It's true! Summer's already drawing to a close, and all over Oakland kids are getting ready for school.
Can you volunteer your help or donate supplies?
The Oakland Ed Fund is recruiting volunteers who can help onsite at schools with special projects on August 19, 20, or 21st. They are also accepting donations towards classroom school supplies. http://www.oaklandedfund.org/bts-volunteer
Do you need supplies?
These backpack giveaways each have different sign up details, and pre-registration may not be a guarantee you will receive supplies, so please review information carefully.
Our Youth Matter, Inc. Saturday August 15th, Rainbow Rec Center. Online registration indicates they may be sold out for giveaways, but they are still accepting donations: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/8th-annual-back-to-school-bash-registration-17451828890
Oakland Lives Matter, Saturday August 22 at San Antonio Park. For details contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 510-610-1718
Oakland Natives Give Back, Saturday August 22nd, 9am-3pm, Oakland City Hall, Pre-registration is required, as well as attedance at this full-day celebration. Read full details at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/8th-annual-attend-achieve-b2sr-2015-tickets-17753895379.