New Ways to Help Raise Money for Our School!

New to Ben Franklin this year: 

Dine-out Events – At various times throughout the year, Ben Franklin families and friends will have the opportunity to earn money for our school by dining at local restaurants that will donate a percentage of sales back to Ben Franklin School.  Mark your calendars and take a night off from cooking dinner!

  • Oberweis – 9/16  Print your coupon now!  Oberweis Fundraiser Coupon
  • Barone’s Pizza – 11/2
  • Chick-fil-A – 11/17 5-8 pm
  • Meatheads – 12/15

For more information, please contact Megan O’Donnell at


Earn $ for Ben Franklin!

Help our school earn cash by clipping Box Tops from products and sending them to school! Each one is worth 10¢ and our school can use the cash for whatever it needs. See a list of products at Simply bring them to school in a Ziploc bag or attach them to a collection sheet like this one to get started today!



The Ben Franklin PTA Webstore will open on Monday, Aug. 15th!  Access the Webstore  Register for fun PTA activities, clubs and events throughout the year.  Great volunteer opportunities are also available for sign-up.  Don’t forget to renew your PTA membership for the 2016-17 school year!  Many activities start soon, so please visit the Webstore this week!

** Please Note: If you’ve forgotten your password, click the “Forgot Password” button when logging onto Webstore.  Next, enter your email address into the “Username” box.  This will generate an email to you with a new password.


2015-16 PTA Year Review

Please take a few minutes to read the 2015-16 Year Review newsletter from our PTA.  Its been an amazing year at Ben Franklin!

2015-16 Year Review


Room Liaisons Needed!

Room Liaisons Needed for 2016-17 School Year
Please consider being a room liaison for your child’s home room for the upcoming 2016-17 school year!  This is an excellent opportunity to develop a relationship with your child’s teacher while getting to know your child’s classmates.  Reasonable time commitment.  Please contact Kerry Jewell if interested:


Supplies 4 Success Donations Needed

Each $25 donation we receive pays for a grade level school supply kit and a backpack for one student. Donations may be made by check payable to Supplies 4 Success and mailed to Supplies 4 Success – 435 Pennsylvania Avenue – Suite #145 – Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137. Donations may also be made online at All donations are tax deductible.



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