Sleep Challenge Detailed Fundraiser Set Up Instructions

Email sleepchallenge@loveinc.us with questions

How To SET UP Your Love INC Sleep Challenge Fundraiser Page

  1. Go to LoveINCSacramento.com
  2. Go to the EVENTS drop down tab and select SLEEP CHALLENGE
  3. Select BECOME A FUNDRAISER (in green field)
  4. If you have Facebook, Google or Yahoo use one to log into your fundraising page for the simplest set up and skip step 5. If not, go to step 5
  5. Complete the fundraiser application
    1. If you are setting up your page for a couple, put the two first names in the first name field (e.g. Jeff and Debbie)
    2. If you are setting up your page for a family, put the two first names in the first name field (e.g. Jeff and Debbie) and put the last name and “Family” in the last name field (e.g. Johnson Family)
    3. Password must be at least 8 characters long and include 3 of the following 4 types of characters: CAPITAL LETTER, lower case letter, number, special character

How to LOGIN to your Fundraiser Page

  1. Go to LoveINCSacramento.com
  2. Go to the EVENTS drop down tab and select SLEEP CHALLENGE
  3. Select DONATE (in purple field)
  4. Select FUNDRAISER LOGIN (top-center of page)
  5. Sign in with your social media account or your user name and password

How to EDIT your Fundraiser Page (to add or edit:  Fundraising Goal called Target Amount), (to add or edit:  Why you support Love INC)

  1. After logging in to your Fundraiser Page
  2. Select Edit Page (left hand side of page half way down)
    1. Scroll down to the Target Amount field; revise the amount to your Fundraising Goal (recommend Adults $1,000 or more, Students $300 or more)
    2. In the space provided, write a short description about why you’re fundraising for this cause (brief is better)
    3. Select Save Changes (in blue field)
    4. After “Your data has been successfully saved” appears (in green font)
    5. Select Close Edit (in gray field)

 How to EDIT your Fundraiser Profile (to add or change your profile photo)

  1. After logging in to your Fundraiser Page
  2. Select Edit Profile (left hand side of page half way down)
    1. Under Profile Image (at bottom of page) select Choose File
    2. Go to the folder that has a photo you want to use (Maximum size in pixels 85×85 and 100 kb). Trouble sizing your photo?  See Tips below or E-mail your photo as an attachment to sleepchallenge@loveinc.us; we will size it for you and send it back
    3. Select Submit Changes (in blue field)
    4. After “Your data has been successfully saved” appears (in green font)
    5. Select BACK TO FUNDRAISER PAGE (in blue field at bottom of page)
    6. You should now see your photo on your fundraiser page

Tips on RESIZING your photo

  1. Navigate to the image you would like as your profile picture
  2. Right click that image, select Open With, select Paint
  3. If your photo is too large to view, select Resize, change horizontal to 20, select OK
    1. If photo is still too large, or too small, repeat step 3, adjusting horizontal number accordingly
  4. If your photo is not square, click the select dotted line box on the top panel, then drag your cursor over the image until you have a square section. Then click Crop
  5. If you don’t like the crop, you can press [CTRL] + [Z] to undo
  6. After cropping, click Resize, then under the Resize section, click the Pixels Type 85 in Vertical box. Horizontal and Vertical figure must be 85 or lower.  Click OK
  7. Now go to the top left of page and select File, select Save As and type in a name for your new image. This will not replace the original image
  8. Finally, go back to Step 2-2 above and follow the instructions

How to Locate your Donation URL Link (this is the link you email to others so they can make a pledge to your fundraising page)

  1. After logging in to your Fundraiser Page
  2. Scroll to bottom of page and select More on this campaign (within the Sleep Challenge logo)
  3. Copy the link in your web browser (highlight the link on your web browser tab, then press Ctrl and C at the same time)
  4. This link can be pasted (Ctrl and V) in emails as in this example:
    1. “Please join me in the Love INC Sleep Challenge to help raise awareness of…and reach out in love to…the hundreds of families who don’t have even a bed to sleep on. Donate and spread the word!  My goal is to raise $1,000.”  https://connect.clickandpledge.com/Organization/loveincsacramento/Campaign/sleep/Fundraiser/JeffandDebbieJohnsonandFamily/