FUNDRAISING INCENTIVES

PanCAN PurpleStride wouldn't be the success it is without you. That’s why we want to recognize and reward Striders who reach special fundraising milestones. Learn about those milestones below and check out the event deadlines page to ensure you reach these levels in time to receive the benefits.Thanks for your incredible fundraising!


Recognition Deadlines

T-SHIRTS

Everyone who registers and raises (or makes a personal donation of) $50 or more by the event deadline will receive a PanCAN PurpleStride T-shirt! T-shirts can be picked up on event day.

All pancreatic cancer survivors who register for PurpleStride are eligible to receive a special survivor T‑shirt with no fundraising minimum required.

PanCAN PurpleStride Grand Club

The PurpleStride Grand Club is a nationwide program recognizing participants who individually raise $1,000 or more for their PurpleStride event.

As a participant, we know you give your time and energy to fight pancreatic cancer and the PurpleStride Grand Club gives us the opportunity to show our gratitude for your efforts. Grand Club members receive an exclusive gift as a token of our appreciation, and enjoy access to celebrations, exclusive webinars, etc. Grand Club members are among our most dedicated and loyal supporters, and we are so grateful!

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The Grand Club is a nationwide program recognizing participants who individually raise $1,000 or more for their PanCAN PurpleStride event.

As a participant, we know you give your time and energy to fight pancreatic cancer and the PurpleStride Grand Club gives us the opportunity to show our gratitude for your efforts. Grand Club members receive an exclusive gift as a token of our appreciation, and enjoy access to celebrations, exclusive webinars, etc. Grand Club members are among our most dedicated and loyal supporters and we are so grateful!

As a member of the PurpleStride Grand Club, you are eligible to receive an exclusive Grand Club gift. Wear this gift with pride in your community to engage others in our fight against pancreatic cancer.

We’re thankful for your fundraising efforts and the Grand Club gift is one way for us to show our appreciation. You will also enjoy access to celebrations, exclusive webinars, etc.

Thank you for raising $1,000 or more to fight the world's toughest cancer — we are grateful for your support! Once you raised $1,000, you should have received an email inviting you to claim your gift via a prompt when you next log into your PanCAN PurpleStride Dashboard. Select Claim My Gift and fill out your size and mailing address. Your PurpleStride Grand Club gift will be delivered right to your doorstep. Please allow 2-4 weeks for delivery. If you opted out by accident, please contact Customer Service at events@pancan.org or 877-272-6226 and they'll be happy to help you.

And don't stop there! Keep your momentum going by setting the bar even higher and continuing to fundraise for those impacted by pancreatic cancer! You have up to 60 days after your event to raise $1,000 or more and earn your Grand Club gift.

You have until June 30, 2023 to raise $1,000 or more and earn your Grand Club gift.

Your fundraising means PanCAN can continue to provide life-changing programs and services for pancreatic cancer patients and families. Because of you, PanCAN is able to advance scientific research, including early detection initiatives and new treatment approaches; build volunteer relationships in local communities; provide free, personalized information about treatment options, diet, and resources to patients and caregivers and advocate for increased research funding. $1,000 can support one of our research grantees’ work for 6 weeks, exploring early detection and new treatments.

To learn more, visit www.pancan.org.

TOP 3 TEAMS

  • The 3 teams who raise the most by the deadline will have their team names printed on the back of the event T-shirt.
  • Team Captains of the 3 teams who raise the most by the deadline will receive a certificate on stage at the event’s opening ceremony.
  • Top 3 team names will appear on their event’s website.
  • Top 3 team names will be recognized in post-event emails.

TOP 10 TEAMS

  • The 10 teams who raise the most by the deadline will have their team names printed on the back of the event T-shirt.
  • Top 10 team names will appear on their event’s website.
  • Top 10 team names will be recognized in post-event emails.

PASSION AND ELITE TEAMS

PASSION TEAM: $5,000+
Raise $5,000 or more and become a Passion Team! Our Passion Teams receive a team sign customized with their team name and access to an exclusive Passion Teams area on event day, where they can gather and meet their team members and other teams who have also hit this status.

ELITE TEAM: $10,000+
Raise $10,000 or more and become an Elite Team! Our Elite Teams have truly gone above and beyond to hit extraordinary levels and will not only receive a team sign customized with their team name, but also their very own VIP area with a banner featuring their team name and a special giveaway on event day.

ACHIEVEMENT BADGES

Who doesn’t love an achievement badge? You have the opportunity to earn up to 13! Your badges will appear in your PanCAN PurpleStride Dashboard and on your public-facing personal fundraising page as you earn them. Check out the types of badges you can earn below and login to your PanCAN PurpleStride Dashboard to start earning them!

  • Updated personal page Badge
  • Customize Your Personal Fundraising Page
  • Personal Donation Badge
  • Make a Personal Donation
  • FB Badge
  • Connect to Facebook to Fundraise
  • Download App badge
  • Download the PanCAN PurpleStride App
  • Donation Count badge
  • Receive Your First 5 Donations
  • Raise 50 and earn tshirt
  • Raise $50 and Earn a T‑shirt
  • Raised $100 Badge
  • Raise $100
  • Raised $250 Badge
  • Raise $250
  • Raised $500 Badge
  • Raise $500
  • Raised $750 Badge
  • Raise $750
  • Raised $1,000 Badge
  • Raise $1,000 and Join the PanCAN PurpleStride Grand Club
  • Raised $1,000 Badge
  • Reach Your Fundraising Goal
  • Become a PS alum badge
  • Be a PanCAN PurpleStride Alum