Fundraising Tips and Tools

Getting Started

Let us help you with the ins and outs of fundraising for Rally Against CancerSM presented by Chowdaheadz! Check out our tips and tools below to help reach and surpass your goals. Start by logging in to your Participant Center to update your team’s fundraising page, customize your personal URL, recruit potential teammates, and more.

Rally Against Cancer fundraising tips and tools


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Just registered? Aiming for your next fundraising goal? Share your team’s fundraising page on social media and remember to follow us!

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Use your Participant Center to email your fundraising page to colleagues to recruit them for your team.

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Show appreciation to your teammates by sending an email, writing a note, or sharing a photo on social media.

A Rally Against Cancer team raising money for Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund


  • Log in to your Participant Center to customize your fundraising page and URL. A personalized page will help increase gifts.
  • Post an announcement about your Rally team on the company website or newsletter. Make sure to include a link to your fundraising page!
  • Ask your company to participate by matching gifts.
  • Set up a table in a high-traffic area and ask everyone who walks by to give to your Rally team.


Gifts may be collected online by credit card, as well as checks and money orders. For those who would prefer to mail a check, make sure to include a completed Cash/Check Deposit Form in each deposit envelope. If your company participates by matching gifts, be sure to include a matching gift form.

Mail contributions to:
The Jimmy Fund
C/O Rally Against Cancer
10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor
Brookline, MA 02445-7226

For more information, review the FAQs.

A Jimmy Fund clinic patient shows off her Rally t-shirt

Fundraising Event Ideas

Below are a few creative fundraising activities to reach your goal. Don’t forget to check out our “Fun Ways to Fundraise” guide for additional ideas.

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Bake Sale

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Opportunity Drawing


    Rally Team Captain Virtual Toolbox

  • Meet Kaitlyn One-Pager – Share this one-pager with your Rally teammates to learn more about Kaitlyn, Rally’s 2021 pediatric patient partner
  • Meet Rob One-pager – Share this one-pager with your Rally teammates to learn more about Rob, Rally’s 2021 adult patient partner
  • Social Shareable Images – Download these graphics and share with your Rally teammates to use on personal social accounts when promoting Rally fundraising
  • "I Rally" video – Hear from Rally’s 2021 patient partners and Team Captains and send the link to teammates for inspiration