Toolkits

Join the Movement! Spread the Word About Midlands Gives.

We're excited to celebrate Midlands Gives with you. To help you get ready, we've provided some helpful information. We'll continue to populate this page with helpful resources in the coming months, so check back often.


For Everyone

>>>Midlands Gives Brand Guidelines (PDF) Guidelines for using the Midlands Gives name and logo in appropriate uniform ways as well as the Midlands Gives color numbers. 

>>>Midlands Gives Logo (JPEG, PNGEPS) Please review our brand guidelines before using to help us maintain the integrity of the brand. 

>>> Social Media Photo Frames (JPEG Version 1, JPEG Version 2)  Add these frames to your social media profile photos and let your friends know you support Midlands Gives.


Graphics For Nonprofits

>>>Recommend Design Websites (Canva, Adobe Spark) Need help with creating marketing materials? We recommend trying these two free websites which offer simple design tools and templates. 

>>>Social Media Graphics (Facebook Cover Photo, Twitter Header, "I Gave" Badge)  

>>>Printable Flyer 8.5 x 11 (PDF)  

>>>Poster 11 x 17 (PDF)

>>>Postcard (General, NPO Customize Logo)

>>>Thank You Postcard (PDF)


Additional Resources For Nonprofits

>>>2018 Nonprofit Marketing Toolkit (PDF, Word)  Your guide to marketing Midlands Gives for your nonprofit. Includes sample social media posts, emails, guide to matches and more.

>>>2018 Nonprofit 8-Week Workplan (PDF, Word) An interactive workbook to help you create, plan and implement your 8-week Midlands Gives campaign

>>>Midlands Gives 2018 Nonprofit Handbook (PDF) Your guide to help you navigate and prepare for the 2018 event! Information about registration, training, and helpful tips to get you started.

>>>Midlands Gives 2018 Information Webinar (with captions) (Webinar Recording) Recording of our informational webinar with an overview of Midlands Gives.

>>>Midlands Gives 2018 Nonprofit Participation Agreement (PDF) Nonprofits are required to sign this agreement in their Midlands Gives Profile

>>>Midlands Gives 2018 Match Form (PDF) Complete this form to let the Midlands Gives Team know you have a match 

>>>Midlands Gives 2018 Pack The Park Flyer (PDF) Flyer with information about the 2018 Pack The Park game with the Columbia Fireflies

>>>Midlands Gives 2018 Board Member Toolkit (PDF) Print this toolkit and share with your board to help them support your giving day campaign

>>>Interview Interest Form (Form Link) Complete this form by April 2nd to indicate your interest in participating in media interviews

>>>Nephron Putting Challenge Information (PDF) Information about the Nephron Putting Challenge that you can send to your local Mayor.

>>>List of Prizes to Print (PDF) List of Midlands Gives 2018 Prizes that you can print.


Training Resources For Nonprofits

>>>January Logistic Webinar (Slides PDF, Webinar Recording) The first 2018 Logistics Webinar covers the resources you will need to be successful, training requirements, media policy. and where to receive help.

>>>February Logistic Webinar (Slides PDF, Webinar Recording) This Logistics Webinar covers prizes, matches, bonus pools and the new Champion Page feature.

>>>March Logistic Webinar (Slides PDF, Webinar Recording)This Logistics Webinar covers day-of information, including headquarters, how to view donor information, and scheduled giving.

>>>April Logistic Webinar (Slides PDF, Webinar Recording) This Logistics Webinar covers the crisis plan, refunds, check disbursement process, and other reminders for  May 1st. 

>>>Midlands Gives 101 (Slides PDF) Slides from our in-person training which covers strategy, goals, and best practices.

* Together SC webinars can be found by signing into your Midlands Gives profile and selecting the "Resources" tab.