Almost every season teams and programs are tasked with fundraising. Usually, it becomes another headache and distraction to deal with. However, if you are fundraising as a team, it be can be very rewarding.
Here are 4 benefits to fundraising as a team today:
1. Raising Money
Let’s be honest, the actual amount of money raised is the first benefit of fundraising as a team. If you’re fundraising, you need to raise money. That much is clear.
When combining the efforts of all the players and coaches, you can reach a lot more people. When you are reaching a lot more people, that means a lot more potential donors.
As any successful athlete knows, team chemistry is vital for team success. When not in the game, fundraising is a great platform for bringing players and coaches together toward a common goal.
3. Friendly Competition
Who doesn’t love a little friendly competition? When fundraising as a team, think about providing incentives for players, such as winning apparel for whoever raises the most money.
This will entice everyone to compete against each other and see who can raise the most money. In the end, will drive more donations and increase the amount raised.
4. Continuous Fundraising
Another benefit is simply the length of your fundraiser. Get your whole team involved and you can easily fundraise throughout the season. When individuals try to fundraise, it depends on their schedules. But, as a team, players can pick each other up and help at different times.
All and all, fundraising as a team can provide benefits beyond simply raising the money needed. Try a new platform today!