AIDS/LifeCycle benefits, and is jointly produced by, San Francisco AIDS Foundation (Tax ID # 94-2927405) and L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center (Tax ID # 95-3567895), each of which is a nonprofit, public benefit corporation recognized as tax exempt under IRS Code Section 501(c)(3). Donations to AIDS/LifeCycle are deductible for income tax purposes, to the extent permitted by law.
Each cyclist is required to raise a minimum of $3,000. We know that sounds like a lot of money (it is!) but we’ll provide you with some great tools and support to make it as easy as possible to reach your goal! You’ll be provided with an online Participant Center from which you can send fundraising emails and where you’ll be able to keep track of your fundraising progress. In addition, you’ll be provided a Participant Homepage that makes it convenient for your donors to contribute online using a credit card. You’ll also be eligible to earn great fundraising incentives! Through it all, you’ll have the assistance of a Participant Representative any time you need it!
- Your Participant Center is your information and fundraising base. In it, you can not only keep abreast of the latest AIDS/LifeCycle announcements and news, you can also keep track of your fundraising progress, send fundraising emails, and personalize your Participant Homepage.
- Logging in to your Participant Center: Go to the “Login” area at the top of the ALC website, and login with your username and password. Once you're logged in, just click the Participant Center button. If you did not choose a username when you registered for AIDS/LifeCycle, your username will be your email address. To get your password, click on the question mark icon next to the login button and then fill in the user name and email address under the email password section. Your password will be emailed to you directly.
- Your Personal Page is your own personal AIDS/LifeCycle page where your donors will be able to conveniently donate using their credit card. There, they can see your picture, read your words, and even find their name scrolling on your list of donors! We encourage you to personalize your homepage as much as possible. Tell your story, add pictures and video, and blog about your training to create a page that will inspire your donors to support you. We make setting up your Personal Page easy!