Smart Shopper

$mart $hopper Programs

This is a quick reference guide to the ways you can help raise money for Ben Rush just by doing your everyday shopping. Encourage family, friends, and neighbors to participate as well.


Box Tops:

Clip Box Tops from packages. They can be returned to your child’s teacher or put in the PTA box in the office. There is also a marketplace and a reading room; use the web address above to access these features.

Benefit to Ben Rush: Ben Rush receives 10 cents for each Box Top.


Register your store loyalty cards (Safeway) or Credit/Debit cards and a percentage of your purchase is donated to Ben Rush. Go to the web site and use our group ID# 8560492.


Benefit to Ben Rush: Safeway donates up to 4% of card purchases to Ben Rush.

Take Charge of Education:

The Target REDCard supports the school of your choice by donating a percentage of your purchases. Go to the website and click on “Enroll,” and designate Benjamin Rush Elementary School. You need to have a Target REDCard (Target Visa, Target Credit Card or check card).

Benefit to Ben Rush: Target donates 1% of purchases to Ben Rush.

Everything Party:

When you purchase items from the Everything Party store in the Bear Creek Shopping Center, please notify the cashier that you would like your purchases to be applied to the Ben Rush Elementary School account.

Benefit to Ben Rush: Everything Party will donate 10% of the total purchases made at their store each year from Ben Rush families.

If you have any questions about these programs, please contact