Official Rules

Effective August 1, 2015, these Official Rules govern the Box Tops for Education Canada program and its Website, located at www.boxtops4education/ca. General Mills reserves the right to make changes to these Official Rules and the beneficiary of any earnings awarded through this Program at any time. Please check from time to time to ensure you are aware of any updates or changes. Your participation in Box Tops for Education Canada indicates acceptance of these Official Rules.

Box Tops for Education Canada Overview

Box Tops for Education Canada allows consumers to earn cash for Classroom Connections by clipping the official Box Tops for Education "Box Top" from participating products. Classroom Connections is a non-profit organization dedicated to initiating positive societal change by producing progressive educational resources for Canada's youth.

Collect, Send and Earn

Clip qualifying Box Tops from participating products sold in Canada. Complete an Official Box Tops for Education Canada program Submissions Form located on, then send the form along with your collected Box Tops to: Box Tops for Education, 350 Victor Street, Highland Park, MI U.S.A. 48203. Each Box Top is worth 10 cents Canadian, as determined by the U.S. Dollar to Canadian Dollar exchange rate on March 1st (the submission deadline) at, and paid in U.S. Dollars to Classroom Connections up to $50,000 per year. Submissions must be postmarked no later than March 1st each year to count toward Classroom Connections' annual earnings for the year (March 2 - March 1). All submissions are subject to verification. Submissions must be accompanied by an official Box Tops For Education Canada program Submission Form.

Maximum Earnings

Classroom Connections may earn up to a maximum amount of $50,000 per year (March 2 - March 1) as beneficiary of the funds raised through the Box Tops For Education Canada program.

Qualifying Box Tops

Qualifying Box Tops may be found on packages of participating Kimberly-Clark, Boise and Green Giant Fresh products. Qualifying products are subject to change.

Unacceptable Submissions

Box Tops that have been defaced, mutilated, forged, photocopied or in any way altered will not be accepted, nor will any UPC symbols. Both the alphanumeric code and the expiration date must be clearly visible on each Box Top.

Expired Box Tops

Box Tops submitted with a postmark date after their printed expiration date are considered void and will not be honored.


Any earnings from Canadian Program submissions of eligible Box Tops will be paid out about May 1st of each year.

Shipping Charges

All postage and shipping charges are the responsibility of the sender.

Promotions and Bonus Programs

From time to time, General Mills Licensee(s) may run promotional programs whereby consumers may earn Bonus Box Tops. Only Bonus Box Tops or Bonus Box Top certificates found on the packages of participating products qualify for participation in the Box Tops For Education Canada program. General Mills reserves the right to limit the redemption of expired, invalid or fraudulent Bonus Box Tops.

Submitted Ideas, Suggestions and Information

All comments, suggestions, ideas, notes, drawings, concepts, recipes or other information disclosed or offered to Box Tops for Education Canada shall be deemed and shall remain the property of General Mills. By submitting any suggestion, idea or other information, you consent to its use by General Mills, including but not limited to its publication. You understand and acknowledge that General Mills has both internal resources and other external resources which may have developed or may in the future develop ideas identical to or similar to the suggestion or comments and that General Mills is only willing to consider the suggestion on these terms. In any event, any suggestion, comment or idea is not submitted in confidence and General Mills assumes no obligation express or implied by considering it. Without limitation, General Mills shall exclusively own all now known or hereafter existing rights to the suggestions of every kind and nature throughout the Universe and shall be entitled to unrestricted use of the comments for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise without compensation to the provider of the suggestions.

Program Changes

General Mills reserves the right to cancel or alter the terms of the Box Tops for Education Canada program at any time.