I will post the COMPLETED and UPCOMING FUNdraisers on this page.

So far, the #1 FUNdraiser has been the 2013 Fireworks Booth…..$7,000 (never to be beaten).

booth crew dcd 2In the picture on the left are most of the Fireworks volunteers.

Far left is Sylvia who lost her son and daughter (Bobby and Kassy) in the same accident that we lost Carol, Lucille is an RN, Me, Stephanie, Pat, Brittany (Lucille’s daughter and our booth manager), and our first scholarship recipient, Caitlin.

The person taking this picture was Caitlin’s mom who we lost in 2015.  We all miss her so much.

2018 Facebook Fundraiser (COMPLETED)

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In 2018, we raised over $850 from the Facebook fundraiser in October.  WOW!!!

Raised:  $850 +

2017 Facebook Fundraiser (COMPLETED)

students thank you

Decided to give the Facebook Fundraising option a try.  The result was more than fantastic as my wonderful Facebook friends responded…….and after only a couple of hours, this fundraiser became the 2nd most money making short-term fundraiser after the Fireworks booth!  WOW!

Raised:  $375

2017 Photo Contest (Complete)


The 2nd Annual ForCarol Photo Contest is now complete.

You can win $100. 🙂

Raised: We lost money this year.  No more photo contests. 😦

Save Mart S.H.A.R.E.S (ONGOING)

shares shares escript logo

NEW: SHARES is now part of eScrip

If you shop at Save Mart, help us help YOUR kids afford college!

Go to the eScrip page for Save Mart and sign up (I gave them my cell phone number).

Super simple!

When you shop at Save Mart, Food MAXX, or Lucky stores just give them your phone number or Save Mart membership card.  It costs you NOTHING, but Save Mart donates 3% of your bill to us.  This is year round fundraising for

Raised July 2011 thru Jan 2018:  Over $1,000….and counting.

Amazon Smile (ONGOING)

Helping provide college scholarships to Tracy, CA scholars is now easier than ever.

When you buy from Amazon, Amazon will donate a tiny bit of money (.5% of your order) to ForCarol.  Click on this link, to shop at AmazonSmile and support


Raised thru Jan 2018: $40.75 and counting, but, not expecting anymore

2016 Photo Contest (January 2016 COMPLETED)

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With 46 entries to win $150 we have had a more successful FUNdraiser with the Photo contest than we have had since the Fireworks booth in 2013.

We will have another Photo Contest contest in January 2017 so save your pictures!   🙂

Total Raised: $110.00

Menchies (July 18, 2015 COMPLETED)

blaze at menchies 1

Blaze supporting ForCarol.

Well another FUNdraiser that was totally NOT worth the effort.

Not sure what is going on, but, FUNdraisers are not working like they did in the past……

Total Raised:  $15.69

Mountain Mike’s (April 2015…COMPLETED)

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This was a FUNdraiser for two TUSD classes, and was a complete BUST.

Needless to say, we will never do another Mountain Mike’s FUNdraiser again, even though we love their pizza.

Total Raised:  $5.00

Fireworks Booth (Summer 2013….COMPLETED)

booth crew dcd 2 brittany and tapioca tiki man waving

We hoped to raise a lot of money.  We were a bit disappointed with the total raised as it was way lower than promised. But, still THRILLED with the amount.

A LOT of work by a LOT of great people in VERY VERY hot weather (every day over 100 degrees!).

Total Raised: about $7,000

Chilaberries HOT Day in July FUNdraiser for Tracy, CA College Scholarships (COMPLETED)

Bring one of these coupons with you to CHILABERRIES (by Raley’s) in Tracy, CA to help us raise money for the 2013 Carol Phan College Scholarhips for Tracy, CA scholars.

We raised $125 with this FUNdraiser last year!  Let’s try to beat that total in 2012!  🙂

Our 2012, $1,000 scholarship winners were:  Seokho Hong (Tracy High IB) and Amy Ly (West High)

WHEN:  July 18, 2012 (ALL DAY!)

WHERE:  Chilaberries (2600 Tracy Blvd, near Raley’s in Tracy)

Total Raised:  over $100.00

Straw Hat Pizza Coupon Book (COMPLETED)

$20 gets you $200 in savings on pizza, groovy twists, drinks, and hot sandwiches at Straw Hat Pizza in Tracy, CA.

We get $15 (!!!!!!!!!) of each purchase which will go to the Carol Phan College Scholarship Fund to help Tracy, CA scholars afford college and our teachers to buy supplies for their classrooms.

Call me, and I will DELIVER a coupon book to you!  209-757-8862.  Or stop by 95 W. 11th Street, Suite 203 to pick one up!!!


Total Raised:  $100.00

Chilaberries Frozen Yogurt (COMPLETED)

Date:  July 20, 2011

Time:  11 AM to 9 PM

THANK YOU! to everyone who went to Chilaberries for this fundraising event.  We made $125 and Chilaberries had one of their busiest Wednesdays!!!  🙂

Grab this coupon or click the picture , print it out, and show it to the cashier when paying.

All the money raised will go into the Carol Phan College Scholarship for Tracy, CA students accepted to a 4 year college or university.

Total Raised:  $125.00

Scentsy FUNdraiser at AltamontCowork (COMPLETED)


Date: Saturday, November 5, 2011  (RAFFLE DRAW: Friday, 11/11/11)

Time: 1 PM to 4 PM

Where: 95 W. 11th Street, Suite 205, Tracy, CA

More Information and to RSVP:  Facebook Event Page

Total Raised:  $121.00

WIN an IPAD2 NOOK TABLET (completed)

Ended:  December 21, 2011

Raffle: $15 per ticket

Winner: Rick Freseman

Total Raised:  $155.00

Want your name in a Book? 

Kelli Stanley lost both her parents during this FUNdraiser.

Total Raised: $0.00

Drive Safe!  Never Forget.


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