2019.  CEEAS is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit.

Become an Ambassador!

We’d be honored if you would join us in spreading the word as a CEEAS Giving Tuesday Ambassador. From staff to board members, to donors and other supporters, we’re inviting members of our community to help us raise money on Giving Tuesday through social media sharing and peer-to-peer campaigns.

You can help us reach our  $15,000 Giving Tuesday goal by:

  • Sharing: help us spread the word by sharing, liking, and posting on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram on Giving Tuesday 

  • Fundraising: set up your own Giving Tuesday crowdfunding page through Facebook or Crowdrise (it only takes a minute!) and share your page with friends and family

We've got templates below!

Sign up here for updates!

Together, we can empower youth.

With your support, we can continue to expand educational opportunities that benefit thousands of students held in confinement
Help us fund this critical work.
#GivingTuesday

Toolkit

Social Media Sharing

Fundraising

Social Media Sharing

Post, share, like, and retweet! This really helps to get our fundraiser noticed!

Instructions, templates, and handles below!

1. FOLLOW us on Twitter and LIKE us on Facebook

Twitter: @SecondChanceEDU

Facebook: @CEEAS.org

 

2. PLEDGE your support by posting

We ask that you post at least twice, once before #GivingTuesday and once on the day of (templates below)

3. LIKE our posts, share them, and retweet

We ask that you like our #GivingTuesday posts, comment on them, and reshare or retweet them 

 

Facebook

Before Giving Tuesday

I’m proud to share that I’m supporting the work of CEEAS in bringing educational initiatives to incarcerated youth this #GivingTuesday! I'm pledging to donate to the organization on December 3rd and spread the word about their work in hopes you’ll join me in giving. Stay tuned to my Facebook page and follow @CEEAS.org for updates and stories about how their programs bring meaningful opportunities to young people held in confinement around the country. You can learn more here: https://www.ceeas.org/giving-tuesday

@CEEAS.org provides education initiatives to students incarcerated in juvenile facilities around the country; the projects get them excited about learning, intorduce them to technology, and foster their creative expression. On December 3rd, #GivingTuesday 2019, I pledge to support CEEAS, and I’m asking you to join me. Save the date! Learn more: https://www.ceeas.org/giving-tuesday

On Giving Tuesday

Today is the day!  It's #GivingTuesday and we all have the opportunity to give back to our communities.  I've chosen to support @CEEAS.org and I hope you will consider doing the same.  You can make a donation here: http://bit.ly/GTCEEAS.  CEEAS is improving education for youth in the juvenile justice system; each year they serve over 3,000 incarcerated students. Together, we can empower our youth!

Twitter

Before Giving Tuesday

Save the Date! #GivingTuesday is a day for everyone, everywhere, to GIVE! I am supporting @SecondChanceEDU on December 3. They bring quality education to incarcerated youth around the country, work I'm proud to support. http://bit.ly/GTCEEAS

#GivingTuesday is almost here. How will you give on December 3? I'll be supporting @SecondChanceEDU and their work bringing ed opportunities to our young people in the juvenile justice system. Learn more: http://bit.ly/GTCEEAS

On Giving Tuesday
I just gave to @SecondChanceEDU, and I hope you’ll do the same! http://bit.ly/GTCEEAS #GivingTuesday #EmpowerOurYouth

It's #GivingTuesday! How are you participating? Consider joinging be and giving to support education for incarcerated youth with @SecondChanceEDU here: http://bit.ly/GTCEEAS

CEEAS Social Media Handles

Twitter: @SecondChanceEDU

Facebook: @CEEAS.org

CEEAS Giving Tuesday Donation Page Link: http://bit.ly/GTCEEAS

Fundraising

Create your own fundraiser for CEEAS using Facebook or Crowdrise.

Read instructions and view templates below.

1. CREATE YOUR FUNDRAISER

 

Facebook Fundraiser

Click here or follow the below instructions to create your own Facebook fundraiser:

  1. Click Fundraisers in the left menu of your News Feed.

  2. Click Raise Money.

  3. Select Nonprofit or Charity.

  4. Select Center for Educational Excellence in Alternative Settings (@CEEAS.org), choose a cover photo and fill in the fundraiser details.

  5. Click Create

Crowdrise Fundraiser

Visit our Crowdrise page and click to start a campaign.  You'll be guided through a quick set-up process to name your campaign, set a goal, and share why a campaign story. You can also add an image to your campaign.  Make sure you click to publish!

Sample Campaign Story

CEEAS works to expand and improve educational opportunities for young people in the juvenile justice system.  Their educational initiatives benefit thousands of young people held in confinement at juvenile facilities across the country, by bringing engaging, relevant, and meaningful learning opportunities to students.  Let's keep our young people exciting about their education!

2. SHARE YOUR FUNDRAISER

 

Facebook Templates

Announcement

This Giving Tuesday, I’m launching a fundraiser for @CEEAS.org, a nonprofit that expands and improves educational opportunities for young people in the juvenile justice system around the country. Donate and share this post to help me reach my  [Example: $1,000] fundraising goal by December 3! Donate here [Link to your FB fundraiser or Crowdrise page]

Update

Just  [#] hours left to support my Giving Tuesday fundraiser for @CEEAS.org! Every little bit helps. [Link to your FB fundraiser or Crowdrise page]

Last Call

Hi Friends and Family! I’m only  [Example: $212] away from my Giving Tuesday fundraiser goal supporting youth through the work of  @CEEAS.org. Please give in these last couple hours if you can! [Link to your FB fundraiser or Crowdrise page]

Twitter Templates

Announcement

This #GivingTuesday, I’m launching a fundraiser for @SecondChanceEDU, to improve ed opportunities for incarcerated youth. Donate/share by December 3, here [Link to your FB fundraiser or Crowdrise page]

Update

Just  [#] hours left to support my #GivingTuesday fundraiser for @SecondChanceEDU! Every little bit helps. [Link to your FB fundraiser or Crowdrise page]

Last Call

Friends/Family! I’m only  [Example: $212] away from my #GivingTuesday fundraiser goal supporting @SecondChanceEDU. Please give if you can! [Link to your FB fundraiser or Crowdrise page]

Email Template

Hi Family and Friends,

This year on Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving, I’m raising money for The Center for Educational Excellence in Alternative Settings (CEEAS), a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving and expanding educational opportunities for young people involved in the juvenile justice system.

I’m supporting  CEEAS on December 3rd because [Example: I want to help ensure that our incarcerated young people have opportunities to engage in relevant, meaningful, and technology-enhanced educational projects that will get them excited about their education].

Please consider supporting my crowdfunding campaign which ends December 3rd by clicking on this link to my fundraising page [Tip: Link to your Facebook/Crowdrise fundraiser here].

Every amount helps! If you’re unable to donate at this time, I’d appreciate it if you’d share my page on social media or forward this email to people in your network.

Thank you so much!