SimplyCircle Now Supports Groups of Up to 2,000 Members

Elena Krasnoperova - Monday, May 16th, 2016

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Many of you told us that you were managing a larger group like a school or a large PTA/PTO than we could previously support. We heard you! Now our Pro Gold tier allows you to have twice as many people (up to 2,000) as before.

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5 Healthy Fundraising Ideas for Spring and Summer

Mark Abbott - Thursday, April 28th, 2016

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Guest blog post by Mark Abbott, Founder of FarmRaiser

Are you tired of the same old cookie-dough, candy bar or wrapping paper sales? Are you looking for a healthy alternative for your school’s spring fundraiser? Check out these 5 high-profit and healthy fundraising ideas from FarmRaiser, a unique online product fundraising marketplace for schools and causes. Plus, all SimplyCircle customers and blog readers get a special $50 bonus on their first FarmRaiser campaign.

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The Best Mother’s Day Classroom Party

Elena Krasnoperova - Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

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There’s no better excuse to have a classroom party than Mother’s Day! Activities include singing, arts and crafts, and a discussion. Check it out!

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Mother’s Day Homemade Gift Ideas

Elena Krasnoperova - Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

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Are you looking for inspiration for a creative and fun-to-make gifts that your students can make for their Moms? Look no further. Check out these beautiful flower-themed homemade gifts for Mother’s Day.

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Mother’s Day Books for Kindergarten

Elena Krasnoperova - Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

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Mother’s Day is almost here! Your kindergarteners are sure to enjoy these great books featuring their favorite characters – and their Moms.

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Mother’s Day Poems for Elementary School Students

Elena Krasnoperova - Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

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When we are young, mothers are the center of our world. Even when we grow up, mothers hold a very special place in our heart. On Mother’s Day, read these wonderful poems with your students, and celebrate the most important person in every child’s life.

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Give Your Child the Gift of a Foreign Language

Elena Krasnoperova - Monday, April 25th, 2016

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Guest post by Kristina Klausen, Founder of PandaTree

For many parents and kids, the motivations for learning a foreign language are intrinsic. They enjoy discovering a different way of looking at the world. They love being able to talk to relatives in their native language. They gain cultural appreciation and sensitivity. But speaking a foreign language has powerful extrinsic benefits as well.

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Putting the “Fun” Back in Fundraiser with Monthly Themes

Elena Krasnoperova - Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

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Do you feel that the “fun” part is missing from most fundraiser experiences? Put the fun back by picking a unique monthly theme for your fundraiser. Here are ideas for each month of the year.

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The Easiest Way to Communicate with Your PTA or PTO

Elena Krasnoperova - Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

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In a previous post, we talked about why it is important to communicate regularly with your PTA members. The good news is that managing all of that communication does not need to be a full-time job. All you have to do is pick the right platform for your group communication. SimplyCircle fits the bill on all accounts.

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Survival Guide for PTA Fundraising Committee Chair

Elena Krasnoperova - Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

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Are you nervous about being a PTA Fundraising Committee Chair? Don’t be.  We have some tips and guidelines that will help you meet your group’s financial goals and be a raving success.

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