How to Run a Successful Booster Club Bake Sale Fundraiser

Bake sale fundraisers are a wonderful way to engage your local community over a common goal, all while enjoying the comradery of baking traditional and ethnic sweets. Regardless of whether you are an athletic, music, drama, academic, high school, middle school, or elementary school booster club, bake sale fundraisers can be a profitable way to raise needed funds for booster club’s enriching experiences. While bake sales have a proven track record, not everyone successfully hits their booster club fundraising goals. Often times a lack of planning, a lack of support, or poor marketing and promotion can negatively impact fundraisers. Booostr has compiled some tips that will help you ensure that your community invests the necessary time and energy needed for a successful booster club bake sale fundraiser.

August 15, 2018 / by / in ,
Booster Club Officers: Their Roles and Responsibilities

When it comes to organizing boosting clubs and picking booster club officers, there isn’t a magic formula that ensures success. However, strong leadership & management has an important  effect on whether or not your booster club will successfully achieve its goals. Whether you fill the Booster Club Officer role of President, Secretary, or Treasurer, your level of commitment and care directly impacts the culture and progress of your Booster Club. Therefore, it is important that the your booster club officers are individuals who will stand up for your organization in both challenging and fruitful periods and not waver in their commitment.

August 7, 2018 / 2 Comments / by / in
How To Attract Booster Club Volunteers

One of the biggest tasks on the list of any booster club is the recruitment of volunteers. It’s simple: in order for your booster club to continue running smoothly, you need to attract booster club volunteers willing to support the organization. Attracting booster club volunteers may be challenging, but utilizing the below recommendations will help you to successfully build your volunteer team….

July 31, 2018 / by / in
How Booster Club Operations Work and Are Structured

A booster club can usually be defined as nonprofit, tax-exempt organization that strives to provide support to departments, programs and/or organizations that are typically associated with school environments. To start and maintain successful booster club operations, it’s necessary to be familiar with booster club structures and organization. Not only do booster clubs demand a certain amount of volunteers and participants, but they also require financial stability and organization. Below, we’ve outlined the major components of how booster clubs work!…

July 25, 2018 / by / in ,
Ways to Search For Booster Clubs in the USA

Booster clubs organizations usually exist throughout your community and have a multitude of different focuses. Due to their popularity, it’s valuable to know, if you’re starting your own booster clubs, what other booster clubs are near you. Additionally, if you want to become a participant or member of an already existing booster club, it’s important to know how to locate booster clubs in your area. We have collected a variety of ways in which you can search for booster clubs to help you find the perfect fit!…

July 17, 2018 / by / in ,
Typical Booster Club Management Team Structures

When creating a booster club, it is important to keep in mind that your booster club management team will affect how well you will be able to manage your booster club. If your booster club is disorganized and the members do not have clear understandings of their roles, getting important tasks done in a timely manner will be a constant uphill battle. Booster clubs must determine which individuals will complete which tasks and should make sure to create detailed bylaws that clearly express the purpose of each officer position. Provided below are some tips for how you can organize your booster club to optimize your booster club organization management….

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Summer Booster Club Fundraising – Maintaining Support While School Is Out

With summer upon us and most schools letting out, your  attention needs to shift to summer booster club fundraising opportunities. Just because school is out, does not mean your booster club should shut down for the duration. It is important to consider additional ways to continue raising money and keeping the support for your booster club strong. To help continue booster club engagement, it is important to maintain and try new marketing efforts to promote and grow your summer booster club fundraising. To help your club capitalize while school is out, we have put together some summer booster club fundraising ideas….

June 26, 2018 / by / in ,
Why You Should Use Twitter For Your Booster Club

If you are looking for new ways to engage with your booster club followers, you might want to consider Twitter! You probably are  already familiar with witter as one of the major online social networking sites where people communicate in short messages called tweets. Though most people (maybe even you!) use twitter recreationally you can absolutely use twitter as an advertising platform for your booster club….

June 18, 2018 / by / in ,
Fund Your School Music Program With A Music Booster Club

In the last decade, a large number of schools have begun struggling with budgeting, meaning that some programs and departments have had funds cut in order to preserve access to necessary academic resources. One program area that commonly has funding withdrawn is anything music related. To help support school music programs, music booster clubs have gained popularity to solicit and help manage funding for  various music programs. …

June 12, 2018 / by / in
The Best Booster Club Accounting Software for 2018

If you are a member  or manager of a booster club and need to ensure your booster club finances are properly managed, you may be asking what are the top accounting software for booster clubs?. One of the most important tasks booster club members have to tackle is the management of booster club finances. Managing the finances of a booster club can be a difficult process, even more so if you frequently have to correct accounting mistakes. …

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