Stuff the Bus

School Supply Drive is July 5 - August 3rd

Frederick County Kids need your support!  

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Each year, United Way of Frederick County works with local partners to collect donations of school supplies to provide students with the supplies they need to start the school year.

100% of your contribution will be used to purchase school supplies!

 

Donate to Stuff the Bus

 

Here are some examples of what your donations purchase:

  $15 buys pencils, markers, and crayons for one kindergarten student

 $30 supports one elementary student with basic supplies

 $50 provides a middle school student with basic supplies and notebooks/binders

  $100 buys a high school student basic supplies and some of the required learning tools


Thank you to our Stuff the Bus Partners:         

 

Frederick Stake - Church of Latter-day Saints

Feeder Schools/Distribution Centers: Catoctin, Frederick Area (FHS, GTJHS, THS), Linganore, Oakdale, Middletown, and Walkersville.

  Community partners including Frederick County Public Schools, Religious Coalition for Emergency Human Needs serving the Frederick Feeder schools, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Brunswick Ecumenical Assistance Committee on Needs (BEACON), Middletown Valley People Helping People (MVPHP), Glade Family Community Services (GVCS), Catoctin Area partners, Rotary Club of Carroll Creek, Urbana Food Pantry and Emergency Relief Fund help make Stuff the Bus a huge success.

 

Stuff the Bus is made possible thanks to our sponsors:

leidos

rotary of carroll creek

ALDI

 

rotary of new market

lswg

...and donors like you.  Thank you!

Each year, United Way of Frederick County works with local partners to collect donations of school supplies to provide students with the supplies they need to start the school year. 

Kids in our community need the tools and support to learn - now more than ever.  

The goal of United Way's Stuff the Bus program is to ensure that every student in Frederick County has the tools and support they need to learn. This program provides students with the supplies they need to start the school year through generous donations from our community. 

Coming soon!

 

Coming soon!

For information on when and where you can receive school supply assistance, please download the below flyers in English and Spanish.

Coming Soon: Donation Flyers in English and Spanish.

Coming Soon: Distributon Flyers in English and Spanish.

Over 300 bins of supplies collected, 35 pallets of school supplies donated by Walmart and thousands of items purchased with donor gifts.

Total Items & Value: --- estimated 262,298 items valued at $65,575 distributed to Frederick County School children.

See the 2021 Stuff the Bus Report on Activities here.