Bucks County Kids Need You! Can you help Stuff the Bus?

August 7th, 2017

Imagine it’s the first day of school. You enter the building with your head down and feeling anxious because you don’t have the supplies you need to start school. You don’t have them because your family just couldn’t afford them this year.
From day one, you’re already behind. Imagine how it makes you feel about school and learning – even how you feel about yourself.
About 16% of children in Bucks County struggle to have even their most basic needs met. For them, school supplies are out of reach. And they enter the classroom unprepared to learn.
You can change that with a donation to Stuff the Bus.
Our goal is to provide 2,225 children backpacks stuffed with required school supplies. Backpacks will reach kids in every school district and community in Bucks County.
You have the power to help a kid in need start the school year with their head held high, ready to learn. We hope you’ll help us Stuff the Bus this year!
Sincerely,
Danielle Bush
Stuff the Bus Project Coordinator
There are a few ways that you can help STUFF THE BUS
1. Donate online: A backpack filled with required school supplies costs about $35 per child, but all donations are welcome!
2. Mail a check to: United Way at 413 Hood Blvd, Fairless Hills, PA 19030 with”Stuff the Bus” in the memo line.
3. Bring your donation of NEW school supplies to any of the STB collection sites on Monday 8/14 or Tuesday 8/15. A complete list of supplies can be found here.
4. Volunteer at Stuff the Bus.

 

We’re grateful to have the support of presenting sponsor Wells Fargo, as well as sponsors: Sesame PlacePECOBank of AmericaCummins, and Bay Sales.

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