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Why School Fundraising Doesn’t Take the Summer Off
By LeanStream Engagement on August 3, 2022

Winter is usually the best time to fundraise. Schools receive much of their donor dollars at this time of the year. There is usually a feel-good buzz in the winter, and most people are in a...

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How to Make Headlines with Your School Fundraisers
By LeanStream Engagement on June 1, 2022

It is no secret that fundraisers are a fantastic way of raising revenue for schools. It is also an opportunity for students to get involved, learn about teamwork, and reconnect with alumni....

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Advantages of an Online School Fees Payment Portal
By LeanStream Engagement on July 22, 2021

Every learner, parent, teacher, or school administrator knows the price of a good education. However, who says parents have to pay the price by waiting in long lines, traveling long...

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Comparing Online vs. Offline Fundraising
By LeanStream Engagement on July 20, 2021

In this era of technology, raising funds for various causes has been made a lot easier than it was, say, 15 years ago. The availability of smartphones, social media, and other similar...

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Unique Holiday Fundraisers for School
By LeanStream Engagement on June 8, 2021

Are you a parent or a PTA member looking to get in on the holiday mood and boost your school's fundraising dollars? Of course, why not?!   You see, holiday fundraisers are an ideal time to...

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Ultimate List of Fundraising Ideas for Teens in 2021
By LeanStream Engagement on June 1, 2021

We have exhaustively covered the benefits of fundraising for your school in several of our other InSights blog posts. We can all agree that as a parent or a PTA member, nothing gives you...

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A Parent's Guide to Navigating School Fundraisers
By LeanStream Engagement on May 12, 2021

Oftentimes, school funding is earmarked for specific expenditures and is unable to be used for special projects, new resources, upgrades to facilities, extracurricular activities, programs,...

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7 PreSchool Fundraising Ideas
By LeanStream Engagement on May 11, 2021

Today’s children are tomorrow’s leaders and preschool-age children are at their most impressionable. Why not include them in your fundraising efforts? It’s never too early to teach them...

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Are Donations to School District Programs Tax Deductible?
By LeanStream Engagement on April 15, 2021

Short answer: Yes, some donations to school district programs can be tax-deductible, but there’s more to know about properly claiming your donations on your taxes. Longer answer: In the...

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What are some school fundraising ideas?
By LeanStream Engagement on April 8, 2021

Parents participating in school fundraisers can contribute to the growth and development of schools and their learners. There are lots of school fundraising ideas for PTAs1,  PTOs2, and...

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