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Top 12 Fundraising Ideas

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Fundraising ideas, candle in a jar for school sale

Candle Sale


Many people buy candles for their home anyway, so candle fundraisers are popular. Team up with a candle company like Yankee Candle Fundraising, Home & Garden Party Candles, Gold Canyon, or Home Interiors Candles. This type of fundraiser tends to work best when managed classroom by classroom, since it usually involves collecting money from buyers before the order is placed.

One parent says: "Incredibly simple! All we had to do was take the orders, turn them in with the payments, and the candle company rep took care of the rest."

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