Reading Fundraiser

Doing a reading fundraiser or read-a-thon is a great way for schools to raise money. These reading fundraiser ideas show you several ways to raise money for your school while helping all the children improve their reading skills.In general, a read-a-thon works just like a walk-a-thon or jog-a-thon where children raise money from pledges based […]

School Fundraising Plan

Here is a sample school fundraising plan that you can use as a template for your PTA or PTO fundraisers each school year. This plan applies to elementary school fundraisers, but will work for middle schools as well. The main idea is to do two big events, one in the Fall and one in the […]

4 Easy School Fundraisers

These four ideas for easy school fundraisers work well for both elementary school and middle school fundraisers, plus they don’t require any selling. The four school fundraisers that work well are:Box Tops For EducationLabels For EducationTyson Project A+ Labels FundraiserRecycling small electronics for cash or technology.These are very simple school fundraising ideas to setup and […]

School Fundraiser Trash Bags

One school fundraiser that’s growing in popularity is selling trash bags, but I don’t think its as great as all the hype suggests. In fact, they aren’t a very good deal compared to what trash bags cost at WalMart or Target.If you look at companies or suppliers for the trash bag fundraisers, they all list […]

Restaurant Night Fundraisers

A Restaurant Night fundraiser is an easy way to raise funds because its a simple revenue share idea that’s a win/win for your group, your supporters and for the restaurant. By helping to increase their business, your group gets a referral commission without having to spend a lot of time and money organizing and promoting […]

3 Easy School Fundraisers

Doing popular easy school fundraisers is one of the best ways to raise money for your school. By choosing a popular product to sell for a school fundraiser, you will raise more than picking something that’s new and different. I know that selling products isn’t always the most attractive idea for the PTA/PTO fundraiser, but best […]

12 Green School Fundraising Ideas

Here are some easy school fundraising ideas that are eco-friendly and will raise a lot of money fast. Most of these green fundraisers don’t require much in the way of upfront funds to get started and the kids will love them.They are grouped into activities, event ideas, and products to sell. Each idea is linked […]

Tyson Chicken Fundraiser

Another easy fundraiser idea for schools is collecting Tyson chicken product labels. Their labels for cash program is similar to Boxtops For Education and each Tyson chicken label submitted is worth $0.24 each. The program is called Tyson Project A+ and each participating school can earn up to $12,000 per school year.The Tyson chicken fundraiser […]

Touch A Truck Fundraiser Event

Another fun fundraising idea is to hold a Touch A Truck Fundraiser which is just a really fun event for kids and their families to explore giant trucks, earth movers, ambulances, drilling rigs, and other massive mobile machines. And of course, a touch a truck event also works well as a fundraiser for youth sports […]

Fundraising Ideas For Schools

In this article about fundraising ideas for schools, we’ll cover ideas for elementary schools. Here are ten event ideas that will help you raise the needed funds.School Carnival – The most popular and profitable school fundraiser event is a carnival. It can be a Spring Fling or a Fall Festival, but its guaranteed to bring […]

Fun School Fundraisers

Fun Fundraisers For Schools – Quick “how to” tips on making fundraising fun for both participants and organizers. Use these tips to increase participation in your fundraiser and boost your fundraising profits.10 Ways To Put Fun In Your Fundraisers#1 – Make it fun every step of the way Fun is part of fundraising. Don’t make it […]

Elementary School Fundraising

Perhaps nothing matches the enthusiasm and zeal of elementary school children. This carries over to elementary school fundraising events where young students strive to complete every assigned fundraising chore with determination and dedication. Teachers and parents participate and guide the children to ensure their hard work is successful and raises a lot of money.Candy is […]

Elementary School Fundraisers

Here are dozens of articles describing various elementary school fundraisers and tips on how to get extra profits out of each one. They are grouped by categories of fundraising product ideas, event ideas, fundraiser tips, and school grants. Elementary School Fundraisers – Product IdeasSeasonal Fundraisers – Ten ideas for high-demand seasonal products to sell for […]

Little League Fundraiser Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas For Youth BaseballLittle League Fundraiser – A sports-related fund raiser for Little League can be a lot of fun for the whole family. Baseball is all about love of the outdoors, so when you are trying to think of a fundraising idea use that to your advantage.A Little League fund raiser that always […]

School Fundraisers

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 […]

School Fundraising Ideas

Looking for good school fundraising ideas?You’re not the only one. The good news is that there are other highly profitable school fundraising ideas besides conducting a catalog-based fundraiser.Catalog sales often end up overwhelming your supporters with multiple fund raising products that aren’t everyday items for most people and don’t provide good value for the money […]

School Carnival Ideas

If your school is looking for a new and exciting way to raise funds, try hosting a school carnival with inflatable rentals. With inflatable obstacle courses, inflatable sumo wrestling, inflatable bungee basketball and many other fun inflatable games, setting up and taking down a school carnival doesn’t need to be a big production.Boost Your School’s […]

PTA PTO Fundraiser Ideas

Every year, school PTA or PTO groups need to decide on their major fundraisers. Do you repeat last year’s fundraiser or look for new fundraisers for your PTA or PTO to put together?Well, it all depends on how you did last year and how much you need to improve on those numbers. Here are some […]

Promoting Scrip Fundraisers

Scrip fundraising is used by many nonprofit organizations as a way to raise funds year round. It is sometimes known as the silent fundraiser and can be a non-pushy way for your group to raise money. Here are some tips on Promoting Scrip Fundraisers:In fact, your organization may already be signed up with a scrip […]

School Fundraising Ideas & Tips

We have so many articles on Fundraiser Help that it’s sometimes difficult to find what you are looking for. This page groups articles on school fundraising into relevant categories of tips, ideas for school fundraisers, and advice on organization. School Fundraising Tips12 Fundraising Tips – Twelve fundraising tips to raise more funds with your next […]