Fundraising Ideas to consider:

$10 Frozen Cookie Dough Tubs

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.

Cookie Dough Mix Fundraiser

How many cookie dough fundraisers have no minimums, 50% profit and are free to start? That's why our Delisheries Cookie Mix fundraiser is skyrocketing in popularity. You can even qualify for FREE shipping. This is the perfect cookie fundraiser for any size group.

Coffee and Tea

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.

Earth Candles

Earth fundraising candles are a great way to raise money with no upfront money. You offer a terrific selection of candles in all the most popular scents. You make 50% profit on every candle you sell. You can even qualify for free shipping. We provide free brochures for each member of your group and all the materials you need to hold your candle sale.

Home for the Holidays Candle Fundraiser

This is the perfect holiday season fundraiser. Our Home for the Holidays Candles make the perfect gift. There's no upfront cost so anyone can start this fundraiser. We provide everything you need to get started and there's no obligation or cost.

Flower Bulb Fundraising

We have Flower Bulb programs specifically for fall and another for spring so you can hold a flower fundraiser any time of year. Flower fundraisers are practical and ecologically sensitive. We offer a great selection of bulbs, a high profit potential, free brochures and order forms and the ability to qualify for free shipping.

Yummy Licks Round Lollipops

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.

Magic Melts Wickless Candle Fundraiser

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.

Peanut FREE $1 Chocolate Bars

Original One Dollar Bars are PEANUT FREE and the largest fundraiser candy bars. Besides being the largest candy bar the One Dollar Bars are only sold through fundraising and are not sold in discount retail stores or vending machines at discounted prices. With only a one case minimum, this chocolate fund raising product is perfect for small groups.

Shopping Bag Fundraiser

We'd like to introduce our updated Dodo Bag program. Now, in addition to the reusable canvas shopping bags, you'll find 24 different bags and totes. And there's no cost to start. We provide free brochures and marketing materials. You make 40% profit on each bag. If you sell 25 bags or more shipping is FREE.

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Cheerleading fundraisers usually lead the way when it comes to small group fundraising. By nature, cheerleaders are energetic, outgoing and determined - all great qualities needed for successful fundraising. Given their ability to sell, below you will find three of our best cheerleading fundraisers. They offer your group different options so you can fund the perfect fundraising activity for your group. Cheerleading Fundraiser Idea #1 One of the best ideas for a cheerleading fundraiser is selling custom scratch...

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Fundraising Software to Help Raise Money

The management of all financials ventures including fundraising is best handled these days with the proper software. Fundraising and management software has become as common place in some areas of fundraising as candy is in others. Interested in Software for Your Fund Raising Venture The right software focuses on the management of donors, cash flow, follow up and other administrative functions of fundraising that can be burdensome to handle manually. Today,...

Selecting Great Fundraising Products

What makes product fundraising a success? Everyone looks forward to the time of year that Girl Scout cookies hit the streets and find their way into our neighborhoods. The Girl Scouts of America have developed a staple product fundraising campaign that produces incredible results every year. They are just one of the many organizations across the nation that integrate product fundraising - such as selling candy, gift wrapping, magazines,...

Plan Your Fundraising Strategies

The problem with many fundraising efforts is that there are no pre-planned strategies in place before the event starts. We find that organizations achieving success in their fundraising efforts made fundraising strategies their first priority. A Solid Plan Helps Produce Great Fundraising Results Good fundraising means you raise the resources your group needs. Great fundraising comes when you build a campaign that is based on a solid plan. The bottom...

PTA Fundraising

PTA fundraising is as much a part of school as report cards, tests and text books. As much as some people would like to think their school district could handle all expenses for elementary schools, the fact of the matter is they just can not. Thankfully faithful PTA members and parents in general do support school PTA fundraising projects! Choosing the right PTA fundraiser, though, is not an easy task. The dynamics of committee oriented PTA's...

PTA Fundraising Ideas

Here are key words associated with School PTA fundraising and why they are the words you should focus on during your planning stages: Business: Treat your PTA fundraiser the same way you would treat your business. Bottom line thinking, giving the right people responsibility, offering products your target market will be attracted to. Those are business thoughts that apply to PTA fundraising. Choose: Choose the right products to sell and that offer the profit potential needed....

PTO Fundraiser

What makes PTO fundraising ideas different than PTA fundraisers? You need to understand the basic difference in the two types of organizations to understand. The main differences between a PTA and a PTO are fairly simple. The national PTA is a formal membership organization headquartered in Chicago. Local groups that choose to belong to the PTA must pay dues to the state and national organization and abide by state and national group rules. In return they...

Easy Soccer Fund Raisers

Fund raising for soccer teams can encompass an entire season or you can hold one large soccer fundraiser that hopefully raises enough money for all things the team needs for the season. Different teams choose different paths. The good news is that Easy Fundraising Ideas has great ideas for either option. Before choosing the right product, you should answer these questions about your fundraising goals: Does your league want something simple that takes little planning or organization? Does your...

Soccer Fundraising

From our experience, there are more children playing soccer today than any other sport. In fact, because of the two distinct seasons, you will find kids playing soccer just about any time of the year. That's why so many soccer parents groan when they hear the words "Soccer Fundraising". Unfortunately, soccer associations, leagues and teams all require equipment, fields to play on, coaches and other supplies to run programs you would want your kids to participate in....

Softball Fundraisers

Are you looking for softball fundraisers? We specialize in softball fundraising ideas! Playing softball can be an expensive proposition. If you don't play softball you probably have no idea how expensive new bats and other equipment can be. If you want to be competitive, you need to make sure you have the best equipment. Here are some softball fundraiser ideas to help pay for the equipment, league fees, umpire fees, travel costs and other expenses. Softball Fundraisers...

Softball Fundraising Idea

A customer called the other day and told us they were having a hard time coming up with a great softball fundraising idea. They had looked at a bunch of fundraising websites but didn't find anything specific to softball teams, leagues or players. He had found sites with great baseball fundraising ideas and most all other sports, but none that focused on holding a softball fundraiser. This article will quickly identify our top softball fund raising ideas...

Softball Fundraising Scratch Cards

Do you play for a softball team that needs to make money for uniforms, equipment or travel? There are lots of softball fundraising options available, but one stands out above all the others. Have you considered softball team scratch off fundraisers? Why do we highly recomend Softball Team Scratch Off Fundraisers? They are extremely profitable and simple to use. Here is how they work: Each player gets one scratch card containing 50 concealed dots. The scratch...

Team Fundraisers

It cost a lot of money to participate in sports these days. Whether you play football, baseball, soccer, basketball or any other sport, you need money for uniforms, equipment, travel and other expenses. Easy Fundraising Ideas has fundraisers perfect for sports groups of all types and sizes. Please click here to request a free fundraising kit for your sports group. Sell Scratch Cards for your Next Team Fundraiser: ...

University Fundraising for Alumni Clubs

When people graduate from a college or university, they quite often move throughout the country as they pursue their careers. However, many remain quite loyal to the school that was so key to their lives and want to continue to support the college or university. But how does a group of individuals that have been spread out throughout the country work together to raise money? Of course they can just make cash donations. But that is...

Volleyball Fundraising

Looking for a volleyball fundraiser? We have lots of volleyball fundraising ideas! Here are some of our best products for your team and some suggestions on how to make them work whether you are selling individually, as a team or even league wide. Volleyball Fundraising Idea #1 - Domino's Pizza Fundraising Cards This is the best volleyball fundraiser no matter how many people are selling. Why? Because the profits are extremely high and the cost to hold...

Tips for Youth Group Fundraisers

For any youth group fundraiser choosing the right product to sell and creating the right environment for success will help you get the results you are looking for. Here are a few tips to help improve your fundraising results: State Clearly the Reason Your Youth Group is Raising Money! This may sound basic but many groups never rally their members around a specific goal, and therefore never attain the...

20 Walk-A-Thon Fundraiser Ideas

Here are some tips to make your Walk-A-Thon Fundraiser a success event: Pick a day of the week when the largest number of walkers can participate. Choose a fun place to hold your walk-a-thon event. Consider parks or other places of attraction that draws a large number of people. Set a specific goal for the walkers to accomplish such as 10 laps or 5 miles. ...

25 Cookie Dough Fundraiser Ideas

Here are some tips to make your sale better: Make sure you have a brochure that clearly shows all the flavors you are selling. The brochures for our cookie dough products can be found at the following links: • Tubs cookie dough fundraiser • pre-formed cookie dough fundraising • Dry Cookie Dough Mix fund raiser Keep you brochure with you...

Maximizing Your Fundraiser Results

If you are holding a fundraiser we would like to make a suggestion that we feel confident will boost your results. Give Your Fundraiser Results a Boost with Incentives Many fundraising groups offer incentives to help drive up sales. The problem with most incentive programs is that they are geared towards rewarding the top seller. We believe that your top seller will be your top seller whether you reward them or...

Simple Fundraising Tips

We would like to share some of our basic fundraising tips. You might want to consider these tips before starting your next fundraiser. How Long to Hold a Fundraiser? People ask us all the time, how long they should hold their fundraising programs. Our answer for all fundraisers is simply; two weeks! Here is why we suggest that: We believe that less than two weeks is just not enough time...

School Annual Fundraisers

There are no groups more likely to hold an annual fund raiser than a school. In fact, more often than not schools try to hold the same fundraiser at the same time of year every single year. There is a lot to be said for school annual fundraisers. There are a few reasons schools do hold the same fundraiser every year. Some are good positive reasons while others may be counter productive. The obvious benefit of annual...

Rolling in the Cookie Dough Fundraisers

Why have frozen cookie dough fundraisers grown tremendously over the past few years? Well, there is nothing like a freshly baked cookie coming right out of the oven. And now, with people working more and having less free time, having an easy way to make fresh cookies has become more important. That is why the sale of frozen cookie dough has become so popular as a fundraiser. Easy to Sell...

Candy, The Backbones of Fund Raising

Fund raising candy has been one of the backbones of fundraising for years and years. In fact, an estimated one out of every five dollars spent on fundraising products is spent on fund raising candy bars. Fundraising Candy Sales vs. The Vending Machines The profitable and easy-to-sell fundraising candy bar made good sense to many fund raising groups. And it was a great marketing tool for the candy bar manufacturers...

Quick Profits with Fundraising Brochures

Brochure fundraising offers a profitable, easy and risk free way for groups to try their hand at fundraising without the need for money up front to purchase fundraising products. One of the keys to strong sales is the fundraising brochure itself. Pre-sell Fundraising Brochures and Catalogs Easy Fundraising Ideas offers a wide range of fundraising brochures and catalogs for all types of products. Some of the brochures are extremely simple...

League Fundraising

Consider it the necessary evil. No, I am not talking about going to the dentist. The topic being discussed is fundraising. Many leagues would not be able to survive if it weren't for the occasional, okay, frequent fundraiser! Little leagues are a great way for children to spend their time. By playing sports, kids are able to stay active and learn many skills such as sportsmanship and physical fitness. As...

Fundraising for School

Fundraising for school can sometimes be the difference maker in the quality of education children in America receive these days. The fact of the matter is that school districts can simply not afford programs and equipment that not too many years ago had been taken for granted. Fundraising for school and school groups has become a huge business now. In fact, you can look through your local yellow pages...

Who Invented Cheerleading - Do YOU Know?

So you think you know all there is to know about cheerleading; well then “who invented cheerleading?” What if I told you that the first cheerleaders were not girls in cheerleading uniforms holding cheerleading megaphones, but instead a group of six guys; yes, that's right, I said guys. In the 1870s a gentleman by the name of Thomas Peebler brought together six guys to lead a yell on the...

The History of Competitive Cheerleading

It is the estimation of this author that it is truly impossible to separate the initiation of competitive cheerleading from the origination of cheerleading in and of itself. The birth of cheering was centered on a competitive event and therefore cheering itself was competitive from the beginning. There can be no doubt that the first time that two different squads were on the field supporting their respective teams at the same event, that competition was...

What is the Definition of Cheerleading?

Some may ask “what is the definition of cheerleading”? The definition is more complicated than you may think. A common definition of cheerleading is one that includes a group of individuals performing as one cohesive unit to incite a crowd to cheer for their sports team. One clear definition to cover all aspects of cheerleading is not readily available. That is why the definition actually should be looked at from three...

Cheerleading as a Sport | What Qualifies Cheerleading as a Sport?

Do you think cheerleading qualifies as a sport? At 5 a.m. a young teenage student is already out of bed, dressed, fed and is now stretching for the intense workout that is about to come. The teenager first runs a couple of miles with the rest of the team and then starts to do several rounds of lunges, pushups and then sit ups. After this warm-up, the team starts where they...

Competitive Cheerleading as a Sport

In 2003, the University of Maryland became the first Division I NCAA institution to recognize competitive cheerleading as a varsity sport. And what does that mean exactly? It means these athletes have the same benefits as other campus athletes — a coaching and medical staff; locker rooms; help with academics; and help dealing with the press. Currently, Maryland provides 12 full scholarships to competitive cheerleaders. Defining Competitive Cheerleading as a Sport First we must define competitive...

Will Cheerleading Become an Official Olympic Sport?

There is an ever increasing hue and cry for cheerleading to be included as an Olympic sport. But what are some of the attributes which might make cheerleading appealing to the Olympic committee and what are some of the pitfalls. Cheerleaders are fine athletes to begin with. The amount of time spent training and the conditioning required surely fits the Olympic ideal for athletes. The injuries that cheerleaders...

Cheerleading Bows

Are you looking for that one thing that can give your squad the edge? Well look no further, cheerleading hair bows are here! There are so many types of hair bows in every size, shape, and color that you can match any outfit perfectly. We all know that there are thousands of things that go into making a good squad. Cheering, tumbling, dancing, and of course, looks, all factor into making a great...

Cheerleading Mats

Imagine a cheerleader being thrown ten to fifteen feet in the air with nothing but cement under them. This would be horrible if they were not caught and then landed on the ground. This is a move that cheerleaders do every day and luckily cheerleading mats have been developed for such stunts. Although a majority of the time they are only used during practice, cheerleading mats give the cheerleaders the freedom to do...

Cheerleading Megaphones

What came first, cheerleaders or megaphones? According to many sources, on Nov. 2, 1898, a University of Minnesota football fan was so upset to see his beloved Golden Gophers heading toward yet another defeat that he jumped from the stands, faced the crowd and led them chanting: "Rah Rah! Sku-u-mah hoo-rah Hoo-rah! Varsity! Varsity! Minn-e-so-tah!" Minnesota lost that football game. But that Minnesota student, Jack Campbell, became the nation's first cheerleader. And, that,...

Cheerleading Shoes

Cheerleading is a sport and just as in football you have football cleats, in baseball you have baseball cleats and in track you have spikes; in cheerleading you have cheerleading shoes. There are many different manufacturers of cheerleading shoes such as Nike, Kaepa, Asics and Adidas to name a few and when deciding on which shoe to go with you will need to consider a few factors. What to look for in Cheerleading Shoes First, you will...

Cheerleading Tattoos

Tattoos are among the biggest crazes today, and cheerleading tattoos are no exception. Many people are inscribing their bodies with tattoos which represents moments in their lives, people in their pasts, designs that remind of them of the good times and bad, etc. While this practice is not widely accepted, the idea of using a design on your body to represent something significant has spread to the youth of America. Cheerleading...

Cheerleading Trophies

Imagine you and a group of 15 or so guys and girls working year around, non-stop. You cheer, run, dance, flip, and then sleep occasionally, and then do it all over again. What are you working so hard for? Well you have your eye on the prize, the trophy. These trophies are huge, and when you hold one of these trophies, everyone around you knows that you are a champion. Cheerleading trophies...

Cheerleading Movies

With the enormous growth of competitive cheerleading, a corresponding growth in cheerleading movies has occurred. Not just the rah rah and pom pom movies that make cheerleaders look dumb and shallow, but the movies that show competitive cheerleading to be a bit cutthroat. Reviews of Cheerleading Movies Bring It On was a big hit because it showed that cheerleaders are more than cute things in short skirts. It showed that they are truly athletes...

Nike Cheerleading Shoes

Nike cheerleading shoes look good and they meet the needs of this vigorous activity. You should not only think about your cheerleading shoes as part of your attire, but think of them as a piece of your cheerleading gear. Choosing the right cheerleading shoe should be a top priority. Whether you're jumping, competing, practicing or just standing around, your shoes take a lot of abuse. What you put on your feet can...

Discount Cheerleading Uniforms

For the most part every person who participates in a sport wears a uniform. Cheerleaders are no different. They dress the part just like football players, baseball players and those who participate in the sport of soccer. Just like every other sport, cheerleading uniforms are not cheap. Many cheerleading organizations hold fundraisers in order to raise money for their uniforms. Another great idea is to simply search for discount cheerleading...

Free Cheerleading Uniforms

With the high price of cheerleading uniforms making entry into the sport restrictive for some families we were surprised that we could not find a company or service that provided the means for cheerleaders to pass down uniforms that no longer fit so the less fortunate could get essentially free cheerleading uniforms. Cheerleading Uniforms Are Very Expensive The price point of cheering may not at first glance seem substantial. But when you start looking at the prices,...

Cheerleading Auditions - Tips and Pointers for Your Next Cheer Audition

If there are cheerleading auditions in your future check out these tips and pointers for cheerleaders of all ages: Cheerleading Auditions for High School Cheerleading Brush up on your gymnastic moves. If you haven't had a cheerleading gymnastics class before, take one now! Cheerleading is a physically demanding sport, and the sooner you know the basic tumbles, flips and cheerleading jumps the better. Get a copy of the...

Cheer Camps in Texas

So your child is a cheerleader in Texas and you are wondering how you can give them a way to improve their skills and sometimes going to practice a couple times a week just isn't enough. One good way is to look into cheer camps in Texas. By sending your child to a cheerleading camp your child will not only develop skills in cheerleading, but they it will also allow them to develop...

Cheerleading Summer Camp

We all know about the lazy days of summer. Summer is the time when kids sleep until two in the afternoon and go to bed at four in the morning. It is when we they spend their days at the pool or in the din playing video games. Wouldn't it be nice to send your kid somewhere that utilizes every moment of summer? Wouldn't it be nice for your kid to create new friends, stay...

Cheerleading Camp for Kids Letter

Dear Mom & Dad, It is my third day here at cheerleading camp for kids, and I looooooooooove it! Thank you so much for letting me come to cheerleading camp for a week. I have made so many friends and created many memories that will last a life time. We just got done with lunch, and now we have about 45 minutes of down time to do whatever we want....

Cheerleading Camps

To sleep or not to sleep, to eat or not to eat, to attend cheerleading camp or not? To play video games or not to play video games and the list could go on and on! These are a few questions that nearly every student asks themselves throughout the summer. The lazy days of summer are just that, lazy days. Don't you want your child to be productive this summer? Don't...

Summer Cheerleading Camps

There are two main types of summer cheerleading camps. The first type is day camp, where attendees participate in a program during the day, but return home in the afternoon or evening. The other type is "sleep away" or overnight camp. Either of these camps can last from a single day up to one week or more. Choosing the Summer Cheerleading Camps That Fits Your Child ...

Texas Cheerleading Christian Camps

The state of Texas finds itself smack in the middle of the Bible belt, that predominately Christian swath of land that stretches across the waist of the United States. The state also finds itself host to one of the biggest football playing populations in the country. Continuing down this chain, where you find football you typically find cheerleaders to cheer them to victory. Cheerleading camps have become a staple for most cheerleaders and have...

UCA Cheer Camps

For most cheerleaders, cheering is for football games, pep rallies, and the thanksgiving parades. But for the more competitive, it is much more than that. Countless hours of practice for cheering, tumbling, stunts and dance routines are spent perfecting techniques. But if you want to get that competitive edge, cheerleading squads must go to camp. Not just any camp, UCA cheerleading camp. UCA stands for Universal Cheerleading Association. It...

Universal Cheerleading Association

Next to apple pie, moms, and puppy dogs there is nothing more American than cheerleading. After all we invented and have refined cheerleading to be the powerhouse that is across the world today. One of the leading players in this large and profitable field is the Universal Cheerleading Association. UCA Operated Varsity Spirit Corp. The UCA is just one of the many companies operated by Varsity Spirit Corporation. According to USA Today, the UCA...

Utah Cheerleading Gyms

If you are interested in learning gymnastics and/or improving your cheerleading skills we strongly you suggest exploring the benefits of belonging to a cheerleading gym. There you should find skilled instructors that can teach in an easy to understand format, the skills and techniques necessary to show marked improvement. More importantly, you will learn the proper way and reduce the risk of injury. Cheerleading gyms are easy to find in populated states like California or New...

All Star Cheerleading Sets the Standards

The All Star Cheerleading Federation is very important to the sport of cheerleading. Cheerleading is a vast sport that is growing by the day. It allows girls and boys to maintain active lifestyles and create new friends. If cheerleaders choose to become competitive, then a whole new world opens up. All Star Cheerleading Federation Sets Standards Competitive cheerleading is, well, competitive. There are so many teams that you can join. Each...

Best Cheerleading Cheers

Following is a summary of some of the Best Cheerleading Cheers by specific categories: Basketball Cheers 1 We're number 1, Not number 2! And we're gonna beat the, "Whoops" out of you! (repeat 3x) 2 The hoop is open. The net is hot, make that shot! 3 Dominate the floor, Lions raise that score. Give it all you got, Lions make that shot. Go Maroon! Go White! Lions make that shot! 4 H-o-t-t-o-g-o The (team name) are...

Cheerleading Poems

Roses are red, violets are blue... This is the first poem that most people learn. It is simple and basic and has near endless variations to fit almost any situation. From there, poetry follows a long line of difficulty all the way to Shakespeare, Homer, and Edgar Allen Poe. The majority of people would have a hard time associating modern day cheerleaders with the great poets of all time. However, cheerleaders are...

Cheerleading Yells

As the team captain or sponsor of either a cheer squad or yell team you will ultimately be held accountable for not only the actions of your charges but also for the words that they use. Society as a whole has become much more sensitive to words and phrases which at one time brought little or no reaction from the public. One our favorite cheers in high school went like this; nuts and bolts, nuts...

Cheap Fund Raiser

If you are looking for a cheap fund raiser you need to define for yourself exactly what that means. Many people search for cheap and easy fundraiser ideas. We suggest, though, that people concentrate on profitability and affordability rather than cheap. Cheap and easy fundraisers may sound attractive but are not really the best criteria. Is Cheap What You Want in a Fundraiser? Let me explain. If I say I have...

Coffee Fundraisers

After water, coffee may be one of the most common drinks consumed by Americans on a regular basis. Why not take advantage of America's thirst for coffee by holding a coffee fundraiser? It is simple and usually requires no money upfront to get started. Your group uses coffee order forms or brochures showing the wide variety of gourmet flavors for your customers to choose between. Most coffee for fundraisers is already ground...

Male Cheerleading | What It Takes to Be a Male Cheerleaders

Close your eyes and picture a cheerleader; do you see a female or male cheerleading? Most will imagine a teenaged girl, with lots of makeup, pleated skirted and sweater uniform, doing back flips or yelling a cheer. It Takes a Real Man to be a Cheerleader However, men make up a sizable portion of the cheerleading population. Male cheerleading responsibilities include yells, flips and other traditional cheerleading activities. However, the majority of...

The History of Cheerleading | Cheerleading's Early History

The history of cheerleading goes as far back as the late 1880's. The first organized, recorded yell was performed at a pep rally: "Rah, Rah, Rah! TIGER, TIGER, SIS, SIS, SIS! BOOM, BOOM, BOOM! Aaaaah! PRINCETON, PRINCETON, PRINCETON!" Although a good start, it did not carry over from the pep rally to the game for a few more years. One of Princeton's alumni, Thomas Peebles, moved to the University of...

The Cheerleading World, Is Your World Cheerleading?

We hear from so many fundraising groups but one of our favorites are the cheerleading groups. We get call from cheerleaders who have just started in a cheerleading squad - all the way up to college cheerleaders. They come to us for cheerleading fundraising ideas and our site is filled with options that allow any sized cheerleading group to make the money they need. Cheerleading Information What we also want to do,...

Cheerleading Summer Camps | Many Cheerleading Summer Camps Offer Beginning to Intermediate Cheer Instruction

Most kids love going to summer camps. They enjoy meeting new friends, having new experiences, and, don't forget, their parents aren't there. But, how can you make the most of your child's summer? What kind of summer camp should you consider sending your child to in order for them to have a great camp experience? One suggestion is: summer cheerleading camps. There are many different levels of cheerleading camps...

Cheerleading Camp

The Role of a Cheerleading Camp A cheerleading camp can play a major role in the highly competitive world of cheerleading. Teams from around the nation compete every year for national championships. With cheerleading camps being so important, a future camper needs to know what to expect. Before campers trek off to cheerleading camp, they should be in good physical shape. Parents should think of cheerleading as a sport. Since injuries...

Cheerleading Chants

There are many key components that need to be perfected in order to create an outstanding cheerleading squad. Dancing, technique, tumbling, cheering, stamina, and attitude are all things that judges look for in a champion squad. It can be very difficult for squads to come up with new dances, tumbles and routines that will knock the socks off judges. Fortunately, there is one area of cheering that can change easily,...

Dangers of Cheerleading

Cheerleading is dangerous. No question about it. With all the new stunts that designed to outdo the competition, the danger is evident. In fact, cheerleading stunts have become every bit as dangerous as high wire or circus acts – without the nets! As evidence of the dangers in cheerleading, here are excerpts from a story reported by CBS News Correspondent Mika Brzezinski as posted on the CBS News website: ...

Cheerleading Injuries

For most, cheerleading seems like the type of activity that is safe and would cause few, if any injuries. You may not even think of it as a sport. But it is a sport, and one that tops the list for the injuries, minor to severe. Cheerleading injuries have been on the rise for quite some time now. The injuries are mostly from the legs, ankles and feet, with...

Cheerleading Photography

From the moment your child shows an interest in cheerleading, most parents get their first lessons in cheerleading photography. As your child grows, you may want to consider taking your cheerleader to a professional photographer, but for the early years, a good digital camera and some tips on taking good photos should help. Here are some tips on mastering cheerleading photography: Eye Level: When taking a picture of...

High School Cheerleading Stunts

Being a high school cheerleader is harder than most think. Many think that it is all about glamour and pom-poms, but they just don't get it. It is about endless hours of training, cheering at games, more training and competing, and all with out a thank you or cheer from the crowd. It is a tough sport that gets more and more competitive each year. That is why there...

Cheerleading Pyramids

The competitive world of cheerleading continues to get more and more demanding. The days of the simple stunts and chants are long gone. Although those items are still an integral part of cheering, simple techniques and vocal cheers appear now more as filler between the rigorous other stunting that has become such a crowd please. Stunts like cheerleading pyramids should not be taken lightly or without many hours of...

Cheerleading Stretches

Have you ever used muscles that have not been used in a while? You might really feel the muscles during the usage. Certainly, though, without a good warm up period, you will definitely feel it the next day. Imagine how much more important it is when doing strenuous activities like those performed regularly in cheer routines. Cheerleading stretches and a complete warm up period are key to preventing tight muscles,...

Cheerleading Gifts | Great Gift Ideas for a Special Cheerleader

Everyone loves gifts, and cheerleaders are no exception. For decades, girls have adorned their rooms with posters of their favorite movie stars, rock stars, athletes and cheerleaders. Most girls played with dolls when they were young and some have collected them over the years. Colorful cheerleader dolls can be a special part of their collection as they continue to fill their room with the things they love. Great Gift Ideas...

Black College Cheerleading | Musings from a Black Cheerleading Squad Member

I have been dancing and cheering for as long as I can remember and now I am on a black college cheerleading squad. I love being on a black college cheerleading squad because it is fun and it is a good way to channel some of my boundless energy. College cheerleading is the best! From Tumbling to Black College Cheerleading My mom told me she first enrolled me in dance classes...

Cheerleading Camp for Kids | Tips for Kids Going to Cheerleading Camp

So it's time to get your youngster ready for the eagerly awaited cheerleading camp for kids. Cheerleading camp for kids is a time to learn, build team spirit and have lots of fun. If it is your child's first experience at camp, you might be a little nervous about what to expect. But, there really isn't anything to be worried about; your little campers will be so busy at...

Camp Form Letter

Dear _____________, I am having a _________________________time at _____________________Camp. Today, we ____________________________________________________________. Tomorrow, we will ______________________________________________________. My favorite thing so far has been __________________________________________. The food is _____great, _____good, _____OK, _____horrible. My counselor's name is _________________________________________________. I have made some new friends, and their names are ___________________________. See you on ____________. Love, ___________...

Cheerleading Jewelry | Jewelry That Shouts, "I'm A Cheerleader!"

Hey cheerleaders, what could be more fun than wearing some really cool, funky, and shiny cheerleading jewelry? Did you know that jewelry is the number one item loved by the female population! Show others your loyalty by wearing a cool cheerleader necklace, colorful cheerleader pins, a cheerleader toe ring or pinky ring. Or you can design your own sterling silver cheer charm bracelet. Jewelry for cheerleaders has been specially...

Learn Cheerleading | So You Want to Learn to Be a Cheerleader

Join the thousands of boys and girls, men and women who want to learn cheerleading. Cheerleading is not as easy as it looks. Learning to be a cheerleader takes a lot of hard work, hours of practice, and dedication by the cheerleader and also their family and friends. But don't let that discourage you. You can find success whether you start out very young or wait until you are a...

Nonprofit Fundraising Basics

The mission and the programs are the two most important priorities for nonprofit organizations; however, nonprofit fundraising comes in a very close third. Every nonprofit manager is aware of this fact. And even though there are constantly new fundraising methods, you should never forget the foundational fundraising techniques that provide the support for all other efforts. Nonprofit Fundraising - Where Do the Funds Come From? It is...

An Easy Football Fundraiser

Easy Fundraising Ideas is located in Texas. More specifically, the Dallas area?in other words?we understand football. More than that, we understand the importance of a successful football fundraiser. We get it. We are not shocked at the amount of money needed for equipment and travel fees ? and we are ready to help. One of the most successful fundraisers that we have available is the pizza card fundraiser. With this...

A Guide To Choosing The Right Summer Camp

When it come to thinking about how your church's youth group will spend those long hot days of summer parents and leaders often consider summer church camp as an option. Well here's a guide to help you choose the best summer camp for your kids. Are All Camps Created Equal? When it comes to summer camps there are generally four basic types of camping experiences to choose from. There are day camp programs, sleep-away or residential...

How Long Should Summer Camp Last?

Many parents or group leaders plan summer camp activities without any thought for understanding the appropriate duration of camp for different age groups. Some day camps offer short stays of two to four days, and accept children as young as five, but most traditional summer camps with one week or longer durations typically set their minimum age at seven or eight. How Long Is Best For My Campers? One of the main reasons for a minimum age restriction...

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Is Your Child Ready for Summer Church Camp?

How do you know if your children Are Ready For Summer Camp? Every child is different but for many kids expressing an interest in summer church camp begins after they hear their friends at church talking about the fun they had or are anticipating or have heard it mentioned in their youth group or Sunday school class. Often your own stories or those of their grandparents or family friends can provide the idea that sparks an interest....

Creating The Ultimate Summer Camp Care Package

Going away to summer camp can create fun memories that will last a lifetime for your child. Here are some ideas for care packages and other things you can do to make it even more memorable. Wait A Minute, Mister Postman In a day and age when instant messaging abounds and cell phones are everywhere nothing stands out like a written letter. Here are some ways you can use them to make memories for your child. First, find...

Church Camps Make All The Difference

These days' parents have a wide range of choices when it comes to summer camp activities for children. Your kids can go to camps focused on soccer, swimming, singing, dancing, horseback riding, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, 4H and more. Why Send Your Kids To Church Camp? One of the main reasons you should consider church camps is that they are specifically designed to challenge your child to grow spiritually and become better grounded in their...

7 Power Principles For Effective Short-Term Missions

There is currently unprecedented growth and enthusiasm for short-term mission trips and programs. The appeal of these trips and their benefits to those going is clear. However, the benefits to those hosting these groups is not always as clear and short-term trips are not without their critics, Some people see short-term trips as counterproductive - often wasting the time and resources of the host missionary or group and nothing more than glorified sightseeing trips. Therefore, many...

Best Practices for the Short Term Mission

Introduction The following information on organizing and conducting short term missions programs is derived from The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada Code of Best Practice in Short-Term Mission is designed to assist organizations in running successful programs. Their motivation in developing these guidelines was that God be glorified in all that your program strives to do. Not every situation will lend itself to the literal application of each of these suggestions but they are advisable. The guidelines are...

Are Short-Term Missions Trips Worth It?

When you ask people to describe their view of short-term missions some will answer that they a waste of time and resources, are just an excuse for culturally insensitive ill informed "tourists" to see the world. For many others though the responses are only positive. They view them as life-changing experiences, and opportunities to serve God in cross-cultural settings while gaining a broader worldview. That said, even with the differing views, there is no doubt that...

The Growth Of Short Term Missions

Since the 1960's there has been a rapidly growing movement to mobilize and energize new generations of world-aware Christians to pray, send, and go into the field on short-term missions outreach programs. In the late 50's groups like Operation Mobilization and Youth With A Mission began to develop outreach missions for young people with as little as a few weeks of time to spare. How Many Is Enough? It is estimated that by the mid-60's fewer...

Building Foundations - Why The Church Needs Youth Groups

Most churches today are like islands in a stormy sea of distracting pop-culture and competing ideas on faith. If we are to help our young people to withstand the assault our heart's desire must be for them to know God and truth. We live in a culture where it is far too easy for us to become preoccupied with the distractions of the world. To break through the noise with the life-giving message of our faith...

Eight Tips To Keep Your Youth Group Alive And Effective

Start and End With Prayer - The bible teaches us that God blesses those who bless Him and He speaks to those who listen. The foundation and power of your group should be prayer. Group leaders should also get together and pray for direction and guidance. Remember, if we pray God will hear us. Select Good Topics - Ask speakers who are faithful to the Church to talk to your...

Getting A Youth Group Started In Your Church

Many churches struggle with the question of how to get a youth group started. Their goals are admirable - they want to bring young people together in a program that is mutually edifying to learn about and reinforce their faith. They also want provide an environment that can act as a counterbalance to the often destructive influences presented by modern youth culture today. If the goal is to start a youth group program then you need...

Having Fun And Learning - Tips For Your Church Youth Group

There is any number of age appropriate fun activities you might consider for your church youth group - the trick is figuring out how to incorporate learning into these events and planning ahead to make them a success. Facing an upcoming youth group meeting without a planned activity or agenda can make even the most seasoned youth leader break into a cols sweat. Facing a group of twenty or thirty students with no idea of what...

Is Your Youth Group Succeeding?

What Is a Mature Christian Youth? Well, recently a ground-breaking first-of-its-kind study of Christian youth groups was conducted by Luther Seminary, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and the Center for Ministry Development shed some light on that question. The study sought to identify congregations that consistently establish faith as a vital factor in the lives of their youth, discover the basis for their effective approach to ministry, and disseminate the results so that all congregations might...

Fundraising Thermometer - How To Make Your Fundraiser A Success

Setting a goal and achieving it can seem like a daunting task. When the goal is to raise funds for a project or cause it can be even more intimidating. It doesn't have to be if you think it through and plan it out. Start by asking yourself the following question: What steps do you need to take to achieve your goal? Project and time management experts agree that doing just a few simple things can...

Choosing the Right Pew Manufacturer

The sanctuary is the most important part of the church and every detail in it should be designed to add to the atmosphere, personality, and mission of the church. One of the most important elements in the sanctuary is the manufacture and arrangement of the pews. Here are five pointers on picking and installing the right pews for your church by choosing the right pew manufacturer. 1. Consult an expert In reality, one of the most important aspects...

The Process of Administering the Purchase of Church Property

Although church expansion and purchase of more property may not be in your church's agenda, the time will come someday when it will be necessary. Will you be ready and know what to do? In the following steps this article will explain, from a church administrator's perspective, the process involved in such a decision. 1. Research First, make a file that will hold your findings and notes. If you don't keep records, you risk losing details that...

Church Sound and lighting - Planning Ahead To Enhance Your Church's Ministry

Audio and sound equipment has been used to enhance the teaching and worship services at churches and ministries around the world for decades. Planning and choosing sound equipment properly is a critical part of effectively communicating your message and yet this can be a challenge for some churches. Sadly, many newly built church sound systems suffer from a lack of proper design, application, and installation. Things like room acoustics, sound quality, and lighting are all...

Flexible Seating: A Popular Alternative

As with every time-period, the feel and style of churches change. Centuries ago, the common church was a simple, austere building with hard, wooden pews. Now in the day and age of technology and comfort, church leaders are learning to adapt to the culture. Church leaders are making an effort to create a welcoming and joyful atmosphere in their sanctuaries in order to attract people who normally are adverse to the harsh stereotypes of 'church'. Also,...

Church Banners - A Beautiful Reminder to Praise God

Church banners are a visible reminder of God's love and grace, inspiring people to worship God. A church can adapt their banners to the particular style of the congregation and to what would encourage and give joy to them most. In Psalm 15:13, the Bible says, "A merry heart makes a cheerful countenance." Our church banners come in a variety of colors, styles, and symbols all created to inspire joy and praise in the church atmosphere....

Church Fundraising

Is there any more clear sign of the work of God in this world than when a church is growing and needs to expand to a new building? What about when there is an overwhelming need to serve in the community and help the less fortunate or down trodden? And what about the spreading of God?s word around the country and indeed, around the world, through missions work done by church members? ...

A Simple Baseball Fundraising Idea

For many baseball leagues throughout the country fundraising is part of the registration process. Many have figured out a great way to incorporate it seamlessly into signing up their players. For many candy fundraising is just a natural. Here's what some of the biggest leagues do: Well before their actual registration dates they let potential players know what the cost to register will be. They also let them know...

Church Fundraising Ideas

Easy Fundraising Ideas is proud to be home to so many fantastic church fundraising ideas. We have programs that offer profits up to 93% and programs with 1 item minimum order levels both of which are designed to help your church raise as much money as possible as quickly as possible. Because we have so many church fundraising ideas, it makes sense to do a little bit of planning before you begin searching for the...

Church Fundraisers

Easy Fundraising Ideas is very excited to announce one of our newest fundraising programs that is perfect for churches. We feel like church fundraisers should do more than just raise money and, once you see this program, we think you will agree. Our Go Green fundraising programs offers your church a fundraising program with a bigger message. While a cookie dough sale might be fun, we feel like the bible clearly calls us to...

Church Building Fundraising

It is really an amazing thing when God is so working in a church that it has a definite and clear need to grow. Whether you are a small church that has been meetings in homes or in a rented space, or you are at a medium church that needs to add a children?s area, or you are a member at a mega church that needs to build a parking garage, you all have...

Baseball Fundraiser Homerun Derby

Everyone with kids in baseball knows that it can get expensive to have their child participate on baseball or softball teams. You have your typical registration fees and your Little League fees. That will cover the costs of the team t-shirt. There is also, the cleats, pants, sliders, bats, helmets, gloves, etc. Some associations are getting a little creative in their methods to raise money to help defray some of the...

Advertise Elementary School Fundraisers in Newsletters

Are you in charge of your elementary school newsletters? Are your elementary school newsletters a chore to write and a bore to read? Following are some steps that will help you in preparing your newsletter. You first need to determine the purpose of your newsletter. Newsletters are good tools for: ? Advertising your Elementary School Fundraiser ? Communicating with parents, ? Informing your students that there are open lines of communication between the teachers and parents, ...

Soccer Fundraising in Today's Economy

The economy has created a conflict for many soccer organizations. They need to raise money more than ever but the slow economy has affect the sales of their soccer fundraisers. Now, more than ever before, it is very important to focus on what makes successful soccer fundraising efforts. 1. Organization: Make sure you have an organizational meeting with all of the players and their families to discuss the upcoming fundraiser. Make sure they understand why the fundraiser is...

High School Soccer Booster Club Fundraising

If you are a player on a high school soccer team you know how good it is to have a booster club supporting you. If you do not appreciate, you should talk to the school teams that are not as lucky. You know what the have not players miss the most? It is high school soccer booster club fundraising! When you have a group of supportive parents that form booster clubs many of the...

Middle School Fundraising Ideas

I have been in the fundraising business for long enough to know that when students reach middle school results go down. Good middle school fund raising ideas are more difficult to come up with for a few reasons. When students are in elementary school and even earlier fundraising is quite easy. There are a couple of obvious reasons for that. The top reason is that the kids are not really selling or responsible for selling....

Best PTA Fundraising Ideas

Many PTA presidents and PTA board members come to me asking what the best kind of PTA fundraising idea is. In the past, the answer was obvious. To have the best PTA fundraisers just do what you have always done, sell candy, cookie dough, or wrapping paper. These traditional fundraisers have long been the foundation for what people pictured when they thought of fundraising and they worked really, really well for quite...

Getting Volunteers for Your PTA Fundraiser

One thing that is quite often overlooked when planning PTA fundraisers is where are the volunteers going to come from and how many you will need. There is no doubt that parents of young children are overworked and overcomitted. That makes getting volunteers that much more difficult. The joke with fundraising coordinators is that they were the only ones not quick enough to leave the room when the request for volunteers was made. That is absolutely the...

Prom Fashion Fundraiser

For years schools have produced year books for their students. The yearbook was designed to help keep the memory of high school alive for years to come. There are photos of all the students, clubs, sports teams and more. Sometimes there is too much. If you are trying to come up with a new prom fundraising idea consider a prom fashion book. Here's how it would work: Let all of the people attending the prom know that you will...

Prom Fundraisers Make Dreams Come True

The big day does not come without a price. Right, there a many big days in one?s life. This big day is the day of your class prom. For many high schoolers, prom night is one of the most anticipated nights of their lives. Prom is not as it used to be with the simple dress, tux and a night of dancing. Today?s prom can run into the thousands of dollars per...

Christian School Fundraiser

Christian Schools provide a fantastic opportunity for parents and students alike. Because they are exclusively private, Christian Schools can offer a more tailored and broad education than their public school counterparts but they also have the wonderful opportunity to mix religion with education. For many Christian Schools though, there is a heavy burden on the parents and the church to help fund all of the schools activities and that can be a bit...

Christian Fundraising

At Easy Fundraising Ideas, we feel like a Christian fundraising program should not only help your religious group raise money but should also be glorifying to God. We have a number of Christian fundraising ideas that meet those criteria that we think you will really like. The first Christian fundraiser that we recommend for many church groups is the Journey to Faith Candle fundraiser. This is a fantastic Christian fundraising program that has your...

Adoption Fundraisers Are Extremely Personal

We have seen more adoption fundraisers in recent years than ever before. There have always been individual fundraising projects for sure. But lately we have talked to many empassioned people ready to adopt but needing to raise money. So how do they do and what adoption fundraising ideas do they choose most often. Results in fundraising are very hard to predict. We have found you can have 2 virtually identical groups in the same town selling the...

Some Good Adoption Fundraising Ideas

If you are in the process of adopting or are thinking about adoption you probably understand how expensive the process can be. The fact is that adoption is extraordinarily expensive and there is very little, if any, help available. You may need some good adoption fundraising ideas. Even though there are no clear statistics on the time of year when adoptions are most likely to take place, the best time of year for fundraising for adoption...

Different Boy Scout Fundraising Ideas

So you are searching through the web trying to find Boy Scout fundraisers that will work out for your group. Well no need to search any further. If you can?t find what you need here, then fundraising is not for you! Different Boy Scout Fundraising Ideas There are a number of Boy Scout fundraisers offered by Easy Fundraising Ideas. The first step is to determine if you would like to do...

BSA Fundraising

BSA Fundraising is a major part of being able to continue offer young men the opportunity to participate in the Boy Scouts of America. Whether it is to cover the costs associated with meetings; refreshments, activity materials, a meeting place, or the costs to practice and then earn merit badges, every Boy Scout Troop has to raise money. But how do you go about having a Boy Scout fundraiser? The Girl Scouts have the...

Use the Relay for Life Logo to Promote Your Team Fundraiser

The Relay for Life is one of those things that are done for all the right reasons. That?s why so many people spend time and effort with Relay for Life fundraisers. They know it is a great cause and they want to help. To make sure your Relay for Life fundraising effort is as successful as possible but sure to include the Relay for Life logo on any promotional materials you create. It is about...

Relay for Life Fundraising Ideas

Are you a member of a team looking for Relay for Life fundraising ideas? We have a lot of experience helping Relay for Life teams all over the country. Let?s take a look at some of the Relay for Life fundraising ideas they used. Many teams set fairly modest goals and therefore do not attempt to raise a lot of money. The fundraiser of choice for those groups seems to be lollipop fundraising. They...

Elementary School Fundraisers Can Be Easy

If you have ever been in charge of an elementary school fundraiser, then you know that it feels slightly like being the director of controlled chaos; elementary school fundraising is not for the feint of heart. But that doesn?t have to be the case ? you can plan, execute and finish a successful fundraiser at your local elementary school, with ease. There are three main things to keep in mind. First ? think ahead. ...

Marching Band Fundraiser

Band fundraising has become such a critical part of high school life as school budgets and programs feel the axe of budget cuts. Now, band fundraisers are the only way many of the musical programs stay in existence. The good news is the large variety of school band fund raiser ideas available. In fact, attend any band trade show and, besides instruments and sheet music, you will find more band fundraising companies than any...

Really Great High School Fundraising Ideas

High School marks a transition in a lot of things for students. They are obviously growing older and discovering who they are and what things interest them. There is a big increase in autonomy and personal responsibility. There is also a big transition in the types of fundraisers that the students do. Having moved away from the school wide fundraising programs, a high school fundraiser needs to be more readily scaled to...

What Are Some Easy High School Fundraisers?

Are you in charge of searching for or managing the fundraiser for your High School this year? Have the fundraising programs you have done in the past not really worked all that well? Or maybe they just took too much work and didn?t raise enough money? Well, we have one incredibly easy high school fundraiser that you are going to absolutely love. Known as the Visit Our Mall high school fundraising program,...

Elementary School Fundraising Ideas that Work

When you?re searching for elementary school fundraising ideas, consider the following: The ideas that work are ones that are thought out. You can?t just decide to do a fundraiser on a whim; especially with you are working with students. Find a fundraiser that fits your students, or the school as a whole. Consider the age of the children who will be selling ? try to find something they would be...

Looking for a High School Fundraiser?

Are you looking for a great high school fundraiser? Well, you have definitely come to the right place. Easy Fundraising Ideas offers the broadest line of high school fundraising ideas of any fundraising company. The particular high school fundraiser that you pick will depend on a number of factors that we will try and address for you here. Maybe the single most important thing to consider when you are fundraising for a high...

Tips for Elementary School Fundraisers

Your elementary school fundraiser is about to take off, and there are just a few more things to remember ? more important than the paperwork and money. The most important thing to remember when doing a fundraiser with children is that the cause is worth it! In the meantime, remember the following tips: Set a goal ? both as a group, and for individuals; groups that set goals usually...

Great Team Fundraising Ideas

Team fundraising can be a very fun and rewarding part of being on a team. But, to make your fundraising efforts as successful and worry free as possible, you really need to find the right sports team fundraiser for your team.But how exactly do you go about finding the right fundraiser for your team? Well, you have come to the right place. As you can see, Easy Fundraising Ideas has the widest...

What are some Fundraising Ideas for Teams to do?

We often get asked about fundraising ideas for teams and which ones are the best and which ones are the easiest and which one raise the most money, etc. etc. What people, most of whom are in the same shoes that you are ? looking for a sports team fundraisers - are looking for is a one size fits all answer to which team fundraiser they should do.The answer is that there is...

Fun Friendly Educational PTO Fundraising Ideas

If you asked a teacher or an administrator at any school in the country what their most important resources are, there is no doubt that the PTO would be among the answers for the schools fortunate enough to have them. The volunteered man-hours provided by PTO's are indispensible at many schools. PTO members help schools pay for various projects or items around the school. Fundraising for PTO can be for anything from...

Advertise Your Fundraisers on Elementary School PTO Websites

The Internet is a great way to show information about your organization and if you are going to have an elementary school PTO website, there are a number of things that you should include. First and foremost it should include some information about the school that the PTO is associated with. Of course you should clearly advertise all of your PTO Fundraisers on the website. The odds are that anyone visiting our website will...

Choosing the Right Team Fundraiser

When it comes down to it, playing sports is all about teamwork. You have to work together to reach a common goal. Fundraising works the same way. It takes everyone, working together as a team, to raise the money you need for various things ? uniforms, equipment, travel expenses, etc. Just like the members, a team fundraiser can come in all shapes and sizes. The type of fundraiser you choose...

Why Do a Band Fundraiser?

Uniforms, cleaning bills, instrument repairs; sheet music, reeds, and valve oil?the list goes on and on. Having a band is practically synonymous with needing money. There is always something that needs to be bought or repaired, and music doesn?t come cheap. But it?s worth it, right? Hearing not only the music, but the teamwork and the effort that comes with each note that is played makes the time and energy worth...

Which Band Fundraising Program Should We Choose?

Whether its marching band or concert season; middle school, high school, or college?whatever type of band ? fundraising is often necessary. You can only ask parents or Band Fans to fork over so much before there is nothing left to give. Band fundraising can be difficult at times, but it doesn?t have to be. Band fundraising can be easy! Find a band fundraiser that suits your group. If the members of...

What You Need to Know about Band Fundraisers

As a student looks ahead at the new band season, there are a few things that he or she knows are inevitable: we MUST practice hard, we MUST practice at often, and we MUST do a fundraiser. It practically goes without saying! Band fundraising is a MUST?and hopefully not a bust. If you?re brand new at fundraising there are certain things that need to be considered. First you must pick the right...

Middle School Fundraising

Doing fundraisers with middle school students can be quite a challenge. They are getting old enough to have to put more responsibility into fundraising efforts, unlike before, when the parents did most of the work. They are also getting smarter, and are not easily fooled by the excitement you use to describe a fundraiser. But it is not over yet ? they are not completely jaded to the fundraising experience, and...

Getting Students Involved in Middle School Fundraising Ideas

The biggest difference between working with elementary aged children and middle school students is their responsibility. Obviously an older child is capable of being responsible for more tasks, which is a benefit when it comes to middle school fundraising. Parents no longer feel the need to urge their child along in order to get a fundraiser done. Nor do they feel like it is a duty to take the fundraising brochure to...

What Are Some Successful Cancer Fundraisers?

Cancer is terrible. There is no other way to describe it. Hundreds of thousands of people are affected by this horrible disease every year. But, in the face of this terrible situation people are rising to fight back. One of the most common ways that people band together to fight is with a cancer fundraiser.If you are fundraising for something like cancer research, you will want to raise as much money...

A Middle School Fundraiser Requires...

Good middle school fundraising ideas include the following criteria: --Doesn?t require an up-front cost. Middle school students do not usually have tons of money, so finding a fundraising program that is free to start is ideal. --Easy to explain. If you are considering different fundraising programs, choose the one with the easiest explanation. ?We?re selling cookie dough,? is a lot easier than, ?First you scratch off these two dots, then...

What Are Some Fundraisers for Cancer Research?

Helping as many fundraising groups as we do, we are often asked the question ?What are some fundraisers for cancer research?? While that is a very broad question, there are some terrific programs that work very well as cancer fundraisers.Maybe the most popular, easiest to do, and highest profit fund raiser for cancer research is our flower bulb fundraiser. People who are raising money for cancer research really like this program because it...

Your PTA Fundraiser Team

If you are reading this, then there is without a doubt a whirlwind of activity either currently happening at your child?s school?or there?s about to be! When your next PTA fundraiser is staring you in the face, especially if you?re coordinating it, take a deep breath. It doesn?t have to be crazy, and with the right team, it won?t be bad at all! The best way to avoid the potential stress is to...

PTA Fundraiser for Large Groups

When a school does a PTA fundraiser it usually encompasses the entire school. Even a small school would make a big group by fundraising standards. So when you have a big group, there is one motto to keep in mind when choosing a fundraising program: Go big or go home! Take advantage of having a large group by picking a fundraising program that will reach the masses. Find a program that offers...

Football Fundraising Ideas That Work

There are football fundraising ideas and there are football fundraising ideas that work. I can not tell you how many people tell us their football team is going to make a fortune holding a car wash. We never hear from people who actually make a fortune mind you - only from groups that plan to make a lot of money on a future car wash. When the car wash day approaches what happens is that the parents...

Football Scratch Cards

Football scratch cards are one of the absolute best products for your next football fundraiser. If you have never heard of scratch card fundraisers here is a brief explanation of how they work, why they work and why they are perfect for football teams: 1. Football scratch off cards are fundraising cards that have 50 dots with different amounts of money on them. The amounts are concealed with ink that will ultimately scratched off by potential supporters. 2....

Bands Hosting Green Fundraisers

High School marching bands have some of the most pressing needs for fundraising of any group out there. Their costs to operate are enormous. With every band member needing a uniform, and an instrument, and the spiraling costs associated with travel, a High School Band can have the operating costs of a decent sized business. Recently, a new way to raise money for band boosters has come onto the fundraising scene. The concept...

Booster Club Football Fund Raiser

A booster club football fund raiser can be an annual event that helps raise money for the many needs of the football team. Of course you can hold various fundraisers during the school year but many booster clubs opt for the annual event. Before starting it is not a bad idea to research what fundraiser will be the best for the team or members of the club. After all the last thing a football...

Candy is a Good Booster Club Fund Raising Idea

If you are looking for a booster club fund raising idea, you should consider selling candy. Here?s why: Product fundraising is about a two and a half billion dollar industry. Depending on which estimates you rely on, candy fundraising makes up about one third or $800,000,000 each and every year. You have to admit it is hard to argue with any product that is sold in that kind of volume. However, choosing the...

Thinking Through Preschool Fundraising

Preschool is a starting ground for many children. Here they learn many new things that will help them as they move into their elementary school years. There is a lot that is required for a preschool to run as successfully as it should. That is why coming up with a preschool fundraiser idea is a great idea. This will help the school be able to provide all the essential materials necessary...

Great Cheerleader Fundraising Idea

Cheerleading squads looking for that little something extra for their fundraising this season should look into a flower bulb fundraiser. Flower bulb fundraising is a great way to raise money and provides something different than car washes and t-shirt sales. It also lets the cheer squad sell something that all girls love, beautiful flowers. Selling flowers for a cheerleader fundraiser is very easy and works just like all other brochure based fundraisers. ...

Why Cheerleading Fundraisers Work

So when was the last time a cheerleader came up to you and cheerfully asked if you would help them out by buying some items to help with their cheerleader fundraiser? If its happened any time recently I would wonder how many people said no. That, in and of itself, is one of the reasons that cheer fundraisers work so well. It is not the fundraiser. It is the cheerleader. Cheerleaders are by nature typically friendly, outgoing and...

What Are Some Good Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraisers?

Breast Cancer is such a pervasive and devastating disease. With the enormous costs associated with treating patients and researching cures, breast cancer fundraisers are very popular. Here at Easy Fundraising Ideas, we have put together some excellent programs that you can use for you next breast cancer awareness fundraiser.When we first put together our list of the best breast cancer fundraisers, we realized that they all have a couple of things in common....

Green Non Profit Fundraising

Because of the downturn in the economy many non-profit organizations are having to turn to fundraisers to cover the cost of continuing their activities. They are finding that donations or parent organization support are no longer enough to sustain the group. Meanwhile, the costs of everything are rising meaning that nonprofits are facing a delimma, how do they pay for necessities when they have less money and everything costs more? They look...

High Profit Cancer Fundraising Ideas

People look for cancer fundraising ideas for one of two reasons. They are either trying to raise money to help cover medical expenses for themselves or someone they care about, or they are doing a cancer fundraiser to donate money to a cancer research organization. Whatever the reason is, one thing remains constant and that is a need to raise large amount of money.Cancer treatment and cancer research are both incredibly expensive. ...

PTA Fundraisers

PTA fundraisers have a reputation for being big and crazy. That reputation is pretty accurate most of the time ? but yours does not have to be that way. You can successfully have a low-key, organize elementary school PTA fundraising ideas for your school and still make the money you need for things like field trips, classroom supplies, programs, etc. The key to a successful fundraiser that will not make other...

I Need Help With a Cancer Fundraiser

Fundraising for cancer research can be an incredibly rewarding experience. Whether you or someone you know has been directly impacted by cancer or not, working to help further the vital research into treatments and cures for cancer is incredibly important.In order to have the most positive experience possible you will want to take some steps to eliminate some of the common headaches associated with participating in or running a cancer fundraiser. By doing...

PTO Fundraising Basics

Fundraising is an important aspect of any PTO; it is often the main source of income. It is completely up to teachers and parents to raise the money needed to help with various expenses during the year. Field trips, picnics, field day treats, fun activities and so much more is not considered a necessity by most schools, and thus, receives not money. Through PTO fundraising, however, the money can be earned and...

Advertising for PTO Fundraisers

Once you and your team or committee has chosen a terrific fundraising program to do for your elementary PTO fundraiser, make sure you have several ways of getting the word out. Word-of-mouth is great, and certainly efficient, but will not always get the response you need. Take just a few extra steps to making your next fundraiser a success? --Make announcements. Let the children in on what is happening. Get them...

Educational PTO Fundraising Ideas

If you are getting ready to start your next PTO fundraiser, and your team is looking for some great ideas you should consider a fundraising program that will get the kids involved on an educational level. There are lots of wonderful PTO fundraiser ideas out there that would be easy to do, and raise lots of money?but if you can find one that will also help in the education of the children you are trying...

How to Raise Money with a Breast Cancer Walk Fundraising Program

One of the most popular ways to do a breast cancer fundraiser is to have a cancer walk fundraiser. The most popular and widely used of these events is the Relay for Life program that many of you have probably participated in. These events are a great way to get a large amount of support, both financially and by raising awareness to the efforts of cancer research and treatment organizations.While the walk itself...

Fun Relay for Life Fundraising Ideas

During college my sorority was involved in the annual city-wide Relay for Life fundraising event. Each year groups from around town met together to raise money in the effort to support cancer research. The event was a big hit each year, and a portion of the success could probably be attributed to the entertainment that participants got when they were at the event. Of course, the event is not about being...

Relay for Life Fundraising Planning

Hosting a city-wide Relay for Life fundraiser is a wonderful fundraising idea. It is a great way to get lots of people involved in a worthy cause. You cannot expect for everything to fall into place, however, without doing some planning before the big event. First you need to pick a time and location. Find a place that is easily accessible for the general public, and has a parking lot that is...

Ideas for Relay for Life Fundraisers

In May of 1985, Dr. Gordy Klatt, a colorectal surgeon in Tacoma, wanted to show his support for his patients who had battled through cancer. He decided to do this through raising money for the local American Cancer Society in his area. As a person who enjoyed running marathons, he used his hobby as a launching pad for the fundraiser. Dr. Klatt spent 24 hours running over 83 miles on a track as...

My Thoughts on Booster Club Fundraisers

The dollar amount for the financing given for school athletics is an ever-decreasing amount. Over the years the amount of money given to school districts by the states for such things as their football program, baseball program, basketball program, volleyball or softball program, has decreased by an alarming number. By no means is this the way things should be. For years now, this lowering number has been helped by the booster club...

Tips for a Successful Booster Club Fundraiser

For many booster club fundraising is stressful. The best thing to do is just take a step back and a deep breath. I would like to suggest that for a successful fundraiser you start off my having a fundraiser meeting. This will insure that everyone is educated about the fundraiser. If possible involve everyone who will be participating in this booster club fundraiser. After you have passed out the materials, make sure you go over:...

College Fundraisers - There are Good Options

College students are poor. Bottom line. It?s not that they choose to be poor, college is just expensive. What little money you have left after paying for books, tuition and classes has to be saved and used toward really important things?.like midnight runs to Taco Bell. And once you join a sorority, or fraternity, you have even less money. There are dues, outings, mixers, and a new T-shirt for every event. ...

College Fundraising Ideas for a Baseball Team

If you are a member of a college baseball team, a booster club supporting a college baseball team or just need to raise money for a college baseball team, we would strongly suggest you consider one of two fundraising ideas. The best idea for raising a lot of money quickly without spending a lot of money is using baseball scratch cards. Each fundraising scratch card raises $100 when all the 50 concealed dots on the...

Lots of Preschool Fundraising Opportunities

Are you a parent with a child in preschool? If so you are aware of how hard it is to run a successful and educational preschool program. It requires great teachers, new and exciting supplies, and child safety alarms on everything. It also requires an enormous amount of funding. Lots of Fundraising Opportunities for Preschools Running a preschool can cost a small fortune, but with the help of a preschool fundraiser, funding for the...

Football Fundraising Doesn't Need to be Tough

Football is a sport that many people around the world love to watch and play. From the youth of today playing for their local youth sports organization, to the family having a game in the back yard on Thanksgiving Day, to the NFL roughing it out on the field every Sunday, it is a game played and enjoyed by many. Played and loved by many, yes, but at a price. True, there are...

Soccer Fundraising Choices

Soccer teams are expensive. Every year prices go up for club teams, even city-league fees. In order to cover the cost for the most basic supplies parents are required to practically take out a second mortgage. There are usually some efforts put forth to lower the cost, but it is still pricey. Soccer fundraisers have become a necessity. There are lots of fundraisers to choose from, so which one do...

Writing a Newsletter for a Soccer Fundraiser

Running a soccer fundraiser is getting harder each day. Fewer people are willing to support soccer teams financially because of economical hardships that they face at home. The key is getting them to realize that without their financial support on the hard days, the better days will never come for your soccer team. But all is not lost. Hidden beneath all of the receipts and bills there is a still the desire...

Soccer Fundraising Ideas for High School Teams

If you and your high school team are looking for a new soccer fund raising idea to do this year, why not start with something you are good at ? soccer! You can make your fundraiser a soccer training camp, or just a soccer contest day. Make the idea very simple. Invite all the local kid's soccer team in your area, their coaches, and their families to join you for a fun day...

What is the Best Cancer Fundraiser?

There are two main reasons that people will hold a cancer fundraiser and they are to either raise money to donate to a cancer research organization, or to bring in funds to help pay for cancer treatments for themselves or a loved one. This particular article will discuss the best fundraising programs to use when you are fund raising for cancer research.People often ask us what is the best cancer fundraiser and the standard...

What Are Some New Cancer Fundraising Ideas?

If you have been doing any type of fundraising in the last couple of years you just may have noticed that there are A LOT of groups trying to raise money, and for all kinds of reasons too. When you go to do a cancer fundraiser, you are competing with the local baseball teams, the elementary school, the mission trip group, and the girl scouts for fund raising dollars and that can make...

Fundraising to Help Find a Cure for Cancer

Having lost my sister, my best friend to cancer 6 months ago, I have been reading alot about groups that paricipate in fundraising events to help to find a cure. Relay for life and the Lance Armstrong Foundation are the two that I have read about. The people who support these wonderful groups are amazing to me. They truly have a passion for raising money to fund these organizations. Cancer fundraising has become their lifeline. Relay...

Baseball Fundraising Ideas for High School Teams

Has baseball season become synonymous with fundraising season for your team? If so, then you are probably in the market for some new and improved baseball fundraising ideas. For the best results start with a something that you know you are good at?playing baseball. Set up a free clinic for kids in the area. You can let the clinic last a week, do it over a weekend, or even just a one-time...

Succesful Adoption Fundraising Ideas

The hardest part about fundraising for adoption expenses is that there is always a large amount of money to raise and a considerably small amount of people to do the raising. There are some fundraisers designed just for the occasion ? high profits with minimal effort. Pizza Cards Selling pizza cards is a wonderful way to raise money for an adoption fundraiser. Just go online to see if there is a participating store in...

Writing Adoption Fundraising Letters

Your passion is stronger, and your dedication is endless, but your funds are limited. You have a worthy cause. You are not raising money for band uniforms, soccer equipment or the Boy Scout camping trip in the spring. You are working hard toward becoming a bigger, more complete family. Writing a letter to those you are asking to help will be to your benefit as you work toward fundraising for adoption. Adoption...

How to Get the Most Out Of Cancer Fundraising Events

As cancer has become a more and more prevalent problem around the world, a number of amazing people and groups have started hosting cancer fundraising events to help raise money to pay for cancer treatments and research for cancer cures. These events will often be outdoor activities like cancer walk fundraisers or 5k runs. Without groups like Susan G Komen and the American Cancer Society coordinating these fundraising events, there is no telling...

After the Adoption Funding

Running an adoption fundraiser can be a stressful endeavor. On top of all the paperwork, and waiting you also have to constantly work at raising money with different fundraisers. Luckily, your family and friends are there to support you through the entire process. When all the fundraising is complete, be sure to let them know how much you appreciate their support. Invite everyone over for a thank you dinner. You can have...

Fundraising for Cancer

Fundraising for cancer can be one of the most rewarding and symbolic acts that a group of people can take in the battle with this terrible disease. Coming together to raise money to support cancer research or to pay for cancer treatments is a clear and demonstrable way of standing up to cancer and saying NO, I will not let you defeat me.We at Easy Fundraising Ideas want to tell you that we think...

Maximizing Church Building Fundraising

If you need to do something to get funds in to expand the facilities at your church, inviting people for an event is a great idea, so they can personally see what what facilities you have now, and what the church building fundraising is going to purchase. When you are trying to get ideas together for your church fundraising event, don't miss out on any opportunity. Whether your event is based around...

Making Baseball Fundraising Fun Again

School is tough. Homework is hard. Parents are out of touch. Then there is baseball. Being a teenager is hard. It can be a chore to get excited about something when everything else seems to be going against you. Sports is not just an activity, it can be an escape. Adding fundraising to the game though, begins to make it a chore again. So is it worth the...

Advertising for your Baseball Fundraiser

A baseball fundraiser is useless if nobody knows what is happening. Advertising for your fundraiser is very important. The days of door-to-door sales are not only long-gone but also a dangerous option for young children. So what can your team do to let everyone know that you are having a fundraiser? Posters ? Although it may seem logical to lump door to door sales and poster advertisement together, posters have withstood the...

The Need for Basketball Fundraising

Basketball is one of the most popular sports both on the participant level and as a spectator sport. Go to any high school on basketball night and you will see plenty of fans in the stands. The crowds grow for college basketball and stay involved with National Basketball Association teams. One of the great attractions to basketball for young children is the low cost of participating. Kids just congregate up at the play ground or...

Basketball Fundraising Scratch Cards

You may have help scratch card fundraisers in the past for other groups or you may have never heard about fundraising with scratch off cards. But if you are now involved with a basketball team or group then you should consider Basketball Fundraising Scratch Cards the next time you need to raise money. These particular scratch cards are designed specifically for basketball players. The graphics are perfect for basketball and your team, league or school name...

Green Boy Scout Fundraising Ideas

Everyone know how Girl Scouts raise money. In fact there were not many stores we visited that did not have a table of Girl Scouts selling cookies. Boy Scouts, however, do not have a well known national fundraising program to use so troops appear to be more or less on their own. So, if you are part of the Boy Scouts we would like to share some Boy Scout fundraising ideas: 1. Flower Bulb Fundraisers: Selling flower...

Cub Scout Fundraising Cake Bake

Putting your young boy in cub scouts is one of the most beneficial things that you can do for you son. Cub scouts teaches boys about skills that they need to know that they might not learn in school. They teach skill such as first aid, CPR, and how to survive in the wilderness. Some skills are more useful than others, but they all have an impact in creating good character in...

Great Booster Club Fundraising Idea

Sports teams are some of the most fervent and active fundraising groups. Like it, love it, or absolutely hate it, fundraising is as much a part of team sports as referees and orange slices at halftime. For a large number of teams, mostly at the high school and junior high school levels, booster clubs have formed to take the pressure of organizing a fundraiser off of the coaches . Booster clubs are fantastic organizations...

Discount Card Basketball Fundraiser

If your high school basketball team is looking for a great fundraiser, then you have probably discussed lots of different options. Selling discount cards is an easy way to raise money for your high school basketball fundraiser. The benefits: Discount cards will obviously benefit your team as you make profits. The cards will also benefit the businesses that participate. Not only does it show support for the local team, but it provides...

Basics for Basketball Team Fundraising

Raising money for a basketball team can be a challenge; especially if your team is comprised of students. There are a million other things they are doing, and fundraising is not usually at the top of their list. It is important to get your fundraiser off on the right foot if you hope to pull them in, and keep them motivated. First, find a fundraiser that suits the team. The boy?s basketball...

New Candle Fundraising Ideas

Whether you have tried selling candles for a fundraiser before or not you should consider different candle fundraising ideas that are now available. The candle fundraising industry has changed dramatically over the past couple of years. Many companies that were successful selling retail or even wholesale candles found they could not make money selling in the fundraising arena. There were too many hands in the profit picture and they squeezed the manufacturers to the point of...

Basketball Game Fundraisers

When your basketball team is ready to start a fundraiser consider doing something you are already good at: basketball. There are lots of great fundraisers out there, but when you work on something that you know your team will enjoy, you are more likely to have a successful basketball fundraiser. Try having a scrimmage. Invite your fans to come watch a scrimmage and get a sneak peek of the season ahead. Have contests...

An Easy Breast Cancer Fundraiser

Finding money for breast cancer fund raisingis both a worthy and frustrating cause. It is a never-ending process and the rewards are not immediate. On the other hand, people are willing to help because so many have seen the first-hand effects that breast cancer has had on their own loved ones. Lots of groups do the walk-a-thons and the all-night cancer fundraising. These types of fundraisers are great, and certainly have their...

Motivation for Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraising

The hardest part of fundraising is motivation. Those participating in the fundraiser must be motivated to sell and raise money, and those buying must be able to see the importance from those selling. Whew. It can be exhausting. But it is worth the fatigue. When you are doing a fundraiser for a cause that is worth your time you can easily learn to ignore the difficulty. breast cancer awareness...

A Creative Breast Cancer Fundraising Event

When it comes to breast cancer fundraising event the primary technique usually involves a LOT of walking. There are the all-night walk-a-thons, the 3-Day walks, Race for the Cure, and so many others. All of these are great; but occasionally we limit ourselves when it comes to planning events to raise money for breast cancer research and awareness. Do you have lots of American Idol fans in your area? Host a singing...

Looking for Cheerleading Fundraising Ideas?

Cheerleading is a great sport?.unfortunately it is also an expensive sport. If your squad is looking for a new cheerleading fundraising opportunity, consider the following for your group: Younger Squads: If your cheerleading squad has lots of young members then it is probably in your best interest to find a direct-sell fundraiser. With a direct-sell, you have the products on hand to sell to your customers. In other words, instead of...

Cheerleading Fundraising Ideas

Cheerleading fundraising is a must. There are tons of expenses when you are a cheerleader ? uniforms, shoes, equipment, traveling fees, etc. The list goes on and on, but the budget does not? But cheerleading fundraisers do not have to be difficult. There are lots of fundraising programs available that will help your squad raise the money they need to keep cheering! One program that is perfect for cheerleading fundraising is the pizza...

Motivating Your Cheerleading Fund Raisers

The key to a successful fundraiser is a motivated seller. One would naturally assume that a cheerleading squad would be motivated to do just about anything. But fundraising is a different monster. Nobody likes the idea of having to raise money. So what is your motivation? How do you keep spirits up? How do you convince them to be happy about raising money through a cheerleading fundraiser? One of the...

Private School Fundraising Discount Cards

Getting an education from a private school comes with certain benefits. Children, in most cases, get more hands on experience in the classroom, as well as closer attention from teachers. The mainstream fads and overall culture of the public school system is avoided, and there is a broad exposure to more educational activities. Unfortunately there is one thing that cannot be avoided: private school fundraising. No matter what price you pay...

How to Start a Private School Fundraiser

The first step in private school fundraising is to choose a fundraiser. It sounds simple, but this is often the hardest part. You want to pick a fundraising program that compliments both your group and those who will be participating as buyers. For instance, you may think that coffee is a ridiculous item for school-age children to sell, but if they are selling to adults in the community it may be a...

Private School Fundraising Ideas

Choosing the right program for your private school fundraiser can sometimes be a bit of a challenge. There are so many great fundraisers ? how do you pick just one? The best way to decide which fundraiser is to look at the type of group you have, and go from there. Whole School: If the program you choose turns into a school-wide fundraiser, then think big! Pick a fundraiser with high...

Preschool Fundraising Letters

Parents and teachers of preschool children would agree that a healthy snack is a better snack. If your school is trying to raise a little extra money, consider selling Welch?s Fruit Snacks for your preschool fundraiser as an alternative to having a candy sale. Preschool fundraising can be a little tricky. The children are not yet old enough to sell products throughout the community, and they have no money to spend....

Getting Parents Involved with Preschool Fundraising

Preschool fundraising takes a little creativity. Because the children are not old enough to buy or sell fundraising products, the responsibility remains with the parents. Although parents are willing to do just about anything for the betterment of their child's education ? it is best to keep the fundraising simple. A great preschool fund raiser, that keeps the parents in mind, is to sell pizza cards. You can really approach it...

Pre-Sell Booster Club Fundraising

The booster club is always busy. Those who disagree are obviously not involved! Between meetings, practices, games and all the things in between it hardly seems possible to add another chore to the list?but there is one necessary activity that plagues the booster club each year ? fundraising. Doing a booster club fundraiser is an important task for each group. To supplement the income of the group or sport, booster club members often...

Direct-Sell Booster Club Fundraisers

Are people still buying your seat stomp-out-the-enemy cushions, your school-spirit pom-poms, or your stick-it-to-the-opponents plastic megaphones? No? Well color me surprised?? The economy is in bad shape right now, and people are not willing to hand over their money unless they know exactly what they are getting in return, even for a booster club fundraiser. And as much as they want to support the team, they simply cannot justify spending their hard-earned money...

Teaching Thriftiness through Boy Scout Fundraising

"A Scout is trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean and reverent." Though we might not be able to help much with being clean or brave, we can certainly help out a scout who is looking for ways to be thrifty. Doing fundraising throughout the year can help your boy scouts learn about earning and raising money for a worthy cause. Whatever you are raising money for there...

Teaching Thriftiness through Boy Scout Fundraising

"A Scout is trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean and reverent." Though we might not be able to help much with being clean or brave, we can certainly help out a scout who is looking for ways to be thrifty. Doing fundraising throughout the year can help your boy scouts learn about earning and raising money for a worthy cause. Whatever you are raising money for there...

Choosing the Right Boy Scout Fundraiser

Is your troop looking for something new for your next boy scout fund raiser? How do you decide what will work for your group? There are a few things to consider when choosing the next fundraiser. Troop size: There are lots of programs out there made for various sized-groups. If you have just a few boys in your troop, look for a fundraising program that will offer high profits. With scratch...

Choosing the Right Catholic School Fundraiser

The type of fundraiser you choose should be determined by the size and abilities of your members. Use the following suggestions to help your catholic school find a fundraiser that works: Large Schools of Groups ? A fundraising group with lots members is very lucky. You can choose almost any type of catholic school fundraiser, and execute it successfully. A direct-sale fundraiser, like coffee backpacks or lollipops are easy to...

Working Around Catholic School Fundraising Restrictions

Over the past few years schools and districts have been placing more and more restrictions on catholic school fundraisers. Unfortunately with so many limitations, most schools are giving up on the opportunity to raise money effectively. But all is not lost. There are still lots of programs that will benefit schools with even the strictest conditions. Most of the restrictions put on fundraising products are geared toward food items. In an...

A Daycare Fundraiser that Works for Everyone

When your daycare is looking for an easy daycare fundraising idea that will also benefit the families and community ? try pizza cards! You can raise money for field trips, classroom supplies, teacher appreciation week, or whatever expense you have coming up. And with a pizza card daycare fundraiser everyone wins? The daycare will obviously benefit from selling pizza cards. You purchase the cards from your fundraising consultant up front, then turn around...

Is Daycare Fundraising Necessary?

Why is daycare fundraising necessary? Parents are already paying tuition for their child?s education?why should they be expected to pay for extras as well? My mother has been the director or our church daycare for several years. During the course of the year there are a few different fundraisers that are offered to parents in order to raise some extra money for various expenses. Many times daycare fundraising is done in...

Football Fundraising is a Necessity

In the south, football is far more than just a sport; it is a way of life. The screaming fans, the cheerleaders, the half-time show, and of course your favorite team are all a part of the scene. But a true southerner knows that the setting for the big game is not done in a huge stadium filled with millions of fans while the rest watch on TV. No, the big game...

Humane Society Fundraising

Raising money for the humane society is an important task, and it may seem overwhelming at times. With the right knowledge of fundraising though, it does not have to be. The biggest step is deciding between a pre-sell versus a direct-sell fundraiser. A pre-sell fundraiser is a program that features brochures that are used for selling various products. Once your group has decided which fundraiser you will do, your fundraising consultant sends...

A Humane Society Fundraiser that Works!

One of the most successful fundraisers available is the pizza card fundraiser. With this program your group sells a card offers that your customer 20 opportunities to get a Buy-One-Get-One-Free deal with your local pizzeria. The process is easy, and the results are high. The first step after deciding to sell pizza cards for your humane society fundraiser is to sign up your local pizza place. Simply download the merchant agreement and...

Military Fundraising Ideas for Kids

Watching parents in the military come and go can be tough on kids. While they are certainly proud of mom or dad, and what they are doing for their country, they still miss them and wish they could be home. A great way to help kids through such a rough transition is to get them involved in their own military fundraising project. Instead of just sending mom or dad a letter,...

Direct-Sale Military Fundraisers

If you are thinking of starting a military fundraiser, a direct-sale fundraising program might be the best option. With people constantly moving to and from the base, it is hard to know if a family will be there from one week to the next. Pre-sell fundraisers would require you to wait until the products arrived before you can pass them out to buyers?and by then, someone could be gone. Direct-sale military fundraisers are...

A Fantastic Prom Fundraiser

Chances are good that if you are reading this, you are on the planning committee, or the student council, or some type of group that is in charge of coming up with ideas for your high school prom. Chances are even better that you are also in charge of finding prom fundraisers to help fund those ideas. Prom can get costly. Everyone assumes that it is the dress, the hair, the makeup...

Prom Fundraising Basics

Prom fundraising can be a nightmare sometimes?but it does not have to be that way! There are so many ways to raise money for prom that are easy and affordable. If your school is on a tight budget you should go with a pre-sell fundraiser. With a pre-sell program you receive free brochures for each person in your group that will be participating in the prom fundraisers. You sell an...

Easiest Sports Team Fundraiser

Anyone involved in sports understands that your teamwork is as much at work off the field as it is during the game. The ways that you work together as a team while you are not playing has a great effect on the way you work together while the clock is running. Group projects are a great way to build team unity?.and if you are going to work on something, it might as well...

Scratch Cards ? Perfect for Sports Team Fundraising

Does your team need a great sports team fundraiser? Are you really too busy to do much of anything? Then try scratch cards ? problem solved. Scratch card fundraisers are the easiest and most profitable fundraiser available. If your team needs a little extra money for equipment, fees, whatever has snuck up on you then scratch cards are the best bet. You simply purchase the cards upfront then start...

The Perfect Volleyball Fundraiser

Is your volleyball team looking for a great, easy, fool-proof volleyball fundraiser? Look no further ? your team can sell Money Savings Cards to raise money! How does this fundraiser work? The Money Savings Card fundraiser is very simple. You purchase cards that your group or team will be selling for $10 each. You pay upfront for the cards, so once you start selling, all the money you make?you keep. No...

Choosing the Best Volleyball Fundraising Idea

If your volleyball team is looking for a new volleyball fundraising opportunity, make sure you consider the following information as you choose a fundraising program: Younger Team: Lots of young volleyball teams are looking for fundraisers to help with league fees, uniforms, or general funds. With younger kids a direct-sell fundraiser is ideal. With a direct-sell, you have the products on hand to sell to your customers. In other words, instead...

Church Fund Raising for Rookies

Are you trying to purchase a new projection screen for the sanctuary? Fund some scholarships for children's camp? Help pay for a new coat of paint in the classrooms? Have you ever done church fundraising before? If you have big goals and little experience then you are in the right place. Church fundraisers can be both rewarding and easy if you take the right steps to accomplishing your goals. The...

An Easy Church Fundraiser

Is your church group looking for a simple and successful church fundraiser? Look no further than the Money Savings Card. It is the newest fundraising opportunity, and without a doubt one of the most profitable fundraisers available. What is a Money Savings Card? A Money Savings Card is exactly what it sounds like. It is a card that gives the buyer exclusive rights to online shopping discounts at hundreds of stores. ...

An Easy Christian Fundraiser

Picking the right fundraiser can be a difficult task. There are usually one or two things about a fundraiser program that can work against your group ? high minimums, shipping fees, ordering in full cases quantities, etc. Christian fundraising can prove to be an even bigger challenge, because the desire to sell a product worth-while to your customer. The biggest complaint that is heard about fundraising is that there is not a...

The Key to Christian Fundraising

Having a Christian fundraiser is useless if nobody knows that you are doing one. What do you mean? Let me explain. Your Christian organization may be starting the best fundraising program the world has ever seen. You may be raising money for the most worthy cause on earth. But if nobody participates, the fundraiser is a failure. You are left asking yourself where you went wrong; reevaluating your motives and questioning...

The Perfect Fundraiser for Elementary School Students

When you are doing a fundraiser with elementary school children it is always good to remember one thing ? the easier the better! If you can find a fundraising program that keeps things simple for the seller and is still beneficial for the buyer, then you will have a great fundraiser! The newest fundraiser available does just that! Money Savings Cards are a great elementary fundraiser to do with school-age children....

Great Tips for Elementary School Fundraising

#1 ? Keep it simple. --If you are working with young children then you will need to find a fundraiser that will be easy for them to explain. Find a program with limited prices, and if possible, one that they can sell directly. The less interaction they have to do with the customers is usually, the better. Fundraisers like the Money Savings card or pizza cards...

Which Band Fund Raiser Works the Best

When it comes time to start thinking about a band fund raiser (and that time will come soon rather than later, rest assured), a lot of anxiety can be spent agonizing over which band fund raiser to choose. You may be wondering which band fund raiser works the best, but the answer to that depends on several different factors. First off, there is no one "right" band fund raiser for your group, and you should...

Making the Most of Your High School Band Fundraiser

So it's that time of year again... time for the high school band fundraiser. No matter how many times you go through this, somehow it always feels like you want to do things a little bit differently next time. There's not one particular secret to making the most of your high school band fundraiser, but the more you can inform yourself about the possibilities available to you, the more likely you are to...

School Band Fundraisers for Fun and Profit

School band fundraisers are pretty much a necessity these days, what with budget cuts and lack of funds causing many extracurricular programs to shut down. So it's important that you get the most out of your school band fundraiser, but that doesn't mean it can't be fun, as well. In fact, the more fun you can make your fundraiser for everyone involved, the more likely you are to see the best profit. In order...

How to Make your Boy Scouts Fundraiser Go Smoothly

Working with kids can be a challenge, especially if you're trying to get them organized for a common goal that some of them may not completely understand. When you have a Boy Scouts fundraiser to do, it can be difficult to get everyone on the same page and working in the right direction, but doing so can make your Boy Scouts fundraiser go much more smoothly. Getting the boys involved and excited is obviously an...

Great Ideas for Boy Scouts Fundraisers

Wow, the Girl Scouts have it easy, don't they? Their fundraiser is already built into the national program, and Girl Scout Cookies are such a phenomenal perennial success that it's easy to feel like the Boy Scouts have a harder mountain to climb. But Boy Scouts fundraisers can be just as fun and successful - all you need is the right idea to suit your troop, and the excitement to go with it. Believe...

Choosing the Boy Scouts Fund Raiser that Works Best For You

It may seem daunting, the idea that the Boy Scouts can't just sell cookies like the Girl Scouts. This means you have to think of your own fund raiser. Fear not, though, because the good news is that there are a wealth of Boy Scouts fund raisers out there, and that means there's bound to be one that will work well for you and your troop. The size of your troop makes a big...

Breast Cancer Fund Raising Ideas That Really Work

If you've been trying to think of breast cancer fund raising ideas, it's likely that your top concern is how much profit you can make, and how quickly you can make it. There are many roads to the same destination, but if you're looking for some breast cancer fund raising ideas that really work, here are a few sure-fire winners. Pizza cards are a great way to make a huge profit with breast cancer fund...

Breast Cancer Fundraising Ideas for your Charity Event

If you are helping to organize a breast cancer fundraising event, chances are you are relying heavily on donations from the people who will be attending. But is that really the most that can be done? There are quite a few breast cancer fundraising ideas that can be used as supplements to the main event, and can really help boost your profits. One of the main breast cancer fundraising ideas that is commonly overlooked...

Breast Cancer Walk Fundraising Ideas to Maximize Your Profits

As you're probably already aware, breast cancer walks are one of the most popular ways to help raise funds and awareness for breast cancer charities. Obviously the most common way that breast cancer walks raise money is via donations raised by the walkers themselves, but there are many other breast cancer walk fundraising ideas that often aren't as apparent. If you make the best use of the time and space available at your...

Keep your Cheerleading Group Afloat with Cheerleading Fundraisers

Cheerleading groups are feeling the financial crunch just like the rest of us, and anyone who has a cheerleader in the family knows that it's not a cheap sport to get into. Uniforms alone are horrendously expensive, and when you add in travel costs and all the other things associated with competitive cheerleading... well, let's just say it's probably time to start thinking about cheerleading fundraisers. So what kind of fundraiser should you try? Candy...

An Easy High School Fundraiser

Football games, yearbooks, class projects, trips, and so much more. Being in high school today can be expensive. There are more and more opportunities to spend money than ever before, and hardly any to get some back. But that is changing. There is now a fundraiser designed to help you save money as you make it. When you are looking for a great high school fundraiser, turn to the Money Savings...

Tips for High School Fundraising

As you get ready to start a high school fundraisers, there are several things to keep in mind. Big Groups: (Marching Band, Student Council, Senior Class) If your group is large you will have several opportunities for raising lots of money. Your possibilities are endless with lots of people. Many big groups decide to do a direct-sale fundraiser. These types of high school fundraising ideas include selling items like candy, lollipops,...

Making the Most of your Cheerleading Fundraiser

You're probably already well aware that cheerleading fund raisers are a fact of life for most squads. Cheerleading is not the world's most inexpensive sport by a long shot. Someone has to pay for those uniforms and travel expenses, and since school seem to be increasingly unable to fund such programs, it's up to your cheerleading fund raiser to make up the difference. But don't panic - you already have a secret weapon for...

Fantastic Cheerleader Fundraising Ideas

So you want to get some good fundraising ideas for cheerleaders, but you don't really know where to start. Perhaps you've had lots of suggestions from other sources, and now you're more confused than ever. Fundraising for cheerleaders may sound like a stressful undertaking, but it doesn't have to be. We have some fundraising ideas for cheerleaders that they'll love, and that will be sure to get some much-needed funds in for...

Organizing your College Fundraiser

There are literally hundreds of types of groups and clubs in today's colleges, and the great majority of them receive no funding from the school directly. This means that being in college will most likely eventually mean getting involved with a college fundraiser. Whether you belong to a fraternity or sorority, a common interests club, or an activities organization, chances are at some point your group will require some money, and organizing a...

Easy and Profitable Fundraising Ideas for College

You might be stumped when it comes time to decide on fundraising ideas for your college group or club. Must college organizations these days, especially ones run by students, receive no official school funding, and so fundraising ideas for these college groups are a necessary part of their existence. So how do you come up with decent fundraising ideas for college? The important thing is to be aware of whom you're selling to, and...

Daycare Fundraisers That Really Work

Getting involved with your daycare fundraiser may be the first opportunity you've ever had to experience the challenges and fun of fundraising. It's not difficult to organize daycare fundraisers, but with a few pointers you can choose the fundraising activity that will best suit your group and its goals. If you are trying to raise funds for your daycare, you probably want something that will please parents and children alike. Things like Welch's Fruit...

Raising Funding for a Daycare

When you are raising funding for a daycare, there are many challenges involved, but there are also many rewards. If you are organizing the fundraiser, it is up to you to understand and take into account all the complexities of the undertaking, but luckily raising funding for a day care is not as complicated as it may seem on the surface. The hardest part about raising funding for a daycare is that some people may...

Fundraising for Elementary Schools: How to Choose?

As you may already know, fundraising for elementary schools is not all that difficult. People love contributing to anything that will help kids, and if you add the children's own excitement into the equation, you can see how elementary school fundraising can easily snowball into a big success. The hardest part is selecting a fundraiser that will work for your group - how do you choose amongst the many fundraising options that are...

Making the Most of Elementary School Fund Raising

Fund raising for elementary schools can be one of the most rewarding types of fundraising. Anything that will go directly to help children is always of great benefit, and elementary school fund raising is one of the things that the community really likes to get involved in. Elementary school fund raising is not difficult, but there are a few pointers that can really help you make the most of it. Let's face it: little...

A Quick Guide to High School Sports Fundraising

There's no getting around it, high school sports are expensive, and usually this means that they require fundraising. Even the most lightweight sports still have the considerations of equipment and uniforms, not to mention any traveling expenses and entrance fees involved with competing. And the bigger the team, the bigger the expenses, so high school sports fundraising is pretty much a given with school budget cuts being what they are these days. ...

What are Some Safe Bet High School Fundraising Activities?

If you are in charge of this year's high school fundraiser, your main concern is probably getting the most profit out of your sales. You want your fundraiser to be a sure-fire success, so what is the recipe for choosing a high school fundraising activity that will really boost your profits? The truth is, there's no one right high school fundraising activity - in fact, just about any high school fundraiser can work for you...

Unique High School Fundraisers that Won't Bore You

If you have been involved with high school fundraisers in the past, you already know how boring they can get. Some schools do the same high school fundraisers year in and year out, so now that you're in charge of organizing things, why not have a look at some unique high school fundraising ideas that will get everyone excited again? You may think that there's no such thing as a unique high school fundraiser, that...

Getting Ready for Your Humane Society Fund Raiser

The humane society is such an important asset to the community, so when you are organizing a humane society fund raiser, you want to make sure you get everything right. But that doesn't mean your humane society fund raiser has to be stressful or difficult - in fact, it's probably a lot easier than you imagine. First off, you'll want to assess what goals you have for your humane society fund raiser, both financial and...

Some Great Humane Society Fundraising Ideas

Sure, there are countless fundraising ideas out there, but which ones are the best for the humane society? There is no single right answer for the best humane society fundraising ideas, but there are a couple of suggestions we can give for fundraising ideas that have worked well in the past for groups like the humane society. Flower bulbs are a great no-risk humane society fundraising idea for groups where it is preferable not to...

All Kinds of Choral Groups Can Benefit from Choir Fundraising

Choirs come in all shapes and sizes, but they've all got one thing in common: they need money to operate. Choir fundraising is one of the fundamental aspects of being in a choir, because without choir fundraising, the money for things like uniforms and travel would simply not be there. Choir fundraising works well for all kinds of choirs, regardless of size, age, or organization. Church choirs often rely on choir fundraising when the...

Choir Fundraisers That Really Work

Choirs have a unique opportunity for fundraising due to the nature of the organization. Because the choir is centered around performance, it's a great idea to have a fundraising evening in which people can pay a donation in exchange for seeing the choir perform. But what many choirs don't realize is that there is tremendous potential for increasing profits beyond a mere ticket charge. Once the audience are in the building, why...

Tips for Team Fundraisers

If you are trying to do a fundraiser for your team during the most hectic season there is a good chance that you are having a hard time. Doing a team fundraiser can be tiring as it is, but if you add tons of events on top of that, it can seem next to impossible. But it is not. Look over the following tips for doing a successful fundraiser with your team....

Fundraising in Teams - Make Fundraising Fun!

Is fundraising with your team like pulling teeth? If your team is in a rut with raising money, then consider making it a competition. You know they respond well to competition, so give them something to work toward. First, pick a fundraiser. Find a team fundraiser that will be easy for everyone to sell. Cookie dough, candles, or pizza cards are great team fundraiser ideas for most average teams. You...

The Newest Band Fundraising Idea

The newest band fundraiser available is one that is sure to be a hit! Money Savings Cards are providing a brand new fundraising concept for lots of groups across the nation. They are simple, effective, and will help earn your band lots of extra money. The Money Savings Card fundraiser is exactly what it sounds like; it is a card that will save the buyer tons of money while they do their normal...

Raising Band Funds in a Recession

If your high school marching band was anything like mine, you probably experienced some times of low funds. Band is not always at the top of the priority list on a high school budget?it gets lost below football, basketball, baseball and text books. But that does not make it less important (well maybe a little less important than text books); anyone involved can attest to the significant effect band has had in their...

Why There is a Need for Preschool Fundraising

It may seem a bit odd that something like a preschool would have a need for fundraising. After all, isn't that what the tuition fees are for? Unfortunately, the costs of running a preschool soar higher and higher every year, and tuition doesn't usually cover things like updating playground equipment, replacing broken toys, or purchasing books for the children. This is where preschool fundraising comes in - given the choice between raising...

Top Preschool Fundraising Ideas

If you're organizing this year's preschool fundraiser, you've probably already looked at some fundraising ideas for preschool. This may be a bit disheartening at first, because sometimes fundraisers can appear to be about things like chocolate, or cookie dough. But fundraising isn't all about fatty snacks, so if you're looking for fundraising ideas that will send a more healthy message to your preschoolers, we've got you covered. First of all, a fundraiser doesn't have to...

Enjoying Your County Humane Society Fundraiser

The county humane society fundraiser is one of the most important events on the humane society's calendar, because it can have a significant impact on the budget for the following year. That may sound scary, but it's actually your opportunity to show that a fundraiser can both enjoyable and effective. All you have to do is stay focused on the goal of the county humane society fundraiser, and make a few smart decisions...

Coming Up With Great Preschool Fundraiser Ideas

Coming up with just the right preschool fundraiser ideas is not as easy as it seems. For most preschoolers (and parents of preschoolers), this will be their first experience with fundraising, so you want to be careful to choose something that will leave them with a good impression of the fundraising process. So how do you get some good preschool fundraiser ideas? The process can actually be made pretty simple if you...

Getting Excited About Prom Fundraisers

Let's face it: prom is not cheap. Prom themes seem to get more and more elaborate every year, and the costs of putting on the prom increase every time. The necessity of prom fundraisers may be obvious to you, but perhaps not so much to the students. So how do you get everyone who's involved excited about prom fundraisers? The truth is, it may be time for a reality check. We all...

Coming Up With Fundraising Ideas for Prom

If it's your turn this year to come up with the fundraising ideas for prom, you may feel a bit overwhelmed by everything that is involved with fundraising. But fundraising is not as complicated as it may seem, and if you learn the best ways to come up with fundraising ideas for prom, it can really be a fun and straightforward job. Firstly, you need to consider your sales team. In other words, the...

Fun and Effective Fundraisers for Prom

One of the facts of the school year is the annual prom, but unfortunately the cost of putting on a prom is so high these days that fundraisers for prom are pretty much a necessity in order to keep the event running. Fundraisers can be a fantastic way to make sure that your prom gets the budget boost it needs, but of course you want to have a fundraiser for prom that is both...

Getting the Most of Your School PTA Fundraiser

If you are trying to come up with ideas for an effective school PTA fundraiser, you've probably got a situation where the entire PTA is involved, and you want to please everyone. But how to go about coming up with the perfect school PTA fundraising idea without ending up in a big disagreement? Organization is key if you want everything to run smoothly. There are different people in your school PTA with different strengths,...

Different Types of PTA Fund Raisers

It's no secret that school budgets simply do not provide all the funds needed to run the school. PTA groups have responded to this by taking charge themselves and organizing PTA fund raisers. Fund raisers can provide much-needed extra money for the school, and although it does take some patience and organization, PTA fund raisers can be rewarding in more ways than one. But how do you choose the right type of...

Effective Fundraising for Relay For Life

Relay For Life is a fantastic way to raise funds for the fight against cancer, but these days it's about more than just the relay itself. If you want to do the most effective fundraising for Relay For Life, you really need to take advantage of all the other fundraising opportunities available. When it comes to fundraising interest for the American Cancer Society, it's not hard to see where your customer base will be when...

An Easy Library Fundraiser

So you have a new library in town?or maybe an old library?and you need to raise money. Try the newest library fundraiser ? Money Savings Cards. How does this fundraiser work? The Money Savings Card fundraiser is very simple. You purchase cards that your group will be selling for $10 each. You pay upfront for the cards, so once you start selling, all the money you make?you keep. No need to send...

Library Funding

Library fundraising is so important. Because the library is not associated with the typical fundraising groups ? cheerleading, sports teams, schools, etc ? it is often overlooked, but the funds have to come from somewhere! Just because library fundraising is not popular does not mean it has to be difficult though. There are lots of fundraising programs available that will help your group raise the money they need! One program that is perfect for a...

Coming up With Good Fundraising Ideas for Relay For Life

If you have a Relay For Life team that is having trouble coming up with good fundraising ideas, you've come to the right place. Not only do we have ample experience helping Relay For Life teams achieve their fundraising goals, we also have the perfect products to get you started down the fundraising road to success. Food is always a good for a fundraising idea, and when pizza is involved, who can say no...

Boosting Fundraiser Ideas for Relay For Life

Relay For Life is one of those events that has so many possibilities for fundraiser ideas. Aside from the track event itself, there's also all the peripheral fundraisers that go on, and really the options are endless for which fundraising ideas can do well at an event like Relay For Life. One of the things to keep in mind is that Relay For Life often attracts people whose lives have been directly touched by cancer,...

Fun Soccer Team Fundraising Ideas

Are you getting ready to organize some fundraising for your soccer team, but are short of soccer team fundraising ideas? Never fear, we have a whole range of different soccer team fundraising ideas, and at least one of them is certain to fit your group perfectly. All you have to do is get started with a small amount of research, and before you know it the right fundraising idea for your soccer team...

A Different Kind of Goal: Youth Soccer Fundraising

Youth soccer is one of the most popular sports out there for kids, but of course as you're probably aware the cost of keeping a team running is not particularly low. Youth soccer fundraising can really help give your team a much-needed boost of income, and it can help teach the soccer team some really important lessons about teamwork in the process. For many youth soccer teams, your fundraiser will be their first experience...

The Ins and Outs of Soccer Fund Raising

If this is your first time helping out with organizing soccer fund raising, you may be a bit apprehensive about what the whole process entails. Soccer fund raising is not difficult, but it does take a bit of research and organization in order to make your fundraiser as successful as possible. Luckily, we have all the tools you need to become an expert at soccer fund raising, and once you get yourself informed...

Fundraising for Teams is Not as Hard as You Think

Are you panicking about organizing the fundraising for your team? It's okay, we're here to help. Fundraising for teams is not as hard as you think, but sometimes the anxiety of not knowing what you're doing can get the better of you. Luckily, we have a lot of experience with fundraising for teams, and after you see it all explained, it won't seem like such an overwhelming project after all. First of all,...

Different Types of Fundraisers for Teams

If you have suddenly found yourself in the business of planning fundraisers for teams, you may be wondering about all the different types of fundraisers available to you. Also, how do you know which fundraisers will work well for your team? There are many different "right" ways to organize a fundraiser, so as long as you make yourself familiar with all the kinds of fundraisers for teams and which ones do what, you'll...

Excellent Fundraisers for Sports Teams

Sports teams are some of the easiest groups to organize fundraisers for, as sports players are naturally enthusiastic and energetic people. With the right fundraisers for sports teams, you can really help your group reach its financial goals, as well as strengthening that ever-important team spirit. There are so many excellent fundraisers out there for sports teams, it's difficult to know where to begin, but if you have a look at some basic...

Football Fundraising Ideas That the Kids Will Love

You've probably seen lots of football fundraising ideas in all different shapes and sizes. Catalogues, food, and discount cards are all fundraising ideas that are popular with sports teams. You may have a special situation, though, if you already know from experience that your football fundraiser ideas need to appeal to kids. If the football team's fellow students are likely to be the majority of your customer base, you'll want to choose...

Fundraising for Football: Planning and Organizing

Fundraising for football is not just about the selling process itself, it's also about about all the planning and organizing leading up to that point, and of course any payment and distribution effort that has to be made afterward. Good, solid organization is the key to successful fundraising for football, so if you start now and get your ducks in a row, you'll be on to the path to success in no time. The...

Fundraising Ideas for Football That Really Work

So the time has finally come - it's your turn to come up with some fundraising ideas for football. If this is your first time organizing a fundraiser, or even if you're a seasoned veteran of fundraising, it helps to become acquainted with some fundraising ideas for football that have proven themselves to work well. You want to come up with some fundraising ideas for football that will be both fun for the...

Keeping the Excitement in Football Team Fundraising

If you're in charge of the football fundraiser this year, you're probably wondering what sort of fundraising ideas you could consider that aren't like every other fundraiser out there. You want to do football team fundraising that works, but you also want something that will be exciting and fun to do. So what is the best way to think of exciting football team fundraising ideas? Well, the first thing you need to remember...

Handling the Challenges of High School Football Fundraising

It's no secret that high school football is one of the most popular sports out there, and it's also one of the most expensive for students to become involved in. There are all kinds of expenses high school football incurs, from new uniforms to traveling costs, and we all know that with budget cuts being what they are, a lot of high school football programs would be in trouble if it weren't for the...

Having Fun with Little League Fundraising

Fun may not be the first thing you think of when you consider all the aspects of little league fundraising. After all, your main goal is just to make as much money as possible for the team, right? Well, yes, there is that, but there is more to little league fundraising than just the financial considerations. Little league fundraising doesn't have to be a dismal chore, and in fact when the kids...

The Psychological Aspects of Little League Fundraisers

Being on the little league team can be one of the most rewarding and memorable times in a young child's life. For many children, little league is their first experience with a team sport, and thus it is important for them to come out of little league with a positive feeling of what teamwork is all about. It may seem frightening, therefore, to know that so many little league teams rely on little league fundraising,...

The Best Product for Your Middle School Fundraisers

Raising money by selling Money Savings Cards is a perfect middle school fundraiser. By nature, middle school students are not the most skilled fund-raisers. Their sales pitch is usually scattered, the products they sell are boring, and their follow up is fair at best. Money Savings Cards can change that, though, for the better. A Money Savings Card is exactly what it sounds like. It is a card that gives the...

Middle School Fundraising with a Positive Spin

Middle school students walk a fine line between child and teenager; a line that is still easily manipulative but on the verge of rebellion. The key is to appeal to their childlike need for approval and excitement. When you start a fundraiser for kids, you have to make it the biggest, best, most exciting thing in the whole world?the same goes for middle school students. The teenage apathy has not yet set...

The Easiest PTA Fund Raiser

If your group is looking for new and exciting PTA fundraising ideas, then look no further. The Money Savings Card fundraiser is the newest way to raise money for your school. It is the easiest fundraiser available and the most profitable. A Money Savings Card is essentially a card that your customers will purchase during your PTA fundraiser that will allow them to save money while shopping online. Your group will...

Keeping the PTA Fund Full

The PTA fund comes and goes in waves. But your budget does not have to come and go. There are great PTA fundraising ideas for each season, and with a little planning, you can have a full budget all year long. Fall: Doing a fundraiser around the time that school starts is all about timing. During that first week there are all kinds of papers being sent home with students, so...

Have Fun with your Little League Fundraiser

You may not know it yet, but your little league fundraiser is going to be great fun. Sure, at the moment it may seem like it's nothing but anxiety and stress - after all, the little league team is looking up to you as a fundraiser organizer to ensure they have enough funds to buy the things they need. And little league league is not exactly an inexpensive venture. There are uniforms to...

Is This Your First Youth Fundraising Experience?

No matter what activity your child is involved in, be it a church youth group or a sport or any other group activity, chances are you will be asked at some point to participate in youth fundraising. In fact, you may even have be asked to be in charge of organizing your youth fundraising effort, which can be a daunting prospect if you've never done such a thing before. However, youth fundraising is...

Youth Fundraisers that Are Fun and Responsible

When you are looking at youth fundraisers, chances are you want to put some thought into which one you choose. After all, these are children we're talking about, and you want to make sure that you choose a youth fundraiser that will be appropriate for them, and will send the right message. We have a wide variety of youth fundraisers that fit the bill, and lots of ideas for the best youth fundraisers...

Coming Up with Useful Youth Fundraising Ideas

If you are in charge of organizing the fundraising activity for your child's sports team, church youth group, or any other activity where fundraising is required, you may be wondering just how you're going to go about doing this. Of course youth fundraising doesn't organize itself, but it's probably not as difficult as you think. With the right research, and armed with some useful tips, anyone with the motivation to make their youth...

Creating Momentum for Youth Group Fundraising

Youth group fundraising is a necessary part of keeping your church's youth group alive and running, but that doesn't mean it all has to be centered around seriousness and the need for money. Not only can your youth group fundraising activity but fun, but indeed it should be made as fun as possible in order to get the most benefit out of the fundraising, both emotionally and financially. It's important that the members of the...

Using a Youth Group Fundraiser as a Learning Tool

A youth group fundraiser for your church's youth group is a fantastic way to accomplish several goals at once. Not only can you get some much-needed money in to help keep the youth group afloat, you can also use your youth group fundraiser to teach important lessons about community and teamwork. What better way to refresh your youth group's strength within the church, and make some money for them along the way! Youth groups...

We've Got All the Good Fundraising Ideas for Youth!

Whether your child is part of a sports team, a church youth group, or even a daycare, chances are you're here because you're looking for some fundraising ideas to help your youth group. The good news is that fundraising ideas for youth are pretty much synonymous with fundraising ideas in general, as so many youth-related activities are under-funded and in need of extra support. This means that you will not have any problems...

A Plan for Successful Christian School Fundraising

Like many other educational institutions these days, Christian schools often have to run fundraisers in order to meet some of the budget requirements they have. Books, equipment, and general school maintenance do not come cheaply, and Christian school fundraising is a fantastic way to help boost your school's income. This is important work, and the bonus is that it's fun, too. But before you get excited about the prospect of helping your school with...

The Multiple Rewards of Christian Fund Raising

Christian fund raising is some of the most rewarding fund raising out there. Not only are you helping out your church, Christian fundraising gives you a fantastic opportunity to bond not only with other members of your faith, but also with the community at large. What better way to spread His message than with a Christian fund raiser that benefits everyone involved! One issue that often concerns those who organize Christian fund raising is...

Popular Christian Fundraising Ideas

If you are looking for some Christian fundraising ideas to help your church or other Christian group, look no further. We have a variety of Christian fundraising ideas available, and you will be pleased to know that every one of them is appropriate for upholding the standards of your Christian faith. All you have to do is browse through these exciting and fun Christian fundraising ideas, and choose the one that is most...

PTO Fundraising for Every Season

With a little bit of strategy, and a good knowledge of which fundraisers are in season, your PTO fund could stay full. Below is a list of the top PTO fundraising ideas, and the best times of the year to execute them. Cookie Dough: There is really no bad time to do a cookie dough fundraiser. There are times that you have to watch if you are expecting a delivery by a...

The Newest PTO Fundraiser

If your PTO is looking for new and exciting PTO fundraising ideas, then the search is over! The Money Savings Card fundraiser is the newest way to raise money for your school. It is the easiest fundraiser available and the most profitable. A Money Savings Card is a card that your customers will purchase during your PTO fundraiser that will allow them to save money while shopping online. Your fundraising participants...

The Social Benefits of a Fraternity Fundraiser

A fraternity fundraiser for your college's local chapter can be a great way to go about reaching several goals at once. Not only will it help boost your yearly budget by bringing in some much needed cash (because let's face it, every school club needs extra funding these days), but also your fraternity fundraiser can be used indirectly as a tool to help bind both the newer and the more experienced fraternity brothers together...

Getting the Ball Rolling with Fraternity Fundraising

Fraternity fundraising is, these days, an almost essential part of making sure your fraternity stays afloat. Let's face it, being a maintaining a chapter is not an inexpensive venture, and how much help can you realistically expect to get from your college when budget cuts are more extreme than ever? But don't let it get you down, not all of fraternity fundraising is doom and gloom. Not only can you have a...

Getting Fraternity Fundraiser Ideas to Work for Your Group

You probably already knew this day would come... you've got to come up with some fraternity fundraiser ideas for your school's chapter. If you're brand new to fundraising, or even if you remember a thing or two from your fundraising days in high school, it can still be useful to get to grips with some specific fraternity fundraiser ideas that are tried and tested. After all, you have some money that needs to...

Popular Fraternity Fundraising Ideas

You have come to the right place if you are looking for an appropriate fundraising idea for your fraternity. We have a large variety of fraternity fundraising ideas ready to go, and they're cool ideas, too, ones that people will actually get excited about. All you have to do is have a look through our range of popular fraternity fundraising ideas, and pick one that you think will work best with in your...

Various Fundraisers for Fraternities

If you have suddenly been thrust into the job of planning fundraisers for fraternities, you are probably curious about what kinds of fundraisers are available for your group or chapter. You will also want to learn, of course, which of those fundraisers will work best for the people you have as your sales team. The good thing is, there is no one right way to run a fundraiser, so your job is just...

Fundraising for Fraternities Made Simple

Are you worried that you don't know anything about organizing the fundraising for your fraternity? That's no problem, we've got all the answers you need. Fundraising for fraternities is really not all that difficult, but sometimes there's a lot of stress involved at the beginning of something like this when you've never done it before and you're not sure if your know what you're doing. But not to worry, we have more...

There Are Lots of Good Fundraising Ideas for Fraternities

Whether you are trying to raise a little money for a small fraternity chapter, or a lot of money for a large fraternity chapter, or some other combination, you are probably wondering what sort of fundraising ideas there are for fraternities. Luckily, there is no shortage of fundraising ideas for fraternities, so no matter what your situation or monetary goals, you will not have any problems finding a fundraiser that will work for you...

Building Excitement for Your Sorority Fundraiser

Things may have gotten to the point where a sorority fundraiser is necessary for keeping your chapter in a good financial situation, but that doesn't mean you have to focus solely on the sobering aspects of the need for funds. Not only will you learn through this experience that your sorority fundraiser can be fun, but the more you get into it, the more the fun will build upon itself and create its own...

The Psychology of Sorority Fundraising

The times you share with your sorority sisters can be some of the most wonderful and memorable times in your college career. This is a time when you are learning to bond with other young women and to show support and help each other through all the fun and challenges of college. You want to come out of the experience with a positive feeling, knowing that your time with the sorority was everything...

Fun Sorority Fundraiser Ideas

Are you preparing to get your sorority fundraiser together for this year, but you're not too clear on the best sorority fundraiser ideas? Don't worry, there are a wide variety of different sorority fundraiser ideas out there, and there is definitely one that will suit your chapter perfectly. You'll need to do a small amount of simple research before you get started, and soon enough you will start to see exactly which kinds...

Getting Help with Booster Fundraising

Booster fundraising is some of the most dedicated fundraising out there. In fact, many booster clubs are formed for the sole purpose of raising money for the group they represent. This puts a lot of pressure on you when organizing a fundraising activity, because if fundraising is the whole point of the booster club, then people expect you to do a halfway decent job of it. This can prove daunting if you're...

Staying Positive About Booster Fund Raisers

It used to be that booster club fund raisers were usually for sports teams. In fact, booster clubs were almost exclusively in support of sports, usually high school football or basketball. These days, however, booster clubs are popping up all over the place, and booster club fund raisers can help raise much-needed cash for just about any sort of group or club, regardless of the club's focus or activity. Booster club fund...

Getting Fresh New Booster Fundraising Ideas

As you probably already are well aware, booster clubs are constantly on the lookout for new and improved ways to raise money for the team or club that they support. Fundraising ideas are a dime a dozen, but when fundraising is your main reason for existing (as is the case with many booster clubs), you don't just want to do the same tired fundraising ideas over and over. You want something new, something...

Drumming Up Enthusiasm for Middle School Fundraisers

In the end, it comes down to this: middle school activities cost money, sometimes a lot of money. In fact, activities like sports seem to get more expensive every year, while funding for extracurricular clubs and groups keeps on a steady decline. While you probably understand this, the kids may not, so what's the key to getting middle school students excited about fundraisers? This is actually a great opportunity to teach kids the value...

Coming Up with Middle School Fundraiser Ideas

If it's your turn to come up with your middle school's fundraiser ideas this year, you may be feeling somewhat overwhelmed by all the different things that are involved with organizing a fundraiser. But really it's not all as complex as you think, and you just learn the most effective methods for coming up with middle school fundraisers, it can be a pretty straightforward and even enjoyable venture. The first thing you need to think...

Middle School Fundraiser

A fund raiser is just a fact of life for school kids of any age, but middle school is when the momentum of fund raising really starts kicking in. Fundraisers are pretty much essential these days in order to keep extra-curricular activities running smoothly and able to stay afloat. A fund raiser can be a great way to make sure your sport or club gets adequate funding, and of course if the kids...

Which People to People Fundraiser Is the Right One?

If the time has come for you to start thinking about a People to People fundraiser for a student ambassador's special trip, you may be spending a lot of effort worrying about which People to People fundraiser to choose. Obviously you want to make sure you raise all the money for the trip, but the best road to that result depends on certain variables in your situation. Firstly, don't get tricked into thinking that there's...

People to People Fundraisers that Are Fun and Profitable

If you have a People to People student ambassador on your hands and you need to help them raise money for their trip, a fundraiser is pretty much necessary if you don't think the money will magically come from somewhere else (which, let's face it, it never does). You need to get the most financial benefit possible out of your People to People fundraiser, but of course you don't want it to turn into...

People to People Fundraising Ideas for Maximum Profit

When it's time to finance a trip for your People to People student ambassador, obviously your main worry is how much money you can make, and when you can reach your goal. There are lots of ways to go about developing People to People fundraising ideas, but with a couple of starter ideas, you can really get some inspiration about what sorts of options are available to you. Chocolate bars, even after all these years,...

Using People to People Fundraising Ideas to Organize Your Team

People to People is a fantastic cultural opportunity for student ambassadors to experience life like they have never known before, and might not get a chance to know otherwise. It's an opportunity you don't want them to miss, but of course it doesn't come for free. Most People to People student ambassadors will require some amount of fundraising for their trip expenses, and this means you'll want to get some fundraising ideas together...

A Fun Relay for Life Fundraiser

In college, my sorority supported the Relay for Life foundation each year with various fundraising activities. One year, after many desperate attempts to collect money from out classmates we resorted to looking inward. Because so many of us had already contributed, we decided to make it a little more fun to give more. We had a water-gun fundraiser. We each donated $5 to our Relay for Life fundraiser - $1 went toward...

Relay for Life Fundraiser Ideas

Money savings cards are a great way to raise money for your next Relay for Life fundraiser. What is a Money Savings Card? A money savings card is a $10 card that your group sells to customers. When they buy the card they are purchasing a membership to a special online savings club. They can use the username and login code on the back of their card to go online and find hundreds of...

Soccer Team Fundraiser that Works!

There is a new fundraiser on the market called Money Savings Cards ?and it is sure to be the best soccer fund raiser that your team does this year! What is a Money Savings Card? A money savings card is a $10 card that your group sells to customers. When they buy the card they are purchasing a membership to a special online savings club. They can use the username and login code...

Seasonal Soccer Fundraiser Ideas

Between team fees, equipment purchases and buying a new uniform each year, playing soccer can get expensive. Doing a soccer fundraiser may seem like a great idea ? and it is ? but you should make sure that your team chooses a fundraiser that is in season (not just soccer season)! Spring Soccer: When the weather starts to turn warm and you pull the cleats out for a new season, then it is...

Two of the Most Popular Sorority Fundraising Ideas

If you want to find an appropriate and popular fundraising idea for your sorority, don't worry, we have the answers! We stock a wide array of sorority fundraising ideas, and we have everything from the old classics to the new favorites. Your job is just to browse through all of our sorority fundraiser ideas, and choose one that you and your sorority sisters think can really work for you. Among our most popular sorority...

Things to Remember with Fundraisers for Sororities

This might be your first time to have the responsibility of organizing fundraisers for sororities, and if it is you'll of course need to know what kind of fundraiser you should do. A lot of the choices available to you will depend on the size of your chapter and the amount of people you have selling, as well as other factors like your financial target and your customers. Luckily, there's no one right...

Getting Past the Hurdles of Fundraising for Sororities

Does it concern you that you're in charge of handling this year's fundraising for your sorority, and yet you don't really know the first thing about fundraising? Have no fear, we've got you covered. Fundraising for sororities is not as riddled with anxiety as you think, and in fact it's a lot of fun and can help you and your sorority sisters bond over a common goal. However, there's always that stress...

Don't Worry About Finding Fundraising Ideas for Sororities

You may be a small sorority chapter trying to raise a little bit of money, or perhaps you have the largest chapter in the state, and you need quite a significant amount of cash. Either way, you're going to need to look at some really good fundraising ideas for sororities, and then narrow it down to the best idea that will work for you and your chapter. We have a large selection of...

Fantastic Cub Scout Fundraisers

Oh, the Girl Scouts and Brownie troops have it so easy - they have a magic fundraiser already built into their national program. Girl Scout Cookies are such a staple of successful fundraising that you may be worried about how your little Cub Scouts can compete with something like that. But actually, Cub Scout fundraisers can be equally successful, and lots of fun. You just need a good fundraiser idea, and you're...

Making the Most of Cub Scouts Fundraising

Organizing young boys is a challenge at the best of times, and when you're trying to get Cub Scouts focused on a goal that involves raising money, they may not completely understand what is going on, and that can make your job even harder. So if you can find a way to get the Cub Scouts Fundraising message across to your troop, it can make a world of difference with how things go. Obviously when...

Making Non Profit Fundraisers Fun

With the economy being what it is these days, fundraisers for non profit groups have pretty much developed into a necessity in order to keep organizations functional and running smoothly. This means it is of utmost importance that your non profit fundraiser is, well, profitable. However, that doesn't mean that you can't have fun with it. In fact, if you make an effort to keep some excitement in your non-profit fundraiser, it...

Non Profit Fundraising that's Effective and Enjoyable

If you are organizing a non profit fundraising effort, you probably have no idea of the range of possibilities available to you. One of the obvious choices is to have some sort of non profit fundraising event, possibly with bands or other performance acts donating their time and skills to the cause. But you must not make the mistake of relying only on ticket prices for your non profit fundraising - there are...

Which Non Profit Fundraiser Is the Right One?

If things are getting to the point in your organization where you need to start thinking about a non profit fundraiser, you may be having a lot of stress about which non profit fundraiser you should choose. Obviously you want the non profit fundraiser that works the best, but how do you know which one that is? There is no right answer, but there is a formula that can help you figure things...

Easy Non Profit Fundraiser Ideas

When the time comes around that you're ready to decide on a non profit fundraiser for your organization, you may be fresh out of good ideas. But since many non profits receive little in the way of official funding, you're going to have to come up with a brilliant non profit fundraising activity sooner or later. After all, it's essential to the life of your group! So what are the steps to organizing a...

Coming Up with Good Non Profit Fundraising Ideas

As you get to the point that you want to start thinking about non profit fundraising ideas for your group or organization, you may find that you really don't know where to start. But of course you're going to have to learn how to come up with some good non profit fundraising ideas at some point if your organization, like so many others these days, is starting to rely more heavily on fundraising ideas...

Picking the Right Fundraiser for Non Profit

As your organization progresses and grows, obviously you will be looking for new and better ways to set up fundraiser opportunities for your non profit. This can cause anxiety if you don't really know what sort of non profit fundraisers you should be looking at. Obviously you want the best one for your group and financial situation, but because there are so many options, it's hard to know which one that one...

Maximizing Non Profit Organization Fundraising

When you are trying to get ideas together for your non profit organization fundraising event, you may be missing out on all sorts of possibilities for additional fundraising opportunities. Whether your event is based around music performances, or popular speakers, or even a meal with a dance, there are all kinds of non profit organization fundraising ideas you can take advantage of in addition to just the tickets for the event. So if...

Keeping a Positive Outlook on Charity Fundraising

It used to be that charity fundraising was a supplemental thing, that fundraisers were done as extra activities to boost the charity's other sources of income. As the economy changes and governmental priorities shift, however, you may find that your charity now relies on charity fundraising more than ever for its money. Charity fundraising can help you get in some much-needed funds regardless of what your charity's focus is, and this is great...

Building Excitement for Your Charity Fundraiser

The bottom line is obvious - charities need money to run, and sometimes they need quite a lot of money to continue on with their worthwhile activities. The cost of running a charity increases every year, while the economy continues to put all of us in a difficult position. While this all makes perfect sense, it doesn't change the fact that if you want your charity to prosper, you're going to need a...

Fresh Charity Fundraising Ideas

You probably already know that charities are always looking for better ways to raise money, for the new and improved charity fundraising ideas that will really give a boost to their profits. There are hundreds of viable fundraising ideas out there, but when the entire point of your organization is the fundraising itself, of course you want to branch out and not just use the same fundraising ideas every single year. There's nothing...

Fundraising for Charity Can Be Easier than You Think

Are you worried about how to organize the fundraising for your charity fundraising team? If you need some help, you've come to the right place. Getting your team set for some quality fundraising for charity is easier than you think it is, but sometimes the apprehension of not knowing how do do it can make you feel nervous about trying. We have experts on hand to help your team with their fundraising...

With Fundraising, Charities Win Every Time

If you're in charge of your team's fundraising this year, it's likely you're starting to think about what kind of fundraising you could do that wouldn't bore your team to tears. Without fundraising, charities for the most part would not be able to continue their important work, but that doesn't mean that helping them out should be boring or stressful. So what is the best route to head down when fundraising for...

Making the Most of Charity Fundraising Events

If you are involved in the organizing of charity fundraising events, you probably already know what a fantastic opportunity this is to raise some desperately needed money for a good cause. But are you really making the most of your charity fundraising events? Are you maximizing profits and coming out with the best financial situation possible? We have a lot of ideas that you can use to help supplement your charity fundraising...

Planning Your Fundraising for Charities

Fundraising for charities may seem to be strictly about getting some much-needed cash in for the charity of your choice, but of course it's not as simple as that. There is quite a bit of planning and organizing involved in getting your fundraising effort off the ground, and some solid organizational skills are needed in order for your fundraising for charities activity to be a success. If you get started now, the hard...

Seasonal Adoption Fundraising Ideas

Fundraising is a seasonal process. There are several programs that are only offered during certain seasons, and others that work best during particular times of the year. When you are ready to start doing adoption fundraising, it is important to know the best timing, in order to make the most of your fundraising efforts. Flowers: The flower bulb fundraiser is a very popular adoption fundraising idea, but a key element to the...

The Perfect Adoption Fund Raiser

The hardest part of adoption fundraising is finding just the right program for your family. There are lots of great fundraisers available, but they usually include a high minimum, a shipping fee, or something other hindrance. Now there is a fundraiser available that has all the perks and none of the set-backs. The money savings card fundraiser is the newest program. Your family purchases cards that they can sell for $10 each....

Baseball Fundraisers for the Whole Year

There may only be one baseball season per year, but there are lots of different fundraisers available for your team to try during off-season. Spring: Baseball fundraisers are most popular in the spring. The best choice for most teams has become the flower bulb or Go Green fundraisers. Both of these programs are pre-sell fundraisers where your team can collect the money upfront before distributing the products. When booking these fundraisers...

Great New Fundraiser for the Baseball Fund

One of the hardest parts of fundraising is finding the right program. Teams looking for a new baseball fundraiser often run into the same problems ? the minimums are too high, the product is too expensive, it is the wrong season for the fundraiser, etc. Fortunately there is a new fundraiser available that solves most problems that teams find with different fundraising programs. The money savings card fundraiser is the newest program. ...

Picking a Good School Fundraiser

A school fundraiser is a normal part of the school year for kids in any grade. Elementary, middle, and high schools across the land rely on school fundraisers to get much-needed extra money in to provide for things the school budget can't handle. A school fundraiser can really help keep the school's extra-curricular clubs and groups in operation, and these days that sort of help is becoming essential. And of course, if...

Using Common Sense with School Fundraising

If it is your job to organize this year's school fundraising activity, making the most profit from your fundraiser is obviously your number one concern. You also want everyone to be happy with the fundraiser and for people to have fun with it. So how do you go about choosing a school fundraising activity that will bring the money, while still being fun to do? Honestly, there is no one single right way to...

School Fundraisers that Aren't Boring

This may not be you first time being involved with organizing school fundraisers, and if that's the case then you already know that they can get a bit predictable. So when you get put in charge of the fundraising effort, what can you do to stir things up? Some schools run the same school fundraisers year after year, but there's no reason you can't change it around a little just to be different. If...

Maximum Profit School Fundraising Ideas

When the time of year comes around (as it always does) to start thinking of school fundraising ideas, clearly the thing you're most concerned with is profit and how quickly you can reach the goal you have set for yourself. There are many paths to school fundraising, but if you get the right school fundraising ideas on your palette at the beginning, you can really maximize your profits and have fun in the process. One...

For Successful Fundraising, Schools Lead the Way

When it comes to fundraising, schools pretty much set the standard for how to do things. Especially in these days where the economy is rough, fundraising helps schools fill the gap between what their budget provides, and what the school's clubs and groups need to survive. In most schools, fundraising is already a way of life, and if you're part of the school's fundraising team, you probably already have a lot of experience...

How to Get Organized with Fundraising for Schools

Perhaps you already know that fundraising for schools is not that difficult, even though it involves some setup work and organizing. The bottom line is, people love to help out anything involved with education, and when you add the charming personalities of kids into the equation, it's not hard to see where the potential is in fundraising for schools that results in great profits. The most difficult part is at the beginning, when...

Making the Most of High School Fundraising

High school is one of those times when clubs and groups are all-important. Kids build confidence and social skills in high school sports and clubs, but with funding at a low point right now, high school fundraising is really becoming an essential part of keeping these clubs and sports alive. Even the most lightweight organizations have expenses and fees to deal with, and some have the added costs of uniforms or equipment, as...

Stress Free Fundraising for School

Are you worried or anxious that you are in charge of fundraising for your school this year, but you don't really know how to go about doing it? You can stop your worrying, because the good news is that it's not all that difficult. Fundraising for school is just a matter of having some decent organizational skills, and making a couple of well-placed decisions. Once you get past that initial hurdle, you'll...

Organizing Your High School Fundraiser

These days, high schools do their best to make sure they turn out well-rounded members of society. There are endless amounts of sports, clubs, and groups that kids can join so that their interests are nurtured and encouraged. But the state of school funding in the current economic situation means that a high school fundraiser is going to be a fact of life for each of the students at some point if they...

Fantastic Fundraising Ideas for Schools

When it comes time to get the annual school fundraiser going, you may be getting excited about organizing some good fundraising ideas for schools, but perhaps you're short of tips on where to start. To top everything off, you may be getting conflicting opinions from others who have come up with fundraising ideas for schools before, and that can make you even more frustrated. Fundraising for schools doesn't have to be that complicated,...

Newest Program for Basketball Fundraising

Without finding the fundraising program that is just right for your team, basketball fundraisers can be very challenging. Most programs feature great incentives and profits, but often have one fallback that makes fundraising harder than it has to be. However, there is a new program available in fundraising that is changing everything. The money savings card fundraising program is a brand new basketball fundraiser that is revolutionizing the way your team will...

Basketball Fundraisers by Season

The success of a fundraiser is often dependent on two things ? how motivated your team is to the program, and timing. You can have a great program, with lots of enthusiasm and dedication, but still fail. Timing is everything with fundraising. Choose the best basketball fundraiser during the best season and your team will have tons of success! Spring: The best choice for most teams has become the flower bulb...

Best New Fundraiser for Breast Cancer

One of the newest fundraising programs available is sure to change the way that your group raises money for breast cancer fundraising. The money savings cards are a product that everyone can use, that eliminates problems that groups had with previous fundraisers. Previously, those looking to start a fundraiser were often faced with the challenge of finding one that had no set-backs. Whether it was a shipping fee, a location limitation, a delivery...

The Right Timing for Breast Cancer Fundraisers

Timing is everything in the fundraising business. Your group may have the best product, the best sales pitch and the best of intentions?but if you have the wrong timing your fundraiser will barely get off the ground. Look over the following tips before you start your next breast cancer fundraiser to make sure you have the right timing! Cookie Dough: Although cookie dough is a year-round fundraiser, it is important to...

The Mental Challenges of High School Fundraisers

High school is one of the times in your child's life when they develop a whole host of emotional, social, and cognitive skills that they will carry on with them in later life. A lot depends on extracurricular activities as well as classes - they learn just as much in team sports and clubs sometimes as they do in classes! These activities are an important part of what high school development is about,...

Thinking of Quality High School Fundraising Ideas

When it comes the time that you need to start thinking up some great high school fundraising ideas for your school's clubs or other organizations, if you're less experienced than most you may not know where to begin. But with so many schools relying or fundraising efforts to help fill the gap between student requirements and budget realities, at some point you will need those killer high school fundraising ideas that will secure a...

Different Fundraisers for Schools

If you have recently been place in the position of organizing fundraisers for schools, it is very likely that you are wondering what kinds of fundraisers are available for schools, and which of those would be most appropriate for your school in particular. You'll also need to know what sorts of fundraisers for schools will work best with the team that you have assembled. There are quite a lot of acceptable ways to...

Great Fundraisers for Schools

No matter whether your school needs money for equipment, supplies, or to help support its sports teams or clubs, you've probably ended up here because you need to come up with some great fundraisers for schools. School fundraisers pretty much set the bar for fundraising in general, because so many schools are in need of great fundraising ideas to help them bridge the gap between what their budgets provide for and what the students...

Don't Panic - We Have Fundraising Ideas for School

It doesn't matter whether you have a small group trying to raise a moderate amount of money, or a larger group with more ambitious financial goals - either way, you've already decided that you're going to need some solid fundraising ideas for school, and you've come to the right place. We have a huge range of fundraising ideas for school for you to browse through, and after you've found a few, you can start...

School Fundraiser Ideas for Fun and Profit

It doesn't matter if you are a small group of people trying to raise a moderate amount of money for your school, or a large group trying to make more significant funds, because the issue is the same: you need some good school fundraiser ideas that will help you reach your goals. You're in luck, because there are all kinds of quality school fundraiser ideas here, and regardless of your goals or what your...

Things to Keep in Mind with Fundraisers for Schools

You may be here because this is your first time in a position of responsibility with fundraisers for schools, and if that's the case then you're probably wondering what sort of fundraisers you should be looking at. Many of your options will depend on how large a group you are working with (i.e. the size of your sales team, as it were), and of course other variables like how much money you want to...

Staying Positive about Elementary School Fundraising

In years past, elementary school fundraising was something that was done as an extra activity, since fundraisers were just there to give the school some extra help with income. But these days, with things being the way they are with school funding, many schools are relying more heavily on elementary school fundraising for basic needs like equipment, books, and supplies. Elementary school fundraising can be beneficial no matter how much money your school...

Choosing the Best Fundraiser for School

With the current economic conditions and budgets being in a dismal state, schools are turning more and more to the idea of fundraiser activities to help supplement income. If you are in charge of organizing the fundraiser for school, you might be feeling overwhelmed if you don't know what sort of fundraiser for school you should be looking at. Of course you want to pick the right fundraiser for your group based on...

The Added Benefits of a Schools Fundraiser

Ask anyone what the top priority is for your school's fundraiser, and the answer will be obvious: to make money, to help supplement the tight budgets and funding cuts that most schools face these days. And it's true, you do want to make as much money as possible with your school's fundraiser, that's for sure. But this can actually be a way to help achieve several things at the same time. When...

Newest Cheerleading Fundraiser

Is your squad tired of doing the same fundraiser over and over, each year? Well there is a new cheerleading fundraiser available that will help you raise lots of money for new uniforms, travel fees, and any other type of expense you might face. Money savings cards are the newest fundraising program. A money savings card is exactly what it sounds like; a card designed to help your customers save money while shopping...

Cheerleading Fundraising Ideas for each Season

As cheerleaders, you know all about seasons ? there is football season, basketball season, baseball season, etc. Each season features its own set of cheers and chants, with new fans and excited players. Fundraising also has various seasons; and with each season comes different requirements. In order to have a successful cheerleading fundraiser, you must pay attention to which programs are in season. Fall: During the fall there are lots of...

Elementary School Fundraisers that Really Work

If you are getting involved as the organizer of your elementary school fundraiser, this may be your first chance to go through the processes involved with fundraising, and the challenges of running successful elementary school fundraising ideas. Putting together your fundraiser is not all that difficult, and with some helpful hints and tips you can be well on your way to choosing some elementary school fundraisers that will work well for your team and...

Maximizing Your Opportunity with an Elementary School Fundraiser

An elementary school fundraiser is very possibly one of the most rewarding types of fundraiser out there. Anytime you are doing something that will directly impact the educational experience of children, you should feel proud of that work and enthusiastic about it. The larger community enjoy getting involved, as well, and that can make the experience just that much better. Organizing an elementary school fundraiser is not too difficult, and we can...

Choosing a Fundraiser for Schools

If you are suddenly in the middle of organizing a fundraiser for schools and you're not really sure how you got in that position or what to do now that you're in it, probably the first question on your mind is what kind of fundraisers there are that would be appropriate for you. There are many ways you could go about organizing a successful fundraiser for schools, so your first job is to familiarize...

Fundraising in Schools: Where to Begin

Whether you realize it yet or not, fundraising in schools is not really all that difficult. Communities enjoy helping out schools and anything having to do with educating children, and if you take into account the energy and joy the children bring into it themselves, obviously fundraising in schools has a huge potential for success. The most difficult issue you will face as an organizer is finding the right fundraiser that will fit...

Choosing School Fundraising Companies

When the time comes around that you need to start thinking about school fundraising (and let's face it, that time is sooner rather than later for most schools), you'll probably be thinking about which school fundraising companies are available, and what they can offer you in terms of guidance and assistance with your school fundraising effort. You do have choices when selecting school fundraising companies, so how do you make that choice? Picking a school...

How to Come Up with a Fantastic School Fundraising Idea

It's likely that the reason you're here is because you want to think of a great school fundraising idea, but you're not entirely certain where to start. Maybe you've heard all sorts of advice and pointers from people who have organized school fundraisers in the past, and rather than clarifying things, you're just more confused than before. School fundraising does have its stresses and anxieties, but it also has its fun and exciting...

Fundraising Ideas for High School that Really Work

If you're trying to come up with some useful fundraising ideas for high school, most likely your number one priority is how much profit you can make, and how long it will take to achieve. There are all kinds of ways to get to that target, but if you just want some fundraising ideas for high school that are sure to perform well, here are a few that we find have good track records. First...

Making the Most of Your Middle School Fundraiser

Yes, it's nearly that time of year... the middle school fundraiser has come back around again. If you have been through this a few times before already (or even only once), you probably feel like you learned something from the previous middle school fundraising ideas, and you want to try to change things up a bit this time. There's no magic secret to making your middle school fundraiser the best it can be,...

The Details of Middle School Fundraising

If this is your first experience with organizing middle school fundraising, obviously there will be some apprehension and nervousness there when dealing with the unknown. A middle school fundraiser is not so hard to do, but there is some work involved with educating yourself on the process and keeping things as organized as possible and running smoothly. You're already in the right place to get all the information you need about middle school...

Coming Up with Great High School Fundraiser Ideas

Thinking of just the right high school fundraiser ideas sounds easy on the surface, but in practice it can be a little bit more difficult. High school kids develop a lot of their ideas about adulthood during these years before they enter it themselves, so you want their fundraising experience to leave them with a positive impression of what money can do and how teamwork can be used to achieve a goal. So...

Private School Fundraising

Is your child's school looking for a new private school fundraiser? A program that will not have the hassle that others bring to fundraising? There is a new fundraiser available that successfully avoids all the pitfalls of other fundraising programs. Money savings cards are the newest fundraising program. A money savings card is exactly what it sounds like; a card designed to help your customers save money while shopping online. On the...

Private School Fundraisers by Season

To everything there is a season ? including fundraiser! Check out the list below to find the best time for your next private school fundraising. Fall: During the fall there are lots of options. Any of the pre-sell fundraisers are available such as cookie dough, candles, flowers, Go Green, candy, or calendars. The important thing to address is when you want to receive the products. Contact your fundraising consultant in advance...

Preschool Fundraising Ideas

When it comes to fundraisers, timing is everything. Even with the best group, the greatest fundraising program, and the most enthusiastic customers, your preschool fundraiser will be useless if you have bad timing. Fundraising programs work with different seasons; finding the right time and season to do a specific fundraiser will help your group raise the most money possible. Cookie dough is one of the most popular preschool fundraising programs. The products...

The Newest Idea for Preschool Funding

There is a new fundraiser on the market called Money Savings Cards ?and it is sure to be the best preschool fundraiser that your school does this year! What is a Money Savings Card? A money savings card is a $10 card that your group sells to customers. When they buy the card they are purchasing a membership to a special online savings club. They can use the username and login code on...

Walk-A-Thons as School Fundraising Events

School fundraising events are a great way to get people all in one place and motivated about the fundraising effort. There are of course many events that you can schedule as school fundraising events, but one that is popular and has multiple benefits is the walk-a-thon school fundraising event. A walk-a-thon is not only a great way to raise money for the school and help it meet its financial goals, but it's great...

The Psychological Aspects of Middle School Fundraisers

Ah, middle school. Kids that are a bit too grown-up for elementary school, but not quite ready for high school yet. Middle school is one of those transitional times when kids learn a lot and grow a lot, both physically and mentally, and much of what they learn comes from outside the scope of the classroom, in the extra-curricular activities and clubs they participate in. Therefore, it is important to make sure...

The Challenges of Private School Fundraising

When you start to organize private school fundraising, there are many challenges ahead of you, but the rewards are just as great as the difficulties. As head of the private school fundraising effort, it is your job to work around all the complexities of the project, but don't fret - it's not as overwhelming as it may seem on the surface, and with a bit of help you can be well on your way...

Choosing School Fundraising Programs

As that time of year rolls around that you want to begin considering school fundraising programs, it's likely that you're mostly thinking about which school fundraising programs are available for your kind of group, and how you should go about choosing the school fundraising program that's right for you. There are quite a lot of choices out there, so where do you even start with narrowing down the field? Choosing a school fundraising program is...

How to Select Elementary School Fundraising Ideas

As you may already be aware, although elementary school fundraising is not a walk in the park, it's not rocket science, either. After all, people do love to help children, especially when it concerns the quality of their education, and if you have an excited group of elementary school kids as well, then you know you've got a recipe for elementary school fundraising success. So now, all you need is those killer elementary...

Fantastic Ideas for a School Fundraiser

If it's getting to be that time when you need to start getting the school fundraiser under way, obviously you're going to need some good ideas for a school fundraiser, but coming up with smart ideas can be the hardest part of the process, and you may not even know where to begin. If you have the added complication of getting advice from all kinds of people who have attempted to organize a school...

There Are Many Great Ideas for School Fundraisers

It doesn't matter if you are in charge of a small group and trying to raise a moderate amount of money, or organizing a larger group to help them raise a more significant amount, you are going to need some good ideas for school fundraisers in order to get your effort off the ground. You've come to the right place, because we have no shortage of fun and useful ideas for school fundraisers, and...

Supplementary Ideas for a School Fundraising Event

If you are in charge of organizing your school fundraising event, obviously the first thing you think of in terms of money-making is the ticket price for the people who will be attending. Cover charges are important, of course, but there are so many more opportunities for income at a school fundraising event. You can use any number of ideas as supplementary activities for whatever the main event is, and in turn that...

Making the Most of Your School Spirit Fundraiser

You likely already know that a school spirit fundraiser is just a fact of life in most schools. Whether it's to help the football team, the cheerleaders, or a combination of groups or clubs, these are all activities that require significant money to run. Uniforms, travel, and other expenses have to be paid for somehow, and with many schools feeling the budget crunch in recent months, your school spirit fundraiser can make a...

Organizing a School Fundraiser

Today's schools have a very comprehensive set of extra-curricular activities, and some schools have more than a hundred different types of sports, clubs, and other activities aimed at helping students to become more well-rounded individuals. However, the money is not always there in the budget to support these clubs, so this means at some point there will have to be a school fundraiser (or more likely several) to help bridge the gap between funding...

A Booster Fundraiser that Works!

Booster club fundraising is getting a boost itself with the newest fundraising program available ? money savings cards. Money savings cards are sold just like pizza cards. Your group purchases the cards upfront and sells each one for $10, keeping the profits. Unlike the pizza cards, there is no work to do prior to ordering the cards. Simply contact a fundraising consultant and get your booster club fundraiser started right away. With...

Booster Fund: How to Keep it Full

The booster club fund comes and goes in waves. But your budget does not have to come and go. There are great booster club fundraising ideas for each season, and with a little planning, you can have a full budget all year long. Fall: Doing a fundraiser around the time that school starts is all about timing. During that first week there are all kinds of papers being sent home with...

Psychology and School Fundraisers

The school your children attend is one of the most important places in their young lives. They will build memories there, develop social skills, and of course learn a thing or two. When they get older, they will look back on their time at school as the "good old days." These days, though, a lot of what our children enjoy at school is being threatened by budget cuts and harsh economic conditions....

Looking for A Different High School Fundraising Idea?

If you are on the committee that helps organize school fundraising efforts, you've probably seen and done just about every high school fundraising idea there is. You're tired of selling candy, and you'd like to move on to something new that hasn't been done a million times before. But how do you come up with a truly different high school fundraising idea? Here are a couple of suggestions if you think your...

Organizing that Back to School Fundraiser

When the kids head back to school in the fall, the realities of the school's funding situation will hit home, and this is likely to affect your kids directly, whether they participate in sports, music, or other clubs or activities. The smart thing to do is to take some time during the last month of the summer and get a back to school fundraiser organized ahead of time, so that your group can hit...

How to Create a Unique School Fundraiser that Isn't Dull

If this is not your first (or even your zillionth) time participating in school fundraiser organization, you're probably bored sick with all the ideas you've done in the past, and you know how they all start to seem the same after a while. So this year, why not make a real effort to dig your group out of their fundraising rut, and find a unique school fundraiser that won't put everyone to sleep? I can...

Using Candy as an In-School Fundraiser

It's no secret that kids love candy. Many adults do, too, especially when you can offer up brand names like Hershey's chocolate that everyone can appreciate. But if you are thinking about using candy as an in-school fundraiser, there are some things you'll need to consider first in terms of practical organization and logistics. Obviously the whole point of using candy as an in-school fundraiser is that the kids will be able to sell...

Which School Band Fundraiser Should We Choose?

You've probably already figured out that your school band is going to need a fundraiser in order to help supply things like uniforms, sheet music, and other miscellaneous supplies. Band is not the cheapest activity to be involved in, but since it is so helpful to your child's development, of course you want to make sure that the band has everything it needs, even if that means looking to outside help for funding. ...

This may not be your first time doing school football fundraising, and if that's the case then you already know what a wide variety there are of school football fundraising activities there are to choose from. You've probably seen or done quite a few yourself, even. There is a difference, though, between school football fundraising that is done in the community at large, and school football fundraising that is done within the context...

How to Put Together an Easy School Fundraiser for a Small Group

Many times school fundraisers are major projects, involving a large effort and huge amounts of products. There are a lot of things to worry about with school fundraisers like these - organizing, ordering, and distributing can all be huge operations, not to mention the hassles involved if anything goes wrong. Sometimes you don't need to deal with all of that, though. If you have a small group that needs a modest amount...

Planning for Your School Football Fundraiser

When you see kids going around doing their fundraisers for various teams and clubs, it's difficult to see the work that has already gone on behind the scenes, all the planning and organizing that was done in the run-up to the fundraiser itself. If you are organizing your school football fundraiser this year, don't get caught out by poor planning - get yourself organized well ahead of time, and then all the hard work...

Having Some Fun with School Fundraiser Programs

Maybe you're in charge of a large school group trying to raise a lot of money, or maybe you're just a small club who needs some extra cash for equipment. Either way, you've come here because you're looking for school fundraiser programs, something that will help you reach all of your goals this year. Luckily, there are all kinds of great school fundraiser programs to choose from, and as long as you are...

Boy Scouts Fundraising by Season

There is a season for everything, including different fundraisers. Each fundraising has a specific time when it is at its peak. Timing is everything, and when you find the right timing for your next boy scout fundraiser it is sure to be a success. Fall: There are virtually no limits on the types of fundraisers you can do from August to October. Fall is the primary fundraising season, and some of the...

A Brand New Boy Scout Fundraiser

When your troop starts look for a new fundraiser to try, tell them all about the best new program available: money savings cards. Money savings cards are sold just like pizza cards. Your group purchases the cards upfront and sells each one for $10, keeping the profits. Unlike the pizza cards, there is no work to do prior to ordering the cards. Simply contact a fundraising consultant and get your boy...

What Are Your Choices for a Cookie Dough School Fundraiser?

If you are in the middle of trying to organize your school fundraiser, you've probably gotten to the point where what you need is a killer fundraiser idea. No doubt the idea to do cookie dough will have popped up as one of the possibilities, and that's actually a really fantastic idea, because cookie dough school fundraisers can do really well and help you raise a lot of money. But did you know...

Coming Up with Easy School Fundraisers

So it's your turn to be in charge of the school fundraiser this year, is it? That's not a problem, we've got you covered. You're probably feeling a bit confused about all the choices available to you, and all you really want is a way to come up with an easy school fundraiser that your group can do well with. Luckily this is not as hard as you think, and once you...

Planning Ahead for Easy School Fundraising

If the task of organizing the school fundraising effort this year has gone to you, then it's your job to make sure that everyone is reasonably happy and that the fundraiser goes well. Sure, your number one priority is bringing in money for the school, but there's more to it than that. You want people to have fun and come away with a sense of how fun and easy school fundraising can be,...

How to Organize a School Art Fundraiser

People think of school fundraisers as being there to help things like sports teams and cheerleaders, but the reality is that in these economic times, a school fundraiser can help any group that needs additional support beyond what the school's funding can provide. Art departments in particular need things like supplies and equipment, and a school art fundraiser can be just the perfect thing to make sure your art students have everything they need...

School Band Fundraising is Fun!

We all know what the economy is like these days, and even schools are feeling the crunch as budgets are shaved down to almost nothing. As you know, extracurricular activities are always first to go, but school band is such an important part of the students' educational development that you definitely want to see it continue. So obviously school band fundraising is necessary, but that doesn't mean it has to be a chore....

How to Choose a School Fundraising Company

If this is your first time in an organizational position with school fundraising, then obviously one of your first tasks is to start looking for a school fundraising company, and try to find out which ones can offer you exactly what you're looking for both in product ranges, and customer service. There are lots of choices out there for school fundraising companies, so how do you know which one to go with? As with most...

Brainstorming Middle School Fundraising Ideas

Middle school comes at a time in a kids lives when they are making a transition from the little-kid world of elementary school, to the world of getting ready to be adults. During this time they form a lot of their ideas about how adults behave and what will be expected from them when they grow up, so you want them to have the most positive experiences possible during this time. When you...

The Classic Idea: School Fundraiser Candy

Love it or loathe it, there's no denying that one of the best and most popular school fundraisers out there is candy. Whether it's to your taste or not, school fundraiser candy helps raise huge amounts of money for schools across the country every single year, and has been successful in doing so for decades. It is one of the truly classic school fundraiser ideas, and you'd be well advised to give school...

How to Get That Amazing School Fundraiser Idea

If you have been looking around the internet for a school fundraising idea, you've probably quickly discovered that it can all seem pretty confusing at first. When it's your first time trying to come up with a great school fundraising idea, it can be difficult knowing where to start. It certainly doesn't help when people around you think they're being helpful and giving advice for the school fundraiser idea, but all the advice...

Finding Quality School Fundraising Products

There are a lot of organizational and logistical aspects to school fundraising, but all the organizational skill in the world won't make a bit of difference without decent school fundraising products. You're probably searching online for the best places with the widest range of school fundraising products, and you've come to the right place, as we have all the most popular fundraising products available, as well as a wide range of up-and-coming choices you...

Organizing an Appropriate Christian School Fundraiser

If you are looking for an appropriate Christian school fundraiser, you have come to the right place. Christian schools have additional concerns over public schools, because aside from all the regular goals of making money and supporting the school, you also want the kids to be involved in an activity that magnifies the glory of God. You want them to understand that everything they do is a reflection of their Christian faith, and...

School Fundraiser Companies Can Really Help You

So now that it's time for you to start organizing your school fundraiser, you must be curious about what sort of school fundraiser companies are out there, and what they have to offer you in terms of products and expertise. Especially if this is your first experience on the organizing side of fundraising, you are probably worried about choosing the right company and having a good experience. You certainly have some choices available...

We Can Help You Choose a Candle School Fundraiser

Candles are some of the most popular school fundraisers. When was the last time you were in a home that didn't have a single candle? People love the light and scents that candles provide in their homes or offices, and a candle school fundraiser can be a great way to make a significant amount of money for your school group. However, not all candle school fundraisers are the same - we can...

How to Get Started with a Free School Fundraiser

If you are organizing a fundraiser for a school group that is in desperate need of money, you might be disappointed to find that a lot of fundraisers expect you to buy products upfront. This can be stressful if you don't have an existing budget to work from - the whole point of the school fundraiser is that you need to make money before you can spend it! So if you are feeling...

Ideas for Free School Fundraisers

If your school group doesn't really have enough funds on hand to pay upfront for a school fundraiser, then obviously you'll be wanting to look at some free school fundraisers. The way these fundraisers work is that we send out product brochures to you free of charge, along with all the order forms you'll need to get started. Then you just have your sales team (the kids and their helpers) go around and...

Getting Started with Private School Fundraisers

Organizing private school fundraisers is not as difficult as you think. Sure, you may be stressed out about it at the moment, but that's just because you haven't figured out what you're doing yet, and you don't know all the ins and outs of private school fundraisers. We're here to help you out with that, and get you started down the road to success with private school fundraising tips that will really be...

Organizing Your Public School Fundraiser

Public school fundraisers can be great fun, but they also require a lot of organization. Sometimes this can translate into anxiety and stress for you if you're in charge of making sure everyone does their job, but if you start from the beginning with a strong foundation of solid organization, you'll be on the road to success before you know it. Public school fundraisers have an advantage because they are usually the largest fundraisers,...

Do You Want a Pre-Sale or Direct Sale School Fundraiser?

If you are in charge of organizing the fundraising effort for your school this year, you will have to make a series of decisions on how to go about things. One of the most important decisions is choosing whether to do a pre-sale or direct sale school fundraiser. A lot depends on the nature of your group, the size of it, and the monetary goals you have in mind, but rest assured there...

Organizing a School Calendar Fundraiser

If fall is the time that your school does most of its fundraising activities, it would be a very smart idea to consider a school calendar fundraiser. Calendars are very popular items anytime from about Halloween onward, and during the end of the Thanksgiving season people are really starting to think not only about the coming year, but about Christmas gifts, as well. A school calendar fundraiser is a perfect opportunity to step...

A Full Range of School Carnival Fundraiser Opportunities

The annual school carnival is a tradition that most school have had going for years, or even decades. The school carnival gives kids a lot of pleasant memories of their school, and is one of the year's most beloved events. But of course there is the other side to the school carnival: fundraising. The practical point behind the carnival is to make money for the school to help out with whatever expenses...

The Road to Success with School Fundraiser Chocolate

Long-time organizers of school fundraisers are very familiar with the old standbys. In fact, you yourself have probably had experiences, even from back when you were in school, of the classic school fundraisers like chocolate bars. Given how successful those chocolate bar fundraisers were, it probably won't surprise you to hear that even now, chocolate is one of the highest profit and most reliable fundraisers out there, and if it's your turn to...

Your Options with School Fundraiser Events

If you want to make a lot of money for your school all in one day, school fundraiser events are the way to go. A school fundraiser event is a great opportunity to get all your supporters in one place at one time, and then of course you can benefit from their enthusiasm and generosity toward your cause. But of course there is not just one kind of school fundraiser event - a...

Choosing the Right School Fundraiser Products

When you're in the planning and organizing stages of your school fundraiser, there are a lot of things to think about. There's the size of your group (which you may be worried about if your group is particularly small or large), the amount of money you need to make with your school fundraiser, and the time frame in which you need to make it. These things can all put a lot of pressure...

Successful Fundraising for School Trips

You have probably been involved with school fundraising efforts in the past, probably more than once if your kids are out of elementary school. But if you are now trying to organize fundraising for school trips, you might find that the way you go about setting things up is a little bit different. Whereas most school fundraising is based on an ongoing need, i.e. teams needing equipment and supplies, fundraising for school trips...

School Fundraiser Items: Deciphering Your Choices

A school fundraiser is just a fact of life. No matter whether you are dealing with an elementary school, middle school, or high school, at some point one of the groups in your school (or indeed the entire school itself) is going to require a way to get money that goes beyond what the school's budget can provide. But in order to have the best possible experience with your school fundraiser, it's important...

How to Organize a Successful School Fundraiser

It's one thing to be involved in a successful school fundraiser and feel the pride and excitement that go along with that. It's an entirely different thing, however, to be organizing the fundraiser and have all the pressure on your shoulders to make it as successful as possible. A successful school fundraiser does take some know-how and confidence, but that's easy to get if you do a little research beforehand and get all...

The Best Time for Catholic School Fundraisers

To everything there is a season ? including fundraising! Check out the list below to find the best time for your next catholic school fund raiser. Fall: During the fall there are quite a few options. Any of the pre-sell fundraisers are available such as cookie dough, candles, flowers, Go Green, candy, or calendars. The important thing to address is when you want to receive the products. Contact your fundraising consultant...

Keeping the Catholic School Fund Full

Is your child's school looking for a new catholic school fund raiser? A program that will not have the hassle others bring to fundraising? There is a new fundraiser available that successfully avoids all the pitfalls of other fundraising programs. Money savings cards are the newest fundraising program. A money savings card is exactly what it sounds like; a card designed to help your customers save money while shopping online. On the...

Taking Charge of Fundraisers for School Clubs

School clubs have a special place in the education of children. Extra curricular activities are where kids learn a lot of their social skills, confidence, and self-esteem. Clubs also help them become more well-rounded people. School clubs are important to the experiences of school kids, but with funding in its current dismal state, a lot of clubs (including sports and music) are in danger of becoming extinct. This is why fundraisers...

The Challenges of Working on School Fundraisers

If all your previous experiences with school fundraisers have only been in a sales role, then you may not fully appreciate yet the complex challenges of working on school fundraisers from the organizational side. Organizing a school fundraiser is an entirely different thing from just participating in one, and many first-time organizers underestimate the stress and anxieties involved in working on school fundraisers. That's not to say that working on school fundraisers isn't fun. ...

A Great Fundraising Idea: School Fundraiser Magazines

If you are looking for a good idea for a school fundraiser, magazines can certainly be a great place to start. There are so many different kinds of school fundraisers out there, but magazines are just one of those things that people really love to buy. Can you remember ever being in a home or office where there wasn't at least a single magazine? And magazines are getting more and more expensive,...

The ironic thing about many school fundraisers is, your school group or club needs to make money, but often the amount of money that you would need to invest in the fundraiser itself exceeds what your group has available. This can be frustrating, and the desire to find cheap school fundraisers can have you looking all around the internet. The good news is, not only are there many ways to set up cheap...

Earth Friendly School Fundraisers

These days, most consumers are concerned with the environment and protecting our precious resources, and this is reflected in the way that people are doing their shopping. Everywhere you go, you see "green" this and "environmental" that, and this is a positive trend that can benefit you in more ways than one. Organizing earth friendly fundraisers is a fantastic way to support the green movement, while at the same time making money for...

How to Choose Among School Sport Fundraisers

If you have been around school sports for any length of time, you know how energetic the players can be, and how passionate they are about their goals. These are traits you can really use to your advantage if you are trying to organize school sport fundraisers. With decent school sport fundraiser ideas, not only can you help your sports team achieve its monetary goal, but you can look forward to a huge...

Head Down the Road to Success with School Fundraiser Discount Cards

School fundraisers range from the very simple to the moderately complicated. If you have a small group, you have the additional concern of needing a school fundraiser with relatively high profits, and of course you want to keep everything as simple as possible. With something like school fundraiser discount cards, you get the best of both worlds, as school fundraiser discount cards are easy to set up, and return some of the highest...

Thinking Up Interesting School Fundraiser Themes

One way to maximize the benefit that you see from your school fundraiser is to run more than one fundraiser at the same time. Although this can complicate things on the organizational side, many groups find that the additional profits they see from having entire school fundraiser themes is well worth the small amount of hassle it takes to get it all put together. School fundraiser themes can range from the practical to...

Small Groups Benefit from Easy Fundraisers for School

Sometimes with fundraisers for school, you need to pull out all the stops. Especially with things like school-wide fundraising, things can get complicated, and the stress of organizing it all can get the better of you. But what if you're just organizing for a smaller group, maybe a club or a sports team, and you need some easy fundraisers for school that can help you reach your moderate goals with a minimum of...

The Organizational Aspects of Fundraisers for School Trips

A lot of times school-wide fundraisers can be huge affairs, where there's a lot of money to be raised and a lot of people trying to raise it. But what if you have a more moderate goal, and a smaller group of people? Fundraisers for school trips, for example, can involve a whole different set of circumstances that don't really apply to larger fundraising efforts. The good news is, fundraisers for school...

Choosing Good Fundraisers for School

Whether your school group is looking to raise funds for uniforms, supplies, travel expenses, or anything else, no doubt you are looking around this site because you need some good fundraisers for school. You're certainly not alone - in today's economic climate, most schools are in the position now that they rely on fundraisers at least somewhat to help supplement what the budget cannot. Because of this, good fundraisers for school are not...

Organizing a Paper School Fundraiser

Admittedly when you think of school fundraisers, visions of candy bars, cookie dough, or other such products come to mind. This can lead to worries about the hassle of having products to carry around everywhere. But it doesn't have to be like that - there are various types of paper based school fundraisers out there, that can help keep bulk down to a minimum and simplify the school fundraiser process. The most obvious kind...

Taking the Plunge with School Catalog Fundraisers

In your quest to keep your school fundraiser as straightforward as possible, you may have thought that the best idea would be to keep it simple and do a direct sale fundraiser. But you could be cheating your group out of the opportunity to go bigger and make even more money by participating in a school catalog fundraiser. Especially if you have a large group with a lot of selling power, school catalog...

There's No Reason to Stress about School Fundraiser Forms

Direct sale fundraisers may seem the most straightforward school fundraisers, and admittedly they probably are. You decide on a product, you buy the product at cost, you sell it for a profit, and you keep all the money. Simple. There are no school fundraiser forms to fill out, and no hassle about product delivery. However, direct sale fundraisers don't suit every type of group, and this is especially true if there...

Maximizing Your School Fundraiser Sales

It is often said that the key to having a successful school fundraiser is good organization, and that is certainly true. When you start out thinking about school fundraiser sales, the first step is to clearly identify your monetary goals, and figure out just what amount of school fundraiser sales will be necessary to reach those goals. But don't underestimate the other important part of the process, either - the part where you...

Try One of the Top School Fundraisers: Magazines

Let's face it, there is really no end of school fundraisers out there. You can do anything from chocolate to flower bulbs to catalogues. But if you're looking for one of the most versatile school fundraisers, magazines can often be the best choice to cover all your bases. There are magazines to cater to every kind of lifestyle and personality, so you don't have to worry about having the wrong kind of...

The Benefits of a School Trip Fundraiser

A school trip at the end of the year can be one of the things the kids look forward to the most. If your group or class is planning a big school trip, one of the obvious issues is how the trip will be paid for. Sure, you could ask that each of the parents pay for their own child, but this can put an unfair disadvantage on the kids coming from lower-income...

Choosing the Most Simple School Fundraisers

We've all seen it before: the school-wide fundraising effort that involves lots of ordering, shuffling of money, dealing with shipping and delivery... and of course the paperwork. Although a complex school fundraiser can work well for certain situations, there are a lot of things for which more simple school fundraisers are more than adequate. Not every group needs to raise a ton of money - perhaps the kids just want to go on...

The Newest Idea for Daycare Funding

There is a new daycare fund raising idea available called Money Savings Cards ?and it is sure to be the best daycare fundraiser that your school does this year! What is a Money Savings Card? A money savings card is a $10 card that your group sells to customers. When they buy the card they are purchasing a membership to a special online savings club. They can use the username and login code...

Daycare Fundraising Ideas for the Whole Year

When it comes to fundraisers, timing is everything. Even with the best group, the greatest daycare fundraiser, and the most enthusiastic customers, your daycare fund raising idea will be useless if you have bad timing. Fundraising programs work with different seasons; finding the right time and season to do a specific fundraiser will help your group raise the most money possible. Cookie dough is one of the most popular daycare fundraising programs. ...

A Great Way to Boost Your Humane Society Fund

To keep your humane society fund from going to the dogs, consider selling the newest fundraising product ? money savings cards! This new fundraiser is a brand new way for your group to raise money for the humane society. The money savings card fundraiser works similarly to the pizza cards. To raise money for your humane society fund raisers, you sell cards for $10 each. The card itself will allow your customers...

Seasonal Humane Society Fundraisers

Fundraising is a seasonal process. There are several programs that are only offered during certain seasons, and others that work best during particular times of the year. When you are ready to start doing humane society fundraising, it is important to know the best timing, in order to make the most of your fundraising efforts. Flowers: The flower bulb fundraiser is a very popular fundraising idea for humane societies, but a key...

Seasonal Programs for Military Funding

Fundraising is a seasonal process. There are several programs that are only offered during certain seasons, and others that work best during particular times of the year. When you are ready to start doing a military fundraiser, it is important to know the best timing, in order to make the most of your fundraising efforts. Flowers: The flower bulb fundraiser is a very popular military fundraiser, but a key element to the...

Keeping the Military Fund Full

To keep your military fund going, consider selling the newest fundraising product ? money savings cards! This new fundraiser is a brand new way for your group to raise money for the humane society. The money savings card fundraiser works similarly to the pizza cards. To raise money for your military fundraiser, you sell cards for $10 each. The card itself will allow your customers to be involved in a savings club....

Helping Out the Team with Sports Fundraising

Sports teams in schools are a fantastic idea on so many levels. Participating in a sport keeps kids off the sofa, gets them involved in school spirit, and helps to teach them wonderful values like teamwork and physical fitness. Schools are doing their best to support sports, but of course the expenses involved with sports can quickly get out of hand. This is where sports fundraising comes in - it helps to...

Ideas for Cheerleading Fundraising

If someone in your family is involved in cheerleading, then you already know that things can get expensive quickly. Uniforms, equipment, and travel don't come for free, and someone has to foot the bill for all that. Unfortunately, with school funding being in such a dismal state, these days cheerleading fundraising has to come to the rescue and fill in where school budgets leave off. This can seem scary, but cheerleading fundraising...

Using Tradition to Your Advantage with Football Fundraising

As you organize this year's football fundraising effort, there's always an inclination to choose a fundraising idea that's not like all the other fundraisers you've done before. You want your football fundraising to be financially successful, but at the same time you also want something that won't bore you and the team to death. With that in mind, how do you go about finding the best football fundraising ideas? First of all, don't be...

New and Different Sports Fundraisers

If you are quite experienced at sports fundraisers, then you already know how boring they can get after a while. So now that it's your turn to take charge of the sports fundraisers in your school, you probably want to try something new and different. Many sports fundraisers stay the same year after year because they work well, but of course there's nothing stopping you from trying out some additional sports fundraisers next...

Getting to Grips with Soccer Fundraising

If you are just starting out learning everything there is to know about soccer fundraising, it's possible you feel a bit overwhelmed by all the information out there. Soccer fundraising is more complex than it looks on the surface, and it does require some effort and organization on your part, but none of those things have to be difficult. You want to have the best soccer fundraising experience possible, and we can certainly...

How to Pick a Good Sports Fundraiser

School sports breed a very special kind of kid. They are motivated, focused, and driven by their goals. These are all traits we want to support and encourage, and yet funding for extracurricular activities goes down every year. A sports fundraiser can really help a lot toward making up for what the school budget cannot supply, and with a good, solid sports fundraiser, not only can the team reach its financial goals,...

High-Profit Sports Fundraising Ideas

As the cost of participating in sports keeps going up, and school funding for sports keeps going down, the importance of sports fundraising grows every year. When it comes time to thing of some great sports fundraising ideas, of course you want to think about your goals and the profit it will take to reach them. But of course, there's the fun aspect, too - you want to choose sports fundraising ideas that...

Maximizing Profits from Cheerleading Fundraisers

It's no secret that cheerleading is one of the most popular and most expensive of all school sports. Cheerleaders need multiple uniforms, the uniforms change every season, and of course there are all the other expenses involved with travel and performing. Prices for these things increase every year, and so cheerleading fundraisers are essential to make sure that the squad is able to keep up with everything it needs. You may be anxious about...

Concerns when Fundraising for Sports

If you are right in the middle of planning some fundraising for sports, you've probably gotten to the point where you are trying to figure out which fundraising activity you should be doing. How on earth do you choose the right one for your group? There is, as it turns out, no definitive correct way to do do fundraising for sports, and if you want to have a successful fundraising program, all you...

Planning your Sport Fundraising Effort

Sport fundraising is not all about the main event - there is a lot of organizing and planning that goes on before the kids even set out to start selling their products. There's also some maintenance work that needs to be done during the sport fundraising, like keeping track of the orders and payments. If you want to be successful in sport fundraising, it's a smart idea to get organized as soon as...

Year-Round Prom Fundraising Ideas

Prom may be just one night of the year, but it takes some serious money to turn it into something spectacular. Between decorations, food, music, and a place to actually have it there is a lot of planning that is involved. Your group can not always expect to raise all the money you need with one fundraiser. Certain fundraisers work better at different times of the year. Finding the right prom...

Fundraising for Prom: The Perfect Fundraiser

In recent years, many schools have started to put regulations on the types of items that can be sold on campus. From vending machines, to class fundraisers, to the lunchroom, schools are cracking down on health standards in order to provide a healthier environment for students. While this is certainly a noble effort, it certainly makes it harder to find a great fundraiser. When your school starts thinking of prom fundraisers, consider selling Jack...

The Steps for Organizing Football Fundraisers

Organizing football fundraisers is often an eye-opening experience for first-timers. It's more than just the selling aspect; there's all the planning that leads up to the selling, and football fundraisers can often be quite large and complicated. This means that organization is important, so you'll want to start out by building your football fundraisers from the ground up and not leaving any steps out. Once you get everything laid out and organized,...

How to Organize Soccer Fundraisers

When you first start out organizing soccer fundraisers, it can be kind of overwhelming, the amount of information you need to take in and the level of work that needs to be done. Soccer fundraisers are actually not that hard to put together, but you will have to do some work at the beginning so that your soccer fundraisers are as successful as they can possibly be. We have a lot of different...

Organizing Responsible Youth Sports Fundraising

When you are trying to choose activities for youth sports fundraising, it's not all just about the profit and the bottom line. Children are, of course, very impressionable, and you want to do your best to choose youth sports fundraising activities that are in line with the values you want to instill in them. Luckily, we have all sorts of youth sports fundraising activities that will not only help you reach your financial...

Great Ideas for Cheerleader Fundraising

Economic times are tough right now, and cheerleaders are in just as tight a situation as any other school activity or club. If you have a cheerleader in your family, you've probably already been introduced to the world of cheerleader fundraising, because it is quite an expensive sport, and cheerleader fundraising is the best way to make sure that the squad gets everything it needs. Organizing a cheerleader fundraiser can be a daunting...

Getting Started with Fundraising for Football

Fundraising for Football is a more complex process than it may seem on the surface. Sure, there is the straightforward selling aspect, which comes pretty much at the end, but well before you ever get to that point, there is quite a lot of planning and organization to be done. If it is your turn to be in charge of the fundraising for football, now's your chance to get things right from the...

Different Types of Sports Teams Fundraising

Sports players are some of the best salespeople out there. They are motivated and energetic, and they have a great attitude about what they love to do. Unfortunately these days, funding for sports teams is not as great as it could be. This is where sports teams fundraising comes in, bridging the gap between what budgets cover and what the teams actually need to have. There are many different types of...

Beefing Up the Budget with School Sports Fundraising

School sports are the way that many kids develop skills they cannot get in the classroom. School sports keep kids fit, away from the television and the games console, and teach them things like self-esteem and teamwork. There may come a time, however, when your school sports team faces funding issues that the school cannot completely help with. School sports fundraising, therefore, becomes an important factor in the survival of school sports...

Your Choices with Sport Fundraisers

Kids who are involved with sports create a lot of advantages for themselves. They commit to a certain level of physical fitness, they are devoted to teamwork, and they usually end up with a decent amount of self-esteem and good attitude to boot. These are passionate people with goals and dreams, and this is something you should keep in mind when choosing sport fundraisers. With the right sport fundraisers, you can accomplish...

Keep Your Team Going with a Sports Team Fundraiser

It's a great idea to encourage kids who want to participate in sports. First of all, they learn a lot about pride and teamwork. Secondly, they are far more likely to remain physically fit than their peers, which these days is something to be proud of. However, the cost of being on a sports team is not low - uniforms, travel, and equipment all cost money that the school can not always...

Exciting Soccer Fundraising Ideas

Are you preparing for your soccer fundraiser, but are not sure what sort of soccer fundraising ideas you should try? Don't worry, we have a lot of different soccer fundraising ideas to fit all kinds of teams, and you're sure to find one that will suit you and your group. Before you get started, though, you need to do a little bit of organizational work, and this will help you decide which soccer...

Staying Excited about High School Sports Fundraising

Are you worried about your high school sports fundraising effort? Don't worry, help is on the way. High school sports fundraising is not as difficult as everyone would have you believe, but of course the anticipation is always worse than the actual event. Once you get past some initial hurdles, though, high school sports fundraising will start seeming like second nature to you, and you'll wonder what all the worrying was about....

The Keys to Successful Cheerleader Fundraising

Cheerleaders are feeling the economic situation just like the rest of us, and anyone who has a cheerleader in the family knows that it's not a cheap sport to get started with. Uniforms alone are incredibly expensive, and they always need more than one. When you take into account all the other things needed for competitive cheerleading as well, you'll see why cheerleaders turn to fundraising to make up for budget problems. So what...

Fantastic and Fun Cheerleading Fundraiser Ideas

Your job as an organizer is to come up with some really killer cheerleading fundraising ideas, but chance are you're here because you don't really know where to start. It doesn't make things easier when people who have done it in the past start giving you all sorts of conflicting advice. Coming up with cheerleading fundraiser ideas may sound like a stressful thing to have to do, but that's not necessarily the case....

The Psychology of Fundraising for Cheerleading

Maybe you're lucky enough to remember a time when fundraising for cheerleading wasn't necessary. Some schools used to be able to handle the budgets for their cheerleaders. This is not so much the case anymore, and most schools these days rely on fundraising for cheerleading to pay for things like uniforms, travel expenses, and equipment. Fundraising for cheerleading is so important these days, that it can even make the difference for some...

Traditional Fundraising Ideas for Football

Football is a sport that is steeped in tradition. Any player or fan can tell you that tradition is just as important to the team as what goes on on the field. Many teams have so many traditions that a sort of culture has evolved around them. This is great news if you are newly in the business of coming up with fundraising ideas for football. While you may be thinking...

Fun and Success with Soccer Team Fundraising

Soccer team fundraising can be a fun and rewarding experience, but you may be worried about how you are going to find the perfect soccer team fundraising idea. There are a whole array of different soccer team fundraising ideas out there, which means that there will be at least one that you really love and that you think will work well for your group. To get started, all you have to do is look...

Picking the Right Fundraiser for Sports

Sports teams are really rewarding to organize fundraisers for, and fundraisers for sports are really enjoyable. A fundraiser for sports is special because the people involved with it are athletes. Athletes are naturally driven toward their goals, and they are enthusiastic and motivated about achieving them. You can expect a lot of energy surrounding your fundraiser for sports, which is the most important factor in successful fundraising, so now all you have...

Things to Think About when Fundraising for Sport

If you are getting your fundraising for sport activities under way, obviously one of the main concerns on your mind is which fundraising activity you should be doing. With all the fundraising for sport activities out there, how should you know which one will work best for you and your team? The good news is that there's no one "right" way to go about fundraising for sport, and in fact many teams can...

Useful Fundraising Ideas for Sports Teams

If you are worried about what kind of fundraising ideas for sports teams there are out there, don't get too stressed out about it. Regardless of what kind of fundraising ideas you have, sports teams are some of the easiest groups to organize for, as the players are quite passionate people who aren't afraid to go for their goals. If you can just get together a few workable fundraising ideas for sports teams,...

Helping Out with a School Sports Fundraiser

We usually think of classrooms as the main places where kids learn, but the lessons they get from their extra-curricular activities are invaluable, as well. Sports in particular help kids keep physically fit, and teach them about teamwork and how to keep a healthy competitive spirit. Unfortunately these things come at a price, as most sports require equipment, uniforms, and so forth. A school sports fundraiser can really help out with some...

Deciding which Sport Fundraising Ideas Will Work for You

If you have been involved with sports and sport players before now, you're already aware how motivated and energetic these people can be, and how badly they want to reach their goals. Sadly, schools these days do not always have the funding available to give athletes everything they need to succeed at the highest standard. Equipment, uniforms, and travel expenses are all things that are suffering at the hands of a sluggish economy....

Sports Fundraiser Ideas to Help You Reach Your Goals

It makes no difference if you are a small group trying to raise a moderate amount of funds for your sports team, or if you belong to a much larger group that needs a large amount of money, the problem is still this: you have to find some sports fundraiser ideas that will help you get to those goals in the most direct way possible. It's actually easier than you think, because there are...

What to Think About When Fundraising for Cheerleaders

If you are in the process of planning some fundraising for cheerleaders, then you're likely just coming to the point where you are trying to decide which fundraising activities you should consider. How will you know which fundraising for cheerleaders activity is the right one for your squad? Honestly, there is no right answer to this question, as fundraising for cheerleaders can be done in a variety of equally successful ways, so the...

Finding a Fun and Effective Fundraiser for Football

Football is one of the things that really binds students together in school spirit, and it's one of the most popular extra-curricular activities out there. Football is not a cheap sport to get into, however, and these days having a fundraiser for football is pretty much necessary in order to keep everything running smoothly. A fundraiser for football can be an excellent way to make sure that the team gets the funding it...

Getting Fundraising for Soccer Right the First Time

When your school's soccer team is the topic of discussion, you want to do everything you can to help. Soccer can help young children develop all sorts of excellent skills, both on and off the field, but the cost of participating in soccer is not cheap. Fundraising for soccer can be just the thing that is needed to help the team out, and it can teach the players some important things about what...

The Different Types of School Sports Fundraisers

If you have been involved with the school sports scene for any decent amount of time, you have already experienced how energetic and passionate the players are, and how focused they can get when they have a goal they want to reach. Being positive and energetic is part of their personalities, and this is something you'll definitely want to use to your advantage when you are organizing school sports fundraisers. Not only can...

Heading the Right Direction with Sports Club Fundraising

If your job is to organize your sports club fundraising effort for this year, then obviously your chief concern is figuring out how much profit you can make, and in what time frame. You also want people to be happy with the sports fundraising activity you choose, so that they can put their best effort behind it. So how do you start to choose a sports club fundraising activity that will be...

Choosing a Good Football Team Fundraiser

A football team fundraiser is pretty much a normal part of the season for teams of any size or age. Teams all across the country take advantage of fundraising ideas in order to get the money together to provide for things that aren't allowed for in the school budget. A football fundraiser can really help keep your team running smoothly, and in this economic climate the sort of help that a football...

Football Team Fundraising for Maximum Profit

When the time of year comes around that you want to start thinking about football team fundraising ideas for the current season, the thing you'll be most worried about is profit levels and how you can best get your team to the goals they have set for themselves. There are many ways to go about football team fundraising, but if you start out by looking at the most appropriate football team fundraising ideas from...

Organizing Your High School Football Fundraiser

These days, high schools football is there not just to teach kids about sports, but to give them important developmental lessons about ambition, competition, and teamwork. But the state of school funding in the current economic situation means that a high school football fundraiser is going to be a fact of life at some point if the team wants to keep having updated equipment, new uniforms, and travel expenses. No matter how small...

Starting Off on the Right Foot with Church Fundraisers

These days, church fundraisers are an essential part of most churches, and will certainly help keep your church and all its wonderful aspects afloat. But just because money is necessary to keep the church running, doesn't mean that church fundraisers have to be so focused on cash and what will happen if you don't get enough. Your church fundraising ideas will be much more successful if you can push the focus over to...

Planning Ahead for Church Fundraising

With the economy being the way it is, many groups from all walks of life have had to turn to fundraising to get the money they need into their budgets. Church fundraising is particularly common, because of course the cash necessary to fund new facilities, mission trips, and upgraded equipment have to come from somewhere. The cost of running the different aspects of a church is not low, and church fundraising is a...

Using a Church Fundraiser to Teach the Youth Group

A church fundraiser may seem on the surface like it's mostly about getting money in for the church, but if you get the youth group involved, you can raise the your church fundraiser up to a whole new level, and accomplish several wonderful things in the process. Your youth group is comprised of the most energetic and motivated members of your congregation, and this can be useful both for you and for them where...

School Football Fundraising that Works for Everyone

If someone in your family is on the school football team, then you're probably no stranger to school football fundraising. There are a wide range of school football fundraising ideas out there, and I'm sure you've already encountered quite a few of them as a football supporter. A lot of the success of school football fundraising is knowing how to match your fundraising ideas to the people that you're organizing them for -...

Different Kinds of Sports Team Fundraising Ideas

Coming up with fundraising ideas for your sports team will be more fun than you think, just because fundraising for a sports team is one of the easiest kinds of fundraising to do. Sports players are naturally motivated and enthusiastic people, and their friendliness comes through when they are out there giving their sales pitches. If you can come up with some killer sports team fundraising ideas, you can make a huge difference...

Fundraisers for Football: How to Plan Everything Out

Fundraisers for football are not just about selling products, because there is also a lot of organizing and planning before you even get anywhere near that point. Also, after the selling process is done, there will be tallying up and distribution to think about. The larger the group you have, the more difficult it is to keep track of fundraisers for football, so you'll want to get started right away and set a...

Rising to the Challenge of a School Football Fundraiser

We all know that school football is one of the most popular sports there is, but if you have a player on the team then you also know how being a part of the team does take a lot out of your wallet. School football has a number of expenses involved with it that have to come from somewhere - everything costs a lot of money, from the uniforms to the traveling to the...

A Plan for Organizing School Football Fundraisers

If this is your first time organizing school football fundraisers, you may find it quite a challenging experience. There's more to school football fundraisers than just going out there and selling things, and football fundraisers can often be complex, especially if you are trying to organize a large group of people for a major effort. Therefore, it is of utmost importance that you get organized early, and you'll want to begin by setting...

Planning Fundraising in Sports

Fundraising in sports may appear to be just about getting in some funds to cover the shortages in your teams funding budget, but the truth is that there's a lot more to fundraising in sports than that. There is also a lot of organizing and planning that needs to be done in order to get the fundraiser running smoothly, and you'll need to start planning well in advance if you want your fundraising...

Fun Sport Team Fundraising Ideas

If you are getting ready to organize some fundraising for your sport team, you might panic if you're having trouble coming up with sport team fundraising ideas. Well don't worry, because we have an entire range of sport team fundraising ideas that can get you started, and you are certain to find one that you and your team will love. You'll need to do a small amount of research, but it's pretty easy,...

Maximizing Profit with Sports Fundraising Events

When you become involved with organizing sports fundraising events, you create a fantastic opportunity to raise money for the team and help bridge any gaps in their funding. Of course you want to make the most of your sports fundraising events, and you want to make as much profit as possible, so we're here to help with some fantastic ways to boost your sports fundraising events earning power, and come out with the best...

Fun and Effective Cheerleader Fundraisers

Cheerleading is more popular than ever, but with the rising costs of participating in this expensive sport, a lot of squads are really feeling the financial pinch. Fundraisers for cheerleaders are becoming more and more of a fact of life for squads where the school simply cannot provide the funds required for cheerleading to stay afloat. If you are in charge of organizing cheerleader fundraisers, this is a great opportunity for you to...

Classic and New Cheerleader Fundraising Ideas

There are lots of great cheerleader fundraising ideas for cheerleaders out there, but maybe if this is your first time being in charge of the fundraising idea, you may not know where to begin looking. First-timers also tend to get a lot of "help" and advice from others, and all that conflicting information can make you even more anxious and stressed out. As it turns out, coming up with fundraising ideas for cheerleaders...

We Can Help You Find Fundraiser Ideas for Sports

If you are involved with some kind of sports team, it is very likely that you are looking for some fundraiser ideas to help your sports team. The good news is that fundraiser ideas for sports are almost the same thing as fundraiser ideas in general, as so many school sports are struggling under the weight of the economy. This means that you will not have any problems finding fundraiser ideas for sports...

High School Sports Fundraisers: The Mental Game

Participating on a high school sports team can be one of the best experiences for students. High school sports build confidence, motivation, and a drive to succeed, and these are all the same qualities you'll need for organizing high school sports fundraisers. You may worry that so many high school sports teams rely on high school fundraisers, and that at lot of teams would struggle without the high school sports fundraisers that keep them...

Making the Most of Your Cheerleader Fundraiser

Yes, that time is coming around again - your cheerleaders fundraiser is nearly here. If you are already experienced with cheerleaders fundraisers and have done this before, you likely learned a lot from previous years, and this time you're determined to spice things up a bit. There is no single right answer to creating a cheerleader fundraising idea that is successful and fun, but the more you learn about your options and the...

Brainstorming Some Great Football Fundraiser Ideas

Coming up with the perfect football fundraiser ideas may sound like it's no big deal, but when you get right down to it, the practice can be a bit more involved that it appears to be. Football players are naturally energetic and enthusiastic people with strong motivation, so this is a fantastic advantage for you as an organizer. But how do you use your football team as a tool for a successful football...

Thinking of Good Soccer Fundraiser Ideas

If this is your first time being in an organizational position with soccer fundraisers and having to come up with soccer fundraiser ideas, you may be wondering just how you're going to get through all this. Of course soccer fundraiser ideas require some effort on your part, but it's not going to be as hard as you've been led to believe. Once you get yourself organized and educated on the ins and outs...

Interesting and Fun Soccer Team Fundraising Ideas

Are you making the plans for some soccer team fundraising, but you aren't sure where to get the best soccer fundraising ideas? Don't worry, we have a lot of exciting soccer team fundraising ideas, and we're confident you'll find one to suit your team. You just need to do some planning and reading, and the next thing you know you'll be well on your way to making some of these ideas work...

Your High School Sports Fundraiser: How to Start Planning

Your high school sports fundraiser is not just about the fundraiser itself, it's also about about all the planning and organizing leading up to the starting line, and of course all the organizational stuff that has to be done afterward, as well. Good, solid organization is the key to having your high school sports fundraising idea be as successful as it can be, so if you start now and get everything planned out, you'll...

Organizing Your College Sports Fundraising Effort

If you are involved in sports at your college, you may have come across the sobering reality that funding is not what it used to be for most schools and most sports. This means that being on a college sports team probably involve you having to organize a college sports fundraising effort. If you want to make sure that your team has all the new uniforms, equipment, and travel expenses they need, setting...

What Are the Best School Sports Fundraising Ideas?

If you are in charge of this year's school sports fundraising, your main concern is probably getting the most profit out of your efforts. You want your school fundraising to be successful, so what is the best way for choosing school sports fundraising ideas that will work the best for you? In reality there are no absolutely right school sports fundraising ideas. You can make just about any fundraising idea work for you...

Tackling Your First Sports Fundraising Effort

If your child is involved in school sports, of course at some point you will have to participate in sports fundraising, and you may even have to be in charge of organizing it. This can be a little bit scary if you're new to sports fundraising and don't really know what to do. But fundraising is not really all that difficult - with the right tools and ideas, you can create a...

Fundraisers for Cheerleading Simplified

So you've been selected to organize some fundraisers for cheerleading - do you know how to get started? It's no problem either way, as we can help you no matter what your level of experience with fundraising. There can be a bit of pressure and stress at the beginning, because a lot of things are unknown and you may not be exactly sure what you're doing. Luckily, we have simplified the process...

How to Get Organized with Fundraising for High School Sports

Maybe you already know that fundraising for high school sports is not so hard, even though it involves some setup work and organizing. The truth is simple: people love to help out anything involved with sports and kids, and when you add in the enthusiasm and motivation of the team players, it's not hard to understand that fundraising for high school sports can be very successful. The most difficult part is at the...

Getting Involved with a Football Mania Fundraiser

If you're looking far a great fundraiser idea for your sports team, school club, or any other organization, a Football Mania fundraiser can be a great profit-making idea. A Football Mania fundraiser is perfect as a start to the school year, where you can take advantage of the start of the football season and get some money in for your club at the same time. Football Mania fundraisers are popular because not only are people...

Having Fun with Your Youth Football Fundraiser

With the right attitude and lots of enthusiasm, your youth football fundraiser can certainly be great fun. It may start out seeming like it's nothing but a hassle, simply because your team is counting on your to ensure they have enough money to buy the things they need. And joining the youth football team is not exactly cheap, as I'm sure you already know. There are uniforms to buy, equipment to replace......

How to Have a Soccer Team Fundraiser that Isn't Boring

If you have already had some experience with organizing a soccer team fundraiser, then you probably know that things can get a bit predictable year after year. Now that you are the one in charge of the soccer fundraiser, you might be thinking about ways that you can make things a little more interesting. Many soccer teams have luck with the same soccer team fundraising ideas every year, but that doesn't mean...

Thinking of a Great Fundraiser for Soccer

Now that you're ready to get your fundraiser for soccer going, you're probably excited about putting together a good fundraiser for soccer, but maybe you don't really know how to get started. To make matters worse, you may be getting mixed advice from people who have done a fundraiser for soccer in the past, and that can make you even more stressed out. Putting together a strong fundraiser can actually be pretty easy,...

Different Types of Fundraisers for Soccer

If you find you are now in the business of organizing fundraisers for soccer, you are probably wondering which types of fundraisers for soccer are available for your team. You'll also want to know how to choose an appropriate fundraiser from all those that are available. There is no one right way to go about this, there are many roads to the same goal, so just take the time to understand all the...

Thinking Up Good Soccer Club Fundraising Ideas

When you decide you need to start thinking about soccer club fundraising ideas for your school or other team, you may find that you're really not sure where to begin. Nevertheless, you'll have to learn how to come up with some good soccer fundraising ideas at some point if your team, like just about every group these days, needs to find a new source of income. If you want the best soccer fundraisers that...

Getting Your Soccer Team Fundraisers Moving

These days, soccer team fundraisers are a necessary part of keeping your team afloat, but that doesn't mean everything has to be about the money and hard times. Soccer fundraisers do provide a great service to the team, but they're also a lot of fun, believe it or not, and they'll help the team bond both on and off the field. Soccer fundraising are one of the best ways to achieve several...

Coming Up with Useful Fundraising Ideas for Sport

When you need to start thinking about fundraising ideas for sport, you may quickly learn that you don't really know where to start. But of course you're going to have to figure out how to come up with some good fundraising ideas for sport at some point if your team, like so many others these days, is having to rely on fundraising in order to cover shortages in funding. There are a few things you...

Maximum Profit High School Sports Fundraising Ideas

When it gets to be that time to start thinking of high school sports fundraising ideas, obviously the most pressing concern is to make as much money as possible, and to reach that goal as quickly and as easily as you can. There are all kinds of ways to run a sports fundraising effort, but if you do some planning and organizing ahead of time, you can make sure to maximize your profits...

Making the Most of Sport Team Fundraisers

You're probably already aware that sport team fundraisers are just a fact of life for most sports teams. Whether it's to help the football team, the basketball team, or even something more individualistic like swimming, sports teams need a lot of money to keep operating at the required standard. Equipment, uniforms, and travel expenses are all things that should be paid out of the budget, but with funding being cut so heavily in...

Planning Your Cheerleader Fundraiser

A fundraiser for cheerleaders is primarily about getting some much-needed cash in for the squad to stay afloat, but of course it's not as simple as that. There is also a good amount of planning and organizing involved in order to get your fundraising effort off the ground, and you'll need to build a solid foundation first in order for your fundraiser for cheerleaders to be as successful as it can be. But...

Choosing the Right Fundraiser for Cheerleading

Cheerleading becomes more and more popular every year as a sport, but unfortunately the cost of running a cheerleading squad also goes higher and higher every year. As costs rise, you will be looking for a fundraiser for cheerleading that can help you bridge the gap between what the school's budget provides, and what the squad actually needs to have. This can cause a lot of anxiety for you, because of course you...

All the Details of Fundraising for Soccer Teams

If this is your first time trying to organize fundraising for soccer teams, you may be a bit worried about all the responsibilities involved and the pressure that's on your shoulders. Soccer fundraising is not difficult, but it does take a bit of planning and organization in order to make your fundraiser as successful as possible. Luckily, we have all the tools you need to get you going with fundraising for soccer teams, and...

Reaching Your Goals with Youth Soccer Fundraising

Soccer is a very important sport for young kids, but soccer teams usually get the short stick when it comes to budgets and funding. Youth soccer fundraising can give the team all the funds it needs to make up for budget shortages, and it can help teach the players some great lessons about money and teamwork, as well. For a lot of youth soccer teams, the fundraiser that you help them with will be their...

Fundraising Ideas for Sports Team Financial Success

In this unstable economic climate, sports teams are feeling the financial crunch just like everyone else, and sports teams in schools are often some of the first extra-curricular activities to get cut from the budget when times become hard. Given this, when you're trying to come up with fundraising ideas for sports team efforts, there can be a lot of pressure on you to get the formula right. So how do you come...

Considerations to Keep in Mind with Youth Sport Fundraising

As you search for ideas for youth sport fundraising, of course you are aware that profit is not your only concern. Kids absorb ideas and values from everything they do, and so you want your youth sport fundraising activity to be in line with the values you would most want them to have. There are are all kinds of youth sport fundraising ideas out there, so not only can you find some that...

Cheerleading Fundraisers Ideas, New and Old

You may be trying to come up with some good cheerleading fundraisers ideas, but perhaps you don't really know how to go about it. If you've had conflicting advice from others, as well, you may be more confused than ever. Coming up with cheerleading fundraisers ideas may sound like it's full of anxiety, but it doesn't have to be. We have a range of cheerleading fundraisers ideas that the kids will love,...

Fun Soccer Club Fundraiser Ideas

Are you about to put together a fundraiser for your soccer club, but can't seem to come up with any good soccer club fundraiser ideas? Don't worry, we have a lot of different fundraising ideas that are bound to fit your team perfectly. The only thing you need to do is plan and prepare yourself, and the next thing you'll know, you'll have selected a soccer fundraiser that works well for you. It's...

All Different Types of Fundraising Ideas for Sport Teams

Sport teams are some of the easiest groups to get fundraising ideas for. Sport players are passionate and energetic, which makes them natural salespeople. It's just as well, too, because with the economy being the way it is, funding for sport teams is not what it used to be, and this is why it's important to come up with some good fundraising ideas for sport teams. There are all kinds of sport...

Keep the Team Going with School Sport Fundraising

Of course we always like to encourage our children when they show an interest in sports. School sports are a great way for them to stay fit, which can be somewhat of a struggle these days, and as well they learn teamwork and the power of a positive attitude. Unfortunately, school sports cost quite a lot of money, and the school cannot always provide for everything in the budget. School sport fundraising,...

How to Choose Between Sport Fundraiser Ideas

If you have any sort of experience with sport teams, you already know how motivated and passionate the sport players are, and how much they want to reach their goals. If you are trying to organize some sport fundraiser ideas, you're already at an advantage, because the personalities of sport players will really work in your favor. If you have some good sport fundraising ideas, you can not only help the team reach...

Getting Started on the Right Foot with Your Sports Club Fundraiser

If you have been put in charge of your sports club's fundraiser this year, then you must surely be anxious to learn just how much money you can make, and how long it will take you to make it. You also want the team to enjoy the sports fundraiser you choose for them, so that they'll be sure to be as motivated as possible about promoting it. But it can be difficult...

Sports Team Fundraiser Ideas to Maximize Profits

As the costs of running your sports team keep rising, and funding for sports teams keeps falling, sports team fundraisers become more and more important every season. When you are trying to think of the best possible sports team fundraiser ideas, obviously you'll want to consider your monetary goals and the what sort of effort will be required to reach them. There's also the question of enjoyment - you want fundraiser ideas...

School Football Fundraising Ideas that Will Go Over Well with the Team

If you have done any kind of school football fundraising before now, then you probably already know what a large selection there is of school football fundraising ideas to choose from. You may have even done quite a lot of those school fundraising ideas yourself. But of course, football fundraising is a very different prospect if you are doing it on school grounds, than if you are doing it in the neighborhoods...

Getting Your Church Fund Raising Right in Every Way

Church fund raising is some of the most rewarding fundraising you can do. The rewards come not only because you are bringing in money for your church, but also because church fundraising is a wonderful chance for you to connect with the other parishioners, and the members of the wider community, as well. There is no better way to spread the message of God than with a church fundraiser that lets everyone know...

Popular Church Fundraising Ideas

If you need some church fundraising ideas to help you raise money for mission trips, the youth group, or anything else, you've come to the right place. We have a whole host of of church fundraising ideas ready to go, and the best part is that each of them is more than appropriate within the context of the Christian faith. The only thing you have to do is look through our interesting and...

Which Church Fund Raiser Is the Best?

When you have reach the time to start organizing a church fund raiser (and that time is coming more and more often for many churches), oftentimes you can get burdened with thoughts over which church fundraising idea to choose. You may be confused about which church fundraiser works the best for your group, but there may be several ways to go about it. In reality, there is no single "right" church fund raiser, so...

Churches Can Always Benefit from Churches Fundraising

Churches may be large or small, but regardless, they all need money to stay afloat. Churches fundraising is one of the things that people involved with the church have to get used to, because with it, so many aspects of the church just wouldn't be possible. Church fundraising is a great idea for all sorts of churches, regardless of size or monetary goals. Churches rely on fundraising when the funds that are coming in...

The Psychology of Fundraising for Church

We all know exactly why we need to be fundraising for church - because without the money that church fundraising brings in, many activities and groups would be impossible to keep going. The things that go on in the church, both with services and all the other activities that the congregation enjoys together, are important to the community and to the feeling of family within the church. As someone who is organizing fundraising ideas for...

Church Fund Raisers for Fun and Profit

As you are searching for church fund raisers, you probably already realize that you want to give your ideas a lot of thought on many levels. After all, this is the glorification of God we're talking about, and so you want to be sure that you find a church fundraiser that will be very appropriate. We do provide a range of church fund raisers that can work well for your church group, and...

Coming Up with Great Church Fundraiser Ideas

If you have been put in a position of organizing the fundraiser for your church's youth group, choir, or even the church itself, the idea can be a bit overwhelming at first. A church fundraiser does need your help, however, in order to be a success, and it's not as much work as you think it's going to be. If you get started early with your preparations, you can soon be well on...

Fundraising for Churches Made Fun and Simple

Are you concerned about how to organize the fundraising for your church? If you need some help, we're here to rescue you. Getting yourself prepared for a church fundraiser is easier than you think it is, but sometimes the apprehension of not knowing how do do it can make you feel nervous about trying. We have experts on hand to help you with your fundraising for churches, and once you get the...

Fundraisers for Church Youth Groups

Organizing fundraisers for church youth groups is not all that difficult, even though it involves some initial work with planning things out. People love to help out any organization that benefits children, and when you add the charming personalities of kids into the equation, it's not hard to see where the potential is with fundraisers for church youth groups. The most difficult part is at the beginning, when you need to choose the...

Choosing the Right Fundraiser for Church

As your church grows and develops, you will need to be looking for new and better ways to set up a fundraiser for church. This can stress you out if you don't really know what sort of fundraiser for church you should be considering. Obviously you want the best fundraising idea for your church and its financial situation, but because there are so many options, it can be difficult to make a decision. To...

Coming Up with a Maximum Profit Church Fundraising Idea

When your church needs extra money and you want to start thinking of a church fundraising idea, clearly the thing you're most concerned with is profit and how quickly you can reach the goal you have set for yourself. There are many paths to coming up with a church fundraising idea, and once you get the hang of what you're doing, you can really maximize your profits and enjoy the benefits of church fundraising. One...

Planning Your Fund Raising for Church

Fund raising for church may, on the surface, seem to be about getting some much-needed cash in for your church's needs, but of course there's more to it than that. There is quite a bit of planning and organizing involved in getting your fundraising effort off the ground, and you'll need to get yourself set up in advance in order for your fund raising for church activity to be a success. First of all, think...

Different Types of Fundraisers for Churches

Although your church's budget may provide for the basic needs of running the church, without money to grow on you won't be able to expand the church's facilities or fund extra acvities. Many congregations have responded by taking charge themselves and organizing fundraisers for churches. Fundraisers can provide much-needed extra money for the church, and although it does take some patience and organization, fundraisers for churches can be rewarding in more ways than...

Popular Fundraising Ideas for Church

If you are looking for some fundraising ideas for church to help your youth group, choir, or maybe just to help the church get new equipment or facilities, you have come to the right place. We have a variety of fundraising ideas for church to choose from, and you will be happy to hear that every one of them is appropriate within the context of the Christian faith, and you can feel confident about your...

An Event-Based Church Fundraiser Idea

If you are trying to organize a church fundraiser idea, there are so many different ways to go about it. One of the most profitable and rewarding church fundraiser ideas is to have a church fundraiser event, possibly set up as a choir concert, church festival, or other entertaining activity. But one of the mistakes made with many ideas like this is to rely solely on the price of tickets to raise...

How to Write a Church Fundraising Letter

If you are trying to organize a church fundraising effort, you can attack the problem from several angles at once. First, there are product-based church fundraising ideas, things you can sell after church and in the community to try to bring in some money. You might also think about scheduling a church event to which you could sell tickets and collect money that way. Or, another great idea is to write a...

Getting Some New Church Fund Raising Ideas

I'm sure you already know that churches are constantly on the lookout for new and improved ways to raise money to fund activities, facilities, and other necessities. Fund raising ideas are a dime a dozen, but when you are in the habit of fund raising several times a year or more, you don't just want to do the same tired fund raising ideas over and over. We have some ideas to help you...

Easy Church Fundraisers Ideas

When the time comes around that you're ready to think about some church fundraisers ideas for the youth group, choir, or for funding new church facilities, you may not know where to start. So many churches these days rely on church fundraisers to stay afloat, so you're going to have to come up with brilliant fundraising ideas sooner or later. Good church fundraisers ideas can make the difference between your church getting exactly...

Tips for Writing Church Fundraising Letters

If you are in charge of your church fundraising effort, you can go about this from several angles. You can organize some church fundraising products, such as things you can sell after church or out in the community to try to bring in some money for your fundraiser. There's also the possibility that you could host a church event where you could sell tickets and raise some money in that way. But there's...

The Psychology of Church Building Fund Raising

If your church's facilities are woefully outdated and you need some money from church building fund raising to construct a new hall or refurbish existing buildings, these are things that take a lot of money, and that can be scary. Church fund raising may require a lot more work than other kinds of fund raising, and if you're the one in charge of organizing the effort, you may feel anxious, discouraged, or even...

Writing a Great Church Fund Raising Letter

Writing an excellent church fund raising letter isn't rocket science, but there are certainly some thing you can do to make sure your church fundraising letter is the best it can be. When you're writing a fundraising letter, there's a balance you want to keep between bluntly asking for money, and dancing around the subject. Neither approach is likely to work very well, so you want to take some time to ensure that...

Keeping a Good Attitude with Church Group Fundraising

It used to be that church group fundraising was just supplemental, that fundraisers were done as extra activities to boost the church group's other sources of income. With the economy in the state that it is in, however, you may find that your church group now relies on church fundraising more than ever for its income. Church group fundraising can help you raise some much-needed funds regardless of what your church group's...

Organizing a Catholic Church Fundraising Event

If you are organizing a Catholic church fundraising effort, you probably have no idea of the full scale of possibilities available. One of the best choices is to have some sort of Catholic church fundraising event, possibly some kind of talent show, or maybe a church carnival. But you must not make the mistake of relying only on ticket prices for your church fundraiser - there are a whole range of supplementary...

Coming Up with Good Church Fundraising Activities

When you get to the point that you want to start thinking about church fundraising activities for your choir, youth group, or facilities fund, you may find that you really don't know how to get going. But of course you're going to have to learn how to come up with some good church fundraising activities at some point if your church, like so many others these days, is starting to rely more heavily on...

Coming Up with Fundraiser Ideas for Church

Regardless of whether you have a small church trying to raise a moderate amount of money, or a larger church with more ambitious financial goals, you are certainly going to need some good fundraiser ideas for church, and that's an area we can help with. We have a huge range of fundraiser ideas for church for you to browse through, and after you've found a few, you can start thinking about which ones work...

Church Fundrasing Can Be Exciting and Fun

We all know what the economy is like these days, and even churches are feeling the crunch from this and need to do something to help themselves out. If your church needs something like new facilities, refurbishment, or even money to go on a trip, you will have to find some way to come up with that money. So obviously church fundrasing is necessary, but that doesn't mean it has to be a...

Thinking of Quality Church Youth Fundraising Ideas

When the time comes that you want to start thinking about some great church youth fundraising ideas for your church's youth group, you may not know where to begin. But with so many church youth groups relying on fundraising efforts to help them go on retreats and fund activities and functions, at some point you will need to come up with great church fundraising ideas. If you want to discover the best church youth...

Getting Started with Free Church Fundraising

If you are organizing church fundraising for a church or church group that is a little short of cash, you might be worried to find that a lot of church fundraising ideas expect you to buy products upfront. This can be stressful if you don't have an existing budget to work from - the whole point of church fundraising is that you need to be bringing money in, not spending even more. So...

Choosing the Best Fund Raiser for Church

Considering how dismal the economy looks right now, churches are turning more and more to the idea of fund raisers to help supplement income. If you are in charge of organizing the fundraiser for church, you might be feeling overwhelmed if you don't know what sort of fund raiser for church you should be looking at. Of course you want to pick the right fund raiser based on what the church needs and...

Things to Consider with Fundraising in Church

You're probably looking on the internet because this is your first time to be responsible for fundraising in church, and if that's the case then you must be thinking about what sort of fundraisers you should be considering. Many of your options will depend on how large a group you are working with (i.e. the size of your sales team, as it were), and of course other variables like how much money you want...

How to Select Ideas for Church Fundraisers

Running church fundraisers is not as difficult as many people make it out to be. Churches have a lot of support from the communities they serve, and with the right group of people to go out and look for help, you've got a recipe for success. So now all you need are some great church fundraising ideas that will send you down the road to success, but how do you go about...

Choosing a Church Fundraising Campaign

If the finances at your church are such that you are considering a church fundraising campaign, it's likely that you're mostly thinking about which church fundraising campaigns are available for your kind of group, and how you should go about choosing the church fundraising campaign that's right for you. There are quite a lot of choices out there, so where do you even start with narrowing down the field? Choosing a fundraising campaign is...

Having a Responsible Church Fundraising Policy

Fundraising is one of those areas where people are often confused about what is acceptable and what is not. While church fundraising is not uncommon, it does fall outside the range of most people's everyday activities, so it is helpful to draw up some sort of document, a kind of church fundraising policy, that will help spell out guidelines for church fundraising standards and practices. Having a church fundraising policy is an easy...

Fundraiser Ideas for Schools

There are many different fundraiser ideas for schools. Here are a few tips on how to identify the best school fundraising ideas for your particular school. 1. Determine the number of students that will participate. There are many different fundraiser ideas for schools and the fact of the matter is that some are better suited for larger groups and others are designed specifically for smaller groups and even individuals. 2. Do you have money to purchase fundraising...

Things to Think About when Fundraising for a Church

If you are trying to plan some fundraising for a church, you've probably gotten to the point where you are trying to figure out which fundraising idea you should be considering. How do you choose the right one for your church? There is, as it turns out, no absolute correct way to do do fundraising for a church, and if you want to have a successful fundraising effort, all you have to to...

Fundraising for Church Building Efforts

Every church has a certain amount of activities, events, and services it hosts, and of course the church needs the facilities to keep up with the action. If you're lucky enough to be in a church that is growing, fundraising for church building projects is probably going to be a necessity. Church buildings don't come cheap, and you need the help of the congregation and the community to help the church building fundraiser...

The Mental Aspects of a Church Fundraiser

As you already know, your church is a vital and essential part of your life and the life of your community. Churches provide so many great services that help people grow together, learn together, and worship God together. If your church is lucky enough to be able to organize things like activities and events, and has the facilities to do so, then it's likely at some point you will need a church fundraiser...

Catholic Church Fundraiser Ideas

When the time comes to start considering some Catholic church fundraiser ideas for activities, trips, or building new church facilities, you may not know how to begin. So many Catholic churches these days rely on church fundraiser ideas to stay afloat, so you're going to have to come up with really solid fundraiser ideas sooner or later. The right Catholic church fundraiser idea can make the difference between your church getting exactly...

Organizing a Church Cookbook Fundraiser

If you are looking for a good way to raise money for your church as well as bring the community together in the spirit of cooperation, organizing a church cookbook fundraiser is certainly a fantastic way to do both. A church cookbook fundraiser is an activity that can really help get everyone's creativity flowing, and when it starts bringing in money for the church, people will feel even better about the church fundraiser. The best...

Coming Up with Great Church Fund Raiser Ideas

As the time approaches that you want to start thinking up some great church fund raiser ideas for your choir, youth group, or to raise money for new facilities, if you're less experienced than most you may not know where to begin. Since the church relies on your fund raising efforts to help fulfill its goals and ambitions for serving the community, at some point you will need to come up with some great...

Writing Your Church Fundraiser Letter

In your efforts to run a successful church fundraiser, you can try many different things. First, there are product-based church fundraiser ideas, things you can sell on church grounds and in the neighborhood to try to raise money. You might also think about scheduling a church event to which you could sell tickets, and bring in even more money that way. Another interesting idea is to write a church fundraiser letter to...

Keeping a Good Attitude about Church Fundraising Projects

Historically, church fundraising projects were something that existed solely as an extra activity, as fundraisers were just there to give the church some extra help with income. But these days, with things being the way they are with the economy, many churchs are relying more heavily on church fundraising projects to help build or refurbish facilities, fund trips, or keep church activities alive. Church fundraising projects can be beneficial no matter how much...

Maximizing Your Church Youth Group Fundraiser

If it's time for a church youth group trip or activity, then it's time for a church youth group fundraiser. If you have been through this a few times before already, you probably feel like you learned something from the previous church youth group fundraiser efforts. There's no magic secret to making your church youth group fundraiser as successful as possible, but the more educated you are about the possibilities and the different...

Scratch Cards as a Golf Fundraiser

There's no doubt that golf is one of the most expensive sports there is. Before you can even get started, there are clubs to think about, fees to pay, and travel expenses. A golf fundraiser can be a difficult idea to face, often because many golfers are on their own, without the benefit of a fundraising team to help support the cause. But even if it's just you trying to run this...

Working with the Right Church Fundraising Consultants

If now is the time that you have decided to start your church fundraising, and you think you'll need some help, then you'll probably be thinking about which church fundraising consultants are available, and what they can offer you in terms of guidance and assistance with your church fundraising effort. You do have choices when selecting church fundraising consultants, so where do you begin to narrow it down? Choosing the right consultants is actually...

Extra Benefits for a Church Fundraiser

Ask anyone what the number one goal is is for a church fundraiser, and the answer will be obvious: to make money, to bring in funds that the church needs to supplement its current budget. And it's true, you do want to make as much money as possible for a church fundraiser, that's for sure. But there are many ways for a church fundraiser to accomplish several goals When people use teamwork...

How to Get Started with Free Church Fundraising Ideas

When your church is in dire need of income, you might be disheartened to discover that a lot of church fundraising ideas expect you to buy products upfront. This can cause a lot of anxiety if you don't have that sort of money to work with - the whole point of the church fundraising activity is that you need to be bringing money in rather than giving it away. So if you are...

All the Best Fund Raising Ideas for Church

Whether you have have a small church trying to raise a moderate amount of money, or a large church with more ambitious monetary goals, you already know that you're going to need some really strong fund raising ideas for church, and this is exactly where to find them. We have a huge range of fund raising ideas for church for you to select from, and after you've found a few you like the look...

Effective Fundraisers for Church Youth Groups

It doesn't matter if you your church youth group needs money for a trip, an activity they want to do, or even new facilities for meetings, no doubt you're here because you need to come up with some great fundraising ideas for church youth groups. Church youth group fundraisers are popular because so many church youth groups are in need of fundraising ideas to help the kids have a solid, Christian social outlet. ...

Having Some Fun with Church Fundraising Campaigns

Maybe you're in charge of a church youth group trying to raise a money for a trip, or maybe the church just needs a little extra cash for incidentals. Whatever the case, you've come here because you're looking for church fundraising campaigns, something that will help you reach all of your goals. Luckily, there are all kinds of great church fundraising campaigns to choose from, and as long as you are familiar with...

How to Organize Church Fundraising Programs

It's one thing to be involved in church fundraising programs, and feel the excitement and joy that go along with that. It's an entirely different thing, however, to be in charge of organizing the fundraiser yourself, and have all the pressure on your shoulders to make it as successful as possible. Church fundraising programs do take some know-how and quite a bit of confidence, but that's easy to get if you do a...

Which Easy Church Fundraisers Should We Choose?

You've probably already figured out that if you're trying to raise money for your church, you're going to need to host a church fundraiser of some sort. The idea of church fundraisers puts many people on edge, but there are really quite a lot of easy fundraisers out there for you. Depending on what you're looking for and what your goals are, you can find an easy church fundraiser that can either...

Fundraising Ideas for Church Groups

If you play an active role in your church and its social groups, you have probably already been involved with fundraising ideas for church groups. But if you are now on the organizational side of fundraising for church groups, you might find that the way you want go about setting things up is a little bit different from what you've seen in the past. Fundraising ideas for church groups are wide and varied,...

Organizing Fundraising Ideas for Church Youth

Church youth groups have a special place in the education of Christian children. Youth group is where kids learn a lot of their social skills, confidence, and self-esteem. The youth group also help them become more well-rounded people in their faith. Youth groups are important to within the context of the church, but given the state of the economy, a lot of church youth groups are finding themselves in financial trouble. ...

Tips for Writing Church Fundraiser Letters

If you are trying to raise money for a church goal that requires a substantial amount, there are several ways you could go about it. You could organize some church fundraiser products, such as things you can sell after church or out in the community to try to bring in some money for your church fundraiser effort. That alone may not bring in enough, so there's also the possibility that you could host...

Organizing Appropriate Church Youth Fundraiser Ideas

If you are looking for appropriate church youth fundraiser ideas, your search is over. Church fundraisers have additional concerns over other fundraisers, because aside from all the regular goals of making money and supporting the youth group, you also want the kids to be involved in an activity that magnifies the glory of God. You want them to understand that everything they do is a reflection of their Christian faith, and we...

High-Profit Church Youth Group Fundraising Ideas

The importance of church youth group fundraising grows every year, as youth groups expand to host a wide range of activities that require equipment, supplies, or travel. When it comes time to think of some great church fundraising ideas, of course you want to think about your goals and the profit it will take to reach them. But there's the fun aspect, too - you want to choose church youth group fundraising...

Church Fundraising Companies Can Really Help You

Since you are obviously starting to put together your church fundraising activity, you must be curious about what sort of church fundraising companies are out there, and what they have to offer you in terms of products and expertise. Especially if this is your first experience on the organizing side of church fundraising ideas, you are probably worried about choosing the right company and having a good experience. You certainly have some choices...

Getting Organized for Easy Church Fundraising

If the job of organizing the church fundraising effort this time around has gone to you, then it's your job to make sure that everyone is reasonably pleased with the fundraising, and that the fundraiser is a success. Obviously your highest priority is bringing in money for the church, but there's more to it than that. You want people to enjoy what they are doing, and come away with a sense of how...

Coming Up with Good Fundraising Ideas for a Church

If your church or youth group is having trouble coming up with good fundraising ideas, we're here to help. Not only do we have ample experience helping churches and Christian groups achieve their fundraising goals, we also have the fundraising ideas to help your church have the most successful fundraiser ever. Food is always one of the best fundraising ideas for a church, and when pizza is involved, who can say no to that? ...

How to Create Unique Church Fundraisers

If this is not your first time participating in the organization of church fundraisers, you're probably bored sick with all the ideas you've done in the past, and you know how they all start to seem alike after a while. So this time around, why not make a real effort to dig your group out of their fundraising rut, and find unique fundraising ideas that won't bore everyone? You're probably convinced that you've done every...

Designing a Church Fundraiser Flyer

If you are in the midst of organizing a church fundraiser dinner, festival, show, or other event, you have to think about ways to get the word out about what you're doing. Good attendance is critical for any fundraising event, so you want to make sure that you get as many people there as you possibly can. With a church fundraiser flyer, you can not only raise awareness for the event itself, but...

Putting Together a Set of Church Fundraising Policies

If you have a sizeable fundraising team, or if the personnel of your fundraising team changes every time you have a fundraiser, you may have an issue with consistency of behavior. Most people who participate in a fundraising activity don't actually know much about what is acceptable and what is not, so it can be very helpful for your church to draw up a document of church fundraising policies, an official set of rules...

Go Green with Church Plant Fundraising

It seems like these days, pretty much everyone is trying to get their lives to be a little bit greener. People are recycling, cutting down on energy wastage, and trying to reduce their carbon footprint. In fact, there's a kind of mania going on right now about going green, and if you are in middle of organizing some church fundraising, this is good news for you, because church plant fundraising really cashes...

How to Organize the Best Church Fundraisers

If you want to organize the best church fundraisers out there, it can be kind of overwhelming at first, the amount of information you need to take in and the level of work that needs to be done. The best fundraising ideas are actually not that hard to put together, but you will have to do some work at the beginning so that your church fundraisers are the best they can possibly be. ...

A Plan for Creating the Best Church Fundraisers

If you are out there looking for the best church fundraisers, you may find it quite a challenging experience. There's more to the best fundraising ideas than just going out there and selling things, and church fundraisers can often be complex, especially if you are trying to organize a large group of people for a major effort. Therefore, it is of utmost importance that you get organized early, and you'll want to begin...

Getting Started with a Fundraiser at Church

A fundraiser at church is a more complicated process than it may seem on the surface. Sure, there is the part where you go out and sell things, which comes pretty much after everything else, but well before you ever get to that point, there is quite a lot of planning and organization to be done. If it is your turn to be in charge of a church fundraiser, now's your chance to...

Coming Up with Good Fundraisers for a Church

If your church is in need of money for one thing or another, you're going to have to think of some good fundraising ideas for a church. It doesn't matter if you are doing this for the first time or if you're a season veteran of fundraising, you still need to have a look through a variety of ...

Choices for Church Fundraiser Events

If you want to raise a lot of money for your church all in one day, church fundraiser events can be a great idea. Church fundraisers are a great opportunity to get all your supporters in one place at one time, and then of course you can benefit from their enthusiasm and generosity toward your cause. But of course there is not just one kind of church fundraiser event - you have a...

Organizing Church Fundraisers that Are Successful

Organizing church fundraisers that do well is often an eye-opening experience for first-timers. It's more than just the fundraising itself - there's also a lot of planning that leads up to the main activity, and church fundraisers that have a lot of people involved can get quite complicated. This means that organization is important, so you'll want to start out by building church fundraisers that are planned out from the very beginning. ...

The Quickest Road to Easy Fundraisers for Church

Sometimes with fundraisers for church, it's all a huge effort. If you're fundraising for something like a new building, things can get complicated, and the stress of organizing it all can get the better of you. But what if you're just organizing for something small, maybe new robes for the choir or extra bibles for the sanctuary, and you need some easy fundraising ideas for church that can help you reach your moderate...

Coming Up with Good Fundraiser Ideas for Church Youth

If you are in charge of organizing the fundraising activity for your church's youth group - for their trip or any other activity where fundraising is required - you may be wondering just how you're going to go about doing this. Of course church youth fundraising doesn't organize itself, but it's probably not as difficult as you think. With the right research, and armed with some useful tips, anyone with the proper motivation...

Putting Together Small Church Fundraisers

When a church needs something like a new church hall or refurbishment of an existing building, the funds required can be astronomical. Many church fundraising groups are accustomed to large efforts that bring in lots of money, but what if you're just looking for a more moderate amount to fund a church trip, set up an activity you want to try, or buy some incidental things that the church needs? Small church fundraisers...

How to Organize Successful Church Fundraising

It's one thing to be involved in successful church fundraising and feel the pride and excitement of being a part of it. It's an entirely different thing, however, to be organizing the fundraising effort yourself, and to have all the pressure on your shoulders to make it as successful as possible. Successful church fundraisers do take some know-how and confidence, but that's easy to get if you do a little work beforehand and...

Finding the Right Church Fund Raiser Idea

If your church is in need of money, it is very likely that you are looking for a church fund raiser idea to help things along. The right church fund raiser idea is not that hard to find, as so many fund raiser ideas can be adapted to work with just about any size or type of group. This means that you will not have any problems finding the church fund raiser idea...

Choosing a Maximum Profit Church Fund Raising Ideas

When the time comes to start thinking of church fund raising ideas, clearly the thing you're most concerned with is making a decent profit for whatever the church needs. There are many paths to successful church fund raising, but if you get the right church fundraising ideas in mind at the beginning, you can really maximize your profits and have fun in the process. One of the best church fundraising ideas is the Parade of...

Creating a Solid Church Fund Raising Policy

Church fund raising may seem pretty simple on the surface - just going out and asking for help, and hopefully receiving it. When you are lucky enough to have a lot of people on your church fundraising team, it is a blessing, but it can also make things a lot more complicated. Not everyone involved with the church fund raising effort will necessarily be familiar with what is good fund raising practice, and...

We've Got All the Best Fundraiser Ideas for Church Youth Groups

If your church's youth group is trying to raise money for a trip, an activity they want to do, or just some incidental expenses, chances are you're here because you're looking for some fundraiser ideas for church youth groups. The good news is that fundraiser ideas for church youth groups are pretty easy to come up with, as so many people understand how church youth groups serve the needs of the community's children. ...

Coming Up with Unique Fundraising Ideas for Church

Things can get complicated quickly if you're one of the organizers who has to come up with unique fundraising ideas for church. Many church groups rely entirely on fundraising for the bulk of their income, so having some unique fundraising ideas for church is essential. What's the trick to finding unique fundraising ideas for church? The important thing is to be aware of whom you're selling to, and what sort of ideas will...

Choosing the Right Youth Fundraiser

A youth fundraiser can quickly become a fact of life for just about any child. Schools, church youth groups, sports, and arts activities all rely on fundraising to make up for gaps in their budgets. A youth fundraiser can help all sorts of clubs and groups operating smoothly, and these days that sort of help is becoming essential. And if the kids can enjoy the experience and maybe learn something about the...

Taking Charge with Cancer Fundraising

If this is your initial attempt to find out everything there is to know about cancer fundraising, it's possible you feel a bit overwhelmed by all the information out there. Cancer fundraising is more complex than it looks on the surface, and it does require some effort and organization on your part, but it's certainly something you're capable of doing. You want to have the best cancer fundraising experience possible, and we're here to...

Organizing a Breast Cancer Fundraising Effort

Breast cancer fundraising is not all about sales and profits - there is a lot of organizing and planning that goes on before you even think about going out to approach potential supporters. There's also some work that needs to be done during a breast cancer fundraising effort, like keeping track of the orders and payments. If you want to be successful in fundraising, it's a smart idea to get organized as soon...

New and Different Ideas for Cancer Fundraisers

If you have a lot of experience with cancer fundraisers, then you already know how they can all start to seem the same after a while. So now that it's your turn to run a fundraiser yourself, you probably want to learn about some new and different ones. Many people do the same cancer fundraisers year after year because they work well, but of course there's nothing stopping you from trying out...

Putting Together a Breast Cancer Fundraiser

Organizing a breast cancer fundraiser is often an eye-opening experience for newcomers to the cause. A breast cancer fundraiser is about a lot more than just raising money - there's a lot of organization, and a breast cancer fundraiser can often be complicated. This means that you must be diligent with your planning, so you'll want to start out by building your breast cancer fundraiser from the ground up. Once you...

The Benefits of a Band Fundraiser

Maybe you already have a student in the school marching band, and in that case you already know that a band fundraiser is simply part of that life. Band is not the cheapest thing to be involved with, because instruments and uniforms come at a premium. Schools fund what they can, but these days it's mostly up to the marching bands themselves to have a band fundraiser to make up the difference in...

Helping Out the Marching Band with Band Fundraising

Getting kids into the school marching band is a fantastic idea on so many levels. Participating in the marching band keeps kids off the sofa, gets them involved in learning more than one valuable skill, and makes them part of a team effort. Schools are doing their best to support their marching bands, but of course the expenses involved with band can quickly get out of hand. This is where band fundraising...

Cancer Fundraising for a Specific Event

You may be feeling some apprehension if you are cancer fundraising for a specific event, and that's perfectly natural. But really, cancer fundraising for events is not all that difficult, and often the anticipation is the worst part, and can be a lot more difficult to get past than the actual cancer fundraising work itself. The good news is, we have a lot of great fundraising ideas to help you get started, and...

Organizing a Fundraiser for Cancer

A fundraiser for cancer can be one of the most rewarding and fulfilling experiences ever. A cancer fundraiser has an advantage built in, because people are well aware of the cause, and so many people have had their lives touched by cancer that you won't have to worry too much about generosity. The only thing you need to worry about is looking at the most appropriate ideas to construct a fundraiser for...

Organizing your PTA Fundraiser

When the kids go back to school, the realities of the school's funding situation will hit home, and this is likely to affect your kids directly, whether they participate in sports, music, or other clubs or activities. The smart thing to do is to get the PTA together as soon as possible and get a PTA fundraiser organized, so that your group can hit the ground running with it as soon as school...

Planning your Cancer Fundraising Ideas

Coming up with cancer fundraising ideas is not all about the the selling - there is a lot of organizing and planning that goes on before you even start thinking about hitting the fundraising trail. There's also some maintenance work that needs to be done during the cancer fundraising, like keeping track of the orders and payments. If you want to be successful with your cancer fundraising ideas, it's a smart idea to...

How to Organize Successful Breast Cancer Fundraisers

If you have been involved in successful breast cancer fundraisers in the past, you have already felt the pride and excitement of success. It's more pressure, however, to be organizing the fundraisers yourself, and to feel like it's up to you to make everything as successful as possible. Successful breast cancer fundraisers do take some know-how and confidence, but that's easy to get if you do a little research beforehand and get all...

Psychology and Band Fundraisers

The school band is one of those activities that can help shape the lives of young people. They will learn important skills, develop self-confidence, and learn to work in a team. When they get older, they will look back on their time in the school band as some of the best days of their childhoods. These days, though, a lot of what our children enjoy about band is being threatened by budget...

Choosing Good PTA fundraisers

If you have been a member of the PTA for any length of time, you already know one of the biggest challenges that today's schools face: budgeting. School funding is so pathetically low that most things the school needs will require additional resources. Many PTA associations have responding to this by organizing PTA fundraisers, because this is a great way to bring in some much-needed cash. There is some organizing to be...

Helping Out Students with PTO Fundraising

PTO groups are supportive to students on so many levels. Most students don't even realize the impact that the PTO has on their everyday school experience. Schools are doing their best to support the students in everything they do, but expenses can get out of hand quickly, and budgets are not what they used to be. This is where PTO fundraising comes in - it helps to bridge the gap between what...

The Best Way to Host Cancer Fundraising Events

If you are looking for ways to maximize a cancer fundraising effort, you must have already figured out that cancer fundraising events are certainly a great way to do that. If you are the one organizing the event, you're probably concentrating on the ticket price of the cancer fundraiser, which is fine, but what about the peripheral opportunities for fundraising? You can optimize cancer fundraising events by adding in several other fundraising activities...

Coming to Terms with Cancer Research Fundraising

If you are just starting out learning everything there is to know about cancer research fundraising, it's possible you feel a bit overwhelmed by all the information out there. Cancer fundraising is more complex than it looks on the surface, and it does require some effort and organization on your part, but none of those things has to be difficult. You want to have the best cancer research fundraising experience possible -...

Building Traditions for Breast Cancer Fundraising

As you organize an activity for breast cancer fundraising, there's always an inclination to choose a fundraising idea that's not like all the other things you've done before for breast cancer fundraising. You want your efforts for breast cancer fundraising to be financially successful, but at the same time you also want something that won't bore you and your fundraising team to death. With that in mind, how do you go about finding...

Different Types of Fundraisers for Cancer

Fundraisers for cancer can be some of the most rewarding fundraisers to organize. Fundraisers for cancer have an advantage built in, because such a high percentage of the population has had their lives touched by this disease, and they want to do everything they can to help. So the only thing you need to worry about is looking at the most appropriate cancer fundraisers that will work well with your fundraising team, but...

How to Organize Cancer Society fundraising

When you first start out organizing Cancer Society fundraising, it can be kind of overwhelming, the amount of information you need to take in and the level of work that needs to be done. Cancer Society fundraising is actually not that difficult to handle, but you will have to do some work at the beginning so that your Cancer fundraising efforts are as successful as they can possibly be. We have a...

Which School Band Fundraising Activity Is the Best?

You probably already know that your school band is going to need a fundraising activity in order to help supply things like uniforms, sheet music, and travel expenses. School band is not the cheapest activity to be involved in, but since it is so helpful to your child's development in so many ways, of course you want to make sure that the school band has everything it needs, even if that means putting together...

The Mental Challenges of a Fundraiser for Breast Cancer

We are living in a time when organizing a fundraiser for breast cancer is simply a fact of the cause. Breast cancer affects huge numbers of people every year, and the money that is given to breast cancer research is simply not sufficient. Organizing a fundraiser for breast cancer is a great way to show your commitment to the cause, and whether or not a breast cancer fundraiser is successful can have a...

Being Responsible about School Bands Fundraising

When you are trying to choose activities for school bands fundraising, it's not all just about the profit and the bottom line. Children are, of course, very impressionable, and you want to do your best to choose school bands fundraising ideas that are in line with the values you want to instill in them. Luckily, we have all sorts of school fundraising that will not only help you reach the goals of...

Cancer Awareness Fundraising Made Simple

You may be feeling a lot of anxiety or apprehension about your cancer awareness fundraising effort, and that's perfectly natural. But really, cancer awareness fundraising is not all that difficult, and often the anticipation is the worst part, and can be a lot more difficult to get past than the actual fundraising work itself. There are lots of fundraising ideas to help you get started, and once you see everything that is available to...

Opting for a Traditional Cancer Awareness Fundraiser

Everyone who gets put in charge of organizing a cancer awareness fundraiser goes through a phase where they want to be original, innovative, and doing something that no one else has thought of before. That's fine, there's nothing wrong with breaking new ground, but remember that your chief goal is to raise money for the cause, and often the best way to do that is to take a formula that has worked well in...

Planning Fundraising for the American Cancer Society

If you're on a fundraising team for the American Cancer Society, it doesn't matter if you are doing this for the first time or the hundredth time, you'll still need to have a look through a lot of ideas for fundraising for the American Cancer Society so that you can choose one that will work well for your particular fundraising team. You want to have the best possible fundraising idea for the ACS that...

Looking for Unique Band Fundraising Ideas?

If you are one of the people that helps organize school band fundraising efforts, you've probably seen and done just about all the band fundraising ideas out there. You're tired of selling candy, and you'd like to move on to something new that hasn't been done a million times before. But how do you come up with truly different fundraising ideas when you feel like you've already done them all? Here are...

The Steps for Organizing a Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser

Putting together a breast cancer awareness fundraiser is often an eye-opening experience for first-timers. There's a lot of planning involved, and a breast cancer fundraiser can often be quite large and complicated. This means that organization is important, so you'll want to start out by building your fundraiser from the ground up and not leaving any steps out. Once you get everything laid out and organized, the executing of a...

Making the Most of Your American Cancer Fundraiser

We all know why you're here - you're trying to organize your fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. If you are already experienced with running an American Cancer fundraiser and have done this before, you may be thinking about doing things a little bit differently this time. There is no single right way to create a American Cancer fundraiser that is successful, but the more you learn about your options and the different...

Marching Band Fundraising that Works for Everyone

If you have a kid in the marching band, then you're probably already familiar with marching band fundraising. There are a wide range of marching band fundraising ideas out there, and I'm sure you've already encountered quite a few of them as a marching band supporter. A lot of the success of marching band fundraising is knowing how to match your fundraising ideas to the people that you're organizing them for - the...

Rising to the Challenge of a School Band Fundraiser

School band can, of course, be a lot of fun and a great educational experience, but if someone in your family is in the band, then you also know that it does take a lot out of your wallet. School band has a number of expenses involved with it that have to come from somewhere - everything costs a lot of money, from the uniforms to the traveling to the instruments, and school budgets these...

Planning Fundraising for PTA

Fundraising for PTA may appear to be just about getting in some money to cover the shortages in the budget, but the truth is that there's a lot more to fundraising for PTA than that. There is also a lot of organizing and planning that needs to be done in order to get the fundraiser running smoothly, and you'll need to start planning well in advance if you want your fundraising idea to be...

What Are the Best Ovarian Cancer Fundraising Ideas?

If you are trying your best to organize an ovarian cancer fundraising effort, your main concern is probably getting the most profit from whatever activity you choose. You want your ovarian cancer fundraising to be successful, so what is the best way for choosing fundraising ideas that will work the best for you? In reality there are no absolutely correct way to organize ovarian cancer fundraising. You can make just about any fundraiser...

Coming Up with Prostate Cancer Fundraising Plans

When you decide you need to start thinking about prostate cancer fundraising ideas to help raise money for research, you may find that you're really not sure where to begin. Nonetheless, you'll have to start somewhere, if you want your prostate cancer fundraising effort to be successful and bring in as much money as possible for the cause. If you want to find the prostate cancer fundraising ideas that will yield you the largest profits,...

Running a Successful Cancer Fundraising Event

If you are looking for ways to maximize a cancer fundraising effort, you must have figured out already that a cancer fundraising event is a really good way to do that. If you are the one handling the organizing of your event, you're probably concentrating on the ticket price of the fundraising event, but what about the other opportunities for fundraising? You can optimize your event by adding in several other fundraising...

Maximum Profit Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraising

If you are trying to think of the best possible breast cancer awareness fundraising ideas, obviously the most pressing concern is to make as much money as you can, and to reach that goal as quickly as you are able. There are all kinds of ways to run a cancer fundraising effort, but if you do some planning and organizing ahead of time, you can make sure to maximize your profits and...

Keeping on Top of High School Band Fundraising

Participating in the high school band can be one of the best experiences for high school students. High school band builds confidence, self-esteem, and pride in teamwork, and these are all the same qualities you'll need for organizing high school band fundraising. You may worry that so many high school sports bands rely on high school fundraising, and that a lot of bands would struggle without the fundraising efforts that keep them...

A Plan for School Band Fundraisers

If this is your first time organizing school band fundraisers, you may find it quite a challenging experience. There's more to school fundraisers than just going out there and selling things, and band fundraisers can often get complicated, especially if you are trying to organize a large group of students. Therefore, it is of utmost importance that you get organized early, and you'll want to begin by setting a solid foundation of...

Finding Quality Cancer Fundraising Products

There is a lot of planning and organization that goes along with cancer fundraising, but no matter how much organization you do, it won't make a any difference without decent fundraising products. You've probably been searching online for the best places with the widest range of cancer fundraising products, and you've come to the right place, as we have all the most popular products available, as well as a wide range of more...

Making the Most of Your School PTA Fundraiser

School is starting up again, and that means a school PTA fundraiser can't be far away. If you already know about school fundraisers and have done this before, you probably learned a lot from previous years, and this time you're determined to do things in a different way. There is no single right method for creating a PTA fundraiser that is successful and fun, but the more you learn about your...

Cancer Fundraising Walk Ideas

As you probably already know, cancer fundraising walks are one of the most popular and effective ways to help raise funds and awareness for cancer research. Obviously the most common way that cancer fundraising walks raise money is via donations raised by the walkers themselves, but there are many other ideas that often aren't as apparent. If you make the best use of the time and space available at your cancer walk,...

Pre-Sale and Direct Sale Cancer Fundraising Items

If you are in charge of coming up with the cancer fundraising items for your fundraising effort, you will have to make a series of decisions on how to go about things. One of the most important decisions is choosing whether to go with pre-sale or direct sale fundraising ideas. A lot depends on the nature of your fundraising team, how many people you have, and the monetary goals you have in mind,...

The Best Breast Cancer Fundraising Products

When you're in the organizing stages of planning your breast cancer fundraising, there are a lot of things to think about. There's the size of your fundraising team, the amount of money you want to make with your cancer fundraising, and the time frame you're aiming for. These things can all put a lot of pressure on you as a fundraising organizer, but the one thing that ties all these issues...

Getting Started with Cancer Awareness Fundraisers

Putting together cancer awareness fundraisers is not as difficult as you think. Sure, you may be stressed out about it at the moment, but that's just because you haven't figured out what you're doing yet, and you don't know all the ins and outs of cancer awareness fundraisers. We have a lot of useful information to get you started down the road to success, with cancer fundraising tips that will really help you...

Planning Fundraisers for Breast Cancer

Fundraisers for breast cancer are not just about sales, because there is also a lot of organizing and planning before you even get anywhere near that point. Also, after the fundraising itself is finished, there will be tallying up and distribution to think about. The larger the fundraising team you have, the more difficult it is to keep track of fundraisers for breast cancer, so you'll want to get started as soon as...

Having Fun with Breast Cancer Walk Fundraising

Breast cancer, of course, is a very serious disease. We need to find a cure, but in order to do that, there has to be sufficient money for the necessary research. Breast cancer fundraising is hardly uncommon these days, and one of the most successful and popular ways to raise money for the cause is to organize a breast cancer walk fundraising effort. Breast cancer fundraising is not only a great...

Having Fun with High School Band Fundraisers

If you can approach things the right way, high school band fundraisers can really be great fun. It may start out seeming like it's nothing but a hassle, simply because the school band is counting on the fundraising effort to ensure they have enough money to buy the things they need. And high school band is not exactly cheap, as I'm sure you already know. There are uniforms to buy, instruments to replace......

Planning Exciting Marching Band Fundraisers

If you have already had some experience with organizing marching band fundraisers, then you probably know that things can get a bit predictable as the years go by. Now that you are the one actually organizing the marching band fundraisers, you might be thinking about ways that you can make things a little more interesting. Many marching bands have luck with the same fundraisers every year, but that doesn't mean you can't...

Working for the Cause with Lung Cancer Fundraising

Lung Cancer is a disease that has touched millions of lives. Although we understand a lot more now about lung cancer and some of the factors that cause it, much more research needs to be done in order to work toward a cure. Lung cancer fundraising is a fantastic way for you to get involved with this effort, as everything you can achieve with lung cancer fundraising will directly help those who are still...

The Secrets of Pancreatic Cancer Fundraising

If this is your first time trying to organize pancreatic cancer fundraising, you may be concerned about all the responsibilities involved and the pressure that's on your shoulders. Pancreatic cancer fundraising is not particularly hard to do, but it does take a bit of planning and organization in order to make your fundraiser as successful as possible. Luckily, we can help you out with everything that you need for successful fundraiser, and once you...

You Have Options with a Cancer Fundraiser

If you are at the beginning stages of organizing a cancer fundraiser, you will have to make a series of decisions on how to go about things. One of the most important decisions is choosing whether to go with pre-sales or direct sales for a cancer fundraiser. A lot depends on the nature of your group, the size of it, and the monetary goals you have in mind, but rest assured that whether...

Getting Started with Cancer Fundraiser Tips

If you have been left with cancer fundraiser responsibilities to take care of, then of course you are anxious to learn just how much money you can make with a fundraiser, and how much time you will need. You also want to impress your fundraising team with cancer fundraiser ideas that they will actually enjoy, so that they'll be sure to be as motivated as possible about getting out there. But it...

Work Toward the Cure with Ovarian Cancer Fundraisers

Thousands of people are affected by ovarian cancer every year, and the people whose lives have been affected by the disease number in the millions. It is therefore important that we do everything we can to find a cure for ovarian cancer, but of course a huge amount of money is needed for the required research. Ovarian cancer fundraisers are a great way to do your part to show that you care about...

Which Pancreatic Cancer Fundraiser Is the Right One?

If the time has come for you to start thinking about a pancreatic cancer fundraiser to help raise money for the cause, you may be spending a lot of effort worrying about which fundraiser to choose. Obviously you want to make sure you get as much money in as possible, but the best road to that result depends on certain variables in your situation, and which pancreatic cancer fundraiser appeals to you the...

Boosting Profits for a Cancer Walk Fundraiser

If you are planning on participating in a cancer walk fundraiser, you've probably already thought of the most obvious way to bring in money: pledges from your friends, family, and people in the neighborhood. But are you really doing all you could be doing to maximize your efforts for the cancer walk fundraiser? Sure, pledges are important, but there are a lot of other things you could also be doing to ensure that...

Learning from a High School Band Fundraiser

A high school band fundraiser is a fantastic way to accomplish several goals at once. Not only can you get some much-needed money in to help keep the band performing at a high standard, you can also use your high school fundraiser to teach important lessons about focus, commitment, and teamwork. What better way to build your high school band's motivation, and get them the money they need at the same time. High...

Actually Enjoy Your Marching Band Fundraiser

You may realise it, but your marching band fundraiser has the potential to be great fun. Sure, at the moment it may seem like it's nothing but anxiety and stress - after all, the marching band is looking up to you as a fundraiser organizer to ensure they have enough funds to buy the things they need. And marching band is not exactly an inexpensive venture. There are uniforms to think about, instruments,...

Coming Up with Useful Fundraising Ideas for PTA

If you are in charge of organizing the fundraising activity for the PTA this time around, and especially if you haven't been in this sort of lead position before, you may be wondering just how you're going to go about turning your ideas into reality. Of course PTA fundraising doesn't organize itself, but it's probably not as difficult as you think to get it all going. With the right research, and armed with...

Popular Breast Cancer Fundraising Items

You have come to the right place if you are looking for an appropriate breast cancer fundraising items for your fundraising team. We have a large variety of breast cancer fundraising items ready to go, and they're great ideas, too, ones that people will actually get excited about. All you have to do is have a look through our range of fundraising products, and pick one that you think will work best...

The Best Cancer Fundraising Merchandise

When the time comes around that you're ready to decide on cancer fundraising merchandise for your fundraising team, you may be fresh out of good ideas. There are so many different types of cancer fundraising merchandise out there, it can be difficult to know what to choose and where to start. Especially if you are fairly new to the fundraiser game, you may be confused and wondering where to turn for the best...

Useful Assistance for Colon Cancer Fundraising

Colon cancer fundraising is some of the most important fundraising out there. The search for a cure requires tremendous amounts of research that can only succeed if the funds are available to continue. This puts a lot of pressure on you when organizing a colon cancer fundraising idea, because it would be a shame to go through all the effort of it and then only do half as well as you expected. ...

The Best in Cancer Fundraiser Items

Cancer charities and the people who help them raise money are always searching for new and improved ways to bring in those much-needed funds. Fundraising products are a dime a dozen, but when you've already done so many fundraisers, you don't just want to sell the same tired fundraising items over and over. You want something new, something different, something that will get people's attention. We have a couple of suggestions to...

Picking a Fundraiser for Cancer that Works

As the leader of your fundraising team, obviously you will constantly be looking for new and better ways to set up a fundraiser for cancer. This can cause anxiety if you don't really know what sort of a cancer fundraiser you should be looking at. Obviously you want the best one for your group and your goals, but because there are so many options, often it's hard to know which road to take. As...

The Emotional Aspects of Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraisers

There is only one thing to talk about in the struggle against breast cancer: finding a cure. But finding the cure involves research, and of course research is dependent on money to continue. Breast cancer awareness fundraisers are a fantastic way to make sure that people don't forget that every single donation they make is bringing us one step closer to ending the nightmare of breast cancer once and for all. But...

Advice for Your Lung Cancer Fundraiser

Lung cancer fundraisers can be run in many different ways. If you have been through this a few times before already (or even only once), you probably feel like you learned something from the previous fundraisers, and you want to try to change things up a bit this time. There's no magic secret to making your lung cancer fundraiser the best it can be, but the more you can learn about what...

Fantastic Ideas for Cancer 3 Day Fundraising

When you have made the commitment to a cancer 3 day fundraising walk, obviously you're going to need some good fundraising ideas, but coming up with smart ideas can be the hardest part of the process, and you may not even know where to begin. If you have the added complication of getting advice from all kinds of people who have attempted to organize cancer 3 day fundraising before, then all the conflicting opinions...

Organizing Band Booster Fundraisers

High school band is one of the best extracurricular activities out there. Aside from music skills, kids learn discipline, self-confidence, and teamwork. But the state of school funding in the current economic situation means that band booster fundraisers are going to be necessary for most school bands, as the schools themselves cannot take up all the slack. No matter how big or small your school's band is, they will rely at least...

Planning your Fundraising for Band

Perhaps you already know that fundraising for band is not that difficult, even though it involves some setup work and organizing. The bottom line is, people love to help out any cause where kids are involved, and when think about how energetic and passionate they are, it's not hard to see where the potential is in band fundraising that results in great profits. The most difficult part is at the beginning, when...

The Finer Points of Cancer Fundraising Walks

If this is your first experience organizing an effort for cancer fundraising walks, obviously there will be some apprehension and nervousness there when dealing with the unfamiliar. Cancer fundraising walks are not so hard to do, but of course the hard part is knowing how to maximize your fundraising success. You're already in the right place to get all the information you need about cancer fundraising, and with a bit of reading and...

Choosing Breast Cancer Fundraising Merchandise

If you are organizing breast cancer fundraising on your own or as part of a fundraising team, it's likely that you're mostly thinking about which cancer fundraising merchandise is available for your kind of group, and how you should go about choosing the merchandise that's right for you. There are quite a lot of choices out there, so how do you begin to know where to start narrowing it down? Choosing the right...

Making the Most of Cancer Foundation Fundraising

Cancer foundations are so important in the quest to find a cure. There are literally hundreds of different cancer foundations, but all have the same basic goal: to raise enough money for sufficient research to cure this awful disease. Obviously, cancer foundation fundraising is one of the major ways that these research organizations bring money in, and if you're putting together some cancer fundraising, then you know that every dollar counts. ...

Brainstorming Pancreatic Cancer Fundraisers

Coming up with ideas for pancreatic cancer fundraisers can be stressful. Especially if this your first time organizing, you're probably feeling a bit confused about all the choices available to you, and all you really want is a way to come up with pancreatic cancer fundraisers that your group can make a lot of money with. Luckily this is not as hard as you think, and once you learn how to go about...

Putting Together a Colon Cancer Fundraiser

When you start to organize a colon cancer fundraiser, you might think that all the fun is in coming up with the ideas, but actually, thinking of good colon cancer fundraising ideas can be the hardest part of the process, and you may not even know how to start.. If you are working together with a group of people, everyone will have their own opinion, as well, and that can complicate your fundraiser even...

Writing that All-Important Breast Cancer Fundraising Letter

If you or someone you know has been affected by breast cancer, no doubt you are interested in doing as much breast cancer fundraising as you possibly can, and raising money for the cause in many ways. Breast cancer fundraising can take many forms. You can participate in an event like a walk or a benefit concert. You could also organize or join a fundraising team that has devoted their efforts to...

How to Decide Among Band Fundraiser Ideas

As you may already know, coming up with band fundraiser ideas is not the easiest thing to do, but there are some advantages. After all, people love to help children, especially when it concerns things involving their education, and if you have an excited group of school band members working with you as well, then you know there's a great chance your band fundraising ideas will go really well. So now, all you...

How to Prepare School Bands for Fundraisers

Because of the way the economy is going, and the poor funding that many schools are receiving for their extracurricular activities, there is more and more need for fundraisers for school bands. However, not only are kids often resistant to the need for fundraising, and if they're already unhappy about the state of their uniforms and instruments, they may not be feeling as fired up about fundraising as you would hope. So preparing...

The Challenges of Band Booster Fundraising

When you start to organize band booster fundraising, there are many challenges ahead of you, but the rewards are just as great as the difficulties. As head of the band fundraising effort, it is your job to work around all the complexities of the project, but don't worry - it's not as much of a chore as it may seem at first, and with a bit of help you can be well on your...

Hosting a Rock Band Fundraiser for Your School

It's no secret that kids love playing Rock Band, and a lot of them are really good at it! If they're going to be playing those kinds of games anyway, then it makes sense to use that to your advantage when planning your school fundraiser. Holding a Rock Band fundraiser at your school can be a great way not only to get the kids involved with fundraising, but to bring a lot of...

Starting off on the Right Foot with Youth Fundraising

If you have a child of school age who is involved in any kind of activity at all, be it music or sports or some kind of club, you can pretty much count on having do do some kind of youth fundraising at some point. In fact, it's possible you will be asked to manage the entire effort, which can fill you with anxiety if you don't even know where to begin. But...

Reap All the Benefits of Christian Fundraising

If you're looking for a rewarding experience, you can't go wrong with Christian fundraising. It's a great way to get out into the community that the church serves, bond with the other members of your congregation, and make money for the church while you're at it. Christian fundraising is one of the best ways to spread His message while helping the church get the things that are needed to run properly. Christian fundraising often...

Choosing Youth Fundraising Ideas

If you are involved with some sort of children's activity - be it a youth group, a sports team, or any other kind of team or club - at some point you will have to come up with youth fundraising ideas. So many of these activities are helpful to your child's development, and of course you want to make sure that the kids have everything they need, even if that means running some fundraisers....

Launching a Successful Christian Fundraiser

With the economy the way it is, many churches and Christian groups need to use fundraisers in order to pay for the things the community needs. Even things like Bibles and hymnals are not inexpensive to buy, and a Christian fundraiser is a fantastic way to bring in extra money for these things. It's a great way to bond the community together, and it's all about helping the community as a whole. At the...

Ideas for Youth Fundraisers

If your child is involved with sports, the church youth group, or an extracurricular activity, you're probably here because you're looking for youth fundraisers. These are not difficult to find, as so many activities associated with young people need the financial boost that youth fundraisers provide, and fundraising companies accommodate this need more than sufficiently. This means that you will not have any problems finding products and activities that are appropriate for your...

Hosting a Library Fundraising Event

Public libraries have always faced a challenge in a world where electronic media are becoming increasingly popular, and in the days where almost everything now is on the internet, a lot of libraries do struggle. Library fundraising, however, can help raise awareness and money for the myriad of things that libraries do for communities. It's not just about checking out books, although that is an important factor - libraries also have events, children's...

Finding the Best Christian Fundraisers

If you need to find some decent Christian fundraisers to help your church or other Christian group, look no further. We have a variety of products and activities to choose from, and you will be pleased to know that every one of them is appropriate for upholding the standards of your faith. All you have to do is browse through these exciting and fun fundraisers, and choose one that you thin will...

Using Common Sense with Individual fundraising

If you are organizing an individual fundraising activity, perhaps to benefit a specific person in need or to help someone in your family, making the most profit possible is obviously your top concern. You also want to feel comfortable with what you are doing and for people to be responsive to you. So how do you go about choosing an individual fundraising idea that will bring the money, while keeping your stress levels...

Ideas for Youth Fundraising

If you are in the process of thinking of good ideas for youth fundraising, then clearly thing you will be most concerned about is profit, and how long it will take you to reach your goals. There are many ways that you can go about the process of planning out your fundraiser and coming up with activities, but if you were just hoping to find a list of fundraising ideas that always perform impressively,...

The Pressures of a Music Fundraiser

If you have a young person in your family participating in the school's music program, then of course it's inevitable that there will be a music fundraiser of some sort in your future. In fact, if you show any enthusiasm at all about the idea, they may even ask you to organize the effort, as so few people have the time or energy it takes to make a music...

Youth Group Fundraising Organizational Tips

Considering the current state of the economy, fundraising has become a fixture in the budget struggles of many groups from all different kinds of causes.? Youth group fundraising is one of the most common types, because the activities the kids get involved with always have multiple associated costs.? Running a church youth group is not inexpensive, and youth group fundraising is the best way to keep the money rolling...

Keeping It Fun with Youth Group Fundraisers

Nowadays, youth group fundraisers are pretty much a requirement, and will certainly be necessary if the kids want to do anything aside from just hanging out in the church hall.? That doesn't mean, though, that you have to push the monetary aspects of fundraising onto the kids, and in fact the opposite can be more helpful.? If you can keep the focus on having a positive attitude, bonding together...

Using a Youth Group Fundraiser as a Teaching Tool

A youth group fundraiser is obviously primarily a way to make sure that the kids have the funds they need to do the activities they want to do, but as you get the kids more personally involved in the process, other things start happening as well, and everyone who takes part will learn some valuable lessons.? Church youth groups represent the most energetic and enthusiastic members of the church,...

New Fundraising Ideas for Youth

If you have previous experience coming up with fundraising ideas for youth, then you already know how things can start to look very similar year after year.? When it becomes your turn to plan and organize, you might be looking for some new and fresh ideas.? Often the reason that people stick with their old ideas is because the old ideas have been proven to work well, but that...

Getting the Public Involved in a Library Fundraiser

So many public libraries are struggling these days, but the ones that are doing better than most are the ones that can keep up with modern technology, and can offer the public computers, CDs, and DVDs, as well as books. But of course these things cost money, and the best way to bring that kind of money in is through a library fundraiser that can help supplement the...

Planning a Music Fundraising Effort

Music fundraising is not just about the sales part of the effort. Before you even get anywhere near that point, you will have to do a lot of planning and organizing - getting things together, deciding what you are aiming for, and making a concise and complete plan to achieve your goals. If you want to have the most successful music fundraising activity possible, your best bet is to start...

Getting Motivated About Individual Fundraisers

We've all seen plenty of group efforts for fundraisers - schools, churches, just about every group out there does fundraisers at one time or another. But what if you are on your own, and need some individual fundraisers that can work for a group of only one person? This kind of project is becoming more common these days, as people are getting out there by themselves and raising money...

Fundraising for Individuals Can Be Fun

You may be worried if you are helping fundraising for individuals who are working toward a specific goal, and that's definitely a normal way to feel. But bringing in money for people who need it is not as difficult as you might think, and sometimes the worrying is the worst aspect, and can hold you back from just getting out there and doing the actual work. We have a lot...

Planning Ahead for Youth Sports Fundraising

If you have ever had a youth sports fundraising before now, you already know what mayhem it can become, and how quickly everyone can get all tangled up in confusion.? Everyone has their own ideas about what to do, and their own opinions about what the experience should be like.? But if you're the boss in charge of getting it all organized this year, where does that leave you??...

Fundraisers for Youth are Fun to Organize

The state of the economy is no secret, and of course youth organizations are feeling the crunch just like everyone else.? If you're in charge of some kind of youth group, whether in association with a church, a sport, or another activity, you may be dreading all the stress and effort that you've heard come along with organizing fundraisers for youth.? But the truth is, it doesn't all have...

Fundraising for Individuals is All about Attitude

When you are fundraising with a group or working with a large fundraising team, you have a lot of advantages.? Sure, the number of people involved usually means that the monetary goals are higher, but also it's nice to have the support of your peers, who are all in the same boat with you, and sharing in the burden.? Fundraising for individuals is a totally different game - because...

The Best Types of Fundraising for Youth Groups

Fundraising for youth groups isn't what it used to be. Back in the day, this was just something that the church did on occasion to fund a yearly trip, or pay for something special that the youth group needed. But these days, especially with the economy being what it is at the moment, more and more church youth groups need to host fundraising activities just to survive. Even if they just want to...

Deciding on the Best individual Fundraising Ideas

Individual fundraising ideas are not always the easiest things to come up with. After all, you are on your own with this one, doing your best to raise money for the cause you have chosen, and you this time you don't have a team of fundraising volunteers backing you up. It's all you, so you'll need the best fundraising ideas you can come up with in order to meet your goals quickly...

Using Common Sense with Youth Group Fundraising Ideas

If you are the lucky one organizing the fundraising for your church's youth group, obviously you want to ensure the highest profits possible. But you also want everyone to enjoy participating in the activity you've chosen, and to be enthusiastic about their fundraiser. So what exactly do you need to do to find youth group fundraising ideas that will fill in all these blanks? There are a lot of different ways you can go...

Top Fundraising Ideas for Youth Groups

It doesn't matter whether you have a small group of kids trying to raise a little money, or an gigantic youth group with huge financial ambitions, you will definitely need to choose the right fundraiser to help them out, and that's exactly where we enter the picture. We have a huge range of fundraising ideas for youth groups that you can choose from, and once you narrow it down, you can start thinking about...

The Best Youth Fundraiser Ideas

If you are at the place where you need to start thinking about youth fundraiser ideas for your church, sports team, or arts activity, it can be difficult to know how to get the ball rolling. But of course you will just have to buckle down and do this at some point if your group of kids, like so many others these days, is starting to rely more and more on fundraisers for that...

Staying Positive about Church Youth Fundraisers

In the past, the youth of the church didn't have much to worry about in terms of money - fundraisers were done as extra activities to boost the youth group's budget, and only when necessary. But with the economy in its current state, the necessity of fundraising has become a pretty much constant thing, and it's good that the community can be there to support the kids in this way. Church youth fundraisers...

Using Psychology for Libraries Fundraising

If your library's facilities are in need of refurbishment and you need some money from the public to help upgrade computers or buy new fixtures, these are things that can cost a lot, and that can be worrying. Libraries fundraising may require a bit more work than other fundraising efforts, and if it's you who is in charge of organizing and planning, you might be worried about everything you're up against, or worried that...

Coming Up with Christian Fundraising Ideas

As you start to think about organizing some Christian fundraising ideas for your church's youth group or choir, or just for helping out the church with some extra cash, it can be difficult to know how to start. So many Christian groups rely on fundraisers these days, and basically that means that you just have to buckle down and do it, for the good of the church. Having the right Christian fundraising ideas...

Ideas for a Choir Fundraising concert

The church choir is one of the most important facets of the church, as services without music would simply not be the same. But in order to operate adequately, the choir needs some basic supplies and equipment - robes, sheet music, hymnals, and even travel expenses, if they are lucky enough to be competing. The church cannot always provide the cash needed for these expenses, so some choir fundraising is definitely in order...

A Wealth of Library Fundraising Ideas

As you need to begin considering some library fundraising ideas for supplies, equipment, or even new facilities, everything can be confusing at first. Many libraries are relying more and more on fundraisers to help buy things, so when you're coming up with library fundraising ideas, they need to be good ones. You don't want to have to run fundraisers more often than necessary, so getting the right ideas the first time around can...

Staying Positive About a Choir Fundraiser

The church choir may seem like a part of your church that doesn't really require any money to run. They just stand there and sing, right? No, it's not as simple as that, and in fact the better your choir is, and the better you want them to be, the more money the church will need to invest in their future. Choir robes are always needing to be replaced, as they start...

Considerations when Fundraising for Music

If you are attempting to organize some fundraising for music, you are probably now at the point where you have to select a fundraiser. But which activity or product will work best for your group? This is the part of the process that takes some thought and research, but if you do some quality work now, that will make things much easier for the rest of your fundraising effort. The good news,...

Good Ideas for Fundraising for an Individual

If you are an individual trying to start a fundraising effort on your own, we can most certainly help you out. We have a variety of activities and products that are perfect for fundraising for an individual, and whether you are trying to raise money for a trip, to help someone pay medical expenses, or even to make a donation to your favorite charity, we can help matching you up with some great ideas...

Choices with Youth Football Fundraising

Young football players are some of the most focused and energetic people around. If you have any experience at all working with youth football teams, then you already know how passionate they can be about what they do, and how they can accomplish anything they set their minds to. This, of course, is a great advantage when you are starting to organize a youth football fundraising activity, because you know they will put...

Getting into Fundraising for Youth Sports

Youth sports are certainly all about fun and friendly competition, but that fun comes at a price, and the price seems to skyrocket every year. Uniforms, equipment, and travel expenses are surely not what they used to be, so these days, more and more teams are turning to fundraising for youth sports as a way to supplement their budgets and relieve the pressure on parent's wallets. Youth sports fundraising provides an important service,...

Brainstorming Great Church Youth Fundraising Ideas

The youth group at your church probably has a lot of activities planned, and the kids are always thinking up new thing that they want to try, and new places they want to go. As one of the adults who helps make these things happen, you know that the kids are not really considering just how much money their adventures will cost. Luckily, with the right church youth fundraising ideas, you can not...

Public Library Fundraising from Several Angles

Libraries across the country do their best to have activities, events, and services that they offer, but of course in order for this to work, the library needs money to provide adequate and modern facilities. If you need to start drawing attention both to what the library offers, and what it needs to continue offering these things, you'll want to organize some public library fundraising that will help you roach those goals in a...

Maximizing Your Christian School Fundraiser

If your school is struggling to come up with the funds for supplies, new equipment, or perhaps a school trip, it's time to start thinking about a Christian school fundraiser. Fundraisers can cover a variety of situations, and with the right amount of research and finding the perfect ideas, you can organize a Christian fundraiser that will help you reach all your monetary goals, and then some. A Christian school fundraiser can be...

The Challenges of an Individual Fundraiser

When you start to consider the possibilities of an individual fundraiser, there are many challenges to be faced, but the rewards are even more substantial. As the sole participant and chief organizer of your fundraiser, it is your job to work out the ins and outs of the effort, but try not to worry - the more you start to understand the mechanics of how an individual fundraiser works, the more you will feel...

Ideas for Church Youth Fundraising

Of course you want to think of a great church youth fundraising idea, but maybe you're at a loss as to how to get started. You might have gotten all kinds of pointers already from various sources, but when advice starts to be conflicting, you can end up more confused than ever. Church fundraising does have quite a bit of planning and organization that goes along with it, but that doesn't mean...

Making the Most of Fundraisers for Youth Groups

If your church is planning on sending the kids on a trip or helping them out with some fun activity, then you will have to start thinking of some great fundraisers for youth groups. If you are the kind of person who gets involved with the organization of fundraisers every year, then you probably already know a thing or two about how it's done, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't try to explore some...

Staying on Top of a Church Youth Fundraiser

It sounds corny, but the youth really are the future of the church, and so you want to do everything you can to make sure that they have everything they need to develop in their Christian faith. Many youth groups are struggling these days, so having a church youth fundraiser can be just that boost they need to get back on top again. Youth groups are built around activities, but of course activities...

Plan for Success with Music Fundraisers

If you have been a part of music fundraisers before, then you already know how great it feels at the end when you know your fundraising team has done the best it can, and you can rejoice in the pride of that accomplishment. But if it is your turn now to step up and actually be in charge of the fundraising effort this time, that can be a whole different ball game. After...

Selecting Fundraising Ideas for Individuals

When you start to look at fundraising ideas for individuals, it can be difficult to know where to begin. Especially if this is your first time doing something of this caliber, you may feel overwhelmed at the range of choices available to you, and you may not know which ideas will suit your goals and your energy levels the best. If you are looking for some of the best fundraising ideas for individuals,...

Extra Benefits with a Fundraiser for Youth

Of course if you are organizing a fundraiser for youth, your top priority is to make money for the kids. That is a given, but there are so many aspects to the fundraising process that you may not have thought about, and when kids are involved, the lessons to be learned are many, both for you and for them. The more you can explore the ideas of pride and teamwork and dedication, the...

Ideas for Library Fundraisers

Libraries are more in need of funding support than ever, and in order to get that money from the public you will have to show them that the library is there for the things they need, or could be with the adequate support. It's not enough anymore just to have the most fantastic selection of books in good condition; people these days expect libraries to provide everything from internet services to movies they can...

Staying Positive about Christian School Fundraising

Christian school fundraising is probably nothing new to you if you grew up in a Christian school yourself. Fundraisers have been around for decades to help schools raise money for things like supplies, school trips, or even newer facilities like buildings. A Christian school has a lot of responsibilities to its student body, and of course you want to make sure you're doing everything you can to help bring in the money needed to...

Plan Out Fundraising for Christian Groups

When trying to organize fundraising for Christian groups, at some point you'll need to know what sort of fundraisers you should be looking at. How do you know which is the right one for your group? There is no right-and-wrong absolute formula for selecting the right kind of fundraiser - all you need to do is take some things about your situation into consideration, and make decisions based on what will work best...

What Are the Best Youth Sports Fundraising Ideas?

Every year, at least once, the sports teams at your school will be running annual fundraisers. School budgets rarely provide for everything that sports teams need to survive and thrive, so fundraising is an important element to keep everything moving along smoothly. But if you're one of the people helping to organize things this year, you'll need to know the best way to come up with sports fundraising ideas that will send you down...

The Rewards of Youth Ministry Fundraising

Young people are a power and important resource in the church. Youth ministries around the country are doing incredible work not just in local communities, but around the world. In order for the fantastic efforts to continue, however, obviously funding has to come from somewhere. Even just creating a place for the youth ministry to meet on a regular basis can be surprisingly costly, but with the help of youth ministry fundraising, a...

Tradition in Church Youth Group Fundraising

Your church youth group is an important part not only of your church, but of the community at large. Youth groups allow kids to have a social and activities outlet that channels their energies into a positive direction, and helps them uphold the standards of their faith. If you are trying to come up with church youth group fundraising ideas, you may do well to take from the role that tradition plays in...

Coming Up with Youth Group Fundraiser Ideas

Youth group fundraiser ideas seem like they would be a breeze to come up with, but often when you actually sit down to tackle your plans, you come up dry. It can be difficult to try to guess which fundraisers would work best for your youth group, and of course you also want to come up with something that the kids will be excited about doing, since they will probably represent the bulk of...

Organizing Youth Sports Fundraisers

Two of the things you have on your side with youth sports fundraisers are that people love sports, and people love to help anything that will support children. So use these things to your advantage, as a way to keep morale high and the fundraising team motivated. As for the practical aspects, you'll need to choose the kind of fundraiser that will match your team's monetary goals. If you have a small...

Your First Youth Sports Fundraiser

If you have a child who is starting to get involved with sports teams at school, you can have a lot of mixed feelings. On the one hand, it's great for kids to have all the physical activities they can handle, and if they learn the value of teamwork and friendly competition along the way, even better. But sports can be expensive to take part in, and if the team is struggling to get...

Time to Plan Some Great Fundraisers for Church Youth

Organizing fundraisers for church youth is not a process you should put off until the last minute. A lot of people think that it can't be all that hard to send the kids out selling things, and it's not, but that's not the part you need to be worried about. Before anyone even thinks about getting out in the community, there's a lot of planning to be done, and a lot of things...

The Best Ideas for Choir Fundraisers

Choir fundraisers are a necessity of church life these days. The choir needs uniforms, books, sheet music, and even travel expenses if they are touring to represent the church. These things don't come cheaply, but hosting some choir fundraisers can really help boost the income of your church choir and support them by enabling them to purchase everything they need without worry. One of the simplest and best ways to raise money for...

Music Fundraising Ideas for School Groups

It's no secret that when budgets get cut at educational institutions, usually it's the arts that are the first to go, and that means in hard economic times, school music programs are pretty much constantly in jeopardy. But parents and teachers know that these arts programs are more than just extracurricular fun - they help children develop important skills, both practical and social, that will help them become more well-adjusted and well-rounded people. ...

Making Christian Fundraiser Ideas Easy

You've probably seen a lot of Christian fundraisers where the main goal is to raise a significant amount of money for the church. Church buildings are astronomically expensive, and an effort like that can span many months and become very complex. But sometimes you don't need something that complicated - many Christian groups out there are just trying to bring in a little extra money for supplies, activities, or maybe a small trip....

Figuring Out Christian Youth Fundraisers

Christian youth fundraisers can be as rewarding as they are profitable. If it is your turn to organize, it's up to you to figure out just where that profit is going to come from, and how you're going to go about doing things. If you have never organized a fundraiser before, you may be feeling the anxiety that comes from marching into unknown territory. You want to choose the best Christian fundraisers,...

Staying the Course with Individual Fundraiser Ideas

It's one thing to be involved with a group or a fundraising team, where everyone can rely on each other for support and help, and the responsibility is spread out across the entire team. There's also the emotional support that team fundraising provides. But if you're embarking on an individual fundraising effort, that's an entirely different ball game. When you're on your own, you're on your own. Sure, people will be encouraging...

Positive Attitudes toward Youth Baseball Fundraising

Youth baseball teams used to be so simple. Things were less involved, less expensive, and getting the money together for things like uniforms was usually not very much trouble at all. These days, with the cost of even youth sports being through the roof, and the economy being what it is, the money doesn't always just magically come from somewhere. Youth baseball fundraising can be a godsend, and in some cases it...

A Fundraiser for Youth Groups can be Exciting and Fun

Churches, just like every other kind of organization, are feeling the economic crunch. This carries right on down through the youth group, who sometimes end up having to make more cuts and sacrifices than anyone else. So when it comes time to organize a fundraiser for youth groups in order to keep things running smoothly, the temptation can be to take things too seriously. But honestly, the best way to run a fundraiser,...

Attitude Is Everything with Fundraisers for Youth Group

Your church's youth group quite literally represents its future. The kids in the church will be adults before you know it, and a great experience in the youth group can help ensure that they remain active members of the church straight through their entire lives. But youth groups need money to operate, and the church does not always have the funds available to support all the activities that the kids would like to...

Which Christian School Fundraisers are Most Successful?

If you're beginning to think about ideas for Christian school fundraisers and are just starting the planning stages, a lot of unnecessary effort can be spent agonizing over what type of fundraiser to choose. You may be wondering which Christian school fundraisers work the best, but truly it all depends an what you want to do, and the resources you have available. The important thing is to keep an open mind. Don't get...

Organizing Fundraisers for Church Youth Groups

Fundraisers for church youth groups are becoming a fact of life these days. The kids get really involved and motivated about their youth group, and as a result most youth groups have increasingly ambitious goals and projects every year. At the same time, the cost of running the youth group continues to increase almost constantly. Fundraisers for church youth groups can really come in handy when the youth group is struggling to...

Raising Awareness for a Public Library Fundraiser

If you are in a position where you need to raise money for a public library fundraiser, the most difficult part of the whole process can be getting people's attention and stirring up interest for the event. The best way to get people motivated about helping the library is to show off all the great things the library does, and to demonstrate the things that could be better if only the library had better...

Making the Most of Christian Youth Fundraising

It keeps coming around again and again... it's time to get your Christian youth fundraising effort underway. Even if you've done this a million times before, there's always something new to be learned, as some fundraisers change from year to year, while other perennial favorites stick around. No matter what you decide you want to do this year, your Christian fundraising activity is more likely to be a success if you start your...

Fundraising Ideas for Christian Events

If you are organizing an event for your church or other Christian group, then you'll probably be thinking about all the ways in which you can make the most of what you're doing. Fundraising ideas for Christian events aren't just limited to ticket prices - in order to maximize your profits and do the most you can to have a success story on your hands, you'll need to think outside the box and get...

Fundraising Ideas for Individual Projects

If you've been trying to think of fundraising ideas for individual projects, then obviously you're very motivated about what you're doing, and you're willing to go it all alone. But you'll never be completely alone - we're here to help you out with all the best fundraising ideas for individual efforts out there, things that will really harness your fundraising power and get you to your goals as fast as possible. One of the...

Planning a Fundraiser for Individual Charity Work

Quite often you see teams of people raising money for charity, whether it be in the context of sports, or some other type of event. The teams work together and have some sense of strength in numbers. But if you are on your own, trying to raise a sum of money for your favorite charity, things can be a little different. You need to be careful how you plan and proceed, because...

Christian Youth Fundraising that Really Works

Getting involved with Christian youth fundraising may seem daunting, but it's actually one of the most rewarding types of fundraising out there. The youth group is the future of your church, and they're also likely to be the most energetic and enthusiastic members of your congregation. With these factors on your side, the process of choosing Christian fundraising ideas can go a lot more smoothly. If you want something that the kids...

Profitable Fundraising Ideas for Church Youth

Church youth groups and organizations are increasingly relying on funding these days to make sure they can do all the activities and projects they have planned. Fundraising ideas for church youth groups range from the small and simple to the large and complex, but how do you know which ones will bring the most profit for your church youth group? The main thing is to be aware of your fundraising team, and their strengths...

Fun with Youth Fundraisers Ideas

A lot of extracurricular programs are in economic hardship these days, so to make sure that the kids get to keep doing all the things they love, it's important to come up with youth fundraisers ideas that are effective and profitable. But when kids are involved, it's important to have fun, as well, so you'll want to choose fundraisers that get both jobs done. Obviously when you're researching youth fundraisers, your main concern...

Different Types of Youth Ministry Fundraisers

The youth ministry is, without a doubt, the future of your church. Kids in the youth ministry are some of the most active and enthusiastic members of the congregation, and they're the ones with the most ideas for projects and activities. But all things things cost money, and that's where youth ministry fundraisers come in. But how do you go about choosing the right fundraising idea for your youth ministry group? There...

Coming up with Fundraising Ideas for Libraries

Let's be honest: thinking up effective fundraising ideas for libraries is not the easiest task in the world. These days, just getting people in the library is challenge enough; getting them to show their generosity to help keep the library funded is another thing entirely. But that doesn't mean that you should feel discouraged about your fundraiser. In fact, the better your attitude toward the process and the outcome, the more likely...

Library Fundraiser Ideas that Give Back to the Community

Coming up with decent library fundraiser ideas is not tremendously easy. But the good news is, you already know that the library has a lot to offer the community, and all you have to do is find a way to show that to them by organizing a fundraiser that shows off the library's best assets. There are many ways to go about this, but having a week of special events that highlight the...

Choir Fundraising Ideas to Help You Reach Your Goals

Choirs can be part of a church, associated with a school, or even independently operated, but regardless, they all share one thing - the need for income. Running a choir is not free, and even if your choir does not wear robes or uniforms, there's still the costs of performing to consider, such as sheet music, travel, venue fees, or even competition entrance fees. Unless that money is magically going to come from...

Organizing Christian Fundrasing

If you have been involved with Christian fundraising efforts in the past, then you're already familiar with the excitement and joy that goes along with being a part of such a rewarding venture. But when it's your turn to do the organizing yourself, the tables can turn, and what was once thought of as something fun can suddenly be very scary. When the pressure is on for you to run the most successful...

Different Types of Fundraising for Christian Schools

When you are fundraising for Christian schools, there are a lot of thing to keep in mind. If you are new to the fundraising game, it may all seem confusing at first, but really fundraising for Christian schools is as simple as following a few guidelines, and using some common sense. The first thing to take into account is your target market. Do you expect that the kids will be able to...

Writing that All-Important Christian Fundraising Letter

Sometimes, if you only need a moderate amount of money, simple fundraisers like chocolate are enough for your church or Christian group to make the cash it needs. But if you are trying to raise money for something like building refurbishment, or perhaps a new building altogether, then you will need to find a way to come up with a significant amount of cash. A Christian fundraising letter can be a great way...

Appropriate Youth Ministry Fundraising Ideas

If you have been struggling to find appropriate youth ministry fundraising ideas, you have finally come to the right place. Youth ministries are a special case where fundraising is concerned, because not only do they need to make money to fund their activities and projects, but you want them to have a fundraiser that will be right and good in a Christian context. Everything that these kids do reflects their faith and their...

The Best Church Youth Group Fundraising Ideas

Church youth group fundraising is nothing less than a necessity these days, and the need for it grows with every passing year. Youth groups are enthusiastic and enjoy a wide range of activities, all of which cost money in terms of supplies, travel, or even equipment. You need to consider the goals of the youth group, and how much money it will take for them to get where they want to be, but...

Exciting Youth Football Fundraising Ideas

If you are preparing to organize a fundraising effort for your youth football team, you may find yourself lacking good youth football fundraising ideas. This is not a problem, as we have a huge selection of fundraisers that you can choose from, and you're bound to find one or probably many that will suit your group. If you can commit to just a small amount of research, then you are certain to find...

High Profit People to People Fundraisers

Students looking to participate in People to People Fundraisers are typically very motivated. After all it is not an inexpensive program and many times even families who can afford the experience prefer to teach their kids a lesson of appreciation by making them have skin the game by raising some of the money. So what are the best People to People fundraising ideas? The fact is most students need to raise thousands of dollars so it is...

The Best Time to Cookie Dough Fundraise

Fundraisers come and fundraisers go but it seems like Cookie Dough Fundraising remains one of the best ways to raise money - no matter what size or type of group you have. But when is the best time to cookie dough fundraise? There are two schools of thought. So let's focus on the two main fundraising seasons. If you ask someone in the fundraising industry they will tell you the fundraising year is divided into the...

Cookie Dough School Fundraiser

These days I would suggest that there is not better way for a school to raise money than to hold a Cookie Dough School Fundraiser. Cookie dough fundraisers make a lot of sense because you are offering a product people expect to purchase from a fundraising group and that can be offered at a competitive price that does not seem to be overpriced. You will also be offering a better selection of frozen cookie dough than...

Cookie Dough Fundraising Companies

There are lots of companies that you could define as cookie dough fundraising companies. But you should know the difference if you want to choose the best partner for your fundraising group. There are fundraising distributors and then there are manufacturers of cookie dough. Here are some suggestions on which will better serve your needs. Fundraising distributors are strictly in the business of helping fundraising groups with their fundraisers. Some are internet based and others are local...

Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraising: Yes or No

If you live near kids the odds are one of them has asked if you'd buy a tub or two to support their frozen cookie dough fundraiser. But is frozen cookie dough the best fundraising idea? There are 3 or 4 good options to consider now that you have decided on your fundraiser. Do you want to sell frozen cookie dough? If you do, then do you want to sell tubs or boxes of preportioned...

The Best Cookie Dough Fundraiser

So many people call and ask us for the best cookie dough fundraiser. No surprisingly, though, there is no one clear cut answer to that question. We nearly always answer by asking some questions ourselves. The first question is have you sold cookie dough for a fundraiser in the past? If you did, did it meet your fundraising goals or expectations? Typically people will tell us they were pleased with their sale but that it could...

Is Candy for Fundraising Still Popular?

There is no question that the options available for a candy fundraiser are much different than they used to be. But, yes, candy for fundraising is still very popular. And it is still popular for the same reasons as it has always been. A candy fundraiser is a direct sale. That means that the seller has the product in their possession at the time of the sale and hands it directly to the customer. People have...

Candy Bars Fundraising

More and more nationally known candy companies have decided they can no longer make money in the candy bars fundraising arena. That is the main reason that overall candy fundraising sales are substantially down. About two years ago the most popular candy fundraiser available was a variety pack from M&M-Mars. It used to include Peanut M&M's, Plain M&M's, Snickers and Skittles. With that kind of lineup of well known products it is easy to see how...

Alternative to Worlds Finest Candy Bar Fundraiser

Have you held a Worlds Finest Candy Bar Fundraiser in the past? Did you know that there are other fundraising specific candy bars that you can sell that offer some terrific benefits? We offer a great Candy Bar Fundraiser that offers the following benefits: 1. There is only a 1 case minimum. That means small groups and individuals can take advantage of this candy fundraiser. 2. Shipping is free. That means your profits are higher because there are...

Why Candy Fundraising Is Getting More Difficult

Once upon a time you used to see kids both young and old walking around with handled carriers of fundraising candy. But you don't see that very much any more. Have you wondered why? It is not the popularity of candy or the ability to sell it. In fact we had a 5th grade in an elementary school order 65 cases of M&M's candy from us and come back to reorder more. Just so...

Consider Candle Fundraising

Many groups looking for a great fundraiser are coming up short with new restrictions that have been placed on the type of items you are now allowed (or not allowed) to sell. Many organizations are placing heavy restrictions on food items in an effort to keep customers healthier. But there is no reason to give up ? there are plenty of ways to get around restrictions. Try candle fundraising! Candles are an excellent alternative...

What To Look For In a Candle Fundraiser

Candle fundraisers are very popular options for groups looking for a fundraising program that is highly profitable with easy to sell products that do not need to be frozen. They work great no matter what time of year you need to raise money because unlike some other fundraisers, like chocolate sales, you do not need to worry about your product melting. And, because candles are a consumable item that gets used up, there is...

How to Promote Your Candle Fundraiser

There is no way to guarantee that you will have a successful candle fundraiser. There are just too many factors that go into the sales of a candle fundraising program that are out your hands. But, there are a number of things that you can do that will seriously help your chances of having a terrific candle fundraising experience. First, pick a program that will appeal to your customers. This means that...

Tips for A Successful Cookie Dough Fundraiser

Cookie dough sales and bake sales have long been two of the most popular school fundraising ideas. They can be great moneymakers because there is little or no actual upfront money required. If you are holding a bake sale, get parents, volunteers or local merchants to donate the baked goods. Do your best to get the whole community involved. People love to support local groups. This is a great way for people to come together,...

Changes in the Frozen Cookie Dough Industry

The frozen cookie dough industry has operated in pretty much the same way for years. It has been a fabulous fundraiser for many groups and continues to be. The problem, though, has been the dramatic increase in the price of the ingredients that go into frozen cookie dough. They continue to go up and there does no appear to an end in site. Frozen cookie dough fundraisers, though, have been hit by a double whammy....

Rising Price of Cookie Dough Fundraisers

The economy has had its effects on cookie dough fundraising in more than one way. First of all the ingredients that are used to make fundraising cookie dough have skyrocketed. In fact many cookie dough manufacturers report unprecedented increases in their cost for raw material. Besides the cost of raw material or ingredients for cookie dough, the cost of shipping frozen cookie dough has also gone through the rough. Shipping costs in general have risen...

School Fundraiser Candy Sales

School Fundraiser candy sales are one of the oldest and most proven ways for schools to make money. In fact it is one of the most common fundraising ideas out there. The school simply chooses its favorite type of candy. They purchase that candy in cases. Most cases of fundraising candy comes with four handled carriers of candy. You can choose from many different national brands or some other fundraising specific candy lines. Typically each...

Cheap Fundraising Candy

So you want to find cheap fundraising candy. You can do that a number of ways. But first you need to define what cheap fundraiser candy is. Many people associate off brand names and cheap fundraising candy. While the price is sometimes cheaper than name brands many fundraising specific candy lines are of high quality. The problem when you talk to your group about cheap fundraising candy is that many of them will immediately correlate...

The Best Candle Fundraisers

Candle fundraising has been a staple in the fundraising industry for years. But I received an interesting phone call from one of our candle suppliers earlier this year that really spoke volumes about candle fundraisers. The owner of the company, which has been making fundraising candles for more than 25 years, said his costs were rising so quickly he was having to change pricing mid season. He said he had never in his 25 years...

The Best Fundraising Cookie Dough

There are a few different ways to determine which is The Best Fundraising Cookie Dough. I believe the top criteria is actually determined after the cookie dough fundraiser is completed and you know how many tubs you have sold. In my opinion sales and profits are always the most logical way to judge fundraising products. But is that really the best fundraising cookie dough? The other criteria you could use is taste or flavor. While...

Original One Dollar Fundraising Candy Bars

If you are a smaller group that wants to hold a candy fundraiser you should consider fundraising specific candy lines such as the Original One Dollar Bar brand. There are a couple of problems with some of the national brands when it comes to smaller groups and candy fundraising. The first problem is the cost and therefore the profit percentage available to the group. When you purchase fundraising candy your cost is determined by the...

Frozen Cookie Dough or Dry Mix?

If you know that selling cookie dough will be a good fundraiser for your area then you are left with one critical decision: do we sell frozen cookie dough, or a dry cookie dough mix? Your customers will likely respond well to the no-effort baking that the frozen cookie dough promises. As you are selling you can mention how simple it would be to make the cookies since all you are doing is...

How Much Would You Pay for A Fundraising Candy Bar?

How much would you pay for a fundraising candy bar? That's a question that has not been asked too often recently but it going to be more important as the next fundraising season or two pass. That's because the big discussion in candy fundraising is how do the manufacturers make money selling candy for a dollar. All of the national candy manufacturers have shrunk their candy over the years. In fact there have been seasons...

Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraiser Tips

Here are some tips for holding successful frozen cookie dough fundraiser: 1. Consider Prices: The retail prices for cookie dough have inched up over the years. Years ago the best selling cookie dough sold for $10 per tub. Lately some companies are asking as much as $15 per tub. That is simply higher than individuals want to pay. Groups that try to sell for that much experience lower sales because people don't want to pay...

Winter Cookie Dough Fundraising

If you are thinking about a cookie dough fundraiser there are two things that are imperative to think about. 1. What cookie dough company do you use. 2. When do you hold your cookie dough fundraiser? The most popular time to hold sell frozen cookie dough is late in the fall so that you get the product either right before Thanksgiving or between Thanksgiving and Christmas. People hope to take advantage of those holidays to...

How Much Can I Make With a Cookie Dough Fundraiser?

Have you ever wondered how much you can make with a cookie dough fundraiser? We are asked that question by so many groups. It's not limited to cookie dough. People want to know what they can expect to make on candy fundraisers and every kind of brochure fundraiser too. Regardless of the type of program we provide the same answer. There is no such thing as typical in fundraising. You can take two identical groups...

The Top Cookie Dough Fundraisers

If you are planning on holding a cookie dough fundraiser you might be surprised to find out there are more options now than ever before. So what are the top Cookie Dough Fundraisers: 1. The number one cookie dough fundraiser this year has been the sale of slightly smaller tubs that retail for $10. The price of cookie dough tubs has increased each and every year. In fact some of the premium brands now demand...

Why Can't I Return Fundraising Candy?

You've held a candy fundraiser and found out too late that you have too much candy. You call to see what you can do and are told that you can not return fundraising candy. Your first reaction is anger. And that is understandable. But the odds are that you simply missed all the places where you were told that fundraising candy once purchased and delivered can not be returned. While you might not be comforted...

How Much Fundraising Candy Should I Order?

How much fundraising candy should I order? That's a question we hear quite often. In fact, sometimes we hear it after the fundraising group has already received their candy. At that point the question is mute since you can not return candy after you receive it. But we will address the reasons why food products generally and candy specifically can not be returned in another article. So how much fundraising candy should you order? The...

Candles Fundraising for all Seasons

Candles fundraising is another fast growing trend in fundraising ideas. It can be used by church groups, schools, daycares, sports teams, youth groups and many other non-profit groups. In fact, it is a popular fundraising idea for the fall and winter, when longer nights are given an ambience and warmth with candles, especially scented ones. Candle fundraising is great because almost everyone uses candles. There are many types to choose from, including...

Frozen Fundraising Cookie Dough vs Dry Cookie Dough

At your next meeting when you discuss your fundraising for the upcoming season you may want to discuss a cookie dough fundraiser. There is the frozen cookie dough and the dry mix cookie dough. Here are some advantages and disadvantages to both: 1. Frozen cookie dough is very popular and most sponsors have bought some in the past, so they may be willing to purchase the frozen verse the dry mix. 2. Dry mix...

World's Greatest Cookie Dough Fundraiser

Well I am not sure if this frozen cookie dough fundraiser qualifies as the world's best. But I have been involved with the fundraising industry for quite a while and have literally helped thousands of groups with cookie dough fundraising programs and this is the best end result I have ever seen. I got a call from a lady who had volunteered to get the materials for 12 cheerleaders to start a cheerleading fundraiser. We...

Pine Valley Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraisers

If you want to sell cookie dough we suggest Pine Valley Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraisers quite often these days. There are lots of cookie dough fundraising companies to choose from. In fact, at one point, we actually offered frozen cookie dough from four different manufacturers. But that became a nightmare and really was overkill. People simply want a successful cookie dough fundraiser. Most of the time people really have no idea of the brand they...

Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraisers: Increasing Sales

Frozen Cookie Dough fundraisers are a great way to make a lot of money. But are you getting the most out of your cookie dough fundraiser? The most successful groups are those that are both organized and experienced. Here are some of the things they do that you should consider: 1. Prize Programs: Prize programs, when used properly, can really increase sales. Most groups, though, take the wrong approach. They reward the top sellers by...

Dollar Candy Bars for Fundraisers

Are you wanting to sell dollar candy bars for fundraisers? You'd better hurry. The rumors circulating throughout the candy bar fundraising industry is that the last of the national manufacturers will soon exit the one dollar candy bar market. But that does not mean there will not be any dollar candy bars for fundraisers. In the future you will probably need to sell a brand of candy that you may not have heard of. That...

Are Candy Fundraisers Profitable?

For some reason people are the most confused when it comes to figuring out whether candy fundraisers are profitable or not. Actually many people have a hard time figuring out what candy fundraising profits are and how they calculate them. Here are the basics: You purchase fundraising candy by the case. In most instances a case contains multiple carriers of candy in each each. For example Hershey's candy fundraisers come with 4 carriers of candy...

Breast Cancer Fundraising Ideas

The fight against breast cancer is undoubtedly one of my favorite causes. It has been both my good fortune and curse to have met many families because of this scourge. I would like to cover some of the techniques use in breast cancer fund raising in this article. Interesting breast cancer fund raiser initiated by The National Needle Arts Association involved creating four large wall hangings which incorporate all of the major needle handcraft...

Fundraisers for High School Students

The worst times for fundraising are usually during the middle school years. When it comes fundraisers for high school students then you have a new awakening. School fundraising has an interesting life cycle. Kids are introduced to fundraising as early as daycare and preschool. The families of younger children are quite familiar with fundraising by the time their kids reach elementary schools. It is during those early years, though, that families remain intimately involved with...

Picking the Best Fundraiser Candles

You've started looking at different fundraising products and you've decided to consider Fundraiser Candles. Are they a good fundraising idea? How much does it cost to start a candle fundraiser? How do I choose the best program? The fact of the matter is that most homes in the United States burn candles from time to time. In fact you would be hard pressed to find a home or office without a single candle. So there is...

Candle Fundraiser Forms

When you book a candle fundraiser with Easy Fundraising Idea we will send you free Candle Fundraiser Forms. In fact we will send you a complete packet of information that provides all of the sales information you need to get your candle fundraiser started including: 1. A free candle brochure showing all of the products available in the program that you have chosen. The brochure will range between 2 and 8 pages. It will include full color...

Looking for the World's Finest Chocolate Fundraiser?

Are you looking for a fundraising alternative to World's Finest Chocolate but still want to sell candy bars? World's Finest is a specific name brand of candy. The company has been around for years and used to sell almost exclusively through a couple of specific distribution channels. Easy Fundraising Ideas does not now nor ever has sold the World's Finest Chocolate candy bars. Instead we offer a wide selection of different candy fundraisers. We offer...

Candy Bar Fundraiser Opportunities

If you ever wondered if there are really candy bar fundraiser opportunities, consider this: Candy sales, by some estimates, accounts for nearly one third of all product fundraising sales. That means a good old fashion candy fundraiser may be just what you need. Candy is a Direct Sale Fundraiser Candy fund raisers are most often done as a direct sale. That means that your group would contact a candy fundraising company and purchase cases...

Sell Candy?

Should I sell fundraising candy or should I sell something else? That's one of the most common questions we hear. The questioner usually provides their own answer when we follow up with a simple question of our own. We ask what kind of fundraising group they are part of and whether it is part of a public school. If they are not part of a public school then they need to pay in advance...

Cookie Dough School Fundraiser

A cookie dough school fundraiser can and should become an annual event. In fact we help hundreds of groups that hold cookie dough fundraisers every year that make the money they need year after year. It only makes fundraising sense for a school to sell cookie dough at the same time every year. The best time of year for a cookie dough school fundraiser is late in the fall. Plan to start you sale in mid to...

Classical Cookie Dough Fundraiser

Have you ever wondered exactly what would constitute a classical Cookie Dough Fundraiser? Here are the successful steps groups typically take to hold what they would define as a classical cookie dough fundraiser: 1. Start planning well in advance. Don't make a last second decision to sell cookie dough. That's one of the surest ways to have a fundraising disappointment. In fact, if you start planning for your next fundraiser the day after your current fundraiser ends,...

Raising Money for a Mission Trip

There are lots of folks searching for ways to raise money for a mission trip. With the economy suffering that is more true now than ever. There is no need, though, to not go on a mission trip. There are tons of church fundraisers designed for individuals that need to raise money. The best way to start is to determine how much money you need to raise and send letters to everyone you know. Let...

Relay for Life Fundraisers

Let?s face it. Good causes always take a lot of money to support. Ridding the world of Aids, aiding tsunami relief, Habitat for Humanity, food banks, and the list goes on. So it should come as no surprise that finding a cure for cancer comes with a hefty price tag. Billions have been spent on finding a cure, and there most certainly will be billions more spent. One grass roots...

Your Next Tennis Fundraiser

Here some suggestions for your next Tennis Fundraiser: If you are part of a school tennis team and you hold tournaments you should set up tables at the tournament and hold a candy fundraiser. There are lots of different candy options to consider. The most common option is to sell candy bars but that is not the only type of candy available to sell. And, since tennis tournaments may be held when the weather is...

Coffee Fundraisers Are Great in the Winter

Coffee fundraisers are some times overlooked but they shouldn't be. It has never been more popular and is a great option for any sized groups. Unlike other brochure or pre sell fundraisers coffee does not have an insurmountable minimum order requirement so even small groups can hold coffee sales. Our suggested program offers a variety of coffee that has been freshly ground and packaged in vaccum sealed foil bags. The size of the...

Coffee Fundraisers for Junior Leagues

If you are in charge of Junior League Fundraising we would suggest you try a coffee fundraiser. Coffee makes a lot of sense for groups that have fairly captive audiences and that have credibility within their audience. The odds are that members of the Junior League and their friends drink coffee or tea. It only makes sense to offer than a place to buy a superior product and at the same time support the Junior...

Fair Trade Coffee Fundraising

More and more people realize that paying $4 for a cup of coffee is ridiculous and they have started brewing their own coffee at home. This makes a great opportunity for your group to raise some money by hosting a coffee fundraiser. But, because people have grown so accustomed to fancier coffees, you can't just go sell Folgers, you need to find better coffees that people are willing to pay a premium for. ...

Coffee Fundraisers Are Extremely Popular

Why not take advantage of America?s thirst for coffee by holding a coffee fundraiser? Coffee fundraising is simple and usually requires no money upfront to get started. Your group uses order forms or brochures showing the wide variety of gourmet flavors for your customers to choose between. Using the brochure, your group shows them to potential customers, takes orders and collects payment upfront. When you accept payment in the form of a check...

Yankee Candle Fundraiser

You've decided you might want to hold a Candle Fundraiser to raise money for your group but you don't know which program to choose. One of the programs people talk about is Yankee Candle Fundraising. While Yankee makes a terrific product we believe a Yankee Candle Fundraiser is not the best way to raise money. We believe we have better programs that make more sense. Let me explain. We have been in the fundraising industry for a...

University Fundraising With Pizza Cards

Are you looking for a University fundraising idea? You?ve come to the right place. Any one you know enjoy eating pizza? We thought so! Would they enjoy free pizza? We know so! Free pizza would be the perfect university fundraiser. And there is not better free pizza fundraising program that our Dominos Free Pizza Fundraising Cards. Here?s how they work: The Dominos pizza cards offer the holder a free medium one topping pizza every time...

Senior Class Trips - Start With Freshman Class Fundraisers

It is the end of your senior year in high school, and you are about to leave all of your friends, family, and memories behind. Whether you are going to a far away college, the military, or are starting a new job, you want to end your high school career with a big bang. That is why senior class trips are so much fun. They allow you to spend a few days...

Green Fundraising for Your Class Fundraiser

When a large group of people, such as a high senior class, come together to have a class fundraiser, there are a number of criteria that must be met before choosing the right fundraiser for the group. You have to make sure that the product line you pick is broad enough to appeal to a wide array of people. You need to make sure that the product line has price points that can...

Hockey Fundraising Tips

Here are some hockey fundraising tips: 1. Decide on which type of hockey fundraiser you are going to have. Fundraisers include selling products, offering services or holding special events. One of the easiest ways to raise money for a hockey fundraiser is to sell products that everyone wants. 2. Products that offer your team or school logo are always very popular and tend to sell much easier than a generic product that no one has any...

6 Big Hockey Fundraising Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Fundraising takes time and effort. When you decide to have a hockey fundraiser for your team you want it to be a successful event. With all the time and effort that you put into the fundraiser, you don't want it to fail. Here are six hockey fundraising mistakes to be aware of and how to avoid them: Mistake #1: Not planning - Without a clearly written out plan of how you are going to conduct...

Youth Fundraisers Dominate Fundraising

Youth fundraising is the largest area of the fundraising industry. When you take into consideration fundraisers for youth groups, fund raisers for church youth groups and fund raisers for youth sports, you can see why there are so many youth fundraiser ideas out there. And the above does not even include elementary school and other school fundraising needs. There are a few keys to holding...

Catholic Church Youth Fundraiser

Trying to come up with a creative idea to raise money for your youth? Here are some ideas that you can use as a Catholic Church Youth fundraiser. They don?t have to be specifically for Catholic youth, but my experience has proven successful in this particular area. There are ideas that require minimal effort and some that require a collaborative effort for all parties involved. The fund raisers will be...

Basketball Fundraisers Are Old School

Basketball was invented by a man named James Naismith in 1891 and has grown to a sport enjoyed by men and women all over the world. From youth leagues to school athletics to the NBA enjoy the sport as a form of competition or simply a way to stay in shape on a Saturday afternoon at the park. For those who compete, primarily in the youth organizations and throughout the schools, there is...

Golf Fundraising Ideas

I am really surprised that you don't see more high school golf teams exploring different Golf Fundraisers. Sports fundraising is one of the largest segments within the product fundraising industry. There are in fact very few sports organizations that do not rely on fundraising for much or part of their operating budget. Golf is one of the more expensive in sports. The equipment is costly, you need to rent a practice facility and it is...

Golf Fundraiser for Non-Profit Groups

A great warm-weather fundraising event is a golf fundraiser. Hosting your own golf tournament is actually fairly easy and if done right, you can raise a significant amount of money. Here are some tips for maximizing your golf fundraising results. Obviously, the bigger the crowd, the better you'll do with your tournament. Promote with quality posters at golf stores, your own offices, and other high-traffic, high-visibility locations. Use your newsletter and email lists as additional...

Varsity Gold Fundraising

Varsity Gold Fundraising was an aggressive fundraising company that is no longer is business. Their name was not entirely indicative of what they did. They did not really focus on Varsity Fundraising. And they certainly had nothing to do with gold. The company made is name selling fundraising discount cards. Discount cards remain one of the highest profit fundraisers around. Lots of high schools used discount cards for their varsity fundraising programs because of the profits. Easy Fundraising...

Varsity Fundraising Scratch Cards

Varsity fundraising for teams can be extremely easy or extremely difficult. It is your choice. By the time you are involved on a varsity team level, fundraising has probably become old hat and something you are very used to having to participate in. The only problem is the time restraints on this level, making it more important than ever that varsity fundraising events are fast, efficient and targeted for your group. That?s when your choice...

Golf Fundraising for High School Teams

Golf teams are usually small, and as school sports go, they don't get as much attention as things like football and basketball. The frustration with this is that golf is so much more expensive to play than most of the more high-profile sports, and yet golf teams often get left with little or no budget to work with. Sometimes it is down to the players themselves to find the money from somewhere, and...

Get the Ball Rolling with Golf Fundraisers

f you are a golfer doing your best to struggle through financially, things can look bleak if you are part of a small team, or even on your own. Not only is golf one of the most expensive sports you can get involved with, it's rarely if ever about big teams, and because it's not a noisy contact sport, it tends not to draw as much attention as some other sports. So when you're...

Inspirational Golf Fundraising Ideas

If you are on a golf team or even playing as an individual, then you know how hard the practical aspects can get. For one thing, golf is an expensive sport, there's no doubt about that. Clubs cost a fortune, and all the travel and fees you have to pay for can easily get out of hand. On top of everything, golf doesn't really get as much attention as more high-profile sports,...

Organizing a Successful Bowling Fundraiser

Whether you are playing for a league or a school team, bowling is full of costs, every time you think you have it under control, there's something else to buy. The cost of equipment and fees gets higher and higher every year, and yet the budget somehow never seems to rise to meet it. If you have been put in charge of finding a way out of your team's financial troubles, a bowling...

Making the Most of Bowling Fundraisers

If you are involved with bowling either in school or in a local league, obviously by now you've realized the costs that surround the sport. Pretty much everything in bowling costs money, and fees keep rising every year, not to mention the costs of uniforms shoes, and other equipment. Bowling fundraisers are a great way to help offset some or even all of these costs, and if you can get started on the...

How a Softball Fundraiser Can Help Your Team

If you play softball or have someone in your family who does, then you already know just how expensive things can get. Uniforms, bats, and equipment are just the basic things that the players need, but if the team is involved competitively, even on a local level, then the costs multiply very quickly. Travel is a huge expense for softball teams, as well as renting venues, pitching in to pay for umpires, and...

Softball Fundraising: Stay Positive

Softball is one of the most popular sports out there, and kids love to feel like they're part of a team. But any kind of sport can get expensive quickly, and softball has its share of equipment, travel expenses, and of course uniforms. Softball fundraising can be a great way to help your team get all the things it needs, and these days it may even be a necessity to run a fundraiser, ...

Getting Your Softball Fundraisers Organized the Right Way

If you are setting out on the task to offset some of your softball team's costs, obviously softball fundraisers are a clear winner. The problem is, if you don't have a lot of experience with organizing a fundraising effort, the idea of having all that responsibility can be a little bit overwhelming. After all, the team is looking to you to help solve their financial problems, right? You want to make the...

All the Best Softball Fundraising Ideas

It's easy to find people who talk about baseball like it's the most popular sport out there, but if you have a look around, you'll find that people who play evenings and weekends are really into softball. Schools also have very well attended softball games, and kids and adults seem to agree that it's a great team sport to play. So given that it's so popular, you might be frustrated if you're looking for...

Otis Spunkmeyer Cookie Dough Fundraiser Ad in PTO Magazine

I noticed an advertisement in a major publication that is written for parent groups at elementary schools. The ad got my attention. The ad was about Otis Spunkmeyer Cookie Dough Fundraisers. The ad focused on two points, It was the first point that got my attention. Did you know that you will only make 40% with Otis Spunkmeyer cookie dough fundraisers? While 40% profit is not bad for some groups I believe that medium to larger...

World's Finest Chocolate Fundraiser

I noticed an advertisement for World's Finest Chocolate Fundraisers the other day in a national magazine. It was a very well done ad. The photos were professional and presentation was good. But then I started to read the actual text and claims and I noticed an asterik next to the profits you will make with a World's Finest Chocolate Fundraiser. While the large headline says you will still make 50% profit the little asterik leads you to...

Golf Fundraiser Ideas to Give You Hope

Golf is one of those sports where it can be frustrating sometimes how little attention is paid to it. Big team sports like football and basketball get all the noise and commotion of pep rallies and cheerleaders; golfers are often on their own, or only within the context of a small team, and that can feel very lonely sometimes, especially when financial obligations need to be met. And golf is one of the most...

Using Golf Fundraising Events to Boost Income

Sports fundraisers are a great way to bring money in for any non-profit organization, and golf fundraising events are particularly fun if you think you can spark local interest, and you are planning on running your fundraiser when the weather tends to be nice. Golf fundraiser events do take a lot of hard work and planning, though, but if you play your cards right, you can bring in a very decent amount of money...

Hosting a Golf Fundraising Event

If your non-profit group needs a way to get a significant amount of money in all at once, one of the most efficient ways to do that is with a one or two-day event. Sports events are particularly popular these days, and if you are hosting your event in the spring or summer, you can do something a little unusual by making it a golf fundraising event. The great thing about golf is...

Using Pizza Cards for Bowling Fundraising

League bowling is not a cheap sport, and if you are part of a team, or helping to organize the league, then you know there are a lot of extra costs, as well. Uniforms are expensive, traveling isn't free, and there are fees and other costs to think about. A bowling fundraising activity can be a great way to start getting those fees and costs covered, but you need to be careful about...

Excellent Bowling Fundraiser Ideas

If you are trying to offset costs for your bowling team, a fundraiser is definitely one of the best ways to bring in that extra cash and get things paid for. But a fundraiser does take some effort and organization, and of course you'll need some great bowling fundraiser ideas to help you get started. Luckily, we can help you out in that department, as we have some of the best bowling fundraising ideas...

Put the Fun in Fundraising for Softball

More and more people are trying to incorporate sports into their lives as a way to keep active and fit, and softball is a great way to do that, especially if your free time happens to be evenings and weekends. But softball, just like any team sport, doesn't come for free - if you want to play, you have to pay. Aside from whatever team dues and league fees there might be, there...

Scratch Card Softball Fundraiser Ideas

If you are part of a softball team that is trying to get money in to cover new uniforms, upgraded equipment, or even just basic expenses, you have probably already come to the conclusion that a fundraiser is the way to go. Indeed, softball fundraisers are one of the most effective ways for softball teams to raise money, but of course you'll need some really great softball fundraising ideas to help you get started....

A Couple of Good Fundraising Ideas for Softball

Whether you are a seasoned veteran of softball fundraising, or this is your first time trying to raise money for your team, one thing is certain - you will need some great fundraising ideas for softball to help get you started. Most times when people do not have the success they hoped for with fundraising, it is not because of lack of enthusiasm or a poor effort on the part of the fundraising team...

Planning Out Great Fundraisers for Softball

Fundraisers for softball are becoming more and more of a necessity for today's teams and leagues, as the cost of playing softball rises every season, and teams have to find a way to meet those costs. If you have been put in charge of running your team's softball fundraiser but have little experience with raising money, it can seem like a very daunting prospect. But don't worry - even though there is some...

Scratch Cards Softball Tournament Fundraiser

Softball tournaments are great fun, and they help keep everybody active and participating in sports, but unfortunately it's not as easy as that. As with any sport these days, there are costs involved, and they're not cheap, either. Hiring umpires alone can be ridiculously expensive, as can renting venues, arranging team transport, and making sure there is ample equipment of the highest possible standard. Whether you are representing a team yourself, or...

Chocolate Bar Fundraising

Have you avoided holding a Chocolate Bar Fundraising campaign because you're not sure whether people will still purchase candy at higher prices? Please do not give up on candy fundraising yet. Chocolate fundraising is alive and well on two different fronts. The first thing keeping candy fundraisers going is the product manufacturered by Van Wyk Confections. They make the Original One Dollar Bar. As the name states, their candy bars still retail for a dollar. Yes the...

Fundraiser Chocolate Bars

Are you frustrated with Fundraiser Chocolate Bars? Do you feel like candy fundraising has seen its better day now that many of the options require a $2 retail price? Don't be frustrated. There are still some terrific fundraiser chocolate bars available and some of them still sell for $1. One candy fundraiser that has grown in popularity is our Original One Dollar Bar. It is one of the few fundraiser chocolate bars that you can still sell...

Fundraiser Candles

Have you considered holding a Candle Fundraiser? If you haven't researched candle fundraising let me give you some facts that will help you decide if a candle fundraiser is right for you or your group. Candle fundraisers are really good for any group. They are especially good for groups that sell to friends and family because most people burn candles from time to time in both their homes and offices. When you have a product used by...

Fundraising with Coffee

Quick. How many people do you know that drink coffee? How many people sit in line at Starbucks waiting for their favorite drink? Thanks why Fundraising with Coffee makes so much sense. But what is the best coffee fundraiser? That depends on your group and who you are selling to. We offer two different coffee fundraising programs. Here are the basic differences and benefits of each: 1. Coffee Brochure Fundraiser. This is the easy way to start fundraising...

Bowling Fundraising Ideas

Whether you are a bowling league organizer who is trying to cover costs, a team captain who wants everyone to have a uniform, or an individual player who needs a new ball or new shoes, at some point it will occur to you to come up with some bowling fundraising ideas. Fundraisers are a great way to offset the costs of participating in competitive sports, and with the right bowling fundraising ideas, you can really...

Bowling Tournament Fundraiser

For non-profit organizations, hosting an event where a lot of money is raised in a single day is a great way to bring awareness to the cause and get some much-needed financial support. Sports events are a fantastic idea to get a lot of people involved in something fun and exciting, and if you organize it the right way, something like a bowling tournament fundraiser can really be a great help for your cause....

Softball Team Fundraisers

You may dread the idea of softball team fundraisers, but unfortunately they are a fact of life for most teams these days. The costs of participating in a softball league go up every year, and that's not even including team-specific necessities like replacing broken equipment and updating those old, tired uniforms. Add in incidental costs like hiring umpires and traveling to and from games, and the necessity for softball fundraisers becomes all too clear. ...

Scratch Cards as a Softball Team Fundraiser

Looking for a great softball team fundraiser? You've come to the right place. You've probably discovered that there are plenty of baseball fundraisers out there, but specific softball fundraising ideas can be difficult to come by. You want something that reflects you and your team, and shows everyone what you're all about. Not only do we have a great softball team fundraiser, but it's one of our most profitable and easiest...

Fundraising Ideas for Softball Teams

All around the country, people are discovering what great fun it is to play softball. The benefits of being on a softball team are many - friendly competition, physical fitness, and working as part of a team. Part of that team feeling, however, involves being able to purchase the things the team needs - equipment, uniforms, and operating fees are all things many teams struggle to pay for. If this is the...

Hockey Fundraising for the Uninitiated

You knew the day would come eventually: your child's hockey team needs to run a fundraiser to make up for the inevitable gaps in the budget. Hockey is such an expensive sport to be involved in - with all the equipment, uniforms, skates, fees, and travel expenses, very few teams at all manage to get along without some kind of hockey fundraising. But if this is your first time being on the management end...

How to Run a Great Hockey Fundraiser

If you are involved with a small local hockey league, chances are there's not much going on in the way of sponsorship, and the players are probably expected to pay for most things out of pocket. This can get expensive quickly, especially considering how often equipment gets broken and needs to be replaced. If your team is running out of ideas for how to finance the continual costs of keeping the team afloat, having...

Hockey Fundraising Ideas

It's the moment every parent dreads: your child has come home wanting to join an activity that involves buying expensive equipment and paying lots of fees. Of course you want your kids to be able to follow their interests, especially if physical fitness is involved, but when your child wants to play a sport like hockey, that can really do some damage to your bank account. Skates alone cost a fortune, and kids'...

Organizing Hockey Fundraisers for the First Time

If your child plays hockey, you can rest assured that at some point the team will be involved in hockey fundraisers. It's an expensive sport to play, both for the teams, and for the individual members. You may even be asked at some point to organize one of the fundraising activities, and if this is the position you are in now, then it's time to get started, as soon as possible. So many...

Hockey Team Fundraising

When your children join a hockey team, all the parents end up in the same boat - having to foot the bill for equipment, uniforms, and fees. Often the financial burden is more than the team can support, and this is where hockey team fundraising really comes in handy. But if you are going to have a successful hockey fundraising effort, you need to get yourself organized first. Proper planning is...

Crazy for Cookies

Have you heard about Crazy for Cookies? If you haven't then we would like to introduce you to them. They are one of cookie dough fundraiser partners. Crazy for Cookies were instrumental in allowing us to offer cookie dough directly to your customer's house. So how does that work? Your cookie dough sale is the same it's always been. We will provide each member of your group a free brochure, order form and cash collection envelope. They...

Choosing a Hockey Team Fundraiser

If your hockey team is preparing for a tournament, trying to replace old equipment, or even just getting ready for the costs of starting the season up again, one of the most difficult things to deal with can be the financial burden. Hockey is one of the most expensive sports there is - even if you only consider safety gear, skates, and uniforms, that's already quite a bit of money each player has to...

Youth Hockey Fundraiser

Kids love to get involved with team sports, which is great because we always try to encourage any activity that builds physical fitness and fosters a spirit of teamwork. But when your child comes home and says they've decided they want to play hockey... it can make your heart sink a little if you're on a budget. As anyone with kids on a hockey team knows, this is not an inexpensive proposition. ...

Tennis Fundraising Ideas

Tennis may not get as much attention as other high school sports like football or basketball, but nonetheless it's an important sport, and a great way for kids to keep in shape, build self esteem, and learn the benefits of healthy competition. But playing tennis is not free, and it can seem more difficult to raise money for tennis players than for other sports. Tennis does not usually have the benefit of...

Preformed Cookie Dough Tennis Fundraisers

If the tennis team at your school is larger than most, that's generally a really good thing. To have so many kids interested in competition and physical fitness is a promising trend, and of course we all want to encourage it. However, there is a down side - a larger team means larger costs, and it's a lot more expensive to get everything a large team needs, especially where equipment and travel costs...

Choosing the Right Tennis Fundraiser

Choosing a tennis fundraiser can be a little bit complicated. A lot has to do with exactly how big the group is. If you have a large tennis team at your school, you may choose a completely different fundraiser than if you are trying to raise money for a small team, or even an individual player. Choosing the right tennis fundraising idea is important, as you want to make sure that you...

Annual Tennis Fundraising Plan

If your tennis team is in need of money, you could just go out and choose any fundraiser that looks good, and go with that. You might even make a decent amount of profit that way. But if you'd like to think of things in the longer term, like how you could set your team to make more and more money year after year, you'll want to look at tennis fundraising ideas that...

Best Mission Trip Fundraising Ideas

As you probably already know, church is not just about going to services on Sunday and being. A ministry is so much more than that, and when the spirit within the church can't be contained in those four walls anymore, it's time to start branching out in the world and spreading the news. Mission trips are so fulfilling for everyone involved, and can really help the church bond with people who need the...

Options for Mission Trip Fundraising

Mission trip fundraising is both fun and rewarding. The missionaries have their trip to look forward to, and this always turns them into an enthusiastic and determined fundraising team. Attitude is everything in fundraising, but it is also essential that you thoroughly research your options for mission trip fundraisers so that you choose an activity that suits your group well and maximizes income. No one wants to think they are wasting time...

Selling Candles as a Mission Trip Fundraiser

When you are planning a mission trip fundraiser, there is no greater theme for what you are doing than "Journey of Faith." This applies to the mission trip, of course, but also to the fundraising that comes before it, as you are putting your trust in God that all will go well for the trip preparations and that the mission trip will have all its financial needs covered. Your part in this is...

Planning Mission Trip Fundraisers

Mission trip fundraisers can be some of the most important fundraising that your church does. Mission trips are essential to helping the world and spreading the message of God, and with a group of enthusiastic missionaries on your side, you've already got a good head start into having a successful fundraiser. But there's more to it than that - if you've never done a fundraiser before, you might be surprised at how much planning...

Your Choices for Student Council Fundraising Ideas

Coming up with decent student council fundraising ideas is no easy task. For one thing, there are a lot of people to please, and not everyone will have the same idea of what would be fun or effecting. The second issue is getting your fundraiser off the ground and getting everyone working in the right direction. Student council fundraisers can be a school-wide affair, or it may just be a select fundraising...

Organizing Fundraisers for Mission Trips

If your church or organization is planning on having a fundraiser for a mission trip, you're probably already aware that this is one of the most important fundraisers you will ever have. Taking the work and word of Christ out to the word in the context of a mission trip is a rewarding and enriching experience for everyone involved, and you don't want to let something like a shortage of money get in the...

Successful Fundraising for Mission Trips

Churches are more than just a place to pray - they're springboards for spreading the word. Mission trips are one way that churches and other Christian organizations can help others and be examples for His glory, but the desire to go on a mission trip is not always enough to make it happen. Some churches are lucky enough to be able to fund mission trips on their own, but others have to find...

Making the Most of Student Council Fundraising

On the surface, student council fundraising may seem like a breeze. For one thing, you've got a great team of energetic, motivated students on your side. These are exactly the kind of people who know how to get things done, and who have the drive to do whatever it takes to succeed. After all, that's exactly why they got elected! They also hold a position of authority within the student body,...

Things to Consider for Mission Trip Fundraising Letters

Many times your church may run small mission trips that only need a moderate amount of funding. Perhaps that money can come from the congregation, either through small donations, or maybe a candy fundraiser. But when you're planning a more significant trip that will take a lot of funds, you may have to bring out the big fundraising guns in order to reach your target. Mission trip fundraising letters are a great way...

Writing a Mission Trip Fundraising Letter

If you are attempting to get some extra money together for your missionaries, there are lots of different ways you could go about it. Having an event at the church is one idea, and this can work well if you can count on decent attendance. There are also classic fundraisers like candy bars and cookie dough fundraisers, where you send your missionaries out into the community to raise money. But if you...

Brainstorming Fundraising Ideas for Mission Trips

Mission trips are rewarding, fun, and of course bring a tremendous amount to the communities they serve. But even if you are not going to a very distant destination, mission trips still cost money, and if there is not enough funding to cover the costs of travel, you may have to come up with some solutions of your own. Fundraising ideas for mission trips are not difficult to come up with, but the...

Missions Trip Fundraising Preparations

Missions trip fundraising is a complicated undertaking, even for small groups, and even if you're just planning the simplest of trips. The fact is, there are still travel expenses to arrange, and daily living costs to think about. Plus, the list of missionaries doesn't always stay constant - some people may have to drop out of the trip, while others may decide that they are able to go after all. In the...

Fundraising for Your Mission Trip

Fundraising for your mission trip may seem like an activity that would be full of anxiety and stress. After all, the success of your mission trip depends on being able to get where you're going, and to cover everyone's daily expenses while you're there. So you may feel like there's a lot of pressure on your shoulders when you're fundraising for a mission trip, and that can make you wonder why you signed up...

Fundraising Ideas for a Mission Trip

If you are looking for some fantastic fundraising ideas for a mission trip, you are probably feeling a little bit anxious about how things are going to play out. It's easy enough when there is enough money coming in from the congregation to cover all the costs of the trip, but these days that is very rarely the case, and with travel expenses being so ridiculously high these days, you may find that you...

Preparing for Student Council Fundraisers

In some ways, it can be the most stressful time of the entire school year - the time when you have to start thinking about student council fundraisers. Large groups like the student council are in a constant struggle to have enough money to get by, and where school budgets leave off, that's where fundraising has to pick up. If you are one of the people in charge of getting this gargantuan effort together,...

Making the Most of a Swim Fundraiser

Swimmers do not have the easiest job when it comes to funding for school sports. Swimming is not as high profile as football or basketball, and the swim team tends to be smaller, as well. Sometimes, it's even individual swimmers that need the financial help, and that can be even more of a challenge if you're trying to organize an effective swim fundraiser. But take heart; we have fundraisers that can work...

The Sky's the Limit with a Student Council Fundraiser

A student council fundraiser may seem like a great hassle, and of course it's not the easiest project in the world. There's certainly a lot of planning and organizing to do, not to mention going through the motions of the actual fundraising activity itself. But as fundraisers go, you really couldn't be in a better position - the student council is a central focus of the entire school. It is the school's...

The Challenges of Swimming Fundraising

Swimming fundraising can be an uphill battle sometimes. Aside from the fact that swimming does not get the same attention as football or basketball, swim teams are generally much smaller. In addition, many people may not understand what the point of swimming fundraising is, since it does not require "equipment" in the same way that other sports do. Nonetheless, it's fairly easy to get a swimming fundraiser off the ground, as long as...

Getting Your FBLA Fundraising Effort off the Ground

FBLA members are some of the most ambitious, energetic students in the whole school. They have goals they want to meet, and entrepreneurship runs in their blood. These are, after all, our Future Business Leaders of America, so what better group of people to organize a fundraising effort with? FBLA fundraising does not only have lots of built in advantages, it's a lot of fun and a great learning experience, too. FBLA...

Your Advantages with Orchestra Fundraising

Raising money for the school orchestra is an exhausting business. For one thing, the orchestra tends to be larger than other fine arts clubs in the school, so there are a lot of people to organize and pay for. Secondly, the money the orchestra needs is not small, especially if they travel for concerts or competitions. Many schools like to be able to provide extra instruments for students who want to play...

Successful Yearbook Fundraising Strategies

Producing your school's yearbook is a daunting task. There's a tremendous amount of information that needs assembling, editing, and layout, and it requires a lot of people and a lot of time. In addition to the human resources needed, printing up yearbooks isn't free - you need the right software, perhaps some professional assistants, and of course the whole thing will have to be sent off to be printed. The costs of the...

Cross Country Fundraiser Ideas

These days, there are so many distractions to keep kids inside, in front of the computer or the games console. When they show an interest in athletics and physical fitness, you want to do everything you can to encourage them. Cross country teams are a great thing for kids to get involved in, but of course tournaments and travel cost money, and naturally there are uniforms and shoes to think about, as well....

DECA Fundraising is a Great Experience for Everyone

Your local DECA chapter is just one of thousands of chapters around the world, and the organization provides a wealth of opportunities, activities, and fun events for these ambitious students to participate in. However, all these things cost money, of course, and DECA fundraising is a great way to make sure those costs are met. You have the additional advantage, of course, that the students you are working with have already stated their interest in...

Brainstorming FBLA Fundraising Ideas

Coming up with good FBLA fundraising ideas may seem like a difficult task. FBLA tends to be one of the smaller clubs in the school, and depending on what your exact expenses are, you may require a high per-person profit margin. But it isn't the end of the world to come up with a good fundraiser, and armed with the right information and an ambitious team of fundraising volunteers, you're bound to come...

Crazy About Cookies Fundraiser

Are you Crazy About Cookies? Well we have a Crazy About Cookies Fundraiser you will absolutely love. Actually we have two. Crazy About Cookies Home Delivery One of our two Crazy About Cookies cookie dough fundraisers offers home delivery directly to your customer. With the home delivery option you still offer all of the best flavors of cookie dough. But instead of delivering the actual tubs of cookie dough at the end of the sale you will instead...

Choosing the Right Orchestra Fundraiser

If you have a family member in the school orchestra, you've probably already come across fundraising at one time or another. There are plenty of orchestra fundraiser ideas to choose from, and as an orchestra supporter you've probably heard every idea in the book. Part of the skill involved in successful fundraising is being able to get the right orchestra fundraiser for both the students and their supporters. Kids have certain fundraisers...

Classic JROTC Fundraising Ideas

JROTC is a tradition in our schools, and throughout the country. JROTC programs build character, and turn out well-rounded and disciplined individuals. It's also true that JROTC can help students build a career and plan for their adult lives after they graduate. There are so many benefits to the program, it's hard to imagine our schools without it. Yet gaps in available funding have caused JROTC to suffer somewhat over the years....

Pre-Planning Yearbook Fundraisers

Putting together a yearbook is no small task. In fact, it can be one of the most time and effort consuming projects in the entire school. The students on the yearbook committee are hardworking individuals who devote their free time to making sure the yearbook looks great and gets out on time, but getting it all organized isn't free. The school itself is rarely able to cover the growing costs of putting...

Choosing an Appropriate Swimming Fundraiser

A swimming fundraiser is a very rewarding and enlightening experience, and in some ways can be a lot easier to manage than other fundraisers. The special thing about swimmers is that they are highly focused and dedicated athletes, and because their sport has elements of both teamwork and individual ambition, swimming tends to attract athletes who enjoy excelling on their own as well as working with a group to reach a common goal. ...

Two Types of Yearbook Fundraising Ideas

If you have had even a brief look at all the different types of yearbook fundraising ideas out there, it must seem confusing, especially if you've never had to organize a fundraiser before. In order to simplify things, it's helpful to understand that product fundraisers can be broken down into two basic types, and understanding how each of these types works is the key to knowing what kind of yearbook fundraising ideas will work...

Swim Team Fundraising Made Easy

It's likely that if you are in charge of this year's swim team fundraising effort, you might be feeling a little bit nervous about how it's all going to turn out. After all, the pressure is on you to get it right, isn't it? Really though, running a fundraiser is not all that difficult, and in fact your anxiety about it is probably more difficult to handle than the fundraiser itself. Swim...

Keep the Team Going with Swimming Fundraisers

It's important to encourage kids who take an interest in sports, and swimming is one of the best and most effective ways to keep fit. Swimming is also a great sport for social conditioning, because it teaches the value of independent effort to work toward a team accomplishment. But the problem is that school swimming teams across the country need to rely on swimming fundraisers in order to help meet costs when the...

Choosing a Fun and Popular Swim Team Fundraiser

Swim team fundraisers can be done in a variety of ways. You don't always have to do the same thing every time. You may have been involved in previous fundraisers where the kids took brochures home and around the neighborhood, selling their wares to all kinds of people from all walks of life. That works great if you're doing a swim fundraiser in the general community, but if you're planning on...

Stay Positive for Your FBLA Fundraiser

Let's face it: FBLA is usually not the biggest club in the school, and in fact it tends to be one of the smallest, as it attracts only the brightest and most ambitious people from the student body. FBLA is also not the most high profile of clubs. While sports like football and basketball have no problem getting all the attention, FBLA does not have the benefit of pep rallies or cheerleaders. So...

Making Your Yearbook Fundraiser Easy

It can be very stressful to think about everything you have to do, if this is your first time with the job of organizing a yearbook fundraiser. You may be overwhelmed by the sheer volume of fundraising ideas out there, when all you really want is for someone to point you in the right direction with an easy yearbook fundraiser you can use to reach your monetary goals. While there is a little...

Competitive and Fun DECA Fundraising Ideas

DECA members are always up for a challenge, and with people so ambitious and driven, a bit of friendly competition is the thing that often gets them motivated the fastest. This is good news if you are in the position of organizing a DECA fundraiser. Coming up with DECA fundraising ideas is ofter the hardest part of getting the fundraiser off the ground, but since there are so many good fundraising activities available,...

Using Discount Cards as DECA Fundraisers

DECA fundraisers are some of the most interesting and enjoyable fundraisers to be a part of. These students are naturally ambitious, and interested in marketing and business, which makes them perfect when you need a team of fundraising salesmen to go out and get the job done. DECA chapters tend to run on the small side, and there are certain fundraisers that are particularly appropriate for smaller groups with big goals. Discount cards...

The Importance of Drama Club Fundraising

The drama club is one of the most misunderstood clubs in school. On the surface, it looks to outsiders like there's not much to it, but if you're in the club yourself, you know that a tremendous amount of time and effort goes into costumes, sets, makeup, and getting prepared for performances. And of course, all of these things cost money - lots of money. Ticket prices are usually low enough to...

Easy and Fun JROTC Fundraisers

JROTC is important to so many students who are looking to get a head start on their careers, or who are simply dedicated to the self-discipline it takes to train in a military context. JROTC builds strength and character, and can be a fantastic way for students to get themselves headed in the right direction. Still, these programs do not run for free, and the school district does not always have the money...

Swim Team Fundraisers Can Be Fun

A lot of times, the word "fundraiser" fills people with dread. They imagine a lot of stress and headaches, the chaos of a group of people who all have differing opinions, and general mayhem. But just because past fundraisers you've been involved with have been like that, doesn't mean all of them have to be. If you are a veteran of swim team fundraisers, for example, you may have experienced in the past...

The Challenges of Cross Country Fundraising

Cross country is an important sport, but like any physical activity, there are some costs involved. Cross country runners tend to be in it for the competition, but competitions involves travel, and traveling involves money. Aside from travel expenses, there are often entry fees as well, and of course you need to keep the runners in uniforms and maybe even shoes. Cross country fundraising is a great way to see that these...

Staying on Track with a DECA Fundraiser

In some ways, a DECA fundraiser is one of the easiest types of school fundraisers to run. For one thing, the fundraising team you have on your side is generally made up of the club members, who by definition have a natural interest in marketing, business, and sales. This means that they are already ambitious go-getters who have what it takes to get the job done, and it's unlikely that they'll need much...

Symphony Orchestra Fundraiser Events

Symphony orchestras are no strangers to fundraising, that's for certain. Orchestras ofter struggle to get the funding they need from the local budget, and most orchestras turn to fundraising at one point or another during the performance season. If you are trying to raise money for a symphony orchestra, an event is an obvious choice. Of course you want to make use of your available resources, and showing off what the orchestra...

Get the Ball Rolling with Spanish Club Fundraising

Learning languages is not the priority it once was for most schools. The budgets for language departments are not even close to what they were in decades past. Nowadays, things like the Spanish club have to come up with their own ideas for funding, to make up for where school budgets lack. Language clubs are quite competitive, and many times the students will need to travel out of town or even out of...

Fundraising Ideas for Student Council

If this is your first time organizing a fundraiser for the student council, it can be an overwhelming prospect, and you may be wondering where to start. You're going to have to come up with some great fundraising ideas for student council if you want to meet the groups monetary goals and prove that you can run a successful fundraiser. Student council, like so many other school groups these days, relies heavily on...

Organizing Orchestra Fundraisers

Having kids in the orchestra is great fun, both for them and for you. Children and teens who participate in music programs learn a lot about self-discipline, confidence, and teamwork, and you get to enjoy the results of them honing their musical skills. But, of course, when schools start initiating budget cuts, which they always do, music and arts programs are always the first to get the ax. This can be very disappointing...

Fun and Easy Spanish Club Fundraisers

If you have been put in charge of coming up with Spanish club fundraisers, you may be wondering when you're going to find the time to do all the work. Certainly you've been involved with other fundraisers in the past, and have experienced just how much time and effort goes into successful fundraising. But Spanish club fundraisers don't have to take up all your time, honestly - we have some great fundraising ideas...

Brainstorming Swim Team Fundraising Ideas

Being on the swim team is one of the best sports a young person can get involved in. You really can't beat swimming for overall fitness, and swimming competitively combines all the best aspects of teamwork paired with personal achievement. But the swim team is not always the most visible of sports - swimmers may not get as much attention as, say, football or basketball players. People don't always see what the issue...

Smart Ways to Choose Orchestra Fundraising Ideas

Coming up with good orchestra fundraising ideas is no mean feat. Sure, you could just pick whichever fundraiser looks good on the surface and go with that, but chances are you want your fundraiser to go well, which means you need to put a little more thought into it than that. There is a system to choosing a good orchestra fundraising idea, and if you follow the formula, you're much more likely to...

Having a Meeting for Spanish Club Fundraising Ideas

Lots of different school groups do fundraising for day-to-day expenses. Athletes have uniforms to buy, for example. But with something like the Spanish club, fundraising tends to be focused on raising money for trips - trips to competitions, or perhaps even a club cultural trip at the end of the year. For many students, competing and traveling are some of the most enjoyable aspects of being in the Spanish club, but with budget...

Getting Excited about Your Rugby Fundraiser

People who play rugby are there to have fun and enjoy the sport, but they're also very much in it to win it. Rugby players are dedicated athletes who know what it means to give it their all. When financial need strikes, it may be necessary to host a rugby fundraiser to get the team back on track. After all, uniforms and safety equipment cost money, and traveling for away games isn't free,...

Your First Gymnastics Fundraising Effort

If your child is involved with gymnastics, or if you are coaching a children's gymnastic team, there may be a time when you have to host a fundraiser in order to get the money the team needs for travel, competing, or perhaps just upgrading old equipment. A lot of people don't realize just how much money goes into training young gymnasts, but gymnastics fundraising can help raise the funds you need to keep the...

The Added Benefits of JROTC Fundraising

When it comes time to start thinking about JROTC fundraising, obviously your top concern is profit. You want to make as much money for the corps as you possibly can, so that they can continue their work helping young men and women reach their goals. But a lot of times, the necessity of money can cast some anxiety over the fundraising process, and pretty soon it becomes all about how much cash is...

Surefire Senior Class Fundraising Ideas

The senior class fundraiser may be one of the last fundraisers that these students do in high school, if not the absolute last. You want them to do well with their fundraiser, because you want them to have everything they need for their final year at school. In other words, you're going to need some great senior class fundraising ideas to get the ball rolling, so that they can have the best possible senior...

How to Have a Fun Gymnastics Fundraiser

Sure, fundraising is about making money, there's no doubt about that. But when young kids are involved, you don't want them to get bogged down with financial information they likely won't really understand, anyway. Mostly, you want them to go out and have fun, and come back with a positive idea about what a gymnastics fundraiser is like. There are a few ways you can do this, and if you stick to a...

JROTC Fundraisers that Work Well for Small Groups

Some schools have a lot of people involved in the JROTC program, and that's fantastic, but there are quality JROTC corps on all ends of the spectrum. If you have a smaller group, it doesn't change their need for funding, and that means the need for JROTC fundraisers is still there, as well. But what are your chances of making sufficient money from a fundraiser if you only have a small fundraising team?...

Gymnastics Fundraisers that Work for both Kids and Adults

Gymnastics fundraisers can be confusing, especially if this is your first time organizing. Here you have a group of child athletes, determined to do well, but not necessarily ready to absorb everything that fundraising entails. On the other side, you have the parents, who are likely to be helping their children through the process, even as far as going out fundraising with them. This can create some conflicts for gymnastics fundraisers. ...

Using Cards as Senior Class Fundraisers

Card-based fundraisers can work well for all kinds of groups, but they seem to be particularly well suited for senior class fundraisers. Your seniors need all the money they can get for all the activities and events that will occur in their final year of high school, and card fundraisers can be just the thing to get them to those goals. We have several card fundraisers to choose from; any one of them...

Learning about Different Gymnastics Fundraising Ideas

If you are involved with a gymnastics squad that is facing some financial trouble, or even if you're doing okay but would like to raise some money for a trip to a competition, a gymnastics fundraiser can be the answer to your prayers. One of the big keys to having a successful fundraising experience is coming up with some great gymnastics fundraising ideas, but that can often be easier said than done. If...

Don't Get Lazy about Your Senior Class Fundraiser

We've all heard about it, and many of us have experienced it: senioritis. The seniors are eager to move on to their news lives after high school, and even the teachers can get caught up in the energy and momentum. But to gloss over senior year would be a big mistake, as arguably it's the most important time of a student's high school career. The senior class needs money for all kinds...

Fraternity Fundraising Requires Proper Motivation

Being a part of a fraternity means a lot of things. It means upholding longstanding traditions, representing your chapter in the best way possible, and of course doing everything you can to make sure that the fraternity thrives. Unfortunately, running a chapter can be quite expensive, and if you are planning on doing any group activities, traveling, or other events, the costs can add up pretty quickly. You would think this need...

Classic Fraternity Fundraising Ideas

We all know that if there's one thing that unites fraternities, it's the sense of tradition. These are institutions that have been around a long time, many generations in some cases, and there's a lot of pressure to keep the traditions strong. But chapter management is fraught with expenses, and keeping your fraternity above water is not always easy. If you are looking for some great fraternity fundraising ideas, you can choose...

Doing an Independent Skating Fundraiser

Skating is a demanding sport, both on the athlete, and on the pocketbook. Young skaters train incredibly hard to reach their goals, and it is heartbreaking when their dreams are threatened by lack of money to support them in their endeavors. If you have a skater in your family who is really going places, it can be scary to think about how much this will end up costing you, and how much trouble you'll...

Get Excited about Gymnastics Fundraising

Gymnastics is a fantastic sport for young children to get into. It helps them work both individually and within a team, while promoting physical fitness, flexibility, and developing excellent coordination and motor skills. Anything that gets kids away from the TV and the computer is a godsend, so if they show an interest in gymnastics, obviously you want to encourage that as much as you can. But then the fees start creeping in....

Running an Environmentally-Conscious YMCA Fundraiser

The YMCA has a lot of responsibilities as an organization dedicated to helping people. The policy of the YMCA is that they never turn away anyone, regardless of ability to pay, and this generosity and commitment to helping has a lot of financial responsibilities associated with it. YMCA chapters do rely a lot on fundraisers to help with money concerns, but it can be difficult to drum up enthusiasm for the same old...

The Basics of Marching Band Fundraising

Marching band fundraising may not be brain surgery, but that doesn't mean you can just jump into it blindly and expect to get a good result. Marching bands tend to be huge, and organizing a group of people that big is no mean feat. So that means that in order to have a successful marching band fundraising experience, you'll need to start early and get yourself organized, so that you can feel confident...

A Classic Marching Band Fundraiser

Marching band is one of those things that has been around forever. And for as long as it has been there, so has the annual marching band fundraiser. These two things really go hand in hand, and that's why it makes perfect sense to many longstanding marching bands to do a more classic, traditional marching band fundraiser that is tried and tested, and proven to work. I'm sure you can remember back...

The Challenges of a Kindergarten Fundraiser

People think that kindergarten is simple, that there's not much to it. They see it as a time when kids do a lot of playing, and not much else. But for those who are involved with the kindergarten classroom everyday, you know that's just not true. Kindergarten is an incredibly enriching experience for young children, a time when they learn so many new things, make new friends, and prepare for the world...

Selecting Good Rotary Fundraisers

Rotarians are forever getting involved in humanitarian projects and charity work. In fact, it's pretty much what they do - helping make life better for everyone they come into contact with. It's important work, and that's why it's also important that for your latest project, you choose Rotary fundraisers that reflect your commitment to what you're doing, and that will help you get to your goals in the most efficient way possible. ...

Event-Based Rotary Fundraising Ideas

Rotary fundraisers are a longstanding tradition, and there have been some truly amazing efforts in the past. Rotary fundraisers are always run to a high standard, and that means the pressure is on you as a potential organizer to do the best you possibly can with your fundraiser, and to bring in the most money your fundraiser can make. Events can be fantastic rotary fundraising ideas, and you can choose any kind of...

The Pressures of a Lions Club Fundraiser

For organizing your first Lions Club fundraiser, there's a lot of pressure on you. Sure, there will be older, more experienced people there to help you out and guide you if need be, but you're still the main organizer, and you are probably acutely aware that the chief responsibility falls on your shoulders. This can be a lot to deal with for a first timer, especially if the stakes are high, and you...

Have a YMCA Fundraising Open House

YMCA fundraising is both a joy and a struggle. On the one hand, it's no trouble at all to make people understand the benefits of having the YMCA center in the community. People know the YMCA, the know what the YMCA does, and it's an organization they feel they can put their trust in. On the other hand, the fact that it is so well-established can also work against you. The...

Effective Marching Band Fundraisers

Choosing the right marching band fundraisers can be difficult. There is the size of the band to think about, how much you can expect them to stay organized, and how well you think they'll cope with things like taking orders and collecting money. You also want to consider your target market, your supporters, and what sorts of products you think people will like to buy. It's a lot of variables to juggle,...

Finding the Perfect Gymnastics Fundraiser

If you are in charge of a gymnastics team or a private studio that is in need of a funding boost, hosting a gymnastics fundraisers is one of the best ideas out there, and it sure beats stressing out and panicking about where the necessary money is going to come from. However, there's a little more to the process than just deciding that a fundraiser needs to happen - you have to make it...

Gymnastics Fundraisers Can Be Fun

If you are in the process of getting your gymnastics team's fundraiser organized, you might be worried about how well the kids will take to it. After all, in order for this to work and be a success, you have to have them on board, as they are an integral part of the entire process. With younger children, there's the additional concern that they may not really understand what gymnastics fundraisers are all...

Ideas for Lions Club Fundraisers

Lions Club fundraisers are typically well-organized, well-planned affairs, and if it is now your turn to run one yourself, the pressure is on to get it right. But a fundraiser is not just about hard work, it's about the reward of knowing that you're taking positive steps in the right direction for a good cause. And with Lions Club fundraisers, you have the name and reputation of the organization on your side. Everything...

Projects for Homeschool Fundraising

Homeschooling is on the rise, and is becoming more and more popular everyday. A lot of parents who want to homeschool do not want to let something like money stand in the way of providing their children with this type of education, and that is understandable, but the fact remains that homeschooling can get expensive quickly. Things that would normally be provided for the kids at a public school become your personal responsibility,...

Choosing a Good Lacrosse Fundraiser

Lacrosse has always been the underdog of sports, but in recent years it has been gaining more and more popularity. It's great to encourage students who want to take up lacrosse as a sport, as it's a great way to keep fit, and helps foster the spirit of teamwork within the context of friendly competition. However, having a player on the lacrosse team can be an expensive venture. There's a breathtaking amount of...

Two Excellent Fraternity Fundraiser Ideas

When you first arrived at college, you probably anticipated all the fun you would have with your fraternity. You heard stories about how great it is, and you were looking forward to getting started. What you were probably not prepared for, however, was all the money it takes to organize activities and events for an entire fraternity chapter. These things certainly don't pay for themselves, so if your chapter is finding itself...

A Talent Show as a Rotary Fundraiser

Rotarians are known for their humanitarian efforts, and in fact philanthropy is what Rotary clubs are all about. But it takes a lot of organization and creativity to keep your Rotary fundraising efforts fresh and new, and it's not always easy to think of good ideas for your next Rotary fundraiser. Hosting a local talent show is a great way not only to draw attention and raise awareness for the cause you are...

Success with Small-Scale Rotary Fundraising

Oftentimes Rotary fundraising is a large affair, with huge fundraising teams or even multiple teams banding together for a single cause. But that's not always the case. Sometimes you'll need to run a small fundraiser, perhaps just to support a single individual or fund a particular activity. In this case, you'll need a Rotary fundraising idea that works well for small groups. If you're used to more large-scale fundraising, figuring out...

Essential Steps for Homeschool Fundraisers

The idea of running homeschool fundraisers can be daunting if you've never had to do it before. Sure, you were involved in fundraisers when you were in school yourself, but that was years ago, and you weren't the one who had to organize everything! So if you're scared that homeschool fundraisers will get the best of you, don't worry. The important thing is that you are taking positive steps to rectify your...

Thinking about a Homeschool Fundraiser?

If your homeschool is in need of a financial boost, it's likely that you are looking for a solution that can help get you back on the right track again. Running a homeschool is a strain on any family, but having to shoulder the responsibility for money issues is an added burden you'll want to get taken care of as soon as you can. If you are thinking about a homeschool fundraiser, you're definitely...

Approaching Kindergarten Fundraising in the Right Way

Kindergarten is one of the most memorable and important years in a young child's education. It's a year full of fun and excitement, of trying new things and making new friends. But in order for your child's kindergarten year to be everything it can be, of course the kindergarten class needs access to a constant flow of money. Art supplies, toys, classroom consumables, and even playground equipment need upgrading and replacing on...

Keeping it Simple with a Scratch Cards Fraternity Fundraiser

A fraternity fundraiser can be fun, and it's certainly a great bonding exercise for your chapter, but there are also a lot of hassles associated with a product based fundraiser. First there's the ordering phase, where you have to go around and collect orders and money from your supporters. Then, once the product is delivered to you, you have to make sure everyone gets what they ordered. It can be a pain...

Frozen Cookie Dough Fraternity Fundraisers

One of the things that many fraternities worry about with fraternity fundraisers is having to put money down up front. If you have a small chapter or your group is in a financial bind, spending a lot of money on ordering fundraising products might seem risky, or like it doesn't make the best business sense. There are plenty of catalogue-based pre sale fraternity fundraisers out there that take care of this problem, and frozen...

Gymnastics Fundraising Ideas for All Kinds of Gymnasts

Gymnastics is a popular sport that many young people want to get involved in. And who can blame them - it's fun, it builds fitness, and it helps teach teamwork in conjunction with self-discipline. But as with many sports, there are all sorts of costs involved with gymnastics. Aside from the maintenance costs of the studio, competitions involve entry fees and travel expenses. These things add up quickly, but with the...

Smart and Simple Marching Band Fundraising Ideas

Marching bands vary greatly from school to school. Some bands are of a modest size, whereas others are absolutely huge. Either way, if your band runs into financial issues and the school is not in a position to help you to the extent you need, you'll have to do something to help yourselves. A fundraiser is always a good idea in these situations, as you can start to regain control and do...

Organizing a Cookie Fundraiser

So it's your turn to be in charge of organizing this year's fundraising effort, and everyone around you is shouting that they want to sell cookies this time. It makes perfect sense, too - cookies are forever popular, they never go out of style, and they're the perfect treat for all age groups. But if you want to have a cookie fundraiser that will help you reach your monetary goals and keep your...

Why a Candle Fundraiser Makes Sense

With all the wildly popular fundraisers out there like chocolate and snacks, you may wonder why you would even consider something like candles for your fundraising team. The truth is, a candle fundraiser can be just as successful as any food-based fundraiser, and it may work better for some teams that are concerned about the implications of selling sugary or fat-filled snacks. So many people are living a cleaner, healthier lifestyle, and are concerned...

Thinking about Running a Magazine Fundraiser?

If it's time for your group to start getting some supplementary income, a magazine fundraiser can be a great place to start. You already know how popular magazines are, both with individuals and with offices of all kinds. But from the other perspective, how can you know if a magazine fundraiser is the right way for you to raise money for your cause? The good news is that pretty much any group can...

A Lollipop Fundraiser Couldn't Be Easier

There's a certain subset of the fundraising community - people who require low-level fundraisers that will net them a certain amount in a short time. This could include class groups, youth fundraising teams, sports teams, or people who are trying to raise some extra money for a charity run or walk. If you want a simple, direct-sale fundraiser that can help you boost your profits, a lollipop fundraiser can be a fantastic way to...

Candle Fundraising Simply Works Well

Candle fundraising can be a great alternative to snack-based fundraising products. A lot of people feel uncomfortable with selling things like chocolate or fundraising cookie dough, just because of health concerns, but none of that is a problem with candles. We have beautiful and inspirational candle fundraising ideas that can suit just about every group, and whether you're doing this fundraiser for your church, your school, or any other type of cause,...

Which Groups Do Well with Cookie Dough Fundraising?

There are hundreds of different fundraisers out there these days, and with all the different information floating around about which fundraisers are best for which kinds of groups, it can be confusing to know what you should do, and which fundraising ideas you should consider seriously. Cookie dough fundraising is one of the most popular ways out there to raise money, and with good reason - there's hardly anyone who doesn't love freshly baked cookies....

Fundraising with Cookie Dough

If you're considering doing some fundraising, cookie dough can be a great place to start. There are so many tasty and interesting cookie dough fundraisers out there, you're bound to find one that's right for you and your group. Unlike many other types of fundraising, cookie dough comes with some options - there are several different types of fundraisers out there. Choosing the right one for you is just a matter of...

Magazine Fundraising Could Be Your Magic Ticket

Magazine fundraising has been around almost as long as the modern fundraising itself. Magazines seem like such an obvious choice. After all, how many homes or offices can you think of that don't have a single magazine subscription? Even in this increasingly digital age, there are new magazines coming out all the time, because people just can't seem to get enough. This is great news for you if you're thinking about...

What You Need to Start a Cookie Dough Fundraiser

If you are thinking about running a cookie dough fundraiser for your school group, church, or sports team, you've come to the right place. We have a variety of cookie dough fundraiser ideas, ranging from mixes all the way up to pre-formed cookies that you just pop on a baking sheet. Choosing the right fundraiser is important, but even more essential to your fundraising effort is knowing what you need to get started....

Cookie Dough Fundraisers: Great for All Ages

Cookie dough fundraisers seem really great for school kids, youth groups, youth sports teams, and any other fundraising situation where kids are involved. And it's certainly true - kids love cookies, and youth fundraising teams tend to do well with the right cookie dough fundraising idea. But people forget that cookies are not just for kids. After all, it's generally the parents who make the cookies, and they love to eat them,...

New School Fundraising Ideas

I would imagine that, if you really sat down and thought about it, you would be hard pressed to find any youth group, of any kind, that does not participate in some kind of fundraising program. From school fundraisers to sports team fundraisers to church fundraisers, it seems like every kid is out trying to sell something. Typically that something will be a something that falls into the category of traditional...

Fast Fundraising for Sports

You are involved with a sports team or sports program and you need to make some money to pay for equipment or a sports camp or coaching. What is the first thought that comes to your mind? I need some fast fundraising for sports! I have never met a sports team that was not in a rush to raise money. That?s why Easy Fundraising Ideas offers many fundraising products that...

Your Own Beautiful Flower Fundraiser

You may have seen a flower fundraiser at a school or church, and wondered how difficult it would be to host your own. Although flower bulbs are gorgeous, delicate, and downright exotic, it doesn't take a lot to run a flower fundraiser of your own, just like the ones you've seen elsewhere. In fact, we have a great selection of flower bulbs organized into one of our most popular fundraisers, and with our help...

Fundraising Candles Can Be the Answer

If you are looking for a fundraiser that can get your group to their financial goals, you might have already thought about candy bars, magazines, or any number of other classic fundraising ideas. But have you considered doing something involving fundraising candles? On the surface, it might not seem like the most obvious choice, but think about it - how popular are candles? Pretty much every home and office out there has...

Flower Fundraising Done Right

If you are planning on doing some flower fundraising for your church, school group, or sports team, you have chosen a very popular fundraising idea that will be sure to get a lot of attention. Flowers are easy to sell not only because they are beautiful, but because they appeal to modern mindsets regarding green living and an eco-friendly existence. No matter what size your group or what your financial goals are, you...

Organizing Flower Bulb Fundraising

Organization is one of the most important parts of any fundraising experience, and yet it's the one people most often brush over or avoid entirely. Skimping on your fundraiser preparation can end up making more work for you in the end, especially when orders start coming in and you have no idea how much more you need to do, or even how much money you need to make. Flower bulbs are such a...

Classic Cookie Dough Fundraiser Ideas

If you are looking for fundraisers that will get your group to its monetary target, it's tempting to consider all the new and different ideas that fundraising companies are coming up with. But if you just want an idea that will work well every time, a olkd fashioned cookie dough fundraiser can be the perfect way to meet all your requirements at one time. Cookie dough is one of the most tried and tested...

Why Do a Lollipops Fundraiser?

If you've been sizing up fundraising ideas, you may not have put lollipops at the top of your list. But why not? Lollipops are not just for kids (though they do work well with school groups, as well!), and with the right lollipops fundraiser, you can raise the money you need for those projects that just need a little financial help. It's also a great idea to use lollipops to help supplement...

Fun with a Cookies Fundraiser

If you are involved children's group of some sort, whether it be an elementary school, sports team, or church youth group, at some point you will probably have the need to run a fundraiser to help out with expenses. New supplies and equipment, travel expenses, or even just incidental expenses cannot always be easily met, but a fundraiser can be the answer to closing those gaps. For kids, you want to do something that...

Can Fundraising Lollipops Help You?

If you are looking for ways to boost your fundraising profits, lollipops may have been an idea that has come up as a possibility. And it really is a great idea to consider fundraising lollipops - they're easy to distribute, your supporters will love them, and best of all, even on a minimum of just one case, you'll get free shipping and profits of up to 50%. There really isn't a simpler way...

Having Success with a School Magazine Fundraiser

If your school group is looking for a fun and easy way to make some extra money for expenses, equipment, or travel costs, a school magazine fundraiser is certainly an effective way to go. Even in this age of digital information, the popularity of magazines hasn't diminished, and in fact it's difficult to think of an office or home that doesn't have at least one subscription. People enjoy the experience of reading a magazine,...

Recycled Pencils Called Smencils

The truth of the matter is that there are very few really fun and unique fundraising ideas. As the owner of a very busy online fundraising company we hear from companies in all sorts of industries that feel like they have the next best thing in fundraising. The problem usually begins and ends with the discussions of profits and saleability. Most products simply do not offer enough profit for a fundraising group. So many times...

Smencils: A Great Daycare Fundraising Idea

People always think that it is only elementary school aged and older children and those participating in sports leagues who do fundraisers. But there is another huge group of kids that need to raise money that tends to be overlooked and that is kids who attend daycares or preschools. This demographic has been searching for new fundraising ideas and this article will list some of the best daycare fundraisers to come out in a...

Auntie Anne's Pretzel Fundraising

The wonderful thing about having an Auntie Anne's pretzel fundraiser is that you will make 50% profit on each sale. It does not matter if you sell one case or 100 cases. You will sell the kits for $16.00 and you will only be paying $8.00 for each kit. You can either make your Auntie Anne's fundraiser a direct sale or pre-sell fundraiser. Your customers can choose from either pretzel or...

Are Calendar Fundraisers Things of the Past

A group called us the other day and wanted information on the best middle school fundraisers. They did not want to spend anything to get started so we went over the main brochure fundraisers including a calendar fundraiser. We have booked a ton of groups that chose to sell calendars this season so we were surprised when the customer said she couldn't imagine selling calendars. We asked for her thoughts since we always want to...

Calendar Fundraisers Work Best in the Fall

If you are looking for a fall fundraiser you should consider selling calendars. Calendar fundraising has been very successful but of course it works best in the late fall when people are considering replacing their soon to be out of date calendars. Obviously most people are not thinking about purchasing a new calendar a month or two into the new year. That's why you see all of the calendar retailers pop up in your local...

Why Try a Flower Bulb Fundraiser?

There are probably as many different types of fundraisers out there as there are groups who are trying to raise money. There is certainly no shortage of fundraisers to choose from, and with sure-fire winners like chocolate bars, you may wonder why anyone ever chooses anything else. But honestly, chocolate is not always the best choice, especially considering how health-conscious people are these days, and how many parents are cutting down their children's...

Is a Magazines Fundraiser Right for You?

Your group needs money, that much is clear. You've crunched the numbers again and again and you just can't seem to make ends meet. So you need to run a fundraiser to help boost your income into a reasonable range again. This is where we come in, providing you with a range of great fundraising ideas that can help you reach your financial goals. You may have looked at our magazines...

Kids Learn a Lot from Fundraising with Flowers

Children generally start their first fundraising campaign when they are in elementary school, though some may encounter fundraising as early as preschool. This is a very delicate time, as the experiences they have with these first fundraisers will set the tone for all future fundraising activities, all through high school and even college. If you want them to start down that road on a positive note, fundraising with flowers can be a great way...

So Many Choices with Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraising

Of course you already know that frozen cookie dough fundraising is one of the all-time most popular types of fundraising out there. It's a classic idea, but it just keeps being adapted for a modern context, and these days there are so many types of cookie dough fundraisers, choosing one might be the most difficult part of your fundraising experience. Whether you are a big group or a small group, or have a modest or...

Getting Started with a Soy Candle Fundraiser

So many people these days are looking to do a soy candle fundraiser, and it's easy to see why, too. Soy candles fit right in with an eco-friendly outlook, and they're still as fragrant, beautiful, and long-lasting as ever. A soy candle fundraiser can help fill in all your fundraising blanks, and can help you get to your financial goals in record time. If you want the best quality soy candles out there,...

Fundraisers with Candles Are Fun and Easy

If you are looking for easy and interesting fundraisers, candles must certainly be on your short list of ideas you're considering. So many people love to burn candles in their home or office, to give the room a pleasing fragrance. We offer a variety fundraisers featuring beautiful, long-lasting candles that your supporters will love. Which candles fundraiser you choose is up to you, based on which one you think would work best...

Classic Cookie Fundraiser

Some fundraising companies want you to believe that you need the newest and most innovative fundraising ideas in order to have a successful fundraiser. Anyone who has recently done a classic fundraiser will tell you that this is simply not true. Some of the best fundraisers are the older ideas that are tried and tested - the ones that are still around because the products never go out of style. A classic cookie fundraiser...

Magazines Fundraising Made Easy

If you are thinking about what kind of fundraising ideas to consider for your school group, charity, or church group, it may be difficult to think of something that will cover all your bases. You want something that will appeal to young people, while not leaving adults out of the picture. You also have to take into account that your supporters may have a wide variety of lifestyles and tastes. The great...

Vintage Portrait Photography Fundraisers

What better way to savor a moment than by taking a picture? Many organizations today, such as schools, churches and sports leagues are all trying to find ways to raise money. By doing a portrait fundraiser the organization has the ability to raise money as well as have a lasting memory. Although selling fundraising candy and cookie dough fundraisers are always great ways to raise money, many organizations are looking for...

Photo Fundraisers

Photography fundraisers are an interesting way to raise money for schools while at the same not appearing to he holding a fundraiser. We have three kids. Although 2 are much older than the youngest the process is the same as always. We get a notice from the school that photo day is coming. We are given a date and a time and a dress code. Attached to the note is an order form. The photography...

Gourmet Cookie Dough Fundraising that Everyone Will Love

Getting everyone on your fundraising team to agree on an idea isn't always easy. This is particularly true if you're working with a mixed group of children, parents, and organizers. Everyone has their own opinions about the best way to proceed, and if some of the organizers have done other successful fundraisers in the past, they can be very insistent about having their way. If you want to step forward with an...

Classic Cookie Fundraising Simply Works

There are so many different kinds of fundraisers out there these days, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed with all the choices. There's also the issue that if you're working with a group of people and some of them have been involved in fundraiser organization before, a lot of opinions and advice will be floating around. So how do you make a decision with all this information? You can either spend weeks...

Lollipops Fundraisers Are Not Just for Kids

Thinking about lollipops fundraisers probably conjures up visions of little kids running around selling lollipops, probably with other kids as their target market. While it's certainly true that children love candy, lollipops fundraisers can absolutely work well for adults, too. Lots of charities, sports teams, and even church groups use lollipops as a way to make a specific amount of money, especially when the amount needed is moderate, or the lollipops will be...

Beautiful Flower Fundraisers for Your Charity

Flower fundraisers are one of the best ways to raise money for your charity. Not only do flowers fit right in with our cultural move toward a greener lifestyle, but flowers symbolize many of the the things that are at the heart so many charities - renewed life, growth, and natural beauty. Flower fundraisers are also a good way to raise awareness for your charity, as people will remember your organization every time they...

Is Cookies Fundraising Right for Your Group?

Choosing a fundraiser can be a tricky task. If your group is in need of raising money, you want to make sure that your effort is being spent wisely, and that you don't waste time and money changing back and forth between fundraisers that don't really work that well or don't get you to your goals. Cookies fundraising is one of the most tried and tested ideas out there, but can it really...

Have You Considered a Gourmet Lollipop Fundraiser?

Lollipops are probably not the first thing you thought of when you thought of a fundraiser to raise a little extra money. There are certainly other fundraisers that are more common. But considering a gourmet lollipop fundraiser may be the smartest idea ever, especially if you're using your fundraiser to help boost your other fundraising profits, or you're trying to raise money for a charity or as an individual. There are so many situations...

Dealing with Candle Fundraiser Forms

If you have decided to do a candle fundraiser, you were probably drawn to it for quite a few reasons. First of all, of course the products are beautiful, and they'll be very popular among your supporters. There's also the benefit that these are pre-sale fundraisers, so you don't have to put any money down upfront. The one thing you might be concerned about, however, is dealing with the candle fundraiser forms,...

Fundraising with Candles is Interesting and Profitable

Looking for a great fundraiser that won't bore you to death? Tired of all the sweet snacks, ready for something different? Fundraising with candles is the perfect alternative for groups who want a beautiful, interesting, and eco-friendly fundraiser for their group. Our fundraising candles are fragrant, attractively packaged, and will be extremely popular with your supporters. Getting the fundraiser started is easier that you think - it just takes a quick...

Are Fundraising Flowers Right for You?

It can be a hassle to try to decide what kind of fundraiser your group should do. A lot of groups are shying away from snack-based fundraisers like chocolate, just because they want to do something a little healthier, something more in tune with a healthy lifestyle. Given how open people are these days to an earth-friendly lifestyle, fundraising flowers have seen a huge comeback in popularity. Perhaps in the past, flower bulbs...

School Magazine Fundraisers

School magazine fundraisers are a great all-round idea for any school group that needs extra money, from the smallest clubs right on up to the entire student body. If you're looking for a simple idea that doesn't take a lot of explanation, magazines are perfect. If you're looking to avoid the hassle of lots of products coming in on delivery day, magazines will help you get around that. If you're concerned about...

QSP Magazine Fundraiser

If you're looking for something similar to a QSP magazine fundraiser to help your group raise money, you might have been put off by all the hassle of having to sign up online and run your fundraising account through their site. This can be confusing if you didn't want to do your fundraising online. You just want a simple magazine fundraiser to do the old-fashioned way, without any unnecessary complications or extra steps. ...

The Benefits of a Gourmet Cookie Dough Fundraiser

If you're looking at cookie dough fundraising ideas, it may seem like there are too many out there for you to make a reasonably well-informed decision. While it can be difficult to look through each fundraiser and work out the pros and cons for yourself, you can certainly seek out expert advice, and for the best of all worlds with cookie fundraising, there is one idea that stands out above the rest: a gourmet...

The Best Way to Do Flower Bulb Fundraisers

If you are a first time fundraising organizer, flower bulb fundraisers are a great way to introduce yourself to the world of raising money for your group. Flower bulb fundraisers not only offer a beautiful and culturally relevant product, they're also easy to coordinate and simple to keep track of. If you want a straightforward plan for running your fundraiser in the most effective way possible, you can get started right now and be...

Soy Candle Fundraising for Enjoyment and Profit

Soy candle fundraising is one of the most popular types of fundraising out there right now. So many groups are looking for eco-friendly fundraisers to help them support their cause, and soy candles are the perfect way to run both a green fundraiser and a popular one at the same time. Our beautiful, fragrant soy candles are always a hit both in homes and offices - people simply love these wonderful scents. ...

How Does a Magazine Subscription Fundraiser Work?

Most people have seen a magazine subscription fundraiser before on a few occasions, and some have even been involved in one. But if you're new to the world of organizing fundraisers, it's possible you just don't know how a magazine fundraiser would even work. It may seem complicated, with all the different types of magazines that are offered, but the fundraiser itself is so easy to do, it can work fantastically well for...

Is a Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraiser Feasible?

Historically, frozen cookie dough fundraisers have been a staple of the fundraising world. Cookie dough sells well, and people love freshly baked cookies, but with costs and therefore prices rising, we saw a drop-off in cookie dough sales. The problem was that people were happy to pay $10 for a tub of cookie dough, but balked at any amount higher than that. Luckily, we are once again able to offer our frozen cookie...

Magazine Fundraisers Are Still Relevant

Magazine fundraisers may seem like the oldest fundraising trick in the book. You were doing this fundraiser back when you were a kid in school, and the same old fundraiser is still around now. But before you dismiss this classic fundraiser as boring or old-fashioned, think about why magazine fundraisers are still around. It's because magazines have never waned in popularity, and no matter where you go, pretty much every office and home...

Lollipop Fundraisers Can Boost Your Profits

Sometimes when you are fundraising, it can be an uphill battle. You feel like no matter what you do, you're just not getting to your goal fast enough, and you'd like to see some better profit and sales numbers. It may be time to bring in a supplementary fundraiser, just to boost those profits a little and give your fundraising some momentum again. We have lots of ideas for secondary fundraisers you can...

Lollipop Fundraising Ideas

Lollipops are great for fundraising because there are so many different ways you can make them work for you. Sometimes, though, you come up with the thought of ordering a case or two of lollipops, but you haven't really thought out any good lollipop fundraising ideas to go along with your enthusiasm. It's not difficult to figure out how to use your lollipops to raise your profits, and with the right idea you can...

A Magazine Subscriptions Fundraiser Simply Works

So many groups out there are trying too hard to make their fundraising efforts unusual or different in some way. While it's fun to change things up a little from time to time, in the end you want to give your supporters the things they want to buy, and many times that means sticking to the tried and tested fundraising ideas that people really respond to. A magazine subscriptions fundraiser may not jump...

Finding Good Cookie Dough Fundraising Companies

If you're in the midst of organizing your group's fundraiser, choosing a fundraising idea is difficult, but it's only the first hurdle. So many groups choose cookie dough fundraisers, and with good reason - cookie dough never goes out of style, and you can make great profits from a fundraiser that gives people freshly baked cookies. But once you've decided on selling cookies, the next job is to find some good cookie dough fundraising...

Have Great Success with Fundraiser Candles

Fundraiser candles are beautiful, they're substantial, and when you hold one in your hand, there's no doubt about the quality. But what worries some fundraising teams about a product so heavy is the shipping costs. Some groups may even try to avoid candle fundraisers for that very reason - because they don't think they will be able to swing the shipping. But with our candle fundraising ideas, we have made the shipping deals...

What Are the Choices for Lollipop Fundraising?

Lollipop Fundraising: you probably think it sounds like something for little kids, a fundraiser that would only be appropriate for a preschool. And while kids do love lollipops, guess what? So does everyone else! Lollipop fundraising can be a great way to supplement income for sports teams, church groups, school groups, charities, and just about anyone else who wants to give their profits a boost. A lollipop fundraiser is a great...

Why Hershey Fundraisers?

There are plenty of great candy and snack-based fundraisers out there, but if you're going to narrow it down to one brand in particular, there's a lot to be said for choosing Hershey fundraisers. For one thing, Hershey is a brand that people know and recognize, and therefore you don't have to do a lot of explaining about the product or what it is. Secondly, people love chocolate, and we have all their...

A Guide to Hershey Fundraising

You may think that Hershey fundraising is some of the most automatic and easy fundraising out there, and that's certainly true. But so many fundraising teams don't take full advantage of all the ways they can use Hershey fundraising to their advantage, and that results in lower sales and profits than what they could have if they just had some better marketing ideas. You're lucky to have chosen a product that practically sells itself,...

The Benefits of a Carousel Lollipop Fundraiser

If you're looking for a way to run a great fundraiser featuring lollipops, a Carousel lollipop fundraiser is probably your best bet. It makes sense for all kinds of groups at all selling levels, because there's a minimum purchase of just a single case. You don't have to worry about having a lot of extra lollipops - just buy exactly how many cases you think you'll realistically sell. A Carousel lollipop fundraiser is always...

How to Get Lollipops for Fundraising

You've probably seen it before in the context of charity sports events or other fundraising projects: people carrying around lollipops for fundraising. It's a smart idea, too - lollipops can be a great way to boost your fundraising profits, and add that little something extra to your effort. Getting fundraising lollipops is pretty easy, and the great thing about it is that you can know from the beginning exactly what you're getting into. ...

Why Try Flowers for Fundraising?

If you are looking for fresh or innovative fundraising ideas, flowers may seem old-fashioned by comparison. But when you think about it, in many ways flowers are fairly cutting-edge right now. As our culture moves toward a more earth-friendly existence, more and more people are turning to planting as a way to help our planet out. When you try flowers for fundraising, it's very likely that you will find your supporters love the products you...

Hockey Fundraising - 5 Steps to a Successful Fund Raiser

Fund raising is often the only way for some school sports programs to continue. If your school needs to do some fund raising there are some specific steps that you can follow to make sure the process is a success. Here are some simple but important steps to ensure your fund raising success: Step 1: Plan - Every successful fund raiser needs a plan to follow. It's important to have a start and end date. You...

Easy Fundraising Ideas for Kids that Adults Will Love, Too

It's not terribly difficult coming up with easy fundraising ideas for kids. After all, people by their nature love to help children out, especially when fundraising teaches them so many of the lessons they'll need to learn for later in life. The trick, of course, is finding easy fundraising ideas for kids that won't drive the parents crazy. If you've already done the same fundraiser over and over too many times, maybe...

Easy Quick Fundraising Ideas for Those Short on Time

Not everyone can take extra time off to run a fundraiser. You have a full-time job and a life at home, as well, and although you need to raise money to reach your group's goals, it'll have to be via something that doesn't take up a ton of extra time. You don't want to be spending your weekends in fundraising meetings or dealing with complicated order forms and money coming in for orders....

Fast and Easy Fundraising Ideas for Any Occasion

Some groups are lucky to have someone whose only job is to sort out the various fundraising efforts. Having a dedicated fundraising manager is a luxury for most groups, though, and if you're like almost everyone else, you're doing this on a volunteer basis in your free time. Therefore, it's important to you that you come up with some fast and easy fundraising ideas to get the ball rolling, as you probably don't...

Fun Fundraising Ideas for Kids to Try

Fundraising on its own is hard enough. There's your supporters to think of, your product to sell, your monetary targets to meet, and of course your fundraising team to manage. What makes the equation so much more complicated is when your fundraising team is made up mostly of children. Kids don't usually have much experience with fundraising, and because they can't fully grasp the financial implications of the things they want to...

Coming Up with Fundraising Ideas for Breast Cancer

Breast cancer affects families from all walks of life, all over the country. Chances are you have someone in your family, or know someone, who has suffered from breast cancer. While treatments are constantly improving, the need for research is always there, and that means the need for fundraising is always there. Coming up with fundraising ideas for breast cancer isn't difficult, but you do need to take into consideration your specific...

Powerful Fundraising Ideas for Cancer Research

It can be a surprisingly difficult task to come up with new and interesting fundraising ideas for cancer research. It seems like every cancer fundraiser in the world has been done already, a million times. Nevertheless, this should not stop you from trying whichever ideas appeal to you most, even if you already feel that they've been overdone. Remember that people are interested in giving money to cancer research no matter what,...

High School Fundraising Ideas for Dance Teams

Dance team is one of the most expensive sports out there. The uniforms alone are ridiculous, especially since you have to have them custom-made for each dancer, and often they have several different uniforms for different situations. Add in travel expenses, music, and any equipment they might need, and the prices stack up pretty quickly. Coming up with fundraising ideas for dance teams is pretty much essential if you want your dance...

The Way to Go - Go Green Fundraising

You see it everywhere you go. Everyone is getting more and more "green" conscious. So why not let your next fundraiser show just how "green" conscious you and your group are. The Go Green Fundraiser offers a wide array of earth friendly items, including healthy foods and organic products. One of the more popular items is the trees that come shipped in a plastic tube. The trees are ready to plant in the...

Crazy About Cookies Cookie Dough Fundraisers

Crazy About Cookies Cookie Dough Fundraisers are a great way to maximize an organization’s profits. How? By offering more affordable cookie dough that tastes great! Tubs of Crazy About Cookies fundraising cookie dough sell for only $10. Think about it. Would your customer rather spend $10 on a tub of cookie dough or $16 for one of the overpriced national brand names? I think the answer is more obvious these days than ever before. People want...

Fundraising Candy Sales

One of the most popular types of fundraisers are candy sales. Candy fundraisers are direct sales which mean they should be be quick and easy. Each person selling for you gets a case or a few carriers of of candy bars to sell. Depending on your group size you could make 50% of the total sales or more in profit. Candy fundraisers are particularly popular with youth sports organizations. Some leagues even...

What is a cookie dough fundraiser?

A cookie dough fundraiser the same as all order taker fundraisers. Each member of your grouo gets a brochure, an order form and are sent out to get orders for cookie dough. There are quite a few choices of cookie dough fundraisers. The best selling right now is for selling $10 tubs of cookie dough. You can also choose dough in pre-sliced pieces to simplify the baking process. Finally you can also choose...

Meals on Wheels Fundraisers Mean More These Days

You may never give your next meal a second thought. But that is not true for many senior citizens. One of the most rewarding things you might do this fall is to get your group together and hold a Meals on Wheels fundraiser to raise money to donate to Meals on Wheels. Meals on Wheels delivers meals to senior citizens who are unable to provide adequate meals for themselves. The problem is larger than most...

Historical Perspective on Fundraising

I suppose the first known fundraising was reported in the Bible. Biblically, fundraising was called tithing and it was the way that priests, synagogues and churches were able to operate without having other secular sources of income. Tithing is still the main fundraising tool for church groups as far as operational expenses are concerned. Most people feel the Bible calls them to give ten percent of their income back. Some...

Best Candy Fundraiser For High School

High School Groups tend to be one of the hardest groups of people to pull together for a fundraiser. In most cases direct sell fundraisers, like candy, work the best. Most High School kids are walking around with a buck or two in their pockets. And show me one teenage kid that doesn?t have some form of a sweet tooth. The best seller for this group has been Hershey's fundraising candy and Shockwave Lollipops. ...

Fast Pass Fundraising

Fundraising does not have to be a long drawn on process. In fact we are doing our best to expedite the entire process from start to finish. We call our new system Fast Pass Fundraising. So what is Fast Pass Fundraising? It starts at the very earliest stages of identifying the best fundraising ideas. Most groups appoint one person as a point person to look for the best fundraisers for their particular group. These days that person...

Fast Pass Fundraising at Easy Fundraising Ideas

Fast Pass Fundraising should mean exactly that. And the best place to be fast tracked through your fundraising process is here at Easy Fundraising Ideas! We were the first company that provided a secure online way to start your fundraiser. Nearly 10 years ago we created a system where you could submit your information online to start any of our no upfront cost fundraisers such as cookie dough fundraising or flower bulb fundraising. If you gave us...

Choosing Cookie Dough Fundraising Companies

There are lots of cookie dough fundraising companies that provide products for fundraising groups. So which one should you use and how did Easy Fundraising Ideas decide which cookie dough fundraising companies to partner with? Great questions. First let me offer some suggestions on how you should pick a cookie dough fundraising company: 1. Use a company offered through a reputable distributor like Easy Fundraising Ideas. The sad truth is that there are a lot of fundraising companies...

Candy Fundraising is a Great Way to Raise Money

Candy fundraising is incredibly popular with sports groups, school, and church groups for a good reason. Fundraising candy is very easy to sell. Candy fundraisers are great, but remember that it sells for a relatively low price. That means you need to do your homework to choose the best candy fundraising ideas to insure you make the most money possible. You want to not only purchase your candy for a good price but you also...

How Cookie Dough Fundraising Works

The first step in starting your cookie dough fundraiser is to request Cookie Dough Fundraising Brochures from us. We will send them out within 1 or 2 business days and so you can start your fundraiser and start taking orders. After you have finished your cookie dough fundraising drive, simply place your order. You can tally up your own orders and call us with your bulk order or use our Fast Track Fundraising...

Ready to Hold a School Fundraiser

We help more schools throughout the country with school fundraising ideas. We would like to help your group as well. We offer all of the most proven fundraising ideas like cookie dough fundraisers, candy fundraisers and more. But more importantly is the time and care we offer each school that comes to us. Here are just a few of the comments we've received from schools: "Yes! We received our cookie order forms and well on our way...

Making Fundraising Fast and Easy

Fundraising has become a way of life for nearly every school in America. The same can be said for just about any other organizations that need to bring in extra money. There are lots of things that just cost money. Whether your group needs additional funds for special trips, to pay for equipment or to help where budgets fall short, Easy Fundraising Ideas has just the solution for you. We offer more tried and proven...

Fundraising with Gourmet Cookie Dough

If you're looking for a good all-around fundraiser to help your group toward its monetary goals, choosing gourmet cookie dough is a great way to make sure that everyone involved enjoys the fundraising and puts forth their best effort. Cookie dough is not a new fundraiser, that's true, but the reason it's still around after all these years is because gourmet cookie dough fundraisers work well time after time. This is a product...

Weighing Up Cookie Dough Fundraising Companies

If you've been looking on the internet, searching the cookie dough fundraising companies to help you with your next fundraiser, you probably already discovered that there are more companies out there than you can count. So how do you choose? Obviously you want to go with a company who has the kind of fundraisers you want. We have a wide range of cookie dough fundraisers that will help you reach all your financial goals, and...

Cookie Fundraising for Fun and Profit

If you are looking for a fundraiser that will be both effective and fun for your group, cookie fundraising is one of the most enjoyable and lucrative ideas out there. Sure, it's true that cookie dough fundraising has been around for years, but that doesn't mean that it's old or out of style. In fact, the reason cookie dough fundraisers are still around is because they're still as popular as ever. After all, who doesn't...

Using Cookie Dough Sales for Fundraising

Coming up with the right product for your fundraiser can be the trickiest part of fundraising. There are so many different types of fundraising products out there, it's difficult to know on first sight which ones will be appropriate for your group and its financial goals. Luckily, there are some classic fundraisers out there that work well for a variety of groups, no matter how many people you have on your fundraising team or what...

Organizing a Classic Cookie Dough Fundraiser

When people are trying to come up with effective fundraising ideas, often there is a push to try to think of the most innovative or new ideas, especially amongst new organizers who think they want to reinvent the game. But if you've done fundraising for any amount of time, you already know that sometimes the best ideas are the classic ones - the ideas that have stood the test of time. A classic cookie...

Gourmet Cookie Dough Fundraising Can Help You

Groups around the country are struggling to make ends meet, and if you are online searching for fundraising ideas, chances are you're in the same predicament. If you have been brainstorming fundraiser ideas, no doubt at some point gourmet cookie dough fundraising has come up in the conversation. If you have any previous experience at all with fundraising, you know that cookie dough fundraisers are done quite frequently, but you also know how successful they...

Staying Motivated about a Fundraiser with Cookies Dough

Fundraising of any kind can be trying at the best of times. Even if you've done this a million times before, there's always a certain amount of stress when it comes to keeping your fundraiser organized and running smoothly. If you have chosen a cookies dough fundraiser, however, you have already given yourself a great head start, as you have a product that pretty much sells itself, and it's very likely that your fundraising team...

Success with Fundraising Cookies

If you have been looking online for fundraising cookies, chances are you have a school group, church group, sports team, or other organization looking for financial help and a means by which to increase revenue. For most groups these days, staying afloat is difficult, but you can certainly read your goals by doing a tried and tested fundraiser that you know has a proven track record of success. The great thing about fundraising...

Working with a Cookie Fundraiser Company

Fundraising can be the most important part of your group's financial year, as it is the time when you get together all the money you need for the things you need to do, and the things you want to do. For most groups, fundraising is what keeps everything running smoothly, and for some it's what makes the existence of the group possible at all. Cookie fundraising is usually a great choice for most groups,...

Your Options for a Cookie Fundraising Company

So you're looking for a cookie fundraising company, and you've been searching high and low for the best companies that can assist you in your upcoming fundraising effort. In that case, you certainly have learned that there are more than a few companies out there who do cookie dough fundraising, and it can be difficult to decide among them. The most obvious thing is to choose the company who has the best cookie...

Chippery Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraisers

When Easy Fundraising Ideas started in the fundraising industry we started offering Chippery Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraisers. We had a lot of success offering the brand and were very satisfied with all aspects of the company. In fact back then they produced their cookie dough fundraising products in Austin, Texas which is a few hours drive from our office. A few years ago after being purchased by the Otis Spunkmeyer cookie dough fundraising company The...

Otis Spunkmeyer Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraisers

Easy Fundraising Ideas helps more than 5,000 groups with their fundraisers every single year. Lots of people come to us and wonder why we don't offer Otis Spunkmeyer Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraisers. More than 10 years ago we offered quite a few different cookie dough lines including Chippery Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraisers. As it turned out Otis Spunkmeyer purchased Chippery Cookie Dough a few years ago and decided they were not going to sell through...

Fundraising with Frozen Dough Cookies

Is there any smell more enticing than the aroma of freshly baked cookies? Frozen dough cookies allow you to store tubs of dough in your freezer, ready for thawing whenever you want those freshly baked cookies, and people really love the convenience of frozen dough cookies. This means that if you are organizing a fundraiser, a cookie dough fundraising idea is obviously a sound choice to make. Sure, cookie dough fundraisers have been...

Options for a Cookie Dough Fundraiser Program

Fundraising is a way of life for most groups, and cookie dough is one of the most popular fundraisers out there. If you've already had a look online for a cookie dough fundraiser program, you've probably discovered that there are quite a few to choose from. We have a wide selection of fundraising ideas that will help you get to the goals you have set for your group, but choosing the right cookie...

Yankee Candle Fundraising

Easy Fundraising Ideas helps thousands of groups every year with candle fundraisers. We are occasionally asked about Yankee Candle Fundraisers. Unfortunately we do not offer Yankee fundraising candles but we do believe that we have better candle fundraising ideas that you should consider for a few reasons. Our candles are manufactured in the USA. But unlike Yankee Candle Fundraising programs we offer 50% profit on every candle you sell. We also have a program that provides...

Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraisers that Work

If you are in charge of organizing your group's fundraiser, obviously profit is your chief concern. You have probably considered frozen cookie dough fundraisers, but you may have wondered if that sort of fundraising idea will work for a group of your size. The truth is, cookie dough is such a long-standing fundraising idea, such a tried and tested fundraiser, there are very few groups out there who don't have success with it. ...

Fundraising with Blue Ribbon Cookie Dough

Blue Ribbon cookie dough has long been respected as one of the finest names in cookie dough fundraising ideas, and fundraising with Blue Ribbon cookie dough can help you and your group reach your financial goals in a short space of time. Easy Fundraising Ideas used to carry Blue Ribbon cookie dough fundraisers. But we stopped offering those products a couple of years ago. Cookie dough fundraising in general has long been a favorite for...

Simple Cookie Dough Fundraisers to Try

If you have watched others organize fundraisers in the past, you may wonder how they keep everything straight. It seems like a lot of work - keeping the troops motivated, handling the money, collecting the orders, and of course the chaos of delivery day. So if it's your turn to be the leader in this fundraising effort, you might be wondering how you're going to deal with it all. The good news...

Taking Advantage of Cookie Dough for Fundraiser Fun

If you have been considering cookie dough for fundraiser projects, most likely you are on the right track for fundraising success. Cookie dough is one of the older, classic fundraisers, but the reason it still works for so many different kinds of groups is because there are cookie dough fundraisers for every budget, and options for every time of fundraising team. Often, groups need to look no further than cookie dough for fundraiser success, and...

Fundraising with Tubs of Cookie Dough

There's nothing quite as enticing as tubs of cookie dough, just waiting to be spooned out onto a baking sheet and popped into the oven. People certainly love the convenience and cost-effectiveness of making their own cookies whenever they want to, and this is one of the main reasons why tubs of cookie dough have remained one of the most popular fundraising ideas through the years. You might wonder if lately, considering the nation's...

Having a Great Fundraiser with Cookie Dough Frozen Tubs

There are so many different types of fundraisers out there these days, it can be difficult to know where to start looking for good ideas. If you are the organizer of this year's fundraising effort for your group, all the pressure is on you not only to choose the right product, but to have the sort of successful fundraiser that people will be talking about as an example for years to come. While...

Organizing a Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraiser in Canada

If you are looking for information on how to organize a frozen cookie dough fundraiser in Canada, you've come to the right place. Cookie dough is still very much one of the top choices for groups who want surefire fundraising success, and a frozen cookie dough fundraiser in Canada can be your fast road to your group's financial goals. If you don't have a large fundraising budget to work with, don't worry -...

Facts to Know About Fundraising with Candles

If you are thinking about running a fundraiser for your local school, office, church group, or sports team, why not try fundraising with candles? The first thing to note about candle fundraising is that there are plenty of candles to choose from. We have two different packages to suit your needs, and both provide a wide assortment of colored and scented candles. With this kind of selection, there is likely something that will appeal...

Affordable School Fundraising Ideas

When you are planning a fundraiser for your local school, it is not always possible to splash out on expensive events such as carnivals. After all, isn?t the whole point of a fundraiser to make money, not to spend it? The school probably has enough financial problems in the current economy, so it is very unlikely that they will be able to put a lot of money towards your school fundraising ideas. Fortunately there are...

Planning a School Fundraiser

Hosting a school fundraiser can be daunting work. It requires a lot of organization and time to pull off a truly successful event. Providing everything goes well, though, and you are able to reach your financial target, the payoff will be well worth your efforts. The first thing to consider about planning a school fundraiser is how much money you have to fund it in the first place. If your budget is only $50, you...

Fundraising Success with Freezer Cookie Dough

Organizing your first fundraiser can be a difficult task, not so much in terms of actually doing it, but in getting over your fear of what will happen if it all goes wrong or if you don't do as well as you hoped. Sure, you participated in plenty of fundraisers when you were a kid, but organizing a fundraising effort is a whole different ballgame, where you're in charge of the entire fundraising team....

Getting Children Involved with Elementary School Fundraising

If you are thinking about raising some money for your elementary school, you may decide to plan some sort of elementary school fundraising event. Whether you are a teacher at the school, or the principal, or possibly even a parent who just wants to get involved and support a good cause, elementary school fundraising is a great way to earn some money to help the school in a short amount of time. It is also...

Developing Your School Fundraising Idea

Hosting a school fundraiser can be a great way to earn extra money for your school. Whether you?re aiming to earn funds to cover travel expenses for the next big school trip, or you?re simply in need of some extra school supplies, holding a school fundraiser is a fast and efficient way of achieving this, and can be managed on any kind of budget. However, before you begin you?ll want to come up with...

Sponsored School Fundraising Events

Holding school fundraising events is a great way to get the students involved in a good cause that will truly benefit your school by bringing in some extra money. You could decide to hold a fundraising event once a year, or even once every semester. There really is no limit, as long as you plan something that is fun and original that the students will want to get involved with. If you do things right,...

Getting Children Involved with Elementary School Fundraising

If you are thinking about raising some money for your elementary school, you may decide to plan some sort of elementary school fundraising event. Whether you are a teacher at the school, or the principal, or possibly even a parent who just wants to get involved and support a good cause, elementary school fundraising is a great way to earn some money to help the school in a short amount of time. It is also...

How to Raise Money with School Fundraising Products

When your school is in need of some extra funding to help in the upgrading of school equipment or books, you may find that holding a school fundraiser is the best way to go. The school’s budget probably doesn’t allow for hiring out huge events like carnivals and fairground rides, so you may need a cheaper alternative to make sure you bring in the maximum profits to your school. One of solutions you could consider...

How to Have the Best School Fundraisers

When most people think about school fundraisers, they usually imagine a bake sale or selling chocolate in boxes to their friends and family. And there is good reason for this. The truth is, the resources that are needed to pull off the best school fundraisers haven’t changed over the years. Something that isn’t broken surely doesn’t need fixing, as the saying goes. It comes down to a bit of hard work and plenty of good...

Fun High School Fundraising Ideas

Let's say that your school is in need of some new band equipment, or some new books for the library, or possibly even some new gym equipment. Your school may have trouble finding the kind of money you need in its annual budget, and so it may fall to you to find the money yourself. The solution, though, is simple: run a school fundraiser. There are so many high school fundraising ideas that you could...

Affordable High School Fundraisers

When you are thinking about raising money for your school, it's likely you will decide to plan a high school fundraiser at some point. High school fundraisers are a great way to make money for your department, especially when you are in need of some extra books or equipment that the school can?t afford. If you do it correctly, you won?t have to spend too much money either. There wouldn?t be much point in planning...

Things to Consider about High School Fundraising

Whenever you want to raise money for your high school, high school fundraising may be the perfect way to get students and teachers involved in a good cause. You may have planned everything out in your head already, or you may need a few ideas before you can get started. Either way, it is important to plan out every aspect of your school fundraiser before getting started. This will ensure that everything goes without a...

Thinking About High School Sports Fundraising

If your school is a bit tight on funding, and simply can’t afford the improvements that it needs right now, you may have thought about holding a school fundraiser that will get everybody involved in a good cause. School fundraisers are great for many reasons, not least because they encourage students to work together and raise money for their school, meaning that your school’s upgrades will be able to be paid for sooner. At this...

The Best Time to Hold a Middle School Fundraiser

Holding a middle school fundraiser can be a great way to show support for your school. If the school?s funds are a little low and you need to raise money for some new school equipment or books, then hosting some kind of fundraising effort is a fun way to earn money while having your middle school students get involved in a positive cause. But before you get started in planning out your middle school fundraiser,...

Themed Ideas for School Fundraisers

Sometimes original ideas for school fundraisers are hard to come by. Sure, you could go along with a regular bake sale or lemonade stall, but wouldn?t it be so much better to do something more fun and exciting? After all, it is the students who will be taking part, rallying together and earning money for your school. It is definitely worth organizing something fun for them to enjoy so that they hardly even notice they?re...

Thinking About Private School Fundraising

Private school fundraising is a great way to get the students at your school involved in a good cause, and at the same time raise money which can go toward upgrades for the school or could simply go as a donation to a local charity. Getting the students involved in private school fundraising will give them the opportunity to work together as a unit and support their school, and the support and attention your private...

Creative School Fundraising Ideas to Try Out

If you have been tasked with organizing a school fundraiser, you may be wondering about the best idea that will make your school fundraiser a real success - an idea that will be remembered fondly by all of the current students at your school, and be talked about by faculty members and students for years down the line. As the organizer of this school fundraising event, you may be worried that this kind of achievement...

Holding Your First Schools Fundraiser

The idea of holding your first schools fundraiser can be rather daunting. Whether you?re a faculty member at an elementary school, middle school, or high school, it makes no difference in the fears and concerns you may have when planning out your a fundraiser for the first time. But with some careful consideration of the steps required to pull off this kind of an event, you will be ensuring that you pull off a successful...

Holding Successful School Fundraisers

Sometimes it can a very stressful job to arrange successful school fundraisers, especially when you may be unclear about how to plan such an effort. You’ll need to go through budgeting issues, print out flyers and signs to put up around your school, get other teachers and students on board to rally together and promote the fundraiser, and you’ll also need to find products to sell for your fundraiser that will ultimately bring in the...

The Best Value Candle Fundraisers

So many groups these days are going with candle fundraisers for their annual fundraising idea. You can get candle fundraisers with pretty much any fundraising company, but you have to be careful about things like profit margins and shipping charges. We have two great candle fundraising ideas that can work for teams of different sizes, and for all kinds of groups with all kinds of different goals. With the right idea, you...

ABC Fundraising Ideas 101

If this is the first time you are in charge of fundraising then you should learn the ABC's of fundraising ideas. So consider this article ABC Fundraising Ideas 101: A. The first thing to do before even beginning the process is to determine if your group members are motivated to do a fundraiser in the first place. Many groups fail long before they get started because their group doesn't really feel like doing the work necessary to...

Don't Be Afraid of Candles Fundraising

Organizing a fundraiser can be complicated at the best of times, but the stress is easily multiplied when it is your first time to be in charge of the fundraising effort. Although there is no way of getting around the fact that fundraising can be hard work, there are many things you can do to help lighten the load and make your job a little bit easier. Choosing candles fundraising is one way to simplify...

Having Fun with a Fundraising Candle Idea

When you talk to past organizers about how their fundraisers have gone, in general you tend to hear stories about how stressful it all is, and how complicated it can get if you don't keep on top of everything you're doing. While it's certainly true that fundraising can get a bit hectic at times, you can make life a lot easier for yourself by choosing a fundraising candle idea over other types of fundraisers. With...

Product Fundraisers for Schools

So you’ve decided that the best way to bring some extra funding to your school is by planning and overseeing a school fundraiser. That’s great. But how do you know which kind of fundraisers for schools will be the best choice to bring in all of your the money required to reach your financial goals? And how do you know that the students will enjoy your event and want to spread the word about it...

Organizing a PTA Fundraiser for Maximum Success

When organizing a PTA fundraiser, you want to make sure that your fundraising idea is pulled off for maximum success, that it will bring in the most amount of funding to your school, and that everyone involved will have a fun and exciting time doing it. Of course, this is easier said than done, and you will need to plan out each stage of your PTA fundraiser carefully in order to achieve the best possible...

Holding a Sponsored Fundraiser for Schools

Sometimes the school just doesn’t have enough money in its annual budget to pay for upgrades like school gym equipment and new library books. You would be surprised at how quickly the school’s budget gets eaten up by things like general maintenance, that there just isn’t enough to cater for every school department’s needs. You may have decided that the best way to bring some extra money to your school is by holding a school...

High School Fundraising Event Ideas that Work

When you want to hold a high school fundraiser in an effort to bring in some extra money for your school, you need to make sure that every aspect of your plan runs without a hitch. You need to consider everything from the budget, to the timing of the fundraiser, to how many helpers you have to aid you in carrying out your efforts. But perhaps the most important thing you need to consider is...

Why School Spirit Fundraisers Are the Best

If your school is a little tight on its budget this year and can?t afford things like new books for the school library, or new desks for the classrooms, or equipment for the school gymnasium, you may decide to hold school spirit fundraisers to bring everyone at your school together in the name of a good cause. It seems like schools nowadays are always in need of improvements like these, and so any extra money...

How to Order Cookie Dough for Fundraisers

If your group is already on a tight budget and it's time to do your next fundraiser, you may be nervous about how much money you'll have to pull out of your pocket to fund the next fundraising venture. Cookie dough probably sounds like a great idea for fundraising, and it certainly has brought success to a lot of groups over a great many years, but if you're dreading asking how many cases you'll...

Booster Club Start Up Includes Fundraising

There is one thing that is universal for all teams and clubs around the world: they always need something else. Maybe a professional baseball team needs a new pitcher, maybe a choir group needs new dresses, or maybe a peewee football team needs new pads. Whatever it is, teams always need something. That is why booster clubs were created. These organizations are designed to make sure that their team has what they need. That's why...

Unique Fundraising Ideas - Are There Any? We've helped with people fundraisers for more than 10 years now and it's truly amazing how many people start out their thought process so sure they need unique fundraising ideas if they are going to raise money. There will be none of those same old fundraisers for them. I can hear them saying why would anyone want to do a cookie dough fundraiser?? Our response is always, why not? The...

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