Archive | August 2014

2014 School Supply Drives

school suppliesAccepts donations throughout the school year but partners with area businesses that collect school supplies.

DONATE: Austin Partners in Education assists schools within the Austin Independent School District, where 64% of our students are of low socioeconomic status. Donations of school supplies this August will make a huge difference to so many of our students as they begin the new school year.

Austin Regional Clinic is collecting school supplies through August 18. All their clinics will be collecting items. You can view their press release with details here!

Lumeris, Inc. is collecting school supplied from August 5 until August 25 at 950 N. Capital of Texas Hwy, Suite 210.

Whole Foods Markets is collecting school supplies through the month of August. Store locations accepting donations include: Arboretum- 9607 Research Blvd, Arbor- 4301 W. William Cannon, Central, 525 North Lamar, Domain—11920 Domain Drive.

Kendra Scott will be collecting school supplies from August 18 until August 25. They are located at 1400 S. Congress.

Austin Partners in Education has a school wish list on their website with over 400 school needs posted who would be grateful for donations to support their schools atwww.austinpartners.org.

For more information about Austin Partners in Education, go to www.austinpartners.org or contact Dawn Lewis at 512-637-0983.

Volunteer on Disability Mentoring Day 2014!

Disability Mentoring Day

For more info about DMD, contact: Austin Mayor’s Committee for People with Disabilities • http://www.austintexas.gov/ada • phone: 512-974-3256 • TTY: 512-974-2445