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Ryan Mackey

Healthy Fundraising for Schools: A Practical Guide for Parents and Educators

Typical school fundraisers have come to include bake sales and other unhealthy foods as well as promoting some unhealthy practices. In the spirit of creating healthier schools, teachers, administrators, parents, and students can use this guide for fundraising ideas that include sales, services, and events using different themes.

Some examples of healthy fundraising ideas are: creating and selling a school cookbook, school spirit apparel, holiday greeting cards, spelling bee, tournaments, and much more! The guide also includes keys to success, tips for organizers and information on how to fund raise for your school in a healthier way.

Get inspiration, ideas, and helpful tips by reading the quotes and success stories from school communities around BC.

Healthy Fundraising at School provides fundraising ideas that meet the Guidelines for Food and Beverage Sales in BC Schools. It can be used by teachers, administrators, parents and students who organize fundraising activities.

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