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 /
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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 /
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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 /
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While monetary donations are always welcomed and accepted by booster clubs, another form of donation not often talked about is in-kind donations. Booster clubs accept in-kind donations because even though they may not be cash, they hold a monetary value and can do a lot to support a booster club financially.
It’s official: school is back in session. Returning students signal another season of activities and events for booster clubs to sponsor. Tap into the spirit of giving with these 8 super creative spooky Halloween fundraising ideas….
September 3, 2019 /
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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 /
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One of the best ways to raise booster club funds is through fundraising. There are hundreds of unique and different ways that fundraising can be done, but one of the best booster club fundraising techniques is collaborating with local restaurants….
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….
Having a youth orchestra booster club is a great way to support your musical child and their classmates. Music is such an important part of a child’s life and being a part of a student orchestra can benefit them in many ways. While high school popularity may fall around the sports programs, music programs such as band or orchestra are just (if not more) important….
Let’s take advantage of happiest season of the year, summer! This time of year is a great time to engage with donors when you utilize unique summer booster club fundraising ideas to help you maximize the season. One great advantage during summer are longer days and warmer weather which offers a lot of opportunities to employ summer booster club fundraising ideas, especially outdoors.
The pressure to generate more revenue has continued to increase, as every booster club makes sure that their teams have everything from adequate uniforms to upgraded facilities. They often need support from the local community to raise money.
Booster club fundraising has become a popular way to gain much-needed funds for teams of respective departments. While fundraising is not equated with FUN that often – it can be when you get creative with your strategies. Summer is a great time to look at new ways to generate revenue while reimagining older ideas that potentially still have value.
Here are 8 unique summer booster club fundraising ideas to finance the needs of any club….