We are asking for brand new school supplies and backpacks. These items should be brand name to ensure that high quality items are being given out to children.
The ECASD School Supply lists can be found at the links below.
How can you purchase?
Print off the ECASD School Supply lists and go shopping.
Purchase items off of our Amazon Wishlist.
Once purchased you can either have the items mailed the right to Bethesda Lutheran Church, or drop them off at one of the churches below.
DROP OFF DONATIONS
Monday-Friday 9am-4pm Bethesda Lutheran Church 123 W. Hamilton Avenue
Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm WNB Financial Bank 1160 Blazing Star Boulevard Altoona, WI 54720
Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm Peace Church 501 E. Fllmore Avenue
Tuesday & Wednesday 8am-Noon Valleybrook Church 412 S. Barstow St.
Thursday 6:30-7:30pm Cornerstone Christian Church 310 W. Polk Avenue
Fridays 1-4pm Bridge Church 2316 N. Hillcrest Parkway Altoona
If you would like to donate to this event, please consider donating to a Church that is involved with coordinating this event. Otherwise, Catholic Charities is taking donations for the event as well.
If you would like to donate, but not online, you can send checks to PO Box 266, La Crosse, WI 54602-0266 as well.
ECASD SCHOOL SUPPLY LISTS
What can you do?
1.) Sign up on the Sign Up Genius Link (above) for grade level(s) backpacks & school supplies that you would like to purchase.
2.) Look at what the ECASD is recommending for school supplies. Print out the supply lists below.
3.) Purchase all supplies for each grade level and put them in the appropriate backpack.
4.) Label the backpack by grade level and drop it off at Peace Church 501 E. Fillmore M-F from 9-4pm. (or participating churches)
How will you help us reach them?
This is the 1st event that is being promoted for the entire school district. We don't know how many children will come, but we have to start somewhere. If there are more, we will find them help!
There are so many ways that you can help! It is going to be so great to see people from all churches and backgrounds coming together to help the families in Eau Claire!
HOW CAN YOU SERVE?
Find a way that you can support families in Eau Claire. How are you going to serve others at this event?
We are looking for brand new school supplies and items. These items should be brand name to ensure good quality supplies are being given. Click below to see what items are needed and where to drop them off.
You can donate money by making a donation directly to a church involved, and labeling your donation (We Care Eau Claire - Back to School Event). Catholic Charities has also set up a way to give a donation by clicking on the link below.
VOLUNTEER AT THE EVENT
We have many volunteer positions that will be needed. We have needs to fill before, during, and after the event! Click on the link below to sign up on our Volunteer Sign Up Genius form.