Banner_ Backpack & School Supplies Drive


August 1- 31, 2020

Due to the pandemic, this year, we are asking the community to make online backpack or school supply purchases using our wish lists links below, and have them delivered directly to Children's Fund.  Or, make an online credit card donation using the yellow "DONATE" tab above, and we will do the shopping for you.  Physical items can be dropped off by appointment by emailing or calling 909.379.0000.

Fours Ways To Help...

1.  Use one of the WISH LIST links below to buy one item, or many, and your donated items will be delivered directly to us. Please use the site's "gift option" to tell us your name, address, and email address so we can properly thank you.

Target Wish List

Walmart Wish List

Amazon Wish Lists

Register for and designate "Childrens Fund, Incorporated" as your charity of choice.  Use one of the three Wish Lists to purchase one or more items.

K-2nd Grade Wish List

3rd-5th Grade Wish List

Middle and High School Wish List

2.  Make a $25 donation and we'll shop for a backpack & school supplies for you. Be sure type "Backpack" in the comments section.


3.  Prefer to shop at your local store?  Schedule a drop off appointment for your donation at our office in San Bernardino by emailing or calling 909.379.0000.

K-2nd Grade


backpack (12-14 in.)

spiral notebook

learn to write paper

construction paper



pencils & erasers

pencil box

safety scissors

glue sticks



3rd-5th Grade


backpack (gender neutral)

3-ring binder & dividers

ruled paper (300 sheets)

composition book

zippered binder pocket

pencils & erasers

colored pencils


black pens

glue sticks

safety scissors

ruler & protractor

Middle-High School


heavy duty backpacks (gender neutral) 

3-ring binder & dividers

college-ruled paper (300 sheets)

spiral notebooks-college ruled

zippered binder pocket

2 pocket folders

pencils / colored pencils / markers

black pens

glue sticks &scissors


scientific calculator

ruler, protractor & compass

college-ruled composition book

4.   Help us spread the word.  

Please help us spread the word about our backpack drive. Share the downloadable documents (below) with your teams, email to your network list, and share on social media. The more people and organizations we have donating and collecting backpacks and school supplies, the more children we can serve in our community.

Downloadable materials for the Backpack Drive


Backpack Drive 8.5 x 11 Flyer pdf

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Sample Text for Facebook Post:  Join me in helping children get the supplies they need this year.  Visit to learn how you can support the Children's Fund Backpack & School Supplies Drive.  #ChildrensFund