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School Mascots can make a huge difference in a school’s spirit and can create lifelong memories for students over the years. But purchasing a custom mascot can be scary, especially when looking at the cost. That’s why you need to consider the price, the reasons you should get one, and importantly, how you can fundraise for your very own custom mascot costume!
When thinking about fundraising for your high school mascot the first concern you likely have is, “how much does a mascot cost?” The simple answer is that a typical custom mascot will cost between $4,500 – $7,500. This cost would come from a tailor-made, handcrafted costume that includes lots of customization options, a high level of customer support, and a long mascot life span. The price of a costume extends outside of this range when props, specialized fabrics, or special effects are added at customer request. These can enhance the wow factor of your mascot, helping to excite students about their school. For more information about the cost of a mascot read our more in-depth blog.
Investing in a custom mascot for your school has many benefits not only for the students who engage with it but also for those having to maintain it. Some reasons you should invest in a custom mascot include:
Fundraising for your high school’s mascot can not only help you gain the funds to be able to purchase one, but it can also raise excitement for its arrival. Getting your school and community involved in the fundraising process allows students to take pride in their new mascot and grows school spirit. Here are some ideas you can use to fundraise for your school’s new mascot.
In the end, mascots can cost a lot, but with proper fundraising and community support, your school can invest in a memorable mascot that will make a difference in your school for years to come. If you need help establishing your mascot fundraising target fill out the form below for a free mascot quote!