RUN (or Walk) for JUMP 2017

Saturday, September 23, 2017


Thanks for fundraising with us! 

A 5K Run along Burlington's beautiful bike path or a 1K Run for youth 13 and under or a 1K Walk open to all.

If you haven't already registered for the Run (or Walk) for JUMP 2017:

If you would like to register as an individual:  Click the "Register" button and select your type and quantity.  Then click "Register" to set up your account. Click "next" to skip over the team name and start personalizing your page.

If you're part of a team or you want to create a new team:  You must register as an individual first (you can only join or create a team after you register as an individual). Click the "Register" button and select your type and quantity.  Then click "Register" to set up your account.  Next select your team name or create your team if it’s not listed. NOTE: Before setting up a new team, check the list of existing teams to make sure your team has not been created.

How do I set up my online fundraising site?

It’s easy! Visit JUMP's FirstGiving page (you're already here) and read the instructions.

Click “Register,” then select the number of participants.

You’ll need to provide your email address and create a password the first time. If you are registering as part of a team, click “Join a Team.” If you don’t see your team, then you are the first one to join and you can create your team name.

Now the fun part starts! Upload photos and personalize your page however you’d like. Upload your email address book or reach out to your friends on Facebook, Twitter and more.

Now you are up and running! Post your link on Facebook and Twitter and send out your emails. Questions? Need help? Email us at

Here are a few tips to help you make your page shine!

Be sure to personalize the title of your fundraising page with your name so your friends can find you.

Customize the text and the photo on your page to express your purpose. Adding your photo and personal tidbits helps your page stand out from the crowd.

Tell why you're participating in the 2017 Run (or Walk) for JUMP-- why it's important to YOU.

Use the online tools to send emails to your friends, family and co-workers, post your page on Facebook, and more!

Add tags to your page -- especially "JUMP"