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National PTA and Schwan's Home Service, Inc. Extend Collaboration to Help Raise Funds for Schools

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Heidi May Wilson, Media Relations Manager

ALEXANDRIA, Va., (Aug. 19, 2015) — National PTA® and Schwan’s Home Service, Inc. announced today an extension of their collaboration to provide fundraising opportunities to PTAs and schools across the country through its Schwan’s Cares Fundraising Network. As part of the collaboration, PTA members can also receive discounts on purchases made through Schwan’s® Home Delivery.

“Nationwide, PTAs work hard to fill in the gaps—from supplementing classroom lessons with activities that make learning fun and making sure all children have access to the arts, to teaching kids how to make healthy and safe decisions every day,” said Laura Bay, president of National PTA. “National PTA is pleased to extend its collaboration with Schwan’s Home Service to support PTAs in raising funds for schools and celebrate the parents and teachers working hard to make a difference for children and communities.”

For more than 60 years, Schwan’s Home Service has been delivering high-quality frozen foods right to families’ doors, making it easier to create delicious home-style meals. Schwan’s Home Service, through the Schwan’s Cares™ Fundraising Network, also helps schools, sports teams and other community groups raise funds online by ordering from

Through the collaboration, Schwan’s Home Service will:

  • Contribute up to 40% of each total purchase to a buyer’s preferred school for all purchases made through a PTA campaign on the Schwan’s CaresFundraising Network. Additionally, after the initial campaign period of 45 days, schools can earn 5% on purchases made during the next 90 days.
  • Offer PTA members a new-customer discount of $10 off of $50 on their first Schwan’s food order.

For more information about the fundraising opportunities and discounts available to schools and PTA members through Schwan’s Home Service, visit

About National PTA

National PTA® comprises millions of families, students, teachers, administrators and business and community leaders devoted to the educational success of children and the promotion of parent involvement in schools. PTA is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit association that prides itself on being a powerful voice for all children, a relevant resource for families and communities, and a strong advocate for public education. Membership in PTA is open to anyone who wants to be involved and make a difference for the education, health and welfare of children and youth.

About the Schwan’s Cares™ Program & Schwan’s Home Service, Inc.

The Schwan’s Cares program is offered by Schwan’s Home Service in communities nationwide with the purpose of supporting thousands of teams, communities and causes. In addition to National PTA, its partners include USA Hockey and its more than 1 million members, the National Sports Center and its signature global youth soccer event, Schwan’s USA Cup.

A subsidiary of The Schwan Food Company, Schwan’s Home Service, Inc. markets and distributes more than 350 top quality frozen foods. Popular product lines include the company’s signature ice cream, pizza, choice meats, seafood, ethnic specialties, breakfast items and desserts. Based in Minnesota, Schwan’s Home Service, Inc. has more than 400 local sales and distribution centers across the continental United States. Visit or call 1 (888) 724-9267.