Garrison and Haldane PTAs Share “No-Sweat” Fundraising Efforts

Philipstown residents can help earn cash for Haldane and GUFS

The Haldane and Garrison School PTAs have teamed up to launch a series of “no-sweat” fundraisers to support the organizations’ work for local public schools. While families with school-age children are reminded of these programs often, the PTAs want to invite all area residents to participate. Combined, these programs earn the PTAs thousands of dollars each year – funds that are spent on educational, athletic and art activities that enrich Philipstown schools.

Amazon.com: Shop through our special links, and a percentage of your regular purchase will be donated to the PTAs. Click on the Amazon buttons at haldanepta.org and gufspta.org or click this link to shop at Amazon and benefit the Haldane PTA or click this link to shop at Amazon and benefit the Garrison PTA. (You also can drag the links to your desktop to create icons.)

Box Tops for Education: Cut out these coupons found on a variety of popular grocery brands like Betty Crocker, Old El Paso, Pillsbury, General Mills, Kleenex, Yoplait, Hefty and others. Box Tops are redeemed by the schools for cash. Drop off your Box Tops at the schools or mail to Haldane PTA, 15 Craigside Drive, Cold Spring NY, 10516 or Garrison PTA, P.O. Box 193, Garrison NY, 10524. You can also visit boxtops4education.com, enter 10516 or 10524, and shop in the online marketplace to earn Box Tops for the schools.

Foodtown Greenpoints: At checkout, tell your cashier that you’d like to donate your Greenpoints to the Haldane PTA or Garrison School.

Other grocery loyalty programs: Register your Shoprite loyalty card at elabelsforeducation.com and select Haldane or Garrison to automatically earn Labels for Education points. Register your Stop & Shop loyalty card at stopandshop.com/aplus with Haldane code 13180 or Garrison code 12956 to donate a percentage of your total spending to the schools.

Target: Register your Target Red Card at target.com/tcoe and provide the ID for Haldane Elementary (76223), Haldane Middle School (76224) or Garrison School (76102). Target will donate 1% of your purchases to the schools.

Labels for Education: These coupons are found on brands such as Campbell’s, Pepperidge Farm, Post, Dannon, Swanson, Glad and Pop Secret and can be redeemed by the school for books and equipment. They can be dropped off at the schools or mailed to the addresses above.

Local Dining: Register your credit and/or debit card numbers at escrip.rewardsnetwork.com and select Haldane or Garrison by zip code. Use your card at any of hundreds of area restaurants, and 5% of your bill will be donated to the PTAs.

Kismet at Caryn’s: From now through Christmas, Kismet at Caryn’s in Cold Spring will donate 5% of all sales (excluding sale items) to the Haldane PTA. Mention at checkout that you would like to participate in Project PTA.

For all shopping links and more information about the PTAs, visit haldanepta.org or gufspta.org.


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