By default, your campaign name is set to your first and last name. Select Edit Name to customize this.
To edit your campaign picture, click the No Photo image and select a file from your computer, or just drag and drop any image file onto the No Photo image.
Step 2: Edit Your Goal
The default goal is automatically set to $150. To update your goal, click the Edit Goal button, enter a new goal amount, and click Save. Your Raised total will reflect the amount of donations you have received.
Step 3: Why I Participate
Click Edit Text to customize your “Why I Participate message, and tell everyone why you participate in PedalFest.
Step 4: Invite Friends & Share Your Campaign
Select Invite Friends to ask your friends to donate or participate with you. Add an email or import a contact list, personalize your invitation text, and click Send Invitations.
You may also share a link to your campaign page on Facebook or Twitter by clicking the Facebook and Twitter links.
Please note when sharing that your friends must visit your campaign page, and donate through our website for the donation to be attributed to your campaign. Donations accepted through a Facebook fundraising button or page will eventually be received by Heartspring as a general donation, but will not be reflected in your campaign or team totals.
Step 5: Create or Join a Team
If you would like to participate in PedalFest with your friends, you may create or join a team. To create a team select the Create a Team button under you Campaign Name. Then edit your team page as you would your Campaign page.
If you would like to join an existing team, click Join A Team. You will be taken to the Team Search page. Search for your team's name, and click the link to view their team page. Then click the Join This Team button on their page.
The amount a team has raised is the combined total off all campaign donations raised by each individual member on the team.
Managing Your Campaign
If you need to review your registration information click the Registration Details link. This page will give you a complete summary of your event information, ride option, and additional registrants included on your campaign.
Click the Merch tab to see a list of merchandise you have ordered. You may order additional merchandise by clicking the Order Merch button. Your purchase summary will be updated automatically when your order and payment are received.
Click the Donations link to see all contributions made to your campaign. Online donations are reflected immediately. Cash and check donations will be added once Heartspring receives them with the accompanying Donation Form.
Please note, if a donation is made with an employer match, the matching funds will not be reflected in your campaign total until Heartspring receives them.
Be sure to thank your donors for their generosity by clicking the Thank Yous tab. A list of your donors and the amount donated will be shown under the Unsent Thank Yous section. Select a donor from the list, customize your thank you message, and click Send Thank You. The message will be sent to the email provided on the donor's pledge form.
A record of your Sent Thank Yous will be shown on the right side of the page.
We get up before the sun, so a child can learn to talk. We endure the summer heat, so a child can learn to walk. We fight the Kansas wind, so a child can learn to play with peers. We participate in PedalFest to change the life of a child with special needs at Heartspring.