Fundraising Tips and Tools

CHaD HERO HQ is here to help CHaD HERO participants take their fundraising efforts to new heights.

If you're new to our website or simply need a refresher, check out the CHaD HERO Crew's guide to managing your participant center and fundraising page.

Below are some quick and easy tips and tools to help you accomplish your fundraising goals. Whether you run, walk, or participate virtually, we hope you'll embrace the challenge, because your fundraising supports CHaD kids.

If you have questions or need assistance after reviewing this toolkit, please contact CHaD HERO HQ at Thank you!


Sample Messages

When you don't know what to say, use these sample messages!
You're ready to be a HERO for the kids at CHaD. The key to successful fundraising is to ASK and THANK! Ask someone to make a donation or join your team and then thank them.

View some sample messages you can use to ask for a donation, ask someone to join your team, say thank you, or follow up after asking for a donation. Use them as they are, or put them in your own words.

Offline Donation and Pledge Forms

Downloadable forms can be found here.

Donations can be made online or mailed. Please make checks payable to Dartmouth Health Children's/CHaD HERO. If you are mailing donations, please include a donation form with each donation. Donations can be mailed to:

Medical & Healthcare Advancement
Dartmouth Health/Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
One Medical Center Drive (HB 7070)
Lebanon, NH 03756