Tools for School

**Update: Due to COVID-19 safety precautions, school supply distribution will be done by appointment only.

 Please call the Salvation Army on July 27-31 to set up your appointment time for the week of August 3-7. 

765-742-0006 Extension 5 to make an appointment.

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News 18 is again proud to support the Salvation Army in Lafayette for the Annual Tools For School program. Thanks to our sponsors and the generosity of the community, we helped raise thousands of items for thousands of students throughout the years.

The collection will begin on July 13 and end on July 24.

Using the list below, you can make donations of those items at drop boxes at sponsor's locations.

Update: Distribution will be by appointment only. Please call the Salvation Army on July 27-31 to set up your appointment time for the week of August 3-7. 765-742-0006 Extension 5 to make an appointment

Tools for School Supply List

New Backpacks for Students of All Ages

  • Crayola Crayons 24 Count
  • Disinfecting Wipes
  • Glue Sticks (Not Bottles)
  • Pencil Box
  • Pencils (yellow)
  • Tissues
  • Ziplock Bags (Gallon Size)
  • Dry Erase
  • Erasers (Pink Pearl)
  • Spiral Notebooks
  • Earbuds
  • Headphones
  • Pens (Black/Blue)
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Folders Pocket Paper
  • Composition Notebooks
  • Notebook Paper Wide
  • Backpacks
  • Colored Pencils
  • Highlighters (Yellow)
  • Ziplock Bags (Sandwich Size)
  • Scissors
  • Pencil Pouch 3 Hole
  • Subject DividersBaby Wipes
  • Binder 1”
  • Binder 1 1/2”

*Clothing will not be accepted this year.


Drop Off Locations

Dog N Suds
601 Sagamore Pkwy S
Lafayette, IN 47905
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401 Sagamore Pkwy W
West Lafayette, IN 47906
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Payless Locations

Payless on Greenbush
2200 Greenbush St
Lafayette, IN 47904
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Beck Lane Payless
65 Beck Ln
Lafayette, IN 47909
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W. Lafayette Payless
1032 Sagamore Pkwy W
West Lafayette, IN 47906
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Maple Point Payless
2513 Maple Point Dr
Lafayette, IN 47905
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