Bowl for Kids Sake - Fundraising Tips

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March 4th & 5th, 2017

Events in Alberton, Charlottetown, North Rustico, Souris, Summerside & Tignish

Click here to register your Bowl for Kids Sake team

Raise $150 and you will receive a:

Wall of Fame

  • Bowl for Kids Sake T-shirt
  • 2 Air Canada Ballots
  • Chance to win 1 of 4 special Canada 150th Prize Packages
  • Recognition on the Wall of Fame

On Wednesday, March 29th, one of our fundraisers is going to win 2 return tickets to any Air Canada destination in North America (including Hawaii, Mexico, and the Caribbean) courtesy of Air Canada!  For every extra $50 you raise, you’ll receive another ballot and you can double your ballots by raising money on-line. And there are other great Raise & Win prizes.

Raising $150 isn't as hard as you think!  Our Bowl for Kids Sake Team is available to support your team with ideas, encouragement, and tools to help you fundraise. Check out our  Facebook or Twitter for the Fundraising tip of the day! 

Successful Personal Fundraising

  • Set a fundraising goal - set your sights on one of the incentive levelsMm__bowling1_MR
  • Pledge yourself first and then ask your friends to match your donation
  • Take your pledge sheet everywhere!  Get the Donor Checklist here
  • Don’t like asking people for money? Sell Bowl for Kids Sake Raffle tickets (we provide)
  • Sign up for On-Line Fundraising and then email! post! tweet!
  • Don't wait!  Start fundraising early
  • Brag about your success - you are helping kids gain the confidence to achieve more!

Easy Work Fundraisers

  • Ask your employer to match your team’s contribution or to pledge your team (we’ll provide the tax receipt)
  • Provide a prize for your top fundraiser like a paid day off or lunch with the boss
  • Tell us about your fundraising activities so that we can help promote them
  • Set up a smoothie stand
  • Donate Casual Day funds to your team
  • Set up an Eco fine jar (employees pay fines for lapses like leaving the lights on, etc)
  • Put a piggy bank for loose change at your front desk
  • Create a little competition by challenging another business
  • Auction a Manager job-swap opportunity (could be for half day/full day)
  • Set up a company etiquette jar – offenders pay between $1 and $5 for crimes like being late for work, answering cell phones in meeting, etc
  • Drink the company coffee – challenge everyone to drink coffee at work and donate what they would have spent on fancier coffee (or tea)
  • Hold a bake sale or bake off
  • Hold a boss challenge - if team reaches goal, boss must do something fun
  • Clean out the corporate closet - sell excess inventory and unused items
  • Host a lunch or breakfast for your office
  • Auction or raffle work perks like a day off with pay, be the boss for half a day, best parking spot, etc

Other Fundraising Ideas

  • Guess the number of jelly beans (or other candy) in the jar contestFf__bowlingshoes_MR
  • Hold a fudge sale. Download printable Easy Skor Bar Recipe here
  • Sell Candygrams for Valentine's Day
  • Host a pancake breakfast, ice cream social or hot lunch
  • Hold a baby picture contest - Post baby pictures of someone at work. Participants pay to guess and whoever guesses wins a small prize or perk at work
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Lace up for one of our most important fundraiser of the year... Bowl for Kids Sake. Have fun and raise money for a great cause!

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To enter your team, email us