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Thank you for your interest in advertising with the San Mateo Parents Club. SMPC is pleased to offer paid print and online advertising through our monthly newsletter, social media platforms (Facebook and Instagram) and our monthly emailed classifiedsClick here if you would like to learn more about partnerships with the club.


The deadline for the newsletter or email classified ads is the 6th of each month (e.g. Sept 6 for the Sept 15 email classifieds and the October newsletter). Ad space is filled on a first-come-first-served basis, and is not guaranteed until payment and content are received.

Online Advertising Store:

"Social Media Online Advertising Blast" Notes:

    • Includes an "offer" post on San Mateo Parents Club Facebook public page with almost 1,000 likes set to expire two weeks from the requested publish date.
    • The "offer" post is shared on San Mateo Parents Club Facebook private group with almost 300 members.  This post will expire after two weeks.
    • Includes a post on @sanmateoparentsclub Instagram with over 430 followers that will be removed two weeks from the requested publish date.
    • We are currently limiting online ads to a maximum of two vendors per bi-weekly period.  Therefore space is very limited and like all of our advertising, will be on a first-come, first-serve basis.
    • Format:  jpeg
    • Size:  No bigger than 13.10-inch x 9.20-inch
    • Orientation:  Landscape
    • Image resolution:  High-resolution images no larger than 6MB
Newsletter Notes:
  • The newsletter is printed and mailed to our members around the 1st of each month. A soft copy is also made available in our online community.
  • Discounts are available for 6- and 12-month prepaid ad runs (5% and 10%, respectively).
  • Ad files may be provided in either color or black & white; the newsletter is printed in black & white.
  • Acceptable file formats: JPG, TIFF, PDF or PUB.
  • Ad files should be saved to a minimum resolution of 150 dpi.
  • Advertisers who offer free services to the SMMC may be entitled to complimentary advertising. This is determined on a case-by-case basis. Please specify if interested.‚Äč
Email Classifieds Note:
  • The email classifieds are short (100 word) text-only blurbs that are emailed to all members on the 15th of each month.

Request ad space

Payment Options:

Check: Send check payable to “SMMC” to: San Mateo Mothers Club, Attn: Advertising Coordinator, PO Box 6159, San Mateo, CA 94403.

Paypal or Credit Card: Contact advertising@sanmateoparentsclub.org for payment instructions.

FREE Ongoing Discount Program:

The club offers a FREE Ongoing Discount Program for businesses that provide long-term discounts or special deals for our members. For more information, or to submit a listing, click the link below.

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Partnership Opportunities

We offer several other ways for businesses to partner with our club. Click here for more information.

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