Safety Concerns for Children
non-profit groups and companies have
worked together for decades to make the safety of
children involved in fundraising a number one priority.
Here are some methods they use to get safety points
Verbally review the rules at student assemblies,
parent and teacher meetings and daily announcements in
Include printed reminders on posters and
high-traffic bulletin boards and in sales packet inserts
such as parent letters and permission slips.
When giving parent and student volunteers
suggestions for safe fundraising, keep it simple and
fundraising should be supervised by parents or
Focus fundraising efforts on family and
Parents can help by selling at the
office and to friends.
With parent's permission, student
volunteers may telephone friends, relatives and neighbors
that they know
Article courtesy The Fundraising Edge from
the Association of Fund-Rasing Distributors &