PLANNING A FUNDRAISER • Pick a campaign leader • Establish a fundraising goal • Promote your event • Sell, sell, sell
Picking a Campaign Leader • Will stay motivated throughout fundraiser • Organized • Good Communication Skills • Stays excited about the fundraiser
Establish a goal • Must have a budget (Trails End Budget Planner is great!!!!) • Determine the amount you need to raise • Determine how much of the product you are selling you will need
Sell and Promote • Use the media-newspaper and radio • Social media Facebook • Flyers, posters • Sell product at community centers, shopping centers • Scouts parents work place • Sell to family and friends first (a sure sale)
Offer Incentives to Scouts • Pizza Party • Prizes • Pie Throwing (very fun) • Soaker Gun Party • Trophy/Ribbons • Anything that is fun to a kid!!!!!
Fundraisers • McDonalds Pancake Dinners (100% profit) • Applebee’s Pancake Breakfast • Bob Evans Community Fundraiser • Pizza Hut Fundraiser • Chiavetta’s Chicken BBQ • Swann’s Fundraiser • Candy and Chocolate sales