Katydids Make Great Easter Fundraisers

Katydids Make Great Easter Fundraisers

If  you like chocolate you’ve probably heard of Katydids. Combining chocolate, pecans, and caramel, this wildly popular treat is a guaranteed hit around the holidays, and an easy sell for your Easter fundraiser. At Fundraising.com we have a large supply of katydids and these sweet delights are an easy sell for your Easter fundraiser. Katydids are one of Kathryn Beich’s most well known products, and we have them in boxes and tins. The boxes retail for $12, but when you order a case…

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How to Successfully Fundraise in the Digital Era

How to Successfully Fundraise in the Digital Era

Using technology allows you to reach farther than you ever could before in your fundraising efforts. The Internet lets you tap into a worldwide community by sharing your fundraiser on social networks, blogs, forums, or via email. Here are some fundraising ideas for using digital technology to raise money. Social Media Fundraising Using social media platforms, like Facebook and Twitter, is a great way to tap into your extended network for fundraising. You can create an event detailing your fundraiser…

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4 Great Fundraisers for Cheerleading Teams

4 Great Fundraisers for Cheerleading Teams

Looking to raise some money for your cheerleading squad? There are tons of popular fundraising options out there to have cheerleaders cartwheeling their way to success. Here are a few fundraising ideas for inspired cheerleaders out there. Cheerleading/Athletic Contest Putting on a show is a great way to bring people together. If your cheerleaders get permission to use the school field, they can arrange an athletic event like a powder-puff football game, cheerleading competition, or talent show. Charge admission and…

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3 Ways to Help Your Team Raise Funds

3 Ways to Help Your Team Raise Funds

When coaching a team, it is important to be able to help the kids plan sports fundraisers for things like jerseys or trips. The most popular school fundraisers are bake sales and car washes, and while those ideas are tried and true, why not come up with some fresh fundraising ideas to intrigue and attract a crowd to your next event? Set Up a Booth Get all of your athletes together and set up a booth at a local event…

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4 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Creating Your Next Fundraiser

4 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Creating Your Next Fundraiser

Have you ever been in charge of a fundraiser that fizzled? Has your organization’s fundraising efforts fallen short of its goals? Unfortunately, this can happen with school and team fundraisers, but you can learn from the mistakes of others. If you’re brainstorming future fundraising ideas, beware of these common pitfalls. Bad Timing Selling products, such as holiday wreaths or discount coupons for theme parks and attractions, is a great way to make money for your organization, especially if you offer those products when they’re most…

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4 Awesome DIY Fundraising Ideas

4 Awesome DIY Fundraising Ideas

Fundraising ideas can come in all shapes and forms including the DIY variety. These DIY fundraisers that we’re about to tell you about are easy to set up and don’t cost too much money or require a lot of equipment. If you’re looking to set up a fundraiser all by yourself, we’ve got you covered with these four awesome ideas. Curiosity Costs This DIY fundraising idea is so simple you won’t believe that you didn’t think of it yourself. Find…

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Top Online Fundraising Tools

Top Online Fundraising Tools

Whether you are fundraising for a school or a community organization, using online fundraising tools will add a new dimension to your fundraisers. You can use the Internet to collect donations, sell popular products, or even hold an online auction. Here are three simple reasons your group should be fundraising online: your members can reach their supporters across the US, you can easily keep track of your fundraising progress, and your circle of support is no longer confined to your…

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New Restaurant Gift Card Fundraiser Helps Supporters Save Money

New Restaurant Gift Card Fundraiser Helps Supporters Save Money

Unique new fundraiser from Restaurant.com helps your supporters save money. In these trying times, we all want to save money. Our favorite new fundraiser, the Restaurant.com Gift Card fundraiser, lets your supporters save money, giving them the chance to stretch their dollars while dining at local restaurants. The new Restaurant.com fundraiser is very simple: a Restaurant.com gift card that your supporters can use to go on Restaurant.com, where they can redeem $50 worth of gift certificates from over 10,000 restaurants. How Do…

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5 Team Fundraisers that Show Your True Colors

5 Team Fundraisers that Show Your True Colors

Check out these easy team fundraisers for sports! At USA Fundraising, we often talk about dressing for success – wearing your group’s uniform, colors or clothing featuring a group logo when fundraising.  This bit of advice is especially true for sports teams. But it doesn’t have to stop at a uniform.  You can also dress up your fundraising products in your team’s colors and logo! Here are a few of our favorite team fundraisers that can be customized for your…

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Summer Block Party Fundraiser

Summer Block Party Fundraiser

A block party fundraiser is ideal for community organizations, neighborhood associations, and any other group offering services in a specific area. Get some tips on turning a neighborhood party into a fundraising opportunity. A block party is a great chance for residents to learn about your organization, meet each other, improve the bonds in the community, and take a day to relax and have fun while spending little money. Make this a real community initiative by partnering with other local…

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