This guide offers lesson plans and ideas to give your pupils the skills and know how about creating their own fundraising event. Make it a long term class project allowing your students to choose the cause, create events and competitions all whilst learning the value of giving (along with organization and teamwork).
There is nothing worse than last minute stress to take out all the fun from fundraising. Follow these steps to ensure that your event is not only successful, but also fun! Number three is a good reminder to ask everyone - maybe people can't donate money, but they could offer their time, some businesses may even provide products or vouchers as prizes. Allow your pupils creativity to run wild and put the in charge of number five...
Parents can be the secret weapon on the world of fundraising. Use this article to help get the most out of your parents. It highlights the need to tap into the various skills and time that parents can offer. Having some adults to help clean up after the bake sale is just as important as the team of adults organizing and planning the event, by valuing all jobs and your parents, fundraising will become a breeze!
Some are simple, some require a little more help and input, all are fun and effective! I love that this list not only includes ideas such a bake sales and quiz nights, but it also helps you out by offering bake sale recipes and quiz night questions!