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Walk4Friendship

March 03, 2024

Event FAQS

Walk4Friendship is an annual walk and grand community carnival dedicated to raise crucial funds and awareness for Friendship House and our mission of creating a more inclusive community! 
 
The walk is a 1K family walk that will walk a full circle from the South County Regional Park, Sunset Cove/Amphitheater. 
 
You don't need to bring anything with you. Just the spirit of making our community a better and brighter place for all individuals of all abilities.
T-Shirts will be provided at the registration and opening ceremony before the walk.
No. The Walk & Carnival is free and open to the public.
During registration, you will have the option to become a fundraiser and/or create a fundraising team with many tools at your disposal. If you would like more info on becoming a fundraiser, contact Rabbis Sholom Kessler at 561-788-4388 or email rabbisholom@bocafriendship.com

 
There is no fundraising minimum, and users can set their goals. Our preset suggested gaol is $1,800.
If you've never fundraised before, it could seem daunting but once you begin, you will see just how simple our staff makes it for you to SURPASS your goal with ease.

Reach out to our team if you need assistance! 
The opening ceremony will kick off the walk and feature community speakers and families impacted by Friendship House.
The opening ceremony will also highlight our corporate sponsors.

Donate FAQs

Yes. You can make a donation to a Friendship House Fundraiser on a Friendship House Team or you can make a general Friendship House Team donation.
All donations should be mailed to:
Friendship House
19750 N Military Trail
Boca Raton FL 33496
Please make all checks payable to: Friendship House.
Please make sure that in the memo it says Friendship House  and who the donations should be credited to.
Click on the home page and begin typing the first or last name. Your options will display as you type.
Any donation made online should post immediately. If an online donation does not post within 5 minutes, please contact us.
If you check this checkbox, you will be charged the amount indicated next to the checkbox. This amount will also be visible to the non-profit. However, on the fundraising page, your intended - initial donation amount will be displayed.
All monetary donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.
Yes. For Canadian donations made online with a credit card, the amount entered in the online donation form will be in U.S. dollars.
Any donor who mailed their donation and provided an address will receive a receipt via mail once the donation has been processed. If you made your donation in installments, you will receive a receipt each time a monthly payment is processed.
Yes, anyone who donates online, regardless of the amount, will receive a receipt via email.
A Tax ID number identifies Friendship House Corporation as a 501(c)(3) non-profit Organization. Friendship House's Tax ID number is 84-4301912
When you make a donation online, you can designate what you want to appear as your recognition name on the participant's Honor Roll. This may be your name, or it could be something such as "From the whole Wolf family" or "in memory of Aunt Cathy."

Fundraising FAQs

If a donation check has been written out to you personally, you may endorse the back of the check and mail it to Friendship House.
‚ÄčOur mailing address is 17950 N Military Trail Boca Raton FL 33496
It is not a good idea to send a cash donation in the mail. You can deposit the cash into your checking account and send a personal check from your account.
Our mailing address is 17950 N Military Trail Boca Raton FL 33496
Any donation made online should post immediately. If your donation does not post within 5 minutes, please contact us.
To have an offline donation show up on your page, please follow the easy step by step instructions below!
1. SIGN IN to your account and once you are on your page, on the right hand side, you will see an option which reads "add offline donation". Click that and fill in the information.
2. MAIL your cash/checks to: 
Friendship House
17950 N Military Trail 
Boca Raton FL 33496

3. Once we receive your check/cash, we will verify it right away and it will show up towards your goal.
**Please note all checks must be made out to Friendship House.**
A Tax ID number identifies Friendship House as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Many donors will request this number to validate their donation as tax-deductible. The Friendship House's Tax ID number is 84-4301912.
As your donors make a contribution, they have the option of whether or not they want to appear in the Honor Roll.
Log in with your email and password to visit your headquarters page. Select Reports on the navigation menu under the your profile picture. You will then find a list of all of your donors as well as a list of all donors to your Friendship House Team .
To easily send thank-you emails to donors, follow these steps:
  1. Log in to your fundraiser dashboard by clicking the "LOGIN" link in the top right
  2. Click "Reports" in the navigation menu under your profile picture.
  3. Locate the donor/donation you'd like to thank, and click "Send Email" (If the donor didn't submit their email address, this option is unavailable.)
  4. Type the message in the pop-up window, and click "Send Email"
You are receiving these emails because we would like to keep you updated on your fundraising efforts. If you wish to stop receiving these updates, please login to your headquarters and edit your account preferences.

Website FAQs

A personal URL is a shortened link to your team or personal page that you can send to friends and family in emails. A personal URL will look like this https://www.walk4friendshipboca.com/ben
When a donor makes a donation online, s/he can enter text to appear on the fundraising honor roll. This may be the donor's name, or it could be something like "From the whole Wolf family" or "In Memory of Aunt Cathy".