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 of course the entire responsibility for the fundraising rests on your shoulder. Nonetheless, planning a fundraiser for individual needs is basically the same as planning any other fundraiser – you just need to take a few extra things into consideration.

When you’re on your own, planning a fundraiser for individual charity contributions, the main thing you need to concern yourself with is profit margins. Obviously you will have less selling power than a big group will, so you’ll want to select a fundraiser that will give you maximum profits in a minimum amount of time.

Many individuals enjoy working with fundraisers like scratch cards, for this very reason. Scratch cards are easy for you to carry around and distribute, the concept behind them is simple, and best of all, the more you sell, the higher your profit percentage will be. In fact, you can make up to 90% profit with scratch cards, making them a great fundraiser for individual charity efforts.

If you work in an office or other place where you see a lot of people everyday, candy fundraisers can really bring in the money. Chocolate never goes out of style, and it’s popular with all ages and all different kinds of people. If you can make the rounds in your office at break times and lunchtime, imagine how much you could make over the course of a couple of weeks!

So there’s no reason to be anxious about organizing a fundraiser for individual charity efforts because you can make just as much money as a small group can if you really put your mind to it.

Yummy Hearts Lollipops

Our Yummy Heart Lollipops virtually sell themselves leading up to Valentine’s Day. But they are also appropriate any time you want to show your supporters love. There’s a 1 case minimum, shipping is free and you will make 50% profit on each Yummy Heart Fundraising Lollipop sold. Each case comes with 640 Yummy Heart Lollipops.

What You Should Know

Yummy Heart Lollipops are the same as all of our other lollipop fundraisers. You will make the same profit no matter how many cases of lollipops you purchase or sell. Sell the lollipops for twice what you pay for them. In other words, you will always double your investment. Here is a quick profit chart for you to review:

Profit and Cost

  • In-hand products
  • Free shipping
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Cases Bought Cost Per Case Profit %
1 min $160.00 50%
Sour Mania Lollipops

Sour Mania Lollipops Fundraiser is very popular for elementary school fundraising. Both kids and adults love sour candy. These are the original sour lollipops so they pack in that pucker up punch!  It is definitely a top choice for bringing a different fundraising flavor.

What You Should Know

Sour Mania Lollipops offer the same profit regardless of the number of cases that you purchase. Sell the lollipops for two times the cost. Meaning, you 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%
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 fundraising product is perfect for small groups.

What You Should Know

Candy fundraising profits are determined based on the number of cases of candy that you sell. The more cases you purchase the lower your cost per case. Below you can take a look at profit charts for each of the two available variety packs:

Profit and Cost

  • In-Hand Products
  • Free Shipping
  • Start in under a minute
Cases Bought % Profit Cost Per Case
49 or more 60% $119.00
25 -49 55% $132.00
10 – 24 53% $136.80
1 – 9 50% $144.00
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. Now we’ve added Brownies, Pretzels, and Cinnamon Rolls to this delicious mix.

What You Should Know

Delisheries Cookie Mix is the only cookie dough fundraiser that offers a 50% profit no matter how many units you sell. Shipping is FREE on orders of 150 items or more. We charge a fee of $65 for all orders less than 150 items.

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
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