Every year it costs families between $60 and $100 to purchase school supplies for each child attending school in Natrona County.

The Casper area Education Foundation and the Salvation Army are asking for your help in supporting students in need during our 'Stuff the Bus' school supply fundraiser.

'Stuff the Bus' is a community wide school supply drive that will benefit many families in Natrona County and students in need in our area.

Join us for a live broadcast on Monday, August 15th out front of Wal-Mart East from 3-5p to show your support.

Donations of school supplies, like #2 pencils, notebook paper, markers and more.  You can pick up a supply list for any school at local area stores.  When you're shopping, just grab a few items to donate and drop them off at area drop off locations (Platte Valley Bank, Reliant FCU, Foxhill Apts, Keefe's Flowers, Sunstations Tanning Salon and the NC School Dist Central Office.

Needed supplies every year include (list is not comprehensive):

  • #2 Pencils
  • Crayons (24 Count)
  • Highlighters
  • Sharpies
  • Colored Pencils
  • Supply boxes
  • Markers
  • Dry Erase Markers
  • Blue and Black Pens
  • Red Pens
  • Erasers
  • Glue Sticks
  • Safety Scissors
  • Wide-Rule/College-Ruled Notebook Paper
  • Spiral Notebooks
  • Composition Notebooks
  • Pocket Folders

The final opportunity to donate will be at our live broadcast location on Monday, Aug. 15th.  Cash and Check donations will also be accepted in person as well as online at - casperedfoundation.org.

If you are in need of assistance in acquiring school supplies for your kids, please contact a case worker at the Salvation Army.

'Stuff the Bus' is a project of the Casper Area Education Foundation in Partnership with the Salvation Army.