How to Donate and Shop to Benefit Jefferson
The Big Ask
a) Use PayPal to make a donation to the Jefferson PTA.
b) Deliver check payable to "Jefferson PTA" to your child's teacher or to Jefferson Main Office. $300 per family would be great, but any amount helps, large or small. Find out more about The Big Ask.
$5 per parent. Deliver check payable to "Jefferson PTA" and completed PTA Membership Form to PTA mailbox in Main Office. Find out more about the Jefferson PTA.
Before shopping online anywhere but Amazon or AmazonSmile, click on any GoodShop banner on Jefferson's GoodShop page. A portion of sales goes to Jefferson at no extra cost to you.
Become a Basementeer online or in store ($25 for a lifetime membership). 10% of profits go to Jefferson, and you get 10% off every purchase! Visit Jefferson's Sports Basement page for more information.
Purchase your earth-friendly school and office supplies at TheGreenOffice. 5% of the pre-tax purchase price of every order is donated back to Jefferson. Simply use the code JEFFERSON at checkout. Visit Jefferson's TheGreenOffice page to learn more.
Consign used clothes and toys to Chloe's Closet (just tell the employee to designate the sale to the Jefferson account). 40% of sales go to Jefferson. Visit Jefferson's Chloe's Closet page for information.
Sign up for eScrip, register your club cards and participating local merchants will donate a percentage of sales to Jefferson. Visit Jefferson's eScrip page for more information.
Corporate Donation Matching Program
See if your employer has a matching gift program. All you need is Jefferson PTA's tax id #: 94-6172271. See the list of employers that match employee donations. It's also worthwhile asking your HR department if you don't see your company on the list.
Box Tops for Education
Check products you buy for Box Tops. Put your clipped Box Tops into the shoebox in the Main Office. Jefferson earns $0.10 per Box Top. Visit Jefferson's Box Tops for Education page for more information.
Support the Jefferson PTA
The Jefferson PTA is entering its 98th year of leadership in supporting Jefferson students, teachers and parents. The PTA budget for 2019-2020 is $XYZ,XYZ, which funds our children’s field trips, science and garden programs, technology, ArtWorks, PlayWorks, performing arts and music programs, and much more.
The Jefferson PTA is a 501(c)3, certified nonprofit organization. Our Tax ID number is 94-6172271.
All monetary donations to the PTA are fully tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.