5 Steps For Fundraising Success 5 Steps For Fundraising Success

5 steps for
fundraising success

Step 1 - Plan

1. Plan

Set Your Goals

Define the story of why you're fundraising.
Finalize how much money you need to
raise and set a deadline.

Step 2 - Kick-Off

2. Kick-Off

Meet With The Team

Explain your fundraiser's goals to your team members and get them excited about making it a success.

Inform the parents

Hold a meeting or send an email to parents so you can garner their support of parents and keep them involved. Plus, this gives you opportunity to address any questions or concerns early in the process.

Step 3 - Marketing

3. Advertise

Spread The Word

The more people who know about your fundraiser, the more successful it will be. Use social media, email, printable resources and more to help inform as many people as possible.

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Step 4 - Receive Funds

4. Receive Funds


For each month your fundraiser is active and selling products, you'll receive a check for your profit earning.

Step 5 - Follow-Up

5. Follow up

Show gratitude

Never underestimate the power of "thank you." Thank everyone who supported, volunteered and donated throughout your fundraiser. Pictures of your athletes or testimonials about how the fundraiser helped the team reach its goal will be appreciated.