School Spirit Items, Sports & Outdoor / 28.06.2017

  The Summer season signifies it's time for schools to focus on their football season. High school students and teachers may be out for the summer break, but football coaches are hard at work with training camps for their players, planning strategies for the upcoming season, and tryouts for new players. For those who manage fundraising campaigns for the school booster club, attention now must turn to the upcoming football spirit items. Planning ahead is important with your spirit items. Late planning can cause a loss of fundraising revenue due to extra rush charges, factory inventory issues, late arrivals for your booster club store, and many other problems.

Considerations When Planning Your Team Spirit Items:

Promotional Product Ideas, School Spirit Items, Sports & Outdoor / 17.11.2016

[caption id="attachment_6165" align="alignnone" width="800"]Original Foam Finger By Associated Press (Ottumwa High School yearbook) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons[/caption]Foam fingers and foam hands have been a popular sports spirit item since they were introduced in 1971 at a high school boys state basketball final. However, the first prototype wasn't made of foam. Instead, the giant foam finger at that game was made of hardware cloth and papier-mâché. Since then, many different manufacturing companies have been producing foam fingers and foam hand gestures in bulk. They have become a staple item at football and basketball games. However, foam fingers and foam hands aren't just for sports games. They have been very effectively used in advertising, as well as for other "unsanctioned" uses.

A Disgraceful Day For Foam Fingers

School Spirit Items, Sports & Outdoor / 01.06.2016

Top 3 Football Spirit ItemsEach year as school comes to a close, students and teachers are look forward to a few months of downtime. Plans are made for sleeping late, vacations, pool and beach time, and plenty of time to explore favorite hobbies. However, for football coaches, there is no rest. It's already time to plan the new football season that begins with summer training and the first game of the season near the first week or two of school. Good coaches know that efficient planning can make the difference between a winning and losing season. As the new football season is planned, raising money for the team for new equipment, uniforms, and travel expenses is often at the top of the to-do list. One extremely effective way to raise funds is by selling school spirit items. Below you will find the top 3 selling football spirit items along with the honorable mention and a rising superstar with potential to take over a top 3 spot.

Top 3 Football Spirit Items

School Spirit Items, Sports & Outdoor / 27.05.2016

How to save money when you buy bulk foam fingersFoam fingers are a staple at sporting events. Whether the sport be football, basketball, baseball, soccer, or hockey, fans love waiving their team's foam fingers while cheering on their beloved team. These foam hands provide an incredible opportunity to raise funds by selling to your fan base. While finding the right shape and size for your foam finger may not be so difficult, fitting your order into your budget may be a bit more challenging when factoring in the shipping costs. Foam fingers are very lightweight, so why are they so expensive to ship? It is true that foam fingers don't weight much; however, UPS and FedEx
School Spirit Items, Sports & Outdoor / 07.09.2015

Tailgating Promotional ItemsWith college football underway, tailgating at the games is a regular occurrence for many sports fans. Supporting your alma mater and enjoying yourself with other alumni is a pastime that many alum look forward to doing at each home football game. However, to properly tailgate, you must have the right gear. First of all, food and drinks is a must. But in order to pull off a comfortable and fun tailgating experience, you need many other items such as tents, chairs, tables, coolers, grills, and more. Below are several promotional tailgating items that can be personalized with your company or school logo and given or sold to sports fans. These great products will display your logo to everyone in your tailgating circle to promote your company.
School Spirit Items, Sports & Outdoor, Trendy Tuesday / 18.08.2015

Trendy Tuesday - Football Helmet Shaped Yard Signs

Football Helmet Shaped Yard Signs

With high school football starting now, it's time to begin promoting the Friday night games and filling the stadium. These football helmet shape yard signs are great to use in the medians of the roads on game day to promote attendance. They are also great to sell to the football players as fundraisers to proudly promote their team by displaying the sign in their front yard. These signs are not individually printed with each player's name; however, we do have other yard signs with that option. Football Helmet Shaped Yard Signs
Promotional Product Ideas, School Spirit Items, Sports & Outdoor / 11.08.2015

Trendy Tuesday - Custom Large Cow Bell

Large Cow Bell

Cow bells are loud, which means they are sure to get you noticed whether you are at the big game or whatever event you happen to be attending. These cow bells comes with a top handle for easy carrying and ringing. With football season starting for most high schools in just a few weeks, these are great spirit items for your booster club to sell at the games for fundraising. Custom Cow Bells for Football Games
School Spirit Items, Sports & Outdoor, Thrifty Thursday / 25.06.2015

Thrifty Thursday - Vinyl Mini Footballs - Mini Sports Balls

Vinyl Mini Footballs

The start of football season is just a few short months away. Soon, high football stadiums around the country will fill up on Friday nights with thousands of potential new customers for your business. Sponsoring your local area high schools with mini football giveaways is a great way to get your name into the crowd. By coupling your marketing effort with the passion of the fans (football), your efforts will go much further! These mini footballs are great, low-cost football spirit items that can be printed with your company logo and donated to the cheerleaders to throw into the crowd after touchdowns and big plays! Vinyl Mini Footballs

Vinyl Mini Football Features