Here are some ways to “earn free money” for Cabrillo:
The E-Scrip program is a top fundraiser for Cabrillo, and it doesn’t cost a dime! You just need to register, shop as usual, and raise easy money for Cabrillo.
You can find more information about eScrip on the Fundraising Activities page.
A simple, automatic way to support Cabrillo School.
Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible Amazon Smile purchases to Cabrillo School.
- Visit www.smile.amazon.com
- Enter your username/password.
- Choose Cabrillo Parent Teacher Organization as your charity from the search menu.
- Confirm your selection.
- Bookmark www.smile.amazon.com so that Cabrillo benefits every time you shop.
You can earn cash for Cabrillo School by clipping Box Tops coupons from hundreds of participating products and sending them in to Cabrillo School (they come on Kleenex boxes, cereal boxes, ziploc bags, etc.). Turn them in at the school, in your child’s classroom or at the office. If you turn them in to the office, put them in a bag or envelope with your child’s name and classroom on it. Box Tops also offer easy ways to earn even more cash for Cabrillo online at: http://www.boxtops4education.com
Shoparoo is a free iPhone and Android app that turns pictures of your shopping receipts into donations to the school or charity of your choice. It’s quick, easy, and convenient – shop anywhere you want, buy whatever you normally buy. Just take a moment to snap a quick picture of your receipt and voila, you’ve made an instant cash donation to Cabrillo! Learn more at: www.shoparoo.com or visit the Cabrillo PTO Shoparoo site to see how many points we have earned to date.
Get your loyalty card at the register and designate Cabrillo as the school of your choice. Oceana Market has donated $10,000 to local schools in the past two years. Click here for more information.
If you have a Target Debit Card, Target Credit Card, or Target Visa Credit Card, you can enroll in the Take Charge of Education program by calling 888-755-5856 or visiting www.target.com and go to My REDcard & designate Cabrillo School to receive 1% of your REDcard purchase.
Shop at Serramonte and support Cabrillo! It’s easy. Every time you, your family, and friends shop at Serramonte, points are awarded to Cabrillo! Turn in your receipts at the school office or at the information booth in the mall (they will log them and return them to you at the mall). The top five schools with the most points at the end of January will win an all expense paid field trip and a cash donation! This program goes through January 31st every year.
If you have given money to the Cabrillo PTO or are planning on making a gift soon, your contribution could easily be doubled or even tripled! Most medium and large corporations have matching grant programs and treat them as employee benefits. When an employee makes a charitable donation to an eligible non-profit the company will match an equal or greater dollar amount. A partial list of Bay Area corporations and foundations with matching gift programs can be found here. Contact your Human Resources department for information about your company’s program.