Is your enrollment down? Do you have several spots to fill but few inquiries? The upcoming holiday season can be a very slow time for new enrollments for many childcare providers. But the good news is there are other ways to bring in income for your child care business. So whether or not you’re enrollment has dipped and you find yourself with open spots check out the following SUPER EASY ideas for adding extra income for childcare businesses.
Just about any provider could benefit from developing a library of resources to help build their business. In this post, I want to give you more than a few really good books specifically for building a thriving child care business. So here are some must-have books for growing your child care business.
Most providers no matter if they are newbies or seasoned are usually on a tight budget when it comes to making purchases for their child care businesses. That being said, our equipment can really take a beating over the years especially when you take into account the number of children we care for year end and year out. So whether you are trying to outfit your new child care or if you ever have looked around (like I did) and realized “This stuff is looking kinda old.”, this post today is just for you. Want some savy tricks to budget buying for child care? Here are 7 go-to ways to buy for your child care on
a budget on the cheap.
In the past I’ve touched on the idea of a fundraiser for your child care. So today I wanted to give you more than a few fundraiser ideas for how you can make money at your child care other than the tuition that you receive. Some are typical, but with a spin and some are totally unique. So whether you use these ideas as fundraisers to purchase equipment, supplies, etc. for the childcare or use use them to supplement your income while you’re growing your enrollment, here are a few that are sure to bring in some extra cash.
7 fundraiser ideas for child cares
1. Book club –
I started with this fundraiser because I have actually done this for years. I got in-depth with How to Set up a Book Club here. This can really be a fun way to make a home/daycare connection by encouraging parents to purchase and read a book you are reading at the child care. We currently offer our Book Club selections seasonally, 3-4 times a year. [Read more…] about 7 Super Easy Fundraiser Ideas for Child Cares