Passive Fundraising Information

Passive Fundraising Programs

You too can help McPherson Magnet School with our Passive Fundraising Programs”.  All it takes is a little time on your part to register your cards and sign up, or cut and clip suggested items.  Please take the extra ten minutes and register for these programs – it’s easy and painless, and means a lot for our school and your student!  Details by program are listed below:

  • eScrip
  • Box Tops for Education
  • See’s Candy
  • Red Robin


Register your grocery cards, gas cards and/or debit or credit cards with eScrip, and a percentage of your purchase is donated to McPherson Magnet School by participating merchants.  eScrip's biggest local merchant partner is Vons/Pavilions, which gives back about 3% of purchases.  Other participating local merchants are Nordstrom’s, Staples, Dell, Claim Jumper OC Register and many more.  To register McPherson Magnet School as your educational beneficiary, log on to, register yourself and any/all specific credit cards you may use to make purchases, and designate "McPherson Magnet School" ID# 137612026 as your educational beneficiary.  Each time you use the registered cards; ALL McPherson students receive benefits from your purchases.  eScrip profits are used for student supplies and educational support.  If you are already signed up for eScrip, don't forget to keep your credit card information current.  If your card expires, you need to notify eScrip or your donations will cease.  Remember, to have all your family and friends sign up and help support McPherson.

Box Tops for Education

Here's a really easy fundraiser. It only takes 2.3 seconds.     EVERYONE can participate, kids included.  All you have to do is collect box tops from participating General Mills products.  Each one is worth 10¢!  Everyone’s participation is helpful.

You can now download the Box Top application on your phone then scan or snap a photo of your receipt within 14 days of purchase. The earnings through the application are recognized immediately. Our school will get a check to spend on classroom suppliesMAKE SURE YOU HAVE STUDENT & TEACHER’S NAME UNDER “GIVE CREDIT MEMO.” If you have trouble scanning your receipts, please email Trinh Guevara, at a copy of the receipts immediately.  Physical Box Top clippings are being phased out of production but may continue to be found on many products throughout the stores. Drop off your clipped Box Tops to the front office. MAKE SURE YOU HAVE THEM IN A ZIP LOCK BAG WITH STUDENT & TEACHER’S NAME.

Thank you for your support of the Box Tops Program and McPherson! If you have any questions, please email Trinh Guevara. Thanks again for all your help and support of our school. We couldn’t do it without you!  Trinh Guevara, Box Tops Coordinator,

RED ROBIN - Burgers for Better Schools

Join Red Robin Royalty and Help our School Earn Fundraising Money.  Every time you eat at Red Robin, 1% of your check will be donated directly to the school of choice – McPHERSON!  It’s easy to keep track of your donations.  Just log on to and register as a Red Robin Royalty Member.  MAKE SURE AFTER YOU REGISTER THAT YOU CHOOSE McPHERSON AS YOUR SCHOOL OF CHOICE!!  Receive special military and exclusive surprises from Red Robin.  Please take just a few minutes to become and member and choose McPherson to help us earn $$$.

Fundraising for your Individual Student’s Account

For Overnight Field Trips

SCRIP - (Kinder through 8th grade)

Earn $$$ for your CHILD’s individual field trip account for overnight field trips!  Simple Online Ordering at; pay your order with Presto pay.  McPherson’s Enrollment Code is 385967LE1L366 .   Scrip is gift cards from national and local retailers.  They are the same gift cards that you buy at the store.  Except you receive up to 15% back for your CHILD’s individual field trip account!  These gift cards make great Birthday, Thank You, and Holiday gifts etc…as well as earn you money in your every day shopping.  I.e. groceries, gas, home improvement, fast food, clothes … Hundreds of retailers participate in our program.  Can only be used for your student’s overnight field trips.

See’s Candy - (3rd through 8th grade)

Raise money for your child’s individual field trip acct. (*students in 3rd through 8th grade for overnight field trips).  All other profits benefit the Ed Support/Principal’s Scholarship Fund (sales from K-2nd).  Sell to friends, family, co-workers and neighbors!  See’s Candy is sold during the fall and is delivered before winter break.