it to your device. Then, hold your finger over the suggested post. You’ll be prompted to select the text you wish to copy, do this, and then click “copy.” Paste the text into your desired social media platform by holding your finger down and selecting “paste.” Attach the graphic you saved, customize the text and post. Repeat on the other platforms! 

From a computer: After you open a link below, right click on the graphic and select “Save Image As” to store on your computer. Then, simply copy and paste the suggested post on your desired social media platform and attach the graphic you saved. Customize, post and repeat on other platforms!

Campaign Launch

Downloadable GraphicsSuggested Post
LinkedInThe <ABC Community Foundation> is kicking off our annual fundraising challenge! This month, the North Carolina Community Foundation provides a proportional match for every gift up to $25,000 to support our community grantmaking fund.
Serving on the board, I see both the needs in our community and how our foundation helps. Please consider making a gift! nccommunityfoundation.org/ABCF
FacebookThe <ABC Community Foundation> is kicking off our annual fundraising challenge! This month, the North Carolina Community Foundation provides a proportional match for every gift up to $25,000 to support our community grantmaking fund. 
Serving on the board, I see both the needs in our community and how our foundation helps. Please consider making a gift! nccommunityfoundation.org/ABCF 
InstagramThe <ABC Community Foundation> is kicking off our annual fundraising challenge! This month, @nccommunityfoundation provides a proportional match for every gift up to $25,000 to support our community grantmaking. Funds raised stay in <COMMUNITY NAME>! Join me in supporting <ABCF>!  
Donate nccommunityfoundation.org/ABCF 
#StateofGenerosity
Instagram StoryUse the graphic linked on the left. Be sure to tag @nccommunityfoundation and add a link to your affiliate’s page or www.nccommunityfoundation.org/donate 
X/TwitterWe are kicking off our annual fundraising challenge – help <ABC Community Foundation> raise donations to support our community grantmaking! For every gift up to $25K, @NCCF provides a proportional match. Funds raised stay in <COMMUNITY NAME>. nccommunityfoundation.org/ABCF 

National Philanthropy Day (Nov. 15)

Downloadable GraphicsSuggested Post
LinkedInToday is #NationalPhilanthropyDay, and I encourage you to consider a donation to the <ABC Community Foundation> as part of our annual challenge to raise money for our community grantmaking fund. 
During November, the North Carolina Community Foundation provides a proportional match for every gift up to $25,000 to support our annual grantmaking. 
Every contribution matters! Visit nccommunityfoundation.org/ABCF to make a donation. #StateofGenerosity 
FacebookToday is #NationalPhilanthropyDay, and I encourage you to consider a donation to the <ABC Community Foundation> as part of our annual challenge to raise money for our community grantmaking fund. 
During November, the North Carolina CommunityFoundation provides a proportional match for every gift up to $25,000 to support our annual grantmaking. 
Every contribution matters! Visit nccommunityfoundation.org/ABCF to make a donation. #StateofGenerosity 
InstagramToday is #NationalPhilanthropyDay! Please consider making a donation to the <ABC Community Foundation> as part of our annual challenge to raise money for our community grantmaking fund. 
During November, the @NCCommunityFoundation provides a proportional match for every gift up to $25,000 to support our annual grantmaking. Every contribution matters!  
Visit nccommunityfoundation.org/ABCF to make a donation. #StateofGenerosity 
Instagram StoryUse the graphic linked on the left. Be sure to tag @nccommunityfoundation and add a link to your affiliate’s page or www.nccommunityfoundation.org/donate 
X/TwitterToday is #NationalPhilanthropyDay! Please consider a donation to the <ABC Community Foundation>. During November, @NCCF provides a proportional match for every gift up to $25,000. Every contribution matters! Visit nccommunityfoundation.org/ABCF. #StateofGenerosity

Giving Tuesday (Nov. 28)

Downloadable GraphicsSuggested Post
LinkedInIt’s #GivingTuesday and we’re nearing the end of our annual fundraising challenge. If you haven’t already, please join me in supporting <ABC Community Foundation>‘s community grantmaking fund! Gifts made by this Thursday, Nov. 30, will be proportionally matched by the North Carolina Community Foundation! Visit nccommunityfoundation.org/SHORTURL  
FacebookIt’s #GivingTuesday and we’re nearing the end of our annual fundraising challenge. If you haven’t already, please join me in supporting <ABC Community Foundation>’s community grantmaking fund! Gifts made by this Thursday, Nov. 30, will be proportionally matched by the North Carolina CommunityFoundation!

Visit nccommunityfoundation.org/SHORTURL
InstagramIt’s #GivingTuesday and we’re nearing the end of our annual fundraising challenge. If you haven’t already, please join me in supporting <ABC Community Foundation>’s community grantmaking fund! Gifts made by this Thursday, Nov. 30, will be proportionally matched by the @NCCommunityFoundation!

Visit nccommunityfoundation.org/SHORTURL
Instagram StoryUse the graphic linked on the left. Be sure to tag @nccommunityfoundation and add a link to your affiliate’s page or www.nccommunityfoundation.org/donate 
X/TwitterIt’s #GivingTuesday and we’re nearing the end of our annual fundraising challenge. Please join me in supporting <ABC Community Foundation>! Gifts made by this Thursday, Nov. 30, will be proportionally matched by @NCCF! Visit nccommunityfoundation.org/SHORTURL

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