Ways of Giving

Top Ten Ways YOU can Support St. Margaret of Scotland

10. Excuse me, have you got the TIME?
If you do, then we need you!  Volunteering is an excellent way to get involved in our school community.  Volunteer opportunities range in commitment from a couple of hours to a couple of years, and there is always something for everyone to do. More.....

9.  When you reach the bottom, give us the top
By collecting and sending in box tops from General Mills products or labels from Campbell's Soup products, you help convert cardboard into cash.  Now that is recycling!
http://www.boxtops4education.com
http://www.labelsforeducation.com

8. Break out the Kilt
Join other parents and parishioners at the Highlander Dinner and Dance,  A night of fun and frivolity in fancy attire.
 

7. It's a Walk in the Park
A new tradition at St. Margaret is the Walk-A-Thon.  This import from Holy Family School has the kids doing all of the work, well walking.  In October, you can sponsor students who take a walk in Tower Grove Park. More.....

6. Act Trivial
What can be more fun than a night of learning just how much you don’t know?  Fortunately, Trivia Night is much more than that. With contests for originality in food, table decoration and dress, there is something for you creative types as well as those of you who see trivia as anything but trivial.  While you are there, be sure to buy chances at the 50/50 raffle. More.....

5.  Buy a Book
Each year the school hosts a book sale in December at Borders Books and a Scholastic book fair in the spring.  Support your child’s love of reading while supporting the school library. More.....

4.  Get in the Game
If you need a reason to play, the Athletic Association has one for you.  By participating in Adult League play in volleyball and baseball/softball, you are helping to support all the athletic programs at SMOS. More.....

3.  Click to Give
While you are surfing around the school website, you can make a donation by clicking on the On-line Giving or shop online at Target or through Schoolpop . When you buy by clicking through these links, SMOS gets rebates of anywhere from 3-8% of your purchase all with NO extra cost to you. More.....

2. Spring into Summer
Families and Friends of SMOS School and Parish, join together at the School Picnic and Spring Festival to celebrate the end of the school year and our bright future for the next school year.  Enjoy picnic fare, giant inflatable, games, clowns and most importantly –good friends.  Three big raffles are part of this event, The School Raffle, The Great Spring Festival Reverse Raffle and the Kid-Only Free Raffle. More.....

1. SHOPS until you drop!
All year long you can purchase SHOPS (Shopping Helps Our Parish and School) certificates.  Make a habit of buying SHOPS cards from our in stock supply: grocery stores (Schunucks, Shop N Save, Dierbergs), Walgreens, Home Depot, St. Louis Bread Company or Starbucks or the many other stores, restaurants, and travel through special orders. More.....