Author Archive: MIchelle Eggleston

Michelle Eggleston has coached at Des Moines East HS for 12 years. The Des Moines East program defines success, not by trophies, but by building pride and confidence in their students through teaching responsibility and work ethic.

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“Raking in the Dough!” (or… a leaf-raking fundraising idea)

| November 3, 2011 | 1 Comment

For the past 9 years my team has conducted a popular and successful fundraiser raking leaves for local homeowners in exchange for donations.  We’ve never earned less than $1,000.00 with just 2 days of work. Getting the Word Out The first year or so we advertised by stuffing a flyer in each teacher’s mailbox at […]

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