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Scrip

 

Purchase gift cards through Scrip, and use them to do your shopping for everyday and special items at your favorite stores. Both you and the school will receive a financial rebate. Your personal rebate can be used to pay toward your student's tuition. Click here and check out this video about scrip!

For the GCS Scrip enrollment code please contact the school office at 903.454.1111 

What is Scrip?
Scrip is a term that means "substitute money". When you purchase scrip, you're purchasing negotiable gift certificates and prepaid cards that are used just like cash.  You can use scrip to purchase everyday expenses like food, clothing, and other essentials, and with every purchase, you earn revenue for our school.

How does Scrip generate revenue for you?
The Great Lakes Scrip Center acts on behalf of churches, schools and other non-profit organizations to purchase large amounts of scrip from grocery stores, department stores, and other retailers. Because the scrip is purchased with cash up front, the participating retailers offer a substantial discount.  Our school buys the scrip from Great Lakes Scrip Center at a discount, and re-sells the certificates to families like yours for full face value.  The discount - from two to fifteen percent or more - is our school's revenue.

Scrip is "shopping cart fundraising"
Scrip is a popular fundraiser because families don't have to sell anything. Organization members produce revenue by making regular household purchases they would make anyway. Groceries, clothing, toys, gifts, even gasoline can be purchased with scrip.

Find out more!
Ask our Development Director for the latest participating retailer list.  Then put your shopping dollars to work for our organization!