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AISD Shifting To Peachjar For Community Flyers

Allen ISD is working with approved community organizations to post eflyers online and distribute them electronically through a new email service called Peachjar. As part of the district's efforts to be more environmentally friendly and to reduce costs, the school district is transitioning from paper to electronic flyer delivery for community flyers.
 
Flyers from area non-profit organizations will be sent electronically. Once approved, flyers will be emailed to all parents and posted online. Paper flyers from outside organizations will no longer be distributed.

Several advantages of the new system will include:
- Parents in grades K-12 will now have access to flyers from community groups online
- Parents can access the information on any mobile device or home computer for up to a month after the posting
- Organizations will be able to attach links for registration and sign up forms to their postings
- Parents will be able to opt out of the email portion of Peachjar and simply use the online link at their convenience
- The cost to non-profit organizations will be significantly less than printing flyers for 10,000+ students
- Allen ISD is setting a good environmental example by reducing the amount of paper going home.  Last year over 1 million pieces of paper were sent home from outside groups
 
For more information about Peachjar please visit their website.



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