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Kroger Community Rewards




The Kroger Community Rewards program is a great way for families to raise money to help offset soccer fees.  Families earn a percentage of what they spend on groceries, gift cards, etc at Kroger.

How to Enroll>>

Earnings Information>>

Redemptions Information>>

**Please note we must receive an earnings request each quarter in order to credit your account (Earnings Information link above).  We receive no information from Kroger like they did with the Kroger Cares program.

Kroger Community Rewards - Request Earnings

Current Kroger Quarter:

June 1, 2019 - August 31, 2019

Earnings submission deadline: October 31, 2019

Earnings Form Submission 

The Valley AFC Player Portal has been designed to streamline the process

*Register for the Valley AFC Player Portal: (Registration Instructions>>)
*Log in to your account here>>
        *Earnings form instructions>>



Next Kroger Quarter: September 1, 2019 - November 30, 2019

Earnings submission period: January 31, 2020

Kroger Community Rewards - Overview

 

The Kroger Community Rewards program is a great way for families to raise money to help offset soccer fees.

Here’s how to signup for the Kroger Community Rewards Program
 
  1. If you don't have one, sign up for a Kroger Plus shopping card
  2. Register your Kroger Plus shopping card on the Kroger Community Rewards website
  3. Associate your account with the “Valley AFC” organzation number
  4. Shop at Kroger!
  5. Show us what your quarterly contributions are each quarter
  6. You will receive 80% of your earnings and the club will earn 20%
 
Read on for program details, rules, process and set up instructions ... 

Restrictions
  • Earnings can only be applied to Valley AFC fees.
  • Earnings cannot be disbursed directly back to a family.
  • If a family does not have any soccer fees in a 12 month period, any credit balances due to Kroger earnings will be considered a donation to Valley AFC.
  • Earnings cannot be transferred to another family.

Kroger Community Rewards: Kroger Funding & Statement Periods

For the Sep 2014 - August 2015 year, Kroger will pay earnings on a quarterly basis to participating organizations based on their percentage of spending as it relates to the total spending of all participating Kroger Community Rewards organizations. The amount of the rebate to be paid to an Eligible Organization at the end of each pay period shall be determined in accordance with the following scale:

  1. Kroger limits its maximum annual contribution to $3.5 MILLION and its quarterly contribution to $875,000 to be distributed among all participating eligible organizations.

  2. Kroger limits a participating organization’s earned rewards to a maximum of $50,000 quarterly

  3. Kroger limits a participating household’s earned contribution to a maximum of $300 quarterly. 

Each time you shop at Kroger and use your Kroger Plus Card, your purchases are tracked (by Kroger) and most of what you purchase counts towards the Kroger Community Rewards program. . 

 

From Kroger:

Purchase of Alcohol, Tobacco, Government Assisted Pharmacy Expenses, Postage Stamps, Kroger Co. Family of Stores Gift cards, Green Dot Prepaid Reloadable Products, MoneyPaks, 1-2-3 Rewards Reloadable Visa PrePaid Debit Cards, ReCharge Cards, Bottle Deposits, Lottery and Promotional tickets, Money Orders, Western Union, Fuel and Sales Tax are excluded from eligible purchases. Eligible pharmacy purchases include out of pocket co-pays for non-government assisted pharmacy programs. See the Kroger website for details.


Each quarter, Kroger mails a proceeds check to each organization. The current payout schedule is as follows:


Quarter 1: September 1 – November 30: Statements and Reward Checks sent by December 31.
Quarter 2: December 1 – February 28: Statements and Reward Checks sent by March 31
Quarter 3: March 1-May 31: Statements and Reward Checks sent by June 30
Quarter 4: June 1-August 31: Statements and Reward Checks sent by September 30