CRY actually benefits more from
donations made to Virgin Money
Giving pages than it does from donations made to Justgiving
pages. We encourage CRY supporters to use Virgin Money Giving
pages as a preference, but CRY is still one of the charities
that can be chosen when creating a Justgiving page.
web pages via Justgiving Having
your own personal web page for online fundraising allows you to concentrate on the event, whilst collection
of money and Gift Aid declarations are taken care of automatically. Using a Justgiving donations web page is
quick, easy, free and 100% secure.
procedure is quite straightforward. Follow this link when you are ready to begin
creating your page
Important information about
If you want donations to your Justgiving page to go to a specific
Memorial Fund, please
follow this link to create a page in memory of someone.
You should also specify the person's name in the text on your Justgiving
page. This is very important in helping us to keep track of
where donations should be going.
Please also note that setting up a Justgiving page in memory of
someone does not also automatically create a Memorial Fund for that
person. You will still need to contact the CRY office to
'officially' set up the Memorial Fund.
tips for making the most of your Justgiving page
When your page
is up and running, e-mail the link to family, friends
and colleagues - and ask them to forward it on to people they know
found that rather than use the actual page's "send this to a
friend" link, better results are achieved if you write your own e-mail
and within this place a direct link to your page - e.g. www.justgiving.com/yourpage
and add a little personal information
supporters that along with payment details they have to register with
Justgiving the first time they visit, by filling in a short form with
address and postcode - this is to enable Gift Aid to be reclaimed which
increases the amount donated.
is a certified secure site so online donations with credit/debit cards are
This a mini
version of an online fundraising page which fundraisers can put anywhere
online, from blogs to web pages. Its a great way to spread the word
about your fundraising page.
The widget shows your
fundraising progress, and automatically updates whenever someone makes a donation to
your fundraising page.
The widget links
directly to your fundraising page via the 'Donate' button, so people can easily visit to add
their own donation. Clicking on the 'Menu' button on the widget
shows people information about CRY.
You can easily get hold of
a Justgiving widget by clicking on the 'Promote this page' link in the
top right corner of your page. This will take you to a page which
gives you some code which you can copy and paste
onto a web page, blog or forum of your choice.
Justgiving Badges / Buttons
Just like widgets, these buttons can be
placed on web pages, blogs, forums and e-mail signatures.
Whilst they are not as dynamic as
widgets, they do link directly through to your Justgiving page,
allowing people to easily sponsor you.
Like widgets, the code for these buttons
can be accessed by clicking on the 'Promote this page' link in the
top right corner of your Justgiving page.