We are here to help, listen while some of our players explain how they are able to raise funds in their fundraising efforts for the Scotiabank Pro-Am for Alzheimer’s in support of Baycrest.

For any team member who secures one of the team sponsorships below, 100% of the cash amount will be credited to your team totals, and your sponsor will receive the benefits that match their support level. Click here to see your benefits.

Get off the bench, and join the 2018 Scotiabank Pro-Am for Alzheimer’s™ in support of Baycrest. You will make a meaningful impact on the Baycrest Foundation’s mission to support Baycrest Health Sciences, a leader in Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia care, research and education.

Your team is required to raise the team fundraising minimum for the 2018 Pro-Am. It’s surprising how quickly the donations add up once you put your heart, creativity and commitment into securing donations. The key is getting started now!

Secure Your First Donation Today


Ask for your first donation today! Think of the people you can ask who won’t say no like your family, friends, co-workers! Get that first donation to start momentum. You can do it! The sooner you get started, the easier it will be to reach beyond $250.

Create Your List of Potential Donors


Write down the names of all of the people in your life: family, friends, neighbours, co-workers, family doctor, auto mechanic – don’t leave anyone out. You know a lot of people!

Email Everyone


You’ll receive a sample email from us within 24 hours of registering that you can easily forward to all of your contacts. They can click on a link in the email to donate to you online.

Even better, personalize an email with the story about why you are committed to the Scotiabank Alzheimer’s Pro-Am in support of Baycrest. Inspire your donors to support you!

Follow up with a phone call to everyone you emailed after a week to secure a donation if they haven’t already donated online.

You can also login to your personal page online, where you will find emails already written for you to send as follow ups and thank-yous.

Expanding Your Giving Circle


Reach people you’ve never met!

Have everyone you email forward your donation request to their friends and family.

Use social media like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to share your journey and encourage others to support you.

Have family and friends distribute donation forms for you and talk to their contacts about supporting your goal.

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Fundraising Tips to Help You Reach Your Goal