Back-to-School Drive

The Tyler Media Back-To-School Drive
benefiting Positive Tomorrows!
Sponsored by Braum’s.

            

Please help us to make sure Oklahoma kids have the necessary tools needed to start the school year off right.

Now thorugh July 25th we are collecting supplies at all Oklahoma City Fire Departments & various “Super Drops” throughout the metro.

 

 

Positive Tomorrows is Oklahoma City’s only school specifically serving children and families experiencing homelessness. They help remove the barriers unique to a homeless child’s life to make learning possible. By meeting needs like food, clothing, school supplies and personal care items, you can create a brighter future for students and families.

Where to Donate:
All metro area Oklahoma City Fire Departments

Super Drops:
July 15 – Little Caesars / SE 29th Street in Oklahoma City
Bring supplies to donate and be entered to win a $250 Little Caesars Gift Card

 

What is Needed:

School Supplies

Backpacks
Copy paper – white and colored
#2 Pencils
Large erasers
Sharpies
Highlighters
Composition journals
Pocket folders
Personal whiteboards
Dry erase markers
Glue sticks
Compasses, protractors and rulers
Pencils and individual pencil sharpeners
Flashcards for reading, letters and math
Colored Tape: Washi, duct, masking
Play-Doh
Markers

Clothing/Personal Care

New shoes for kids & adults
Boys and girls pants size 4 – 14
Boys and girls t-shirts size 4-14
Boys and girls jackets size 4-14
African American hair care products
Hand and body lotion (full size)
Deodorant (full-sized)
Kleenex tissues (full-sized boxes)
Hand sanitizer
Clorox wipes
Lice shampoo and spray (Rid brand)

For Families

Alarm clocks, coffee makers, toasters, etc.
Towels, hand towels and washcloths
Pots and pans
Sheet sets, pillows and bedspreads
Shelf stable food items, i.e., canned foods