Food 4 Funds Fundraising Application -


The Minnesota Renaissance Festival offers an exciting fundraising program involving over 100 different food & beverage booths ranging from a two to ten person booth depending on fundraising goals. Run one or several food and/or beverage booths for the run (16 days) of the festival. Hundreds of thousands of dollars are earned each year by organizations participating in the Food 4 Funds fundraising program. Individual organizations fund raised between $1,000 and $15,000!

Your organization could earn its entire year’s fundraising goal in just 7 weekends. Groups earn a percentage of the contracted booth(s) revenue. The earning potential is unlimited, not to mention the teamwork and fun your organization will experience!

Applicant Information

Organization Name *
Organization Federal Tax ID *
Organization Federal Tax Name *
Phone *
Organization Email *
Website *
What is your organization's mission? *
What year was your organization established? *
What is the greatest accomplishment of your organization? *
What awards or honors has your organization received? *
Serve Safe Certified?

Organization Address

Building Name/ House Number *
Street Name *
City *
State/County *
Zip/Postcode *

Primary Contact/Coordinator Info

First Name *
Last Name *
Contact Title
Mobile *
Email *

Availability and Communication Preferences

How many volunteers will be available per day?
Average age of volunteers
Name of Secondary Coordinator
Phone Number of Secondary Coordinator
Please indicate how communication between organization and the Minnesota Renaissance Festival should be directed *
Please contact and send direct correspondence to our organizationPlease contact and send direct correspondence to our primary contact

Networking Questions

How did you hear about volunteering for us? *
Why would you like to volunteer in this Fundraiser? *
Why would your organization be successful in the Food 4 Funds Fundraiser? *
What will earnings from this fundraiser be used for? *

Previous Experience

Have you volunteered for the Minnesota Renaissance Festival before? *
If your organization volunteered at the festival previously, what year did your organization last participate?
If yes to the above, please list which booths you've worked: *
If your organization volunteered at the festival previously, what did you like the most about the fundraising experience? *
Has your organization worked other fundraisers or events? *
Please list fundraisers/events *
What did you like most about previous fundraisers/events? *
Does your organization have any of the following experience? *
A Hawker is a person who stands out in the lane calling to patrons, enticing them to come over to a booth/shop and purchase an item or two or three.
CookingCustomer ServiceCash HandlingHawkingOther
If other, please list here