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Important Dates

SAVE THE DATES: Back-to-School Drive

If you are a current Drive Leader or intrested in leading a drive, you should have received an email announcing the opening of registration.  If you did not, click here to register.

Please contact Vicki Stairs at Driveleader@familygivingtree.org if you have any questions.



April 3rd - Drive Leader Registration opens 



June 5th - July 29th - Books for Backpacks Campaign - click here for more information

June 6th - Books for Backpacks Campaign Kick-off Event - Books Inc., 2712 Augustine Drive, Santa Clara  @ 5:30 PM  Come join us for an evening of reading with local children's author Tom McCanna

June 13th - Back-to-School Drive - Registered Drive Leaders South Bay Kick-off Event 11:00 AM-1:30 PM   RSVP only

June 14th - Back-to-School Drive - Registered Drive Leaders San Francisco & Peninsula Kick-off Event 11:00 AM-12:30 PM   RSVP only

June 14th - Warehouse Volunteer Registration for Drive Leaders opens @ 8:00 AM - click here to register

June 15th - Back-to-School Drive - Registered Drive Leaders East Bay Kick-off Event   11:00 AM-1:30 PM RSVP only



July 3rd - Warehouse Volunteer Registration opens for members of the public @ 8:00 AM

July 28th - Warehouse Opens - 394 W. Caribbean Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94089 (see calendar)

July 29th - United Way Warehouse Event - Invitation only

July 29th - Last day to accept books for the Books for Backpacks Campaign



August 1st - Suppy-filled backpacks are due at the warehouse

August 1st - Suppy-filled backpacks are due.  Three drop-off locations:

    South Bay Area
    Warehouse, 394 W. Caribbean Dr., Sunnyvale 94089 (Time TBA)

    San Francisco Area
    Arriba Juntos, 1850 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94103 (Time TBA)

    East Bay Area
    3 Crosses Church, 20600 John Dr., Castro Valley, CA 94546 (Time TBA

August 4th - Recipient School and Agency pick-ups begin

August 7th - Last day to drop-off backpacks and school supplies for the Back-to-School Drive

Drive Leader Appreciation event - location TBD