Bellingham Schools and Common Threads Farm Lead with Healthy Fundraising

May 16, 2016 / All / Comments: 0

Bellingham, WA has always been a leader when it comes to sustainability and healthy food, so it’s no surprise that it is the site of the first multi-school “Super FarmRaiser” featuring 14 schools from the Bellingham School District and Common Threads Farm. Parents, friends, and neighbors can support the Common Threads garden education programs at their schools […]

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Grow your Customer Base with School Fundraising, Powered by FarmRaiser

May 10, 2016 / All / Comments: 0

Your customer base is like an orchard: you’ve got to plant the seedlings and nurture them (and prune them) if you want a successful annual harvest. A mature fundraising business can introduce hundreds of customers to your delicious products each year, providing a steady source of growth for your company. However, that can take precious […]

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Bye-Bye Junk Food! New Company Makes Fundraising Healthy – ParentMap

April 28, 2016 / All, FarmRaiser in the News / Comments: 0

ParentMap, the go-to guide for Western Washington moms and dads, just published an article about FarmRaiser. They’ve also got a great set of resources for parents all over the country. You should check them out at www.parentmap.com. FarmRaiser connects farms and food artisans to local schools and organizations looking to raise money for fundraisers. Source: Bye-Bye […]

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How to Keep Your Community Engaged after a Successful Fundraiser

April 28, 2016 / All / Comments: 0

You just completed a successful FarmRaiser campaign. It’s your last fundraiser for the school year. You raised a lot of money for your school, exceeding the fundraising targets you had set for the campaign. The family kitchens in your community are full of fresh local produce. You give yourself a well-deserved pat on the back, and thank your […]

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FarmRaiser is 10 times better than Scrip Fundraising

April 18, 2016 / All / Comments: 0

 10 times more profit,  no waste and  supporting local farmers makes a healthy fundraiser from FarmRaiser a much better deal than scrip fundraising.  Most families shop for groceries, particularly fresh fruits and vegetables, at least once a week. Grocery stores came up with the idea to rebate a small percentage of the purchases to a cause, if customers buy […]

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Spring/Summer Strawberry Fundraisers

April 12, 2016 / All / Comments: 0

Strawberry Fundraising is the perfect late spring or early summer fundraiser for your school, team, band or cause. The arrival of red ripe local strawberries, bursting with juicy flavor is the official herald of summer. Over the winter, we’ve subsisted on frozen berries, preserves, and  imports from Mexico and California. The shape, color, and general appearance is […]

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Summer Intern Opportunity at FarmRaiser

April 7, 2016 / All / Comments: 0

Marketing, Social Media, and Growth Hacking Internship Want to spend the summer with a scrappy social enterprise working to improve community health and strengthen local food systems?  FarmRaiser’s growth strategy is built around social engagement, partnerships and sharing relevant content with our partners and customers.  As an intern, you will have the opportunity to support […]

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Healthy Spring Fundraising Ideas for your School, Club, Band, or Team

At FarmRaiser, we want to make it easy for you to raise money with healthy local food and artisan goods, so we put together a series of healthy, easy, high-profit, and effective spring fundraising ideas. If you’re looking for some creative, fun and inspiring ways to raise money for your school, band, team or cause, you’ve come to the […]

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Perk up your supporters with a coffee fundraiser

March 18, 2016 / All / Comments: 0

Coffee is a Great Fundraising Idea Highly popular, mildly addictive, and yet beneficial to health, coffee makes an amazingly effective and profitable fundraiser. As a nation, the United States spends $18 billion on coffee, with  nearly 2/3rd of all adults in the United States drinking at least one cup per day. This makes coffee a great […]

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Community Basket Fundraiser – Raise Money While Helping Those in Need

March 13, 2016 / All / Comments: 0

FarmRaiser’s Community Basket raises money for your cause while sending fresh, healthy food to a local food bank– it’s win-win for your organization and your community. If you’re looking for a unique fundraiser for your school, that will set you apart from other product fundraisers, why not try a Community Basket Fundraiser from FarmRaiser? Here’s how […]

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