Free Fundraising for Schools and Nonprofits

Are you a school or nonprofit looking for a fundraising opportunity? Join our marketplace to easily raise money for your cause for free. That’s right, FREE! No costs or fees at any time. Sign up once and enjoy fundraising year after year.  PTA/PTO presidents, tell your school districts and friends at other schools to check us out! How does it work?…

Our new focus: Fundraising! In case you haven’t heard, Kiitos is now exclusively focused on school and nonprofit fundraising!  Raising children is equally rewarding and expensive. When we started Kiitos, our goal was to be more than another marketplace or neighborhood swap. When listing items on Kiitos, sellers choose to donate all sales proceeds (minus a small service fee) to one of…

DIY: Easy Cheesecloth Ghosts

Ghostly Greetings! Looking for an easy Halloween craft for your kiddos? Try our DIY cheesecloth ghosts. They are cute! They are quick! They are much less messy than versions that require submerging cheesecloth in a Mod Podge or starch mixture. We’ve listed our recommended materials and steps below. Feel free to improvise using supplies you already own. We look forward to…

Halloween Costume Fundraiser

To support our first school (Bromwell Elementary) and nonprofit (Bags of Fun) partners in Denver, we’ve been running a Halloween Costume Drive on Kiitos. There’s still time for you to join in on the fun. Sell your outgrown Halloween costumes and/or buy an affordable, gently-loved costume that has already been listed. Here’s how: Create an account on shopkiitos.com or Kiitos mobile…

Bags of Fun, our first nonprofit partner!

We are so excited to announce our first nonprofit partner, Bags of Fun! Local to the Greater Denver area, their goal is to bring joy, laughter & relief to every child fighting a life-threatening disease or condition across the nation. A Bag of Fun is a brightly-colored backpack filled to the brim with age-specific electronic games, manipulative and educational toys…

Traveling Tips with a Toddler (Part 3 of 4)

Once your baby is officially toddling, traveling becomes interesting. It begins with chasing them in the opposite direction of your departure gate and getting them to sit still to buckle up to opening and closing the tray table a hundred times and sharing partially chewed food with your neighbor. Challenging, yes, but it is not impossible. The financial burden of paying for…

Traveling Tips with an Infant (Part 2 of 4)

Shortly after our son was born, we packed our bags for a wedding in Seattle, WA. At 5 weeks old, he was on his first of many flights. I was nervous, I over packed and was scared he was going to cry the whole time. Instead, he was near perfect. He nursed during take off, napped the duration of the…

How to Price Your Products

Strollers, clothes, toys, oh my! You’ve hit that point where closet doors no longer close, toy bins have reached capacity and your garage has become a storage unit for all of your children’s gear instead of your vehicles. Where do you begin? Throw it in a box and drop it off at goodwill? Donate to a new parent friends? Try…

Traveling Tips While You’re Expecting (Part 1 of 4)

  My husband and I travel constantly, for work and pleasure. From trips around the US to visit family, friends or music festivals to yearly overseas adventures. Traveling is in our blood and part of our monthly routine. When we found out we were expecting our first child, everyone told us to say goodbye to our passport, as we’ll be…

The ABCs of What to Sell

Like us, we know you have closets, playrooms or basements filled with unused toys, outgrown clothing and gear, and more. Here is a little inspiration to help you make some cash and some room in your home. The ABCs of Kiitos: American Girl Dolls, Activity Mats, Alligator Pull Toys Books, Blankets, Baby Carriers, Burp Cloths, Breastpumps, BabyBjorn, Bassinets, Beds, Bottles, Bibs, Baby Bath Tubs…