United Way of Ventura County’s Stuff the Bus drive seeks to provide essential school supplies to local students in need. Stuff the Bus will kick off on United Way’s Day of Action- Thursday June 21st and will run until Friday, July 13th. Your support not only provides essential school supplies, but also promotes learning, building self-esteem, and ensuring that our youth stay in school.

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

Host a collection site at your workplace, church or community organization. The United Way of Ventura County will provide a pop-up bus display, collection box and other collateral for promotion.

LOCATIONS TO DONATE NEW SCHOOL SUPPLIES

  • Camarillo Library
  • City of Simi Valley
  • Preuter Library in Port Hueneme
  • Simi Valley Ford
  • Simi Valley Library
  • Studio Movie Grill
  • United Way of Venture County office
  • Walmart at Centerpoint Mall in Oxnard

In-House Collection Drive- If you would like to host an in-house Stuff the Bus collection drive, please click on the button below.

Host an in-house collection drive

Become a Sponsor

You or your company can become a sponsor through monetary or an in-kind donation of more than $500.00. As a sponsor, you would have the opportunity to:

  • Place promotional materials in each backpack

  • Have a tailored sponsorship post on our social media accounts and e-newsletter

  • Be featured as a top sponsor on our website and on motivational flyers to be distributed to each recipient

Application for Recipient Agencies

If you are a representative of an organization and would like to apply to receive backpacks for your clients, you must complete a recipient agency application by July 6th, 2018. Please click the button below to begin our online application.

Recipient Agency

Thank you to our Stuff the Bus Sponsors

THANK YOU TO OUR PARTNERS WHO ARE HOSTING DRIVES WITH THEIR OWN COMMUNITIES

  • Atria Las Posas
  • Bank of America
  • Gold Coast Health Plan
  • Coldwell Banker Quality Properties
  • Monsanto
  • Montecito Bank and Trust
  • Pacific Western Bank
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Technicolor
  • Ventura County Office of Education

If you have any questions, concerns or would like to confirm your participation, please contact Britney at Britney.Carbajal@vcunitedway.org