Kroger Rewards


Help OSU Crew Club raise money just by shopping at Kroger with your Kroger Plus Card!

Want to help OSU Crew? Just register your Kroger Plus Card online by following the instructions below and then shop at the Kroger nearest you. The Kroger Community Rewards Program will donate money to the OSU Crew Club based on the percentage of spending by the group compared to other registered organizations. So time to get shopping!!!

1.     Go to
2.     Click on “Community” then “Community Rewards.”
3.     On the Kroger Community Rewards page, click “Sign In” if you already have an onlineKroger Account. If not, click “Create an Account”
4.     Click “Create Account” when you are finished entering your information.
5.     Upon creating an account, you will be asked if you would like to ‘Get a Digital Plus Card Online Today’. Click this if you do not already have a Kroger Plus Card.
        a. If you already have a Plus Card then locate the 12-13 digit number on the back of the card and input it into the box asking for the Plus Card (physical Kroger Plus Cards are available at the customer service desk at any Kroger store).
6.     If creating an online Plus Card, know that you are able to change your ‘preferred store’ at any time. Know that for our club to receive the Kroger donations, you must shop at the store you have selected as your preferred store.
        a. When filling out ‘Alternate ID’ please use your phone number so that it will be easy to remember.
7.     When you are done registering your Kroger Plus Card, hit “Save.”
8.     Now you should be at the “Account Summary” page. Scroll to the bottom and find “Community Rewards.” Click on “Enroll.”
9.     Type in our club number: 81371. It will come up as “Buckeye Rowing Alumni – Olentangy River Rowing Club.” Select the box.
10. Congratulations! You have enrolled in the Kroger Community Rewards program. In 7-10 business days your account will activate and you will be able to help raise money for the OSU Crew Club! To have your purchases go towards our club, make sure you either swipe your Plus Card or use your phone number associated with your online Plus Card every time you make a purchase. Happy shopping!

Worried About Putting Your Information Online?
No need to worry! Kroger does not sell, trade or rent your personal information to outside companies or marketing firms (If you are interested, please read Kroger’s complete Privacy Policy online at
Worried About Membership in this Program Affecting Your Fuel Rewards?
No problem! You can earn us money AND get money off gas! Your Fuel Rewards are savings for you and your household. Your Community Rewards are savings for your favorite community organization. Even though both programs are based on your Kroger purchases and are linked to your Kroger Plus Card, the two programs are completely unrelated to each other.
*For more FAQ about the Kroger Community Rewards program visit:

If you have any other questions please feel free to contact me, or the Kroger Community Rewards help line at 1-800-576-4377