Green Apple Day of Service: Office Supply Donation Drive

Do you REALLY need 6 bags of rubber bands? How about that industrial-sized box of promotional items? And really, when was the last time you used those blank CDs? Does your computer even have a disc drive anymore?

On Friday, September 26, join us by participating in the USGBC National Green Apple Day of Service by partnering with Learning from Scratch to collect excess office supplies for use in art and education. Learning From Scratch is a local nonprofit who collects and redistributes supplies to school districts who express a need. Please do not purchase items for donation, rather collect unused items from your home or office to donate.

It’s time to do something you can feel good about, and get some prime office real estate back in the process.

To donate and/or volunteer to transport donated items, please sign up here.

Possible items for donation for area schools:
Office / Desk Supplies Arts / Crafts Supplies Kitchen Supplies Paper Supplies
plastic storage bins watercolors coffee cans w/lids Paper
pens paint – small bottles pre-packaged wet wipes - computer
pencils glue sticks pre-packaged coffee tea sugar sweetner etc. - color
dry erase markers glue paper napkins - graph
sharpie paste plastic silverware - tracing
regular markers for children matte board paper plates - tissue
colored pencils matte frames sponges - wrapping
mechanical pencils picture frames - writing
erasers ribbon or ornaments off packages greeting cards
scotch tape stickers
masking tape string
colored tape wire
staplers gift bags
staples pill bottles (no labels)
three whole punches paint brushes
paperclips – any size paper tubes
push pins cd's for use in art class
binder clips shoe laces
overhead projector sheets
sheet protectors
laminated pocket pages
presentation folders
rulers
compass
tape measure
scissors  any size
3×5 or 4×6 or 5×7  index cards
dry erase boards
pencil sharpeners
labels
file folders
small binder clips
binder rings
Promotional Items
Promotional T-shirts for children who need a immediate change of clothes at school
Promotional items like key chains, pens, pencils, hats,etc that children can win as prizes for a good day at school etc.

Misc. Supplies
safety glasses
hammers
travel size toiletries

 

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