Notre Dame Catholic H.S., Fairfield Chooses for Fundraising

ND-Fairfield students, families, alumni and supporters can now raise funds for the school and save money in their everyday online shopping – at no extra cost to themselves.

Fairfield, CT, July 29, 2010 --( announced the launch of its first online Fundraising Mall for Notre Dame Catholic High School (Fairfield, CT) at Students, families, alumni and other supporters now have a way to raise money for the school from all purchases originating at any of the 900+ blue-chip stores in Notre Dame’s online mall. Supporters need only start their shopping at a store in ND’s SupportMall for the school to receive commissions on any purchases made.

Notre Dame’s SupportMall provides a better online shopping experience offering easy comparison shopping from the widest variety of top retailers. Shoppers generate commissions for the school with every purchase. Unlike other fundraising mall programs that keep 50% or more of the commissions offered by stores, SupportMall enables Notre Dame to keep 100% of all available commissions - at no extra cost to shoppers. ND also gets paid directly from ad networks and stores.

“Current economic conditions are making it increasingly difficult for people to continue supporting private schools as generously as they have in the past,” said Fr. Bill Sangiovanni, President of Notre Dame Catholic High School in Fairfield, CT. “Our SupportMall enables our community to support the school through their everyday online shopping, and provides a new fundraiser for the school that is sustainable even in a tough economy.”

Affiliate commissions from merchants can add up quickly, ranging from 2% to over 20% of purchases. SupportMall also enables Notre Dame to sell and rotate banner ads for Local merchants in 5 ad spots, helping them reach shoppers when they are closest to making buying decisions. The school can earn pay per click revenues from Google AdSense on their SupportMall as well.

Online shopping continues to flourish, fueled by savings in time, travel costs as well as by the ability to compare products and prices. SupportMall combines the needs of convenience, comparison and savings for consumers with the needs of online merchants to reach shoppers and convert sales. Providing commissions to causes people care about combines the strengths of cause marketing and affiliate marketing, helping to forge stronger connections between merchants and buyers,. offers co-branded fully-hosted standalone fund raising malls at no cost to charities and non-profits.

About Notre Dame Catholic High School, Fairfield, CT:
Notre Dame Catholic High School is a coeducational diocesan Catholic high school that provides a college preparatory education to students from a wide area of the state.

About SupportMall:
SupportMall ( enables schools, churches, charities and non-profits to raise funds 24-7-365 with affiliate commissions generated from purchases at hundreds of top online merchants, as well as with other integrated online advertising programs including banner ads and Google AdSense. SupportMall is a product of SupportMall and Boomja are both products of HAB Technologies LLC, a privately held company headquartered in Shelton, CT.

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