Archive for December, 2011

The great thing about school fundraising is that there is no dearth of ideas to carry out a successful school fundraiser. You can do it in any number of ways. What exactly are the attributes that go in favor of schools when it comes to fundraising? An understanding of this will help you organize a fundraising in a much more effective manner. Schools have a veritable army of volunteers; yes school children make for excellent volunteers. Who can resist the innocent impassioned entreaties of a child committed to a cause? However, care needs to be taken that you do not get kids involved into fundraising at the cost of their curricular and extra-curricular activities. Parents are enthusiastic fundraisers; they contribute with time, effort, and money. Moreover, they can also contribute through their networking skills. Schools have their own grounds, so indoor and outdoor event hosting is not a problem. You can organize an event any time of the year and save on venue costs. So, what exactly makes a good fundraising idea really good? In a nutshell, it has to yield maximum profits with minimum inputs. Everything related with fundraising can be seen through this prism of profits, a good bottom-line. There are...