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Students experiencing housing instability want to succeed in school, but it’s hard to thrive without basic supplies. Help us give young people the resources they need to achieve their academic goals.

New School Supplies Needed:
Pocket Folders for all ages
Scientific/Graphing Calculators (gently used ok)
Tab Dividers
Protractors
Post-Its
Scissors (Blunt and Pointed)
Pencil Boxes and Pencil Bags
Glue (Bottles and stick)
Wide-Rule loose leaf paper
Composition Notebooks (wide & college ruled)
Colored Pencils
Crayons
Highlighters
Rulers
Pink Erasers
Red Pens
Pencil Sharpeners
Washable Markers
Backpacks for all ages (especially those with laptop compartments for older students)

Dates for the School Supply Drive:
The drive starts on Tuesday, July 27th, and ends Friday, September 3rd.

Drop Off Instructions:

  • You can drop items off at the WISD’s Teaching and Learning Center at 1819 S Wagner Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48106 (M-F) from 9am-3pm.  Drop offs will occur in the front vestibule.
  • You can also drop off items at Ozone House’s main location at 1600 N Huron River Drive, Ypsilanti, MI 48197 (M-F) from 9am-4pm. Drop offs will occur in the vestibule inside the first Purple Door.

The Education Project is a partnership between Ozone House and the Washtenaw Intermediate School District (WISD) to ensure students experiencing homelessness and temporary living situations enroll, regularly attend, and succeed in school. 

  • Cash and Check donations can be mailed to Ozone House ATTN: Education Project at 1600 N Huron River Drive Ypsilanti, MI 48197 or to the WISD at 1819 S. Wagner Road P.O. Box 1406 Ann Arbor, MI 48106-1406.
    *Please put EPHY in the memo line.
  • Credit Card donations can be made online at ozonehouse.org/donate-now/
    *Select My Donation is for The Education Project