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Make a Box Tops Container!

Get fired up about giving back by creating a personalized container for storing clipped Box Tops.
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About Box Tops for Education®

Box Tops for Education® gives families a way to take action on their passion for better education. Since its inception in 1996, Box Tops for Education® has helped America’s schools earn more than $475 million. You can earn cash for your child’s schools by clipping Box Tops coupons from hundreds of participating products. For more information, visit www.boxtops4education.com.

New Tradition:Make a Box Tops Bin! 

Blogger Bree Hester (www.bakedbree.com) and her kids show how easy it is to craft your very own Box Tops holder.

supplies laid out on a table

Step 1: Gather Your Supplies

  • Empty canister (an old oatmeal can works great)
  • Tape + fabric tape
  • Stapler
  • Ruler
  • Scissors
  • Decorative scrapbook paper, letters, sparkles, anything you like
container with scrap paper on it with stapler and scissors next to it

Step 2:

Measure the height of your oatmeal container. Cut a piece of scrapbook paper to the same height as the container; staple to the container. Cut a slit in the top of the container to make a hole for your Box Tops.

cut out box tops

Step 3:

Decorate with stickers, fabric tape and whatever else you’d like to make your container uniquely yours.

girl putting a box top in completed container

Step 4:

Cut out your Box Tops and add to your container. Fill regularly, and get cash for your participating school!

For more Box Top container ideas, visit http://www.boxtops4education.com/learn/flyers.aspx and click on Collection Projects.