Ergathon Fundraising Tips

AB Crew ERG-A-THON Fundraising TIPS

How do I start?

Contact your family, friends and neighbors (not current rowers). Tell them why AB Crew is important to you and why the team needs their support. Include links to in all correspondence.  Always thank people for their support, AB Crew appreciates all donations.

How do I get to $250.00?

  • 10 gifts of $25 = $250.00
  • 2 gifts of $50.00 + 4 gifts of $25 + 5 gifts of $10 = $250
  • 5 gifts of $10 + 10 gifts of $20 = $250

There are many ways to reach and exceed your goal, be creative and have fun!

Are donations tax deductible?

YES! Arlington-Belmont Crew is a non-profit organization 501(c)(3) and is eligible to receive charitable donations from individuals, corporations and foundations.  Individual donations are tax deductible according to IRS regulations.   AB Crew is eligible to receive corporate matching gifts. Please be sure to ask your adult friends if their company participates in the matching gift program.

What‘s new at AB Crew?

This spring is an exciting time for the team.  We go into the season as the defending Massachusetts Public School Rowing Association Team State Champions.  We are in a strong position with a new, very experienced Head Coach Dave Deluliis, he has coached at both the collegiate and high school levels, and with well known rowing legend Buzz Congram as our team consultant.  Like all athletic programs, AB Crew is always evolving to meet the needs of its athletes and we are excited to be working with seasoned and well-respected leadership.