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 if you have any questions.

We will post more detailed information as soon as it becomes available, but for now here is a general Drive schedule.



April 3rd - Drive Leader Registration opens 



June 13th - Kick-Off Event South Bay - Family Giving Tree office, 606 Valley Way, Milpitas, CA 95035

June 14th - Kick-Off Event East bay - 3 Crosses - 20600 John Dr, Castro Valley, CA 94546

June 14th - Warehouse Volunteer Registration for Drive Leaders opens

June 15th - Kick-Off Event San Francisco - location TBD  

We are currently looking for a San Francisco location.  Please let us know if your company would consider hosting us.


July 3rd - Warehouse Volunteer Registration opens for members of the public

July 28th - Warehouse Opens

July 29th - United Way Warehouse Event



August 1st - Backpacks are due

August 4th - School/Agency pick-ups begin

August 7th - Last day to drop-off

Drive Leader Appreciation event - location TBD