Donate Items

What do we need?

This fall the Backpack Bash hopes to serve close to 15,000 students in El Paso County. To accomplish this, we need your help! Below is a list of items that will be used to stuff backpacks and a list of locations that are accepting donations. Please consider supporting the Backpack Bash through the donation of school supplies.

Most needed:

  • High School and Elementary School Backpacks

Priority:

  • Spiral notebook – college and wide ruled
  • 3 ring binders
  • Pens – blue/black/red
  • Pencils
  • Plastic pocket folders
  • Face masks

General:

  • Mechanical pencils
  • Colored pencils
  • Erasers
  • Highlighters
  • Rulers
  • Protractors
  • Loose-leaf college ruled paper
  • 3×5 index cards
  • Scientific/basic calculators
  • Thumb drives
  • Dry erase markers
  • Kleenex packets
  • Individual hand sanitizer
  • Sanitizer wipes

Backpack Bash 2021 Donation Drop-Off Sites

Discovery Church

4304 Austin Bluffs Pkwy, Colorado Springs, CO 80918
Drop-off Times: Monday – Thursday 9 AM – 4 PM and Sunday 8 AM – 1PM

Mountain Springs Church

7345 Adventure Way, Colorado Springs, CO 80923
Drop-off Times: Monday – Thursday 8:30AM – 4:30PM & Sunday 8AM – 12:30PM

Woodmen Valley Chapel Rockrimmon Campus

290 E Woodmen Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 90919
Drop-off Times: Monday – Thursday 9AM – 3PM

Woodmen Valley Chapel Woodmen Heights Campus

8292 Woodmen Valley View #5093, Colorado Springs, CO 80908
Drop-off Times: Monday – Thursday 9AM – 1PM

Rock Family Church

4005 Lee Vance Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80918
Drop-off Times: Monday – Thursday 9AM – 4PM and Sunday 8:30 AM – 12 PM

Scheels

1226 Interquest Pkwy, Colorado Springs, CO 80921
Drop-off Times: Monday – Friday 9:30 AM – 9 PM and Saturday 9 AM – 9 PM