Tools and Tips

Every Walker is a Fundraiser. With every dollar you raise, you have the power to bring us that much closer to solving the cruel mystery of lupus.

Let’s put the “fun” in fundraising. Check out the great guides, useful documents and digital downloads below to help you reach and surpass your fundraising goals!

Thank you for all that you do to support people with lupus and their families.

Online Fundraising Guides:

How to Register Guide
This instruction sheet will guide you through the registration process for an upcoming Walk to End Lupus Now 
Make your Online Fundraising Center do the work for you
This instruction sheet will guide you through updating your fundraising page with pictures or videos, uploading your contacts, sending emails and collecting donations.
Team Captain Guide
A step-by-step guide to assist you with forming your team and getting your fundraising started.
Corporate Team Captain Guide
A step-by-step guide for team captains working in a corporate environment.
How to Recruit Team Member Guide
Use this guide to help you build your team and recruit team members.
Goal Setting Worksheet
Use this worksheet to set goals for your walk team and fundraising efforts.
A to Z Fundraising Ideas
Use these ideas to plan your next fundraising event.
Fundraising Made Easy
View a list of companies that offer easy fundraising opportunities.
General Fundraising Tips
Use these tips to make the most of your fundraising campaign.
How to Raise $1,000 in 10 Days
Use these easy infographics to guide you to raise $1,000 in just 10 days!   
Team Event Fundraising Guidelines
Follow these fundraising guidelines to conduct all Third Party Fundraisers.
Fundraising Prizes & Contests
Your hard work will not go unnoticed; as a fundraiser you have the opportunity to earn a number of fundraising prizes and rewards for reaching fundraising milestones. 

Other Useful Documents:

Walk Event Flyer or Walk Event Flyer 2 
Print this flyer and hang at your local coffee shop. Or send it digitally to friends and local businesses and spread the word about the walk in your community.
Why I Walk Sign
Download your "Why I Walk" sign and walk your way and your reason. 
Offline Donation Form
Send this to your donors who prefer to donate offline via check.
Matching Gift Database
Search our Matching Gift Database to see if your employer (or your donor's employer) has a matching gift program. This is an easy way to double (or even triple) your donations. Matching Gifts count towards your fundraising total.  
How Donations Are Used
An overview of the Lupus Foundation of America’s program and initiatives. Send to inquiring donors or bring with you to your next fundraiser.
The Impacts of Lupus on the Body
Lupus is a mysterious disease. Use this graphic to educate yourself and your supporters about how lupus impacts the body.

Digital Downloads:

Team Walk Logo Guidelines
When your team wears their team walk t-shirts or promotes a team activity, they are proudly proclaiming their support for efforts to end lupus and its devastating impact. Designing your own team materials and t-shirts for the walk is a fun way to motivate your team, build camaraderie and get noticed before and on walk day. If you choose to create walk team materials, please follow these important guidelines. Right-click the links and choose “save target as” to download the team walk logos.

Walk to End Lupus Now Walk Team Logo


Walk to End Lupus Now Walk Team Logo


Social Media Images
Use these images to update your profile picture or to share on your social media platforms. To save the image, right-click the image and choose “save picture as.” When you upload it, be sure to add your fundraising page link or as a caption to the cover photo.
2018 WTELN Instagram_Friends 2018 WTELN Instagram_Girls 2018 WTELN Instagram_Man 

2018 WTELN_Team 2018 WTELN_I donated 
2018 WTELN_WalkingFor 2018 WTELN_Together

Cover Photos
You can use these cover photos on your Twitter and Facebook profiles. To save the image, right-click the image and choose “save picture as.” When you upload it to Facebook, be sure to add your fundraising page link or as a caption to the cover photo.

2018 WTELN Facebook_2Girls
2018 WTELN Facebook_Friends
2018 WTELN Facebook_Poweful
2018 WTELN Facebook_Man

For more information on fundraising contact us at or call 877-849-8271.