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AACRAO Gives: School on Wheels

Join us in giving to School on Wheels

We have a moral obligation to have a positive impact on the communities in which we work, gather, and live. We are committed to giving back and contributing to these communities where and when we can. Learn more about how AACRAO Gives.

25th Anniversary - School on Wheels logo Final 2018
What does School on Wheels provide?
  • Free year-round one-on-one tutoring for children in grades K-12
  • Free backpacks and school supplies
  • Scholarship programs
 Who does School on Wheels serve?
  • Children living in motels, hotels, shelters, transitional housing, group foster homes, vehicles and on the street
  • Tutoring in seven major regions in Southern California including Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Orange and Ventura counties
How can #AACRAO19 Attendees help?

Every child School on Wheels serves receives a new backpack filled with school supplies. Review the shopping list and bring items to donate to the School on Wheels backpack initiative. Representatives will be on site Wednesday, April 3, to collect the donations.

School on Wheels logoShopping List*

  • Backpacks
  • Highlighters
  • Pencil cases
  • Crayons
  • Markers
  • Colored pencils
  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Pencil sharpeners
  • Binders
  • Erasers
  • Homework folders
  • Flash cards
  • Notebooks
  • Gel pens
  • Laptops (2009 and newer)
  • Mini staplers
  • Staples
  • Mechanical pencils and lead
  • Scientific & graphing calculators (preferably solar)
  • 3-ring ruled paper (college-rule)
  • Book covers
  • Subject dividers
  • Arts & crafts materials
  • 3 x 5 Note cards
  • Gift cards (Amazon, Target, and Starbucks)
  • Academic planners
  • Math and English (reading and writing) learning props
  • Math Flash Cards

Questions? Email

*Only accepting NEW backpacks, school supplies, and books