Box Tops Rock and Stockup Pantry Giveaway

by superexhausted on February 22, 2013

Box Top Products So my kids school has earned in the past years several thousands of dollars in what the school called “Free Money”?  How Box Tops for Education .   Just by parents looking purchasing for General Mills product and then saving the tops they kids have benefited in the form of new books and tech.   The schools is not only the only place in my life   my church also collect the tops for education programs so the whole community can contribute.

The General Mills program began as an experiment on boxes of Cheerios in California with first year earnings of only $1 million. It has grown to include more than 240 participating brands providing needed cash for 90,000 enrolled K-8 schools. At the heart of the program is more than 75,000 volunteer Box Tops for Education coordinators who motivate local school communities to collect the 10-cent coupons which are redeemed for cash schools use for whatever they need most.

To celebrate this milestone, this winter, the program is offering a variety of bonus Box Tops on more than 50 million packages at grocery stores and at, allowing shoppers to double their earnings with select products. School budget cuts have made the program more and more important over the years as it provides unrestricted cash to help schools with their basic operating needs and programs that would not be possible otherwise, such as field trips, textbooks, musical instruments, playground equipment, classroom technology and arts and cultural programming.

Here are some Ideas to start saving Box Tops for education:

  • My children’s schools also give the kids inventive.  The class with most box tops every month gets a pizza party of ice cream party. Since we save the tops all year my kids love when I give them a big Ziplock of box tops to take to school.
  • The church leaves a large jug for all the parishioners to leave the box tops,  it is left right in the hall where people spill out after church.. so family’s and couples of any age can contribute.
  • Both my church and schools notify there community in of the box top program in News letters and signs.
  • It is also fun for the kids to add them up prior to bringing them to school a good math lesson.
  • The Box Tops For education has a section of all creative ideas of seasonal themed craft projects to get the kids involved
  • Have a Place to store your box tops at home.   This is a great project for your kids to help make. We used a left over Tea Box and decoupage it.  We also put the kid who got them last and the date on an Avery Label so we know who get them next. We have kids going to 2 different schools. box top holder

General Mills Box Tops are In celebration of reaching more than $500 million to schools since the program started in 1996, Box Tops for Education® and its popular brand partners are offering one of my readers one lucky reader a chance to share in the news while stocking their shelves with some of the most trusted household brands.

The Giveaway to a lucky Superexhausted Reader  is  Pantry Stock Up gift pack  which includes:

  • New Peanut Butter Toast Crunch® cereal
  • Nature Valley® Chewy Trail Mix Dark Chocolate Cherry and Protein Salted Caramel
  • Fiber One® Protein Bars
  • Progresso® Recipe Starters
  • Food Should Taste Good® Chips
  • Green Giant Fresh® Box Tops for Education pencil pouch
  • Hamburger Helper® Sweet & Sour Chicken and Parmesan Crusted Chicken
  • Betty Crocker® Mac & Cheese and Au Gratin potatoes
  • Kleenex® wallet pack and 184 count box
  • Scott® toilet paper (4 roll) and paper towel roll
  • Avery® dry erase weekly calendar
  • Ziploc® bowls and bagsbox top products

So how can you win this Awesome Pantry Stock Up Prize?  Enter using the Rafflecopter form.
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Disclosure:  Information, products and promotional items have been provided by General Mills and Box Tops for Education and its program partners.

{ 51 comments… read them below or add one }

Barb @ A Life in Balance February 22, 2013 at 11:17 am

We collect box tops here, too. I love the Tea box idea; I should do that.


Barb @ A Life in Balance February 22, 2013 at 11:18 am

My answer: Kleenex because we go through so many boxes. Toilet paper is second.


Kelly Moran February 22, 2013 at 12:08 pm

I love the Fiber One 90 Calorie Brownies!


Lindsay February 22, 2013 at 12:18 pm

Bisquick! I bought a cheapo pancake mix last week and we used it this morning- not great!


Paola February 22, 2013 at 12:38 pm

General Mills cereal! We buy tons of boxes since cereal is an absolute necessity in our home. My daughter throws a fit if we run out of her favorite cinnamon toast crunch!


Elena February 22, 2013 at 12:53 pm

i like ziploc bags


Jeanine February 22, 2013 at 12:58 pm

My favorite is Honey Nut Cheerios! YUM!


Mary Happymommy February 22, 2013 at 1:01 pm

Golden Grahams cereal


Laura Jacobson February 22, 2013 at 1:04 pm

We love the Beef Fried Rice Hamburger Helper and the Scooby Doo fun fruits!


Lindsey D. February 22, 2013 at 1:41 pm

Gogurt is a favorite in our house


Lauryn February 22, 2013 at 4:05 pm

I love the idea of making a container to keep them! I feel like they are always all over the place in this house:) My favorite item with a box top is Cinnamon Rolls:)


Austin Baroudi February 22, 2013 at 6:04 pm

I like Apple Cinnamon Chex!


Jessica To February 22, 2013 at 6:06 pm

Kleenex tissues are my favorite.


Katie February 22, 2013 at 8:40 pm

we eat a ton of General Mills products. i think my favorite is the Honey nut Cheerios


Jessica @FoundtheMarbles February 22, 2013 at 10:31 pm

We adamantly collect as many box tops as we can for our school. What a terrific program.


Carrie February 23, 2013 at 12:40 am

We go through so many boxes of Cheerios – and my son loves cutting out the box tops!


Kelly D February 23, 2013 at 8:00 am

I like Fiber One Brownies.


Heather! February 23, 2013 at 9:45 am

My favorite is Cinnamon Toast Crunch (YUM!), but we use Cheerios the most.
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Melissa Chapman February 23, 2013 at 11:09 am

I love Cheerios! to be honest we go through all these products like WATER!!!!


Amanda Sakovitz February 23, 2013 at 2:32 pm

Cheerios is my favorite!


Thomas Murphy February 23, 2013 at 3:16 pm

I like Cheerios


Keely Hostetter February 23, 2013 at 6:42 pm

My fav would be lucky charms


Tabathia B February 23, 2013 at 6:43 pm

nature valley bars


D Schmidt February 24, 2013 at 12:44 am

My favorite item is the Ziploc bags


Jennifer Marie February 24, 2013 at 9:46 pm

fiber one bars!


lisa l. February 24, 2013 at 10:50 pm

honey nut cheerios is the best!


Bernice Mattila Garcia February 24, 2013 at 11:12 pm

Ziploc bags


Amber Faith February 25, 2013 at 12:30 am

Definitely Ziploc!


Michelle San Diego February 25, 2013 at 5:05 am

Betty Crocker® Mac & Cheese and Au Gratin potatoes


Cheri February 25, 2013 at 10:03 am

Love most all Box Tops products. Progresso is awesome


latanya February 25, 2013 at 9:15 pm

hamburger helper


Nancy February 25, 2013 at 9:22 pm

I like Progresso Soup.


Barbara Montag February 25, 2013 at 11:47 pm

Favorite – Pillsbury Strudel – thank you.


Lolli @ better in Bulk February 26, 2013 at 10:23 am

Favorite box top product? That’s tough! We eat a ton of cereal with box tops.


Ashley Hatten February 26, 2013 at 6:57 pm

Ziploc bags!


Janet F February 26, 2013 at 8:20 pm

Scott Paper Towels.

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KathY S February 26, 2013 at 11:15 pm

I like to get the box tops from cereals.


Kate F. February 27, 2013 at 7:58 pm

Honey Nut Cheerios


Vunda V February 28, 2013 at 3:26 pm

we love totinos pizza rolls


Vera K February 28, 2013 at 8:01 pm

I like Nature Valley Protein Bars.


Stacey B February 28, 2013 at 8:06 pm

We buy a lot of kids Yoplait yogurt tubes & juicy juice!


Tim February 28, 2013 at 10:29 pm

hamburger Helper is my favorite BTFE product


Cindy March 1, 2013 at 11:00 am

I love everything with a BoxTop, but Kleenex is the thing we purchase the most, I’d have to say.


Wild Orchid March 1, 2013 at 1:56 pm

Ziploc bags are my favorite since we go through a lot of them.
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Shelia S March 1, 2013 at 2:00 pm

Ziploc products are my favorite way to collect Box Tops.


Sheila Hickmon March 1, 2013 at 6:55 pm

Ziplock Bags!


a marie hj saver March 3, 2013 at 10:44 am

Kleenex– we use so many around here.


Jessica March 3, 2013 at 5:41 pm

I love Fiber One bars


steve weber March 4, 2013 at 3:40 am

I love Cinnamon Toast Crunch.


April M March 4, 2013 at 10:34 am

Kraft Mac n Cheese is the most common item with a box top we get


tina reynolds March 6, 2013 at 11:19 am

honey nut cheerios


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