No matter what activity your child is involved in, be it a church youth group or a sport or any other group activity, chances are you will be asked at some point to participate in youth fundraising. In fact, you may even have been asked to be in charge of organizing your youth fundraising effort, which can be a daunting prospect if you’ve never done such a thing before. However, youth fundraising is nothing to be scared of – with a few useful hints and ideas, soon you’ll be on your way to putting together a successful youth fundraiser effort.
Youth fundraising is not rocket science, but that doesn’t mean you can just walk into it unprepared. There is, in fact, some planning to be done, and some numbers to be crunched. You already know that your youth group needs money, but do you know exactly how much? Different youth fundraising activities are aimed at different levels of profit and different sizes of groups, so depending on what level of profit you need and how many people will be participating, this may affect what sorts of youth fundraising activities you choose.
Once you know exactly what your financial goals are, choosing a fundraising activity that is both appropriate for youth and right for your specific group is the important step. Youth fundraising is some of the most common fundraisings around, so choosing a fundraising activity is as simple as browsing through our youth fundraising ideas, reading up about them, and choosing the one that will work best for you.
It really is that easy once you put in the initial effort – have a look through our fantastic range of youth fundraisers, and familiarize yourself with the benefits of each one. If you have any questions or are still confused about something, simply contact your fundraising consultant for the best advice on how to choose the youth fundraising activity that is right for you and your group.