Vessels PTA is excited to announce that we are apart of the Brain Power Mania Contest.
Brain Power Mania offers 25 local schools an opportunity to earn anywhere from $250 to $2,500 a school year.
By shopping at stores or seeing a movie in The Buena Park Downtown Center / Mall between August 15, 2018 and April 30, 2019 and turning in your receipts to Vessels PTA or Customer Service Center at the Mall, PTA will earn points for each receipt turned in. At the end of the year the school with the most points will receive $2,500.
These are a few ways you can earn points:
- EARN 500 BONUS POINTS AT HOLIDAY EVENTS. Sign in at the Customer Service Booth during the events. Limit one per person, per day.
- Arts & Crafts on Saturdays, Nov. 17 – Dec. 22. Each Saturday from 12-2pm, Buena Park Downtown will host free Holiday Arts & Crafts near Center Court.
- OC Song & Dance on Sunday, Dec. 2. See the Orange County Song & Dance holiday performance from 12-2pm near the Christmas Tree.
- Earn Bonus Points When You Donate
- Tree of Hope, 1,000 Points. Donate a new, unwrapped gift for a child that ranges from $15 -$25 to the Customer Service Center by December 2. All gifts will be distributed locally by Giving Children Hope.
- Red Cross Blood Drives, 2,500 Points. Held 12-6pm on November 16, December 21 & 28. Located by Bed Bath Beyond and Big Air Trampoline. No appointment is needed however highly recommended. Sign up online at redcrossblood.orgenter BPDowntown.
Ongoing Bonus Points Offers
“We’ve Got Your Back” Food Drive
In partnership with Giving Children Hope, Buena Park Downtown collects food to support the “We’ve Got Your Back” program, which feeds hungry children in our schools. Your school earns 100 points for each pound of food donated. Brain Power Mania participants have donated approximately 179,030 pounds of food and beverages to support this cause. Visit gchope.org to learn more.
Donate to the Red Cross
Earn 2,500 points per person. Donating blood is a simple thing to do, but can make a big difference in the lives of others. The American Red Cross is hosting blood drives now at Buena Park Downtown located on the lower level in the Walmart wing. Click here to make an appointment. Enter Sponsor Code: BPDOWNTOWN
Sugar Plum Festivals
Earn 15 points per dollar spent during any of the Sugar Plum events, located on the lower level near Walmart. Unique boutique styled booths featuring hand-crafted items, vintage, antiques and more. Check sugarplumfestivals.com for more information and the schedule.
Social Media Points
Like at facebook.com/BuenaParkDowntown then make a comment with your school name on the Brain Power Mania post to earn 100 points. Limit one per facebook fan per month.