Relay for Life Fundraising Ideas

Relay for Life Fundraiser

Are you a member of a team looking for Relay for Life fundraising ideas? We have experience helping Relay for Life teams all over the country. The team sizes and fundraising goals make a big difference in choosing the most effective fundraiser for your group.

Lollipop fundraising works well for smaller teams with modest requirements. For Relay for Life fundraising teams with larger goals, candy sales are a popular choice. Profit percentages on candy sales range from 40% all the up to 55% depending on how much candy you buy. Additionally, we have a plethora of brochure or pre-sell type fundraisers available to teams. We’ve seen many larger teams choose to pre-sell products like cookie dough, coffee, candles, pretzels, and other similar items with great results.

Here we provide a starting point to locate the best Relay for Life fundraising ideas for you.  Included are programs that do not require any money upfront, others that offer extremely high profits, and still others that have very low minimums. If you don’t find the perfect Relay for Life fundraiser on this page we invite you to continue to browse our website to explore other fundraising ideas.

Below on this page, you will find fundraising suggestions along with a list of articles written specifically about Relay for Life fundraising. We hope you’ll find all the information you need here. If you prefer, please call one of our fundraising specialists toll-free (866) 874-8383 any time.  We will be glad to help you choose the best fundraiser for your needs.

 

Money scratch cards

Our Money Scratch Cards are the top-selling of our fundraising scratch cards because it clearly indicates you are raising money. The neutral, and direct message, makes them appropriate for any type of fundraising group. Scratch card fundraising is one of the highest profit fundraisers available. Each card raises $100.

What You Should Know

Here is an example of the coupon page you give to the people as a “Thank You” for participating. You can also create a custom coupon handout with your town’s unique businesses.

As you can see from the profit chart below the lowest profit percentage you will make from using scratch cards for fundraisers is 70%. There are, however, price breaks that can increase your profit percentage. The more cards you purchase the higher your profit potential for each card. The profits and profit percentages shown are based on successfully having all 50 dots scratched off on your scratch card:

Profit and Cost

 

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Cards Bought Cost Per Card Each Card Raises Your Profit $ Your Profit %
100 $10.00 $100.00 $9,000 90%
25 $12.00 $100.00 $2,200 88%
10 $15.00 $100.00 $850 85%
1 min. $30.00 $100.00 $70 70%
Snackin' in the USA Fundraiser

The Snackin’ in the USA fundraiser gives you 20 mouth-watering treats to choose from. All products are made from premium quality nuts and candies. It costs absolutely nothing to get started. Simply let us know how many participants you have and we’ll send 1 order-taker for each of them, at no charge.

What You Should Know

Snackin’ in the USA is a fantastic fundraising program. Easy Fundraising Ideas give you a 50% profit on each and every snack you sell. The only additional charge is a $65 shipping fee if your group sells less than 150 snacks.

Profit and Cost

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Items Bought % Profit Free Shipping
150 plus 50% YES
1 to 149 50% No
Welch’s Fruit Snacks

Welch’s are America’s favorite fruit snacks which make them a fabulous fundraising product.  Fruit is the first ingredient and they are an excellent source of  Vitamins A, C, and E. Welch’s Fruit Snacks are also fat-free, gluten-free, have no preservatives, and come in over 10 varieties. If you are looking for a healthier alternative to chocolate bars or lollipops, consider selling our Welch’s Fruit Snacks Variety Pack.

What You Should Know

You sell each bag of fruit snacks for $1 each. Profits from selling Welch.s Fruit Snacks are determined based on the number of cases you purchase.
The more cases you purchase the lower your cost per case. Take a look at the profit chart below for details.

Profit and Cost

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Cases Bought % Profit Cost Per Case
60+ 40% $65.00
40 – 59 37% $68.00
20 – 39 35% $70.00
1 – 19 33% $72.00
Baseball Lollipops Fundraising

The appeal of a lollipop is undeniable. That is one reason why Lollipop Fundraisers are so successful. Lollipops are also one of the most affordable fundraising products available. They are cost-effective to purchase and have an attractive selling price. Our assortment of lollipops provides the perfect pop for your group. More great news! All lollipop fundraisers have a minimum purchase of 1 case. Shipping is free and you make a 50% profit on every lollipop you sell.

Lollipop fundraisers are unique in that there are choices galore. We offer more than a dozen different shapes and types of lollipops. You can choose from different shapes depending on the time of year and the type of group you have. There are Christmas shapes, Valentine’s Day shapes, and sports shaped lollipops.

Keep in mind, candy fundraisers are direct sell programs. Meaning you buy the product from us and sell it directly to your supporters. Collect the cash and that’s it! If your group does not have money to purchase products,  lollipop fundraisers may not be the best choice. In that case, we recommend our no upfront money options.

We offer a low price guarantee on all of our lollipop fundraisers. If you find the exact same lollipops, shipped directly to your door at no cost, for a lower price we will match that offer. Have no doubt you are getting the best deal right here.

Heritage Fundraising Candles

Did you know that candle fundraisers offer high profits,  attractive pricing, and a product that lights people up?

We’ve partnered with Heritage Candles to design candles specifically for the fundraising industry. These are some of the finest candles available today. They are hand-poured, highly fragrant, long burning, and affordably priced. Together we designed fundraising candles for every imaginable group. You’ll find candles for church groups, candles for the holidays, wickless candles, and low price point candles.

Before you choose a national brand and settle for lower profits please take a peek at our 50% profit, no minimum candle fundraisers. We will give you everything you need to sell candles including colorful brochures, order forms, and cash collection envelopes.

Continue down the page to learn everything you need to know about choosing the best candle fundraiser fo your group.

What You Should Know

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Profit and Cost

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  • Free brochures for your participants
  • Free Shipping
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