Kettle Corn Popcorn Fundraisers

Popcorn Fundraising

Have you ever been to a state fair and enjoyed the kettle corn? Most people think it is outstanding. That’s why you might want to consider a kettle corn fundraiser.

There may be companies out there that sell kettle corn for fundraising. I am not sure. But I did find some recipes where you can make your own kettle corn to sell. Like all other cooking recipes, there should be adult supervision and great care taken if you want to cook kettle corn. That is especially true because of the hot oil needed to cook with.

 

 

 

Here are the main ingredients you will need:

  • 1/4 cup corn oil
  • 1/4 cup popcorn
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • salt

Start with an adequate sized pot. You will need to have a lid. Pour in enough of the corn oil to cover about 1/8th of an inch on the bottom of the pot. Be careful to not use too much oil. The popcorn will absorb quite a bit of oil and too much will ruin the taste and texture you are looking for.

Place enough of the popcorn in the pot so that there is a single layer at the bottom of the pot. Turn the heat on medium-high heat. Keep an eye on the popcorn. This is a critical step in getting your kettle corn just right.

When you see the popcorn beginning to move around but before it starts to pop pour the sugar in evenly across the top of the popcorn. Put the cover back on the pot and shake the pot back and forth. If you have ever cooked Jiffy Pop Popcorn you had to make this same motion.

You are doing that to evenly distribute the heat and make sure all the popcorn is in the oil and sugar mixture. When you feel the popcorn is mostly popped remove the top and lightly salt the popcorn. Make sure you do not overcook the popcorn because some of it will tend to burn and not only is it no edible it will also smell bad.

There will be some popcorn kernels that will not pop. Do not worry about those. They will naturally tend to drop to the bottom of the container you put the kernel corn in any way. Remove the popcorn from the pot as soon as you have popped the majority of the kernels to stop the cooking process and make sure you do not burn what you have just cooked.

There are many different recipes available but this is the easiest way we know to cook your kettle corn fundraiser.

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)
  • Start in under a minute
Items Bought % Profit Free Shipping
150 plus 50% YES
1 to 149 50% No
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

  • 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
Sour Mania Lollipops

Sour Mania Sour Pops are one of our top elementary school lollipop fundraisers. Both kids and adults love sour candy. These are the original sour lollipops. It is definitely one of the top choices for a school needing to raise easy money.

What You Should Know

Sour Mania Lollipops and all of our lollipop fundraisers offer the same profit regardless of the number of cases that you purchase. You will sell the lollipops for two times the cost of the lollipops. In other words, you will double your investment no matter how many cases you purchase. Here is a quick profit chart for you to review:

Profit and Cost

  • In-Hand Products
  • Free Shipping
  • Start in under a minute
Cases Bought Cost Per Case Profit %
1 min $160.00 50%

Trail Mix Show Profit

Trail Mix

Our Trail mix fundraiser mixes a great variety of healthy products that still fill that craving for something sweet or salty. Choose from the Natural Snacks to Roasted Cashews and Hokey Pokey. Everyone can find a snack they will enjoy munching on. We provide free brochures so this fundraiser is free to start. Guaranteed profit of 50%.

What You Should Know

Trail Mix Fundraisers are like fundraising flower bulbs. 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 trail mix as larger groups. Each bag of trail mix sells for only $9. If you sell less than 150 bags of trail mix, though, there is a $65 shipping fee which will affect your total profit. Orders of 150 or more trail mix 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)
  • Start in under a minute
Items Bought % Profit Free Shipping
150 plus 50% YES
1 to 149 50% No

Delicious cookies with a positive and uplifting message as your fortune.  Fortune cookie fundraisers are a quick and easy way to earn money for your cause.  Each case comes with 4 carriers containing 60 cookies in four tasty flavors Chocolate Bits, Cookies and Cream, Birthday Cake, and Salted Caramel.  You receive 240 cookies total per case and sell each one for $1.

What You Should Know

Cookie fundraising profits are determined based on the number of cases of cookies that you sell. The more cases you purchase the lower your cost per case. Below is the profit chart:

Profit and Cost

  • In-Hand Products
  • Free Shipping
  • Start in under a minute
Cases Bought % Profit Cost Per Case
100 or more 50% $120.00
50 – 99 48% $124.80
25 – 49 45% $132.00
11 – 24 43% $136.80
1 min 40% $144.00
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