Things to Collect & Save

Program Coordinators:
Kathy Maske – ink, aluminum (
Marty Hoffman – paper, cardboard (

Click each item for details on its program.

Recycling / Items you can recycle

[spoiler title=”Newspapers, Magazines, and Paper Products” open=”0″ style=”2″]Your family and friends collect various paper products such as newspapers, magazines, catalogs, advertising inserts, paper, cardboard, and bring them to the 2 bins that are located in the school parking lot. These are the 2 yellow and green bins that are on the south end of the parking lot near the mobile classrooms. Only paper items may be deposited-no plastic, trash, glass, metals, or yard waste.[/spoiler] [spoiler title=”Aluminum” open=”0″ style=”2″]Bring your aluminum cans to our blue bin in the parking lot. Proceeds support technology at Good Shepherd.[/spoiler] [spoiler title=”Ink Cartridges” open=”0″ style=”2″]Collect empty inkjet printer cartridges from work and home and help support our technology department! Send them to school and give them to Mrs. Maske. We cannot accept laser cartridges.[/spoiler]


Other Household Items to Collect to Raise Money:

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Collect the box tops from more than 330 participating General Mills products marked “Box Tops for Education”. Trimming them properly and then turning them into your child’s teacher. Remind your friends and family to save them too!

Shop at the Box Tops for Education Marketplace with over 100 stores, designate GSLS, and GSLS gets up to 10% of each qualifying purchase.

Charge your purchases using the Box Tops Visa card. 1% of every purchase made using the card is donated to GSLS. To sign up for the card, call 1-800-227-9605 or go to the Box Tops website.

For more details, go to

Each Box Top logo is worth 10 cents to GSLS from General Mills.

Get extra Box Tops by shopping at Shop ‘n Save. By saving your Shop ‘n Save receipts that have Box Tops items on them and mailing them to the company, they will send you Bonus Box Tops that you may turn in to the school.

Further, enhance this program by purchasing Shop ‘n Save gift certificates through Sowing & Growing. We can earn triple the rewards![/spoiler]