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Balgonie Elementary School
Believing Everyone Can Succeed
Fundraising

​Students and staff at Balgonie Elementary School participate in various fundraising activities throughout each school year to support special school programs, events, student recognition and various charities in our community, province, country and internationally.

 BES Apple Order 2017 - Okanagan Apples Promo for Web Sept 14 2017.pdf

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Magazine Subscriptions - available to buy from BES all year long!

Remember, now that our main campaign is over, you can still support our school all year long
by purchasing all your NEW, RENEWAL and GIFT subscriptions online at www.QSP.ca.
 
Each Subscription/Photo Product/Entertainment Savings App that you purchase continues to bring profit to our school.  So if you have any additional magazines expiring soon, or just forgot to order during our main campaign, you may still do so!  You can also send emails to your friends, colleagues and family members across Canada, or put a link on your Facebook page, inviting them to shop online and support our school.
 
Simply go to www.QSP.ca, click SHOP NOW, and use Our Online ID 3732997.
 
Remember: Due to the length of the fundraiser, publisher’s schedules, and magazine frequency, your magazines may take 12 to 16 weeks to arrive as stated on the back of your pink receipt copy.
If you have any questions regarding your magazine subscriptions, please call
QSP Canada customer service toll free at 1-800-667-2536.

 

Fundraising 2017-18

The purpose of these fundraising activities is to sell items in order to raise monies that will be utilized to support a wide variety of school initiatives including, but not limited to, extracurricular teams, clubs, guest speakers, and field trips and/or to support local, regional, provincial, Canadian or international charity events.  In addition, these monies will be utilized to support and recognize student learning and achievement through various recognition incentives (certificates, special lunches, classroom and school wide accomplishment celebrations, etc).

BES Terry Fox 36th Anniversary Run:  $1613.60 raised for the Terry Fox Foundation.

BES "Feed Your Brain" Okanagan Orchard Apples: $863.48

BES SLC Hope's Home (Supportive Living Residence) Project:  $1110.00

BES Telemiracle 41:  $???

BES Global Initiative for We Schools (Compassion Canada): TBD​​

BES ONLINE QSP MAGAZINE Online Campaign & Renewals 2017:  $883.96

BESCC Art Fundraiser Spring 2017: $???

BESCC Fundscrip:  $???

BESCC Focus - Breathe - Play Hard! Regina Pats/Lung Association Fundraiser: $???

Coupon Book Fundraiser: $???

Jump Rope for Heart: $???

Fundraising 2016-17

The purpose of these fundraising activities is to sell items in order to raise monies that will be utilized to support a wide variety of school initiatives including, but not limited to, extracurricular teams, clubs, guest speakers, and field trips and/or to support local, regional, provincial, Canadian or international charity events.  In addition, these monies will be utilized to support and recognize student learning and achievement through various recognition incentives (certificates, special lunches, classroom and school wide accomplishment celebrations, etc).

BES Terry Fox 36th Anniversary Run:  $1347.25 raised for the Terry Fox Foundation.

BES "Feed Your Brain" Okanagan Orchard Apples: $635.00

BES DQ Ice Cream Cakes:  $260.00

BES School Cookbook:  $3492.00

BES SLC Project:  $1105.40 (Recipient: Homeless Partners of Regina).

BES Telemiracle 41:  $5065.00

BES NICU (Children's Hospital) Fundraiser:  $1133.50 raised

BES Global Initiative for We Schools (Compassion Canada): TBD

BES ONLINE QSP MAGAZINE RENEWALS 2016:  $20.08

BESCC Art Fundraiser Spring 2016: $452.50 (raised to help support purchase of an LLI reading intervention kit).

BESCC Fundscrip:  $530.88 (raised to help support purchase of an LLI reading intervention kit).

BESCC Focus - Breathe - Play Hard! Regina Pats/Lung Association Fundraiser: $1465 raised to help support the purchase of an LLI reading intervention kit.

Coupon Book Fundraiser: $6,008.00

Jump Rope for Heart: $548.75

Fundraising 2015-16

BESCC QSP MAGAZINE CAMPAIGN 2015: Thanks to all BES students and families for selling 539 subscriptions in Fall 2015 magazine campaign. This campaign raised $6257.76 dollars to support our school activities in 2015-16.

BESCC Fundscrip: $993.25 (to November 9, 2015) raised for iPads/laptops.

BESCC M & M Foods Fundraiser: $462.00 raised for iPads/laptops.

Terry Fox 35th Anniversary Run: $2027.30 raised for the Terry Fox Foundation.

Focus - Breathe - Play Hard! Regina Pats/Lung Association Fundraiser: $1075 raised for iPads/laptops

Telemiracle 40: $6047 rasied for Kinsmen Telemiracle.

BESCC Art Fundraiser Spring 2016: BESCC $547.87

Global Initiative for We Schools (Compassion Canada) BES SLC Salvation Army Used Clothing Drive 2016 BES SLC: 14 620 lbs of goods gathered to raise $1854.40.

Salvation Army Used Clothing Drive Purpose & Background: The BES SLC led this community donation project in our school to collect 2500 kg's (5500 lbs) or more of used clothing and other items for the Salvation Army as one of our WE Day "WE Act" projects. We exceeded our 2016 target of 2500 kg's by 4145.50 kg's (9120.10 lbs) as we collected 6645.5 kg's (14 620 lbs) of goods thanks to the generousity of the people of Balgonie and area. We also surpassed last year's donations of 4000 kg (8 800 lbs) by 2645.50 kgs (5820.1 lbs). Go Bobcats!

The Salvation Army has donated $1854.40 to our SLC for our collection of 6645.50 kgs (14 620 lbs) of items for their campaign. The BESSLC will use this money to cover WE Day trip costs in the fall of 2016. Thank you Balgonie and area residents, students, parents and staff for supporting the BES SLC and Salvation Army!

HISTORICAL FUNDRAISING

Christmas Caring Campaign 2014-15: The Bobcat family raised $879.45 to make Christmas a special time for persona in need.

BES Online Magazine Renewal & Sales Campaign January 2015 Update: This online sales and renewal campaign raised $687.98 for our library and literacy events. Thank you!

Telemiracle Week February 23-27, 2015: We ate popcorn, wore hats, and danced, etc until we raised over $4000! Thanks everyone for helping make miracles happen!
SLC We Day Spread the Net (WE Day): The Bobcats raised $660.00 to buy 66 mosquito nets to prevent the spread of malaria in Africa.
BESCC Art Fundraiser Spring 2015: $485 raised toward playground balls/games.
Salvation Army Used Clothing Drive 2015: The BES SLC led a project in our school to collect 2500 kg’s (5500 lbs) or more of used clothing and other items for the Salvation Army. We exceeded our target of 2500 kg’s by 1500 kg’s (3300 lbs) as we collected 4000 kg’s (8800 lbs) of goods thanks to the generousity of the people of Balgonie and area. The Salvation Army has donated $985.60 to our SLC for our collection of 4000 kgs (8800 lbs) of items for their campaign. The BESSLC will use this money to cover a portion of the WE Day trip costs in the fall of 2015. Thank you in advance for supporting the BES SLC and Salvation Army!
BESCC Art Fundraiser Spring 2014: $775 raised toward school AED located in main foyer.