Be an Advocate
Our donors are some of our best advocates, and your passion for our mission engages new donors. When you talk about our community, be sure to talk about School on Wheels and how we can band together to break the cycle of homelessness through education! For information that you can use while you are out in the community, please check out our advocacy resources.
Shop for School on Wheels
If you choose School on Wheels Corp. as your charity of choice on Amazon Smile, we get .5% back on every purchase. It’s a win-win! Get your account set up today!
If you shop at Kroger, make sure to support School on Wheels by choosing us when you enroll in the Kroger Community Rewards program! Every time you shop, swipe your Kroger Plus card and our programs receive a portion of the proceeds. Enrolling is easy – go to Kroger Community Rewards to get started. Make sure you have your Kroger Plus card on hand, and search for us using our name, School on Wheels, or our organization number, 66739!
You can also support School on Wheels while you shop online! Make sure to check out our Fundsponge page to see if those retailers are willing to give a portion of your purchase price to benefit our students!
School uniforms, after school snacks and books are all items on our rotating list of needs. These supplies help ensure our students are prepared for each school day and that they are rewarded for their work in tutoring. For a current list of what items we need most, please visit our Amazon wish list. Don’t forget to shop through Smile! If you would like to hold a donation drive to benefit our students, please call our office at 317-202-9100, send us an email or fill out our event form.
Donate Your Birthday
You can donate your birthday or any other holiday to School on Wheels. Instead of receiving presents you don’t really want or need, you can ask your family and friends to give to School on Wheels instead. Cash donations and school supplies from our Amazon wishlist equip the children we serve to succeed academically. Let us know what you are planning by filling out our event form. For more information, contact Amber Ewing, Director of Development.
Set a fundraising goal and challenge your friends, family, colleagues or even your favorite businesses to help you achieve it! We can do more with the support of our networks so ask them to join in the fun, whether it’s individuals raising money and collecting supplies or a restaurant or other business sharing proceeds raised during a School on Wheels benefit. Download our advocacy resources so you have all the details about School on Wheels’ needs and impact. Let us know what you’re planning by filling out our event form so we can offer you all the support you need to reach your goal!
Employer Matching Gift
Does your employer have a matching gift program?
If so, when you make a gift to School on Wheels your support can go even further. When you make a donation, be sure to let your employer know so your gift can be doubled.
Have questions? Contact Director of Development, Amber Ewing.