Sample Fundraising Letter
Dear [insert name]:
On [Walk date], I will be walking in Light The Night Walk in [Walk location] to benefit
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). LLS is the world’s largest voluntary
health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and
I am participating in Light The Night because [insert personal story].
Please join me in the fight to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and
myeloma, and to improve the quality of life of patients and their families. You can
help by making a donation to support my fundraising efforts or by registering for the
Walk and fundraising. No donation is too small…every bit helps!
Donating is easy and tax-deductible. To donate online go to my fundraising page at
[your personal fundraising link]. If you’d like to write a check, make it payable to LLS
and mail it to me at [your address]. Your donation helps me reach my fundraising
goal of [your goal] and most importantly, it will support research, patient services,
advocacy, and education!
If you’d like to participant in Light The Night and help fundraise, contact me or call
one of the Light The Night staff at 703.399.2941. Everyone is encouraged to
become a Champion For Cures by raising $100. This may seem like a lot to
fundraise, but it has a real impact on patients and their families. $100 means 100%
chance for a cure in the future!
Thanks in advance for supporting me in my efforts and for supporting The Leukemia
& Lymphoma Society! Please feel free to pass this along to anyone who you think
might have an interest in supporting the cause.