In honor of the 100,000 lives lost each year to preventable blood clots, we're setting out to RIDE, RUN or WALK 100,000 miles, RAISE $100,000 and REACH 100,000 people.
Join NBCA’s Team Stop the Clot® for a 31-day virtual challenge throughout the month of March and help raise critical funds to support NBCA’s programs and services.
Register as an individual or a team and set your own mileage and fundraising goals. There is no minimum fundraising requirement but we’re asking participants to consider setting a meaningful fundraising goal of any amount to help support the National Blood Clot Alliance’s vision of creating a future in which fewer lives are lost to preventable blood clots. Plus, fundraisers have the opportunity to unlock some exciting prizes!
Track workouts anywhere & anytime and complete goal.
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION
NATIONAL BLOOD CLOT ALLIANCE
The National Blood Clot Alliance (NBCA) is a 501(c)(3), non-profit, voluntary health organization dedicated to advancing the prevention, early diagnosis, and successful treatment of life-threatening blood clots such as deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
The National Blood Clot Alliance (NCBA) is gearing up for Blood Clot Awareness Month this year in a BIG way! In honor of the 100,000 lives lost each year to preventable blood clots, NBCA is setting out to RISE together and reach 100,000 miles (run, walk, ride), RAISE $100,000 and REACH 100,000 people.
Team up with NBCA’s Team Stop the Clot® for a 31-day virtual challenge throughout the month of March to help raise critical funds to help support and grow NBCA’s life-saving programs including the Sports and Wellness Institute.
Your donation of any amount will help support the National Blood Clot Alliance’s vision of creating a future in which fewer lives are lost to preventable blood clots through increased awareness, prevention, education, and treatment.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is Charity Footprints?
Charity Footprints is a social enterprise that connects fitness and charitable giving. We empower people just like you, to get fit & give back.
Our Virtual Races allow non-profits to challenge their patrons to run, walk or ride and raise funds just as they would in a fundraising walkathon. The best part - charities save over 45% in event and logistical costs. So, the dollars that you pay to register or fundraise, go farther.
What is the campaign registration fee?
Campaign registration fee is the amount that you'll need to pay to enroll in this virtual race. This fee (less transaction charges) will go to the non-profit running this campaign as a donation.
The registration fee along with the funds raised through your individual fundraising page will enable the non-profit to fund various programs and pursue their organization's mission.
How can I create my fundraising page?
Well, you wouldn't have to create a separate fundraising page. Once you register for this campaign, we'll give you the link to your fundraising page.
While registering for the campaign, select the team you'd like to join or create a new team and invite others to #GetFitGiveBack with you. If you want to join a team (or create your team) after registration, login to the campaign site and you would find a link to edit "My Team" in the menu under your profile in the header.
I am an international donor (non-US), what are my donation charges and tax-deductibility?
All donations are made in US dollars, so the donations may be levied an exchange rate fee via your bank. Donors will want to connect with their bank to determine exactly what that fee may be. Additionally, international donors will need to reach out to a tax professional to discuss if and how tax deductibility will apply to their donation.
Who can sponsor my fundraising efforts?
The short answer is - everyone. The fundraising research shows that the number one reason for people not donating is that they weren't asked to.
That said, there are things you can do to attract people to sponsor you. Adding a picture to your fundraising page, telling potential donors why this cause is so personal to you, sharing your fundraising page on social media, email, and chat groups.
Last, if your employer has a gift matching program, check with the human resources department to support your favorite cause as well.
Who can I contact if I need help?
You can contact us any time if you need help. We love hearing from our users so please don't hesitate to write to us about issues, suggestions, or to just say hi. You can also contact the non-profit administrator directly if you would like.
How do I change or switch my team?
If you want to join a team (or create your team) after registration, login to the campaign site and you would find a link to edit "My Team" in the menu under your profile in the header.
THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS
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