The summer season is unfortunately winding down, but religious group community meetings are ongoing. Many religious institutions take the opportunity to unite their congregations to enjoy the last days of sunshine and good weather. Whether you are part of a church, synagogue, mosque, temple or other religious institution, now is the time to optimize your FundScrip fundraising campaign!
Seymour United Church, located in Ontario, has raised $6,599. Here's what the group administrator has to say about their fundraising campaign with FundScrip.
FundScrip loves helping groups from all over Canada meet their fundraising goals. With our program, many of them end up as success stories. Today, we're featuring 5 churches who were part of our success stories and who raised funds by buying mostly grocery gift cards.
The Knox Presbyterian Church in Milton is a family oriented congregation that serves a multi-generation, multi-ethnic gathering of people. Here is their story!
St. John's Anglican Church in Winsloe PEI has raised over $22,000 since they launched their Fundscrip program 8 years ago.
Aylmer Full Gospel Church raised $20,592.82 with their FundScrip campaign. Group administrators Sue Dekraker and Sue Spiering launched the program about seven years ago. Their focus is to get everyone at their church to buy gift cards for their groceries on a regular basis; since everyone has to buy food, it's really a win-win.
Pictou United Church in Pictou, Nova Scotia, raised more $21,875 for their church’s expenses. Read the article to see what group administrators Nancy Steele and Bev Simmons had to say about their experience.
FundScrip works very well for church fundraising because it allows for year-round, consistent participation. In order to help you succeed with your FundScrip campaign, here a few fundraising ideas to help you maximize your donations for your church.
Glenview Presbyterian Church has been serving North Toronto for over 90 years, dedicated to outreach in its community and around the world. Glenview has been participating in the FundScrip gift card program for 5 years, raising nearly $15,000 in donations.