We’ve put together a list of organizations in Iowa that donate school supplies, backpacks, and other services to help kids succeed in the new school year!
The first 1,500 kids will receive a new backpack filled with grade-appropriate school supplies.
Please bring IDs for all members of the household (i.e. Social Security cards, medical cards, school IDs, or birth certificates). Grades K – 12.
Monday, Aug. 6
3 – 8 p.m.
Cottage Grove Presbyterian Mission Center
1050 24th St. | Des Moines, Iowa
Impact Community Action Partnership
Date and distribution location have not yet been determined. Please call 515-961-2543 or visit impactcap.org for more information.
This community action agency provides school supplies and other services for youth in grades K – 12 in Warren County.
West Des Moines Human Services
Appointments are required to receive supplies. Please call 515-222-3660 for more information. Learn more.
Registration: Beginning July 9
Distributions: Aug. 14 – 16
First come, first served. Grades K – 12. Learn more.
Sunday, Aug. 19
2 – 5 p.m.
1611 11th St. | Des Moines, Iowa
Free school supplies, backpacks, shoes, haircuts, and more! Grades K-12.
Saturday, Aug. 18
1 – 4 p.m.
2205 2nd St. | Coralville, Iowa
Connect with ARJ to learn about additional resources in Iowa!
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