Now in its 13th year, United Way of Long Island’s Stuff-A-Bus, founded in partnership with Suffolk Transportation Service, Inc. provides students from least advantaged families with new school supplies, preparing them for their academic studies, building their self-esteem and setting them up for success. Supplies are collected from companies, organizations and individuals across Long Island, which are then donated to local elementary school students. Past participating school districts include: Amityville, Brentwood, Central Islip, Copiague, Freeport, Hempstead, Huntington, North Hempstead, South Country and Wyandanch. Since its inception, Stuff-A-Bus has delivered over 935,000 school supplies to 40,000 children.
United Way remains committed to ensuring that all Long Island students are given equal opportunities and resources to succeed academically, as education is crucial to opening doors in our children's futures.
WE NEED YOUR HELP TO COLLECT & DELIVER THESE SCHOOL SUPPLIES:
- Backpacks, Lunch Boxes
- Pocket Folders, Notebooks (Marble Composition), Index Cards
- Washable Markers, Highlighters, Crayons, Colored Pencils
- Pencils, Pens, Erasers, Pencil Cases (Holders)
- Glue/Glue Sticks
- Rulers, Scissors
- Sticky Notes, Hand Wipes
To register to donate supplies, or for more information, contact Irene Morlock at 631.940.3751 or firstname.lastname@example.org