Archives for April 2015

Ten Easy Fundraising Ideas For Schools

Ten Easy Fundraising Ideas For Schools If you need to help a school band, sports team, or other group with a fundraiser, you don’t have to look that far for fundraising ideas. There are many online companies that you can hook up with and local restaurants that are just around the corner that can help you with this. Here are ten easy fundraising ideas for schools to get you started: 1. Sell flowers. This is an easy event to work around a holiday that’s … [Read more...]

Five Reasons to Host An Online Fundraiser

Five Reasons to Host An Online Fundraiser Try as you might, you can’t ignore the crowded and often confusing universe of the world wide web. Thanks to the creativity of a lot of smart people, there are now many online fundraising platforms that you can use to raise money for your charity (and it doesn’t have to be difficult!). Here are some good reasons to take your fundraising online with by hosting an online fundraiser: 1. It’s really fast. As we … [Read more...]

Ten Unique Raffle Basket Ideas

Ten Unique Raffle Basket Ideas Putting together gift baskets to raffle off for your charity is a fun and creative way to raise money for your organization. With a little ingenuity and some creativity, you can come up with some irresistible raffle or silent auction baskets that will help you raise some cold hard cash. Here are ten unique raffle basket ideas to get you started: 1. Chocoholic’s basket. Fill this one with chocolate bars, hot cocoa mixes, … [Read more...]

10 Fun And Easy Fundraising Event Ideas

10 Fun And Easy Fundraising Event Ideas Need to raise money for your charity and you need to do it fast and with little out of pocket cost? Here are ten fun and easy fundraising event ideas to get you started: 1. 50/50 Raffle: Tried and true, classic and easy, you sell raffle tickets for a flat fee per piece. Half of the money goes into the winner’s pot and half goes toward your charity. 2. Host a resale. Even more fun if you can create a theme such … [Read more...]

Try These Ten School Trip Fundraising Ideas

Try These Ten School Trip Fundraising Ideas Do you need a little help finding creative inspiration for school fundraising ideas? Get busy and try one of these ten school trip fundraising ideas: 1. Find a sponsor for physical activities. Challenge students to raise money by getting pledges to do something active, such as bicycling ten miles or walking a 5K. People love to support physical activities. 2. Host a plant sale. Sell seedling plants in cute … [Read more...]

Free Baseball Fundraising Letter

Free Baseball Fundraising Letter If you’re in charge of your child’s little league team fundraiser and you don’t know where to begin, a fundraising letter to local businesses, parents, friends, and families may be the way to start to raise money. When writing a letter like this, remember to include all of the necessary contact information and a compelling reason for people to donate money. Here is a sample free baseball fundraising letter that you can use … [Read more...]

Ten Best DIY Fundraising Ideas

Ten Best DIY Fundraising Ideas Fundraising is something that anyone can do, so if you’re in charge of a small group fundraising event and you don’t know where to start, there are some great resources online that will offer some creative inspiration. There are ways to make your event low maintenance and without too many upfront costs. Here are the ten best DIY fundraising ideas: 1. Have a community car wash. This is a perfect car wash if you have a … [Read more...]

Ten Effective Church Fundraising Ideas

Ten Effective Church Fundraising Ideas Some of these are old standbys and others are a bit outside of the box, but if you put a little creativity into the mix, you can come up with a church fundraiser that’s perfect for your church group, no matter the size. Here are ten effective church fundraising ideas: 1. Put on a play. This can be a great way to get the whole congregation involved. Put together a play, something with a religious theme that would … [Read more...]