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School fund raiser question

i have three kids in the same school, and they each brought home a card they made for christmas. the boxes are $20 a piece. i don't have the extra $60 for a box of each, would i be out of line by asking my mom and grandma help in paying for the cards?
i only want one of each as a keepsake, they can have the rest of them.
what would you do?

 
noel1978

Asked by noel1978 at 9:43 PM on Nov. 8, 2012 in

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Answers (7)
  • My parents and inlaws always buy from the kids school fundraisers. I like the idea of you each buying a box and then splitting each box between you so you all have a few of each.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 10:14 PM on Nov. 8, 2012

  • No, I don't think it's out of line. You can always ask and they can say no if they want.
    jeanclaudia

    Answer by jeanclaudia at 9:44 PM on Nov. 8, 2012

  • You could each buy a box and then mix them up so that you all get some of each
    adnilm

    Answer by adnilm at 9:48 PM on Nov. 8, 2012

  • I don't understand, they brought home a card and you have to buy a box?
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 10:05 PM on Nov. 8, 2012

  • Anywho doesn't matter, you can always ask!

    I wouldn't pay for any of it, so you're 20 bucks ahead of me! :( They shouldn't expect people to be able to afford this stuff!
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 10:07 PM on Nov. 8, 2012

  • I'd ask for the help and then mix up all the cards and split them up.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 8:40 PM on Nov. 9, 2012

  • What would I do? Ignore the fact there was even a fundraiser, thn write the school a check for what I would have spent.
    sweetfox3

    Answer by sweetfox3 at 11:27 PM on Nov. 10, 2012

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