Browse the resources below for tips on fundraising, recruiting team members, and sharing your excitement around New York Cares Day for Schools or download the FULL Cares Day Toolkit.
Recruiting team members
Adult Team Leader Training
Everything you need to know about being a Cares Day leader.
Directing Teams to Register Online
Your how-to instructions on recruiting individuals to join your team.
Getting to Know Your Team Fundraising Page
Time to get acquainted with your team page.
Managing Your Team
Explore special permissions granted only to Team Leaders.
Building a Strong Cares Day Team
Stir up interest and build excitement among your network.
Sample Recruitment Emails
Recruiting can be tough at times. Get started with these sample emails.
5 Keys to Fundraising with Your Team
Read a list of fundraising basics.
Fundraising Ideas That Work
Read tips that guarantee fundraising success.
8 Steps to Meet Your Goal
Step by step guide to setting goals and making it happen.
How to Reach Your Goal Worksheet
Download an outline to help you set your goals.
How to Ask for Money Script
It's not the easiest question to ask, learn how with this guide.
How to Host a Fundraising Event
A quick guide to hosting a fun and successful event.
Sample Fundraising Email
Follow our guide for a simple and effective fundraising email.
Let's Get Digital
Social Media Guide
Refer to this sample text to share on social media.
Policies & Waivers
Youth Volunteer Policy
Volunteering with your family? Review our policy about bringing children.
Parental Consent Form
Print and sign this form if your child (under age 18) will participate in Cares Day for Schools.