Summer is nearly over and most kids are Back-to-School, which really means Back-to-FUNDRAISING. It’s time to put away the beach chairs and start planning your school fall fundraiser. With help from Mixed Bag Designs, we can make the transition back to school simple and stress free.
Why Mixed Bag Designs?
1. Up to 50% Profit
We offer flexible fundraiser programs that earn you up to 50% profit! Boost sales during your catalog fundraiser by inviting friends and family to shop our online store. Online orders earn 40% profit and will ship directly to the supporter’s home.
2. No Upfront Costs
Our seller packets are FREE! Each one contains both our catalogs, order form, and a prize flyer if you choose to participate in the free prize program. Your main fundraiser order ships for FREE if $600+ sales earned.
3. Quick and Easy
Simple online order entry for chairperson or seller, or our fundraising team can enter your orders for you. Orders are packed-per-seller, making distribution a breeze. Easy payment by check, credit card or e-payment, and free shipping on primary orders $600 & up.
4. Fantastic Products
Choose from hundreds of high-quality products in our fundraising catalogs. Stylish and trendy new products debut twice a year in an two all-new catalogs. Shop reusable grocery bags, totes, accessories, kitchenware, gift wrap, back-to-school supplies and more. Shop new Fall 2016 items online now! There’s something for everyone.
Follow the tips below to make your next school fundraisers easy, fun and successful:
1. Think Ahead
Start your school fundraiser early. The earlier you start, the more money you can raise! Mixed Bag Designs even REWARDS customers who run a fundraiser early! If you are an Elementary, K-12 or Middle School that starts a catalog fundraiser before September 30 we will send you a FREE five-item display kit! Contact your rep for more info.
2. Set Clear Goals
Clear goals will keep everyone on track. Ask yourself, what are you raising money for and how much do you need? Decide who your target audience is and emphasize who your fundraiser will benefit. Make sure to set timelines to ensure your accomplish your goals on time and allow participants to set personal/team goals to instill motivation.
Clear communication keeps things moving and helps everyone avoid surprises. Make sure your supporters are aware of your fundraising initiative from the start. You need to convince them that your cause is worthy of their time and their money. Promote your fundraiser via social media, community bulletins, etc. Encourage sponsors, volunteers and parents to help spread the word. Don’t forget to utilize our free flyers, social media graphics and more!
4. Keep it Fun
FUNdraising for your school doesn’t have to be a chore, it can also be FUN. When you’re having a good time, your positive energy becomes contagious and it will make your supporters want to donate.
Now that you’ve done your homework, kick start your next school fundraiser with Mixed Bag Designs. Contact your local rep today and let us help you reach your fundraising goals in style!