Healthy Fundraising

Smart Snacks in School: Fundraisers (PDF | 156 KB)

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

This issue brief outlines the Smart Snacks rules as they pertain to fundraising efforts.

Best Practices for Healthy School Fundraisers

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Use this brochure to help your school earn extra money for different activities, events, and equipment that keep students excited and engaged. This brochure provides ideas to use healthy choices for fundraising that sell only nonfood items or foods that meet the Smart Snacks nutrition standards.

Healthy and Active Fundraisers

Weld County School District 6, Colorado.

School Foods: A Guide to Implementing the New Hampshire Administrative Rules for Education Regarding Food and Nutrition (PDF | 1.38 MB)

New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services; New Hampshire Department of Education

This toolkit is designed to help schools implement the NH administrative rules, which impact all foods made available in New Hampshire public schools outside of the regular USDA school meals and snack programs. The toolkit provides information on communicating policy, maximizing financial gains, promoting new foods, celebrations, fundraisers, and other resources.

Smart Fundraising for Healthy Schools (PDF | 153 KB)

Mississippi Department of Education. Office of Healthy Schools.

You Can- Healthy Fundraising Guide (PDF | 1.55 MB)

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

This guidebook will help schools find fundraising options that meet their needs and support the health of children and adults in their communities.

A+ Fundraisers for High Schools (PDF | 507 KB)

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

This resource includes how-to steps and tips for replicating over 15 different fundraisers tried by real high schools. See more details on fundraiser costs, pricing, and profits to plan your own healthy fundraiser!

Healthy Fundraising (PDF | 354 KB)

Connecticut State Department of Education.

Healthy Fundraisers Tip Sheet (PDF | 801 KB)

Action for Healthy Kids.

A two-page handout of healthy fundraising tips and ideas.

Healthy Fundraising (PDF | 3.29 MB)

Kansas State Department of Education, Child Nutrition & Wellness.

Show Me the Money: A Guide to Selling Healthy Foods at School (Section 4: Fundraising) (PDF | 1.41 MB)

Washington State Action for Healthy Kids.

Section 4 of this guide includes success stories, ideas for things to sell or do, and ideas to involve the community.