Instead of wasting lots of precious time on thinking what’s the best fundraising idea, go with what works. Setting up a car wash fundraiser may not be the most original thing to do, but it has always proven to bring great results. As long as you settle your team on a high traffic area and generate a sound attention-capturing system, the rest practically takes care of itself. Unlike complicated fundraiser event ideas, a car wash is a simple concept to apply. However, you still need some minimum planning.
First things first. Design or have someone design a simple straight to the point flyer that includes the following:
– Purpose of your fundraising group
– Price of the car wash
– Location and time
– Any other information that relates to your cause
In order for you and your team to be extra successful with your car wash fundraiser, you have to squeeze everything you can out of it. For example, while the car washing is taking place you can sell coupons and make an extra profit. If you notice that you can’t handle everything, consider partnering yourself with another group with similar values. Charge an extra...