Painless Fundraising = FREE MONEY and SUPPLIES/EQUIPMENT for DES

What is Painless Fundraising?

Many companies/stores offer money and credits for supplies and equipment to schools based on the purchases of customers, THAT’S RIGHT, you can help OUR SCHOOL support OUR KIDS just by doing your regular household shopping – at no additional cost to you!

The following items can be dropped off in the lobby by the front entrance anytime:

boxtopsBox Tops for Education
Visit for a complete list of items that carry box top points. Box Tops will be collected in the individual classrooms. At the end of each month, the classroom collecting the most points wins a prize!

LFE-LogoLabels for Education
Visit for a complete list of items that can be turned in for credits.

mcr_logoCoke Rewards Points
Visit to see what products are eligible AND you can donate your own online points to DES.

Amazon Smile
Sign into and simply select “Change your Charity” or enter “Damascus Elementary School PTA” in “Your Account” (it shows up as PTA Maryland Congress Damascus Elementary School PTA). Click “select”.

Giant – Giant A+ program
Visit and in the “Customer Zone” in the middle of the page, click “Register your Giant card” and follow the steps.

Safeway – eScrip’s program
Visit and follow the steps to sign up.

Harris Teeter – Together in Education program
Our School CODE is 2512. When checking out at Harris Teeter, you can ask the cashier to link your VIC card to our school code or you can go to and click on “Community” and select “Together In Education” on the left side then click Link To Your School and follow the steps.

AS ALWAYS, thank YOU for helping DES help OUR kids!