When will I receive my t-shirt and other event incentives?
We will have Friendship Circle T-shirts and facemasks available for pickup at our campus, located at 8700 SW 112th Street, on the following dates and times:
Friday, May 1 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm Sunday, May 3 from 8:00 am to 10:00 am At pick-up, our staff will be wearing protective equipment and will bring your items to your vehicle upon arrival.
We ask that you place a placard on your dashboard with your name before arrival. When you pull up, please pop your trunk when a member of our staff approaches your vehicle.
If you are unable to pick up your items then, we can either mail them to you or have them available for pick up at a later date.
How do I participate in the virtual walk?
There are are a number of ways you can participate in the walk, and you even can be creative and choose your own!
- Take a walk outside while remaining 6 feet away from others - Utilize the staircase in your home or apartment building if safe and accessible - Count your steps while walking around your home - Use a step-machine or treadmill if safe and accessible
How can I share my results?
You may share your results and any images from your walk on social media by tagging @MiamiFriendshipCircle.
How many miles or laps is 3K?
We've crunched the numbers for you, 3 kilometers equals:
1.86 MILES 9842 FEET 7.5 LAPS ON A 400 M TRACK
What's a Virtual Event?
On the morning of Sunday May 3, instead of gathering at Friendship Circle, participants are encouraged to Walk, Run, Swim (you can be creative!) 3 kilometers, individually, wherever they are.
We'll be broadcasting from Facebook Live beginning at 10 am showcasing The Friendship Circle Virtual Band Choir, guest appearances, and much more!
Follow us throughout the day on Facebook to stay connected to virtual walkers around the world!
What is my personal page URL?
A personal URL is a shortened link to your team or personal page that you can send to friends and family in emails. A personal URL will look like this https://www.walking4friendship.com/ben.
How do I verify my e-mail address?
In order to confirm your registration and begin to send out fundraising e-mails, please click the link in the verification e-mail sent to the e-mail address you used to register.
If you have not received the verification e-mail, please check your spam or junk e-mail folders.
How do I share my page on social media?
On your fundraising page, click the Share tab and there you'll find the option to share your page to social media. Alternatively, you may copy and paste your personalized URL onto social media, or include it in a text message or e-mail.
Can I make a donation to a team?
Yes. You can make a donation to a fundraiser on a team or you can make a general team donation.
Where should I mail donation checks?
All donations should be mailed to: Friendship Circle 8700 South West 112 Street Miami, FL 33176.
Who should I make my check out to?
Please make all checks payable to: Friendship Circle. Please make sure that in the memo it indicates which team the donation should be credited to.
Are donations tax-deductible?
All donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.
Do all donors who mail their donations receive a receipt?
Any donor who mailed their donation and provided an address will receive a receipt via mail once the donation has been processed.
Do all donors who contribute online receive a receipt?
Yes, anyone who donates online, regardless of the amount, will receive a receipt via email.
What is Friendship Circle's Tax ID number?
A Tax ID number identifies Friendship Circle as a 501(c)(3) non-profit Organization. The Friendship Circle Tax ID number is 20-5467741
How do I add a dedication when I make a donation?
When you make a donation online, you can designate what you want to appear as your recognition name on the participant's Honor Roll. This may be your name, or it could be something such as "From the whole Wolf family" or "in memory of Aunt Cathy."
What can I do if a check is written out to me personally?
If a donation check has been written out to you personally, you may endorse the back of the check and mail it in with a completed donation form to Friendship Circle.
Can I mail in a cash donation?
It is not a recommended to send a cash donation in the mail. You may drop off the cash at Friendship Circle along with your information or you can deposit the cash into your checking account and send a personal check from your account.
A donor is requesting a Tax ID number; what is that and how can I get it?
A Tax ID number identifies Friendship Circle as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Many donors will request this number to validate their donation as tax-deductible. The Friendship Circle Tax ID number is 20-5467741
Where can I find a list of the people who have donated to me?
Log in with your email and password to visit your headquarters page. Select ‘My Fundraising Report on the left side. You will then find a list of all of your donors as well as a list of all donors to your team .
How can I send a thank you email to my donors?
To easily send thank-you emails to donors, follow these steps:Log in to your fundraiser dashboard by clicking the "My HQ" link in the top right Click "My Fundraising Report" in the left sidebar Locate the donor/donation you'd like to thank, and click "Send Email" (If the donor didn't submit their email address, this option is unavailable.) Type the message in the pop-up window, and click "Send Email"
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