We would love for all our friends, collaborators and supporters to tweet about the #RioRaffle once a day from now through December 11th!
Anyone buying a ticket is asked where they heard about the contest, including what Twitter handle was used–if it’s yours, for every two tickets you recruit we’ll gift you a chance to win!
We encourage you to mix and match from the following sample tweets, videos, favela facts, hashtags and images.
Important: Every tweet should include the #RioRaffle hashtag and the short link to the main Raffle page: bit.ly/RioRaffle.
Tip 1: Search for #RioRaffle on Twitter to borrow from or Retweet existing tweets!
Tip 2: Boost your tweet using a pic! [see below]
My #TopRioSite is __________. What’s yours @______? Enter the bit.ly/RioRaffle 4 a free trip back! [ATTACH PHOTO of site if possible]
>>To tweet immediately afterwards as a “reply”: Pls keep the chain going by tweeting the same but tagging other tweeters in your response – thank you!!
- 250k Brazilians threatened with eviction or evicted from homes due 2 megaevents. Help amplify voices http://bit.ly/2014RioRaffle
- Was the #2014WorldCup a success? 21 of 57 infrastructure projects were scrapped. Help keep tabs on #2016 http://bit.ly/2014RioRaffle
- Since April, Complexo da Maré in Rio has been occupied by army in name of #WorldCup. Help keep tabs on #2016 http://bit.ly/2014RioRaffle
- Bc of the #Olympics, 900 families will be evicted from their homes in Vila União de Curicica. Help report on it http://bit.ly/2014RioRaffle
- Gentrification pushes lower-income people out to the urban periphery in Rio. How do they feel? Help report on it http://bit.ly/2014RioRaffle
- Buying a
#RioRaffle tickt 4 a cause I care about: increased visibility 4 favelas. Join me+win a trip for 2 to #Rio bit.ly/RioRaffle
@CatComm to bring visibility to #favelas b4 #Rio2016 and win a trip for 2 to #Rio! bit.ly/RioRaffle [INSERT PHOTO]
- Just got my ticket to win a FREE trip for 2 to
#Brazil while supporting Rio’s favelas! Get yours here: bit.ly/RioRaffle [INSERT PHOTO]
- Win a trip for 2 to #Rio and support community media in the #favelas. bit.ly/RioRaffle [INSERT PHOTO]
- AWESOME video on why you should enter bit.ly/RioRaffle to support
#favelas + win a trip for 2 to #Rio http://bit.ly/2014RioRaffleVid
- 19k families evicted from Rio
#favelas since 2009. Support favelas with a bit.ly/RioRaffle ticket + win trip for 2 to #Rio!
#TravelTuesday! If you want to #visitBrazil, enter @CatComm’s #RioRaffle for a chance to win a FREE trip for 2: bit.ly/RioRaffle
2014 Rio Raffle Video: http://bit.ly/2014RioRaffleVid
Testimonial from 2013 Rio Raffle winner: http://bit.ly/2013RaffleWinner
- Around 24% of #Rio’s population live in #favelas. The favelas are Rio’s affordable housing market.
- There are over 1000 #favelas in #Rio.
- #Rio’s oldest #favela Providência was founded in 1897.
- 95% of #favela homes are built of brick, concrete, and reinforced steel.
- 19k families evicted from Rio’s
#favelas since 2009.
- 37 of #Rio’s #favelas have been pacified since 2008.
Find more Favela Facts here: http://bit.ly/FavelaFacts.
#Rio, #VisitRio, #VisitBrazil, #travel, #favelas, #EndFavelaStigma, #contest
Save image and insert into Tweet. Look here for more images: www.bit.ly/RioRafflePics