Finding Donations for Your Fundraiser

The success of your fundraiser depends on the quality of your items. Here's how to find, and ask for, great items at all price points.   Of all the tasks necessary for a fundraiser, procuring items is the one that can intimidate even the most enthusiastic volunteer. Great auctions are dependent on great items. There [...]

By |2019-02-08T17:06:00-04:00February 8th, 2019|Family, Fundaraiser Information, How To, Kids|1 Comment

10 Stress Free Holiday Tips

The holidays are a busy time of year for everyone & It’s no secret it can be stressful. Especially when preparing our homes for the kids, expected & not so expected house guests. Our family’s regular schedule is pretty hectic already… so when you add in all the “extras” during the holidays, it's easy to feel [...]

By |2017-12-15T13:17:16-04:00December 15th, 2017|Family, Holiday Fun, How To|0 Comments

Top 5 Tips To Recruit Volunteers & Increase Donations

If you’re hoping to increase your nonprofit’s volunteer numbers, we’ve got a few suggestions on how to do so. More volunteers can also translate to more donations for your nonprofit!  In 2016, an estimated 63 million Americans spent time volunteering, totaling 8 billion hours of service that was worth $193 billion to the organizations. Here are five [...]

By |2017-09-25T16:55:23-04:00September 25th, 2017|Fundaraiser Information, How To|0 Comments

How To Get Your Child Ready For School On Time

Getting your child ready for school in the mornings can be stressful. These 5 tips will help them be ready for school on time.     1. Establish a bedtime routine. Establish set bedtime routines for your child so they get enough sleep. Students in middle school need about 10 to 11 hours of sleep. [...]

By |2017-09-15T17:14:36-04:00September 15th, 2017|Family, How To, Kids|0 Comments

5 Backpack Safety Guidelines For Kids

  1. Check straps and backpack size When buying a backpack, look at the straps. You want one which has large padded straps to help distribute the weight and if possible one which has a waist or chest strap to provide additional support. Please don't buy an oversized backpack! Get one which is the appropriate [...]

By |2017-09-13T16:01:18-04:00September 13th, 2017|Family, Kids|0 Comments

How To Organize an Easy & Fun Holiday Gift Shop For School

Organize a Simple In-School Holiday Gift Shop The best part about the holidays are spending time with  family, spreading joy , love and feeling grateful for all of the wonderful people in our lives. At a Small World Gift Shop we want to make your life easier by giving children a safe place to shop [...]

By |2017-08-10T17:47:14-04:00August 2nd, 2017|Holiday Fun, How To, Kids|0 Comments

7 Things Every Parent Must Teach Their Daughter

As a woman looking back this resonates with me for the simple fact that I wish I had a parent tell me these same things. Teach her the most important things she needs to know  before she grows up and starts to hear voices from people and sources who don't love or care for her. Your [...]

By |2017-08-04T15:35:39-04:00July 21st, 2017|Kids|0 Comments

Best Kindergarten Checklist You Can Use

Preparing your little one for the first day of Kindergarten can be overwhelming & challenging especially if you don't know what to expect or what to prepare them for. Here is Checklist you can use & if you're not ready to read because it's summer just Pin it for later.   Be able to state first [...]

By |2017-08-08T14:10:32-04:00July 17th, 2017|Kids|0 Comments

5 Middle School Graduation Gift Ideas

      Elementary school graduation symbolizes a transformation time for your child. Your pre-teen is midway through their education and the emergence of a new world as a high school teenager. Celebrate this big moment in their life with one or more of these awesome elementary school graduation gifts for your favorite grad.   Dinner Reservation [...]

By |2017-08-04T15:35:39-04:00June 5th, 2017|Family|5 Comments