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How To

About Team ELCA

Team ELCA is a way to start and manage your own fundraiser for ELCA World Hunger. Whether a run or walk, birthday or anniversary, or your own creative idea, you'll be helping people escape hunger and poverty through programs in nearly 60 countries around the world.

Here's how it works:

  1. Create your event

  2. Turn your idea into an individual or team fundraising event. Events come in all shapes and sizes: from endurance events like marathons to dedicating your birthday or anniversary. Team events like organized races, bowl-a-thons or youth group activities can get a whole group or congregation involved.

  3. Set a goal

  4. How much would you like to raise? Set a goal and we'll help you with fundraising tools all along the way.

  5. Customize your personal page

  6. Each event on Team ELCA comes with it's own personal page for you to customize. Upload your own photo and text to tell others about your event and the reason you care about ELCA World Hunger.

  7. Email your friends and family

  8. Invite friends and family to support you with personalized emails, directly from Team ELCA! Use our templates or customize your own.

  9. Celebrate

  10. The donations you raise goes on to support ELCA World Hunger, reaching people and communities in need throughout the world. By providing food, water, income, education and health care, your gifts support innovative solutions that get at the root causes of hunger and poverty.