Links to an explanation of the IRS rules regarding fundraising.
Many homeschool organizations depend on fund raisers to help run their homeschool co-ops and support groups. These fund raisers could actually harm a group's chances of obtaining tax exempt status.
Ideas for easy fundraising for homeschool groups
Is having a fundraiser for my individual homeschool group worth the effort?
Most states require nonprofit organizations to file reports if they conduct a fundraiser.
Almost every homeschool group will have some reporting with the IRS and their state.
A homeschool parent wants to hold a fundraiser and accept donations to pay for her curriculum.
This guide for homeschool group treasurers covers money management