The school year will be starting soon, and the kids in Cedar Valley Friends of the Family shelter and housing programs need help to be ready. You can make their year a success by donating the supplies listed below - or donating money or gift cards so we can purchase miscellaneous items.

Items Needed:
***Supplies in bold are needed most***
  • Notebooks (wide and college ruled)
  • Loose Leaf Paper (wide and college ruled)
  • Composition Notebooks
  • 2-pocket Folders (with or without tangs)
  • Scissors (blunt, pointed, and left-handed)
  • Large erasers
  • Pencil box or bag
  • Black pens
  • Blue pens
  • Red pens
  • Pencil sharpeners
  • Ruler
  • 4 oz Glue Bottle
  • Glue Sticks
  • Washable wide markers
  • Fine markers
  • Colored pencils (12 ct.)
  • Index cards (ruled and unruled)
  • Basic calculator
  • Scientific calculator
  • Compass/protractor set
  • Flash drive
  • Small backpacks
  • Large backpacks
  • Highlighters
  • Gift cards to purchase miscellaneous supplies

How to Donate

You can donate any of the supplies by dropping them off at one of their offices.
Waverly - Drop off on Mondays from 8 AM to 4:30 PM, Tuesdays 9 AM to 12 PM, or Thursdays 1 PM to 4:00 PM.
For Waterloo(2101 Kimball Avenue, Suite #314), Cedar Rapids, or Dubuque, please call or email Makaila (319-352-1108 ext. 109 · to coordinate a time.

The Cedar Valley Friends of the Family provides safe shelter, confidential services and housing assistance to individuals in crisis due to homelessness, domestic violence and sexual assault.

Cedar Valley Friends of the Family