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.
There are lots of important factors in having a successful fundraiser, but a good product certainly doesn’t hurt. Freezer cookie dough fundraisers are one of the most reliable, time-tested fundraising ideas, and since it’s not going to lose any popularity anytime soon, it’s definitely one you should consider for your fundraiser.
Having fundraising success with freezer cookie dough is pretty easy. All you have to do is be able to add up some simple numbers. Sit down with a pen and paper and figure out exactly how much money your group needs to make. Not ballpark – the exact numbers. Having a clear goal to aim for is the first step in reaching that goal. Once you know how much you need, divide that number by the number of people in your fundraising team, and then you’ll know exactly how much freezer cookie dough each team member needs to be responsible for.
Keeping your team motivated is easy when freezer cookie dough is involved. After all, who doesn’t like the idea of freshly baked cookies? Your team will love this classic fundraiser almost as much as your supporters will, and that’s a good reason to get excited about this tried and tested idea.
Have a look at our pages of freezer cookie dough to choose a fundraising idea that’s right for your group and its financial goals, then give us a call to get your fundraiser started.