You may not realize it, but having your booster club partner with local media is one of the most effective ways to get the word out about your organization and to get free promotion to your community. Not only would local media partnerships do well for your booster club but it can also help to benefit your school as well….
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….
St. Patrick’s Day Fundraisers are great for booster clubs because it helps to not only make a little extra revenue, but it can also be done in a very fun way. Unlike some more serious booster fundraisers, St. Patricks day fundraising ideas usually fall around the more fun and creative categories….
Booster clubs are known for being pretty serious about the school and students, but take a break from all of the seriousness and enjoy some wacky fundraiser events that can liven up the month and bring some fun education and money to the club with these Pi Day fundraising ideas….
For over 30 years, March has been officially claimed as the month of observance for Music In Our Schools in an effort to bring more music education and appreciation to the nation. Designated by the National Association for Music Education, Music In Our Schools month has brought awareness and familiarity with the benefits of Music In Our Schools and the impact that it has on student’s lives….
It would be fantastic if all your booster club had to do was announce a fundraising event on social media and have thousands show up in support. Truth is, this doesn’t happen for anyone, even the most skilled event planners.
Instead, you must create attractive and informative flyers to hand out to supporters. You must create promotional materials that will help market your booster club event – luckily there are plenty of free online design apps to help you!…
Theater in our schools month is full of great opportunities for your booster club and you are most likely missing out on them. With the proper planning and forethought, your booster club can use this month to do some unique school theater fundraisers and promotions. Bringing in more money to the extracurricular activity your club supports as well as promoting it are two things that you should want to do because it helps to better the student’s lives that much more….
The holidays are a great opportunity to make money for your booster club and starting in October you can see just how great they can be. From Halloween, all the way up until New Year you have at least one holiday per month for several months in a row. There is plenty of chances to make money during these holidays and your by the time they’re over your booster club should be pretty expert in holding and hosting fundraisers. Planning a Valentine’s Day fundraiser isn’t much different….
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.
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….