These are some great fundraising ideas for school fundraisers that consistently produce excellent results. Includes articles on cheerleader fundraisers, event ideas, high school football fundraiser ideas, soccer and band fund-raisers, car washes, plus more great ideas for other school-related groups.
These articles are excerpts from my book, Fundraising Success. Be sure to check out the school fundraiser event ideas lower down on the page!
School Fundraiser Product Ideas
Cookie Dough Fundraisers – Cookie dough program overview plus companies and suppliers.
Pizza Fundraiser – Easy moneymaker in three different formats makes a good school fundraiser.
Top Five Fundraisers – Fundraising products that are easy to sell and always successful – Five top fundraisers for schools and youth sports teams.
Earth Friendly Fundraisers – Organic chocolate, printer cartridge recycling, and community trash cleanup.
Pizza Hut Fundraiser – Raise funds fast with a Pizza Hut fundraiser – Choose between sales of a $10 pizza discount card with two-for-one pizzas or host a Pizza Night at your local Pizza Hut.
School Fundraising Ideas – Three great high school fundraising ideas based on simple fundraiser products.
Cheerleading Fundraisers – Three cheerleading activities and programs that are fun and profitable.
Band Fundraisers – Three quick and easy band fundraiser ideas that produce big results.
Soccer Fundraising – Soccer team fund raising made easy for your high school or youth sports team.
Softball Fundraisers – Three softball fundraising ideas to raise funds for your team or league – Softball fundraisers that produce excellent results and don’t cost a lot.
Easy Fundraisers – Three easy fund raisers for for any size group for maximum weekend profits.
Fundraising Sample – How to get a fundraising sample for your next fundraiser – Phone number to call for eight fundraising products with free samples sent by FedEx.
Scrip Fundraising – Using sales of discount gift certificates to raise funds for your school.
Fundraising Discount Cards – Sales of $10 discount cards for special merchant offers, pizza, or fast food.
Custom Silicone Bracelets – Selling fundraiser bracelets is a great way to support your cause – Custom silicone bracelets are an attractive way to raise funds and show you care.
Bake Sale Fundraiser – Extra profit tips for your bake sale fundraiser – Adding silent auctions, product demonstrations, and additional fundraising products can easily triple your results.
Youth Group Fund Raiser – How to increase demand and get a stronger sales response in your fundraiser.
Ideas for Fundraising – Activities, events, programs, projects, and more.
School Fundraiser Ideas – Top five school fundraiser ideas – Simple school fundraisers for any size group.
Incentive Programs – Boost your school fundraisers results with the right incentives and rewards.
Fundraising FAQ – Article covering common fundraising questions asked by those new to school fundraisers and other nonprofit charitable activities.
Krispy Kreme Fundraising – Doughnuts, gift certificates and partnership cards.
Candy Fundraising – Sales tips for doubling or tripling your candy programs revenue and profits.
Candle Fundraisers – Programs offering candles can help your group or team raise funds easily.
Fundraising Safety – How to put a safety focus in place in your fund raising program.
Make It Fun - Simple ways to make fund raising a fun activity for everyone.
Food Fundraisers – How to quickly boost your profits when fundraising with food items.
Successful Fundraisers – Boost results with organization, quality incentives, and sales preparation.
Organize School Fundraiser – Quick tips on organizing your school efforts by planning ahead.
Organizing a School Fundraiser – Part 2 – Here are some other things to consider.
School Fundraising Tips – How to improve the results of your next fundraiser – Ten tips you can use.
Elementary School Fundraising – Ideas for elementary school fundraising – Different fundraisers to consider when putting together your school fundraiser plan.
Jamba Juice Fundraiser – Fundraising ideas for schools focused on Jamba Juice – How to put together your own Jamba Juice fundraiser.
For Your School Fundraising – A fun way to do a little extra fundraising for your school – Here’s another idea to consider as a Friday or monthly fundraiser.
High School Fundraisers – Suggestions for high school fundraisers – Ideas for high school fundraising.
Valentines Day – Four fast ways to raise funds with a Valentine’s Day fundraiser – Quick tips on auctions, raffles and gift baskets geared toward both men and women.
Tupperware Fundraiser – Tips for putting together your own Tupperware home party – Advice on an easy way to raise funds with Tupperware.
Tupperware Fundraising – Advice on Tupperware fundraising for schools and large groups – How to raise funds by selling Tupperware at an event or as a catalog fundraiser.
Youth Sports Fundraising – Tips for improving the results of your youth sports fundraising – Fundraisers for youth sports teams that always do well.
High School Fundraising – Organizational tips for high school fundraising – What to consider when putting together your school fundraiser plan.
Holiday Fundraising – Part 2 – Practical advice on doing holiday fundraising with wrapping paper and catalog product sales.
Fundraising Cards – Fundraising cards are easy fundraisers – Extra profit tips for discount card fundraisers to double your profits.
Dance Team Fundraisers – Eight fundraising ideas for dance team fundraisers – Four product ideas and four events for dance team fundraising.
Fundraisers For Cheerleaders – Ten ideas for fundraisers for cheerleaders – Five cheer fundraisers with products and five event ideas for cheerleading fundraising success.
Candle Fundraiser – Five ways to maximize your candle fundraiser profits – Candle fundraising tips that really work to double or triple your results.
School Fundraisers – Event Ideas
School Fundraising Event – How to host a profitable school fundraising event – Add inflatable rentals, fun games and great food to your events.
Planning A Golf Tournament – How to raise more funds with a golf event – Tips for planning a school golf tournament – Publicity, prizes, pledges and planning ahead are crucial.
Gardening Supplies Fundraiser – A home & garden fundraising event is a big moneymaker – How to put together a gardening supplies fundraiser for your group.
Chair-ity Fundraiser – An easy fundraiser idea is doing a “chair-ity” event – Raising funds through auctioning off creative chairs bundled with all sorts of goodies at your fun event.
Rubber Duck Fundraiser – How to organize a rubber duck race as your fundraising event – Profit boosters for your rubber duck fundraiser that can double or triple your results.
Bowling Fundraiser – Ideas on putting together a charity bowling fundraiser – How to tips for organizing a fun fundraising event and maximizing the revenue.
Mini Golf Fundraiser – Hosting a mini golf tournament is a great fundraising event for youth sports groups – Extra profit tips for your mini golf fundraiser.
Dance Fundraiser – Fundraising ideas for using a dance fundraiser concept – Great fundraising event for middle schools and high schools.
Casino Night Fundraiser – How to raise funds with a Casino Night fundraiser – A fun fundraising event for adults where games of chance help charity.
Mardi Gras Fundraiser – Have a great time with a Mardi Gras fundraiser – This popular fundraising event is lots of fun and a big moneymaker.
Cow Chip Fundraiser – A cow chip fundraiser is a great family-style fundraising event – How to get a big turnout and raise substantial amounts of money.
Fundraising Events – Portrait Photography, Rubber Duck Derby, Clean Comedians.
Event Ideas – Part 1 – Includes Auction, Group Dinner, Dinner Theater, and School Athlet-A-Thon.
Event Ideas – Part 2 – Funny Beauty Pageant, Mondo Yard Sale, and Charity Golf Tournament.
Event Ideas – Part 3 – Musical Theater, Night At The Races, Bed Race cancer fundraiser event.
Car Wash Fundraiser – Quick and easy car wash fund raising tips plus profit boosters.
Photography Fundraiser – Fundraising with portraits – How to put together a photography fundraiser for your school or church.
Free Fundraisers – Three time-tested fundraising ideas for raising fast cash for groups of any size.
Youth Group Fundraising – Two low-cost youth group fundraisers that are fun, quick, and easy to do.
Christmas Tree Fundraising – How-to advice on putting together a holiday fundraiser selling Christmas trees and wreathes.
Holiday Fundraising – Part 3 – How to put together a holiday-themed fundraiser event or carnival – Tips on maximizing revenue and profit.
Karaoke Fundraiser – How to ride the American Idol craze with a karaoke fundraiser – No talent required and not a lot of effort needed to organize this fundraising event.
Hockey Fundraising – Tips for hockey fundraising – How to successfully solicit corporate donations for traveling youth sports teams.
Promoting Scrip Fundraisers – How to go about successfully promoting your scrip fundraiser – Tips on maximizing your results with this easy fundraiser.
Cheesecake Calendar Fundraiser – Raising funds with a tongue-in-cheek cheesecake calendar fundraiser – How to get great publicity plus surefire ways to maximize profits with extra fundraising tips.
Cash Calendar Fundraiser – Combining a cash raffle with a calendar fundraiser – Understanding the appeal of a cash calendar fundraiser.
Fundraiser Raffle Ideas – Tips on putting together fundraising raffles – Fundraiser raffle ideas for any size group – Prize selection and ticket price tips.
Chinese Auction – Chinese auctions: Extra profit tips and how a chinese auction compares with a silent auction for fundraising.
Silent Auction Tips – How to advice for improving results from your silent auction – Tips for auction success at your next fundraising event.
School Carnival – Fundraising tips on hosting a school carnival – Inflatable rentals, silent auctions and concessions can help your school raise thousands fast.
School Fundraising Success – The three secrets of a successful school fundraiser – Motivating your sellers, offering high-quality products, and maximizing profit margins are the keys to your success.
Merchant Plan – How to put together a successful merchant plan for long-term success.
Publicity Tips – Simple methods to get your fundraisers well publicized – Publicity is the key to successful events.
Fundraising Ideas – Articles on fundraising ideas focusing on the best event fundraisers, youth sports group fundraising, and ways for churches to raise funds.
Fund Raising – Key fund raising organizational articles packed with fundraising ideas: getting publicity, recruiting volunteers, capital campaigns, and more. Lots of how-to information and great fundraising ideas.
Non-profit Fund Raising – Best non-profit fund-raising strategies – Organizational tips for nonprofit fundraising – Four ways to boost your non-profit fundraiser results.
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