My fire department has recently joined a contest here in Nova Scotia Canada where the winners could have a $5,000 donation made to their department and it takes a vote from people on facebook to get…Continue
"One thing that has been very succesful for us is a yearly golf outing. We charge so much per team and then have so much per hole sponsors. Besides sponsors donating money we also have prizes donated. We also incorperated a hog raffle into it one…"
"We will be holding a water fight during our community fair....30 gal beere keg partally full with water.on a cable that goes between two poles the object is th first 3 out of 5 gets the win...you use 1 3/4 line for each team as they try to push th…"
"Im on a department in a town of about 800 people, we do an anual steak fry where the fire fighters do the grilling cooking and serving, for a small town we do really well, we charge 15 bucks for a steak dinner you get a potatoe corn dinner roll and…"
"Hello Jim, I am a Captain and on our training committee in my Volunteer Dept. I am not sure of what area you are in, however in my are we have been giving a house that the owner wishes to have torn down, so in the spring our dept is gonna do this,…"
My fire department has recently joined a contest here in Nova Scotia Canada where the winners could have a $5,000 donation made to their department and it takes a vote from people on facebook to get the winners. All departments invovled have subbmitted pictures of there departments in 1 form or another. So to all my firefighting family across the world please try and vote. Hopefully for my department, which is Nictaux Volunteer Fire Dept. lol the site to go to is…See More
"My department just finished with a raffel for a 3 day / 2 night stay at the beach and made $1400. Everything was donated so all the money collected went straight to our department. I have plans of organizing a 5k race in the fall for our next fund…"
"We are currently working on a Firefighters Ball. Selling dinner and dance tickets to select folks in the community. I hope to get a big shot for the members Assoc. out of it. If it is successful we will make it an Annual event. Live Band, Outcry…"
"We turn the firehall into a Haunted House for the month of October each year.
We put on a concert with the local talent in the community performing.
Our 3rd fundraiser is a carshow/motorcycle poker run."
"On the day of our fundraiser, the local Car Club has their car show, then we have a hot beef feed with live music/dancing, silent auction, 50/50 drawings, gun raffles and kids activites. Lot going on at once, but you prepare well and kick everything…"
"Hi Jason, I have a good idea for your fundraising efforts. contact me for details or go to the website. www.directsalesdistributing.com. You sell Black Angus snacks that are not only delicious but healthy. Your department can make a lot for your…"
"We cover about 1800 homes . We send out a beg letter an ask for a $35 donation from each home owner. We let them know what we are doing to make the dept. better . like in 2008 ISO come in an rerated our dept. , went from a 9 to a 5 . then had them…"
Hi Jason, I have a good idea for your fundraising efforts. contact me for details or go to the website. www.directsalesdistributing.com. You sell Black Angus snacks that are not only delicious but healthy. Your department can make a lot for your turn out gear and also the company donates money to the Wisconsin Burn Camp for burn injured youth for every snack purchased. If you are interested contact me and I woill see if I can get you sopme free samples. Frank
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