Posts under this category serve to inform the general public and other BTSCD stakeholders.
This tribute to Joyce Williams was provided by Susan Kirsch. Joyce was a wonderful and hard working volunteer for BTSCD. She showed up for every work day and open house as well as distribution. Her sense of humor made her fun to be around and she was such an interesting person! She made the most gorgeous quilts [...]
The Back to School Clothing Drive, which has provided school supplies and clothing to more than 535,000 students since 1967, hosts its 50th Anniversary celebration with a Golden Masquerade Gala, Saturday, January 20, 2018, 6 - 10 pm. Individual tickets are $175. Tables of ten are $1,750 and sponsorship opportunities range from $2,500 to $25,000. To purchase a ticket [...]
Calling for Silent Auctions – Basket Ideas Support the Back to School Clothing Drive 50th Anniversary Celebration by donating a silent or live auction item today! Not sure what to donate? Check out our wish list here and feel free to get creative! Silent Auction Basket Ideas Pamper Mom Suggested items: Bubble bath, bath salts, towels, [...]
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Support the Back to School Clothing Drive 50th Anniversary Celebration by donating a silent or live auction item today! Not sure what to donate? Check out our wish list here and feel free to get creative! Silent Auction Basket Ideas Pamper Mom Suggested items: Bubble bath, bath salts, towels, candles, a CD of meditative music, gift card [...]
By Laurie Merrill GCU News Bureau A herd of purple-clad Grand Canyon University staff, students and athletes turned out in force on Tuesday – GCU Day – to bring smiles, cheer and a helping hand to children attending the annual Back to School Clothing Drive. High fives and laughter were the order for the day at [...]
With the first day of school around the corner, 1 in 5 Valley students won’t be prepared with new clothes or classroom supplies. For Valley families in need, the Back to School Clothing Drive is a lifeline. In its 50th year, the event helps more than 250,000 children from 260 different schools with free clothes, shoes and a backpack [...]
SCHEDULING CONFLICTS LEAD BACK TO SCHOOL CLOTHING DRIVE TO POSTPONE 50TH ANNIVERSARY TO JANUARY 20, 2018
PHOENIX, Ariz. (Sept. 17, 2017): The Back to School Clothing Drive, which has provided school supplies and clothing to more than 535,000 students since 1967, has rescheduled its 50th anniversary, the Golden Masquerade Gala, to Saturday, January 20, 2018 from Oct. 28 due to scheduling conflicts. The event will take place at Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 [...]
300 Children in Foster School, 250 from Children’s First Academy to receive clothing to go BACK TO SCHOOL!
(Scottsdale, AZ) — Arizona Helping Hands (AHH) demonstrates the importance of charities working together, thanks to a new partnership with the Back to School Clothing Drive. With funding from the BHHS Legacy Foundation, the organizations are collaborating to outfit 300 children in foster care and 250 students from Children’s First Academy with new school clothing and [...]
July 19, 2017 / by Laurie.Merrill Photos by Travis Neely GCU News Bureau A herd of purple-clad GCU staff, professors and students were among the many volunteers who participated on the second day of the annual Back to School Clothing Drive. Some volunteers at GCU Arena helped children fill enormous bags with clothing and other goodies while [...]