First Day Project
Coordinating Quad City Area School Supply Drives
Saturday, July 21, 2012
ILLINOIS: Coal Valley, Colona, East Moline, Milan, Moline, Rock Island & Silvis
Saturday, August 4, 2012
IOWA: Bettendorf, Blue Grass, Buffalo, Davenport, LeClaire, Moscow, Pleasant Valley, Walcott & Wilton
Your donation will make a BIG difference in a student’s first day of school!
1. Place school supplies in a bag near your mail box.
2. Your letter carrier will pick up the supplies. Schools will distribute the supplies to students in need.
3. Your donation will make a BIG difference in a student’s first day of school!
Donations can also be dropped off at Moline and Davenport Carpetland USA locations or at WQAD News 8 studios.
Please write your check to the First Day Project c/o the Community Foundation of the Great River Bend, 852 Middle Rd., Suite 100, Bettendorf, IA 52722. If you would like your donation designated for a particular school district, please note on check.
Donate Online: Go to http://www.cfgrb.org and click on “donate now.”
Dry Erase Markers
QC Area McDonald’s Pack-the-Bus Events
1800 36th Avenue, Moline, IL 61244
727 42nd Avenue, East Moline, IL 61244
Two restaurants will collect supplies July 16 – July 20
852 Middle Road, Bettendorf, IA 52722
5002 Welcome Way, Davenport, IA 52806
Two restaurants will collect supplies July 30 – August 3
WalMart Stuff-the-Bus Events
Saturday, July 28 – 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
1601 18th St., Silvis
3930 44th Ave. Dr., Moline
5811 Elmore Ave., Davenport
3101 West Kimberly, Davenport