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Free Back to School Supplies for Millions of American Children

Free Back to School Supplies for Millions of American Children

Five Star, Kleenex, Skippy and Ibotta Team Up To Give Millions of Families Free School Supplies at Target, Walmart and More

What: To help millions of children going back to school this Summer, Five Star, Kleenex, Skippy and more have teamed up with leading mobile rewards platform Ibotta to provide free back to school supplies and lunch items at Target, Walmart and online. 

The free items included in the Free Back to School program are:

  • 1 Five Star 3-Subject Notebook
  • 1 12-Pack Ticonderoga Pencils
  • 1 110-Count Box Kleenex
  • 1 Loaf of Nature’s Own Bread
  • 1 Jar Skippy Peanut Butter
  • 1 Smucker's Fruit Spread Squeeze Bottle 
  • 3-Pack Paper Mate Erasers

When: Now through August 31

Where: Walmart, Target, HEB online, Instacart, and Shipt

Why: Last Thanksgiving, Ibotta teamed up with Walmart to give away more than 3M free Thanksgiving dinners. So this Fall, Ibotta rallied some of the most popular names in school supplies and school lunches to help out families and make sure every child goes back to school with a full backpack and a full lunchbox, absolutely FREE.

How: Download the Ibotta app or Ibotta Browser Extension to get your free bundle of back to school supplies during Ibotta’s Back to School FREE for All event, available in-store at Walmart or online at,, Walmart Pickup & Delivery, Instacart, or Shipt.

Opportunities: Through the retailer partners, Ibotta can send full Back to School packages to any studio or location to help discuss how millions of families can get their school supplies for free this year, no strings attached. And if interested, folks from Ibotta and brand partners are available for interviews. 

Additional Details: Press release, images, and videos can be found here