No matter how you contribute to our Bears,
every dollar and every hour makes a difference.
Create lasting memories by participating in our events and get something in return! Check out these activities.
Note: We’ve had to cancel our PTO family portraits fundraiser. We had a threshold to meet by October 23 in order to host the event. We did not meet that number of appointments. Families that did request appointments will receive a refund in your child’s backpack the week of 10/22. We appreciate your support and apologize for any inconvenience.
Turkey Trot…The not-to-miss fun run of the year. And, did we mention pancakes? Yes, we’re combining the annual pancake breakfast with the Turkey Trot run this year. Work up an appetite. We’ll have breakfast waiting!
Yearbook…Our team of volunteer photographers capture precious memories of our Bears. This year, our yearbook can be be customized. They are $28. But, order by September 30 to get a 15% discount. To purchase a yearbook or to create your custom message, go to www.TreeRing.com/validate and enter our school’s passcode: 1015217531682993. (Form in Spanish)
Just a plain old donation…See us at one of our onsite events or send cash or check through your student’s teacher addressed to BLES PTO. Thanks to those of you who’ve already given generously.
Spirit Wear…Your PTO provides spirit wear, plush bears, lunchboxes and more to help us show our Berkeley Bear spirit!
Shop and Give…You can give to our school just by shopping where you normally shop!
Photo keepsakes…At Grandparent Day lunch and our memorable Candlelight Luncheons, our team of volunteer photographers take photos of our guest and design a border with a special BLES design and the year. It’s a must-have.
Spirit Nights…Enjoy a meal at your favorite restaurant with other BLES families and a portion of the cost of your meal goes directly to our school.
Turkey Trot...The not-to-miss fun run of the year. Who doesn’t need a turkey for Thanksgiving? And, did we mention pancakes? Yes, we’re combining the annual pancake breakfast with the Turkey Trot run this year. Work up an appetite. We’ll have breakfast waiting! More information coming in September/October.
Dollar Donut Days…In March, we’ll be in the lobby each Friday morning at 7:45 selling Krispy Kreme donuts for $1. Send a $1 with your child or come in and get some donuts to take to the office.
Bingo Night…It’s the event people stand in line for. Yes, it’s true! It’s a March Friday night of fun and prizes with some entertainment sprinkled in. You can purchase dinner at the event. What else can we say – it’s the best family night out ever!