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Fantastically Easy Fundraising Ideas


There are many things that people can do in order to raise funds for a local organization or to raise money for a cause. The following information will provide some easy fundraising ideas for people to do when they sponsor a fundraising event.

Line Dancing

Line dancing is a fun way for people to raise money for a cause. The best thing about line dancing is that different people from all walks of life can engage in this activity. As a matter of fact each culture has their own version of the line dancing and people can easily adjust this type of program to fit the group of people that they are trying to appeal.

Line dancing can be performed at a local gym, recreation center or large dance hall. In some instances people can even hold the event outdoors at a public location. Sponsors should charge participants a fee to dance. They could even have a contest to see who is the best dancer or which person is able to dance the longest. The fund raising possibilities with line dancing is only limited by a person’s creativity.

Bake Good Sales

Do not underestimate the power of sweets. People have been selling cakes, cookies and candy for years and making lots of money doing so. Why does this work? It works because so many people like to eat desserts and sweets. Fund raisers should find a person who has the ability to make some really good cakes and dessert dishes. Then they should sell them to the public for at least two weeks. If the desserts are good people will spend the money to buy the treats. This has been proven to work in the past and it will be beneficial for any person who sells this type of product.

Karaoke Contest

People like to sing and perform. Since they do, sponsors can host a karaoke competition that could last for about a month. They should make it an elimination type of thing where competitors have to go up against each other over a period of time to see who will be the ultimate singer in the competition. Entrants should pay a fee to enter the contest. The fee should be non-refundable and clearly explained to the contestants. A cash prize should be given to the winner and the rest of the money should to toward a cause.

Knowledge Bowl

People like to test out their knowledge against others and having a knowledge bowl will be something that people will like to do. This is a friendly form of competition that could involve spelling bees, contests involving facts and knowing mathematical concepts or ideas. Sponsors can have different contests set up for grade or age levels or they can pit old against young. The possibilities are virtually unlimited with how these types of competitions can be organized and run.

There are many things that people can do to raise money for a cause, event or organization. Sponsors should figure out what would work best for their particular situation and then use that activity.