Thrifty Foods is a grocery store available throughout Victoria and the Island area. The Smile Card Program allows 5% of your purchase to be donated to GNS at no extra cost to you!
- Cards need to be obtained from the Loyalty Program Coordinator.
- Before your purchase, cards must be pre-loaded with an amount. Load your card at any checkout till or customer service.
- Present your card at time of purchase.
Thrifty Foods also offers online ordering and you can use the card for online purchases, too! Cards can be used when you receive your delivered order. Here’s how it works:
- Make your order. At checkout, select “upon receipt” payment method.
- When the delivery is made, you will be able to present your card for payment.*
*Please make sure you have your card loaded (the deliverer will not be able to top up). Whatever value is present in the card, it will be used as credit. You can pay the remaining portion of the delivery with your other credit or debit card.
The “Best” Grocery Store in BC and in Canada (2015 and 2016) is locally-owned and in our backyard in Cadboro Bay Village! Peppers Foods offers and provides locally and ethically sourced produce to the community. Peppers Foods has been a long-standing proud supporter of GNS by donating 5% of your purchase to the school! It’s very easy to do:
- Before you make your purchase, ask for a gift card at the checkout and tell the cashier it is for “GNS”.
- You can keep the gift card and reload it as many times as you like.
- Let the cashier that know that your purchase is for GNS!
Pepper’s also offers delivery. Click on this Pepper’s link
and let them know you are with GNS when you complete your order.
The Preferred Homes Team
Karl Leong and Mark Roozendaal is the Preferred Homes Team (Re/Max Camosun) and they are proud to support the GNS Loyalty Program with a donation of $1,000 from the sale or purchase of a home through them. When selling your home, they combine innovative and the best in modern marketing to sell homes faster and at a higher price! When buying a home, they will offer to guide you through the process well and negotiate the best deal on your behalf. Click the Preferred Homes Team link
to learn more!
This is a company with all types of labels that are colourful, indestructible, easy-to-use and fun! Iron-ons, Stickies, Bag Tags, Allergy Alert labels and more! Personalize your labels with names, nicknames, and initials—whatever you choose. Cool icons help even little ones identify their own belongings. Dishwasher, microwave, laundry and kid tested! Click on this Mabel’s Label’s link
, type in "Glenlyon Norfolk School", and 20% of every purchase made will be raised for GNS!
Finn & Izzy
A boutique-style store in Oak Bay Village providing a variety of items for infants to age 12 including clothing, shoes, toys, books, baby essentials and more. Finn & Izzy
supports GNS by donating $5 of the sale of each regularly priced pair of shoes. They are located at 2259 Oak Bay Avenue.
The Soap Exchange
“Victoria’s greener cleaner store” provides a comprehensive collection of 100% Canadian-made biodegradable products. This is a great store for the health conscious family! The Victoria Soap Exchange at 1393 Hillside (at Cedar Hill Road) gives back to GNS 10% of your purchase (just mention GNS when you check out). Did you know that for almost 27 years they have been carrying eco-friendly household cleaning products environmentally friendly doggie bags and garbage bags; and locally made skin care and personal pampering products we could all use; writing pens, lint lifters, micro fibre face cloths, pads and mops; in addition to the everyday personal care and cleaning products we all use? Stop in, look around, take in your dry cleaning and feel good about your purchases. Also, bringing your own re-fillable packaging is both encouraged and appreciated. Hours are: Monday to Saturday, 9:30-6:00; Sunday 12-4:00.
Fresh, handcrafted bread and treats are what Cobs Bread is known for in the community. Say you are with GNS at any of the following locations and 5% of the sale will be donated to the Parents’ Auxiliary:
- 2178 Oak Bay Ave (corner of Oak Bay Ave and Wilmot)
- 911 Yates St. (Harris Green)
Campus Auto Group
Concierge Car Purchase Service, GNS Discount, and GNS Donation…all in one! Campus Auto Group offers GNS families and staff a hassle-free dealership environment with vehicle discounts, while at the same time giving back to GNS. Take advantage of this program at any of the Campus Auto Group’s four dealerships in Victoria and receive personalized service from Aaron Ehman to facilitate the entire process. Contact Aaron Ehman
at 778-350-8784 for the cost breakdown and program details on the vehicle of your choice. A discount will be applied to your vehicle choice, and a donation will be made directly GNS. No hassles, no salesperson—everything to fit your needs and benefit our school!
Bark, Bath and Beyond
Take your pooch to Bark Bath and Beyond Pet Store and Dog Grooming at 2041 Oak Bay Ave for a clean-up and shop while you are there. Bark Bath and Beyond donates 5% of your purchase to GNS (just say you support GNS)! They have quality pet foods, treats and supplements; eco-friendly pet accessories and gear. And that's not all—pamper your dog with the ultimate relaxing effects provided by the hydro-surge bathing massage system! You’re pet never had it this good of a shopping experience! Visit the Bark, Bath and Beyond
link to learn more!
VisionPros Online Optical
Click the Vision Pros
link to view the best selection of contact lenses, eyewear, and sunglasses, at a fraction of the prices found at your Optometrist's office or local sunglasses retailer. Browse and find the top contact lens brands including Acuvue® Oasys®, Alcon® Dailies®, CooperVision® Biofinity® and Bausch + Lomb. Easy prescription and delivery process. Find a large variety of top designer glasses frames and sunglasses including Ray-Ban®, Oakley® and Hello.
At CHECKOUT, enter the fundraising code: GLENLYON223 and 10% of the sale is donated to GNS!
Jesse Hlady Studios
Jesse Hlady is happy to be a part of the GNS Loyalty Program and providing his services to the GNS Community! He will contribute $5 from every GNS Family that books a session with the Studio. Check the latest information on the Studio on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/jhlady_studios/
and on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/jessehladyphotos
. Keep up to date on his latest assignments. Also, gain access to exclusive promotions, contests and random giveaways!
Avenue Barber *NEW*
Avenue Barber is the new barbershop in Oak Bay. We are excited to be part of the Oak Bay Village and as a new business we want to “Begin As We Mean To Go On.” We are happy to offer our support to the GNS community donating 5% of all haircuts when you say “I’m from GNS!” A clean shop with friendly and welcoming service is a culmination of 40 years of experience in cutting hair. We are conveniently situated next to Cobs Bread in the Oak Bay Village and offer excellent cuts at reasonable prices! We also feature selected Layrite products.
During these trying times, we are working very hard to stay on top of all COVID-19 issues. We have two air purifiers running which help with bacteria and viruses that may be in the air and we disinfect all tools and chairs between each customer. We do require masks with every visit (we have some available if you forget yours for a cost of $2).
Book now for an appointment on our website https://avenuebarber.ca
or call 778-440-2174! Drop-ins are also welcome.
Slater's First Class Meats *NEW*
Slater’s Meats takes great pride in supporting the local economy, that is why we offer a wide variety of products which are locally produced, from fine cheeses and sauces to cured meats and fresh cuts. We are also proud to support the local GNS community! Come and say “I'm from GNS!” and 5% of your purchase will go towards the GNS Loyalty Program. We are open 5 days a week, Tuesday to Saturday (9-5). Closed Sundays and Mondays. We are located at 2577 Cadboro Bay Road. Call (250) 592-0823 or visit us on Facebook and http://www.slatersmeats.com
Pacific FC Highlanders *NEW*
Pacific FC is the premier soccer team of Victoria! Soccer is a sport that is an integral part of GNS and our local community. Take advantage of a season ticket and merchandise purchases and support our local soccer team and GNS! With every season tickets purchased with the code “GNS2020", $20 will go towards GNS! https://oss.ticketmaster.com/aps/pacific/EN/buy/details/20PCFS