For you to get what you want you to have to work for it that is why school fundraisers are held to teach the children that. When there is a need to support sports, cheerleaders, and academic trip or even if they need to expand a structure then a fundraiser is held. Beneficiaries of the fundraisers are the parents, school and the children.
Selling of books or delicious foods in a fundraiser helps the children to be more confident and with time they become assertive of what they are speaking of. Children who would want to be leaders or a speaker, the fundraisers are the best place for them to learn how to speak confidently. How to control the pitch when talking to someone is a skill learnt by the children and gets better as time goes by. Since the fundraisers involves selling of items, it does give the beneficiaries of the funds that were raised a sense of pride this because with funds that were offered they actually worked for it.
For the parents, children, and teachers to attain their goal in a fundraiser, they have to work together and have good teamwork. This helps the children to learn to listen to other people’s ideas and that it is not all the time that things would go their way. Knowing teamwork at a tender age they will easily work with other people when they are grown. The importance of helping out is taught to the children in fundraisers and also they learn that you can help out even at a tender age you just have to have the capability.
Children in fundraisers should know the importance of a community where they get to know that a school is part of a community the same with the church and hospital which do come together for the greater good. They get to learn that the community can help the school to achieve their goals. Students having to sell their items on fundraisers helps them to improve their selling and marketing skills. Some fundraisers hold talent shows for entertainment thus facilitate in the discovery of talents.
The fundraisers helps to encourage creativity among the children and at times the products showcased in the fundraisers are from the children’s imagination. With the help of fundraisers parents are actively involved with their children’s life and have a chance to bond with them. The involvement of the school to the parents is enhanced with the help of fundraisers. With the help of fundraisers there is change in the school’s environment where new structures are built. A child with a good self-esteem is able to perform better than the one with a lower self-esteem, when fundraisers are held they help in boosting the self-esteem of the children.