Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How does the program work?

A: When you purchase participating 10% Goes Back to Schools products with your Card from August 8th to September 11th, we’ll give 10% of the purchase price to the local school of your choice.

Q: How do I know which items are participating?

A: Look for the 10% Goes Back to Schools yellow school bus tags on over 2,000 of your favorite items throughout the store.

Q: How can I keep track of how much money I’ve earned for my school of choice?

A: Just check your receipt. From August 8th to September 11th, your total will be updated each time you shop.

Q: How does my local school receive the contribution?

A: If you are currently an eScrip member your 10% contribution will automatically be donated to your registered eScrip school or group. If you are not currently an eScrip member beginning September 18th, your receipt will have a redemption code. Go to, select your favorite participating local school and enter the redemption code shown on the bottom of your receipt.

Q: Does my local school need to sign up to participate?

A: Yes! Schools must register at by September 1st to participate. Once a school has signed up, anyone can select that school to receive their total contribution. Individual programs within a school can sign up to receive support; for example, the George Washington High School Band could sign up to raise money for new instruments.

Q: When is the last day to register my contribution?

A: Your redemption code must be used to credit your school of choice no later than September 28, 2012.