Personalize Your Fundraising Page

We want to ensure that everyone who comes across your page knows who you are and what you are about. Classy Allows you to customize your page to add your own personal touch. See below on how you can customize your profile and check out our Team Maryland Profile Example on Classy to see our recommended template: https://support.somd.org/fundraiser/3357875


Story Section
Use this template to copy, paste, and customize your story:
My name is [insert athlete name] and I’m a Special Olympics Maryland athlete from [insert athlete county] County. I’ve been selected to compete in the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games in Orlando Florida from June 5-12, 2022. I’ll be representing both the state of Maryland delegation as a member of the [insert athlete sport] team. To make my journey to Orlando possible, I need to raise $2,250 to cover trip expenses like travel, meals, uniforms, and equipment… and every little bit counts! If you are interested in supporting me, please make a donation to my page above. Thank you!


Add Pictures & Videos
If you have pictures and videos of yourself competing, your story is a great place to add them so people can get to know you a little better. We recommend a max of 3 pictures and 2 videos to prevent overloading the donor with content.

  1. When in the text editor
    1. Select the image button to upload images from your computer
    2. Select the video button to add a video from a URL. If your video exisists on your computer you will need to upload it to YouTube (or your perfered video platform) and copy and paste the link. Here are instructions on how to upload a video to YouTube.

If you have any trouble with these steps, please refer to the Classy Resource Library. If you are still having trouble with personalizing your Classy fundraising page, please email events@somd.org with your questions.


Once you have completed these steps move on to setting up your Classy + Facebook fundraiser!

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