How to Help

What do you throw away?

We need your help!

We look for clean, safe, and interesting donations that will support our local teachers and students while at the same time preserving our environment.  You can drop off donations at the back of our building. Please call first to make sure someone is there.We  can give you a tax deductible donation receipt, just call us at 520-425-3956.

Here are some of the things we are always looking for:

35 millimeter film containers
Art Supplies (new and used)
Baby Food Jars
Books(children and teachers)
Bottle Caps (all kinds and sizes)
Calendars with Pictures
Cardboard fabric bolts
CD’s & their cases (new and used)
Children's books
Classroom supplies
Clean containers any size
Coffee Cans with lids (plastic and metal)
Colored Paper
Cores from yarn and thread
Craft books or craft magazines
Craft supplies
Craft kits and misc. crafting items
Crayons & Markers
Cups (plastic and paper)
Cuttings (inside and outside)
Discontinued Items
Egg Cartons
Fabric (scraps or full pieces)
Gasket scraps
Golf Balls & tees
Greeting Cards (new or used)
Jewelry, beads (broken ok)
Jigsaw puzzles (missing pieces ok)
Large Brown Paper Bags
Math & science items
Metal lids from OJ cans
Microwave meal plates
Oatmeal Containers with lids
Office Supplies (file trays, staplers, hole punches, sheet protectors, folders,)

Overruns and surplus materials
Packing materials (peanuts, Styrofoam, bubble wrap, foam)
Paper - any kind
Paper towel tubes
Pens & Pencils
Pringles Cans with lids
Promotional Items (keychains,magnets,etc)
PVC pipe
Refrigerator Magnets
Reusable Canvas Bags
Ribbons, trim, rickrack
Rock & Shell collections
Sample Books of any kind(material,vinyl)
Sandpaper (new)
School Supplies (pencils, pens, paper, markers, paint, crayons)
Small furniture (chairs, desks, tables, file cabinets, easels, bulletin boards)
Smooth wood and wood trimmings
Spools, empty or with thread
Sturdy cardboard tubes
Surplus or out dated stock
Teaching Supplies
Telephone wire or any wire
Tennis balls and their containers
Vinyl, leather pieces, and scraps
Wallpaper Books
Wine Corks
Yarn & Material



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