When will I receive my t-shirt and other event incentives?
T-shirts and other incentives will be distributed the day of the event at Tropical Park.
How can I share my results?
You may share your results and any images from your walk on social media by tagging @friendshipcirclemiami.
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
Why are Staggered Start Time being implemented?
In an effort to maintain social distancing, participants will be assigned a designated window of time to arrive, proceed under the starting arch, and walk along the designated route.
You will be notified of your start time by e-mail prior to the event date - please check your e-mail for important updates.
The start times will be as follows:
9 a.m. 9:20 a.m. 9:40 a.m. 9:55 a.m.
Are face coverings required?
Face coverings will be required in the fundraising incentive item pick-up area as well as when in close proximity to others. Participants are encouraged to wear face coverings on the walk route.
What other COVID-19 safety protocols will be in place during the event?
We want everyone to have a fun and safe day. In accordance with recommended CDC guidelines, we have implemented the following safety protocols:
1. All Friendship Circle of Miami staff members and volunteers will be required to wear masks and will have their temperatures checked.
2. There will be sanitation stations along the walk route.
3. Sealed water bottles will be provided to all participants.
4. We will have a contactless registration process for you to complete upon arrival. All registered walkers will receive a COVID-19 questionnaire two days prior to the event. We ask that you complete this questionnaire before arriving at the park to ensure a speedy check-in!
Be sure to check your emails for further updates and information. If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to reach out to us.
Can I bring my dog?
Tropical Park only allows service animals that fulfill ADA compliance requirements into the park. Dogs that are not service animals are not allowed within the park.
If you have any questions, please contact the Tropical Park Office at (305) 553-3161.
How do I additional members to my registration?
Additional members can be added during the initial registration process by clicking the "Register another member".
If you have already completed the registration process, you may add members by logging in to your account and choosing the "My Info" tab. There you will be able to add additional members.
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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