Fundraising

We work hard to raise money for the school.


BOOK FAIR

  • Held in the fall and spring
  • Children enjoy the experience of shopping for their own books
  • Parents have an opportunity to shop during evening hours
  • Money raised by the Book Fair goes to
    • purchase books and furniture for the library
    • provide all students with books for Read Across America Day and/or Drop Everything And Read Day
    • provide books for incoming Kindergarten students
    • and other items for the school

Volunteer Opportunity: Volunteers are needed to set up/take down book displays, collect money during class visits and evening hours, and help children select books.

Time involved: Flexible; 2-3 hour shifts.


HOT LUNCH PROGRAM

  • PTA earns a portion of the proceeds from lunch sales
  • Program provided by Simply Gourmet
  • Order here (orders need to be placed at least 3 days in advance)

ICE CREAM

  • The PTA sells ice cream during lunch periods
  • Children who bring in money for ice cream have an opportunity to purchase it during their scheduled lunch period

Volunteer Opportunity: Volunteers needed to sell ice cream, collect money, and make daily bank deposit.

Time involved: Usually 1 day/month from 11:00-1:15.


PIZZA

Volunteer Opportunity: Volunteers needed to had out pizza on Wednesdays during lunch periods.

Time involved: 1 Wednesday/month from 11:00-1:15.


SCHOOL STORE

  • Runs once a month on a Friday
  • Provides the children with a safe environment to practice budgeting their funds and counting money
  • Children have an opportunity to visit the store during lunch. Many families find this to be a great opportunity to encourage their children to earn some chore money so they have money for the school store
  • Items range from roughly 25 cents to a few dollars

Volunteer Opportunity: Volunteers needed to sell and organize store items at lunch periods during the year.

Time involved: Flexible. The school store runs once a month on a Friday.


BACK TO SCHOOL KITS / SUMMER WORKBOOKS FUNDRAISER

  • Purchase school supplies for the upcoming school year as a “kit”
  • Purchase summer workbooks for students to complete over the summer to keep those core grade level skills up to par

Volunteer Opportunity: Volunteers needed to distribute workbooks and/or back to school kits to parents at school.

Time involved: 1-2 hour shifts.


KIDS STUFF BOOKS FUNDRAISER

  • Held in the fall
  • Coupon book that families can purchase
  • Can purchase additional copies for family members

Volunteer Opportunity: Volunteers needed to distribute books to students, keep track of orders coming in and distribute the orders to parents (parents come to school).

Time involved: 2-3 hours to distribute and 2-3 hours to deliver.


MIXED BAG FUNDRAISER

  • Fall catalog fundraiser
  • Can purchase items and ask family members to purchase items to support the school

Volunteer Opportunity: Volunteers needed to attend Back to School Night and Ice Cream Social to distribute order forms and distribute order to parents at school.

Time involved: 1-2 hour shifts.


SPIRIT WEAR

  • Ongoing online store ORDER HERE
  • Purchase Riverview branded items such as t-shirts and sweatshirts
  • Children love having their spirit wear on the monthly scheduled Spirit Days.

TRICKY TRAY

  • Biggest fundraiser AND a super-fun event

Volunteer Opportunity: Prior to the event, volunteers are needed to solicit donations, wrap baskets, organize ticket sales and advanced 50/50.

Time involved: Flexible.

During the event MANY volunteers are needed to make sure the event runs smoothly.

Time involved: 1-2 hour shifts.

Easy Ways to Support Us

Shoparoo

Shoparoo

Shoparoo is the free app that turns pictures of your receipts into cash donations for your school. Just snap and instantly earn cash for Riverview!


Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the PTA every time you shop, at no cost to you.


Boxtops for Education

Box Tops for Education

Just cut and save all those box tops. Our box top coordinator will be running various collection programs throughout the year - stay tuned!!


Boxtops for ShopRite

Box Tops for ShopRite

Register to help earn cash for our school!

Helpful Links

Join the PTA

It's not too late to become a member! All volunteers and chairpersons need to be members of the PTA.

Simply Gourmet

Order hot lunches and support the PTA at the same time.

Order Birthday Bucks

Let your child celebrate their birthday at school by treating each child in their class to a birthday buck.

Spirit Wear

Show your school spirit with custom Riverview gear.

Reimbursement Form

Submit this form with receipts for reimbursement on pre-approved PTA purchases.