Time to start thinking about how you can help our 1,000 low-income kids be ready!
Yes, summer vacation has only just started ... but UCM's annual
Back to School Campaign for the Fall is open and ready!
Many thanks for the donations that are already coming in and to the organizations who are hosting collection drives!
You can also drop off your donations at these partner organizations during business hours:
The Physical Therapy Zone in Old Town Alexandria, and
Duke St. Speedy Lube.
For our campaign flyer (pdf),
Here's how you can help:
Host a Collection Drive. Collect backpacks or funds to purchase school supplies.
Donate Funds to UCM.
Donate now online and designate "School."
Donate Backpacks. Purchase new backpacks from the store of your choice -- or shop online at our
UCM Back to School Amazon Wish List.
To sign up to volunteer in August:
click here for our SignUp Genius site.
Donations are needed no later than Wednesday, August 6.
For questions or for a flyer to customize for your group's collection drive, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanks for caring! Learn more about UCM and how you can help neighbors in need at