Here are easy ways you can help the PGO raise funds this year. Please consider using one or all of these programs, and ask your friends and family to do it, too!
AMAZON SMILE Go to https://smile.amazon.com/ch/46-4510327 for your Amazon shopping and Wildwood will earn 0.5% of your purchases. To select Wildwood as your permanent charity, go to smile.amazon.com. Click Your Account -> Your Amazon Smile -> Change Charity button. Search for “Amherst Regional Public Schools Parent Guardian Organization” -> Click Select.
ATKINS FARMS COUNTRY MARKET Use your Atkins Wildwood School Shoppers Card or quote Customer #84 when you shop at Atkins or Savory Suppers, to credit Wildwood with a percentage of your purchases. Just mention the number 84 at checkout.
BAY STATE TEXTILES Drop off your unwanted but clean clothes, footwear, linens and stuffed animals in bags. The donation box is located at the entrance of the Wildwood side parking lot. The PGO receives donations from the company based on weight.
BIG Y Purchase a “Big Y Cares Community Giving Bag” to reuse for your groceries. Write Wildwood Elementary PGO on the tag and turn it over to Customer Service for a $1 donation to be made to us. Or, follow the directions on the tag to donate to us online.
BOXTOPS FOR EDUCATION Look for the Box Tops logo on grocery products you already have in the cupboard, cut out the logos and bring your box tops to the school’s main office at the end of the summer. For each Box Top clipped the school receives 10 cents.
FLORENCE BANK CUSTOMER’S CHOICE COMMUNITY GRANTS If you or someone in your family banks at Florence Bank, you can help support the ARPS PGO through this grant program. We can win up to $5,000 – go to http://www.florencebank.com/vote, select Amherst Regional Public Schools PGO from the dropdown menu, and cast your ballots before December 31. Everyone in your family with an account can vote!
STOP AND SHOP Register your Stop&Shop card and Wildwood will receive a percentage of your shopping. To register visit www.stopandshop.com/aplus and designate Wildwood School ID #05168. If you need help, call A+ Rewards at 1-877-275-2758. If you registered your card last year, you do not need to re-register if your school selection remains the same.