Read fundraising information and updates in this month’s BOOST!
The Boosters help arrange various means of raising money by either patronizing generous local businesses or holding special events. Funds from these activities go directly into the Boosters’ general fund.
A percentage of purchases made through the following programs go directly into student accounts.
A percentage of purchases made at or via the following businesses and services go directly to the Booster General Fund.
Also, check out our current Pennsbury Band Merchandise available under the bleachers at home football games!
Traditional fundraising remains another option for raising funds for student accounts. At Booster meetings, packets of information with monthly sales opportunities are available. At the next meeting these are handed in. A percentage of sales go directly into student accounts. This month’s fundraising items and forms include:
Fund Raising Turn-In
Funds raised are turned in beginning at 6 pm before monthly Booster meetings. If you can not make the Booster meetings and need to send funds to meet your Benchmark or for any other reason, here are some options.
1. Send the money and form with another band parent.
2. Mail a check and form to: Pennsbury Instrumental Music Boosters, PO Box 146, Fairless Hills, PA 19030.
3. Have your student place a check and form in an envelope in the BOOSTER mailbox in the band suite.
Every time you shop online at any of iGive’s 821 participating stores, such as Apple iTunes, eBay, 1-800 PetMeds, Gap, Macy’s, Sears) or search the web through iSearchiGive.com, you raise a penny or more for the bands every time.
Most stores offer 2-8%, some as much as 26% of EACH purchase through iGive which benefits the music boosters, along with a penny (or more!) per qualified search at iSearchiGive.com. Make that first purchase within 45 days and get a bonus $5 donation, too!
ShopWithScrip.com is our new way to order Great Lakes Scrip. Order on line, print your order and pay at Turn-In. Your cards will be ordered and ready for pick up in about one week. This is fundraising with money you are already spending, and you don’t have to sell a thing. Use our enrollment code: D82L95AE26752.
At each Booster meeting the Boosters sell Wawa coupons, which are $3.75 each of which 75¢ go toward your student’s account. They are as good as cash.
At each Booster meeting the Boosters sell Giant Scrip cards, which are $100 cards of which 5% go toward your student’s account. They are as good as cash at any Giant food store.