Baseball Fundraising - Learn How to Raise the Most Money

Did you know that there are lots of baseball fundraisers that don't cost anything to start?

We hear from baseball teams all the time that are surprised to hear that they don't need any money to start a fundraiser.

Historically teams and leagues limited themselves to candy fundraising. While that is still a great option there are so many more choices now available.

We have a great selection of baseball fundraiser ideas for your team or league. Whether you are looking for baseball shaped lollipops, candy or a product to pre sell, you will find the best baseball sports fundraising ideas for your group here.

We’ll talk about the different baseball related groups below. Equally important, though, is where and how you want to hold your fundraiser. There are opporunities that you may not have thought of to sell as concessions at games or practices. Lots of teams look to one fundraiser for all of their money when you can raise quite a bit albeit slowly throughout the season by offering something like candy bars or lollipops.

You might also consider Baseball Scratch Cards as a fun sport-specific donation type fundraiser that can raise a lot of money very quickly.

Different Kinds of Baseball Fundraising Group Types

Baseball Players

There are lots of baseball oriented groups that need to raise money which means there needs to be a lot of thought before choosing the best product to sell or event to hold.

Here's a breakdown of some of the common groups or individuals and some advice on the best ways to proceed:

Leagues: We have helped with league wide fundraisers throughout the United States and far and away there are two dominant schools of thought on products. Half the large organizations choose to sell candy. They purchase enough candy of that each player needs to sell a case of candy. That works well for most leagues and families understand that they will be buying a case of candy during registration and they can choose to sell it or eat it.

The other product leagues gravitate towards is frozen cookie dough. There are two things about cookie that that make it popular. The first is that most people will buy a couple of tubs of cookie dough and it is easy to sell. Additionally there is no need to purchase or obligate yourself to any product in advance of your sale. The players pre sell using free brochures and at the end of the sale you purchase the products that have already been sold.

Teams: If you're raising money for a team the list of options is virtually unlimited. Medium sized groups such as teams can sell any product and typically meet the minimum order requirements. So if you don't want to lay out money you can choose any of the no upfront cost brochure fundraisers. Of course lots of teams still opt for candy or lollipops to raise money.

Individual Players: If you are an individual player needing to raise some money the odds are good that you should choose one of the direct sale items like candy or even try something like scratch off fundraising cards. That means you will need a little money to purchase a product you can sell. Look for items with smaller minimums or higher profits like fundraising cards.

3 Baseball Fundraisers That Don't Cost Anything to Start

Top 3 Baseball Fundraisers that Cost Nothing to Start

1. Cookie Dough Fundraiser: Cookie dough became a viable baseball fundraiser when minimums were reduced making it possible for teams to use this program. Cookie dough is such a natural fundraising product so we suggest you consider any of the four no cost options in our cookie dough section.

2. Snackin in the USA: This program works well for any sports team or group. In fact so many sports groups use it that we now design the cover with different sports scenes. Your players will sell 24 extremely popular bags of snack foods for $7. You'll make 50% profit and since there is no minimum smaller teams can use this option.

3. Magic Melts Fundraiser: Magic Melts have become one of our top fundraisers overall so we want to make sure all baseball groups consider it. The melts are highly scented fragrance bars that you use in candle warmers instead of burning candles. There are a few national brands that are extremely popular. We feel like our Magic Melts are better than those products as far as quality is concerned but our price is wonderful. You'll sell a package of melts for $4 and still make 50% profit. There's no minimum and you can qualify for free shipping if you sell 150 or more packages.

Candy is Still a Terrific Option

Lots of school groups have dropped candy as a fundraising product which actually makes it even more attractive as a baseball fundraiser.

Groups give each player candy to sell. Some require each player to sell a full case. Others say a player must sell a couple of carriers. You can decide how much candy you want them to sell based on the dollar amount each needs to raise.

Fundraising Candy

If you would like to sell candy we suggest you sell our $1 Peanut Free Candy Bars. The bars obviously sell for a dollar each and that's a price most people are comfortable spending. Besides the price players can buy as little as one case at a time and shipping in included in the price.

Don't Forget About Concession Stands

You don't need to have an elaborate concession stand to raise extra money for your team or league.

Concession Stand

All you really need it a table that you can set up at practices or games. Be sure to set it up in a high traffic area.

To take full advantage of the potential consider selling these items:

1. Fundraising candy

2. Lollipops

3. Water and soft drinks

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Our Top Baseball Fundraising Ideas:
Baseball Cookie Dough Fundraiser
Baseball Cookie Dough Fundraiser
Top cookie dough chosen by baseball teams and leagues
Flower Bulb Fundraiser
Flowers and Bulbs
Flower Bulbs sales coincide perfectly with baseball season
Snackin in the USA Fundraiser
Snackin in the USA
Fantastic selection of snacks. Great selection of tasty choices.
Magic Melts Fundraiser
Magic Melt Wax Bars
Easy to sell scented wax bars are easy for players to sell
Baseball fundraising scratch cards
Baseball Scratch Cards
Players can raise $100 with a single card. Get for teams and leagues.
Lollipop Fundraiser for Baseball Teams
Lollipops for Baseball Teams
Great lollipops for players to sell as concessions or to friends
Beef Jerky Fundraiser
Jack Links Beef Jerky
Consider beef snacks instead of chocolate candy bars
What Our Customers Say:
Snackin in the USA Fundraiser 2014
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Review Posted by: Reynoldsburg High School Cheerleaders - (July 09 2015)

Hi Teresa, As soon as my treasurer calls me with our debit care info, I will make the payment. Thank you so much for all of your help! I am very pleased with the amount of $$ the girls have earned towards their participation fees. Thank you again,, Lori L. Jones

Magic Melts Wickless Candle Fundraiser
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Review Posted by: SHOC Club - (April 24 2015)

I loved this fundraiser. It was easy and convenient. They gave me no problems when I needed to change the end date of my fundraiser. The melts smell great. They send you order forms and money collect envelopes. I placed the order on Tuesday and received it on a Friday. I highly recommend this company

Flower Bulb Fundraising
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Review Posted by: Lynn - (April 09 2015)

Lisa, Received our order yesterday! Thank you so much! Everything went great! I think everyone that ordered will be happy with their order I know I am! Thanks again, Lynn Workmaster

Magic Melts Wickless Candle Fundraiser
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Review Posted by: Tawnja - (April 07 2015)

Kari, We received all candle and wax melt orders. Thank you so very much for all your help with this fundraiser. It was very successful for us! Thanks!

Flower Bulb Fundraising
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Review Posted by: school district 91 - (April 06 2015)

Thank you very much for the easy fundraiser. It was so easy and you were so helpful we are doing a cookie dough now.

Flower Bulb Fundraising
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Review Posted by: LouAnn - (March 23 2015)

Hi Teresa, Thank you for all of your assistance with this fundraising event. Everything is accounted for and looks great! I would definitely consider another fundraising event with your company in the future. LouAnn

$10 Frozen Cookie Dough Tubs
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Review Posted by: Thomas - (December 18 2014)

I just wanted to give you an update. We received our cookie dough and there wasn’t a single cookie dough tub that was broken or damaged. Everything turned out great. I appreciate your help and how much the company kept us in the loop about shipping. Thank you !

Magic Melts Wickless Candle Fundraiser
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Review Posted by: Kathy - (December 16 2014)

Kari, Please tell your team "U ROCK"! I look forward to doing business with you again in the future! Have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS!! Sincerely, Kathy and Bonnie, Lincoln K-8 Coaches

Helpful Pages to Consider

No Upfront Cost Fundraisers

Candy Fundraisers

Cookie Dough Fundraisers

Candle Fundraising

Fundraising Cards

Scratch Cards

Coffee Fundraisers

Lollipop Fundraisers

School Fundraising

Sports Fundraising

Church Fundraisers

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