Back to School Supply Drive

Back to School Supply Drive

Join us in supporting students across Collier County!

The YMCA of Collier County is proud to host a Back to School Supply Drive, with the goal of providing students in Herbert Cambridge Elementary, Golden Gate Elementary, Parkside Elementary, Manatee Elementary, and Everglades City School with the tools they need for success. From backpacks to markers and pencils, every item donated will make an impact on the lives of hundreds of children.

Recommended School Supplies:

  • Backpacks
  • Pencils (sharpened)
  • Pink erasers
  • Pencil sharpeners
  • Highlighters
  • Pens (blue or black)
  • 24 count crayons
  • Colored pencils
  • Markers
  • Glue sticks
  • Bottles of glue
  • Pencil boxes
  • Post it notes
  • Expo (dry erase) markers
  • Blunt tip scissors
  • Black & white wide-ruled composition notebooks
  • Plastic colored folders with pockets
  • Wide-ruled notebook paper

How to Donate:

To donate, drop-off supplies at either YMCA of Collier County campus location:

North Campus (Naples): 5450 YMCA Road; Naples FL 34109

South Campus (Marco): 101 Sand Hill St; Marco Island FL 34145

This Back to School Supply Drive is an opportunity for everyone in our community—from parents and educators to businesses and volunteers—to come together and support local students as they embark on their new school year. Let’s join forces and lend a helping hand by donating school supplies today!