Corporate Supporters & Community Partners

Whether it’s through monetary gifts, in-kind donations, or volunteering, School on Wheels can individualize partnerships to meet the goals of corporate donors and community organizations while also meeting our mission of providing educational assistance to children experiencing homelessness. If your organization is interested in getting involved with School on Wheels please contact us at partnerships@schoolonwheels.org.


Student Wish List

Every child that we serve receives a NEW backpack filled with school supplies.

Interested in running a supply drive or need more information about how to donate items? Learn more here.


  • Backpacks
  • Highlighters
  • Pencil cases
  • Crayons and markers
  • Books
  • Science kits, puzzles, and games
  • Colored pencils
  • Pens
  • Pencil sharpeners
  • Binders
  • Erasers
  • Homework folders
  • Flash cards
  • Notebooks
  • Gel pens
  • Laptops and iPads(2009 and newer)
  • Clipboards
  • Mini staplers
  • Staples
  • Mechanical pencils and lead
  • Earphones
  • Laptop cases
  • Math Flash Cards
  • 3-ring ruled paper (college-rule)
  • Book covers
  • Subject dividers
  • Arts & crafts materials
  • Scientific & graphing calculators (preferably solar)
  • 3 x 5 Note cards
  • Amazon gift cards
  • Target gift cards
  • Starbucks gift cards
  • Academic planners
  • Math and English (reading and writing) learning props
  • Backpacks
  • Highlighters
  • Pencil cases
  • Crayons and markers
  • Books
  • Science kits, puzzles, and games
  • Colored pencils
  • Pens
  • Pencil sharpeners
  • Binders
  • Erasers
  • Homework folders
  • Flash cards
  • Notebooks
  • Gel pens
  • Laptops and iPads(2009 and newer)
  • Clipboards
  • Mini staplers
  • Staples
  • Mechanical pencils and lead
  • Earphones
  • Laptop cases
  • Math Flash Cards
  • 3-ring ruled paper (college-rule)
  • Book covers
  • Subject dividers
  • Arts & crafts materials
  • Scientific & graphing calculators (preferably solar)
  • 3 x 5 Note cards
  • Amazon gift cards
  • Target gift cards
  • Starbucks gift cards
  • Academic planners
  • Math and English (reading and writing) learning props

Ways to Donate

Donate Online

Make your gift online today through our secure form above.

Paypal

Make your gift using your Paypal account.

Planned Giving

Consider making us part of your trust, bequest, or endowment. Please email Catherine Meek at contact [at] schoolonwheels.org.

Pledges

Make ongoing gifts over a period of months or years. Monthly donations can be made online via credit card by selecting a Donation Frequency.

Employer Matching

Many companies will match the gifts of employees, their spouses and retired employees. Ask HR or the benefits office at your workplace for more information.

Tributes & Memorials

Give in memory or in honor of a loved one. Those honored will receive a personalized message from us. Fill out the dedication section on our donation form.

Shop with eScrip

eScrip works with merchant partners to contribute to groups like ours each time you shop – at no cost to you! Click “Sign Up” to register your grocery cards and debit/credit cards. Group ID # 500001892.

Use GoodSearch.com as your home page

Search the internet with GoodSearch and designate School on Wheels (Ventura, CA) as your charity of choice.

Start a Facebook Fundraiser

All funds raised via Facebook go directly to School on Wheels with no transaction fees. Create a Facebook Fundraiser today.

Join iGive.com to support School on Wheels

IGive.com gives a donation every time you shop at any of their 927 participating stores at no additional cost to you. Install it as a browser add-on and search for School on Wheels.

Find AmazonSmile Items Online

Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice (hopefully School on Wheels!)


We are so grateful to the many foundations, organizations and individuals who make it possible for us to help children living in shelters, motels, vehicles, group homes, and on the streets of Southern California

Please consider becoming a School on Wheels Bus Buddy by making a recurring donation.

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