The PTO uses many fundraisers in order to fund special events, field trips, and hospitality. There are many ways to support your PTO:
Using the Shoparoo app allows the Herman Ave. PTO to receive points for purchases of groceries and get benefits for having members. The PTO receives $10 for every $5,000 of receipts that are scanned.
HERMAN HAWKS APPAREL
Order your Herman Hawks Apparel! Just go to www.hermanschool.deco-apparel.com and place your order, and you can pick it up at Colella's embroidery, across the street from the Hollywood Restaurant!
If you have a RED card (Target Credit Card) you can designate Herman Avenue Elementary PTO as the beneficiary on your card and 1%of your purchases on this card will be donated back to our school.
Tops also has an education program, and you can sign up your bonus card to designate Herman Ave Elementary PTO as your beneficiary. Tops will give a percentage of your purchases to our school.
LABELS FOR EDUCATION
Labels for Education – Labels for education, allows the PTO to earn points and the points can be redeemed for a wide variety of products. During 2013/14 we received kickballs for all classrooms 3-6, jump ropes, scissors and crayons.
BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION
Look for products with the Box Tops for Education label. Clip your Box Tops and send to school, labeled with grade, and teachers name. This enters your class into a drawing for a class party, twice during the school year. Box Tops pays $.10 per box top, back to the PTO. During 2013/2014 we raised almost $1,800!!!! Check out the participating product list.
Amazon Smiles also has a program that you can designate Herman Ave Elementary PTO as your beneficiary. Amazon Smile donates .5% of your purchase back to the PTO.