Austin Fun + Learning: Participating Stores

Thank you for supporting local students by supporting local stores! We welcome anything that helps kids have fun and learn, including books, puzzles, art supplies, instruments, science kits, sporting goods, and games.

Here’s a list of well-loved Austin businesses who are participating in ACPTA’s Austin Fun + Learning project:

BOOKPEOPLE is offering a 10% discount on your full order when you include books for donation. You can browse suggested summer reading lists for all ages here. During the checkout process, use the coupon code ACPTA10, choose curbside pick-up, and notate the title(s) that are donations along with  “ACPTA DONATION” in the comments field during checkout. ACPTA will pick up all donated books from the store and deliver your purchases. 

The store at the THINKERY, Austin’s children’s museum, is offering a 15% discount for donations to Austin Fun + Learning. Use the code ACPTA and choose curbside pickup. They will call us so we can deliver your donation.

OVER THE RAINBOW is offering a 10% discount until September 1 for donations to Austin Fun + Learning. They are taking donations by phone at 512 477-2954 and in their store at 38th and Kerbey Lane from 10-4 Monday through Saturday. We will pick up in store and deliver your purchases.

TOY JOY is offering a 15% discount on all purchases for Austin Fun + Learning. Use the code PLAY2LEARN and choose curbside pickup. We’ll take care of the rest! You can also donate by category and let Toy Joy choose for you – for example, $50 for puzzles or $25 for art supplies.

UNIVERSITY CO-OP is offering 10% off select general books, school supplies, art supplies, stuffed animals and puzzles before tax. Use Coupon Code AISDPTA at checkout. Coupon applies to all eligible items in cart. Not valid on graduation regalia, sale items, or textbooks. Not valid on Student Government Boots, other fundraising items, Seiko, YETI, Kendra Scott or gift cards. Other exclusions may apply. Cannot be combined with any other discount. Not valid towards previous purchases. Details subject to change. Expires 11:59pm CST 7/31/20. Use code AISDPTA at checkout. Select “Curbside Pick Up” as your shipping option and include “ACPTA Donation – please do not ship to me” in the Order Comments at checkout. Staff will collect all donations for pick up. If you’re also making a personal purchase online, please place separate orders. In store, mention Austin Council of PTAs at checkout to receive the discount. Cashier will collect all donations for pick up.

WILD ABOUT MUSIC is also offering a 15% discount for your donations with discount code PLAY2LEARN. Choose curbside delivery, and we will deliver the items you choose to a student in need.

If you prefer, you can also donate through Austin Council of PTA’s Amazon wish list. Please ship to 8124 Amelia Cove, Austin, TX 78750 so we can deliver your donations to students in need.

We welcome local businesses that want to be part of this project. If you sell tools that support fun + learning and you’re interested in participating, please email community@austincouncilpta.org.