Can I get mailing lists from Children’s to help promote my event?
We would love to help, but confidentiality requirements do not allow us to provide any mailing lists. We recommend asking friends and family to spread the word.
When will I know my fundraiser has been approved?
We will contact you within 5 business days after receiving your event application.
Can I use the benefiting Children's logo?
Yes, once your event is approved we are happy to provide a benefiting Children's logo for use in your promotional materials. Please submit materials for approval prior to printing or use.
Will someone from Children’s help me plan/run my event?
We are busy planning Children’s events like the Parade, Hope and Will Ball, Summer Sizzle and many others and are unable to manage community events. We can however, give advice and provide support for your event.
Can Children’s issue tax receipts to my donors?
We supply tax letters for donations made directly to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.
Can I have a raffle at my event?
The state of Georgia requires a raffle license and we are unable to provide this for community events.
Can Children’s provide items for my auction?
We are sorry, but we are unable to provide auction items.
Can Children’s send a press release or solicit media coverage for my event?
Unfortunately, we are unable to help with media outreach. We highly recommend asking friends and family to help spread the word about your event, and using personal social media channels for publicity.
Does Children’s accept toy donations?
Please review our guidelines on toy donations.
Does Children’s provide insurance for my event?
Children’s can’t assume any liability for and event conducted on its behalf.
Will Children’s find volunteers for my event?
Event organizers are responsible for finding volunteers to help with planning and staffing of their event.
How do I pay for expenses from my event?
We strongly encourage event organizers to include a budget that covers expenses. Children’s cannot reimburse these costs. We are happy to provide a budget planning worksheet to help you.