Ruffneck Scarves, the worlds finest sports scarves
Cart 0

Blog — Fundraising

Unique Fundraisers for Best Results

Fundraising

Unique Fundraisers for Best Results

Sometimes, fundraising can be boring and a little monotonous.  It’s important to steer clear of repetition and refrain from yearly fundraising routines. If things are stale donors or potential supporters will eventually get tired of the same old fundraising ideas and events. People will only participate in a candy, cookie, or meat sale so many times before you scare would be contributors away. Keeping it fresh is important to avoid the following pitfalls of fundraising: Unwilling fundraisers – who wants to participate in the same fundraiser year after year. Unhappy volunteers – they’ll move on to another more exciting challenge...

Read more →


How to Create BUZZ around Your Scarf Fundraiser

Fundraising

How to Create BUZZ around Your Scarf Fundraiser

“Word-of-mouth advertising has become a powerful way to promote and will remain the most genuine method to reach your audience when it’s coming from real product users. These days everyone from kids to adults have become hyper-aware of being marketed to, and continually rebel against it. For fundraising purposes, it is important to create a buzz around the product to guarantee its success.”   Social Networking Set up an account, event page or YouTube video for your fundraiser, and keep updating! Daily Announcements Display the scarves at an assembly or meeting; a captive audience is hard to come by, take...

Read more →


Put the Fun Back in Fundraising

Fundraising

Put the Fun Back in Fundraising

At Ruffneck Scarves Canada we want to do everything we can to provide our customers with the best experience possible. Many of our customers have had great success using scarves to generate money through fundraisers and group events. We realize it’s not always easy running a successful fundraiser so we wanted to do whatever we could to help. That is why we are now providing our customers with personalized pre-order forms for their fundraisers! The image above is an example of what your custom pre-order form could look like. We have often heard from past customers about successful pre-sales where more...

Read more →


Add a Sponsor to Cover the Cost

Fundraising

Add a Sponsor to Cover the Cost

Looking for new fundraising ideas for your school or youth soccer club? Try engaging a sponsor or a local company in your area and offer them advertising space on your custom scarves. There are lots of businesses out there who love to help community sports teams and local schools. Explain to them the benefits of building positive recognition in the community and generating exposure for their business wherever the scarves will be worn or displayed. Once you find a sponsor, offer to include their business logo on the end of your scarf in exchange for the cost or percentage of...

Read more →