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How can I Donate?

AmazonSmile -- Please select Orrington School PTA  as your charity of choice on Amazon Smile.  Orrington PTA will automatically earn a percentage of eligible Amazon Prime purchases that you make. (See instructions below)

Box Tops for Education -- Clip your General Mills box tops and send them to school and have your child bring them to the small bin in the entry hall.  Or get the Box Tops mobile app and skip the clipping--just save your grocery store receipts and scan them on your phone. Orrington School will earn money from eligible purchases using either method.  Go to for more information.

Coats and Clothes -- Please donate gently used winter coats and clothes to help ESCCA provide many choices for D65 families in need.  The ESCCA bin is located in the entry hall.  For more information about ESCCA go to

ESSCA Acceptable Donations

Books -- Orrington Book Nook depends on donations of gently used children’s books to keep its inventory fun and exciting all year.  If your student has outgrown books, Book Nook is happy to have them!  In particular, there is always demand for Harry Potter, graphic novels, Wimpy Kid, Big Nate, and awesome non-fiction.  Please leave books in the “Book Nook” bin in the entry hall or send them to school with your student.

Funds -- Orrington has a few designated fundraising events during the year, but you can donate to the PTA / PEP at any time!  Please consider making a donation of any size to support the community building, scholarships and events coordinated by Orrington PTA. Donations can be made here and please contact Orrington PTA Fundraising with any questions.

Sign up for Amazon Smile 
to Support Orrington:

(ps, have your friends and family do this too!)

Amazon will donate to Orrington every time you order,
but you must order through AmazonSmile
Here's how you do it.

From Your Computer:

Simply go to
If it's your first time there, Amazon asks you to identify a charity. 
Select Orrington School PTA in Evanston. 
If you previously selected a different charity, you can easily change it to Orrington School

From Your Phone or Tablet

If you already have the Amazon app on your Iphone or Android device,
you can easily turn on AmazonSmile in your settings (or download the app now)!

Amazon Smile on Phone


Turn On Amazon Smile