Posts under this category serve to inform the general public and other BTSCD stakeholders.
Back to School Clothing Drive SAFE Retail Store and Matching Grant now provides automatic matching grant funds. This means your Title 1 elementary school can purchase 50% more clothing each time you buy stretching your dollars. Your matching grant from Back to School will display immediately as a cost savings, as each item is selected. This [...]
You've made it! To donate online: When you're ready, click the “DONATE NOW” icon. You will be directed to the Authorize.Net Secure Checkout. When filling out your donation form, be sure to identify your gift as “AZ Charitable Tax Credit.” Complete the remainder of your donation information and click, “Submit.” To give by check: Remit check [...]
This month is a very special month for elementary school children throughout the Valley as they return to school. You remember your first day of school and how excited you were to show off your new school outfits, sneakers and backpacks. I know I do. Most children don’t think twice about these necessities when they start [...]
Great opportunity for students participating in our 2016 Distribution Event! There will be a team of supervised dental students from A.T. Still University providing oral screenings, referrals, fluoride varnish application, and oral health education to the students participating in the Distribution Event. If your students would like to participate, please have their parents / guardians complete [...]
It’s that time of year! 2016 Back to School Clothing Drive 2016 Distribution event takes place July 18 – 21, 2016, at Grand Canyon University Arena. Over the course of the week-long event, more than 4,300 students in grades K-6 will descend on Grand Canyon University Arena for a day of shopping and excitement. Each day [...]
Matching Grant and Online Retail Store Reopens for Business. Improved efficiency & grant available The following program changes are effective with the 2016-2017 school fiscal year (July 1). Any schools using purchase orders remaining from the 2015-2016 school year must call the BTSCD office prior to ordering for special instructions and coupon code. Back to School [...]
Back-to-School Clothing Drive is recognized as a Qualifying Charitable Organization by the State of Arizona Department of Revenue. You can claim a dollar-for-dollar tax credit on your state taxes if you make your contribution by December 31. AND Legacy Connection, an affiliate of BHHS Legacy Foundation, will match your Arizona Charitable Tax Credit donation that youÂ designate [...]
Please join us for a very special Spring Fling event to learn more about the great work of Back to School Clothing Drive. Enjoy some wood fire oven baked pizza in the back yard of our board members Charles and Amy LaLicata. Bring a guest, friend, family, fellow volunteer and let us introduce BTSCD to them and show [...]
Join us July 15, 2015 and help welcome Kris Pickel to the KPHO CBS 5 family! She joins Sean McLaughlin as co-host of our Unlocking the Future fundraising gala. Please consider hosting a table at the event or purchasing a ticket to attend by registering here [registration is closed] or call us at 602.256.9408.