Industry Challenge

We are thrilled that you have decided to join the JDRF Revolution Ride to Defeat Diabetes, presented by Sun Life Financial. If you are a company leader, you can encourage your employees and those of other companies in your sector to some friendly competition by joining you, registering, and raising funds! Challenge one or more companies to join the JDRF Revolution Ride and see who can raise the most funding. Below is a sample letter you can send to other companies you are interested in inviting to join the challenge, and Ride for a great cause.

Click here to download a customizable Microsoft Word template of this sector challenge invite letter.

Sector Challenge Invite Letter

Purpose: Sector Challenge company recruitment
Who Sends This: Company champion/Local Cabinet Member
Who Do You Send This To: Company leaders within sector
When Is This Sent Out: Recruitment time (June) for event

Dear <Insert Company Name>,

<Insert Company Name> is proud to participate in the 2017 JDRF Revolution Ride to Defeat Diabetes, presented by Sun Life Financial. The JDRF Revolution Ride is an inspirational, fun event that brings together corporate Canada in friendly competition to see who can show the most team spirit and raise the most funds for a great cause. This exciting stationary bike-a-thon event will be held at <insert location> on <insert date>.

We are thrilled to extend a challenge to <Insert Company Name> to battle against our company within the <Insert Sector> to see who can raise the most funds by <Insert Date>. I challenge you to harness the collective power of your company’s employees, along with our employees, and join us to help improve the lives of more than 300,000 Canadians living with type 1 diabetes (T1D).

I am Riding for… (If you have a personal connection to diabetes, please describe it here).

I challenge you to join the <Insert Sector> Challenge along with <insert # of participating companies> to see who can raise the most funds to help us reach our Goal of <Insert $XX> towards the <insert Ride location> Ride goal of <insert $XX>.

Accepting the challenge is simple: (1) Register today at jdrf.ca/revolution (2) Challenge your colleagues to recruit teams of 5 and (3) Start raising funds! You will not be disappointed by this rewarding and high energy event.

Show your resolve to revolve and register today to defeat diabetes.

Sincerely,

<Insert Company Name>

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