Facebook Fundraising

Facebook users now have two exciting ways to support MSAA's free programs and services! Connect your MSAA peer-to-peer fundraiser to Facebook to raise money even faster with the help of your friends and family, or create a Facebook Birthday or Occasion Fundraiser and collect donations from your Facebook friends to help reach your fundraising goal.

Connecting Your MSAA Peer-to-Peer Fundraiser with Facebook

Swim for MS Facebook Fundraiser Are you participating in an MSAA peer-to-peer fundraising event? Your fundraiser for MSAA can reach even more people on Facebook by connecting your personal fundraising to Facebook in just a few clicks! This connection will allow you to share updates, invite friends, and collect donations directly on Facebook. All donations received through Facebook will be reflected on your personal fundraising page and your thermometer!

Ready to create your fundraiser and connect? Here’s a step-by-step guide:

  1. Register for an MSAA fundraising event (Ex: Swim for MS, or a Team MSAA endurance event), or log in to your Participant Center if you are already registered for an event.
  2. At the end of the registration process, you will be prompted by your Participant Center to connect with Facebook. Click the message to connect.
  3. Accept Facebook permissions when prompted – this will allow Facebook to officially connect your Participant Center with Facebook.
  4. Congratulations! Your Facebook and personal fundraising pages are now connected! Start sharing with your friends and family on Facebook to let them know they are able to donate using their Facebook pages, and share stories and updates along the way about your fundraising journey!

Birthday and Occasion Facebook Fundraisers

Create Facebook Fundraiser Facebook offers another easy way to fundraise for MSAA’s free programs and services! Nonprofit Birthday and Occasion Fundraisers on Facebook let you raise money for MSAA directly on the social media platform. You can set up a dedicated Facebook page to share your story, tell others about MSAA’s mission, and collect donations to meet your fundraising goal. Birthday and Occasion Facebook Fundraisers are easy to share, and will provide your friends and followers with automatic notifications to remind them to contribute to your cause.

For additional assistance with Facebook Fundraising, please see our FAQ page.