Everyone knows getting back into the swing of things after summer break is no picnic. Shopping for school supplies and new clothes, gearing up for Fall sports, and mentally preparing for early morning routines can be overwhelming! Back to school often also means a Fall fundraising campaign. Fall is already a hectic time, but your fundraising program doesn’t have to be! Lock in your Fall fundraiser before school’s out for peace of mind come August/September AND some fundraiser freebies.Continue reading →
Class is now in session. Teacher Appreciation Week is May 8-12! If you can read this…thank a teacher.
Every day teachers educate, innovate, encourage, and touch the lives of millions of children across the world. They are real life superheroes. Help your child thank their teacher during Teacher Appreciation Week by sending them a thank you card, volunteering in the classroom or surprising them with a Mixed Bag or other gift.
Take notes – We have stellar teacher gift ideas that will make soar you to the top of the class or PTA!Continue reading →
Mixed Bag Designs is an easy choice when selecting a fundraising company for your next campaign. We offer the biggest profit in the business – up to 50% – and the best fundraising products around: bags, accessories, kitchen gadgets, gift wrap, great gifts and so much more is available in our two colorfulfundraising catalogs. Prices start at less than $10, and we have over 100 NEW products every season. We look at the latest trends and hottest products so our catalogs are always full of easy-to-sell items. Lock in your Fall fundraiser dates now and you could score the BIGGEST bonuses of the season.
Hurry! Our biggest bonus has been extended through June 10. If you can’t sign up in time for that, we have another great promotion the goes through June 30. Elementary, K-12 & Middle Schools sign up for a Fall 2016 school-wide Catalog Fundraiser and qualify for gift cards and free teacher bags. Don’t wait and sign up today! Continue reading →
Schools across the country have made strides to support and promote healthy habits for their students. However fundraising is often left out of proposals or guidelines, no doubt in part because parents and parent organizations are often the ones planning the fundraiser. It is important to present healthy alternatives to your Parent Teacher Association or Organization (PTA/PTO) and here are some tips to making a persuasive argument to switch to healthier fundraiser options.
First off, be prepared to make a case. Change is hard and many parent volunteers may not want to switch from their current fundraiser campaign. Parents can be concerned about lost profits, working with a new fundraising consultant or learning a new strategy. It’s up to you to present a solid, convincing argument and here are some ideas to help you out!