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Contracts must be received by
July 16 for guaranteed inclusion
in printed materials.

OFFER 20% OFF

Shoppers will receive the discount October 22-31, 2021.

*10% off food, antiques and furniture.

PROMOTE THE EVENT

All participating merchants are asked to display Care Card promotional materials at their business.

CHANGE LIVES

100% of proceeds from
Care Card sales benefit
Family & Children’s Services.

Shoppers purchase a $60 Care Card online at CareCardOK.com and receive 20% off (10% off food, antiques and furniture) at 200 participating stores and eateries during the Care Card shopping week — Friday, October 22-31, 2021.

All Care Cards will be digital cards this year and can only be purchased online at CareCardOK.com. All proceeds from card sales directly benefit Family & Children’s Services’ life-changing programs.

Have the customer show you the receipt or their personalized digital card to receive the discount. No money will be exchanged between the customer or merchant making this a safe and efficient process.

Click here to sign up online. For a paper agreement, please email carecard@fcsok.org.

  • Care Card is promoted leading up to and during the event throughout through print advertising, earned media, social media, billboards, signage and more.
  • Your store name will appear in ads in TulsaPeople magazine and Tulsa World, on the Care Card website and in the Care Card shopping directory, which is distributed to more than 2,000 shoppers.
  • You’ll have an opportunity to sponsor the event for even more publicity, as well as opportunities to take part in social media campaigns.
  • Care Card jump-starts holiday shopping. The savings encourage customers to purchase higher priced goods and larger quantities.
  • Care Card introduces new business opportunities to grow repeat business.
  • Care Card exposes customers to a variety of stores, many of which they may not have frequented recently or ever.
  • Customers appreciate that merchants support a well-respected non-profit.
  • For the first time in its 25 year history, all cards will be sold digitally through our website, making your job easier than ever before. We simply encourage you to direct customers to the Care Card website to safely and securely purchase a digital card and begin saving right away. 100% of each $60 card sale still benefits our life-changing programs.
  • Display promotional materials provided by F&CS — such as posters, yard signs and clings — leading up to and during the Care Card shopping week.
  • Educate your staff on the Care Card promotion. Not sure what to do? Invite us over to help with training. We can also offer tips and tricks to help you make the most of your Care Card experience!
  • Designate a contact for the Care Card liaison.
  • Promote Care Card on store’s social media channels and share, retweet and repin F&CS’s Care Card posts. (recommended but not required)
  • *Promote Care Card through special store events. F&CS can provide examples upon request. (recommended but not required)

JULY 30
Merchant contract deadline

AUGUST 1
Online sales begin

MID-OCTOBER

Care Card packets with marketing materials will be distributed

OCTOBER 22
Care Card shopping week begins

OCTOBER 31
Care Card ends

Still have questions?

No problem! Please contact Jessica Hayes at (918) 600-3815 or email carecard@fcsok.org.