Fundraising Food Alternatives

Fundraising Suggestions – (Non-Food)

We would like to assist you with the planning of recognizing classes with non-food related rewards.  Below are some ideas to help you get started:

Alternatives to Using Food Rewards

Extra Recess
An activity related prize (balls, hula hoop, Frisbees, jump ropes, etc.)
Eating lunch outdoors
Bingo night
Listening to music while working
Sports Night
Playing a game
Board of Education Recognition
Free choice at the end of the day
Pinata with fun gifts
A song, dance or performance by teacher of principal
Free pass to District function (play, musical, sporting event, etc.)
A local field trip
Mystery pack with gift wrapped items
A craft party
Special dress or themed day
A skating party
"Free Homework" pass
An exercise class at a local gym
Class nature walk with scavenger hunt
A "sticker" party
Discount coupons to video stores
Gift certificate to school store
A dance
"How to juggle" clinic
Music while doing work
Movie night
Chat break at end of class
Extra computer time
Day for watching movie
Group activity
Guest presenter for class
Be creative! 

Nut Free Snack Ideas - School Celebrations

Fresh whole apples, oranges, clementines, bananas
Kellogg's low fat Nutri Gran Bars (Strawberry, blueberry, raspberry, apple)
Delmonte Fruit Salad Cups with 100% juice
Rold Gold Whole Grain Heartzels
Sun Maid Raisins
Sun Chips Multigrain
Smartfood Popcorn
Baby carrots with Ranch dip
Lay's Oven Baked Potato Chips
Grape tomatoes
Frito Lay Whole Grain Crunchy Baked Cheese
Mott's Fruit Snacks
Doritos Nacho Cheese Tortilla Chips
Annie's Bunny Fruit Snacks
Danimals - Nonfat Yogurt
Keebler Honey Graham Crackers
Yoplait - Nonfat Yogurt
Nabisco Graham Crackers
Motts 100% Juice Boxes
Rice Krispy Treats Whole Grain Original

Additional Resources

Smart Snacks in Schools Guide

Alliance for a Healthier Generation Smart Snack Planner 
Under “Find a Product” select “Category”. Select drop down for Snack Foods. Confirm “Smart Snack Compliant Only” Yes. Click “Search”. Please check for individual allergies.

Safe Snack Guide – Allergy Friendly Products