The Elmer’s Virtual Bag It Forward is charity blog meme, bloggers are able to raise $10 per blog post for Adopt-A-Classroom by writing a blog post and donating a virtual bag of school supplies . Elmer’s will donate $10 per each post written to Adopt-A-Classroom, up to $10,000.

HOW CAN YOU JOIN? It’s easy.

  • Participate in the Elmer’s Virtual Bag It Forward and by giving away a virtual bag of school supplies and creating a blog post with specific rules described below.
  • Elmer’s will donate up to $10,000 to Adopt-A-Classroom.
  • You can give as many virtual bags as you want.
  • The Elmer’s Virtual Bag It Forward will officially begin at 12 AM EST on July 22, 2010 and end at 12 PM EST on August 12, 2010. Blog posts submitted to us before or after that time period will not be counted.
  • The blog post link has to be submitted in the comment section below for your participation to be counted.
  • In addition copy and paste the following text into your blog post:


  • Copy and paste these rules into your blog post.
  • Create a blog post giving a “virtual bag of school supplies” to other bloggers or write about your Back to School shopping trip at Walmart.
  • Link back to the person who gave you a bag of school supplies.
  • Let each person you are giving a virtual bag of school supplies know you have given them a bag.
  • Leave your link in the Elmer’s Virtual Bag It Forward comment section. You can also find the official rules of this virtual #bagitforward program there.
  • Elmer’s is donating $10 for each blog participating in the Virtual Bag It Forward Donation to Adopt-A-Classroom (up to total of $10,000 for blog posts written by August 12, 2010).
  • Please note that only one blog post per blog url will count towards the donation.

Here is the photo you can use for your virtual bag or create your own!

Elemer's Walmart, charity

Read more about Adopt-A-Classroom

I’m giving a virtual bag of school supplies to:

Erica from Erica Says

Andrea from Savvy Sassy Moms

Nirasha from Mommy Niri

Jessica from It’s My Life

Katja from Skimbaco

Sandy from Explore Ohio With Sandy

Melissa from Rock and Drool

Shannon from Glamorous Moms

Kelly from The Centsible Life

Ester from She Posts

Crystal from Eccentric Eclectic Woman

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13 years ago

This is such a great opportunity for bloggers to make a difference! Good on you for participating 🙂

Kim ~ CraftyMamaof4
13 years ago

Thanks for participating Courtney 🙂

13 years ago

Well thank you for my virtual bag of supplies. I will be happy to pass it on!! I think it is great that Elmers will donate $10 for each post we do!