Fundraise while you shop… effortless ways to raise money for Le Monde!
“AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. You can choose from nearly one million organizations to support.” (http://smile.amazon.com/gp/charity/about.html/ref=smi_se_uds_learn_saas)
- Go to Smile.amazon.com.
- Designate your selected charitable organization as “Le Monde Immersion” (in search field).
- Click “Select”.
- Use the “smile.amazon.com” virtual storefront every time you make purchases on Amazon (once you’ve designated your preferred charity, you will be automatically re-directed to the Smile storefront when you login to your Amazon or Amazon Prime account).
- Amazon will directly donate .5% of all purchases made to Le Monde! Occasionally, Amazon will advertise certain items that will automatically earn a higher percentage for the school, such as school supplies. Check often!
Target offers both Credit and Debit card options through their Target REDcard program. If you opt to acquire a Target REDcard Debit, you can rest assured that funds are debited from your chosen bank account and incur no special charges or interest. Not only do you receive an extra 5% off your purchases, but Target also donates 1% of sales to Le Monde! If you have a REDcard, you can then designate Le Monde as your benefiting school through the “Take Charge of Education!” program.
- Go to: REDcard : Take Charge of Education:
- Look up Le Monde Immersion, or choose by city. The address is a very old, incorrect address, so if you can’t find the school, search by zip code 97219. Address has been updated and should be correct by 8/15/2014. School ID is 152802.
- Start shopping, and 1% of your purchases on the REDcard will benefit Le Monde! To date, only 20 cards are enrolled in the program. Let’s increase this in 2014-15!
Link your Fred Meyer Rewards card to Le Monde! A portion of your purchases will go toward a donation to Le Monde, and Fred Meyer pays out $625,000 quarterly to non-profit organizations. Le Monde will receive a check no more than 90 days after the close of each quarter. You should be able to see the amount you’ve helped contribute as it accrues by going to your rewards account.
- Log in to your Fred Meyer Rewards account online.
- Click on “Account Summary”.
- Click on “Community Rewards”.
- Search for “Le Monde Immersion” or id # 91458.
Box Tops for Education
Box Tops is a program that requires a coordinator to send in all of the little “Box Tops” squares, but this is a great way to involve your kids in fundraising. Have them take charge of collecting the Box Tops! Our school’s coordinator for 2014/2015 if Nicole Nadeau (firstname.lastname@example.org). The envelope for the box tops is located in the main office, and the coordinator will send them in on the last day of each month.
- Buy a participating product. To see participating products, check out this list: http://www.boxtops4education.com/participating-products
- Cut the little square off the box top:)
- Turn in the square to the school’s envelope in the main office!
Box Tops for Education: The original Box Tops program keeps getting better! As always, you can find the familiar 10¢ Box Tops coupon on hundreds of your family’s favorite products from General Mills. And now, you can find Box Tops on Ziploc® and Kleenex® products too! Now you can find Box Tops in more grocery aisles than ever before. Simply cut out the Box Tops and send them in with your child to Norton School. Each Box Top is valued at 10¢ and together they quickly add up to hundreds of dollars for our school. Many years we collect over 10,000 Box Tops!
Easy Solutions for Labeling Clothes! Le Monde Receives Cash! Each time 10 orders are processed, we will get a check in the mail. Remember to write our school name on your order form. http://www.prontolabels.com
You can purchase school clothing from Lands End to support Le Monde! Just follow the guidelines here. Please keep in mind that Le Monde’s Uniform Policy does not allow the purchase of plaid items except as provided in the Dennis Uniform store.
Shop and give through Greenraising.com
Make purchases through Greenraising.com and a percentage of your purchase amount will go to support Le Monde Immersion.
Shop and give through iGive at http://www.iGive.com/lemondeimmersion
Support Le Monde by donating your used clothing and shopping for children’s clothes through the Le Monde store at Schoola! Learn more here: http://www.schoola.com/schools/le-monde-french-immersion-public-charter-school-portland-or
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