School Supplies Drop-off Locations

What to donate and where:

student_success_petitFinancial donations are preferred. With these funds we are able to purchase new school supplies in bulk at a discounted rate, allowing your donor dollar to go further. For those wishing to donate school supplies, please see the list of most-needed items below.

We are extremely grateful for any donations we receive for this incredible program. Due to the high volume of items we receive in the lead up to SISS, as well as the quantities of each supply that we distribute per grade level, there are some items that we are more in need of than others.

Most-needed items for September 2020:

  • New backpacks (child or youth-sized, with no corporate logos, offensive designs, or text)
  • Blunt scissors (we cannot accept sharp scissors - we only give out scissors that are appropriate for children)
  • Geometry sets
  • Pencil crayons
  • Glue sticks
  • Calculators

You can also see a complete list of items we use for Sharing in Student Success here.

School Supply Drop-off Locations (June 2020 - August 2020)

LOCATION: Westgate Shopping Centre

PLEASE NOTE: Drop-off area is located next to the Dollar Mart. Look for Caring & Sharing Exchange signage, big black glass doors.

For large donations, please contact Rebecca at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.We unfortunately cannot use items that are damaged, dirty, or broken as donated items are distributed to children going back to school.

Drop-off Dates & Times

Tuesday, August 18 | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Wednesday, August 19 | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Thursday, August 20 | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Friday,, August 21 | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Phone: 613-226-6434
Email: 
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We will arrange for a drop off or pick up of donated supplies.

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