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SCS Backpack Drive - Help a Child Start School Right! - Drive closes June 15, 2017

Your donation will bring a BIG smile to low-income Sunnyvale children and parents getting ready for school next year. On Backpack Day August 3rd, 2017 1,500 Sunnyvale children will receive a brand-new backpack stuffed with ag...

Lynda and Kidz Backpack Project - Drive closes June 30, 2017

We provide backpacks full of school supplies to homeless and low-income kids throughout Santa Cruz County.

10th Annual Back to School Backpack Drive - Drive closes July 07, 2017

Though the San Francisco Bay Area is a wealthy place, there are many children who cannot afford many of the most basic things in life – including school supplies. Without the right school supplies, children may have a hard ti...

Welcome Warehouse School Supply Drive - Drive closes July 16, 2017

Help local students start the school year with the supplies they need by donating to our online school supply drive. We will distribute the supplies to children in need at our August Back-to-School Outreach. It's easy and con...

Stuff the Bus 2017 - Drive closes July 23, 2017

Many children lack the supplies they need to enter the classroom ready to learn. This year, help United Way of Salt Lake Stuff the Bus with school supplies for more than 10,000 students who need them!

Project Fresh Start Online Drive - Drive closes July 23, 2017

Project Fresh Start provides free school supplies to students K-12 in Portage County (WISCONSIN) who qualify for free and reduced lunch through their school district. Help local students start the school year with the suppli...

Running Start for School 2017 - Drive closes July 24, 2017

This drive launches June 1--check back in June to donate needed school supplies!

United Way of Olmsted County's Running Start for School is a community-wide backpack and school supply drive to ensure every child in need is...

School Supply Drive 2017 - Drive closes July 24, 2017

Help Support Over 250 Students with School Supplies!

Puente de la Costa Sur’s annual school supply is underway, and you can help support equitable access to education. On the South Coast, over 70% of students sign up for a...

Back-to-School Supply Drive 2017 - Drive closes July 26, 2017

For some children and families, beginning the school year with a new backpack filled with essentials for classroom success is an annual tradition. It’s not if there will be new supplies, but where shall we go to buy all of t...

Stuff the Bus - Drive closes July 31, 2017

During the last school year, nearly 23,000 children were identified as homeless in San Diego County. These children face many hardships. We don’t want the lack of school supplies to be one of them. The San Diego County Off...

Bill Wilson Center's School Supply Drive - Drive closes August 01, 2017

Help equip our children with supply-filled backpacks to start the school year with! These backpacks will go to youth in our housing programs and shelters. They will be delivered directly for distribution just before the st...

LifeMoves 2017 Backpack Drive - Drive closes August 04, 2017

LifeMoves | A.C.E.S. empowers children and young adults, who have experienced the stress and uncertainty of homelessness, to succeed in school. As part of this program, LifeMoves is collecting donations of backpacks and schoo...

Closed Drives


CHS's Virtual Baby Shower Registry - Drive closed on May 14, 2017

It’s a choice no parent wants to make: pay rent or buy diapers. But parents in our community are forced to make it every day.

You can change that.

Join us for our Spring Baby Shower as we collect baby supplies to help ...

Detergent Drive for Homeless Laundry Trailer - Drive closed on April 30, 2017

We are Project WeHOPE, a nonprofit in East Palo Alto that operates a shower and laundry trailer, and we help the homeless in San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties who otherwise cannot make it to a shelter or facility. Our mobile...

Project WeHOPE Annual Winter Drive for Homeless - Drive closed on January 31, 2017

Help the homeless this winter. Project WeHOPE is looking for items to help the homeless get through the cold winter months. Your donations are given to clients of the WeHOPE Shelter and to clients who visit our Dignity on Whe...

2016 Cops That Care Gift Card Drive - Drive closed on December 16, 2016

On Saturday, December 17th, over 1,700 children from the community will gather at the Rengstorff Park Community Center in Rengstorff Park @ 201 S Rengstorff, Mountain View, CA, for the “Cops That Care” holiday gift giving eve...

Brighten the Holidays for Homeless Youth! - Drive closed on December 16, 2016

The holidays are tough for the homeless youth we serve, whether they're all of 24 years old or as young as 12. It's a time for family, maybe the time for family—but, instead of bringing simple joys, this season tears these ki...

Washington Elementary Holiday Drive - Drive closed on December 16, 2016

The holidays are almost upon us! This year, we'd like to help 100 families fulfill their holiday wishes with this gift card drive. An assortment of gift cards will be distributed in December, along with a small gift for the...

Santa's Helper Drive - Drive closed on December 09, 2016

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WVCS Holiday Gift Program 2016 - Drive closed on December 09, 2016

Each holiday season, West Valley Community Services (WVCS) provides the individuals and families participating in WVCS’ programs year-round with an opportunity to receive needed items as a gift.

To fulfill these needs and ...

Children's Home Society of Florida 2016 Holiday Drive! - Drive closed on December 09, 2016

Imagine happy holidays for all children. Together, we can make it happen.

RetailNext Holiday Gift Drive - Drive closed on December 06, 2016

The employees at RetailNext are excited to support Sacred Heart's Holiday Gift Drive! Sacred Heart is collecting 8,600 gifts to distribute to children of all ages for this upcoming holiday season. Every year, there is alway...