Our goal is to make your R2R yard sale event as easy as possible for you so here are a few tips and resources that we encourage you to use to promote your event.
social Media resources
Use our campaign branded social media images to let your family and friends know that your are participating in a community wide effort for this amazing cause! Simply download the images by clicking below. Don't forget to include a link to your event fundraising page when sharing these images. Be sure to use our campaign hashtag #rubbish2resources and tag @redeeminglovecalifornia (for Facebook) or @redeemingloveca (for Instagram and Twitter) on all of your posts so that we can highlight and share your fun pictures and videos with our followers!
*Click on any of the images to see a larger version
Sample Craig's List Ad
When publicizing your event, go beyond just your family and friends and advertise your yard sale online to the public. Craig's List allows you to post yard sale listings for FREE and we have provided a suggested sample ad for you. Simply copy, paste, and customize the ad below with your specific details.
WE ARE HAVING A HUGE MULTI-FAMILY YaRD SALE FOR CHARITY!
We are having a huge yard sale to support Redeeming Love, an organization dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing home for young women seeking rehabilitation from domestic sex trafficking! 100% of what we sell will go to this organization! *(NOTE: if you are doing a 'name your own price' yard sale, be sure to indicate this in your ad!)
There will be lots of items to buy with many different families contributing! Some of the items will be:
- (include a list of items here, things like specific pieces of furniture, types of tools, types of fishing gear, types of clothing, records, books, etc: Include photos of your most interesting items if you can in the craigslist ad)
We will be having our yard sale on (DATE AND TIMES HERE) at (ADDRESS HERE). Stop by and check it out and hopefully purchase a few things to help victims of human trafficking! If you would like to know more about Redeeming Love, you can check out their website at www.RedeemingLoveCa.com. We are looking forward to seeing you!
For step-by-step instructions on how to post a yard sale on Craig's List, click here