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Hiking in Yosemite

Frequently Asked Questions

Donate FAQs

Where does the money I donate go?
Can I make a donation to a group?
How do I find my friend, family member, or coworker's fundraising page?
How quickly can I expect an online donation to post to a participant's fundraising account?
What happens if I check the checkbox to "cover processing fees"?
Are donations tax-deductible?
For Canadian donations made online with a credit card, will the amount entered be in U.S. dollars?
Do all donors who contribute online receive a receipt?

Fundraising FAQs

How quickly can I expect an online donation to post to my page?
Not all of my donors are showing up in my Honor Roll. Why?
Where can I find a list of the people who have donated to me?
How can I send a thank you email to my donors?
Why am I receiving emails telling me that I've received a donation?
I’ve never fundraised before, can I still do this?
Is there any cost to get started?
Will you pay for my fundraising expenses?
What do I do with checks and cash?
I feel weird asking people for money.
What is my personal URL?

Additional FAQs

What can I say to promote my fundraiser?
What are the terms and conditions of Team Sierra?
I want to make some cool merchandise for my event with the Team Sierra logo. Is that okay?
And what about signs, postcards, and flyers? Can I make those with Team Sierra’s logo?
Will Sierra Club promote my event?
How will my personal information be used?
How will the personal information for those I contact be used?