2022 Goal: 7,000 Filled Backpacks
Donate by clicking the button below!
Or to donate via check, mail to:
United Way Pledge Processing
PO Box 88988
Milwaukee, WI 53288-8988
Payable to: United Way Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County
NOTE: Please add to your check memo line, "Backpack Coalition Restricted Fund"
Run a Backpack Supply Collection Drive
Hosting a supply drive is fun, plus we help make it easy.
Get Started Here!
Download the Backpack Coalition Drive Toolkit that includes a flyer, progress sheet, and more.
Contact Lori Hayes at 414.837.3639 or email to learn more about running a backpack supply collection drive.
Individual Donations of Supplies
Join our efforts and deliver new school supplies to any of the following community sites:
United Way Sites (Mon-Thu 9:00pm-3:00pm, Fri 9:00am-12:00pm)
Milwaukee Office: 225 West Vine Street
Waukesha Office: 2717 N Grandview Blvd, Suite 102
Special Event - Fill the Bus - Saturday, July 16, 2022 (9:00am - 3:00pm)
Walmart Supercenter - Waukesha: 2000 S West Ave
Walmart Supercenter - New Berlin: 15205 W Greenfield Ave