Make a donation to help fill a backpack with school supplies

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This summer, you can help 75 children go back to school with confidence and the tools to succeed by donating new school supplies to families in need. Throughout the month of July, Jewish Family Services will be collecting materials throughout the community. Please join us! 

 

Drop-off Location: Jewish Family Services: 6905 Hoover Road, Indianapolis

 

Want to have a collection bin at your event? It's not too late to join the cause! Contact Rachel at rkesner@jfgi.org

 

Supplies List: We want to provide children with the materials they need to succeed (list below) as well as additional items to help families support their children throughout the year.  

 

Materials needed are, but not limited to: 

Backpacks 

Notebooks  

Loose Leaf Paper 

Scissors 

Glue Sticks 

Glue Bottles 

Folders 

Rulers 

Paint 

Pens 

Highlighters  
Dry-Erase Markers and Erasers

Markers 

Crayons 

Pencils 

Colored Pencils 

Erasers  

Pencil Sharpeners 

Hygiene Products 

Tissues 

Calculators  

Supply Boxes 

Disinfectant wipes  

Subject Dividers 

Gift cards for clothes, shoes and other supplies. 

 

Want to make a financial donation? We happily accept cash or checks, written out to "JFGI" (please be sure to write "Backpack Attack" in your description). You can also make an online donation.