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In addition to your typical large-scale fundraisers, which can be fantastic earners, sometimes thinking small can be good as well. A great mini-fundraiser is the ‘term lunch’. You can make a reasonable profit from these events a few times per year; add them all together and it can make a tidy sum!
In all the craziness of organising your event, the aftermath and the wrap up, it’s important to remember to thank the sponsors who are so important in making sure our fundraising events are a success.
The more organised committees around Australia are already starting work on their fundraising plan for 2016.
Episode 1 of The Volunteer Diaries on Mamamia. The Volunteer Diaries, aka ‘How to Not be a B!*# to Volunteers’ is a parody on volunteering in schools and clubs.
I am a huge advocate of volunteering as a pathway to connecting with the people around you. As a big picture, it’s about community-building. On a personal level, it’s about making connections and friends. It’s about belonging. Some call it ‘friend-raising’ rather than fundraising.
We’ve looked at common problems for fundraising with teenagers, now let’s talk about high school fundraising ideas that work really…