Local Communities Thrive When Fundraising Stays Local

Jill Turcic Business, Nonprofit

Here is an interesting message from the owner of Boosterville’s newest business, Village Mattress in Zionsville, Indiana.  Chris has observed a disconnect between well-intentioned school groups needing to raise money, and the neighborhood businesses. “There is a movement toward “alternative” fundraisers, but the “mattress sale fundraiser” is one of the strangest.  It works like this — a salesman gets a …