Run an expert rummage sale
Provide patrons a fun shopping experience with added opportunities for fundraising.
Utilize proven retail strategies
- Merchandise items by target shopper (for him, for her, great for kids, etc.)
- Place taller items in the rear of the room to help shoppers see more items
- Use boxes covered in tablecloths to feature/elevate items
- Use pricing strategies for books and CDs that build value in buying in quantity
- Use the opportunity to announce future events and educate patrons on the progress of your mission
- Offer a concession stand with food and drinks for purchase
- Find a local retailer to donate reusable shopping bags for checkout
- Ask shoppers to round up their purchase to the nearest $5 point (a $23 purchase becomes $25)
- Use qCheck Cash Register for quick payments
- Use Text2Bid to auction premium items by phone while gathering phone numbers for future campaigns.