How do I get noticed?

  • 14 January 2022
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I set up this fundraiser for a friend, still no donations I don't know what I'm doing wrong.

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Hi @Patty Mintell, have you seen our post on how to write a fundraising story yet? You can click the link below to learn more. I think including some more details about the story and even including some photos of Ashley could make this feel more personal. Some more context about the medical bills and the accident would be a good start, and why exactly $5,000 is needed could give donors a better understanding of how their donations will be used. Here’s an example of a fundraiser with a bit more detail in their story: 

Where have you shared the fundraiser so far? Here’s some general advice about how to share and get the word out as well:

* How to get noticed without social media

* How do you ask people to share your GoFundMe?

* Other ways to share

Userlevel 2

You're not doing anything wrong, it takes time for some GoFundMe's to receive donations. Just be patient.

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