As a community, we can help the Austin Children’s Shelter by gathering new school supplies and donating at one of the drop off locations. The school supplies collected will help a child and/or teenager in need and make a big difference in their school year.
Donations accepted from Friday, August 9th until Sunday, September 8th.
List of Suggest Supplies Needed:
• USB Flash Drives
• Folders with Brads
• Construction Paper
• Non-Spiral Notebooks
• Loose-leaf Paper
• New Backpacks appropriate for teenagers
Drop Off Locations (Collection Bins are at each location listed)
The Wal-Mart Super Center: 9300 S. Interstate 35 Ste. B, Austin TX 78748 | (512) 292-6973 | Open 24 hours
Factory Mattress Southpark - Austin: 9900 S I H 35 #200 Austin, TX 78748 | 512-292-0233 |Mon-Sat 10am-8pm, Sun 12-6pm
Factory Mattress Southwest - Austin: 5601 Brodie Ln., Suite 1400 Austin, TX 78745 | 512-892-6149 (Phone) | Mon-Sat 10am-8pm, Sun 12-6pm
Factory Mattress Lakeway - Austin: 14360 Falcon Head Blvd., Suite 100 Austin, TX 78738 | 512-263-9666 (Phone) | Mon-Sat 10am-8pm, Sun 12-6pm
Factory Mattress Northwest - Austin: 13945 Highway 183 North Austin, TX 78717 (512) 331-3888 (Phone)
Factory Mattress Round Rock - Austin: 201 University Oak Blvd., Suite 1260 Round Rock, TX 78664 | 512-246-2337 (Phone) | Mon-Sat 10am-8pm, Sun 12-6pm
Factory Mattress Lakeline - Austin: 14028 N US 183 Austin, TX 78717 | 512-834-6464 (Phone) | Mon-Sat 10am-8pm, Sun 12-6pm
Long Motors: 5701 N I-35 Austin, TX 78723 | (512) 467-0400 | Mon-Sat 9:00am to 6:00pm
Long Motors: 4802 South Congress Avenue Austin, TX 78745 | (512) 326-3030 | Mon-Sat 9:00am to 6:00pm
Long Motors: 1200 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX | (512) 320-4500 | Mon-Sat 9:00am to 6:00pm
Long Motors: 8645 Research Blvd, Austin, TX | (512) 833-6030 | Mon-Sat 9:00am to 6:00pm
Long Motors: 6940 S I H 35, Austin, TX | (512) 382-9990 | Mon-Sat 9:00am to 6:00pm
Personique: Barton Creek Mall 2901 S Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin, TX 78746 | M-F 8:30am to 5:30pm
Big thank you to our sponsors: The Wal-Mart Super Center (off Slaughter Ln), Factory Mattress, Long Motors & Personique
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