The Steps for Organizing Football Fundraisers

Organizing football fundraisers is often an eye-opening experience for first-timers. It’s more than just the selling aspect; there’s all the planning that leads up to the selling, and football fundraisers can often be quite large and complicated. This means that organization is important, so you’ll want to start out by building your football fundraisers from the ground up and not leaving any steps out. Once you get everything laid out and organized, the executing of a football fundraiser is really not that difficult.

The first part of organizing football fundraisers is to make sure you understand exactly what your aims are, and what sort of effort you will have to make to achieve them. This may sound like a nebulous task, but as soon as you start writing down numbers it will all start to solidify and make sense. Calculate how much money you need to make from football fundraisers, check and double-check those numbers, and then make a master list of everyone that will be involved in the sales. From there you can figure out exactly how much each person in your group will be responsible for, and this can help you see clearly what kind of football fundraisers you need to be looking at.<

Finding appropriate football fundraising ideas for your group is the next step, and there’s no one right way to go about this. Just keep your goals and your group in mind and start looking through our pages of football fundraisers. If you have a large group, you could go with something like a pretzel fundraiser. If you have a smaller group and are worried about profit levels, perhaps something like scratch cards would work better for you as a football fundraiser.

Football fundraisers can be a lot of fun if you get the hard work out of the way first. Once you have your numbers worked out and your fundraiser has chosen, just trust that you have done your work well, and enjoy the satisfaction that comes from running football fundraisers that really make a difference for the team.

Lip Shaped Lollipops

Nothing is sweeter than hugs and kisses. Except when they are formed into a lollipop!  Lip Shaped Lollipops make it easy for supporters to share the love of your cause. The fun shape and yummy flavors will bring in a bushel, and a peck, of profits. There is only a 1 case minimum and you will make a 50% profit on every lollipop you sell.

What You Should Know

Yummy Lips, Lip Shaped Lollipops offer the same profit regardless of the number of cases that you purchase. Sell the lollipops for two times the cost of the lollipops. Meaning, you will double your investment no matter how many cases you purchase. Here is a quick profit chart for you to review:

Profit and Cost

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Cases Bought Cost Per Case Profit %
1 min $320.00 50%
Volleyball scratch cards

Are you tired of going back and forth looking for a volleyball fundraiser? The buck can stop, and be made, here with volleyball scratch cards. This fundraising idea is sure to net your team a big profit.

 

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:

 

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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%
Dinner and Movie Card

More convenient than the mega-deal volumes of the past, Dinner and Movie cards satisfy two common needs. First, the desire to have a fun night out. Second, the card gives a feeling of having something to look forward to for an entire year!  Welcome at thousands of retailers across the country, this fundraiser offers something for everyone to enjoy. 

What You Should Know

You pay only $4 per card and sell them for $10. That equates to 60% profit or $6 profit for each card you sell. There is a 75 card minimum. Shipping is FREE.

Profit and Cost

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Cards Bought Cost Per Card Profit %
75 min $4.00 60%
Main Street Sweet Shoppe Candy Fundraising

The Main Street Sweet Shop has reinvigorated candy fundraising. It has exciting new products, and people love the 1 case minimum. This fundraiser comes with free shipping and has high-profit percentages.  Plus, gummy bears and sour gummies keep people ordering more!

What You Should Know

You will receive 2 carriers per case. There are 40 bags of each fantastic flavor!

  • Original Sour Jacks
  • Nuclear Sqworms
  • Sour Jacks Watermelon

Profit and Cost

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Cases Bought Cost Per Case Profit %
1 min $120.00 50%
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