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Do you know of any companies that might be interested in sponsoring your daughter?
Do you have any idea for a draft letter? Your letter is difficult because usually companies like to get something in return. In other words, I will sponsor your event if you give me some free advertising or something else in return.
As an idea, talk to your local Chamber of Commerce. Try to get to one of the head officials and talk to him or her personally. In other words, do not talk over the phone, but rather in person. See if they know of a sporting goods company, health clubs, or whatever that might be interested in assisting.
If you have some ideas for your letter, we can certainly try to help. But right now, we don't have much to work with.
Also, you should register and pick a name. When you come back, you might wish to visit Formal, General & Business Letter Writing. It is the business writing forum, and your message probably belongs there.
We look forward to assisting you.
Thank you for your sincere attention to my thread.
I will rewrite my letter in forum 5. Yes, there is a banner advertising program at the gym. The cost of having the 3 x 5 banner printed is deducted from the donation(min.$300). The banner in return is hung on the walls of the gym for 2,000 plus families to see.
Again, thank you.
I look forward to seeing you Forum 5, the business writing forum.
Still, try to talk to the local Chamber of Commerce Folks. There still might be some creative ideas besides the local banner program.
Again, I look forward to seeing your messages.
Money and Connections are the only way to access the opportunities for these young people. I was successful as High School Gynmastics Coach in the Washington State Area.
Now, that I am located in the Oregong Area, I will begin my search for our young folks.
If you choose to give me more info about yourself, your location, and pics of your daughter I will exchange with you and we can support one another. Good-Luck!!
Hope to hear from you soon!
Rickie @.......<email address removed by mod>
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This year, I find that various fund raisers help. At the gym that my daughter attends decided to do a fund raiser a month. We've sold cookie dough and candles, so far. Get with the companies that give back a percentage. It will go towards your daughter's account. It really helps. I'm also trying to get them to do carwashes. Those proceeds will go entirely to the gym and divided among those who participated. I think it's a great way to get the gymnasts and the parents to help out. Good luck!
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