Let’s start spreading the word! Email is a great tool to ask others to pledge their support and we have a few messages for you to work from. A few tips from, Beary White: make it personal, include pictures, make it FUN, and don’t forget to say THANK YOU!
Copy and paste our sample email below:
Dear [ insert supporter name here ]
I’m participating in the 25th Annual MSP Polar Bear Plunge as a Virtual Plunger in support of Special Olympics Maryland! My VIrtual Plunge plan is to [ insert how you plan to Plunge virtually ]. Before I do, I need your help to reach my fundraising goal. Your gift will not only help me bear the cold, but it will also directly support the 8,716 Special Olympics Maryland athletes who train and compete in a variety of sports year-round across the state. Every dollar helps!
Just click the link below to make a gift towards my personal fundraising page: [ insert link to your fundraising page here ]
Thank you beary much for your support!
[ insert your Plunge Email Signature here ]
[ insert your name here ]
P.S. You can do me a big favor by forwarding this to someone you know!
Make sure you download your Plunge Email Signature before firing off your messages!