Gathering Your PTA Fundraising Essentials

When you’re in the planning and organizing stages of PTA fundraising, there are a lot of PTA fundraising essentials to think about.

There’s the size of your fundraising team, which may be of some concern if it’s particularly small or large, the amount of money you need to make with your PTA fundraising and the time frame that you have available. These things can all put a lot of pressure on you as a PTA fundraising organizer, but your PTA fundraising essentials, the products that you need, should be the easy part.

You want to choose the right PTA fundraising essentials, but where should you begin?

The trick is knowing what PTA fundraising essentials are right for your type of group and making the most of that. For example, if you have a small group that needs to raise a modest amount of money, it doesn’t make any sense to go for a huge catalog fundraiser with high minimums and shipping costs.

Those kinds of fundraising ideas are fun, but you probably won’t feel so great about it when you get slapped with fees and shipping charges for not being able to make the minimum order number.

Instead, you should probably go for the PTA fundraising essentials that are specifically designed to help smaller groups bring in higher profits.

Things like pizza cards have up to a 90% profit margin, which is perfect for small groups, and you don’t have to buy a large number of cards to get started. If you have a large group, you may be worried about how you’re going to control your PTA fundraising effort.

But with the right PTA fundraising essentials, most of the work will be done for you. Catalog fundraisers can work really well for large groups, and we’ll send you all the PTA fundraising essentials you need, like order forms and product catalogs, as well as all the advice you require to get started. All you have to do is take orders with the PTA fundraising essentials we send and collect the money, and we’ll process your orders and get your PTA fundraising products out to you as soon as we receive your payment.

Color xploder

Color Xploder is a fun candy.  These swirl lollipops look like a tie-dyed shirt. All of the different flavors are thrown together and you get a unique mixture of color and flavors. Since no two lollipops are exactly the same you get to offer new fresh products each time someone buys one of your fundraising lollipops. There is only a one case minimum.

What You Should Know

You will make 50% profit when you sell our Color Xploder Swirl Lollipops and any of our other lollipop fundraisers no matter how many cases that you purchase. You will sell the lollipops for two times the cost of the lollipops. Here is a quick profit chart for you to review:

Profit and Cost

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  • Free Shipping
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Cases Bought Cost Per Case Profit %
1 min $160.00 50%
Papa Johns Fundraising Pizza Discount Cards

How many people do you know that clip Papa Johns pizza coupons? Consider selling Papa Johns fundraiser cards then. The cards are custom designed for your group. Contact your local Papa Johns and negotiate a Buy One Get One Free pizza offer. The cards are easy to sell and offer great value.

What You Should Know

Our Papa John’s Coupons Fundraising Cards offer some of the highest profits for groups of all sizes. Even if you purchase the 75 card minimum you will make 70% profit or $7.00 on each card sold. Take a look at the profit chart below to see exactly how much money you can make:

Profit and Cost

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# of Cards Cost Per Card FREE Cards Profit
75 min $3 0 $525
100 $3 20 $900
200 $3 50 $1,900
300 $3 75 $2,850
400 $3 100 $3,800
1000 $3 300 $10,000
Bag Garden Fundraiser

Our NEW Bag Garden Fundraiser is a terrific way to raise money AND do it in the most earth-friendly fashion possible. It’s a great selection of herbs, vegetables, and flowers to attract pollinating insects.  Available year-round we offer high-profit potential, free brochures, and order forms, and you can qualify for free shipping.

What You Should Know

Our Bag Garden Fundraisers are like candle fundraisers. Your profit percentage is not affected by the number of orders you take. You get 50% profit or half the selling price for every item you sell. That means smaller groups make the same profits for selling bag gardens as larger groups. If you sell less than 150 bag garden items, though, there is a $65 shipping fee which will affect your total profit. Orders of 150 or more bag garden orders will qualify you for free shipping.

Profit and Cost

  • No upfront cost
  • Free brochures for your participants
  • Free shipping (orders of 150 items or more)
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Items Bought % Profit Free Shipping
150 plus 50% YES
1 to 149 50% No
Auntie Anne’s Pretzel

If you have walked down most malls you have probably smelled Auntie Anne pretzels and thought to yourself I would love to have the Auntie Annes pretzel recipe. You probably can’t get the recipe but you could hold a pretzel fundraiser using their great products.

What You Should Know

Auntie Anne’s Pretzel Fundraisers are one of the few fundraising programs that assure that you will make 50% profit on every pretzel or cinnamon bun kit you sell. You are selling the kits for $16 and your cost is $8.

Remember that you need to purchase both the pretzels and cinnamon buns in full cases. Cases are packed with 6 kits each. So you will need to round both products up or down to full cases quantities.

Shipping is free as long as you sell 10 or more cases. Smaller orders will be assessed a $65 shipping fee.

Profit and Cost

  • No Upfront Cost
  • Free brochures for your participants
  • Free Shipping
  • Start in under a minute
Pizza Card Fundraiser Image

Pizza fundraiser cards are our most popular fundraiser. You sell the Pizza Fundraising Cards for $10. The card entitles the holder to a free medium one-topping pizza when they purchase a large one topping. The cards are good at thousands of locations including specific participating Papa Johns, Pizza Huts and more.

What You Should Know

Pizza Cards Fundraising is one of the most profitable fundraising programs we offer. Your profit, though, is determined based on the number of cards you sell. Take a look at the profit chart below to calculate your profit:

Profit and Cost

  • In-Hand Products
  • Free Shipping
  • Start in under a minute
# of Cards Cost Per Card FREE Cards Profit
75 min $3 0 $525
100 $3 20 $900
200 $3 50 $1,900
300 $3 75 $2,850
400 $3 100 $3,800
1000 $3 300 $10,000
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