A Tisket – a Tasket – a Raffle Prize Basket

Raffles are a fantastic way to raise funds for a good cause. But every raffle has to have a prize(s). A prize that’s proving popular for both the awarder and the awarded is a thoughtfully assembled gift basket.

The idea here is to be creative and thoughtful by choosing the right combination of items in a gift basket, so that people are attracted to buy the raffle tickets.
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You should know that women love bath and body gift baskets, as well as spa gift baskets. So to attract women to buy the ruffle tickets, keeping these items are a good idea.

Men love barbecue gift baskets and sports related gift baskets and these are sure to draw men to buy the ruffle tickets. Here are some other unique gift basket ideas for raffles.

Raffle Gift Basket Ideas for Women

Gardening baskets with gloves, seeds and other gardening tools.
Gourmet gift basket with olive oil, cutting board, spaghetti and sauce.
Tea and cookie basket with pack of green tea, iced tea, butter wafers, candy and cookies.

Raffle Gift Basket Ideas for Men

Movie basket with tickets, popcorn, cookies and candy.
Golf basket with golf items like hats, balls and a shirt.
Wine basket with a good wine bottle and a set of wine glasses.

Gift Basket Ideas for Kids

While making gift basket for kids, be it your own, or your niece, nephew or a friend’s kid, it is important to know the kid’s liking. You can’t expect diplomacy from a kid when he does not like the gift. There can be nothing more embarrassing than “I hate chocolates” when you have gifted the kid a basket full of chocolates. So to avoid this situation, these are the most loved and popular gift basket ideas for kids:

Popcorn Gift Basket
You would have minimum chances of making a mistake with a popcorn gift basket for kids. This is also one of the easiest gift basket ideas to make and put together on your own. Take few chocolates, cookies, microwave popcorn, candies and a bottle of coke and place it in a movie theater popcorn box and tie a beautiful ribbon around it. The smile and excitement on the kid’s face would make it worth the effort.

Picnic Gift Basket
It is not just a great idea to gift a picnic basket to a kid, it is also considered one of the best summer gift basket ideas and fall gift basket ideas for the whole family. It also tops the list in corporate gift basket ideas due to its usefulness for all age groups. A great picnic gift basket for kid should include chocolates, lemon cookies, picnic hamper, chocolate covered nuts, sour balls, cheese sticks, cheese, nuggets, snack mix and smoked almonds.

Hopefully some of these ideas will get your creative juices flowing.

What would you suggest as a gift basket raffle prize theme? What has worked for your raffle?

7 thoughts on “A Tisket – a Tasket – a Raffle Prize Basket

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    To achieve this transformation, spa baskets include various sorts of oils, bath beads, bath powders, bath fizzies, bath crystals, bath teas, confetti and cream baths that generally are all from the same line, in the same scent or are complimentary towards one another. This creates a tranquil atmosphere, where scents mix and intermix together without fighting each other, but rather blending together. It makes the experience more peaceful. These products also work at releasing tensions and soreness in the body while they moisturize and soften one’s skin. Some baskets contain a matching candle, tranquil music, massagers, sponges, loofahs and other such items to help complete the spa like experience.

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    It’s that time of year again when you are scratching your head and wondering what to buy everyone on your list. As a woman- I highly suggest pampering all the woman on your list- because women today simply do not have time to do it themselves and yet- it’s on the top of every woman’s wish list…yes, that’s right- to be pampered!

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    When choosing spa gift baskets not only should you look for for their herbal properties, and their ability to refresh and reinvigorate you, but also for their practicality. Hence, find gift baskets that not only provide herbal and aromatherapy mixtures, but also cleansing lotions and the means of applying them to enable them to work on your skin and body with maximum effect.


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