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We Care Campaign: Make a Difference

care Celebrate the season by giving back!

Virtual Goods Drive
November 23 - December 18

Care Package Drive
November 30 - December 4

Food Drive
December 7 - 11

During this difficult time, so many families in our community are struggling. D63's We Care Campaign is designed to help.

Virtual Goods Drive benefiting Niles Family Services
Monday, November 23 - Friday, December 18

Support this important community partner - and the people it serves - without leaving home! Visit our Your Give Goods We Care Pagechoose the items you'd like to donate, and pay online!

Care Package Drive
Monday, November 30 - Friday, December 4
7 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Help us create care packages for D63 students in need. Check out the list of items below and donate, if you can, NEW, unwrapped items to:

Family Resource Center
9000 Capitol Drive
Des Plaines

 There will be donation bins in the building vestibule or, if you prefer, you may use your favorite vendor (Amazon, Walmart) and have items shipped directly. Either option is quick, convenient, and contactless!

Items needed (NEW and unwrapped only, please):

Personal Care:

  • Tootbrush/paste
  • Hair ties/brush
  • Chapstick
  • Mini lotion bottle
  • Hand sanitizer

Warm & Comfy:

  • Fleece blanket
  • Hat
  • Gloves/mittens
  • Socks

Treats:

  • Granola bars
  • Hot chocolate mix
  • Snacks
  • Juice boxes

For the Mind:

  • Sketch books
  • Coloring books
  • Children's books
  • Puzzles
  • Playing cards

 

Food Drive
Monday, December 7 - Friday, December 11
Schools: 6 a.m. - 6 p.m.
FRC: 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Drop your non-perishable food donation off in any school building vestibule - or the FRC - and we'll donate all of it to local food pantries.

 

Thank you for your support! Questions? Call 847.827.4137 or email expandedlearning@emsd63.org.