Back To School donation opportunities are everywhere

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Will she have what she needs for school?
There are boxes for donations to the Back to School Consortium all over town, just waiting for you to fill them up.  Back to School event dropboxes.

Items needed:

  • New or Gently Used Books 
  • Donate books appropriate for students K-12th grade. 
  • Supplies and Hygiene Products
  • Backpacks 
  • Glue sticks 
  • Colored pencils 
  • Pencil box 
  • Pocket folders 
  • Notebook dividers 
  • Toothpaste / Toothbrushes
  • Pencils 
  • Erasers 
  • Permanent markers
  • Bottled glue 
  • Wide tip markers 
  • Pencil pouch 
  • Rulers 
  • Composition notebooks 
  • Highlighters Pens (red, blue, black) 
  • New socks and underwear (all sizes) 
  • Scientific Calculators 
  • Narrow tip markers 
  • Blunt scissors 
  • Pointed children’s scissors 
  • 3 ring binders (1-2”) 
  • Spiral notebooks (wide / college) 
  • Notebook paper (wide / college) 
  • Pencil Sharpeners 
  • Shampoo / Conditioner 
  • Deodorant

Monetary Donations are also welcome.
Your gift will help purchase school supplies, socks and underwear for students. You can make a donation online using paypal, or you can make a check out to the Back to School Consortium. Checks can be mailed or dropped off at the Center for Human Services, 17018 15th Ave NE, Shoreline, WA 98155

Keep in mind…it costs a family at least:

  • $20 to buy new underwear and socks for a child
  • $30 to buy supplies for a Kindergarten-2nd grader
  • $50 to buy supplies for a 3-6th grader
  • $70 to buy supplies for a 7-12th grader


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