Bake Sale Ideas for Fundraising
And Successful Bake Sale Events
These delicious bake sale ideas will help you create a unique bake sale event to raise funds for your favorite school, church or charity benefit.
Having a successful bake sale idea is wonderful but... if you want to attract lots and lots of hungry, generous customers you need to advertise your bake sale as much as possible.
Use as many of these great promotional ideas as possible to create a buzz about your non-profit fundraising event.
20 Bake Sale Ideas for Holidays and Special Occasions
- New Year's Day Healthy Bake Sale
- Groundhog Day Bake Sale
- Valentine's Day Flowers, Candy and Bake Sale
- Easter Egg Hunt and Bake Sale
- Mother's Day Bake Sale
- Father's Day Bake Sale
- 4th of July Bake Sale
- Independence Day Bake Sale
- Election Day Bake Sale
- Tax Day Bake Sale
- Peace Day Bake Sale
- Halloween Bake Sale
- St. Patrick's Day Bake Sale
- Christmas Day Bake Sale
- Black Friday Bake Sale
- Spring Day Bake Sale
- Summer Vacation Bake Sale
- Fall or Autumn Bake Sale
- Winter Bake Sale
- Earth Day Bake Sale
Prizes and Motivation for Your Bakers
If you want to attract more volunteer bakers to donate their time and their baked goodies to your fundraising event, add this fun element to your next bake sale.
Announce an exciting contest with great prizes. A fun competition
for your bakers will bring out their creative side as well as their
Not only will you get more people excited about baking, but they
will also end up baking more sweet goodies, especially if there are
prizes in different categories.
You can offer prizes at your bake sale based on any or all of these categories:
- Largest cake
- Smallest cupcake
- Healthiest muffin
- Most decadent chocolate chip cookie
- Most original display
- Most creative bake sale price tags
- Most unique banner
- Most delicious brownie ever
- Nuttiest cookie
- Fruitiest cake
- Cutest kid's cookie
- Easiest bake sale recipe
- Most creative recipe card
- Most colorful cookie
- Gooiest cookie
- Cheesiest cheesecake
Ideas to Promote Your Bake Sale
Having a fun bake sale idea is great but... if you want to attract lots
of open-to-buy, generous customers, you need to advertise your bake sale
as much as possible.
Here are a few promotional bake sale ideas you can use to let the world know about your amazing fundraiser.
- Let the TV stations know about your exciting event. Tell them about the
variety of baked goodies, your specialties, and your contests and
prizes. If they are willing to be there to televise your bake sale early
in the morning... you'll have a wonderfully profitable day.
- The same thing that applies to the TV stations works with your local
radio stations. You can even take in a platter of samples for the radio
crew the day before your bake sale. Ask if you can trade baked treats
for free air time and day long promotions.
- Advertise your bake sale fundraising event in as many local newspapers
as possible. Many will give free advertising space for non-profit
- The internet is going to be your best friend when it comes to promoting
your bake sale. Use social media to your benefit as much as possible.
Post photos, videos, tweets and website updates to your friends and
followers. Ask everyone to like your fundraising event and to re-tweet
your posts. The viral effect of the internet works wonders to get the
word out in a hurry.
- Craigslist is also a wonderful free resource you can benefit from. You
can place a free ad with all your details into the weekly happenings and
- Send out emails or electronic greeting card invitations to everyone on
your list and ask them to invite their friends, relatives and neighbors
to your bake sale. Plan ahead so you have enough baked goods for a
really large crowd.
- Display bake sale flyers and posters in as many locations as possible.
Community boards, public libraries, and even other schools and churches
may allow you to promote your event within their communities.
Your bake sale is a great place to sell customized dish towels and reach your fundraising goals more quickly.
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Bake Sale Flyer and Poster Ideas
Create eye-catching bake sale flyers and informative bake sale posters that are unique for your school, church and charity bake sales and fundraising events.
Selecting the right fundraising flyer and poster for your bake sale is an important factor in your fundraiser's success.
You can choose from a unique collection of poster and flyer templates that will match the theme, season and content of your bake sale.
You can also personalize and customize your favorite flyer and
poster with the details of your bake sale and your nonprofit
Creative Bake Sale Flyer Ideas for these Fun Bake Sales:
- Great American Bake Sale
- School Bake Sale
- Christmas Bake Sale
- Craft and Bake Sale
- Halloween Bake Sale
- Cupcakes Bake Sale
- Kids Bake Sale
- Church Bake Sale
- Car Wash and Bake Sale
- Snowman Treats Bake Sale
- Fall Bake Sale
- Monkey Bread Bake Sale
Helpful Links and More Bake Sale Ideas
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