Yes, but there are a limited amount of parking spaces available. Avoid disappointment, register early to guarantee your spot!
The easiest way is to register online, then direct potential sponsors to your donation page. You can also email your contacts from your fundraising page, and let them know you`re participating. If you prefer, you can also use our pledge form and bring it to the event the day of NFA.
Download the pledge form here.
You have three options:
1) You can send them directly to the YWCA to 183 King Street, St. Catharines, ON L2R 3J5
2) Bring your offline pledges with you to NFA and submit them at the registration table or
3) Enter them online. To do this click the "Fundraising" tab on your dashboard. Then, from the fundraising menu on the left hand side click "Manage Cash or Check" and this will bring up a form to fill in with the donation information. Once you have completed this step click “Add Donation” and follow the directions provided.
First, login to your online profile using the login information you used when registering for NFA. Once logged in, you will see a shaded box on the left saying; “Associate your existing account with your Facebook account so you can login with Facebook the next time you come back”. Click “Connect” and login to your Facebook Account, granting access to your personal profile. Once connected you are able to use “Friendship Powered Fundraising”, post messages on Facebook, and create statuses about your goals.
On your Dashboard there will be a heading entitled “Personal Facebook Page” there is a link underneath this heading to “Get Social.” Clicking on this link will lead you to the page “Create a Facebook Fundraising Page”. From here there it is easy to follow steps that lead you through the remainder of the connection process.
We are not trying to simulate the experience of homelessness. A variety of activities are planned throughout the day to raise awareness of poverty and to challenge the misconceptions related to it. The day will involve speaks by people who have lived in poverty as well as fun and games - all to help you gain a greater understanding for the issue of poverty and homelessness. There will be live music as well as a movie for you to wind down at the end of the day. Click here for a detailed schedule of the day!