It happens every year. Booster club management transitions to new leadership and important business from the previous months is left unfinished or forgotten altogether. New leaders have to learn the ropes quickly and are often tasked with challenging fundraising initiatives soon after joining the organization. With the whirlwind of activity that comes with leading a booster club, forgetting about booster club tax returns is bound to happen in some organizations….
A softball booster club, like many athletic booster clubs, is a powerhouse of support. Sports program team boosters are an important part of many programs. But some people remain on the fence about whether or not to create a booster club for the softball team….
Ineffective booster club management is a situation that affects many booster clubs all over the world. While we all hope and strive for a perfectly run organization, unfortunately, bad apples do try and ruin things here and there. While not every poor situation leads to legal issues, court fees, and bad press, having ineffective booster club management teams in place can still be catastrophic for the group….
Team building exercises may not be something that you’d expect to happen in a nonprofit organization but they can be just as vital for a booster club as they can be in a much larger corporation. Not only do booster club team building exercises increase volunteer coordination, but they make a positive impact on a club’s bottom line. …
We’ve seen the success and recognition professional soccer is getting through the Women’s USA team World Cup, their championships and the general growing fanbase of Major League Soccer. More than ever, professional soccer is seeing the support it deserves from their leagues and fans. This is translating at the community level as well via increased support for high school soccer teams. One of the best ways to support your school team is by creating a soccer booster club. Athletic booster clubs, such as a soccer booster club help their teams thrive through financial, moral and volunteer support that generate exponential benefits for the team. …
Creating an agriculture booster club for the 4H program makes a lot of sense. The 4H program itself is a very important program for kids that teaches them many lifelong skills and you show a lot of support for this program and the kids when you create a 4H booster club. Your agriculture booster club is one that should be taken seriously as it will require both hands-on involvements as well as moral support and fundraising efforts….
A volleyball booster club provides important support for young athletes. High school volleyball teams are an opportunity for young adults to stretch themselves in fitness, teamwork, and goal-setting. The challenge of this athletic environment also helps young people stay more focused, achieve better grades, increases attendance and improves their graduation rates….
Managing a booster club is an important task often divided into multiple roles. With officer positions, you can delegate tasks and help the group to run more smoothly without putting too much stress on a single person. But, what do you do when there aren’t enough positions to fit your needs? How do you know when to create additional booster club management positions and how do you do so gracefully and with minimal disruption?…
Choosing your booster club mission statement is a task that shouldn’t be taken too lightly. When it comes to creating your booster club, the mission statement is a vital part. It’s something that you will use over and over again while describing and promoting your booster club to the public, both in legal documents as well as conversation….
Across the country, school districts have begun to restrict the number of funds directed to sports programs. In particular, football teams without a football booster club are most at risk because of the high cost of equipment. When program directors have to tighten the budget, they avoid costly items like lineman sleds and new helmets….