What is sold: Dutch Mill Bulbs offers easy-to-sell and easy-to-grow flowers and bulbs.
About the program: For 50 years, Dutch Mill Bulbs has offered unique and environmentally responsible spring and fall fundraising programs. Products include low-cost, easy-to-sell, guaranteed-to-grow-and-bloom flower bulbs and bare-root perennials. The program is suitable for all types of school fundraisers such as PTA/PTO, athletic teams and more. Prices are $7 per plant or bulb, and some packages offer up to 18 bulbs for a specific plant. The Web site offers descriptions of each plant, explains how much sun and shade it requires, and notes whether deer will eat it.
Support available for schools: The company works with schools to determine their best options, and schools will make at least a 50-percent profit. Prices are affordable, and shipping and handling is free.
Bottom line: Dutch Mill Bubs offers a variety of bulbs and plants for an eco-friendly, spring-themed fundraiser.
Article by Kassondra Granata, EducationWorld Contributor
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