Thank you for considering a donation to South Shore K-8’s PTSA. Your tax deductible donation helps help fill the gap in educational opportunities the district funds, and those we want our kids to have access to. Your donation goes directly back to the school in the form of educational and community building events, field trips, classroom snacks, the 5th Grade Camp, promotion ceremonies, and much more. If you value South Shore student's access to these opportunities, please donate today. Please give what you can.
How do I donate?
Here are two ways to donate.
One-time donations are always very appreciated. In addition, monthly giving provide a reliable income stream, allowing us to focus more resources on our programs, and less on fundraising. Please see the graphic to the see how a monthly gift can make an impact financially.
You can donate online by using the South Shore PTSA’s Square account:
Other ways to support
Box Tops for Education
Check household items for Box Tops! Each one is worth 10 cents each. Save all your Box Tops and Labels for Educations labels and deposit in the BOX TOP box located at the school entry hall. You may also turn them into your teachers and to the front office. Ask your family members and neighbors for theirs as well!
PCC Scrip Cards
PCC gives 5% back to the PTSA through the Scrip Card Program. Scrip Cards act as gift cards and are rechargeable. Every time the card is reloaded 5% comes back to the PTSA. We currently have cards available with $10 on them. To get yours, email us at southshoreptsa[at]gmail[dot]com.
Register shopper rewards cards for Bartell Drugs and other merchants to earn rewards for our school. Also link through this site for online shopping to earn more rewards! Click here to go to the eScrip site.
Register your shopper card here. Use ID#89550. For more information about the program, look here. Fred Meyer will make a donation to our school based on how many people link their cards under this ID.
How are the funds used?
In addition to the programs and projects listed above, you can see exactly what the PTSA funds by perusing the 2018-2019 annual budget. Direct donations help support all of the work and are gratefully accepted.
Is my donation tax deductible?
YES! All donations are fully tax deductible to the limit provided by law.
South Shore K-8 PTSA is a 501c3 charitable organization. For tax inquiries, including receipts for donations made to the organization, please contact the South Shore PTSA Treasurer at southshoreptsa[at]gmail[dot]com.
I work for a business that may match. How does that work?
Your direct donation to South Shore PTSA may be matched through your employer matching program. The list on this page includes local companies that have matching gift programs. Please inquire with your Human Resources department for details, or if you don’t see your company on this list. Thank you!
Can I make a monthly donation?
YES! Making a recurring donation is as simple as checking a box, and when you do, your credit card will be debited monthly.
Monthly giving makes a great impact
Here are some examples of how your recurring contribution can benefit our students and teachers: