Foundation offering 'Major Saver' card

Wed Apr 6, 2016
Foundation director Kay Ray said proceeds from the sales of the discount cards directly support the participating schools and the grant programs of the Longview ISD Foundation.

"Last year, the Foundation and participating schools raised $16,682.00 through the sale of Major Saver cards," she said. "Since 1996 the Longview ISD Foundation has returned $692,206 to Longview ISD classrooms and campuses through its annual Great Rewards for Great Ideas Grant Program and Campus Initiative Grant Program."

Participating restaurants and businesses include The Challenge at Oak Forest Golf (buy one round of golf and get one free); Skinner's Grocery and Market ($5 off a $50 purchase); Lube Express ($4 off any oil and lube change); Smallcakes (buy one cupcake and get one free); Smashburger (buy one entrée, side and drink and get one entrée free); Applebee’s (buy one entrée and drink and get an appetizer free); El Rincon (buy one number one lunch and get one free); The Catch (free hushpuppy appetizer); Golden Chick (buy one Real Deal and get one free); Shipley Donuts (buy one dozen donuts and get six free); Johnny’s Pizza (buy one 12/14-inch pizza and get an appetizer free); Denny’s (buy one entrée and two drinks and get one entrée free); The Corner Bakery (buy any entrée and get a dessert free); Domino’s Pizza (buy any large three-topping pizza at regular price and get a one-topping medium pizza free); Sonic (buy one cheeseburger and get one free); Dairy Queen (buy one Hunger Buster and get one free); Little Mexico (buy one Juarez dinner and get one free); Jersey Mike’s (buy any sub and get a bag of chips and drink free); Panda Express (buy a two entrée plate and get a third entrée free); Cici’s Pizza (buy one adult buffet and two 32-ounce drinks and get one buffet free).

"The savings on this card far exceed the cost of the card," Ray added. "Please consider purchasing one or more Major Saver cards this year to help benefit the Longview ISD Foundation and the Longview ISD."

Major Saver cards can be purchased via cash, check or online at The online sale can be credited back to a particular student and school. All cards purchased online will be mailed directly to the customer.

The company encourages students to sell to parents, grandparents, church patrons, other adults the family may know and to always make sure their parents are involved.

For more information contact the Longview ISD Foundation at (903) 452-7015 or (903) 663-4732.