DONATE to the PS 154 AnnUAL FUND! We NEED YOU!
OR DONATE BY CHECK
Return this form and a check made out to PTA of PS154 Brooklyn to the PTA mailbox in the school’s main office or follow mailing instructions on the form.
HOW MUCH DOES THE PTA NEED TO RAISE?
$250,000 WHICH AVERAGES ABOUT $500 PER STUDENT
WHERE DO MY DOLLARS GO?
- salary and benefits for our music teacher, Ms. Gabel
- weekly music classes for all kids
DANCE, SCIENCE & ARTS
- author visits
- science fund
- in-class enrichments
- salary for Coach Sean
- 3 hours of outdoor recess coaching
- indoor recess activities
- assists Ms. Moore with PE
- $500 to $1500 grants per teacher
READING & WRITING CURRICULUM
- professional development at Columbia University and visits by mentors to our school
- yearly updates to curriculum
- meetings with grade-level teams
- PTA meeting costs
- insurance & licensing fees
- school garden
- 5th grade graduation
- community building events
We're aiming for 100% participation
YOUR CONTRIBUTION IS TAX DEDUCTIBLE. The PTA of P.S. 154 Brooklyn is a 501(c)3 charity. Your contributions are tax-deductible and may be eligible for a corporate matching program at the company where you work. Our Tax ID is 27-1185656.
Earn money for the school while you do your ordinary shopping!
Instead of typing in amazon.com, go to smile.amazon.com and choose “PTA of PS154 Brooklyn Inc.” as the charitable organization you want to support. You’ll find the exact same Amazon site, except that .5% of your purchase will be donated to our PTA. Be sure to bookmark the link so you’ll remember to use Smile, rather than the regular Amazon site, every time you shop. You can also pass on this info to grandparents and other family and friends who might like to contribute.
For every five Box Tops participating products you purchase on Amazon Fresh, you can earn 20 Bonus Box Tops. All eligible orders will receive an email with a Bonus Box Tops code ($2.00 value) and redemption instructions. Once redeemed, Bonus Box Tops will be credited to the designated school's account.
Shutterfly and Tinyprints will donate 13% of proceeds when you shop though our school's storefront (see (or click) link for details below?)
- Go to our Storefront: PS154WT.ShutterflyStorefront.com
- Click through to Shutterfly.com or Shutterfly.com/Tinyprints and start shopping
- Make a purchase
You can still use any promo’s that are being advertised on the Shutterfly site.
BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION
Help earn money for our school through the Box Tops for Education program!
- Look for the Box Tops logo on dozens of products. Here's a complete list.
- Clip the logos before you toss your empty packages, then collect them in a ziplock bag or envelope. (Be sure to take out any expired ones.)
- Place them in the bin in Ms. Guzzi's office.
Fairway Community Partners
Fairway Community Partners cards went home in backpacks. Use yours every time you shop at Fairway, and they will donate a portion of your purchases to our school. Plus keep an eye out on Facebook and in our weekly newsletter for info on quarterly "Double Days," when the donation is doubled.
TEA SCHOOL DAYS
SHOP, SAVE, AND RAISE MONEY FOR OUR SCHOOL!
Tea Collection is a company that sells adorable kids' clothes. With this program, our school gets 15% of all sales — and you get 15% off, too! We'll announce dates when this promo is available.
Foley Firs Christmas Trees
Last year our school raised $700 with a Christmas Tree fundraiser organized by Foley Firs. Check out the selection at Foley Firs on 8th Street and 8th Avenue, and if you buy a tree and mention PS 154 they will donate to our school! They have three varieties of super-fresh trees with free delivery and setup. You can order from their website and never have to leave your home.