*Updated September 2020*
Whether it’s for your school, sports team, church group, or another type of organization that is looking for fundraising ideas around Edmonton there are plenty of options. While some require more effort than others, these are fundraisers that have been successful for others.
Fundraising Ideas Around Edmonton
Art Cards by Kids
Art Cards by Kids brings art into the classroom while fundraising in a fun and rewarding way. Parents purchase their own child’s art cards with their art on the front and their name and age on the back. It’s profitable and easy to facilitate.
Amazing Box of Cards
Amazing Box of Cards includes 28 greeting cards and 4 gift card boxes. We will assist you every step of the way to help make your fundraiser a big HIT!
It’s tasty, easy to sell and you can beat the grocery store prices. Who doesn’t love bacon? Earn $15 for every box sold! Each box includes 11 pounds of medium-thick, fresh and delicious uncooked farmers cut bacon, which is divided into 2 separate bags. Simply go home, repack them in other freezer bags and use all year long.
Blaze Pizza is such a perfect place to have a fundraiser that even if you weren’t thinking of having a fundraiser, you might want to start an organization just to raise some funds here. It’s a great place for your group to connect, and the pizzas pretty much just sell themselves. And with every purchase made, a percentage is donated back to your organization.
Fundraising with Camino is a great way for people who buy from you to give twice through one purchase: to you and your well-deserving cause, and also to family farmers in Southern countries through our fair trade business practices.
Join the Dough Raiser Program by partnering with your local COBS Bread bakery. Whenever someone buys something tasty and mentions your program, we’ll donate 5% of the purchase value to that fundraiser.
Coco Brooks has developed a Fundraising program that supports groups all over Alberta. Our Fundraising Program provides a huge selection of products that gives you the option for Gluten-Free, Vegan, Nut-Free and Dairy-Free Products.
Everyone loves our cookies—they’re fresh, real, and made with ingredients anyone can read—and they can help you raise money for your charity or organization with 25% of sales going back to your organization.
English Bay Cookies
Farm Fresh Pet Foods Treats
Farm Fresh Pet Treats are a healthy, soft pepperoni-style treat for dogs and cats. Our Treats are preservative-free and contain no fillers or by-products. Our single-source protein Treats are made with all-natural, high quality, whole ingredients from the human food market sourced from across the Canadian Prairies, and are 100% Canadian made.
Earn cash on the things your team is already buying. Get paid whenever you shop, dine out, book hotels or activities.
Encourage supporters of your campaign to pay for their everyday expenses & gifts with gift cards bought from FundScrip. Each purchase automatically includes a donation to the campaign. Gift cards include Loblaws, Starbucks, Petro Canada, Cineplex, Home Depot, and many more.
Future is a business that takes pride in all the fundraisers we are involved with, we understand fundraising. Options include gourmet cookie dough and cheesecake, pretzel rods, and an assortment of chocolates.
Here at Growing Smiles Fundraising, we offer two major fundraisers every year! Plants are successful fundraisers because people everywhere love to have beautiful flowers in their homes and gardens.
Gordon Food Service “Fill your Freezer Fundraiser”
Stock up and fill your freezer with amazing Canadian products that are locally sourced.* Enjoy restaurant-quality meats, sausages, cheese boxes, pies and more. Products may vary from season to season. An average of 22% of every sale goes back to support this cause.
IN-DEY-GO Fundraising offers one of the highest profits margins ranging from 36-42%. By providing this unparalleled service while offering an extensive variety of Canadian-made products makes it easier for schools and organizations across Canada to reach their fundraising goals. Choose from cookie dough (their highest selling fundraiser), muffin dough, harvest veggie bundles, spring planters, coffee, tea and more.
Jack Links Beef Jerky
Our Jack Links beef jerky comes in a variety of flavours. It’s perfect for selling in schools or at the office place because people of all ages are looking for a healthier, meaty snack to satisfy their hunger cravings.
Kernels have created a special line up of products that make it easy for anybody to raise funds! Whether you’re a school trying to raise money for supplies, a company raising money for a charity, or a sports team raising money for a tournament; popcorn is an easy and fun product to sell. Plus we have flavours for every palate and nutritional profiles to match!
Krispy Kreme offers our doughnuts to non-profit groups at a reduced price, which are then resold for full retail price, or slightly higher. Pre-selling doughnuts to family, friends and neighbours or selling doughnuts at high-traffic areas such as shopping centers or community festivals can generate significant funds.
Little Ceasars Pizza
You expect quality and value for your money. Little Caesars is known as a value leader and you’ll find that our Pizza Kits deliver with superior taste and affordability. You’ll be pleased with our delicious, convenient, and economical fundraising products!
Mabel’s Labels fundraising program is an easy and practical way to raise funds for your school, daycare, team, camp or organization while ensuring kids’ belongings stay out of the lost and found.
The Mixing Spoon –
Currently on hold.
Fundraising with products from The Mixing Spoon is fun and easy. We will help you every step of the way to run a successful fundraising program for your sports team, school, church or community organization.
Over the past 30 years, we’ve perfected an easy-to-run, highly profitable fundraising system to help groups raise the money they need to succeed. Our program uses over 200 everyday high-quality baking and food products. We pack, pre-label, and ship your fundraiser for free, taking the stress out of distribution day.
We’ve already done the hard part for you. All you have to do is pick what you want to sell and smile. Choose from the notoriously coveted Mundare Sausage, sausage patties, wieners, beef jerky, perogies, cabbage rolls and many other Ukrainian favourites.
Nutrien Ag Solutions (Ice melt & lawn fertilizer)
Proud to be part of the communities we work in and service, Nutrien Ag Solutions offers two fundraising opportunities throughout the year for not-for-profit community teams, clubs, schools and other organizations. For the Winter BEAR TRACKS ice melter is sold and for the Spring LAWN FERTILIZER 19-12-15 is sold.
Fundraising with Oliver’s Labels is as easy as sharing a link. We do all the work like collecting orders, processing payments and distributing products… All you have to do is sit back and collect a delightful 20% commission!
Prairie Gourmet Perogies
Choose from a variety of products such as perogies, dessert perogies, pork sausage, and chicken sausage.
Whether you’re looking for seasonal fundraising or year-round fundraising Purdy’s can accommodate both. Profits received back to the organization is 25% for seasonal and 50% for year-round.
Whether you’re raising funds for your club, charity, or school, selling gift cards is simple and simply effective – no matter the time of year. All it takes is a little selling power and soon your group will be off to the bank with 20% of the total sales!
School Fundraising Canada
At Stofer Images we help your child preserve a long-lasting memory of his or her artwork while helping the school with their fundraising efforts. Choices include greeting cards, trivets, coasters, fridge magnets, wall-mountable plaques, or metal buttons.
Simply Supper –
Fundraising is currently being revamped.
Sipology by Steeped Tea
Change the world, one cup of tea at a time. Your organization earns 40%* of the sales and it’s a great way to support school trips, club fundraisers, community fundraising and so much more.
Raise money for your school, team, club or community group with the most reliable fundraiser there is. Not only are you raising money, but you’re doing something good for the environment too.
World’s Finest Chocolate
Our passion to produce high-quality chocolate and to provide superior professional service made us the leader in the Canadian market. Options include chocolate almonds, gourmet chocolate, Laura Secord chocolate and more.
Other Fundraising Options
- Liquor basket raffle
- Gift card basket raffle
- Host a sponsored marathon
- Bake sale (see AHS guidelines for bake sales)
- Silent/live auction
- Approach your locally-owned businesses
- Host a family movie night or game night and charge admission/sell snacks
To see whether or not you need to apply for a licence or get AGLC approval to visit the AGLC website.
Are there other fundraising options around Edmonton that haven’t been included in this list? Send an email to email@example.com to have it added!