Strengthening the Hunger Free Kids Act

September 14, 2015 / All / Comments: 0

Get the facts about the benefits of strong nutrition standards for school food from this featured on the USDA’s Storify account. For the past three years kids have eaten healthier breakfasts and lunches in schools, and as a result: there has been an increase in consumption of healthy fruits and vegetables at school we have seen a […]

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Inspiring shout out on Facebook

September 11, 2015 / About FarmRaiser, All, Healthy Fundraising Ideas / Comments: 0

It’s always nice to hear that people like what you’re doing, but this post from School Bites is the reason we come to work in the morning (and stay late in the afternoon ;-). https://www.facebook.com/SchoolBites/posts/935588929847669  

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September Newsletter

September 3, 2015 / All / Comments: 0

Hi friend, Two articles made their way around social media last week that left me feeling pretty good about the mission and timing of FarmRaiser. First was the Texas PTA fundraiser that went viral on Facebook because it struck a nerve with parents everywhere. Its message: We hate school fundraising, but we want to help […]

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Fed Up With Fundraising

September 3, 2015 / All, Family and Community Health, Healthy Fundraising Ideas / Comments: 0

The viral PTA alternative fundraiser evidences the frustration we all feel from traditional fundraising. If you’re ready for meaningful fundraising that turns kids into advocates for healthy eating and communities (instead of miniature sales people), FarmRaiser can help.

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Fundraising Frustration

August 28, 2015 / All / Comments: 0

This viral PTA alternative fundraiser struck a cord with parents and families across the country. If you’re ready for something fun and meaningful, check out FarmRaiser!

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Michigan student sells over $2,000 dollars’ worth of healthy, local products

August 28, 2015 / All, Local Food and Amazing Products / Comments: 0

Raising money with FarmRaiser is fun, easy, and helps support your local food system–just ask one of our FarmRaiser champions, Lucy!

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Healthy Fundraising Options: They do exist!

August 17, 2015 / All, Healthy Fundraising Ideas / Comments: 0

Check out this great article by Pew Charitable Trusts for healthy fundraising ideas. If you’re looking for a place to start, check out FarmRaiser!

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Healthy fundraisers > junk food

You don’t have to sell junk food to raise money for your cause! Check out these healthy fundraising ideas to get you started.

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August Newsletter

  Dear friend —  Do I have to sell junk food to raise money this year? As the first day of school approaches, teachers, administrators and parent volunteers across the country may find themselves wrestling with this question. For years, candy bars, tubs of cookie dough, and pizza kits have been the “go to” for […]

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Fresh, Local Food: It’s closer than you think!

Want to explore your local farms and farmers’ markets but aren’t sure where to start? Let FarmRaiser help.

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