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Helpful Fundraising

Ideas for your Trip

Below is a list of ideas to raise money for your upcoming trip with the MIVO Foundation

At MIVO, we want every $$ you raise to go towards your trip and to make sure this donation process goes as smooth as possible.  The information below is twofold: 

1.) These donation steps ensure that all funds which are donated to your personal mission trip will be directed to that cause.

  2.)  There are many means by which team members raise the support for their trips.  MIVO has found the following recommendations to be helpful. 

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Facebook

Create a Fundraiser with Facebook to use social media to help raise funds for your trip.

  • Follow this LINK to general instructions from Facebook on how to do this.

  • OR Click on the Facebook icon above for an easy way to start.  Then Click on the "+raise money" in the top right corner of the page.

  • PLEASE make sure that the fundraiser END date is a maximum of 2 months from when you are to leave so that the funds are released to MIVO in time for your trip.

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GoFundMe

Create a Fundraiser with GoFundMe to use social media to help raise funds for your trip.  [Please note you will be charged a transaction fee by using their service- usually 2.9% + $0.30 per transaction) 

  • Check out these great TIPS for creating a successful crowd-funding fundraiser.

  • CLICK on the gofundme icon above to go to the website and find out more.

  • PLEASE make sure that the fundraiser END date is a maximum of 2 months from when you are to leave so that the funds are released to YOU in time for your trip.

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MIVO Website

You can have ANYONE easily make a donation on your behalf directly through the MIVO website. 

  • CLICK on the MIVO ICON next to this heading to be taken to the PAY FOR TRIP page.

  • Then follow these simple instructions:

    1. Select Someone Else​ in the first line

    2. Enter their name

    3. Enter their email address

    4. Put YOUR NAME in this box

    5. What month are you planning your trip? (if they know)

    6. Choose the amount they would like to donate

    7. Click Submit at the bottom and they will be taken to PayPal to securely complete their credit card information. 

    8. **Please note if they would like to donate an amount that is not listed, they can adjust the quantity at the bottom of the form to create the amount they would like.

Send a check to MIVO

You can give The MIVO Foundation mailing address in your fundraising letters, etc., stating that checks can be directly mailed with placement of the recipient's name of that donation on the memo line of the personal check. 

  • Address: 1441 South Duke Street York PA 17403

Story Book

Recommended Resource

A recommended book titled "Friend Raising; Building a Missionary Support Team That Lasts" by Betty Barnett.  It is  a WONDERFUL guide with sample documents / letters / ideas for fundraising for individuals.  It is presently available on AMAZON.  

DID YOU KNOW?  

The MIVO Charitable Foundation is a participate in the AMAZON Smile program.  If you make your purchases through smile.amazon.com, the MIVO Foundation will receive a small donation of a percentage of your total purchase. Go HERE for more information.

Search the above underlined name to start supporting the MIVO Foundation today!