2nd Annual Back-to-School Supply Drive

Please join us for our 2nd Annual Back-to-School Supply Drive

2nd Annual Back to School Supply Drive

Last year we embarked on our first-ever back-to-school supply drive, and thanks to your overwhelming support it was a great success. As we look ahead to the 2016-2017 school year, and because of your amazing response, we ask for your help again.

Key Dates

Supply drive begins: July 15, 2016
Supply drive ends: August 31, 2016


Browse our Amazon Wish List to see what is on our list this year, and send your donations directly to SOS Children’s Villages Illinois.

Please also feel free to take advantage of in-store sales and drop off supplies directly to one of our locations (see below).

Drop-off Locations

Donations can be dropped off at any of our sites by AUGUST 12, 2016:

    Administrative Office
    216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite #925
    Chicago, IL 60606
    P: 312-372-8200
    F: 312-372-8202

    Lockport Village
    17545 Village Lane
    Lockport, IL 60441
    P: 815-740-7280
    F: 815-740-7282

    Chicago Village
    7600 S. Parnell
    Chicago, IL 60620
    P: 773-783-0500
    F: 773-783-0600

    Casa Tepeyac
    4538 S. Hermitage
    Chicago, IL 60609
    P: 773-247-7725
    F: 773-247-7794

    Roosevelt Square Village
    1200 W. Roosevelt Rd.
    Chicago, IL 60608
    P: 312-243-1901
    F: 312-243-3086

Other Ways to Be Involved

Short on time? Or interested in alternative ways to be involved?

Gift card contributions will go a long way toward making sure our Foster Parents have everything they need for their children. We welcome gift cards to Walgreens, Amazon, Walmart, Target, etc.

Want to get more people involved? Why not start a collection with your colleagues at work, at your church, or with fellow club or group members?

Spread the Word

Tell your friends, family, and communities about this effort, share this flyer, and inspire others to join you. We would also love to see pictures of your contributions on social media. Don’t forget to tag us! Find us at the following handles:

    Twitter: @sosillinois
    Instagram: @sosillinois
    Facebook: @soscvi

Together, let’s lighten the load on our Foster Parents and send the children back to school for another great year of learning.

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