To insure a successful car wash fundraiser you will need to get publicity. You need to hit many different areas to insure everyone knows when and where the car wash fundraiser will be. The more people know about it the more people will show up. You must alert the media and the community. Here is some good advice for you upcoming car wash fundraiser.
Take a look at the good old promotional bug, or the eye catching fridge magnet. Or maybe your target market is more suited to a Frisbee or a stress ball. All of these listed promotional items can be bought quite easily and cheaply, without over stretching the budget.
There is also the possibility of having a decal manufacturer produce the decal you want, but that is very pricey and it won’t happen overnight. No matter what method is used, you will need to spray a clear coating over the decal to seal in the inks, dyes, etc., as they will run otherwise.
The only exception: Books on Demand. These qualities are more like a “banner for everyone”. The advantage is that your book is published and can be ordered online. The downside: You have to pay for printing and cover to the advertising yourself. Also, there is no editing.
First step is to find a place for your client’s logo. Remember that the logo is responsible for showing off the business. It should be in a place that’s easy enough to see, and draws in anyone who sees it. There should be a one-line slogan or pitch involved as well. It needs to be quick and easy to read. It should be catchy, yet professional.
Because print brokers build relationships with a variety of providers they are able to keep their prices low and reward their customers with similar discounts. I would encourage you to always search your local directories for a print broker. A great provider will always be more than happy to partner with your company to get you the best deals.
Starting a home based business could be challenging, but if you have all your “ducks in a row,” before starting it you will most likely succeed at your venture. Being creative, decisive, and ambitious is a wonderful start in achieving your goal of operating a successful home based cleaning business. Best of luck to you!