Back-to-School Supply Drive

$1,027 of $1,200 goal

Raised by 26 people in 49 months
DC General Emergency Shelter currently holds 600 children, often without heat, hot water or cribs. In order to send these children back to school with an extra boost of self confidence and encouragement please donate $20 towards the purchase of a backpack and school supplies. Our goal is to purchase backpacks and school supplies for 60 children.  All donations are 100% tax deductible.
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We added a special touch with the hairstyling and barbering as well. Thank you also to the 13 hairstylists and barbers that donated their time. We truly sent the children Back to School with a smile
Hairstylist
Barber
Little girl with hair done smiling
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On behalf of iCare and the children at DC General Emergency Shelter, we want to say a HUGE THANK YOU!!!! Because of your individual donations and donations from Target and Giant. We were able to collect backpacks and school supplies for 125 children!!!!

THANK YOU!!! THANK YOU!!! THAN!K YOU!!! FOR YOUR HELP! WE COULD NOT HAVE DONE IT WITHOUT YOU!!!
Bacpacks
Backpacks
School Supplies
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Special thanks to SW Creatives for their pledge of six backpacks!!! We are on our way to 60.
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We are rounding the corner, but there are still more children to be provided for. A $20 donation can help send a child back to school with a smile.
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Shala Graham
48 months ago

Count SW Creatives in for 6 complete backpacks, plus extra supplies. I was going to just give the cash, but I really enjoyed shopping online for them :-)

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Mia Chisholm
49 months ago

Please support just one child! $20 is all it takes!

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$1,027 of $1,200 goal

Raised by 26 people in 49 months
Created July 30, 2014
Funds raised will benefit:
Icare Inc
  Certified Charity
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Uppr Marlboro, MD
EIN: 300759631
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$25
Anonymous
1 month ago
$20
Anonymous
3 months ago
KP
$25
Krishna Prasad
6 months ago

All the best !

$37
Anonymous
6 months ago
$25
The Ratliffs
46 months ago (Monthly Donation)
$25
The Ratliffs
47 months ago (Monthly Donation)
$25
The Ratliffs
48 months ago (Monthly Donation)
Shala Graham
48 months ago

Count SW Creatives in for 6 complete backpacks, plus extra supplies. I was going to just give the cash, but I really enjoyed shopping online for them :-)

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Mia Chisholm
49 months ago

Please support just one child! $20 is all it takes!

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