Social Media Posts

Put your social media skills to work! Consider using Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Snapchat, YouTube, a blog, or any other platform when prepping and participating in A Walk for the Ages. These are great channels to recognize your donors, ask for donations, and share your story about why you are participating.

Looking for Inspiration?

Sample Facebook Post

I’m walking to defeat dementia! This fall I will be participating in @Baycrest’s #AWalkForTheAges, a fundraiser to raise money for their most urgent needs.

Baycrest has challenged the traditional methods of delivering care and remains dedicated to our society’s most vulnerable populations.They are committed to creating a world where every older adult enjoys a life of purpose, inspiration and fulfilment. Baycrest is home to more than 1,100 older adults who rely on the specialized care, education, research and innovations to help them live their best lives daily.

Support my walk and help me reach my goal of [Insert Amount]!

Donate to my walk here: [Insert the link to your Walk fundraising page here]!

Sample Instagram Post

I’m walking to defeat dementia! This fall I will be participating in @Baycrest’s #AWalkForTheAges, a fundraiser to raise money for their most urgent needs.

Donate at the link in my bio.

Baycrest has challenged the traditional methods of delivering care and remains dedicated to our society’s most vulnerable populations.They are committed to creating a world where every older adult enjoys a life of purpose, inspiration and fulfilment. Baycrest is home to more than 1,100 older adults who rely on the specialized care, education, research and innovations to help them live their best lives daily.

Ensure your fundraising link has been added to bio section of your Instagram profile before posting.

Twitter Sample Post

Support me in @Baycrest’s #AWalkForTheAges! I’m walking 5 km this June to raise money for Baycrest’s most urgent needs – which includes care for over 1,200 older adults. Donate: [Insert the link to your fundraising page here]!

Baycrest is an academic health sciences centre fully affiliated with the University of Toronto

About Baycrest

Baycrest is a global leader in geriatric residential living, healthcare, research, innovation, and education, with a special focus on brain health and aging.

 

CONTACT:

Marie Marilla
Event Manager
mmarilla@baycrest.org
416-785-2500 x 5884