What to Consider In A Booster Club Leadership Transition Period

The start of a new school year arouses excitement and nervousness among students and school administrators about the prospects of what lie ahead. Booster club members know well this means new faces in the roles of club governance too. Here are a few ideas about what to consider when your booster club leadership transition occurs that will help you plan and promote for success.

October 15, 2019 / by / in
Unique Booster Club Homecoming Marketing Opportunities

The leaves are beginning to fall off the trees, the weather is turning colder, and spending your Friday nights at the local high school football game is what you look forward to all week. As a booster club member, you know that one of the most important events will be happening soon, homecoming. This means unique booster club homecoming marketing opportunities are a top priority….

October 8, 2019 / by / in
The Basics of Booster Club Instagram Marketing

Have you heard of this new thing called Instagram? Of course, you have; along with 1 billion other monthly users of the nearly decade-old social networking app. If you’re not currently using the platform as part of your online promotion regiment, then get ready for a quick course in the basics of booster club Instagram marketing.

For anyone in the early phases of launching a new club, check out Booostr’s how-to on creating an Instagram account. We recommend establishing a Facebook account for your club as well, as the two share many administrative, financial and managerial functions. Once your designated administrator completes the club profile page, they can access Instagram’s settings and mark your account’s business profile to non-profit.

October 1, 2019 / by / in
Ways A Booster Club Can Lose Non-Profit Status

While gaining a non-profit status is a rather straightforward process, maintaining and keeping it can prove to be more difficult. There are many nonprofit laws in place that a group must follow. A non-profit organization can lose non-profit status if they don’t follow the rules and nonprofit guides. These rules are set in place by the IRS and outlined in the 501(c)(3) documents you must follow as a nonprofit.

Booster clubs have nonprofit status because they are a charitable organization not looking to profit off of their financial gains. A Booster club’s nonprofit status can be removed if there are any nonprofit company mistakes, which is why this a great reason to keep booster club management up to date on the rules and guides. That way, nothing risks your current booster club status with the IRS.  The following outline some of the more common ways that a booster club could lose it’s non-profit status.

September 24, 2019 / by / in
How an Odyssey of the Mind Booster Club Supports its Team

The role a booster club plays in aiding schools and students participating in sports and non-athletic activities can not be overstated. An Odyssey of the Mind Booster Club can help open a world of discovery for the students of your school. Assisting with an Odyssey of the Mind competition isn’t quite the same as backing your typical fine arts or music program event. Here are a few insights into how an Odyssey of the Mind Booster Club supports its team.

September 17, 2019 / by / in
The Basics of Booster Club Facebook Marketing

Millions of daily users are active on the social media juggernaut Facebook. From sharing news and entertainment to promoting new ideas and raising awareness for a cause, it’s a way for individuals, groups, and businesses to connect with others both locally and globally. Put the power of social media to work for your club with community-level online marketing. Let’s explore the basics of booster club Facebook marketing for newbies and veterans alike. …

August 27, 2019 / by / in
The Basics of Booster Club Twitter Marketing

Finding new ways to promote your booster club to your target audience can be difficult. If you are looking for some ways to promote your booster club online, consider Twitter if you are not already on there. Booster club Twitter marketing is similar to managing other social media profiles – but with it’s own set of best practices.

Yes there are a ton of different social media platforms such as Facebook or Instagram, and many times the first question people ask is: why should I use Twitter? Not only does Twitter limit the length of your posts – it means managing yet another online profile and creating the content targeted towards that audience.

With more than 126 million daily active users, and a good portion of those being of a younger audience  – booster club Twitter marketing may be a great way to talk to a new segment of your local target audience!  Let’s take a deeper dive into why Twitter may make sense as part of your club promotion strategy….

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