Each scout can raise $100 with a single scratch card
The perfect $1 candy bars that are so easy to sell
You'll have no problem selling these great tasting snacks
Give each of your scouts backpacks full of coffee to sell
Perfect earth friendly fundraiser for your troop
A perfect no upfront cost for any scout group
These are the best selling lollipops in the country
Consider beef snacks instead of chocolate candy bars
Girl Scouts sell cookies. But there is no national Boy Scout fund raising program. They need to fend for themselves. This section will cover an array of Boy Scout and Cub Scout fundraising ideas. You will find Boy Scout fundraisers that work well for small groups and you will find others that are perfect for larger scout groups.
Unlike the Girl Scouts who all depend on cookie sales to raise money, Boy Scout fundraising options are chosen by each particular troop. Having that choice can be good or bad. Since there are lots of Cub Scout Fundraising ideas and Boy Scout fundraising ideas to choose from we have identified three we think will work good for scouting organizations
As is always the case, a successful Boy Scout fund raising campaign begins with clearly verbalizing the purpose of the fundraiser. The kids will gladly work hard to pay for scout camp or equipment to help with merit badges. If you simply say we are hold a fundraiser to raise money to use for the troop the results might not be as high as you would like.
So What Are the Best Boy Scout Fundraisers?
At the top of this page we have identified 8 different products that you should definitely consider for your troop. As you can see all of them are relevant to the scouting world.
The main consideration for your group will be whether your troop or one of the parents has the money to purchase a product for your scouts to sell. If you can afford to purchase items like candy or lollipops you will find them easy to sell especially to scouts wearing their uniforms.
You might get hold of your local Wal Mart or any other busy retailer in your town and ask if they would allow you to set up tables near their entry way.
No Upfront Cost Scout Fundraisers
If you don't have the money to purchase products that you can have on hand to sell your troop can try one of the many different brochure fundraisers we offer. They are great for groups that don't have money to start a fundraiser. One of the other benefits of a brochure sale is that you'll only order the products your troop has pre sold so there's no excess inventory at the end of your sale.
There are lots of choices that make a ton of sense for scouts such as flower bulbs or recycleable bags. If you want to browse all of our no upfront cost fundraisers click here.
Boy Scout Fundraising Ideas to consider:
The newest addition to our candle fundraisers. Magic Melts are highly scented wickless wax bars that you melt in candle warmers. There's no cost to start this fundraiser. Make 50% profit. You can even qualify for free shipping.
Color Blasters are a fun candy. These swirl lollipops look like a tie-dyed shirt. All of the different flavors are thrown together and you get a unique mixture of color and flavors. Since no two lollipops are exactly the same you get to offer new fresh products each time someone buys one of your fundraising lollipops. There is only a one case minimum.
Frozen cookie dough is one of the best selling fundraising products. Everyone loves freshly baked cookies. This is our best selling cookie dough program because of the retail selling price. You will sell 2 pounds tubs of dough for only $10 each. Shipping is free unless you are in an extreme remote area. And there's no cost to get started.
You have to try our irresistibly sweet and salty chocolate covered pretzel rods! The Rods are dipped in milk chocolate and then rolled in delicious select toppings including crushed candy coated chocolates, toffee, and rainbow sprinkles. The mixture of salty pretzel, sweet chocolate, and toppings is sure to satisfy all cravings! Fall Promotion: 1 Free Case with every 20 cases!
Jack Links Beef Sticks are a great alternative to candy fundraising. The beef sticks meet or exceed most school nutritional standards. The sticks sell for only $1 or $1.50 each. You can purchase as little as 1 case and shipping is absolutely free
Our newest fundraising discount card - the Dinner and Movie Fundraising Card - offers discounts up to 50% at more than 100,000 different restaurants, theatres and movie rental stores for an entire year. Make 60% profit. Free shipping.
Smencils scented pencils made from recycled newspapers are perfect for schools. Each scented pencil sells for $1 and are shipped in cases containing 10 buckets with 50 Smencils in each. Smencils are available in two varieties. Regular Black Lead as well as assorted fun colors. Best of all shipping is FREE!
Yummy Licks are our #1 lollipop. They come in an assortment of all your favorite flavors. Yummy Licks Round lollipops are packaged in cases of 640 lollipops. Inside the case are 8 packages with each package containing 80 lollipops. You will make 50% profit selling just one case. Shipping is FREE.
You might consider selling coffee and tea to raise money. Coffee has been very successful for many types of groups. Your group would sell 10 oz bags of freshly ground coffee for $10 each. There are seven great flavors along with an old fashion gift coffee tin. Coffee sales work best in the fall and winter.
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