Care Center Backpack Drive

Backpack Drive


We're doing a backpack drive August 1-8. 🗓️😀☀️ More details coming soon!

Send me an email reminder later with more info.

Backpack Drive

Sunday, August 1 & 8 | 9 a.m.-1 p.m. | Willow South Barrington Lobby

  • Drop off items during our church services in the lobby August 1 and August 8.
  • Between services, anyone can drop off donations near the Care Center pick up lane July 25-August 8. 



Supply List

Here's the list of supplies we're collecting with your help!

  • Writing Utensils: #2 pencils, pens (black, blue, red), crayons, colored pencils, markers, dry erase markers, highlighters
  • Tools: Scissors, protractor, glue stick/bottle, pencil sharpener, erasers
  • Paper: Spiral notebooks, three-ring binders, 3" x 5" index cards (ruled), notebook paper (wide-ruled), two-pocket folders
  • Supplies: Sanitizing wipes, tissue paper, reusable water bottles, backpacks

Flyer coming soon 



Backpack Bash!

August 10-14 | Hours Vary | Mobile Locations and Care Center

  • The Backpack Bash is our fun way to connect with the community and distribute the backpacks and school supplies!
  • We'll have mini pop-up shops full of free backpacks, school supplies, and haircuts.
  • Plus, we'll have music, food, outfit shopping, and fun!


---> Check out Bash Flyer & Event Details!! <--


At our Mobile locations

Saturday, August 7 for School District 59 in Des Plaines

Wednesday, August 11 at Helen Keller Junior High School

Friday, August 13 at Algonquin Apartments


At the Care Center:

Tuesday, Aug 10, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

Wednesday, August 11, 6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 12, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

Saturday, August 14, 8 a.m.–10 a.m.