From: Involvement Center
Date: July 26, 2021
Subject: Backyard Bash 2021


Backyard Bash 2021!

Backyard Bash 2021 is quickly approaching! The Involvement Center is committed to developing a plan for a safe in-person Backyard Bash to be held September 7th from 5pm – 8pm. This year’s event will also include a virtual fair beginning the evening of Backyard Bash through September 21th. Organizations participating must participate in both the in-person and virtual event.

To be included in Backyard Bash your organization must complete BOTH of the following steps no later than August 31st:

Step 1: Complete the Backyard Bash 2021 Registration Form for the in-person event

Step 2: Set up and activate your virtual fair booth

Access your booth:

From your group Dashboard, go to More Tools > Virtual Fairs, then click on the Booth Settings button on the listing for this fair.

              Check out this 5-minute video to see how to build your booth.

Start adding content:

The more content you add, the higher on the list of groups you will appear when filtered by “Most Active” and the more interest you can earn. The types of content include:

  • Add a slogan, share what you are all about, and select if you want students to join your mailing list (by becoming a Contact).
  • Select relevant Interests, Industries, and/or Sports and students that have the same choices will be matched with your group and it will show up for them in a list of Suggested Groups.
  • Media: Make your booth stand out with images and videos from past events, include a links to your website (make sure it’s up to date!), and upload documents.


Watch for future emails and communications regarding IN-PERSON Backyard Bash 2021!




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