Monday, November 12th, 2007





A number of Madison's schools participate in the eScrip program to raise money for their schools. Here's how it works: participating businesses contribute a percentage of your purchases to the school of your choice. You register your store loyalty cards, debit or credit cards through . Participating merchants then make a contribution to your school based on a percentage of what you purchase. You can even check your purchases online to see just how much you are contributing Local businesses participating in the program include: Macy's, Office Max, and Safeway, but also include airlines and cruise ships.

Box Tops for Education

Madison schools have earned over $10,000 through Box Tops for Education. Through the program, your school earns 10¢ from each box top clipped from participating products. Products include General Mills cereals, Betty Crocker baking products, and Hefty products to name a few. Ask your school if they are participating in the Box Top Program. More information including eligible products can be found at .