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Any successful fundraising ideas for monies for school trips?

One of my kids' class is having to face cancelling school trips if there are no funds raised. How do parents help? Any help is appreciated! They do bake sales and popcorn sales.


Asked by Autumn07 at 7:01 PM on Apr. 25, 2011 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • we raised money by buying gift cards from our local grocery store. we get 5% back off of every gift card purchased. we also had craft shows, sold candy bars, sold pizzas and garbage bags. kids would also do chores for people and earn money. have a spaghetti dinner or pancake breakfast.

    Answer by mykidsmom86 at 7:06 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • dine-a-mate books?

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:11 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Sorry, forgot, they're called entertainment books now, I think.

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:12 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Rummage sales, Carnivals (local school has parents donate candy, cokes etch) , silent auctions

    Answer by mlawson803 at 7:36 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • What about a coin collection where the students bring in their change and the room that brings in the most will get a special snack or something like that?

    Answer by bether89 at 12:47 AM on Apr. 26, 2011