Special Events

Saturday, July 29th

Help us support the Backpack Coalition of Waukesha County!

Fill the Bus - 9am-2:30pm

Drop off your school supply donations between 9am-2:30pm in the Good Harvest Market parking lot.  There will be a school bus on site ready to take your donations.

Round Up Day - All day

To continue your support, all customers will have the option to round up their grocery bill.  Proceeds from the  round up will be donated to the Backpack Coalition. 

Supplies Needed

There is a long list of supplies in demand for the school year.  You can grab a list from the Customer Service desk in store to take shopping with you.  

The Backpack Coalition is asking for the following supplies:

  • Pens (red, blue, black)
  • Pencils (#2 or mechanical)
  • Markers (thick)
  • Post-it Notes (3x3)
  • Highlighters
  • Dry Erase Markers
  • Protractors
  • Crayola Crayons
  • Pink Erasers
  • Pencil Bags or Box
  • Glue Sticks
  • Sharpies
  • 3x5 Note Cards
  • 1 inch Binders
  • Paper – loose leaf, wide
  • Note Books (1 or 3 Subject)
  • Composition Notebook
  • Backpacks
  • Binder Dividers (8)
  • Colored Pencils (12 count)
  • Rulers
  • Folders (plastic)
  • Scissors
  • Water Color Paint Set\

Any donations are greatly appreciated! 


Backpack Coalition, which has been led by United Way since 2014, is committed to providing backpacks and school supplies to students with financial constraints, helping ensure they succeed in school.

Each year the coalition distributes approximately 3,000 backpacks with grade appropriate school supplies to students in grades K-12.

Learn more at their website here