Fundraising Scams Becoming More Prevalent

It seems like every day there’s a new story about scammers taking people’s money by pretending to be helping a charitable group or worthy cause. This morning I read a disturbing article about a new scam using the death of a California Highway Patrol officer to steal money. It got me wondering just how big […]

School Fundraising

I get a lot of questions about school fundraising – what works best, which fundraiser should we do, how can we do better with our next one, etc. Well, there isn’t any one answer that applies to all situations, but there are some generalities that do apply. Parents need to be motivated You can’t fundraise […]

School Fundraising Success

Just posted a new article on school fundraising success. You have to decide which approach you want to take: 1 – Sell products 2 – Organize an event 3 – Sell raffle tickets For elementary schools, I always recommend that you do at least two events a year and one product fundraiser. Do some sort […]