Make a difference for our school every day! 
 
Contact Fundraising Chairperson for any questions: ​CRPCNSfundraising (at) gmail.com 
 
SHOPPING 
It’s that easy! Your family shops, our school earns dollars! (Ongoing) 
 
-eScrip: ​Shop, dine, and even take a cruise all while earning cash back for our school! 
-Grocery stores include: Oliver’s Market, Bianchi’s Market, Fircrest Market, Mollie Stone’s, Petaluma Market, Scotty’s Market, Woodland’s Market, and many more throughout the U.S. It’s an easy way to support our school. Have family members sign up at their  preferred store and they can help us earn too! You can pick up your community card  the next time you shop. The log on to ​www.escrip.com​ and register it. That is also where you can search for cruises and local restaurants to help us earn even more. Some participating restaurants include: McNear’s Saloon and Pub-Petaluma, Mi Pueblo-Petaluma, Edible Arrangements-Petaluma, El Favorito-Windsor, and many more!   
 
-Amazon Smile:​ ​Go to ​www.smile.amazon.com​, add Cotati-Rohnert Park Co-op Nursery School as your charitable organization. Then do your Amazon shopping from smile.amazon.com (hint: you can add things to your cart from the normal Amazon smart phone app, then simply go to ​www.smile.amazon.com​ to check out). CRPCNS will receive .5% on eligible purchases. 
 
-Scrip: ​Purchase gift cards at face value, and our school will receive a % of the order  price. You will be receiving an invitation to register. Follow the prompts to register to support our school. Once your account is set up you can go online from your phone to www.myscripwallet.com​ and purchase your own gift cards. You can even purchase starbucks gift cards that you can then load onto your starbucks app! Ask friends and family to help too and we can send them an invitation to join. Note: They even have sales on discounted gift cards too!  
   
EVENTS
Every dollar helps raise money to enrich our children’s educational experience. Get everyone involved – invite extended family, friends and neighbors to join Dine & Donates and pledge for the Walk-A-Thon! 
 
-Walk-A-Thon:​ ​Our annual fundraiser! Although there is a mandatory $100 donation per child, there is no maximum amount your child can raise. Anyone can pledge. We suggest getting grandparents, friends, coworkers, etc. involved – it all adds up! Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 10:30am. 
 
-Ice Cream Social:​ ​Meet new families and catch up with old friends, all while enjoying tasty ice-cream and supporting our music program! Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 11am (right after the Walk-A-Thon). 
 
-Bake Sale at Oliver’s: ​Show off your baking talents by making tasty treats for our bake sale table in front of Oliver’s Market (dates TBD). We also need parent volunteers to staff shifts at the table – it’s fun! This is a great opportunity to donate your ​time ​to the school and let the community donate the money! 
 
-Dine & Donates:​ ​CRPCNS will host a range of Dine & Donate events, where a portion of the money spent with local restaurants/events is donated to our school. Stay tuned for dine and donate details.
 
-Raffle at the End-of-Year Party: ​Say farewell to the school year and score some awesome prizes in the raffle! Saturday, May 1, 1pm. If you have contacts for donations to the raffle (or would like to donate something 
yourself), please contact our Fundraising chairperson: ​CRPCNSfundraising@gmail.com​. 
 
RECYCLING 
Reduce your carbon footprint and earn money for our school by recycling! (Ongoing) 
-CRV: ​We recycle in class AND we accept your cans and plastic bottles from home (to be redeemed once a month). It adds up – please bring in your recycling if you can! 
 
 
SEASONAL 
Just in time for the gift-giving season! There will be a few different opportunities to shop for goodies and help raise some extra money.   
Some of the offerings are: 

-Holiday Pies:​ ​Locally made pies, with great variety – perfect for holiday tables! Look out for the order form in your child’s cubby (order deadline to be determined). Pies will be ready for pickup at the school before Thanksgiving/Easter. 

-Original Works:​ ​Turn your child’s artwork into gifts and fun functional items! Look out for instructions and exact due date as arrangements are finalized – typically in time for holiday gift giving. 
 
-Maggie’s Candles: ​Welcome in fall with these wonderful scented candles made by a former CRPCNS student and her family!  
 
Watch for announcements regarding more fundraising opportunities too!