Hey Coog Families
– It’s time for SCRIP!! Not too early
to start thinking about the holidays! It would be FANTASTIC
if every family could make at least one SCRIP purchase!
Holiday gifts? Electronics? Home Improvements?
Travel? Food? Teacher gifts? Office
Sooo many opportunities ! All it takes is a little pre
SCRIP is a wonderful and EASY program that doesn’t cost
you a cent! You simply purchase gift cards at face value for
your favorite stores and restaurants and our team gets a percentage
of your purchase. It’s that easy!! You will
be amazed at the long list of SCRIP participants. A few
Whole Foods Market -
Cracker Barrel - 9%
Crate and Barrel - 8%
Barnes & Noble –
Einstein Bros Bagels - 10%
Best Buy -
Home Depot - 4%
And hundreds of others… Including gas, groceries and
Just go to www.shopwithscrip.com and set
up your account. Our team’s enrollment code is
Place your order online, and either pay with
PRESTO PAY, or send a check (made out to the team) to practice with
A few reminders: I will be placing the
team order on the last day of each month. One email will be sent
around the 20th, and then a reminder for any last minute
orders! If you opt to pay online (with PRESTO PAY) many e
cards and refills can be available to you immediately. Actual
gift cards will be mailed to me, and coach will distribute at
practice. Go online and check out your 2 payment
Go Coogs! Sue Ellen
How Scrip Works
Good news: It’s
The Basics of a Scrip
- Your members buy retail gift
cards through your scrip program at face value.
- They choose
from nearly 400 national retail stores where they already shop.
here for a full list.
- Your organization buys the gift
cards at 1-13% less than face value (varies by retailer).
- The difference between face
value and what your organization pays = your organization’s
- Your fundraising has begun!
needs some gardening supplies, so she buys a $100 The Home
Depot® gift card for $100 through her son’s school scrip
fundraiser. Cha-ching! She just earned $4 for the school because
The Home Depot gift cards are available from Great Lakes Scrip
Center at 4% less than face value. When Mrs. Smith checks out at
The Home Depot, she pays with her The Home Depot gift card instead
of using a credit or debit card! She will do the same thing
when she needs cleaning supplies at Target®, and earn $2.50
just by using a $100 Target GiftCard to pay for her purchases.