Passive Fundraising


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Annual Fund


Partnership Details


Online limited-time only

Expired for 2019 — check back later for 2020 limited-time only partnerships.


Online year-round
  • Amazon Smile. Shop Amazon from this link and McKinley will earn 0.5% (zero point five percent) of the purchase price. Detailed instructions:
    1. ​Access our AmazonSmile profile via from the web browser on your computer or mobile device.
    2. ​Select ‘William McKinley Elementary School PTA’ as your preferred charity.
    3. ​Bookmark this link in your browser or on your smart phone’s home screen to make it even easier to return and use your shopping to support our school.
  • Have lunch or dinner delivered from hundreds of great local restaurants through Caviar! McKinley earns money every time you click and place an order. Thanks Caviar!
  • iGive. iGive is a new platform for fundraising via online shopping at nearly 2,000 retailers.Whatever you can’t find on Amazon you can likely find here – Madewell, Athleta, Gap, Airbnb, Dell, Apple, health & beauty products, hotels, car rentals, etc. Percent donated varies by retailer. Create an account and link to McKinley Elementary PTA (cause ID 76357), then shop by:
    1. Clicking on a store link directly from or sites. (Must be logged in)
    2. Installing the iGive Button for your browser and shopping online as you normally would (this tool highlights participating retailers)
    3. Using the free iGive App for iPhone, iPad or Android.
  • ActivityHero. Find and sign up for camps and other kids activities through this fantastic resource that includes 100s of well-known Bay Area camps. Be sure to use our unique link: 3% of each registration through the link gets donated to the school!
    Register on ActivityHero.
  • Happy French Gang – Shop for gorgeous, sustainable textiles at Happy French Gang (owned by McKinley mom Sandra Dejanovic) and 30% of your purchase will be donated to our school when you use the code MCKINLEY at checkout!
  • Tiny Prints and Shutterfly. McKinley earns 13% of each order when you use to purchase holiday cards, invitations, photo gifts, etc. Wow, 13%! Thanks Shutterfly!
  • Mabel’s Labels. McKinley earns 20% back on all purchases. Wait, 20%, that can’t be right. What business would be so generous? The answer to that question is Mabel’s Labels is that generous — thanks Mabel! Click on the special fundraising link:, then under the “Select Your School/Organization” graphic, select “McKinkley Elementary School PTA (San Francisco)” from the drop-down menu. Keep your kid’s sweatshirts, jackets, and water bottles out of Lost & Found by sticking some personalized labels on them!
  • Pediped. Shop for great kid shoes at, use our unique fundraising code SCHMDBW at checkout, and 10% of every purchase will be donated to McKinley. Sweet!
  • Dave & Buster’s – Order Power Cards at $20 denomination, and 50% goes back to McKinley! Every $20 power card comes loaded with 223 chips AND Unlimited Video Game Play (good from day of activation until closing that same day SINGLE TIME USE). This is about 22% more chips than if you were to buy at Dave & Buster’s front desk. The cards are good for most non-redemptive games in the Million Dollar Midway (such as the driving, air hockey, motorcycle). **Please note the Power Cards can be used at any Dave and Buster’s nationwide, but the Unlimited Video Game Play feature can only be redeemed a SINGLE TIME at the Daly City location.** To order, email with the number of cards you’d like. (Min 10 cards per order, no max. Please allow 7-10 business days for delivery.)
  • Boon Supply. Shop a thoughtfully curated selection of totes, jewelry, home goods, and more! Each purchase earns McKinley 50% in donations. No, that’s not a typo, were talking 50% here. Check it out, and thanks Boon Supply!


In Person – just mention McKinley when making your purchase
  • Sports Basement. Register as a “Basementeer,” choose McKinley as your donation recipient, and all Sports Basement’s locations will give YOU a 10% discount and ALSO donate a percentage of your purchase to McKinley. Note: Basementeer registration is completely FREE, but has to be done in-store. If you have trouble finding McKinley keep scrolling, as schools are listed after all the other charities.
  • Community Thrift. KonMari your home by donating items that don’t “inspire joy” to Community Thrift! Mention McKinley when you drop off, and a percentage of what is sold will be donated to us! Note: They do not accept children’s toys or clothes, but Chloe’s Closet (see below) does.
  • Chloe’s Closet. Donate children’s toys or clothes at Chloe’s locations in Bernal Heights or Inner Sunset. Be sure to let them know that you’re donating using the McKinley account and we’ll receive $. Anything they can’t sell, they donate to organizations serving families in need.
  • Mollie Stone’s/Cal-Mart – Register your store community card and up to 5% of your grocery purchases will be donated back. Sign up online at or simply text the store’s keyword “mollie” or “calmart” to 52236 for easy enrollment.
  • Rainbow Grocery – Contact McKinley Fundraising to order SCRIP cards which earn our school 10% of every grocery purchase. Cards are pre-loaded with any dollar amount starting at $20, and value is added by each school supporter thereafter. They also make great gift cards!
  • eScrip Dining – Dine and pay with a linked credit/debit card, then earn up to 2.5% in donations at dozens of local restaurants and bars. Review your experience for an additional 2.5% back.
  • BoxTops4Education. Download the new Box Tops App at, scan your grocery receipt, and then instantly add earnings online. Until they are phased out, you can still clip the actual box top wherever you see the logo , and then drop them in the marked container in the office. These do add up! Once you start looking for the logo, you’ll find it practically everywhere!

Contact with questions regarding these or other opportunities.


Other Ways to Contribute

Volunteer Your Time

At McKinley “all our children are all OUR children” means there are many ways to help out. You can volunteer your time at school events, in the classroom, or in many other ways. Please consider helping out for 2 or 3 hours this year–one event in the fall, and one in the spring. Ask your teacher, your room parent, anyone on the PTA or email