Ticketing your PTA Fireworks Event online - FAQs

Ticketing your PTA Fireworks Event online - FAQs

Ticketing your PTA Fireworks event online.
Fireworks night is traditionally a big fundraiser for those PTA groups lucky enough to have the facilities to run one. We’ve put together the most common questions we get asked about ticketing your PTA Fireworks Night!

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Matched Funding for PTA groups

Matched Funding for PTA groups

Matched Funding, as a term, is often bandied about at PTA meetings when new fundraising ideas are suggested. But does anyone actually know and appreciate the importance of Matched Funding and how it has the ability to increase the takings of school events many times over?

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Attracting Sponsorship for PTA Events

Attracting Sponsorship for PTA Events

Sponsors play a very important part in PTA fundraising. They offer cash donations, raffle prizes, lucrative sponsorship income, community support, event promotion and more. Let’s take a look at how to attract sponsors and the best way to keep them on-board for the long term.

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Reverse Bingo- An easy fundraising game to play at your PTA event

Reverse Bingo- An easy fundraising game to play at your PTA event

Well, we’ve all heard of it - but what is it? Reverse Bingo is a fun and quick, high return vs effort fundraising game that every PTA should incorporate into their main event to boost funds.

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Go Green and Fundraise - an environmental initiative for your PTA.

Go Green and Fundraise - an environmental initiative for your PTA.

Going Green for PTA Fundraising

Sustainability should be an essential part of how PTA groups organise events moving forward. Climate change and our response to it as a PTA, is of increasing importance to our lives and our children’s future.

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Heads and Tails PTA Fundraising Game

Heads and Tails PTA Fundraising Game

The 'Heads and Tails' PTA fundraising game is a fun and engaging way to generate more revenue at your event. This family friendly game is perfect for a quiz, bingo night or auction interlude. 

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Effortless PTA Fundraising with AmazonSmile

Effortless PTA Fundraising with AmazonSmile

After planning, organising and hosting so many fundraising events throughout the year, it can be a welcome break to come across a fundraising tool that requires little to no effort to set up but continues to  increase the fundraising pot in the background. AmazonSmile is one of these tools and one we hope will work for you. 🙌

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PTA ice lolly sale - Keeping your cool 😎

PTA ice lolly sale - Keeping your cool  😎

Frozen Friday or Cool after School - whatever you call your ice lolly sale event, it’s an easy fundraising win in terms of effort and volunteers required. The best places to buy from are Iceland, Aldi or Lidl, Bookers or Costco. A PTA should be able to charge between 30p and 50p per lolly depending on demographic and of course, weather.
But how do we keep them cooler for longer?

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Go cashless and use tokens at your PTA Fairs

Go cashless and use tokens at your PTA Fairs

Has your PTA treasurer ever threatened to down tools and run away, Thelma and Louise style, before your fair has even started? This would not surprise us! Take a look at how using tokens at your school fair could help keep your treasurer sane!

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10 Reasons Why You Should Be Ticketing Your PTA Summer Fair

10 Reasons Why You Should Be Ticketing Your PTA Summer Fair

The Summer fair is arguably the biggest event in any PTA calendar. Being the biggest, it can be the most complicated to organise. To give yourself half a chance, I recommend that you ticket your Summer Fair event - online.

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The Teddy Tombola at the PTA Fair

The Teddy Tombola at the PTA Fair

They come in all shapes and sizes, some well loved and some waiting to be loved. But in the eyes of a PTA these soft cuddly guys and dolls are surefire 100% profit! As a bonus, we can spread a little joy at the same time as raising funds for the school. Everyone's a winner. 

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