The Challenges of a Kindergarten Fundraiser

People think that kindergarten is simple, that there’s not much to it. They see it as a time when kids do a lot of playing, and not much else. But for those who are involved with the kindergarten classroom every day, you know that’s just not true.

Kindergarten is an incredibly enriching experience for young children, a time when they learn so many new things, make new friends, and prepare for the world of going to school. Keeping kids occupied all day means you need to have a variety of activities available for them, and that in turn means you need to be able to provide all the equipment and supplies required.

kindergarten fundraiser can really help bring your finances in line and help you get all the things your kindergarten classroom requires. Running a kindergarten fundraiser can be a little more complicated than other educational fundraising activities, simply because these kids are so young and can’t really be expected to do most of the fundraising themselves. So it’s time to get the parents involved, and of course, sometimes that can be a challenge, as parents are busy people.

If you can have a meeting to discuss the kindergarten fundraiser, or at the very least send notes to all the parents explaining what is happening, you can help get the support you need to make your kindergarten fundraiser a success.

Flower bulb fundraising can be a nice kindergarten fundraiser, especially if you are doing your fundraising in the late winter or early spring. People are starting to think about their gardens, and bulbs that turn into beautiful flowers are always a popular choice. Also, flowers work well as a fundraising idea because going green is becoming such a mainstream way of life. It’s a great way for your kindergarten to give something to the community and to the earth while getting the funds you need.

Coffee backpacks fundraiser

Be your own barista with a coffee backpack fundraiser. Instead of pre selling coffee, order backpacks filled with 52 packets of assorted flavored coffee. It’s a double shot of goodness because sellers keep the backpacks as prizes. Sell each coffee packet, which makes a full pot of coffee, for $1 each. You can purchase as little as one case, containing 9 backpacks.

What You Should Know

Coffee fundraising profits are determined based on the number of cases of coffee that you sell. The more cases you purchase the lower your cost per case. Take a look at the profit chart below for more details:

Profit and Cost

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Cases Bought % Profit Cost Per Case
10 or more 48% $245.00
5 – 9 41% $279.00
2 – 4 36% $300.00
1 31% $325.00
Softball scratch cards

If your softball team is looking for a fast way to pitch in for high profits,  softball scratch cards are the way to go. Each of the fundraising scratchcards will raise $100 each. That can go along way towards paying for tournament fees, uniforms, and other items softball fundraisers are held for.

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%
Soccer Scratch Card Fundraiser

Soccer scratch cards make it easy to see your fundraising progress, one little dot at a time! And those little dots mean big profits.  Each card raises $100. You can earn up to a 90% profit margin. We imprint your team or league name free of charge on each card. Have a ball with a soccer scratch card  fundraiser!

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.

The lowest profit percentage you will make from using scratch cards for fundraisers is 70%. However,  the more cards you purchase the higher your profit potential for each card, due to volume price breaks. The profits and profit percentages shown are based on successfully having all 50 dots scratched off on your scratch card.

Profit and Cost

 

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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%
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

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Cases Bought Cost Per Case Profit %
1 min $160.00 50%
Journey of Faith Candle Fundraiser

Our Journey of Faith candle fundraiser is perfect for a spiritual or faith-based group looking to raise money with a high-quality product. One of our most popular candle fundraisers, Journey of Faith, is easy to sell.  Plus, we offer a 50% profit and low minimums to get free shipping! You will receive free Journey of Faith candle fundraiser brochures for pre-selling, so there is no upfront payment required.

What You Should Know

Candle fundraising is different than other fundraising programs. Easy Fundraising Ideas gives you a 50% profit on every candle you sell. The only additional charge you may incur is a $65 shipping fee if your group sells less than 150 candles.

Each candle sells for only $14 each.

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Items Bought % Profit Free Shipping
150 plus 50% YES
1 to 149 50% No
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