10 Great Tips To Get You Started Planning Your Fall Fundraiser

Summertime is an opportunity to relax and enjoy the summer with friends and family. If your looking to do a fundraiser for your schools,school group,church groups,or school sports team the time is know to plan your Fall Fundraiser. Preparation is key and so is getting a early start. So we will cover a few tips that will help you prepare for your Fall fund raising event.

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We suggest that it takes about 60 to 90 days to plan and host your fund raising event in order to achieve maximum results. That is why you should take the bull by the horns and get started.


The beginning of summer is the time to start planning for the successful Fundraiser you to achieve in the Fall. We have been working with schools for 17 years and have a ton of success stories to share with you. Just ask and we can forward you information on all the schools we have worked with and share their success stories with you. So take Advantage of working with Scholar Discount Card are:

  • No Money Upfront
  • Over 90% Profit
  • Customized school discount card for your school
  • Bonus Program – 100 cards FREE and $100 cash for every 500 cards ordered.
  • Quick turnaround time – 5 to 7 days for printing of your cards


Get started early in July to allow for more card sells and less competition from other groups selling discount cards in your area.. We have heard this statement so many times”We could have raised so much more money if we only started planning our Fund raising earlier. With more planning we could have achieved a more successful fundraiser.


Here are a few simple things you can do over your summer vacation to prepare for your Fall Fundraiser.


1. Register your event early – We have so much information available on our website,www.scholars-discount-card.com to find the program that best fits your needs.


This will give you the time to deal with one of our Fund raising Experts to customize a program thy fits your budget and meets your fund raising goals.



2.Go with a proven Winner in the Industry, over 17 years in business. This gives you time to find the right Fund raising company. A company with a proven track record in helping schools achieve their fund raising goals.




3.Allow Time To Prepare- Give yourself amble time to really understand how Fund raising program works. We have a ton of resources at your disposal and a well educated team to answer your questions and help guide thorough the Fund arising process. Custer service and personal relationships truly matter in the High School Fund raising Industry.



4.)Become familiar with the Fund raising Program. What funds are needed? How much do you need from start to finish? What is the process? What is you ROI(Return On Investment.)?

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5.Get Your Forms, Team,and Marketing Material Ready Early- Prepare your Marketing Material and view some beautiful customized school discount cards we have designed for successful school fundraisers in the past. Get your forms ready, letters to send out to the community,Press Release, and actions to spread the word via Social Media.


You are welcome to check our site for more information. If you require more information or would like to speak with one of team members please call 1-888-285-0869


If you have an idea for a new document that helped with your event, send it to us. We’ll post it for others to use!


6. Begin to create a list Potential Business Sponsors – A great deal of the pre-planning we suggest is crucial is begin to create your list. We will work closely with to develop a list of potentiality businesses


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7. Get Your Group Ready to do the pre-fundraising work- At this point you have established key roles for your people a plan to execute the necessary task. A week after sending the letters, assign event committee members to follow up with your potential businesses. Inform the parents and businesses how the program will work and benefit everyone involved. This is Win-Win for the school-kids-parents,and businesses.


8. Get Email Addresses and Get Social – After several years, we think we’ve discovered the formula for fund raising success: Communication + Motivation = Participation = Donation


Manage your event from your home computer. Build you list and communicate directly with everyone via your email list, you social networks and your website.


9. Be Prepared To Work Hard On Getting Quality Lists and Spreading the message- Work hard at getting email addresses and using Social Networks for your participants will significantly increase communications with participants and parents and increase the success of your fund raising campaign! Put aside during the summer to determine your strategy and constantly update your mailing list.


10.Be prepared to change and flexible with the preparations for your Fundraiser-Some things may work, other activity may not produce the desired results. Learn from your mistakes. So by the time the Fundraiser comes you and your team will be prepared to hit budget and achieve your fund raising goals.


So let’s get ready and start our Fall Fundraiser for your school. Scholar Discount Card is Licensed and bonded, Scholars Discount Card specializes in discount card fundraiser programs for cheerleading teams, sports teams, schools, churches and other non-profit organizations. For over 17 years, we’ve been providing easy fund raising ideas for non-profit organizations from California to Maine. We work with school groups nationwide to achieve their fund raising goals.


Author- Brian Braker

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