Children's Camp Scrip Program Information Page

What is Scrip?

Scrip is store gift certificates that can be spent the same as cash with that particular merchant.

Why does Niles Discovery Church have a Scrip Program?

Niles Discovery Church has its Scrip Program to support the children and youth of the church with scholarships to attend church camp. For the 2011 camping season, the program helped 10 children attend camp, providing $2,000.

Each time you use scrip, a percentage of the face value goes to the program. The percentage varies depending on the merchant and can range between 2% and 20% (for some restaurants).

How do you use Scrip?

Scrip works just like a debit card, except it's only good with the merchant/company that issued it.


The latest thing in scrip is electronic transactions!

Niles Discovery Church has registered with for the latest in easy transactions. has several companies participating now, and is adding more merchants all the time.

Safeway is the largest company to use's service. It's so easy now that registered individuals only need to use their Safeway Rewards Card, and pay in any manner, and Niles Discovery Church will be credited for the percentage of the purchase.

Other participating companies include Chevron, Eddie Bauer, Spiegel, Sharper Image, Round Table Pizza, and American Airlines. Check's website often for new additions to their list.

Every Little Bit Helps

Remember to use your Safeway Club Card that you have registered with E-scrip, and/or your Albertson's Community Partners card when grocery shopping. Even the little shopping trips help the kids.

Click Here to register for the eScrip program