SCA, Create “Textbook Win-Win”


New Partnership Saves Students Cash on Textbook Purchases, Donates Up to $100K to Charity

(WASHINGTON, DC) – February 7, 2013 – College students can save money and help save the planet thanks to a new cause-related marketing alliance between the Student Conservation Association (SCA) and

Students, teachers and others who join CengageBrain’s Extra Credit program will instantly receive a 10% discount code for textbook and study guide purchases. The code can be shared with classmates and friends who will also receive a 10% discount. And for every dollar saved , will donate $1 to SCA or another charity as designated by the Extra Credit participant, up to $100,000 until June 30, 2014.

“The SCA-CengageBrain partnership is a perfect way to save some green and make the world a little greener. It’s truly a ‘textbook’ win-win,” states SCA Corporate Relations Director Nancy Logan.

SCA, the national leader in youth service and stewardship, annually provides thousands of students with expense-paid conservation internships in national parks, forests and urban greenscapes. Donations from the Extra Credit program, Logan notes, will enable SCA participants to gain meaningful career skills and experience as they help to protect wildlife and habitats on public lands.

 Sign up now at to save 10%!

  • Go to www.CengageExtraCredit.come and Sign Up
  • Save money on textbooks, rentals, and ebooks
  • Raise money for SCA, CengageBrain will make a matching donation to SCA

 About CengageBrain

Cengage Learning is a leading educational content, software and services company serving the academic, professional and library markets worldwide. CengageBrain is the premier destination for purchasing Cengage Learning textbooks, eBooks, eChapters, digital solutions, study tools and textbook rentals, offering students convenience, savings, and the broadest choice of formats available. For more information, visit or

About the Student Conservation Association
Since 1957, the Student Conservation Association has inspired more than 70,000 young people to lifelong stewardship and sustainability and provided career training and opportunities through hands-on service to the land. SCA is a non-profit organization headquartered in Washington, D.C. with regional offices in Boise, ID, Charlestown, NH, Oakland, CA, Pittsburgh, PA, and Seattle, WA. For more, log on at

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For more information, contact:

Lindsay Stanley
Senior Director, Public & Media Relations
Cengage Learning
200 First Stamford Place, Stamford, CT 06902
[email protected]

Nancy Logan
Student Conservation Association
(703) 524-2441 x2054
[email protected]

Student Conservation Association