The PTF is a two tiered organization; it provides support and encouragement to the students, staff and families at HCA through various purchases, events and activities, but in order to do so, the organization must also raise funds to provide those things. From the elementary walk-a-thon to the used uniform sale and education specific rewards programs, the PTF generates revenue in numerous ways. Below is a catalog and description of the rewards programs that one can take part in to help support HCA; In addition, all PTF sponsored activities have also been listed.
Target's Take Charge of Education Program
Target donates 1% of purchases made at their stores to schools that are enrolled in the Target Take Charge of Education program. If you use a Target credit card, Target debit card, or Target Visa, you are eligible to sign up and link your earnings to HCA. Please visit target.com for more information on linking your card. HCA's Target identification number is #110942.
The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to HCA. Go to smile.amazon.com, and select Heritage Christian Academy as the organization you want to support. Amazon will then remember your selection, and make a donation on all eligible AmazonSmile purchases. (the AmazonSmile shopping experience is the same as amazon.com)
The Shoparoo App is available for both android and apple devices and is a hassle free way to earn money for HCA from a variety of stores. Simply download the free app, take a snapshot of your receipts and watch HCA's point total grow. The more points received, the larger the donation! For more information on the Shoparoo or to download the app visit shoparoo.com.
Box Tops For Education
Clipping box tops is a fast and easy way to support HCA. Simply cut the Box Tops from the participating product and send them to school with your child's name and class written on the bag. Encourage your friends and family to start clipping and saving for HCA too! For more information on the Box Top Program, please visit boxtopsforeducation.com.
Kroger Community Rewards
Link your current or new Kroger Plus Card to our school using HCA's membership code, #81275, and start earning money for all of your eligible purchases at any Kroger location. Please visit kroger.com for more information on linking your card and the Kroger Community Rewards Program.
Tom Thumb Good Neighbor Program
If you are a Tom Thumb rewards member, download the Good Neighbor Program Form, and after filling it out, return it to a local Tom Thumb to link your card to HCA. Each time you use your card on eligible purchases, they will donated %1 to HCA. For more information, visit tomthumb.com.
HCA's Annual Elementary Walk-A-Thon
PTF's biggest fundraiser each year is the Elementary Walk-A-Thon. If you are looking for more information about the fundraiser, how to make pledge, or wanting to volunteer the day of the actual Walk-A-Thon (Oct. 28), please visit HCA's Walk-A-Thon Page.
Other PTF Sponsored Activities
In addition to the things listed above, PTF is responsible for the Summer & Winter Used Uniform Sale, Parent/Student Directory, Pre-Packaged School Supplies, New Family Mentoring Program, Staff In-Service Meals, Back-To-School Family Night, Fall Staff Luncheon, Donuts with Dudes, Muffins with Mom, Teacher Appreciation Activities and Elementary Field Day.