Fundraising Overview

Like most non-profit organizations, The Marylhurst School requires fundraising to meet operating needs of the school and provide a high quality educational environment for children. Tuition covers only approximately 80% of our annual budget. Instead of doing multiple small fundraisers throughout the year, our school focuses on four primary opportunities.

Auction

The annual auction is our largest fundraising event of the year. Parents, friends, grandparents and community members are invited to attend. Items for auction are donated by families, local businesses and friends, and represent all price ranges. Each family is asked to join us annually for this festive evening affair, and to procure one item for the auction…more

eScrip

eScrip  – eScrip is proven to be a fantastic resource for fundraising where participating business partners contribute a percentage of your grocery loyalty cards, credit card, and debit/ATM card purchases to the school. Go to escrip.com and create your account. Choose The Marylhurst School as your Group Name. Register your Debit/credit cards and Safeway Club Card. Participating merchants will make contributions based on purchases made by you, just by using the cards you have registered.

Shop with Amazon

By linking to Amazon.com from our school website, The Marylhurst School receives 4% of any purchases made. Just click, log in and purchase your items as usual, and the school automatically generates revenue.

Children’s Book Sales

For more than 90 years, Scholastic has been delivering outstanding books, magazines and educational programs directly to schools and families through channels that have become childhood traditions. Today more than 90% of schools in the U.S. participate in Book Fairs, and monthly Book Clubs…more