Fund Raising Alternatives

“Health is our First Wealth”

 

Narragansett Health and Safety Committee

 

 

Creative Financing & Fun Fundraising

Alternatives to selling candy for schools, sports and clubs

 

Hold an event that involves the Community

Gift wrapping

Fun Runs

Bowling Night/Bowl-a-thon

Walk-a-thon

Bike-a-thon

Jump-Rope-a thon

Rent-a-teen- helper(s)

Car Wash(pre-sell tickets)

Singing telegram

Read-a-thon

Talent Shows

Spelling Bee

Science Fairs

Carnivals (Halloween, Spring)

Dances(kids, Sadie Hawkins)

Workshops/classes

Festivals

Recycling cans/bottles/papers

Golf Tournament

Skate night/skate-a-thon

Auction-donated goods & services

Raffles

Magic Show

Family/Glamour Portraits

Treasure hunt/

Scavenger hunt

Tennis/Horseshoe pitching

Competition

Penny wars: penny=1,nickels=5 quarters=25,team with most points wins

Craft class

Conference

 

 

 

 

Need more inspiration?

See if these sites can help you out.

www.brickstonegraphics.com

www.creativelearning.com

www.nudayfundraising.com

www.common-threads.com

www.123fundraising.com

www.partnersforkids.com

www.fundraisingdepot.com

www.fundraisingbatteries.com

www.westernfund.com

 

 

Adapted from California Dept. of Health Services, California Project LEAN, Epidemiology and Health Promotion Section, Contract #01-15285 11/7/02