Elmer's Virtual Bag It Forward, Whrrl, and Newspaper Article

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Here is an article from a local newspaper here in Annapolis, MD called The Capital. The article can also be viewed online by clicking here.

I also wanted to add my shopping experience for the Bag It Forward campaign.

More check-ins at Wal-Mart
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Lastly, I wanted to share with you how you can join the Bag It Forward efforts.

HOW CAN YOU JOIN? It’s easy.
  • Participate in the Elmer’s Virtual Bag It Forward and by giving away a virtual bag of school supplies and creating a blog post with specific rules described below.
  • Elmer’s will donate up to $10,000 to Adopt-A-Classroom.
  • You can give as many virtual bags as you want.
  • The Elmer’s Virtual Bag It Forward will officially begin at 12 AM EST on July 22, 2010 and end at 12 PM EST on August 12, 2010. Blog posts submitted to us before or after that time period will not be counted.
  • The blog post link has to be submitted in the comment section below for your participation to be counted.
  • In addition copy and paste the following text into your blog post:
  • Copy and paste these rules into your blog post.
  • Create a blog post giving a “virtual bag of school supplies” to other bloggers or write about your Back to School shopping trip at Walmart.
  • Link back to the person who gave you a bag of school supplies.
  • Let each person you are giving a virtual bag of school supplies know you have given them a bag.
  • Leave your link in the Elmer’s Virtual Bag It Forward comment section. You can also find the official rules of this virtual #bagitforward program there.
  • Elmer’s is donating $10 for each blog participating in the Virtual Bag It Forward Donation to Adopt-A-Classroom (up to total of $10,000 for blog posts written by August 12, 2010).
  • Please note that only one blog post per blog url will count towards the donation.
Here is the photo you can use for your virtual bag or create your own!

Elmer's Walmart, charity

Remember, Elmer's will donate $10 per each post written to Adopt-A-Classroom, up to $10,000. So spread the word for a great cause.

I'm sending my first Virtual Bag of School Supplies to Baba over at Baba's Farm Life.


  1. @Katja

    Thanks Katja! I just am thankful for Collective Bias and the great sense of community. The opportunities present in this group are wonderful. I finally have a voice.

  2. Thanks so much for all your participation! Awesome article!


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