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 do everything you’re hoping for? There is no one specific type of group that cookies fundraising is best for, as we have several cookie dough fundraisers that cover all the bases. If you’re worried about dealing with frozen dough, we have room temperature mixes.

If you’re worried about distributing the product to your supporters, we have home delivery cookie dough where we handle all the distribution. If you think your supporters will find cookie dough too much of a hassle, we have preportioned cookies that you just place directly on the cookie sheet. No matter what your requirements and concerns, we’re bound to have some type of cookies fundraising that will work for your group.

Cookies fundraising is a lot of fun, too, as everyone loves freshly baked cookies. It’s easy to go around and get people interested in such a popular product – cookies practically sell themselves. We have cookies fundraising for every budget, as well – even if you think your supporters are only willing to pay $10 per tub, we can accommodate those needs.

Cookies are great if your support network tends to be families with children, but even adults love to have cookie dough around the house. Pretty much any kind of group can do well with cookies fundraising, and with so many variations to choose from, you’re bound to find one that suits your group and will help you reach your financial goals.

wickless candles

We’d like to introduce you to Magic Melts. It’s the best way to take advantage of the popularity of wickless candles. You will be selling packages that include 6 large fragrance bars for only $4 per package. There are 10 wonderful scents to choose from. Each case comes with 80 packages of Magic Melts so total sales per case will be $320.

What You Should Know

You purchase Magic Melt fragrance bars by the case. Each case comes with 80 packages of fragrance bars. Each package sells for $4. The more cases you purchase the lower your cost is per case. You can see the difference in profits in the chart below:

Profit and Cost

  • In-Hand Products
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Items Bought % Profit Free Shipping
150 plus 50% YES
1 to 149 50% No
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.

What You Should Know

Fundraising Flower Bulbs 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 flowers as larger groups.

If you sell less than 150 fundraising flower bulbs, though, there is a $65 shipping fee which will affect your total profit. Orders of 150 or more flower bulb orders will qualify 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
Hockey scratch cards

The expenses associated with being on a hockey team can make you feel like you are up against the boards. One one the fastest way to get out of that tight financial spot is with hockey scratch cards.  If you are looking for hockey fundraising ideas, scratch cards are a find!

What You Should Know

Here is an example of the coupon page you give to the people as a “Thank You” for participating. You can also create a custom coupon handout with your town’s unique businesses.

As you can see from the profit chart below the lowest profit percentage you will make from using scratch cards for fundraisers is 70%. There are, however, price breaks that can increase your profit percentage. The more cards you purchase the higher your profit potential for each card. The profits and profit percentages shown are based on successfully having all 50 dots scratched off on your scratch card:

 

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Cards Bought Cost Per Card Each Card Raises Your Profit $ Your Profit %
100 $10.00 $100.00 $9,000 90%
25 $12.00 $100.00 $2,200 88%
10 $15.00 $100.00 $850 85%
1 min. $30.00 $100.00 $70 70%
Jack Link's Beef Jerky Fundraiser

Jack Link’s Beef Jerky is the cure to candy fundraising. While it may seem to have just snapped onto the scene and gained popularity over the last decade, humans have been eating jerky for thousands of years. Beef jerky is a handy, on-the go-option for quick hunger fixes. Plus it’s full of protein and minerals. Jack Link’s Beef Jerky sticks meet or exceed most school nutritional standards, making it a healthy fundraiser for kids.  The sticks sell for only $2 each. You can purchase as little as one case and shipping is absolutely free.

What You Should Know

Jack Link’s profits are determined based on the number of cases that you sell. See the profit chart below for more details:

Profit and Cost

  • In-hand products
  • Free shipping
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Product Cost Per Case Profit %
Beef Sticks $200.00 50%
Squatch Sticks $120.00 50%
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