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School Supply Drive 2023

By July 20, 2023August 31st, 2023Blog

Students and families served by Spurwink need your help to start the 2023-24 school year off right! Spurwink is now receiving school supply donations and gift cards to local stores such as Staples, Target, Walmart, Renys, or others to help enable families to meet their specific needs.

Help us reach our goal of raising $2,000 in gift cards by September 15, 2023!

Drop off donations to Spurwink at 901 Washington Ave, Suite 100, Portland, ME 04103 or donate online by scrolling down and mention the school supply drive. Contact Solstice Saliba at for more information.

Examples of Items needed (Gift cards and online donations preferred):

  • GIFT CARDS (Target, Walmart, Staples, Renys, etc.)
  • Finger Paint
  • Craft Supplies: googly eyes, pom- poms, feathers, beads, pipe cleaners, tissue paper, etc.
  • Gallons of Glue (for pre-school)
  • Tempera Paint
  • Tissues
  • Fidget Toys
  • Coloring Books
  • Ear Buds
  • Paper Towels
  • Construction Paper
  • Markers
  • Tape
  • Dry Erase Markers
  • Erasers
  • Colored Pencils
  • Backpacks
  • Cleaning Wipes
  • Highlighters
  • Glue Sticks
  • Composition & Spiral Notebooks (Wide/School Ruled)
  • Pencil Pouches and Boxes
  • Tab Dividers
  • Rulers (no metal edge)
  • Binders
  • Pencil Sharpeners

Online Donation Form

Thank you for considering helping! For More information, please contact Solstice at