In the age of competitive school fundraising, your PTO is always looking for a creative way to make the most money from their efforts. To be honest, organizing a school fundraiser can be a daunting challenge. MCM makes the process simple to understand and easy to sell. With the MCM Fundraising Team on your side, your Lyme, Old Lyme or East Lyme school Fundraising Committee can expect to meet or exceed your fund raising goals. MCM Fundraising takes the guesswork out of organizing your Team, providing incentives and guidance, and generating the enthusiasm to inspire students to outdo one another in sales.
Young people who get involved in school sports are accomplished at working together as a team toward a common goal. High school student athletes look forward to their favored spring sports – the track, softball, baseball, and lacrosse games are favorites in the community as well. Sports equipment, uniforms, insurance, and transportation are all expensive. Student athletes and their parents recognize the importance of earning needed funds their program. Students who gather in teams, set clear goals and put in the work will learn how to communicate, compromise, and concede. Youngsters gain valuable experience in communication skills, self confidence, and satisfaction. Money raised for your Lyme, Old Lyme and East Lyme sports programs benefits the student athletes, the school, and enriches the community.
Students in elementary school gain many benefits from participating in teams and groups. Students in Lyme, Old Lyme and East Lyme in the elementary grades may initiate fundraising efforts to raise money for programs where budgets fall short. In many communities throughout the country, budgetary constraints make fund raising necessary to pay for needed items, supplies, services and programs. The in-school and extracurricular activities in Lyme, Old Lyme and East Lyme public elementary schools are expensive. Resistance from the taxpaying public to keep school budgets manageable may put important school programs at risk.
There are valuable social skills learned in the early elementary grades in any group activity. Even young students that participate in raising money for their schools greatly benefit from the experience. The process of working toward a common goal as a group is a skill students will build upon throughout life. Individual students quickly learn to work as a team, and recognize the importance of their contributions. Youngsters learn to listen to ideas, form team goals, make decisions, make compromises, and meet a challenges head on. There is value in learning to adjust team plans in response to change, as well.
Money raised for Lyme, Old Lyme and East Lyme elementary school equipment, supplies, and class trips benefits many people. Students who participate in fund raising take pride in their accomplishments, take ownership of a worthwhile cause, gain confidence and poise speaking on behalf of their cause, ultimately learn to help others. Early success builds confidence, teaches critical thinking, and there is much to be gained in the pursuit of meeting or exceeding team goals.
When MCM Fundraising participates with your school, we show you how to maximize your team efforts, how to publicize your drive, and offer delectable products proven to appeal to people of all ages.
The Lyman Orchards® Pies and Crisps, Otis Spunkmeyer Cookie Dough and Kansas Maid™ Pastry brands offered by MCM will lead your Lyme, Old Lyme or East Lyme fundraising team to sweet success. These brands are easy to sell in any season and make great desserts for the freezer. Lyman Orchards® pie and fruit crisp are locally made favorites and are enjoyed by all generations. The Otis Spunkmeyer® ready-to-bake cookie dough can be conveniently stored in the freezer until ready to use. Who can resist Kansas Maid™ Braided Pastries? Thaw, Rise, and Bake! Talk to the MCM Team today at 1-888-774-5889.