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Graceworks–Get Ready to Give! February 8, 2009

Filed under: Drugstores,Giving — frugalinfranklin @ 2:54 am

There was a notice in my church’s newsletter that Graceworks is in need of the following items:

  • boxed powdered milk
  • 48oz bottles of juice
  • crackers
  • laundry detergent
  • liquid dish detergent
  • toothbrushes
  • shampoo
  • deodorant
  • Kleenex
  • disposable razors
  • shaving cream

For the next two weeks or so, when I post deal highlights, I will mark deals from the above list with this symbol♥.  What I would like to suggest is that you set aside $5 and see what you can pick up off of the list with that $5.  If you have a large budget and would like to do more, that’s fine.  Keep track of your deals.  On Feb. 22, I will post my donation and you can leave a comment, sharing yours.   If you don’t live near Franklin, participate anyway and share with your local food pantry.

This is not a chance to boast.  Just an opportunity to try giving in new ways.  Have fun!

Update:  Don’t forget that if you make a profit on a purchase you can subtract that from your total.  Example: 

  • Toothbrushes $1.20 (after all rebates and coupons)
  • Shampoo -$1.00 (after rebates and coupons)
  • Current total .20
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6 Responses to “Graceworks–Get Ready to Give!”

  1. […] Also, I wanted to highlight a few deals that might fit into your Graceworks Shopping: […]

  2. […] Kroger Deals for the Week of 2/8 February 9, 2009 Filed under: Kroger, Uncategorized — frugalinfranklin @ 2:41 am Tags: groceries I’m experimenting with a more complete list of matchups this week that is specific to our local Kroger stores.  Please leave a comment and let me know if this format is helpful for you.  Don’t forget your Graceworks challenge♥. […]

  3. […] These are just the highlights that I like.  For a complete listing, you can try Jenny at Southern Savers.  Don’t forget to keep your eyes out for Graceworks needs♥. […]

  4. […] Walgreens Deals for the Week of 2/15 February 13, 2009 Filed under: Drugstores — frugalinfranklin @ 9:09 pm Tags: Drugstores, Walgreens, Weekly Deals Here is a list of my favorite deals this week at Walgreens.  Nothing to write home about.  If you want to see a complete list of deals, I recommend checking out Southern Savers.  Don’t forget your Graceworks shopping♥. […]

  5. […] Kroger Matchups 2/15 to 2/22 February 15, 2009 Filed under: Kroger — frugalinfranklin @ 9:30 pm Tags: couponing, groceries, Kroger, Weekly Deals Here are some Kroger coupon matches and deals for this week.  I don’t see much to stock up on with the exception of the Budding Lunchmeat.  You might want to pick up some juice for Graceworks♥. […]

  6. […] I still can’t believe that Rite Aid paid me $2.36 to buy all this great stuff for Graceworks♥.  I won’t list out the deal for each, but the basic scenario is that all of the deoderant […]


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