Creating a Fundraiser Store is a quick and easy way to generate revenue, by either partnering with an organization, or just selling your own pre-decorated products. Once you have the pre-decorated products created and ready to publish, the store setup is very simple. This quick guide will each step required to get your new Fundraiser Store ready to make sales.
Please Note: There is no obligation to use these stores for fundraising. You can use them for any simple ecommerce store where it is click and buy. It's a nice mobile responsive, simple one page website that accomodates from 1 to 50 pre-decorated products (Order Up Theme only).
Need store ideas? School stores, Church stores, Employee stores, Team Gear stores for players, Summer Camp Pre-sale, Sport Playoff Stores, and more. Visit the InkSoft Demo Site and view the various Fundraiser Store Examples under the Stores tab.
This video comes from our Getting Started with InkSoft guides and videos, from Training Session 4 - Decorated Products and Online Stores Creation.
From the Dashboard, click Web Stores 1. >Create New 2. > Click Create under Fundraising Web Store 3.
Side note: You can enter HTML and CSS changes in the Body portion of store information.
1. FUNDRAISER SETTINGS (Optional)
Using the Fundraising settings allow you to set an end date for your store, and a goal (either dollar amount or units sold) If you don’t enable the fundraising settings, your store will appear as a static store without an end date or goal. Perfect for Employee stores, and more.
Sample Shipping Settings from a Shipping Method
2. E-COMMERCE SETTINGS
Choose the theme you would like to use for your store. “Apollo” and “Green Beans Solo” are single product stores, while “Order Up” and “Green Beans” are multi-products stores. Once you’ve selected your theme, select the pre-decorated products you would like to add to this store. (Pre-decorated products must be published in order to show as an option, but you can always add more later in the Products section of config.)
Choose the order in which your products display by simply by dragging and dropping each product in the desired order.
Once you click Create, you’ll see our congratulations along with a link to your new Fundraiser Store.
Your new Fundraising Store should now be live for your customers to view