Time Donation Fundraiser

What is a Time Donation Fundraiser? Instead of selling a product to raise funds…sell your TIME. A Time Donation Fundraiser is just what it says. It is a fundraiser that “donates time” as it’s “product”.  Basically, your group donates their time to provide a service to another, or simply said, a community service. Time Donation Fundraisers are a great idea for fundraising. It not only helps you, it helps others. It’s good for small schools, sports teams, churches, and groups. […]

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Top 5 Fundraising Products

Top 5 Most Popular Fundraisers If you’re looking for the most popular fundraising product to choose for your next school, team, or club fundraiser, we can give you a few ideas. We offer lots of different products and some are bought than others. Sometimes, what works for one group, does not work for another. So, in choosing your product, think of who you’ll be selling it to and what they will love to buy. We have found that the most […]

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Fun Fundraising Ideas for Schools

Ideas for School Fundraising The new school year is fast approaching, and with it: fundraising. We’ve wracked our brains to give you the best fundraising ideas for this year! So don’t stress – half your work is done. Just try out these fun and easy ideas–and watch your school fund fill up! Family Portraits Say cheese! Hire a photographer for a day of family portraits. Advertise to the students and the surrounding community. Many photography studios have special fundraising packages […]

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How to Make Sure Parents Get Your Fundraising Information

15 Strategies to Make Sure Parents Get Your Fundraising Information As a principal, one of the regular frustrations I had was making sure information I wanted/needed to get home into parents’ hands actually made it to its intended destination. The amount of papers that go home with students today is monumental. Corrected homework, tests, quizzes, art projects, teacher newsletters, flyers from other non-profits, school picture packets, field trip permission slips, fundraising materials, progress reports, and report cards- the list is […]

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Why Choose Custom Tumblers for Sports Team Fundraising?

Choosing a Fundraiser for Your Sports Team It’s always hard to decide which fundraising product to choose for your sports team. Obviously, you want something that will sell well and give you a decent profit. There are lots of products that fit that description. So, what is the most important question to ask yourself? What Do Your Fans Want? Ultimately, you want to choose a product your fans want to buy. Again, that could include a lot of products. But, […]

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The Pros and Cons of a Cookie Dough Fundraiser

The Ups and Downs of Cookie Dough Fundraising The cookie dough fundraiser is one of the most popular choices for elementary schools. Although it gets repeated year after year, it’s tried and true, and still remains a top choice. However, there are pros and cons, up-sides and down-sides, to consider before choosing cookie dough for your school. The main upside for cookie dough is that customers never tire of ordering it, and in fact, look forward to it each year. […]

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Pre-Sell Fundraising

What is Pre-Sell Fundraising? Pre-Sell Fundraising is also called Order-Taker, No Risk, or No Money Up Front fundraiser. It’s just what it says…you take orders and collect the money up front (pre-sell), which means that there is no risk to you. You do not have to pay for products until you have already made the sale and have the payment. A Favorite for Schools This type of fundraiser is good for any school or group that does not have money […]

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Cheerleading Uniform Fundraiser Ideas

3 Fundraising Ideas for Cheerleaders: Cheerleading is a very popular school team sport. The cheerleaders are seen at football and basketball games, performing gymnastic-like turns and flips, all with a great big smile! Cheerleading, like any other sport, has funding needs. The Cheerleading team’s uniforms are critical, because this is how the team is identified. They cheer wearing the school’s colors and typically an image of the school’s mascot. Having great cheerleading uniforms is not only important for the team, […]

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Hold a Read-a-Thon for Fundraising

Books Help Students Learn to Love Reading, Raise Funds Parents and teachers love the idea of a fundraiser that encourages students to love reading. That’s what makes a school Read-a-Thon an ideal fundraiser. Creating a school Read-a-Thon is fairly simple, you begin by creating forms that students can bring to family, friends and neighbors to ask for sponsors. Students can ask to be sponsored per book, or for a flat donation (children may be a bit more encouraged to read […]

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Tips for Successful Fundraising

Fundraising Tips Fundraiser Alley would like to help you have a fun and successful fundraising experience. The articles below have tips and ideas we would like to share. If you have any questions or need help with your fundraising project, please call us (1.866.826.0944) and we will be glad to help! Fundraising Articles How to Choose the Best Cookie Dough Fundraising Brochure for Your School Pros & Cons of a Cookie Dough Fundraiser Candy Fundraising Ideas Top 5 Fundraising Products […]

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