Create Your Fundraising Team

TOGETHER EVERYONE ACHIEVES MORE

Create a team photo

Create a corporate team           Create a personal team  

Create a Dynamic Team   

Create a corporate team

  1. Select your team captain.
  2. Choose a co-captain(s) to help with communication and team duties as necessary.
  3. Create a team name or theme to encourage team spirit.
  4. Aim high and motivate your team with inspiring emails and phone calls. 
  5. Take this opportunity to share with others the benefits of yoga, health & wellness. 
  6. Share individual and team successes through social media and social gatherings or create fun contests to encourage competitive spirit. 
  7. Post team pictures and messages of encouragement.
  8. Remind your individual team members about the unique incentives for reaching specific fundraising targets.  

How do I create a Personal Team? 

  1. You are the team captain.
  2. Choose your co-captain to help with communication and team duties as necessary.
  3. Connect on social media, contact family and friends inviting them to join you on this exciting adventure.
  4. Create a team name or theme to encourage team spirit.
  5. Aim high and motivate your team with inspiring emails and phone calls. 
  6. Take this opportunity to share with others the benefits of yoga, health & wellness.  
  7. Share individual and team successes through social media and social gatherings or create fun contests to encourage competitive spirit. 
  8. Post team pictures and messages of encouragement.
  9. Remind your individual team members about the unique incentives for reaching specific fundraising targets. 

 Tips to create a dynamic team

  • Make a list of family, friends & co-workers to approach to join your team. Let them know that the take it to the mat website has lots of tips and tools to assist them in their efforts.
  • Write a compelling email to entice people to join your team.
  • Send out announcements when a new person joins your team!
  • Each individual needs to have a fundraising goal.
  • Once individual goals are set, create a fundraising target for the team and update your team's target as new people join or when people exceed their fundraising goal.
  • Regularly communicate with motivational emails and promote fundraising efforts to keep the group reaching toward their own goal and the team’s goal.
  • Create a LinkedIn, Facebook and email group.
  • Sign your emails with your fundraising team name and link to your fundraising page.
  • Ask your company to match your fundraising total.