Rallying the troops; donating money and time
Kerry-Jane Packman, development and membership director, ParentkindTime and money are two very finite resources in schools and, according to recent academic research, more and more schools are dependent on fundraising to deliver basic education. We all know a donation of people’s time can be as valuable as the donation of money, so how can you ensure you’re getting maximum buy-in from parents? What are the best tactics for utilising your valuable parent resource and what part can local business donations and contributions play in easing the current financial squeeze on schools?
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This session is for:
Anyone who wishes to make better use of the fantastic, often untapped, resource on their doorstep – parents and the local business community.