1. Promote your selfie

Fundraisers with pictures on their page raise more per photo. A perfect excuse for a selfie.

2. Tell your personal story

Why do you care? Tell your story about why you are fundraising.

3. Shoot for a target

Pages with a target raise more. Aim high, and tell the world about your progress, don't forget to thank all, once you achieve your goal.

4. Don't be afraid to share

Sharing on Facebook, social media and WhatsApp raises more. Don’t be afraid, people want to hear about the good things you are doing.

5. Don't forget about email

There are lots of your friends, colleagues and neighbours who are not on social networks but would love to hear about what you are doing.

6. Be creative

Think of interesting ways to get people excited about your fundraising. Tell people encouraging stories. Share photos of updates.

7. Let the charity know

Ask Al Fatiha Global to promote your fundraiser, or to share your blogs, so we can help you spread the word. Letting us know when you update your page and we may be able to share your story.

8. Update your page

Let supporters know how you are doing by updating your page often, they will enjoy following your progress.

9. Encourage others

Convince your friends to take part and raise money as well ...as it makes the experience more fun!

10. It's not over 'til it's over

20% of donations come in after an event has ended, so make sure you follow up the event with an update about how well everything went.