Merchant Rewards

Merchant Rewards programs are convenient and easy ways to raise funds with your everyday purchases at local and national retailers. No taking time out of your day or going out of your way. All funds raised support the Parents' Association's ongoing activities and contribute to funding the Faculty Wish List. Virtually all programs are absolutely free.

sports basement basementeers: sports, camping, travel & more

Sports Basement has everything you could possibly need to support all of your sporting and outdoor activities. Equipment, apparel, even a bike shop—Sports Basement has it all. With their Basementeer program, you save 10% off every item every time you shop, and 10% of the profit from your purchase is donated to The College Prep PA.

Sign up now online for a one-time $25 lifetime membership fee, and select College Prep as the organization you're supporting. Or, go to any Sports Basement store, including the ones in Berkeley, Walnut Creek, San Francisco, or San Ramon, and sign up.

Amazon Smile

The AmazonSmile Foundation is a non-profit organization created by Amazon to administer the AmazonSmile program. AmazonSmile makes donations to eligible charitable organizations like College Prep, based on purchases made on the website. For eligible purchases at AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to the customer's selected charitable organization.

Here's how it works: Go to, select "College Preparatory School" as your charitable organization, purchase the items you would normally purchase.

AmazonSmile has all of the same products as To ensure that your purchases will provide a donation to The College Prep Parents' Association, make sure that you go to

AmazonSmile now works with the Amazon mobile app., click here to see how.

escrip: local grocers, restaurants, cruises

eScrip allows you to earn rewards for the Parents' Association when you shop at local grocers, dine at restaurants in your area, or take a cruise.

To get started, sign up at for free. When you shop at participating merchants, simply pay by using a credit or debit card that you've added to your eScrip account. A percentage of each transaction will go to The College Prep PA.

Already signed up for eScrip? Please be sure to sign in and add The College Preparatory School as one of the schools you are supporting. You can support up to three organizations through eScrip.

Books Inc.

Called "The West's Oldest Independent Bookseller," Books Inc. is a local chain with bookstores throughout the Bay Area. In addition to online sales, they offer in-store pick up for online purchases of in-stock items. Books Inc. stores also host many readings and book signings.

When you buy a book from a link on College Prep's website or PrepWeekly, Books Inc. will contribute 5% of the net proceeds of each purchase to The College Prep PA.

Click here to visit Books Inc.'s online shop, create an account and browse their books.


Office Depot will provide 5% back in credits to the College Prep PA when you make a purchase of qualifying school supplies. 

If you're shopping online, enter College Prep's School ID, 70011689, on the Thank You Confirmation Page. If you are shopping in the store, simply provide the sales associate with College Prep's name or School ID.

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