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Teacher Supply Collection Drive

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Many teachers use their own money to purchase their classroom supplies and are not reimbursed. Help local teachers stock their classrooms by donating supplies!

What do I do?

Collect new, unused school supplies and bring your donations to our After Work Networking event on June 9, 2020.

Market the collection drive to your coworkers and residents to try and collect more supplies. Consider creating a competition between your sister properties. 

Here are some marketing materials:

Download full-page flyer with most needed items

Download Resident Version Flyer to use On-Site

Looking for something specific? Contact us!

What are the most needed items?

  • copy paper - 8 1/2" by 11" *Lots of this!
  • index cards
  • masking tape
  • pencils
  • color markers
  • composition books
  • glue sticks
  • hand sanitizer (all sizes)
  • tissues
  • wipes
  • expo markers
  • permanent markers
  • 24, 48, and 64 count boxes of crayons
  • color pencils
  • individual pencil sharpeners

Who is benefitting?

TAA's PR Committee is coordinating donating our collected supplies to Crayons2Calculators. Crayons2Calculators (C2C) serves the educational and creative needs of students in Durham Public Schools by providing free school supplies to classroom teachers. Teachers “shop” at the warehouse store C2C with the support of individuals, corporations, and grants. The warehouse store is open to all Durham Public School teachers on a regular rotation.