Healthy Snacks to Fuel Young Readers

July 26, 2016 / All, Healthy Fundraising Ideas / Comments: 1

With the first day of school just around the corner, we’re rested and ready to help you meet your fundraising goals! Whether it’s for purchasing supplies, funding a fall field trip, or supporting your PTA programs, FarmRaiser is here to help.  As you work with your school’s administration and PTA to plan your fundraisers for […]

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Healthy Fundraising with FarmRaiser

How to talk to your friends about Healthy Fundraising Ready to kick off your healthy fundraising campaign with FarmRaiser, but maybe the rest of your committee, group or PTO/PTA is not? If you want to quickly explain how organizations can raise money, support local farmers and artisans, and connect kids with healthy food, we’ve created […]

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What if I Don’t Want Champs in my FarmRaiser?

Hi there! Lauren, your Chief Cultivator here! Congrats on being a current or future FarmRaiser organizer, aka one of the cool kids. One of the first decisions you’ll need to make is whether you want individual students, organization members, staff, etc. (called Champs) to sell in your FarmRaiser. If not, your campaign will consist of […]

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Fundraising Tips for Champion and Community Engagement!

Are you an organizer who wants your FarmRaiser champs to blow their fundraiser out of the water? This is a must-read.

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From Pew Trusts: Are School Fundraisers a Back Door for Junk Food?

September 10, 2015 / Family and Community Health, Farm-to-school / Comments: 0

The ubiquitous school fundraiser has become a back door for junk food sales to kids. See how policymakers are fighting back in this video.

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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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