Friends of Oregon School for the Deaf
Are you looking for a way to have a profound impact on the lives of children who are deaf or hard of hearing in Oregon?
Are you looking for an opportunity to contribute to the success of students who, given the right supports, will become productive, contributing citizens in our communities and our state?
Are you looking for a way to touch the future and open doors of opportunity for the bright young men and women who attend the Oregon School for the Deaf?
Then become a supporter of Friends of Oregon School for the Deaf!
We are just now launching some projects that will provide us with ongoing income which we can use to fund innovative educational projects at OSD. Here are a couple of simple things you can do which cost you no money and little effort and automatically aid the kids at OSD! Please join us in doing these little things that will mean a lot!
Support Us Through Fred Meyer
YOU CAN HELP FRIENDS OF OREGON SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF EARN DONATIONS JUST BY SHOPPING WITH YOUR FRED MEYER REWARDS CARD!
Fred Meyer is donating $2.5 million per year to non-profits in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington, based on where their customers tell them to give. Here’s how the program works:
Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to Friends of OSD at www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards. You can search for us by our name or by our non-profit number 93165.
Then, every time you shop and use your Rewards Card, you are helping Friends of OSD earn a donation!
You still earn your Rewards Points, Fuel Points, and Rebates, just as you do today.
If you do not have a Rewards Card, they are available at the Customer Service desk of any Fred Meyer store.
For more information, please visit www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards.
Support Us Through Goodshop/Goodsearch
Support Friends of Oregon School for the Deaf when you search the Web or shop online with Goodsearch. Use Goodsearch.com to search the Internet and they donate a penny per search to your cause. Use Goodshop.com when you shop online and they donate a percentage of every purchase and offer over 100,000 coupons to help you save money too! Sign up for their Gooddining program and they'll donate a percentage of your restaurant bill when you eat at any one of thousands of participating restaurants. It's really easy; it's free and turns simple everyday actions into a way to make the world a better place. Please sign up today to help support Friends of Oregon School for the Deaf. Go to http://www.goodsearch.com to get started.
Support us Through the Green Hippo Recycling/Fundraising Project
We are excited to let you know that Friends of Oregon School for the Deaf (FOSD) has partnered with Green Hippo, a year around e-waste recycling program! The program is FREE and EASY and will help us raise much needed funds, and your support is greatly needed! The items we will start collecting to earn money from Green Hippo immediately are:
• Empty Printer Cartridges (inkjet and laser)
• Brand New Printer Cartridges (inkjet and laser) still sealed in the box or factory foil packaging
• New & Used Cell phones (please remove all personal info)
• Tablets & iPads (please remove all personal info)
• Other Small Electronics like digital cameras, MP’s & iPods
The more people that know about our program the more waste we can recycle and the more money we will earn! It’s not only about each of us bringing in items from our homes. It’s also about collecting from our neighbors, extended families, our workplaces and even including local businesses! Let’s work together to collect as much as possible so we can make this program a huge success! A collection box is available near administration/library reception area. If you have any questions, please contact: shayr [at] wou [dot] edu Thanks for your help!
Support us Through the Flower Power Project
Hello to Friends, Family, Supporters of OSD—Friends of OSD (FOSD) is happy to invite you every spring to beautify your living space with lovely flowers, while at the same time helping to support the students and teachers at Oregon School for the Deaf with funds for innovative educational programs. Plant flowers! Do good! This spring's fundraiser is completed, but we will be happy to see you next year! Go to our homepage: http://www.flowerpowerfundraising.com/campaign?q=campaign&campaign_id=18073
Support Us Through Amazon
Do you shop online at Amazon? If so, you can ensure that a % of your purchases goes to Friends of OSD as a donation at no extra cost to you. Just go to: smile.amazon.com and select Friends of OSD as your charity. Thank you so much for your support for the students and staff of OSD.
- American Sign Language
- Sign Language
- Written Communication
- Hearing Carry-Over Relay
- Interpreting Service
- Traditional Relay Service