Foster City School engages in secondary fundraising activities through two Shop-To-Fundraise Programs. These are secure, free and convenient programs for parents.

  1. eScrip Program

  2. Amazon Smile

You or your friends and family residing anywhere in the US can help Foster City Elementary School PTA raise funds by shopping at local merchants or online.


eScrip Program

eScrip program is a fundraising program that allows participating merchants to contribute a percentage of your grocery loyalty cards, credit card/debit card purchases, to the school or nonprofit of your choice. Purchases are tracked through registered cards (store loyalty, credit/debit) or simply through your supporter ID on the Online Mall.


eScrip Program is a simple three step process

  1. Sign Up for Free: Register online at and select Foster City Elementary School PTA as the nonprofit organization of your choice to fundraise for. You may register your loyalty cards, credit/debit cards securely on this site to earn for your school.

  2. Shop Local or Online: You can select from thousands of eScrip Merchants to shop locally or online. For Online purchases you can install ForgetMeNot widget ( that alerts you of online offers on-the-go from eScrip Merchants.

  3. Earn For Your School: Your school automatically earns money from these eScrip Merchants as a reward for your shopping.

Amazon Smile

You shop and Amazon gives. AmazonSmile ( is operated by Amazon. It lets you enjoy the same selection of products, convenience and low prices as The only difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, it donates 0.5% of the purchase price to Foster City Elementary School PTA. Make sure you select your school before shopping. You can use your existing account on AmazonSmile.


For additional information on shop-to-fundraise programs please contact Shelly Gupta at