How many kids do you know who think it’s fun to trudge up and down
the street knocking on doors to sell candy bars? It’s been a ritual
Now Oberweis Ice Cream and Dairy stores have a fun alternative!
Why not use ice cream to help you reach your fundraising goals with
our NEW ICE CREAM FUNDRAISER!
1. Visit your nearest Oberweis Ice Cream and Dairy Store and present
documentation of your organization’s 501-(c)(3) status. You’ll be
provided with an Oberweis Ice Cream and Dairy Store Fundraising Kit
consisting of a poster, application form and a coupon flyer
personalized with your organization’s information and shopping
dates. You can make as many copies of the master
coupon sheet as you think are necessary to help you reach your
2. Distribute the coupons to supporters of your organization.
Coupons will display dates* on which they can be used. Customers
must present their coupon at time of purchase and sign it. The
cashier will then enter the purchase amount, excluding tax, and keep
the coupon to determine the total amount your organization has
earned. Please note that the distribution of fundraiser coupons may
NOT take place in the vicinity/outside our store locations. Doing so
will jeopardize the payment of the funds raised.
Want to add more excitement? We are now involving your staff
and faculty! Different members of your staff and faculty are
encouraged to work in the store by doing a variety of different jobs
or tasks for us such as scooping ice cream, greeting guests, or
maintaining the dining room. It is a great way to socialize with
those supporting your fundraiser while putting some familiar faces
behind the counter. Contact your nearest Oberweis store for more
3. In approximately six weeks after your shopping days, your
organization will receive a percentage of the total purchases for
your event in the form of a check from Oberweis made payable to your
Our program is designed to offer the most benefit for
your organization's effort. The following scale is designed to offer
something for any level of effort, even the smallest organization
can make an impact with an Oberweis Ice Cream Fundraiser.
|If Your Sales Total Is
||You Can Earn
||10% of purchases or $0 up to $29.90
||20% of purchases or $60.00 up to $119.80
|$600 and above
||30% of purchases or $180.00
Get the most for your efforts!
When planning a fundraising event think about repeating it every
month throughout the year for maximum impact. Put reminders in
newsletters, on websites or pick up the phone and make sure people
are remembering the monthly event. This is a great way to keep a
steady stream of fundraising going!
Visit one of our Ice Cream and Dairy Stores (click
here for locations) and ask to speak to a store
manager. They can answer any specific questions you have about the
program and start the application process.
*Coupons may be used only on designated shopping
dates in Oberweis Ice Cream and Dairy stores. Purchases made through
Oberweis Dairy Home Delivery are not eligible to earn fundraising