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Creative Event Ideas for Your Next School Fundraiser

Creative Event Ideas for Your Next School Fundraiser

What do Zombies, pastry chefs, and dancing under the stars have in common? Not, we are not talking about a Halloween party - we are talking about putting the FUN in Fundraising. Schools of all kinds are always trying to raise money to enhance the student and family experience. Coming up with creative ideas, especially in today’s world where you can’t do what you were doing before is a challenge. Our guest, Ryann Galloway Tacha, has some very creative event ideas and fundraising tips that will take your school’s events to the next level.

About our guest:

Ryann Galloway Tacha is an experienced nonprofit professional. She began her career at her alma mater, The Lawrenceville School and built her skills at The Allen Stevenson School in New York City and the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) in Newark, NJ. Currently she is Director of Advancement at The Barstow School in Kansas City, Missouri. The scope of her work is broad including overseeing fundraising for the school's main campus, event planning, and managing the alumni relations program. In her free time, she serves on the Executive Board of The Lawrence Arts Center and serves as president of the Kansas City/St. Louis Lawrenceville Alumni Club. Ryann lives in Lawrence, Kansas with her husband, John and her short-haired retriever, Cleo.

 

This show is brought to you by K-12 Clothing. K-12 Clothing is a PTA-Dad created business focused on providing high-quality school apparel while increasing access to educational resources through fundraising in schools. Learn more at k12clothing.com

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The School Auction: How to Maximize Donations & Success

The School Auction: How to Maximize Donations & Success

A night of food, libation, and bidding on all sorts of items you don’t need --that’s what school auctions are all about. So how does one maximize fundraising to best support our schools? Join us with a special guest, Dabney Lawless, to discuss the most effective way to solicit donations, maximize bidding, and run a successful auction.

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