Family Day of Service: Back to School Drive!

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time



Assistance League Theatre

1367 North Saint Andrews Place

Los Angeles, CA 90028

View Map

Event description


Help Assistance League of Los Angeles prepare for thousands of low-income children to go back to school in the fall! Event activities include:

  • School Supply and Book Drive for 2,500 children who will be served in our programs

  • Sorting and labelling stations

  • Various arts & crafts projects

This FREE event is a unique opportunity for local families to volunteer together and provide resources to children in need. Our goal is to collect at least 2,500 books and 1,000 school supplies.

ALL ages, families, groups and individuals are welcome with advance registration!

SPACE IS LIMITED! Registration closes on Wednesday, June 5.


Seeking NEW or VERY GENTLY used book donations for infant to young adults such as:

  • Early reader books for infants to 2nd graders (pictures)

  • Bilingual books for preschoolers to high schoolers (Spanish/English)

  • Chapter books for 3rd to 5th graders (Multi-cultural)

  • Leisure reading books for high schoolers


Seeking NEW donations for elementary to high schoolers such as:

  • Crayons

  • Rulers

  • Colored Paper

  • Spiral Notebooks (please, no 3-ring binders)

  • Pencils

  • Erasers

  • Wide-ruled notebook paper

  • Colored pencils

  • Glue sticks

  • Index cards

  • Educational workbooks like Brain Teasers, First Word Readers, etc.

  • Gift Cards to stores like Target, Walmart, Amazon, Office Depot, Staples, Dollar Tree, Oriental Trading Company or Lakeshore Learning Center, etc.

Click here for a detailed wishlist by program.

To coordinate book or school supply donations for our Family Day of Service event, please contact us at or (323)469-1973. All book and supply donations will receive an in-kind receipt.

For general event questions, please contact Kai Tramiel, Director of Membership and Community Outreach, at or call 323-545-4847.

If you are a company interested in event sponsorship opportunities or corporate volunteering, please contact Allie Fernandez, Director of Development, at or call 323-545-4848.


For 100 years, Assistance League of Los Angeles has worked to improve the lives of underserved, foster, and homeless children in our community. From providing a week’s worth of school clothes to children in need, to producing live musical theater for low-income students, the League’s member volunteers improve the lives of 22,000 children annually.

Share with friends

Date and Time


Assistance League Theatre

1367 North Saint Andrews Place

Los Angeles, CA 90028

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved