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Trees & Wreaths & Poinsettas


Let’s get ready for the holidays!

Event Date: October 15, 2018 thru November 9, 2018

Event Location: Santa Teresa High School

Fundraiser Type: General Fund Account 

Event Description: Students will take orders for live poinsettia plants from October 15 thru November 9, 2018. Plant dimension are 6 1/2 inch pot with average plant height of 14-16 inches tall. We have until November 13th to increase or decrease our order amount. Payment is due to Headstart Nursery on day of delivery/pick-up on November 29th. Poinsettias will be picked up from Headstart Nursery by event volunteers and distributed on 12/1/17 from 9am to 1pm by event volunteers.

Packets with a flyer, a FAQ page, etc will be distributed before fundraiser.

Some important reminders as you sell these products to family, friends and neighbors:

1.  MOST IMPORTANTLY, they must be able to pick up what they order from you on a Saturday morning December 1 at Santa Teresa High School between 9AM and 1PM.

2.  They can pay you by check or cash.  Checks should be made out to STMAA.

3.  When you make a sale, please give the purchaser the white copy of the receipt and you will keep the yellow copy of the receipt.  Please put the student’s name in the area marked “Salesperson:”

4.  Turn in all money collected and corresponding yellow copies of receipts

5.  Additional receipts if needed are available, the original pack that went home has 3 receipts.


In your packet will be a flyer detailing the 3 types of trees and additional items, a FAQ’s and overcoming objections document, 3 order forms, and a worksheet about the poinsettias with an example of how to complete the order forms.

See sample below, a few important details to fill out:

–        Students must enter an email address and phone number so we can send a reminder of pick up date and location.

–        Please make sure that the students complete the pickup date and location on the bottom portion of the receipt.

–        The order forms are 2 parts. The top copy should go to the customer and the bottom would be returned with cash or checks written out to STMAA

–        If someone places an order they must be able to pick up on 12/1 between 9am-1pm as there will be no other pick up time offered.

This is a great opportunity to earn funds 

If you have any questions or need assistance
Cedar garland can only be ordered in 50′ quantities.

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