Need some help planning for and holding an informative, stress-free event for families? We put together some tips and tricks for making parents feel welcome, handling small children who attend and creating an engaging and memorable presentation.
Purpose Understand that this event is to provide a time for parents to meet the teacher and review expectations. It is not a time for individual conferences.… Read More
It’s almost July 4th and school is still at least a month off. Are the kids bored? Need some activities to keep them busy? We put together a list of some popular activities that won’t break the bank. Put your favorites in a jar and you will have “boredom” solutions ready to go.
1. Stargaze in your backyard Take a blanket and lay in the backyard (park or beach) and look at the stars.… Read More
Most organizations and schools use incentives to encourage participation in their Get Active Fundraiser. But what is the best way to incorporate these incentives? We have a few smart strategies to consider while planning your event.
Incent or not Incent? Most schools struggle with the decision to offer incentives to encourage participation in its fundraiser. Concerns about taking away from instructional time, sending the wrong message about consumerism, putting pressure on children, rewarding with a toy or gadget for doing a good job are the big reasons why schools do not offer incentives.… Read More
So, you have decided you want to host a Get Active Fundraiser. The next crucial decision is to pick an event date. Choosing a good date can have a critical impact on the attendance at your event. Seems simple, right? Choosing an event date can be very challenging.
Below are a few items to keep in mind when choosing your Get Active FUNdraiser date.… Read More
If it’s your first time hosting a Get Active Fundraising event, you may be wondering how much you should charge for someone to attend your event. There are a few things to consider when you’re selecting your pricing scale, and this simple guide will walk you through it.
The right registration price should reflect the value of your event and help you reach your fundraising goal.… Read More