Pocket Calendar Fundraisers
If you are looking to raise money at the end of the year, you might want to consider a pocket calendar Fundraiser. People are busy buying calendars for their offices and calendars for the homes. They also start creating new pocket calendars or date books to keep track of appointments for the following year.
There are many ways to make pocket calendar fundraisers even more profitable by personalizing the calendars with the group or school name. Many people will purchase a pocket calendar that shows the name of your high school or college for example. For a little more money you might be able to get a company to include photos either inside the pocket calendar or even on the cover.
Take advantage of the back of the cover to send special messages to those that are supporting you. Remember, people love to be thanked for supporting fundraising efforts. You might also explain what the proceeds of your pocket calendar fundraiser has gone to.
Church groups, youth groups and even people trying to raise money for Mission Trip Fundraising might also consider pocket calendar fundraisers. Just think about how valuable your pocket calendar would be if you could include key dates that pertain to your church or group. You might want to show when Vacation Bible School starts or other large programs people would want to know about. You can also include facts about the church and how it got started. That is the kind of information that people find interesting enough and might entice them to purchase your product.
Typically, pocket calendars for fundraising come in many different colors but the basic format is the same. Many measure 3 ½ inches by 6 ½ inches. The total number of pages vary, but obviously there will always be at least one page per month. Most have all major holidays highlighted on the appropriate date.
The more local or group-specific information you can include, the valuable your product will be, making your pocket calendar fundraiser a great success.