Mr. Gatti’s Fundraising FAQs
Q: HOW DO I SETUP A FUNDRAISER WITH MY LOCAL MR GATTIS OR GATTITOWN LOCATION?
A: We can’t wait to help you raise funds for your organization. And the best part – it’s super easy to setup a Fundraiser with us! Just fill out our online request form and we’ll be in contact with you soon! The local General Manager will review the request and follow up with any questions and to confirm your event via email or phone.
Q: HOW MUCH WILL MY ORGANIZATION GET FROM THE EVENT?
A: We’ll donate a percentage of the total sales (minus sales tax) that your organization raises during the times scheduled for your event. The best part, the more people that come in to support your organization and cause, the more you raise! Donation percentages may vary by location.
Q: WHAT ORGANIZATIONS CAN SETUP A FUNDRAISER?
A: Any organization that is considered a non-profit by the IRS with a Tax ID can setup a Fundraiser.
Q: HOW SOON CAN MY EVENT TAKE PLACE?
A: We ask that you request your event at least 2 weeks in advance of the date. That will give us enough time to make sure we are all setup for a great event!
Q: CAN I CANCEL OR RESCHEDULE MY EVENT?
A: You certainly can reschedule or cancel your event. We ask that you correspond directly with the store General manager via email or phone to confirm the reschedule. If you cancel, we’ll certainly be really sad, but hope we can re-schedule for the future!
Q: WHAT DO I NEED TO DO BEFORE MY EVENT HAPPENS?
A: Be sure you let as many people know as possible by downloading our customizable marketing materials. Remember, the more people that show up to support, the more money you raise! On the day of the event, just come on in, let the General Manager know your are there and have fun!
Q: WHERE DO I GET THE CUSTOMIZABLE MARKETING MATERIALS FOR MY EVENT?
A: Just head over to our fundraising materials page, download, customize for your organization, and start promoting. Remember to send out emails, text messages and handout flyers and posters to spread the word!
Q: HOWTBD DO I GET THE CHECK FOR THE FUNDS I RAISED?
A: Once your event is over, we’ll send you a check directly to the contact address you entered when you requested the event. If you would like to pick up the check directly, please contact your local store General Manager to let them know. Please allow 2-3 weeks for the check to be cut and delivered.
Q: WHY WASN’T MY FUNDRAISING EVENT APPROVED?
A: Sometimes we already have a Fundraiser event scheduled, or other pre-scheduled events booked. But don’t worry, we’ll work with you to figure out a date that works! If you have any questions, please Contact Us today!