As the world adjusts to working and learning online, organizations like booster clubs keep finding creative ways to overcome the hurdles of COVID-19. Luckily, an online bake sale fundraiser is easier than ever to organize in 2021….
Have you ever considered changing your booster club into a booster club 501c3 Organization? Do you know what 501c3 tax exemption is and how it differs from a non-exempt nonprofit organization? Let’s break it down.
It’s possible your booster club organization is already a registered nonprofit organization with your state. It is also possible that while your organization is a nonprofit, it has never registered for 501c3 tax exemption at the federal level. The key difference between a nonprofit and 501c3, is that you first register as a nonprofit with your state, and then register as 501c3 tax exempt with the federal government. To become a 501c3 there are some additional application steps and annual guidelines you need to follow,…
In these days and times it is imperative that every organization havve some sort of online presence. A business without a website or even simple online presence is missing the opportunity for substantial growth. A social media profile is an easy way to have an online profile, but you don’t ever fully control the profile among other issues. Having a website for your organization becomes important to ensure that your club always has control of it’s own little corner of the internet. Because of the importance of a website, the first step is understanding the best booster club website hosting solutions available in 2021….
Booster club management don’t often need to hire contractor workers. However, sometimes they need outside services for tasks such as graphic design, accounting services, legal assistance, and more. In a best-case scenario, a member of the booster club can provide these services pro bono (such as with drafting IRS forms and handling taxes)….
In an age where the internet has become king, it is still important to note the importance of promotional printing services and other quick printing solutions directed at serving small businesses. The best online printing services are a pillar for smart businesses and their marketing. It could be posters, brochures, or even a premiere looking business card; a perfectly executed printing project can bring your business to life and deliver your message effectively and to a greater audience. Trustworthy online printing services, when utilized correctly, can breathe life into your business and can mean the difference between growth or stagnation….
As a booster program develops over the years, the workload that accompanies this success becomes overwhelming to a pared-down booster club management team. In response, executive positions in the organization often feel they need to create and fill a booster club vice president leadership role….
With the new year already underway, it’s an excellent opportunity to sell fresh and exciting new custom apparel to support your booster club financial goals. Especially at a time like now, where most daily routines are solely online, the demand for a sense of community is leading. As e-commerce continues to grow, so do the resources available to support you through the online merchandise ordering process. If you have access to a computer, you can get started as soon as today, it’s never been easier! With many options, it’s critical that you find booster club apparel printers that makes your operation more efficient….
Booster clubs are an excellent way to support the sports, arts, and other organizations at your school. However, you don’t want to run into any legal or monetary troubles while cheering your fellow classmates on. Alongside forgetting to file tax returns, one of the most common problems we see with booster clubs is not collecting sales tax because they didn’t know how to or they forgot. But, we want to help you avoid this all too common misstep….
As a new season approaches , there are so many different ideas, tasks, and questions zooming through your booster club management’s heads. It can feel overwhelming, thinking of an entire year of fundraising and programming for your booster club. How do you keep everyone informed? This is where the power of your booster club marketing plan comes into play!…
Running a Booster Club often comes with a major learning curve. The leadership team must research the best practices, get a pulse on the student body, understand advertising, learn how to plan massive events, understand fundraising techniques, and a seemingly endless list of other tasks. By having a booster club leadership transition plan, you can avoid losing the years of club progress and information!…