Owl Fund Contest 2017-18

The Owl Fund Contest runs from Monday September 16 to Friday October 27! 

What and When is it?

The Owl Fund Contest is the PTA’s fall fundraising campaign to raise money to support field trips, classroom supplies, professional development and enrichment programs. Contest begins Monday September 18th and ends Friday October 27th.
The grade level with the highest participation rate (goal 100%!) of families donating $1.00 or more wins…. A CUPCAKE PARTY  **
The suggested annual donation per student is $750.  Any and all contributions are welcome and appreciated.
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Why do we do this?
To encourage donations from 100% of Hearst families. Last year we only hit 61%  … WE CAN DO BETTER!
To Raise more money for the Owls – every student and teacher in the school benefits!
How do I donate?
Online:  http://www.hearstes.org/owl_fund  Can do one-time or recurring payments
Check: payable to “Phoebe Hearst PTA”  and sent to school w/ Attn: Donald Holmes, Treasurer
As a reminder:
  • The Owl Fund contest goal is 100% participation by all Hearst Families - even $1.00 counts as participation so make your donation today!   
  • The Owl Fund is the PTA's most efficient fundraising vehicle; the more families donate to the Owl Fund the fewer "asks" the teachers and PTA need to make of parents throughout the year
  • The Owl Fund supports every child and teacher at Hearst.  Owl Fund donations cover field trip expenses, classroom funds used by teachers, professional development courses for teachers and help subsidize the enrichment programs 
  • Donations at any level are helpful and very welcome.  The suggested annual donation per child is $750.  Credit card donations can be made on the website - www.hearstes.org. One-time and recurring donations can be set-up.  You can also drop off a check in the main office for the "PTA treasurer's mailbox" OR send by regular mail to:
Hearst PTA, attn: Treasurer Donald Holmes
3950 37th St NW
Wash DC 20008
Please be sure to note your kid's names & grade level(s) on your check. 
Owl Fund Contest chairs:  Kay Parry @ kaylparry@yahoo.com or Elham Dehbozorgi @ elham17@gmail.com
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