Stuff the Bus
UW Bucks is hosting a back to school drive again this year! Last year we collected over 740 backpacks for kids in Bucks County – help us beat that this year.
If you are looking for information about Upper Bucks Stuff The Bus, click here.
WHO: United Way Bucks County with businesses and individuals who care about education
WHAT: Stuff the Bus! Back to School Supply Drive
WHEN: Please drop off your donations on Tuesday August 19th & Wednesday August 20th from 8 am – 7 pm.
WHERE: Lower Bucks Office: 413 Hood Blvd, Fairless Hills, PA 19030 or Central Bucks Office: 455 East St, Doylestown, PA 18901
WHAT: Most urgently needed items include:
- Glue Sticks
- Scissors (blunt ended for younger children, pointed for older children)
- Hand-held pencil sharpeners
- Marble composition books
- Three-ring binders (1 inch)
- Loose-leaf notebook paper (wide and college ruled)
- Book Covers
- Gift cards to Walmart, K Mart or Target (for agencies to purchase other supplies)
For a complete list of needed items, click here: 2014 Donation Wish List
If you are interested in donating to Stuff the Bus, but don’t have the chance to stop by the store or swing by our office, you can also mail a check made out to United Way of Bucks County to 413 Hood Blvd, Fairless Hills, PA 19030, with “Stuff the Bus” in the subject line.
Did you know you can VOLUNTEER in two ways to help Stuff the Bus?
Host your own ‘mini-drive’. If you have what it takes to get other people excited about a project, try hosting your own mini-drive! Our volunteers have hosted drives at work, in their neighborhoods, and even ‘Stuff the Bus’ parties at home. Here’s everything you need:
- 2014 Stuff The Bus Toolkit
- Customizable form to invite others to get involved
- Stuff the Bus Logo
- Donation Log – Super important!
Pack backpacks. We need volunteers to help sort items and pack backpacks in late August – more details coming soon!