Stuff the Bus

IN January 2017, Altrusa International of Gainesville and United Way of North Central Florida will be collecting school supplies and gift card donations to provide homeless school children in Alachua County with school supplies, clothing, shoes and food.  The collection of donations this year is mid year to meet continuing needs for the remainder of the school year.


Stuff the Bus 2015

Altrusa International of Gainesville, in partnership with United Way of North Central Florida, Stuffed  the Bus in Gainesville on October10. Thanks to everyone who donated items or time. With your help we collected:

$650 in New School Supplies
$657 in Personal Hygiene Items
$838 in Food Items for the Backpack Program
$1003 In Checks, Cash, & Gift Cards
$2500 from Altrusa Foundation

Thanks to our many sponsors: Altrusa International of Gainesville, United Way of North Central Florida, Publix at Butler Plaza East and Esplanade. We would also like to thank Gainesville Health & Fitness,  Regions Banks in Ocala and Gainesville, and Holy Trinity Episcopal Church for allowing collection boxes to be placed in their facilities. 

 Stuff the Bus 2015(.pdf)

Press Release (.pdf)

For more information, contact 352-284-0328.

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