Safety First Fundraising – Keeping Your Fundraisers Safe
olunteering to sell Planet Popcorn gourmet popcorn for your organizations fundraiser can be rewarding and fun; however there are some common sense safety measure you should think about. Selling your fundraisers products at an outside location could mean your volunteers may need to approach strangers at a grocery store, mall or other outside location. While safety in this case may not an issue for young adults, it’s something to think about for younger children. If you’re volunteers will be approaching strangers attempting to sell your fundraising products, then we ask that you please review the basic safety guidelines we have listed below.
Most schools and organizations have changed the way they conduct fundraisers, and are now much more safety-conscious. Most door-to-door selling is actually discouraged these days, but there are many other creative ways to have a successful fundraiser without actually knocking on doors.