BELMAR, NJ — A local discount card for 18 Belmar area businesses is now available from the Belmar Elementary PTO.

In this new fundraising endeavor, card users will be given a specified discount at all participating businesses for an entire year. The cost is $10 per card, and all proceeds will benefit student activities. They make a great gift for any occasion.

The following merchants are featured on the card, offering a variety of deals — from buy-one-get-one to a percentage or dollar amount off a purchase.

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  • Beach Haus Brewery, Belmar
  • Comfi, Belmar
  • Corner Bagelry, Belmar
  • Federico’s, Belmar
  • Hoagitos, Belmar
  • Hoffman’s Ice Cream, all locations
  • Jake’s Downtown, Belmar
  • Jersey Mike’s, Wall and Belmar
  • Main Street Donuts, Belmar
  • Mavis Discount Tire, Wall
  • McDonald’s, several locations
  • Relish, Belmar
  • Shipwreck Island Miniature Golf, Bradley Beach
  • Sky Zone, Neptune
  • Sonny’s Grille, Belmar
  • Steak Stand, Belmar
  • Sweet Tease Tea Room, Belmar
  • Wendy’s, Wall

The discount card program replaces the PTO’s annual 50/50 raffle.

Cards can be purchased in person at Belmar Elementary School, 1101 Main Street or through the PTO at

In other Belmar PTO news, its officers for the 2019-2020 year are: president Carol Turano, vice president Virginia Conklin, treasurer Susan Trogu, recording secretary Erica Wortman and corresponding secretary Gina Colucci and communication coordinator Jennifer Washburn.

The next PTO meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 9 in the school’s media center at 7 p.m.

For more information on this and other ongoing programs, visit the PTO website, email or visit its Facebook page.

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