IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR ALL TEAMS RAISING FUNDS
All team raffle, 50/50 or loser pool draws must comply with Alberta Gaming regulations. Gaming licenses can be obtained from any Alberta Registry or by submitting an application to Alberta Gaming directly.
Raffle Application: www.aglc.gov.ab.ca/pdf/gaming/gaming_forms/5416.pdf.
SMHA encourages all Team Managers to visit the website below prior to selecting your method for raising funds. Alberta Gaming also has specific rules on how the proceeds of gaming activities can be used.
TEAM FUNDRAISING IDEAS:
Please find below a few ideas to help your team raise funds. You are under no obligation to use any of the companies below, they are only suggestions.
Special Events (bottle drives, pub nights) remember your Special Event Permit
* GALLERY GREETINGS
Greeting card company from Victoria, BC, that specializes in representing Canadian artist's work on greeting cards produced using the highest quality environmentally-friendly materials. Our Holiday Card Fundraising Program is very simple, easy and worry-free way of raising funds for your group - we provide a 50% return on all orders, and there is no minimum order.
Information: www.gallery-greetings.com or GalleryGreetingsFundraising.pps
* MEAT LOCKER FOODS
We all need to buy groceries! So why not feed your family, while accomplishing the following: save money on your grocery bills; support local businesses and Alberta farmers; and raise money for your team. The average funds raised is 20-30% of purchases.
* TIP A CANOE CHOCOLATES
Tip A Canoe is a unique fundraising opportunity for teams. They are an Alberta based business that offers quality chocolate products at a reasonable price. They have chocolate bars, almond box and most recently the chocolate hockey puck that can be personalized with team or association name.
Information: www.tipacanoe.ca or call 1-800-465-2598.
* IN-DEY-GO FUNDRAISING
In-Dey-Go Fundraising offers gourmet cookie dough and ready to use cinnamon and sticky buns. Profit varies from 25%-40% depending on the program and the amount sold.
* SPIRIT OF HOCKEY CALENDARS
These innovative calendars host 15 months of entertaining hockey art. The calendars cost $10 each and are sold for $20 each. You keep the profit from each calendar.
* CLEARLY FUNDRAISING
Raise both team spirit and money with your team or association logo on items such as coffee mugs, ornaments, coasters, car flags and ID tags! Try this more personal approach to fundraising.
Information: 780-464-4036 or check out parent company’s website at www.setinstoneimagery.ca
* T-SHIRT FUNDRAISER
Sell T-shirts and raise money for your team. T-shirts are of high quality and made of heavy weight cotton and come in 36 designs.
* STOP-THIEF FUNDRAISER
Raise money by selling security labels! There are over 1000 styles of security labels to deter thieves, protect valuables & family, and raise money for your team! A portion of proceeds are donated to the Boys and Girls Clubs.
Information: Call Bob (780-913-7100) or Curt (780-498-6097)