Unique Fundraising Ideas
Unique Fundraising Ideas
Unique Fundraising Ideas
Unique Fundraising Ideas


Discover the Top 10 Most Unique Fundraising Ideas



Fundraising Cards or Fundraising Discount Cards are the proven number one fundraiser in the U.S.A. Discount cards are great fundraisers because they offer your customers great value. Basically you go out and get 10 - 20 local area merchants to agree to advertise for free on the back of the discount card. You have the card created and printed and then sell the cards for $10 or $20 each. You can make a lot of money, the merchants get a lot of traffic and the card holder gets some great deals. This is the best fundraising idea.

This might not be the healthiest option, but selling candy as a fundraiser can really raise money quickly. Most candy fundraisers provide 100 percent profit, since the items will cost you about 50 cents each (when purchased in bulk) and you can sell them for a dollar. If you choose popular candy your friends and neighbors will find it hard to resist!

Everybody loves fresh baked cookies which makes selling cookie dough very easy. You can sell using a brochure and collect your money when pre ordering. At the end of your sale you place a bulk order and you can use the money you collect during your sale.



Most fundraising golf tournaments charge a premium to ensure that the green fees are covered and that the additional costs of running the tournament are covered. If you price the tournament the right way, there will still be a reasonably significant profit from the event.



Find a local area car wash business to sponsor your fundraiser event at their car wash site, or start a do it yourself car wash in a prominent parking lot where you supply the workers, soap, water, and towels. Kids can design signs to advertise your fundraiser on nearby street corners. Give credit to any local sponsors on your posters or flyers, and they'll probably be glad to help your school or organization. This is a great fundraiser for teenagers to get involved in.



This is a good fundraiser because it works! You can do the old standard fifty/fifty raffle where the winner gets half of the money raised, or a lucky ticket raffle, where students and parents collect donated prizes from local business and then sell lucky tickets that give people a shot at winning the prizes. Raffles work best in conjunction with some other events like a school fair or a sports game. With prizes donated by the local area businesses, you can make 100 perecent profit and have a great time along the way!



Target your family, friends and local businesses to donate items. Next set up the auction and ask people to bid on the items. Your friends may get some great items at a good price and the proceeds can make your fundraiser a success.



The price is what makes lollipop so attractive for fundraising events. You can purchase lollipops in just about any shape and flavor so sports teams can get sports shaped lolly pops. Most groups purchase lollipops for $.25 and sell them for $.50 so they double their money on every lollipop sold.



Silicone wristbands are the fundraising idea that keeps on giving. Not only can you make money for your cause by buying high quality silicone wristbands for a low cost and selling them for a profit, you can custom imprint your own message on the wristband to spread ongoing awareness about your topic.



Apparel fundraising is a fundraiser idea that every school, church, club and sports team should be using. It is an on going fundraiser as supporters will always want to buy new supporter clothing. Year in and year out this fundraiser can be successful if done correctly, and if you get creative with it you can build some great spirit in your school or club!



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