Our 2016-2017 Charity – School on Wheels!

School on Wheels is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping homeless children in Massachusetts receive an education.

 

Details:

  • Offer support from kindergarten to college
  • People they help live in temporary housing (renovated nursing homes with 1 room for entire families to live, motels, camp)
  • There are 6,000 unaccompanied youth in Massachusetts
  • Average age of a homeless person in Massachusetts- 8 years old (37,000-50,000 of them)

What they need

  • Number one priority — CASH
  • NEW school supplies and backpacks
    • Pencils, pencil cases, loose-leaf paper
    • Younger students – craft materials: crayons, colored pencils, markers, etc.
    • Older students – scientific calculators, notebooks, etc.

 

Let’s join together and help bring the joy of education into every child’s life!

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