Easy Ways to Support FFCS
Without spending more than you already do, you and other FFCS families can generate extra revenue for the school! This works through a number of different opportunities ranging from employer matching programs to registered shopping cards and specialty giving programs such as Scrip and Thrivent Choice. Learn more about these various options below:
Amazon Smile benefits FFCS
You can help earn money for FFCS just by shopping at smile.amazon.com. It’s the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. Select FFCS as your chosen charitable organization, and Amazon will donate 0.5% of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to our school! Share the following link and encourage family and friends to bookmark it so that all of their eligible shopping will benefit FFCS! http://smile.amazon.com/ch/91-1983146
Benefit Mobile app: This app for your iPhone or Android allows you to purchase digital gift cards as you shop at participating retailers like Starbucks, Target, Amazon and many more. When you redeem the gift cards at checkout, a portion of the proceeds is set aside for FFCS. To participate, download the app, follow the prompts, and type Firm Foundation Christian School into the search field. To learn more, visit www.benefit-mobile.com.
Circle of Friends
Our “Circle of Friends” are an important part of FFCS. To join these supporters by providing a monthly pledge, please contact Don Bourne at 360-687-8382, or CLICK HERE to go directly to our online donation form on which you can indicate a recurring pledge.
Employee Matching Programs
More than 75,000 companies nationwide match charitable contributions, doubling or even tripling the value of your gift. If you or your spouse are employed by a matching gift company, obtain the form from your human resource office and enclose it with your gift. For more information about matching gift programs, please contact Julie Olson at 360.687.8382 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Earn money for FFCS by signing up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to Firm Foundation (#81615). Then, every time you shop and use your Rewards Card, you are helping FFCS earn a donation. You still earn your Rewards Points, Fuel Points, and Rebates, just as you do today. For more information, please visit www.fredmeyer.com/topic/community-rewards-4
Scrip are gift cards you purchase from FFCS. The school receives a 2-15% rebate. Scrip orders can be placed at the FFCS office in Building A throughout the school year. CLICK HERE to view the list of available Scrip. You can also order Scrip ONLINE! Simply CLICK HERE and use the enrollment code 8F35E19764753 when you register!
FFCS parents, staff, and board members may become associate Thrivent members for a small fee. Eligible Thrivent members may direct their Choice Dollars toward a number of charities, churches and nonprofit organizations, including FFCS. Visit thrivent.com/thriventchoice to determine whether you are eligible.