How To Create and Share a Fundraising Contact-Less Pick-Up Event on Facebook

Create a public Facebook event on your computer:

  1. From your News Feed, click Events in the left menu or click https://www.facebook.com/events/.
  2. Click + Create Event on the left side.
  3. Click Public Event, then click Next. Anyone will be able to see your event and search for it, even if you aren’t friends. Once you’ve created a public event, you won’t be able to change it to private later.
  4. Fill in the event name, location, date, time and description.
  5. Type and select keywords about your public event so it can be better recommended to people who are interested in that topic (example: Organization Name Fall Fundraiser).
  6. Choose who can edit and post in your event and then click Create. You’ll be taken to your event where you can invite guestsadd a cover photo or video, share posts and edit event details.

To edit an existing event on your computer:

  1. From your News Feed, click Events in the left menu.
  2. Select an event you would like to edit.
  3. Click Edit to the right.
  4. Change the event name, location, time, description or co-hosts.
  5. Click Update.

Note: Public event creators can change the date and time after creation, but may not be able to if the event is within a couple of days.

Read additional help to create events here.

To Share Your Event on Your Facebook:

  1. From your News Feed, click Events in the left menu and select the event you’d like to share.
  2. Click  to the right.
  3. Select Share as Post or Send in Messenger.

You can also copy and paste the event URL into a post or message. Be sure to tag Seville Farms at https://www.facebook.com/SevilleFarmsPlants.