Most parents are familiar with the way product fundraisers work. The challenging part is sometimes asking for support and purchases from friends, family, co-workers, and other community members. Believe it or not, the way you ask for support does matter. There are some things you can do to ensure that you’re as successful as possible when it comes to asking for fundraising support:
Kids are back in school for the year. As you get them ready for their day and pack up those lunches, don’t forget food safety. Packing lunch can present some food safety risks that can be avoided with these simple lunch-packing tips, from washing reusable bags to food preparation tips. Learn the safe way to prepare school lunches. Continue reading
Over the past couple of years, online fundraising has grown tremendously to become an integral part of successful school fundraisers. We have found that each of our best-selling fundraisers incorporated a variety of online tools into their fundraising plan. Even if you’re not the most tech-savvy person or if the idea of posting on Facebook makes you a little nervous, these are easy online tips anyone can use in a fundraiser. Online fundraising allows you to broaden the scope of your network and potential buyers with just a couple clicks. One email can cover more areas than an afternoon spent going door-to-door. See what works and how you can incorporate online fundraising into your school fundraiser.