Pencil Boy
by Pencil Boy
July 1, 2019

Back-to-School Drive Events 2019

Help more than 200,000 local children start the 2019-2020 school year with the supplies to succeed. Be a part of Central Florida’s largest school supply drive today!

You can join the movement by collecting supplies, making a gift, and supporting students through the following community events and drives:

July 15 – September 1: Shop AmazonSmile for your Back-to-School needs, select “A Gift For Teaching Inc” as your charity of choice, and Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase back. You can also find our Back-to-School Drive Top 5 Essentials Charity Wish List to send supplies directly to our Free Teacher Supply Store!

July 15 – September 1: Label your donation and drop off the school supplies at your local Addition Financial branch

August 5 – September 1: Receive a special coupon at Ace Cafe Orlando when you stop by and donate school supplies

July 1 – August 31: “Round up” your bill to the nearest dollar at Tijuana Flats to support local teachers and their students in need

August 1 – 31: Become a “Fanatic” for Track Shack’s Running Series through August 17th and $1 of every registration will be donated to enrich the lives of local students as well as all collected school supplies through August 31st

August 8, 13, 18, and 25: Drop off your donations at Enzian Theater during any of these screenings: 08/08 Popcorn Flicks in the Park: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, 08/13 Cult Classics: The Spongebob Squarepants Movie, 08/18 Special Programs: A Boy Named Charlie Brown, and 08/25 Peanut Butter Matinee Family Film: Lassie Come Home

August 20: On this local Impact Day, 10% of sales and all collected school supplies at Lucky’s Market Vineland location will be donated to support teachers at A Gift For Teaching

August 15: All day Back-to-School Drive Telethon on WKMG News 6

August 1 – 15: Receive 10% off your purchase at Ben & Jerry’s when you donate supplies

July 31 – August 11: Give $5 or more to “Tools for Back to School” at Publix for a free reusable bag. Donations will convert to truckloads of new supplies for students!

August 2 + 3: Mention “A Gift For Teaching” when shopping at Bloomingdale’s at The Mall at Millenia to donate 10% of your purchase with a special Back-to-School Fashion Show on August 2nd at 1pm

July 1 – July 30: Receive a 1-Hour Game Card at Andretti Indoor Karting & Games for bringing school supply donations

July 15 + 16: Shop Amazon Prime Day through AmazonSmile, select A Gift For Teaching as your charity of choice, and a portion of the purchase price will be donated to support local education

Join the conversation on social media with #b2sdrive @AGiftForTeaching


Our Partners

  • OCPS
  • Disney
  • KINF
  • A Gift For Teaching of Osceola County