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With umpteen numbers of fundraising ideas available, you do need to choose the most
suitable one which suits your fundraising purpose

You could even approach ex-students, members of the parent teacher association to plan
and chip for the required cause. With dedicated involvement of students, the fundraising
drive gains further momentum.

The most popular ones being bake sales, cookie dough sales, organizing discos and
parties. You could even organize car wash drives or make young students sell chocolates
in the neighbourhood. Even parents of the children could chip in with their valuable
efforts by selling chocolates amongst their office colleagues and friends. Well, the entire
process of a fund raiser works like a chain and once it gets accepted, the fundraising is
truly set to become a grand success.

You can even plan an online fundraiser. Planning and setting up an online fundraiser is
relatively economical and quick to set up. By pooling in suitable talent, you can easily set
up a fund raising website and invite people to visit the website all the same.

Whichever method, you opt for a fundraiser you do need to proceed in a well planned
manner. You are required to first plan and chalk out the basic plan of the fundraising
campaign. You also need to set target on how many funds you need to raise. This stage
includes preparing a list of potential people who would be willing to contribute for a
social cause. You do need to plan out how you are going to introduce the topic and
request for their contribution. The request and the formal note of thank you should be
well drafted and rehearsed a couple of times by the volunteers who are going to move
around for raising funds. If young children are going to be involved in the fundraising
campaign, it makes sense to brief them thoroughly about the cause and how to approach
potential people. You should also make it a point to brief and inform their parents about
their participation in the fundraising drive. You could brief them through email or by a
telephonic conversation or even meet them personally whichever is convenient to both
the parties.

Fundraising and the ability to organize and manage it successfully requires proper skills
and planning. In the initial stages though this may seem pretty tough but as you progress
to organizing many fundraisers, they will seem quite easy and feasible to organize.

There is no dearth of ideas for school fund raising, it is simply necessary to choose the
right one and implement it in the right manner to raise as many funds as possible for your

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