Planning a Fundraiser Dance?

Category Dances
Planning a dance to raise funds for your organization or group is a great idea. There are some ideas to keep in mind so that the event actually yields a profit. This is a page about planning a fundraiser dance.


Ask a QuestionHere are the questions asked by community members. Read on to see the answers provided by the ThriftyFun community or ask a new question.

My cheer squad is hosting a school dance to help raise money for our cheer supplies. We need your help with thinking of themes and money raising ideas for our dance! We are charging 5 dollars admission per person. Any ideas are helpful and greatly needed!

Thank You!:)

By lil wayne lover


April 26, 20120 found this helpful

Announce 10-15 dance "contests"; each participant pays $1.00 to $2.00 to enter. Appoint "random" judges for each contest; winners get their names posted on a large board and get bragging rights!

Bake cupcakes or mini-bite cakes with "cheer" or school phrases on piks; sell for $1.00.

OR, wrap various candy bars with fun sayings.


The candy can be purchased at Sam's or Costco for best prices on a case. Sell for $1.00 each.

Same can be done with cans of soda, bottled water, etc.

As for themes: Cheering Makes the World Go 'Round; Give a Cheer for _____ (name of school or group); 'Tis the Season for Cheers; Summer of Cheers

Good luck; hope these ideas spark some others!

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
April 26, 20120 found this helpful

Ask various businesses if they could donate an item for a silent auction which you could have at the dance.

Perhaps set aside a non-school weekday and a weekend day where the cheerleaders go to various work places or homes, etc. and give a cheer they've made up in honor of someone for their birthday, like doing a singing telegram only this is a cheering telegram. (Have a rate all set for each type of event and sell these telegrams at the dance.)

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Answer this Question...

Holidays and Parties Parties School DancesJuly 11, 2013
Pest Control
Back to School Ideas!
Summer Ideas!
Coronavirus Tips
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Better LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness and LegalComputersConsumer AdviceCoronavirusCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood and RecipesHealth & BeautyHolidays and PartiesHome and GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsPhotosTravel and RecreationWeddings
Published by ThriftyFun.
Desktop Page | View Mobile
Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Generated 2020-07-16 00:46:26 in 1 secs. ⛅️️
© 1997-2020 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Add to PageAsk a Question