Help us Fill the Bus!
One Nevada Credit Union is collecting school supplies for at-risk students in Washoe County. We are accepting donations July 20 – August 3 at One Nevada branches. Our goal is to collect supplies for nearly 3,000 students in need. With your help, we can send every student back to school in August prepared with school supplies.
We are looking for donations of traditional school supplies as well as uniform clothing items.
Supplies needed include:
- Backpacks for all ages
- Spiral and composition notebooks
- Pocket folders
- Markers, crayons
- Mechanical pencils
- Pencil sharpeners
- Pencil boxes
- Pencils and pens
- Index Cards
- Dry erase markers
- Colored pencils
- Plain grey or royal blue polos
- Plain grey or royal blue sweatshirts
- Khaki or black pants for boys or girls
- Gift cards
One Nevada School Supply Donation Collection Locations:
One Nevada is excited to partner with Communities in Schools on this project and we hope you will join us by making a donation. LET’S FILL THIS BUS!
About Communities In Schools of Nevada
Communities In Schools (CIS) of Nevada is the local affiliate of the nation’s largest and most effective organization dedicated to keeping kids in school and helping them succeed in life. Working with both schools and the surrounding community, CIS of Nevada does whatever it takes to help kids stay in school and succeed in life. Based directly inside schools, CIS of Nevada connects students and their families to basic and critical educational and community-based resources, tailored to each student’s specific needs.
Operating in 59 school sites in Western Nevada, Southern Nevada, and Northeastern Nevada, CIS of Nevada serves over 58,000 students. Nationally, CIS provides services in more than 2,200 schools in 26 states and the District of Columbia, serving 1.3 million young people and their families every year. As the nation’s leading dropout prevention organization, CIS is the only program proven to both decrease dropout rates and increase graduation rates. For more information, please see our website http://www.cisnevada.org