The following are optional giving opportunities, but your participation is greatly appreciated. All monies directly fund school initiatives.
BoxTops for Education
Cut out BoxTops that are found on General Mills cereal boxes, Huggies packages, Ziploc boxes, Kleenex brand tissue boxes, & much more, and send them into school. Once a month students may participate in themed incentives. Please be sure to check & keep the expiration date as well (this is required for our rebate). All box tops should be trimmed down to size. You may send in multiple months of box tops at one time and have a “credit” for the current school year. Box Tops raise over $1,500 each school year. There are no collections in August and May.
You can help St. Gabriel through the Kroger Community Rewards program, which is tied to your Kroger Plus Card. Just go to www.kroger.com/communityrewards to enroll your own Kroger Plus Card and add St. Gabriel as the charity you would like to donate to. Each quarter, St. Gabriel will receive a check for all the times enrollees shop at Kroger using their Kroger Plus Card. But first, you must enroll. St. Gabriel #QA178. All proceeds are used to support parish and school initiatives. This year, the funds are used to retire the debt for the Natural Playpark.
Finally a FREE way for St. Gabriel to raise money when you make your normal online purchases. To participate, simply logon to www.ChalkboardRewards.com and select “Individual Sign Up” and create your user name, password and select St. Gabriel as the organization you are supporting. Once completed, you can shop the hundreds of retailers (Amazon, Target, Best Buy, Nike, Macy’s, and many more) and earn St.Gabriel the clearly defined percentage.
Once a month Chick-Fil-A hostess a St. Gabriel Spirit Night. St. Gabriel receives 15% of the proceeds from the sales. St. Gabriel Spirit Night is the 3rd Wednesday of the month.
Once a month Culver’s hostess a St. Gabriel Spirit Night. St. Gabriel receives 10% of the proceeds from the sales. St. Gabriel Spirit Night is the 2nd Tuesday of the month.
Recycle Ink Cartridges
St. Gabriel accepts inkjet and laser printer ink cartridges to recycle. You can send them in with your student or drop them off in the school office.
Be a Participant, Donor, Sponsor, and/or Advertiser for the St. Gabriel Walk-a-thon.
Be an Attendee, Donor, Contributor, and/or Advertiser for the Celebrations.
Other giving opportunities
Donations are always welcome and greatly appreciated. More information about other ways to give (including stocks, planned giving, etc.) can be found at the parish’s Stewardship page, or contact Parish Business Manager at 502.239.5481.