Booster Club Management

Stop Booster Club Embezzlement By Setting Up These Systems

Putting in plans to stop booster club embezzlement before they ever begin is a great way to keep up with your booster club security. While it’s not the most fun topic to discuss, it is an important one that should be addressed.

Booster club embezzlement happens all of the time, so you should never blindly believe that it couldn’t happen to your group. You never know who has tried sticking their hand into the money pot or trimmed a few numbers to keep you none the wiser.

This is one of the biggest reasons why it’s important to trust but verify and keep some great guidelines in place to prevent theft before it happens….

May 12, 2020 / by / in
Pros and Cons of a Booster Club Shopify Website

As you grow your booster club, you may be considering addin to your online presence by creating a booster club shopify website so that people can easily find you and find information about your club, events, and any merchandise you might sell. Sites like Shopify make designing and building your own website without knowing code extremely easy. The question is, is Shopify right for your booster club?  If not, then which platform should you use? Popular platforms offer different features and focuses, so choosing one depends on what kind of website you wish to create….

May 5, 2020 / by / in ,
Start A Wrestling Booster Club To Support Your Wrestling Team

There are many sports activities that capture the interest of student athletes but may not have widespread or popular support.  When it comes to booster clubs you normally associate them with marching band or more popular athletics such as football, basketball, baseball etc. While these more widely popular sports benefit from booster club support, there is no reason that less popular athletic activities can’t enjoy booster club support as well.  Case in point – creating a wrestling booster club! Whether it’s middle school or high school wrestling, we’ll examine how a booster club crucially benefits your school wrestling program….

April 28, 2020 / by / in
The Many Ways A Baseball Booster Club Supports Its Team

When you hear school baseball team it’s easy to overlook how the team runs successfully. What if we told you that the baseball booster club is an integral part of that success? It’s understandable to think that just having a school baseball team may be enough to attract players to the team and students to the stands. But who recruits players? Who organizes the fundraisers, and helps to get the team the new equipment? Who ensures that the team even exists as budgets are cut? Players don’t just flock to your school baseball team and tickets aren’t magically sold. It takes leg-work, advertising, meetings, phone calls, events, recruiting, and so much more to run a successful school baseball team… Enter your school baseball booster club….

March 10, 2020 / by / in
How to avoid Booster Club Tax Mistakes in reporting to the IRS

Every year the IRS makes amendments to the current tax codes in an attempt to make them easier and more efficient. Unfortunately, these changes mean booster club tax mistakes are very likely.

To keep on top of things and to avoid common tax preparation mistakes it’s important to look into new tax law changes that come into effect and see how they affect your booster club. Booster club tax preparation mistakes can come at a cost to your organization, so knowing how to avoid them is crucial to keeping your group up and running properly.

January 21, 2020 / by / in
The Positive Impact A Basketball Booster Club Has On Its Team & Community

If you’ve ever thought about starting a basketball booster club, but aren’t sure if it’s worth the time and effort, you’ve come to the right place. A high school or middle school basketball booster club can have a profound impact on your student, team, school, and community, helping them flourish in ways you may not have considered. Here are just a few of the positive impacts a sports booster club can make….

January 14, 2020 / by / in
What Information Is Needed For Booster Club Tax Preparation

Booster club tax preparation is an important part of properly maintaining your booster club. Preparing taxes for booster clubs can be a little tricky as there are more forms and information than a standard personal tax return. This is a big reason why it is important to hire a professional IRS tax preparation service to do the reports on behalf of the organization, to ensure that it is being done correctly….

January 7, 2020 / by / in