KGW Supply Drive Is Underway!

August 3, 2012

It’s August 1st and that means it’s the first days of the KGW School Supply Drive where you can help us send 8,000 kids in need back to school with supplies! Donating is easy: Drop off supplies at participating OnPoint Community Credit Union branches, local Toyota dealerships, or University of Phoenix locations, as well more than 70 other collection sites across the metro area. Or you can donate online where every $25 donated provides a child with a year’s worth of school supplies.  Find out more at

There’s also still time to sign up to be a collection site this August. Schoolhouse Supplies will provide a collection bin to put in your office and get you everything you need to spread the word and collect school supplies all month long! Sign Up Here! (more…)

25 Awesome & Easily Donated Incentives

July 11, 2012

by Rob Winike Some of the most rewarding experiences I’ve had while sorting through donations to Schoolhouse Supplies have been discovering items that teachers can use as incentives to reward and motivate their students. The dictionary defines incentive as “something… Read more »

Cleaning up and giving it to teachers!

July 3, 2012

It’s almost offically summer in Portland, with July 4 only a day away, and thoughts are turning to all those long summer days and how to fill them.  Perhaps one checkmark on the to-do list for the dog days ahead… Read more »

Great Food For A Greater Cause

June 19, 2012

You have a chance this Sunday to both try delicious food and support Schoolhouse Supplies at the same time.  Join us Sunday, June 24 at the Fremont Whole Foods for a Tasting Fair to benefit our Free Store from 4… Read more »