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Day of Action


Our goal was to help 4,000 students by collecting 50,000 items and raising $10,500.
In the end, with yesterday's efforts and efforts leading up to the day, we were able to collect 91,470 items and $13,371.  Altogether this will help 6,960 Quad Cities students!


school supply drive - July 18, 2019

Goal - 50,000 items, $10,500 to help 4,000 students

Host a supply drive or engage your team in a customized on-site project  - email Amy Barnett or call 563.344.0328. Click here for a downloadable flyer to learn more or get a list of supplies needed.

Items needed:

  • Crayons
  • Colored Pencils
  • Composition Notebooks 
  • Loose-Leaf Paper
  • Pocket Folders
  • Spiral Notebooks    
  • Pencils    
  • Pens
  • Washable Markers
  • Watercolor Paints
  • Backpacks
  • Erasers
  • Glue Sticks 
  • Pencil Boxes
  • Scissors

cash Donations

  • $15.50 = backpack
  • $62 = 4 students
  • $512 = 33 students


Volunteers are needed for two hour shifts on July 18 to sort, count and distribute the supplies. 
Sign up to volunteer at the Iowa location here.
Sign up to volunteer at the Illinois location here.


10am to 2pm
JB Young Opportunity Center
1702 N Main Street, Davenport
former Rock Island Intermediate Academy
2100 6th Avenue, Rock Island, IL at the 7th Avenue entrance.